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Silver Stars close season with Spring Show and senior send off

Silver Stars close season with Spring Show and senior send off

John Lehan, JagWire reporter/photographer

April 1, 2019


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories

The Spring Show ended the Silver Stars season with competition routines, solos and guest performances on Saturday, March 30. At the end of the night, seniors Olivia Augustine, Eve Steinle, Bella Line and co-captain Addie Ward received a video tribute from their mothers and then performed their self-choreographed ...

Wrestling team places seventh at state tournament

Wrestling team places seventh at state tournament

Ben Wieland, Opinions Editor

February 24, 2019


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories, Winter, WRESTLING

The wrestling team finished in seventh place out of 35 schools at the state championship at Hartman Arena on Friday, Feb. 22 and Saturday, Feb. 23. They ended the competition with 89 points. Sophomore Ethan Kremer brought home a state championship in the 220-pound weight class, while sophomore Brodie Scott and ju...

Stuco implements prom theme, ‘Dancing Through the Decades,’ into the prom pep assembly

Stuco implements prom theme, ‘Dancing Through the Decades,’ into the prom pep assembly

Sammie Volkamer, JAG reporter

April 15, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Students in the bleachers roar in excitement as the prom candidates perform to songs during the prom pep assembly on Friday, April 13. With the 2017-2018 school year almost finished, StuCo hosted the year’s final pep assembly. For about a month, student body secretary junior Hannah Barnes worked w...

Silver Stars perform in NDA Nationals Showcase in preparation for nationals

Silver Stars perform in NDA Nationals Showcase in preparation for nationals

Sydney Parker, JAG managing/copy editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under DANCE, SPORTS, Top stories

  The Silver Stars performed at the National Dance Alliance (NDA) Nationals Showcase at Olathe Northwest on Monday, Feb. 26. The showcase served as a way to send off local dance teams planning on attending the NDA National Championships in Orlando, Florida, which takes place from Friday, M...

Jaguars advance to sub-state after win over St. James

Jaguars advance to sub-state after win over St. James

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

November 11, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

The Jaguars defeated the St. James Academy Thunder 21-14 on Friday, Nov. 10. With the win,  the team won its third consecutive sectional championship. The Jaguars first faced the Thunder in week one of the regular season. In the matchup, the Thunder won 45-21. The defense started off strong ...

Silver Stars adjust to addition of class time practice

Silver Stars adjust to addition of class time practice

Nora Lucas, JagWire editor-in-chief

September 16, 2017


Filed under DANCE, SPORTS, Top stories

The members of the Silver Stars Dance Team have a change on their schedule: their Blue One class. As of this year, dance team members have a practice during this block, qualifying them to compete at the national level. While they are still required to attend morning and evening practice, the extra 8...

16 floats showcased in annual homecoming parade

16 floats showcased in annual homecoming parade

Lauren Ocker, JAG editor-in-chief

September 7, 2017


Filed under NEWS

The annual homecoming parade contained 16 floats consisting of sports, clubs and homecoming candidates on Wednesday, Sept. 6. Along with the floats, the parade featured a police escort, the band and color guard. Senior Abby Sutton is confident in the Silver Star’s float that she accompanied in...

Jaguars lose in season opener

Jaguars lose in season opener

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

September 2, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

The Jaguars lost to the St. James Thunder 45-21 on Friday, Sept. 1. This was the first game of the season, making their record 0-1. The Thunder started the opening drive on their own 4-yard line. After driving 96 yards, they scored a touchdown, giving them a 7-0 lead. “We wanted to sta...

Jaguars win regional championship after beating Blue Valley Southwest

Jaguars win regional championship after beating Blue Valley Southwest

Katya Gillig, JagWire news editor

November 6, 2016


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

In the second round of the playoffs on Friday, Nov. 4 the Jaguars beat the Blue Valley Southwest Timberwolves 55-24. With the win, the Jaguars won the regional championship and advance to the next round of the playoffs. An early fumble recovery by sophomore defensive back Tanner Moore set up a touc...

The Music Man: The Mowgli’s share some love with Kansas City

The Music Man: The Mowgli’s share some love with Kansas City

Justin Curto, JagWire managing editor

April 3, 2015


Filed under BLOGS

Kansas City has a pretty fantastic music scene. With amazing local bands like the Architects and Outsides (who I will be seeing and reviewing on Monday night with Jungle — check back for that) and one of the best alternative radio stations in the country, 96.5 The Buzz, an alternative music junkie ...

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