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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 Takes Down Defending State Champs

South Takes Down Defending State Champs

Milad Jahani, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Sports

South took their first win of the season versus against what were the 7-0 Olathe East Hawks. South, who was ranked at the bottom of the Sunflower League at 0-7, miraculously pulled out a win, scoring two goals in the last 15 minutes of the game against Olathe East. "I mean it feels amazing, especial...

South Soccer Takes Another Loss

South Soccer Takes Another Loss

Milad Jahani, Reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Sports

South suffered another disappointing loss Thursday night versus Lawrence Free State. The players persevered through rain and lighting all night long in an attempt to bring home the first win of the season. As soon as the game started, fans either whipped their umbrellas out or stampeded to the press...

South Soccer Takes Loss From North

South Soccer Takes  Loss From North

Milad Jahani, Reporter

September 4, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Scores, Sports

Thursday’s game against Shawnee Mission North was close with North scoring the game winning goal with only 15 seconds left in the game on a miraculous 20 yard shot. This is South’s second close loss this season, and it’s definitely gotten to some of the players' heads. With five minutes lef...

Boy’s Soccer Falls to Northwest 2-1

Boy’s Soccer Falls to Northwest 2-1

Milad Jahani, Reporter

August 29, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Scores, Sports

Friday’s game was full of drama and suspense as the Shawnee Mission South men’s soccer team kicked off their season against Northwest and lost 1-2 in a last minute nail-biter. Northwest came out strong and scored the first goal of the game in the 35th minute. However, Jeffrey Marquez, a senior forward,...

Alumni Return for Men’s Soccer Game

Alumni Return for Men’s Soccer Game

Milad Jahani, Reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Online Carousel, Sports

The battle between age and beauty reached its peak at the South soccer alumni game. The current varsity soccer players and former South alums faced off in an intense match that led to a 4-4 draw on Friday. It was all for fun and games according to Assistant Coach Tim Wiseman. “You know I think it started out pretty go...

Q&A with Hannah Dennington

Q&A with Hannah Dennington

Avery Woods, Sports Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Online Carousel, Q&A, Sports, Spring Sports

Hannah Dennington was the only original freshman on the varsity girls soccer team this year. She talks about team dynamics and when she started playing. AW: What’s it like being the only freshman on varsity? HD: This is the second person that’s asked me this. It was exciting but scary, because everyone had been o...

Soccer team’s hard work fuels post-season ambitions

October 14, 2010


Filed under Sports

by Alma Velazquez The field is 120 yards. The game is 80 minutes. The temperature is 90 degrees, and the players must run continually and be mentally alert to anything that comes their way. In any game with this level of intensity, outstanding performance is a hard task to achieve. The whole school...

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