Mill Valley News

Students are assigned too much homework

Students are assigned too much homework

Taylor Bruce, JagWire reporter/photographer

January 10, 2019


Filed under OPINION, Opinion columns

Everyday, teachers assign their students homework based on the current lesson taught that class period. A majority, if not all teachers, decide to give out homework almost every class and have it due the next time the students are in that class (usually two days later). Whether it be just one homework...

First annual Bark for Life hosted by school

First annual Bark for Life hosted by school

Elizabeth Joseph, Mill Valley News editor-in-chief

October 21, 2018


Filed under NEWS

  After six months of planning, Jaguar Nation hosted its first annual Bark for Life event at Garrett Park on Saturday, Oct. 20. Students and members of the community participated in games, heard from different guest speakers and were able to purchase food and dog treats from vendors. B...

Girls golf team places first at regionals

Girls golf team places first at regionals

Molly Smith, Senior ads editor

October 13, 2018


Filed under GIRLS GOLF, Top stories

With a score of 350, the girls golf team placed first at the Gardner Edgerton regionals tournament. After the tournament was postponed three days due to rain, the tournament took place on Thursday, Oct. 11th at the Olathe-Prairie Highlands Golf Course. The girls competed against 6 other teams, cl...

Charity kickball tournament held to benefit Sprague family

Charity kickball tournament held to benefit Sprague family

Jakob Twigg, JagWire sports editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Nolan Sprague, Top stories

  A charity kickball tournament, put together by several students of MV’s community service class, raised a total of $1780 on Sunday, Sept. 23.The tournament was held in honor of senior Nolan Sprague, who is currently in recovery at Craig Hospital in Englewood, Colorado after a diving ...

Football loses second round of state playoffs

Football loses second round of state playoffs

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

November 15, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

The football team lost in the second round of state playoffs to the Blue Valley High School Tigers, 38-0, on Friday, Nov. 15. A physical game caused sophomore quarterback Logan Koch, junior quarterback Ty Bruce and senior tight end Dylan Cole to leave the game with concussions. Senior wide r...

Football team completes first undefeated regular season

Football team completes first undefeated regular season

Tori Aerni, JagWire sports editor

November 4, 2013


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories

The Mill Valley Jaguar football team had a lot to celebrate after its 68-8 beat down over the Lansing High School Lions on Friday, Nov. 1. The win over the Lions completed the first undefeated regular season in Mill Valley football history. Along with an undefeated regular season, the Jaguars ca...

Jaguars defeat the Schlagle High School Stallions, 48-0, to move to 7-0

Jaguars defeat the Schlagle High School Stallions, 48-0, to move to 7-0

Tori Aerni, JagWire sports editor

October 23, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

Senior night was a 48-0 win for the Jaguars over the Schlagle High School Stallions, improving their record to 7-0 on Friday, Oct. 18. Defensive lineman Ryan Smith believes that the team needs to use these games to prepare for future games. “We need to be getting ready for week ten, [but] I th...

Jaguars beat the Piper High School Pirates, 21-14

Jaguars beat the Piper High School Pirates, 21-14

Tori Aerni, JagWire sports editor

October 15, 2013


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories

The Mill Valley Jaguars remain undefeated after a 21-14 win over the Piper High School Pirates on Friday, Oct. 11. Sophomore kicker Andrew Hicks said that the Mill Valley defense was dominant. “Our defense was dominant, and our special teams, we did alright,” Hicks said. After ending the fi...

Jaguars remain undefeated after 27-7 victory

Jaguars remain undefeated after 27-7 victory

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

September 28, 2013


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories

The Jaguars came out victorious in a battle between two undefeated teams, beating the Tonganoxie High School Chieftains 27-7 on Friday, Sept. 27. After a scoreless first quarter, the Jaguars put the first points on the board off of a 55-yard pick six by senior linebacker TJ Phillips. After senior ...

Mill Valley football beats Basehor-Linwood, 38-0

Mill Valley football beats Basehor-Linwood, 38-0

Tori Aerni, JagWire Sports Editor

September 24, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

Despite the game being postponed a night due to lightning, the Mill Valley football team brings their winning streak to three on Friday Sept. 20, with a shutout over the Basehor-Linwood High School Bobcats. The Jaguars capitalized on many Basehor-Linwood turnovers, which resulted in a 38-point shut...

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