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Coach Travis Keal receives 5A wrestling coach of the year award

Coach Travis Keal receives 5A wrestling coach of the year award

Kendall Gaignat, JAG sports editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

Head wrestling coach Travis Keal was named the Kansas 5A Wrestling Coach of the Year by the Kansas Wrestling Association on Thursday, April 5. He found out over Twitter that he received the award. The Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association chose Keal to be the recipient for the 5A division. The Kansas...

Jaguars’ loss to St. Thomas Aquinas ends their postseason run

Jaguars’ loss to St. Thomas Aquinas ends their postseason run

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

November 18, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

The Jaguars lost to the St. Thomas Aquinas Saint 55-21 on Friday, Nov. 17 in the sub-state championship game. The loss ended the Jags’ season with a final record of 7-5. The Saints ran the ball 42 yards for a touchdown on their first play from scrimmage. The Jags failed to convert on four...

Jaguars win final regular season game

Jaguars win final regular season game

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

October 21, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

The Jaguars defeated the Gardner-Edgerton Trailblazers 35-21 on Friday, Oct. 20. This was the final regular season game for the Jaguars, who ended with a regular season record of 4-4. The Trailblazers struck first with a running touchdown, giving them a 7-0 lead with just under three minutes left...

Jaguars lose to St. Thomas Aquinas

Jaguars lose to St. Thomas Aquinas

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

September 30, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

The Jaguars lost to the St. Thomas Aquinas Saints 42-21 on Friday, Sept. 29. With this loss the Jaguars record falls to 2-3. The Saints scored a touchdown on their first two drives of the game. They missed the extra point on the first touchdown, but made up for it on the second with a success...

Jaguars win over Blue Valley Southwest

Jaguars win over Blue Valley Southwest

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

September 16, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

The Jaguars defeated the Blue Valley Southwest Timberwolves 51-26 on Friday, Sept. 15. This victory improves their record to 2-1. On the opening drive, the Timberwolves went for it on fourth down and three. They scored a touchdown, giving them a 7-0 lead. The Jags quickly responded with a 69...

Jaguars defeat Blue Valley Northwest in homecoming game

Jaguars defeat Blue Valley Northwest in homecoming game

Ashlyn Windmiller, JAG reporter

September 9, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

On Friday, Sept. 8, the Jaguars won their homecoming game against the Blue Valley Northwest Huskies. After kickoff, the Jaguars started their first drive from the 15-yard line. Later on in the first quarter, junior defensive back Eli Midyett recovered a BVNW fumble caused by junior linebacker ...

After 17 seasons, the wrestling team stays a contender

After 17 seasons, the wrestling team stays a contender

Joe McClain, Braden Shaw, JagWire reporter & photographer, JagWire editor-in-chief

March 10, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories, Winter, WRESTLING

Whether it’s the family atmosphere or the trophies from the state tournament, head wrestling coach Travis Keal strives to create an environment based on success on and off the mat. “Keal Trained” is a mantra used by the team, something that describes the wrestling team’s overall mindset acco...

Pep rally held to celebrate the football team going to state

Pep rally held to celebrate the football team going to state

Kendall Gaignat, JAG photographer and reporter

November 26, 2016


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

In honor of football’s second appearance in the state championship game, a pep rally was held in the main gym on Friday, Nov. 25. The purpose of the rally was to celebrate the successful season the football team had this past year and to encourage excitement within the  community in preparation...

Jaguars advance to state championship game in win over St. Thomas Aquinas

Jaguars advance to state championship game in win over St. Thomas Aquinas

Katya Gillig, JagWire news editor

November 20, 2016


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

In the sub-state championship game, the Jaguars beat the St. Thomas Aquinas Saints 14-13. With the win, the Jaguars will play for the 5A state championship. Early in the first quarter, sophomore defensive back Tanner Moore intercepted the ball to give the Jaguars possession. Junior quarterback ...

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