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The Rivalry Continues: East vs South in Basketball

The Rivalry Continues: East vs South in Basketball

Avery Woods, Sports Editor

March 2, 2017


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports, Winter Sports

On Friday, Feb. 24, the rivalry between East and South was reignited with basketball games at East. Boys JV, girls JV, boys varsity and girls varsity all competed. East won all of the games except for the last one – the boys varsity game. The girls varsity game was close, but it was not to be....

“Just Keep Swimming” and Diving

“Just Keep Swimming” and Diving

Mark Holland, News Editor

February 19, 2017


Filed under Sports

The boys swimming and diving team have had a busy season this year. With practices, meets and lots of other competitions, they've had many opportunities to support their school. Recently, they got a chance to compete in the Sunflower League Championship. "I'm really excited for [the results of] the ...

Fall Signing: Karynn Carroll to Run for UCM

Fall Signing: Karynn Carroll to Run for UCM

Hannah Underwood, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports

Senior Karynn Carroll has signed to the University of Central Missouri to run cross country and track as of Nov. 10. At her signing ceremony, cross country head coach J.J. Wannamaker and cross country assistant coach DJ Hilding were present. Athletic director John Johnson also was present to say a few...

The Boys Soccer Team’s Season Comes to an End

The Boys Soccer Team’s Season Comes to an End

Keeli Ward, Sports Editor

October 28, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Sports

The boys soccer team ended their season by being defeated by Blue Valley West in their second Regionals game yesterday 3-1.The goal in the this game was scored by junior Angel Guzman. Monday, Oct. 24 the team had a victory in their first Regionals game against Olathe South. The goals in this gam...

Cubs and Indians duel in a Historic World Series

Cubs and Indians duel in a Historic World Series

Evan Howell, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Scores, Sports

The Chicago Cubs have not won a World Series in 108 years. That is eight years more than a century if you struggle with math and time comprehension; this is a long, long time for a team to go without a World Series. On the other hand, the Cleveland Indians haven't won it all in 68 years, this is also...

Four Year Drought No More

Four Year Drought No More

Hannah Underwood, Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Sports

An excellent performance at Regionals last Saturday, Oct. 22 qualified the boys cross country team, in addition to senior Karynn Carroll, for the State Championship Meet. This qualification ends a four year long drought for the boys team. The boys and girls varsity teams competed in the Shawnee Mission...

Tumbling into State

Miah Clark and Maxie Crimm

October 28, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, News, Online Carousel, Sports

On Saturday, Oct. 22, the South gymnastics team competed at their State meet, which was hosted by South. Overall the team placed eighth, but with improved scores from team members in individual events. "It was a good way to end the season even though we didn't place as high as we wanted to," senior F...

Raider Football Moves On With Their Season

Raider Football Moves On With Their Season

Mitch Brock, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

South’s football team is facing more struggles as the season goes on with three seniors  getting kicked off the team and five other players quitting upon the termination of their teammates. With only two seniors left on the team, and still a 0-6 record, leadership will have to make its way up from...

Royal’s Pushing for a Wild-Card Spot

Royal’s Pushing for a Wild-Card Spot

Evan Howell

September 20, 2016


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The 2016 MLB season has been nothing less than a wild ride for the Kansas  City Royals. There has been some classic Royal's magic throughout the season but still the young team continues to be the underdog. A position they're used to by now. The first half of the season was the most inconsistent stretch...

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