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Boys basketball finishes fourth at state tournament

Boys basketball finishes fourth at state tournament

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

March 10, 2018


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Winter

The boys basketball team lost to the Pittsburg Purple Dragons, 58-56 ,in the third place game of the state tournament on Saturday, March 10. The Jags finished the season 12-13. The Purple Dragons started off the first quarter on a 10-0 run. The Jaguars fought back with baskets from seniors Ike V...

Boys basketball falls to Bishop Carroll 58-47 in state semifinals

Boys basketball falls to Bishop Carroll 58-47 in state semifinals

Tricia Drumm and Katya Gillig

March 9, 2018


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Winter

The boys basketball team fell to the Bishop Carroll Golden Eagles 58-47 on Friday, March 9 in the state semifinal game. The Golden Eagles started the game off with three straight field goals to take a 8-0 lead. The Jaguars battled back with a two-pointer from freshman Keeshawn Mason, two free throws ...

Boys basketball upsets top seed Eisenhower in quarterfinals of state tournament

Boys basketball upsets top seed Eisenhower in quarterfinals of state tournament

Nora Lucas and Sammie Volkamer

March 7, 2018


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Winter

Boys basketball defeated the Eisenhower Tigers 68-64 in the quarterfinals of the state tournament in Topeka on Wednesday, March 7. The Tigers were the first seed and the Jaguars were eighth, but after this win, the Jaguars will play in the semifinals Friday against Bishop Carroll. The first half ...

Boys basketball defeats Washington High School in sub-state game

Boys basketball defeats Washington High School in sub-state game

Sammie Volkamer, JAG reporter

February 28, 2018


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Winter

With a final score of 75-38, the Jaguars extended their season by yet another game on Tuesday, Feb. 27. From the beginning, the Jaguars secured their lead by ending the first quarter with a score of 22-10. According to senior Cooper Kaifes, their preparation reflected the score. “We k...

Boys basketball falls to Blue Valley 61-47 on senior night

Boys basketball falls to Blue Valley 61-47 on senior night

Nora Lucas, JagWire editor-in-chief

February 27, 2018


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Winter

The boys basketball team fell 61-47 in its last regular season game against the Blue Valley Tigers on Friday, Feb. 23 at home. It was senior recognition night, so all five starters were seniors, allowing senior Ben Weigel to score the first two points of the game, followed by two-pointers by sen...

Boys basketball pulls out a win over Lansing

Boys basketball pulls out a win over Lansing

Sammie Volkamer, JAG reporter

January 27, 2018


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Winter

  The boys basketball team defeated the Lansing Lions 67-57 on Friday, Jan. 26 at Lansing. At the end of the first half, the Jaguars were leading Lansing 29-25, and by the end of the third quarter, they were winning 45-38. Going into the game, senior Brody Flaming was hoping for a good ou...

The Shawnee Dispatch unites readers in Shawnee

The Shawnee Dispatch unites readers in Shawnee

Michael Sandri, JagWire reporter

December 12, 2017


Filed under Special coverage

The Shawnee Dispatch, its office located at 6301 Pflumm Rd., serves as a way for the citizens of Shawnee to stay updated on what’s going on in the area, as well as what is going on in the world of high school sports. Shawnee Dispatch reporter Chris Duderstadt covers six different high schools for...

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