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State qualified swimmers

State qualified swimmers

Katie Hiebl, Reporter

April 10, 2019


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports, Spring Sports

  The Shawnee Mission South girls swim team placed second overall at the tri-meet on Tuesday, April 2. The Lady Raiders swam against Olathe Northwest and Shawnee Mission West.   The Raiders earned 137.5 points losing to Olathe Northwest by only 10.5 points. Putting their record a...

Auburn Made History

Auburn Made History

Megan Smith, Sports Editor

April 4, 2019


Filed under News, Sports

In true March Madness fashion, the 5-seed Auburn upset the 1-seed UNC with a 97-80 finish in Kansas City Mar. 29. The Tigers will be in the Elite Eight for the first time in over 30 years, and the Tar Heels will not be advancing past the Sweet Sixteen for the second year in a row, after losing to Te...

Track and Field

Track and Field

Reese Woods, Photographer

March 29, 2019


Filed under Gallery, Online Carousel, Sports, Spring Sports

Boy’s Basketball Secures Another Win

Boy’s Basketball Secures Another Win

Evan Shibel, Reporter

December 12, 2018


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports, Winter Sports

The boys Raider basketball team continued their hot streak with a second straight win on the road at Shawnee Mission Northwest on Friday. They dominated the game winning 68-54. Senior forward Skyler Rhoads led the way with 24 points. This was a performance that dictates what Skyler told me preseason s...

Boys Basketball Starts Season with a Win

Boys Basketball Starts Season with a Win

Evan Shibel, Writer

December 9, 2018


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports, Winter Sports

The boys basketball team started off their season with an incredible win 49-45 over Blue Valley West. The season tip off game was the epitome of what you want in high school basketball. It had two student sections packed full cheering their hearts out for their team. It had two teams playing for the f...

A season to remember

A season to remember

Evan Shibel and Annalie Polen

November 16, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Sports

If you spent your Friday nights watching the Raider football team, then you probably noticed a pattern of successful games that lead them to the second round playoff game for the first time in 29 years. They also have won the most games in their program history since 1989. The football team here at South...

South Takes Home Special Win On Senior Night

South Takes Home Special Win On Senior Night

October 19, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Scores, Sports, Uncategorized

South won in large fashion Tuesday night, beating Olathe North 5-0 on senior night. "I’m proud of the boys tonight, I’m proud of every single one of the members of the team because we put on a performance that we feel really good about,” said senior captain Tim Nuñez who had an assist. For seniors...

South Narrowly Loses to East In Overtime

South Narrowly Loses to East In Overtime

Milad Jahani, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Sports

Tuesday night South lost to longtime rivals Shawnee Mission East in a very close game. The boys team can’t seem to catch a break this season, and Tuesday was no different as they tried to keep up with East until the last minute. The game took a bad turn when coach Matt Gordon received a yellow...

South girls tennis loses to Blue Valley Northwest

South girls tennis loses to Blue Valley Northwest

Katie Hiebl, Reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Sports

Shawnee Mission South girls tennis team lost Monday night's tennis match against Blue Valley Northwest. South played well but lost 11-7. "They were really good, I feel like all the Blue Valley schools are really good, but it was a good match it was 6-8 so we were really close." Sophomore Olivia...

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