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Staff Goes to the Super Bowl

Staff Goes to the Super Bowl

Sarah Ohlde, Reporter

February 10, 2020

Sunday, February 2nd, the Chiefs went to the Super Bowl and came out champions. While the Super Bowl took place in Miami, Florida, that didn’t stop dedicated Chiefs fans from trekking down to have the experience of a lifetime.    The librarian, Mrs. Fales and her husband had a feeling from the...

Homecoming Let Down

Homecoming Let Down

Miles McKenna, Writer

October 7, 2019

The game that gets personal On October 4, 2019 there will be a football game played at the Shawnee Mission South High School Football Stadium. This isn't just any other football game, this is the Shawnee Mission East Vs. Shawnee Mission South Homecoming football game. What is expected to be t...

Friday Night Let-Down

Friday Night Let-Down

Elias Henderson, Writer

September 18, 2019

Friday night the 0-1 Shawnee Mission West Vikings played the 1-0 Shawnee Mission South Raiders at the SMSD Athletic Stadium at Shawnee Mission South. Our raiders were coming off a dominant win against Shawnee Mission North and looked poised for a second win, but the Vikings proved tough opponents. The...

First Football Game

First Football Game

Evan Shibel and Haley Carter

September 10, 2019

The Shawnee Mission South Raiders opened up their season with a 35-7 victory over the Shawnee Mission North Indians on Friday, September 6th. The Raiders offense looked solid with a two quarterback rotation and the stronger than ever run pass option offense. A breakout star for the Raiders was new stude...

A Season to Remember

Raiders watch the game from the sidelines of the field. The football team finished their season with eight wins and three losses.

Evan Shibel and Annalie Polen

November 16, 2018

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...

First football game this season

Nichole Thomas, Features Editor

September 4, 2018

As students flood the stadium covered in American Pride, the football teams warm up on the field. Once the game begins the bands on either side play loud with pride for their teams. The action starts in the beginning of the third quarter when the Raiders score their first touchdown, bringing the score...

A Super Superbowl Snack

A Super Superbowl Snack

Mara Baine, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017

With the anticipated big game coming up, people are getting ready for the big event. Whether you are excited for the food that will be served, the half time show, or the actual game, there are many things that people can look forward to. With the half time show being Lady Gaga, many are excited for ...

Safety in the Stadium: Is Security Seeing New Standards?

Safety in the Stadium: Is Security Seeing New Standards?

Avery Woods, 21st Century Journalism Reporter

October 1, 2015

Freshmen who were almost arrested, seniors who streaked across the field, a student’s car egged -- all rumors regarding the security of the football stadium. The safety of the stadium is definitely in question when it comes to events like these. According to the police officers residing in the building, ther...

Shawnee Mission Students Support Maloney Family

Bracelets with the message, “#29 On The Field, #1 In Our Hearts #RIPDre” , were sold to benefit the family of SM West football player Andre Maloney who died Oct. 4.

Rachel Rosenstock, Assistant Editor-in-Chief, A&E Editor

October 17, 2013

   After the recent passing of SM West football player Andre Maloney, Oct. 4, the Overland Park community has created several ways to donate to the Maloney family. Junior Josh Dale, a SM West student, started selling bracelets, and South junior Chloe Matthews got involved.    ‘He sold them at West; I ...

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