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Volleyball loses in sub-state tournament

Volleyball loses in sub-state tournament

Sam Hanson, JagWire reporter/photographer

October 24, 2018


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, VOLLEYBALL

The volleyball team placed second out of the four teams in their pool at Olathe Northwest on Saturday, Oct. 20. The team lost to the defending 6A state champions and this means the team did not qualify for state. Based on their season ranking, the result did not come as much of a surprise to...

Volleyball loses to Blue Valley and St. James

Volleyball loses to Blue Valley and St. James

Gwyneth Hayes, JAG reporter/photographer

September 26, 2018


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, VOLLEYBALL

Volleyball was defeated by Blue Valley and St. James on Tuesday, Sept. 25. The team lost to Blue Valley 20-25 in the first set and 21-25 in the second set. Later that night, the jaguars fell to St. James as well, losing both sets 10-25. Freshman Amara Traiger felt that the team was not confiden...

Students travel to gain sports experience

Students travel to gain sports experience

Ben Wieland and Steven Curto

September 22, 2018


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, SPRING, TRACK, VOLLEYBALL

Ben Trauernicht Senior Ben Trauernicht traveled to Australia to compete in the nine-day track and field Down Under Sports International Games this summer between Saturday, July 7 and Monday, July 16. The high-level competition, which has featured Olympic athletes in the past, was a success both competi...

Volleyball falls to De Soto in a five-set match

Volleyball falls to De Soto in a five-set match

Tanner Smith, JagWire reporter/photographer

September 22, 2018


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, VOLLEYBALL

The volleyball team fell to De Soto on Thursday, Sept. 20. The team won the first set 25-17, lost the second set 25-14 and lost the third set 25-22. The Jaguars came back to win the fourth set 26-24 but ended up losing the last set 15-11. Senior Sydney Pullen felt the team played well, even i...

Volleyball defeats Blue Valley West in a two-set match

Volleyball defeats Blue Valley West in a two-set match

Samantha Volkamer, JAG copy editor and organizations editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories, VOLLEYBALL

The volleyball team swept the Blue Valley West Jaguars on Tuesday, Sept. 11. After previously losing to BVW earlier in the season, the team won the first set with a score of 25-19 and the second set with a score of 25-17. The jaguars fell to Blue Valley Southwest later that night, losing 23-25 in t...

Senior Abigail Archibong will become first student in district to graduate early

Senior Abigail Archibong will become first student in district to graduate early

Abby Layton, JagWire A&E editor

December 27, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, Top stories

While most seniors view their last semester in high school as one to be remembered, senior Abigail Archibong will remember her last days in high school very differently due to the fact that she is now the first student to qualify for early graduation. This qualification comes because of a parent’s ...

Volleyball falls to St. James in substate semifinals

Volleyball falls to St. James in substate semifinals

Lexi Flipse, Mill Valley News social media editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, Top stories, VOLLEYBALL

At the substate tournament at Pittsburg High School on Saturday, Oct. 21, the volleyball team started off with a win against the Pittsburg Purple Dragons, only to fall to the St. James Thunder in the semifinals. The Jags won both sets against the Purple Dragons, the first match 25-14 and the ...

Junior team manager Joe Cosmillo acts as third coach for the varsity volleyball team

Junior team manager Joe Cosmillo acts as third coach for the varsity volleyball team

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

October 22, 2017


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, VOLLEYBALL

As fans watch the volleyball team playing, they may notice a third person coaching alongside head coach Debbie Fay and assistant coach Ibraheem Suberu. That face is junior team manager Joe Cosmillo, who often helps the players both during practice and games. Joe has been involved in volleyball for most o...

Volleyball falls to De Soto during annual Dig Pink match

Volleyball falls to De Soto during annual Dig Pink match

Sydney Parker, JAG managing and copy editor

September 22, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

        The volleyball team competed in its annual Dig Pink volleyball match against De Soto at home on Thursday, Sept. 21. Dig Pink is volleyball game in which Mill Valley and De Soto come together in order to raise awareness for breast cancer. Throughout the ev...

Volleyball defeats Olathe South on senior night

Volleyball defeats Olathe South on senior night

Sydney Parker, JAG Sports Editor

October 17, 2016


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, Top stories, VOLLEYBALL

  Volleyball defeated Olathe South in two sets during their final home match of the season on Thursday, Oct. 13. Before the match started, there was a brief ceremony honoring the three seniors on the team:  right side hitter Maggie Bogart, outside hitter Morgan Thomas, and defensive spe...

Volleyball falls to Blue Valley in two-set match

Volleyball falls to Blue Valley in two-set match

Alison Booth, Mill Valley News editor-in-chief

October 8, 2016


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, Top stories, VOLLEYBALL

The volleyball team lost to Blue Valley on Thursday, Oct. 6 with set scores of 23-25 and 22-25. The Jaguars had previously won against Blue Valley earlier in the season, and senior defensive specialist Emma Mantel said the game was exciting due to the previous scores. “You could tell t...

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