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Freshman boys form recreational team

Freshman boys form recreational team

Jason Chen and Braden Shaw

December 11, 2015


Filed under SPORTS

Four teammates of freshman Jack Matchette quickly rush into position in a desperate struggle to maintain control of the ball. After a couple passes, the soccer ball ricotes off the wall and ends up in the back of the net. It’s a goal and the team celebrates their success with enthusiasm. The scene ...

Sophomore Cody Robertson passes time after school at school

Sophomore Cody Robertson passes time after school at school

Jason Chen, JagWire reporter & illustrator

December 10, 2015


Filed under After 2:55 p.m., Special coverage

For most students, when the last bell rings, it’s a speed walk toward the parking lot in a desperate attempt to avoid traffic. Sophomore Cody Robertson, however, makes his way not to the parking lot, but to the end of the lower C hallway. At the end of the hallway, near drama teacher Jon Copeland...

Senior Chase Midyett participates in athletics all year long

Senior Chase Midyett participates in athletics all year long

Braden Shaw, JagWire sports editor

December 10, 2015


Filed under After 2:55 p.m., Special coverage

There is a stereotype that tells students as they enter high school that they need to be involved in some club or activity to gain friends and school spirit. Senior Chase Midyett, not only took that advice to heart — he is the current student body president —  but decided to participate in sports...

State championship team honored at assembly

State championship team honored at assembly

December 3, 2015


Filed under FALL, SPORTS

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Jaguars win school’s first athletic state championship

Jaguars win school’s first athletic state championship

Tori Aerni, JagWire editor in chief

November 28, 2015


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

Under the leadership of 22 seniors, the football team brought home the first athletic state title in school history with a 35-14 win over the Bishop Carroll Golden Eagles on Saturday, Nov. 28 in the 5A state championship game. Carnie Smith Stadium at Pittsburg State University was filled with o...

Football team to play for state title after win over Aquinas

Football team to play for state title after win over Aquinas

Tori Aerni, JagWire editor-in-chief

November 21, 2015


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

The student section quickly rushed from the stands to the field to join the football team in celebration after a 45-28 substate win over the Saint Thomas Aquinas Saints. This win advanced the football team to the 5A football state championship for the first time in school history. This was the sec...

Letters From The Editors: It’s game time

Letters From The Editors: It’s game time

Justin Curto and Jena Smith

November 13, 2015


Filed under BLOGS, LETTERS FROM THE EDITORS

Welcome back to Letters From The Editors. The journalism room has been noticeably emptier since yesterday, as many of our staff members went to Orlando, Florida, for the Fall National High School Journalism Convention. The journalism department goes to two conventions each year, one in the fall and ...

Jaguars advance in playoffs with 49-0 win

Jaguars advance in playoffs with 49-0 win

Morgan Gurwell, JagWire reporter and photographer

November 7, 2015


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

The Jaguars defeated the Leavenworth Pioneers 49-0 in the first round of playoffs on Friday, Nov. 6, becoming regional champions and advancing to the sectionals round of playoffs. According to senior linebacker Grant Warford, the team was able to come together to prepare physically and mentally for ...

Jaguars defeat Turner Bears 48-0

Jaguars defeat Turner Bears 48-0

Kat Anglemyer, JAG editor-in-chief

November 1, 2015


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

Jaguars won 48-0 over the Turner Bears in the last game of the regular season. Senior receiver Christian Jegen said the rain during the game only made it more enjoyable. “We obviously didn't look that good because of the conditions,” Jegen said. “Sliding around in the mud is fun and it's...

Football improves to 2-0 in district play, secures spot in playoffs

Football improves to 2-0 in district play, secures spot in playoffs

Tori Aerni, JagWire editor-in-chief

October 24, 2015


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

  On Friday, Oct. 23, the Jaguars secured a spot in the playoffs with a 48-14 win over the Bonner Springs Braves. Get the recap here: Pregame The game against Bonner Springs was the team’s annual senior night. The 22 senior football players were recognized, including: Defensive lineman ...

Students and staff give blood at biannual blood drive

Students and staff give blood at biannual blood drive

Sarah Myers, JagWire editor-in-chief

October 23, 2015


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

Students and staff donated 77 units of blood to the Community Blood Center on Thursday, Oct. 23 during the fall blood drive. StuCo helped organize the blood drive, coordinating with the Community Blood Center and promoting the event at school. A total of 98 people registered to donate, but 21...

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