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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 falls to Blue Valley West 49-47

Boys basketball falls to Blue Valley West 49-47

Sammie Volkamer, JAG Reporter

January 14, 2018


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Winter

The boys basketball team fought until the end, but ended up losing to the BVWest Jaguars on Friday, Jan. 12 with a final score of 49-47. Both teams swapped the lead throughout the entire game, which caused a final score to have a difference of two points. The two crowds stood tense as the ...

Academic letter ceremony moved to halftime of varsity boys basketball game

Academic letter ceremony moved to halftime of varsity boys basketball game

Annika Lehan, JAG organizations editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

Students, whose grade point average was 3.7 or higher for two consecutive semesters, and their parents were notified on Wednesday, Nov. 1 that they had been invited to this year’s academic letter ceremony. However, instead of the traditional ceremony like the ones held in previous years, the ceremony...

Boys basketball falls to BVNW

Boys basketball falls to BVNW

Grace Lovett, JAG Reporter

February 16, 2017


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Winter

The boys basketball team picked up another loss against the BVNW Huskies on Tuesday, Feb. 14 with a final score of 82-52. The game began with the first four minutes being scoreless for the Jaguars until junior Brody Flaming shot the first basket of the game. Further into the first quarter, Flam...

Boys basketball team defeated by St. James

Boys basketball team defeated by St. James

Michael Sandri, Mill Valley News reporter

February 5, 2017


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Top stories, Winter

Boys basketball took on the Saint James Thunder at home on Friday, Feb. 3. The final score of the game was 69-52 with Saint James coming out victorious. The first quarter set the fast pace of the game. Saint James was able to make a 3-pointer in the first fifteen seconds, but junior Brody Fl...

Boys basketball defeated by Bishop Miege

Boys basketball defeated by Bishop Miege

Grace Lovett, JAG Reporter

January 27, 2017


Filed under BOYS BASKETBALL, SPORTS, Winter

The boys basketball team picked up its second loss against Bishop Miege with a final score of 70-41 on Wednesday, Jan. 25. The team played a close first quarter, trailing the Stags with a score of 11-7. One of these early points came from a dunk from junior point guard Cooper Kaifes, who lead t...

Letters From The Editors: Montage

Letters From The Editors: Montage

Justin Curto and Jena Smith

March 27, 2016


Filed under BLOGS, LETTERS FROM THE EDITORS

It’s still March, but we’re dying. Since we’re running on little sleep and a lot of stress, we’re going to share some (sort of) random thoughts and things we’ve been meaning to write about. Enjoy. We’re stressed and busy Like we just mentioned, we’re trying to hold it together for fourth quarter. W...

Sideline Report: State champions (again)

Sideline Report: State champions (again)

Braden Shaw, JagWire sports editor

March 23, 2016


Filed under BLOGS

I kind of like this whole “winning state championships” thing. It’s nice to be on top in both football and basketball. It’s unique too, as Mill Valley is the first school in 5A history to win both a football and basketball state championship in the same year. The boys basketball team battled ...

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