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Updated substance abuse contract outlines penalties for extracurricular activities

Updated substance abuse contract outlines penalties for extracurricular activities

Steven Curto, JagWire A&E editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

The KSHSAA substance abuse policy was revised in December 2018 to specify consequences students in extracurricular and co-curricular activities face if they violated the agreement signed at the beginning of the year. The policy states that these violations consist of being caught using “alcohol, tobacc...

Girls tennis places sixth at EKL tournament

Girls tennis places sixth at EKL tournament

Annika Lehan, JAG editor-in-chief

October 2, 2018


Filed under FALL, GIRLS TENNIS, SPORTS

Waking up early and facing the chill of the early morning weather, the girls tennis team headed out to the College Boulevard Activity Center on Wednesday, Sept. 26 where they competed against 8 other schools in the EKL tournament. Mill Valley placed sixth overall, with sophomore Sophie Lecuru placin...

Girls tennis team finishes third at Varsity Jaguar invitational

Girls tennis team finishes third at Varsity Jaguar invitational

Tatum Elliott, JagWire news editor

September 16, 2018


Filed under FALL, GIRLS TENNIS, SPORTS, Top stories

Facing eight other teams, the Lady Jags fought through the heat to earn third place at their home Varsity Jaguar Invitational meet on Saturday, Sept.15, placing behind St. Thomas Aquinas and St. James Academy. Placing first in her singles playoff bracket, sophomore Sophie Lecuru was pleased w...

Students participate in peaceful walkout to recognize victims of school shooting in Florida

Students participate in peaceful walkout to recognize victims of school shooting in Florida

Ashlyn Windmiller, JAG reporter

March 8, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

A student-led walkout on Thursday, March 8 at the front of the school honored the victims of the Parkland High School shooting. Students left their classrooms at 9:55 a.m. and chosen demonstrators read the names of the victims while dropping roses at 10 a.m.. To end the walkout, organizer senior Clai...

B&B Theatres changes movie-watching experience due to renovations

B&B Theatres changes movie-watching experience due to renovations

Kendall Gaignat, JAG sports editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Special coverage

The interior of B&B Theatres, located at 16301 Midland Dr., is more modern and classier, but it wasn’t always like that. Since 1994, Westglen has remained the only theatre in Shawnee, but in October 2014, the B&B Theatres company bought out Westglen. This later led to the renovation of the t...

Girls tennis competes in quad

Girls tennis competes in quad

Allison Winker, JAG people editor

September 22, 2016


Filed under FALL, GIRLS TENNIS, SPORTS

The girls tennis team competed in singles and doubles at their quad meet at home against De Soto, Immaculata and Lincoln on Tuesday, Sept. 20. Senior doubles partners Grace McGill and Cat Dunwiddie went 2-1 in their matches at the tournament. McGill felt they played their best despite the weather conditio...

Girls tennis places second in triangular

Girls tennis places second in triangular

Nora Lucas, JagWire reporter

October 7, 2015


Filed under FALL, GIRLS TENNIS, SPORTS

The girls tennis team placed second in its triangular on Monday, Oct. 5, losing against Lansing but winning over Bonner Springs at home. The team went 2-2 in singles and 2-2 in doubles for a record of 4-4 overall.  Senior Sally Carey went 1-1 in singles, but faced tough competition at the meet. ...

Girls tennis wins their first duel against Olathe North

Girls tennis wins their first duel against Olathe North

Kate Ocker, JAG student life editor

September 2, 2015


Filed under FALL, GIRLS TENNIS, SPORTS

The girls tennis team won their first duel 6-3 against Olathe North on Tuesday, Sept. 1. The duel ended with a score of 2-1 in doubles and 4-2 in singles. Being the first match of the season senior Paige Wiebe and her doubles partner junior Lauren Tracht experienced some early challenges. “I t...

Both boys and girls track teams win at first meet

Both boys and girls track teams win at first meet

Jessica Mitchell, JAG reporter

April 1, 2015


Filed under SPORTS

The boys and girls track and field teams both began the season with a first place win at Mill Valley on Tuesday, March 31. Beginning the season with a success, senior Colton Bray, who tied the pole vault record of 15 feet, said the competitors were equally skilled which made concentrating a challenge. ...

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