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Boys soccer season ends with 3-1 loss to Shawnee Mission West

Boys soccer season ends with 3-1 loss to Shawnee Mission West

Ben Wieland, Jagwire opinions editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under BOYS SOCCER, FALL, SPORTS

Standing in the rain after the Jaguars’ 3-1 defeat at the hands of Shawnee Mission West on Thursday, Oct. 25, head coach Arlan Vomhof attempted to summarize exactly what happened. In the end, Vomhof just said “those things happen.” The Jaguars scored first with a header from senior team captain ...

Boys soccer defeats Blue Valley North 2-0 on senior night

Boys soccer defeats Blue Valley North 2-0 on senior night

Samantha Volkamer, JAG copy editor and organizations editor

October 13, 2018


Filed under BOYS SOCCER, SPORTS, Top stories

Boys soccer beat the Blue Valley North Mustangs 2-0 on Thursday, Oct. 11. The group of 8 seniors experienced a win on senior night, the last home game of the regular season. In the first half, senior Jake Ashford scored a memorable goal to make the score 1-0. “I couldn’t have asked fo...

Boys soccer defeats Blue Valley Southwest 4-2

Boys soccer defeats Blue Valley Southwest 4-2

Anna Owsley, JagWire reporter/photographer

October 7, 2018


Filed under BOYS SOCCER, FALL, SPORTS, Top stories

  Boys soccer defeated Blue Valley Southwest with a 4-2 score on Thursday, Oct. 4. Fifteen minutes into the first period, Ian Carroll scored the first goal off of a pass by sophomore Quinten Blair. According to head coach Arlan Vomhof, the Jags played well as a team to create the spac...

Boys soccer triumphs over Blue Valley Northwest in 2-1 victory

Boys soccer triumphs over Blue Valley Northwest in 2-1 victory

Samantha Volkamer, JAG copy editor and organizations editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under BOYS SOCCER, FALL, SPORTS, Top stories

  Boys soccer defeated Blue Valley Northwest with a 2-1 score on Tuesday, Sept. 25. With 11 minutes left in the first half, sophomore Quinten Blair scored the first goal of the game. At the end of the first half the Jaguars were winning 1-0. Being up in the first half gave senior Jake A...

Boys soccer team beats St. Thomas Aquinas

Boys soccer team beats St. Thomas Aquinas

Anna Owsley, JagWire reporter/photographer

September 13, 2018


Filed under BOYS SOCCER, FALL, SPORTS, Top stories

The boys soccer team won against St. Thomas Aquinas with a score of 2-0 on Tuesday, Sept. 11. The slow first half of the game reflected the Jaguars’ poor performance against Aquinas in both season games last year that resulted in losses.  Head coach Arlan Vomhof believed that the Jaguars n...

Winter Homecoming pep assembly signifies end of spirit week

Winter Homecoming pep assembly signifies end of spirit week

Tricia Drumm, JagWire features editor

February 4, 2017


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

The main gym was crowded with navy blue and white on Friday, Feb. 3 for the pep assembly concluding the Winter Homecoming spirit week. The assembly packed in a wide variety of student involvement, including brief Winter Homecoming candidate lip-sync competitions, class dance battles, the routine ...

SLT awards first MVIPs of the year

SLT awards first MVIPs of the year

Sophie Rosen, JAG reporter

November 3, 2015


Filed under NEWS

SLT crowned the first Mill Valley Important People during seminar Monday, Nov. 18. This year’s first winners include freshman Henry Lopez, sophomore Julia Feuerborn, junior Tom McClain, and senior Rachel Morgan. MVIP is a program designed by SLT to recognize students who have performed tasks th...

New projects from SLT have experienced difficulties and triumphs getting accomplished

New projects from SLT have experienced difficulties and triumphs getting accomplished

Braden Shaw, JagWire reporter

February 26, 2015


Filed under NEWS

SLT planned many enhancements for this school year, but not all have turned out as well as its members had previously hoped. SLT spearheaded projects such as adding water bottle fillers in hallways, new banners for the school fight song and alma mater,  an MVIP program which replaces the Jag Scratch...

Spring sports strive to defeat private schools

Spring sports strive to defeat private schools

Alana Flinn, Tori Aerni, JagWire editor-in-chief, JagWire sports editor

April 18, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories

Year after year, many spring sports teams have had successful regular seasons, only to be defeated by private schools in the postseason. This leads to the question if this is the year the spring sports teams can break the monopoly of private schools in state 5A competition. Girls soccer has fallen...

Softball team falls to Basehor-Linwood

Softball team falls to Basehor-Linwood

Ellen Merrill, Jagwire reporter

April 11, 2014


Filed under SPORTS

The softball team challenged Basehor-Linwood in a double header on Thursday, April 10. They fell to the Bobcats 3-8 in their first game and 10-12 in the second game. Senior Jordan Blair thought they worked well as a team. “We fought hard; Basehor is a good team," Blair said. "Now we know wha...

Jaguars defeat league rivals 70-56

Jaguars defeat league rivals 70-56

Tori Aerni, JagWire sports editor

January 17, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories

The ongoing rivalry between the Jaguars and the Bonner Springs Braves continued on Friday, Jan. 26 and ended with a 70-56 victory for the Jaguars. The first basket of the night was a three-pointer by senior Ben Carroll, who led the Jaguars to a 14-0 lead with less than three minutes to play in the...

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