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SMNW’s Ross wins all-around at SM South Invitational
October 11, 2017
Shawnee Mission Northwest senior Hallie Ross was looking forward to competing in a unique, stress-free setting on Tuesday at the SM South All-Around Invitational, and she didn’t disappoint. While Ross has enjoyed her first season on the SM Northwest gymnastics team, she felt a little more at ease in a meet with no team scores and being able to wear her personal leotard. Ross placed second in the uneven bars, beam and vault and finished fourth in the floor exercise to claim the all-around title.
St. James, Mill Valley girls golf state-bound; MV’s Hadden wins regional title
October 11, 2017
The St. James Academy and Mill Valley girls golf teams both qualified for the state tournament at Tuesday’s rain-shortened regional at Sykes/Lady Overland Park Golf Club after placing second and third, respectively. St. Thomas Aquinas won the regional title. Mill Valley senior Bella Hadden and junior Sarah Lawson finished first and fourth, respectively. The St. James trio of sophomore Allison Comer (fifth place) and senior Mary Kate Krebs (sixth) and Kate Duggan (eighth) all placed in the top 10.
Soccer roundup: Maranatha, De Soto earn 3-0 victories
October 11, 2017
Daniel Fuller recorded a hat trick to power the Maranatha Christian Academy soccer team past Barstow, 3-0, on Tuesday. De Soto shut out Ottawa, 3-0, to win for the seventh time in its last eight matches. Mill Valley’s comeback fell just short in a 4-3 loss to Blue Valley West. Shawnee Mission North suffered a 2-0 loss at the hands of Olathe East. St. James fell to O’Fallon Township, 3-0, on Friday and DeSmet Jesuit, 2-0, on Saturday in St. Louis.
Two Shawnee students chosen for Quest
October 11, 2017
Kansas State University has selected 30 freshmen to become members of Quest.
Shawnee student receives research award
October 11, 2017
Shawnee student receives prestigious award.
Annual safety event to take place Saturday
October 11, 2017
A safety fair is set for 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Little Monkey Bizness.
Elementary school art teacher seeks military veterans or active duty
October 11, 2017
Shelly Souders, art educator at Mize Elementary, is looking for military veterans or active duty personnel for a project.
New Shawnee Chamber leader looking forward to exploring city’s innovation and potential
October 11, 2017
The Shawnee business community now has a new voice leading it.
Maranatha upsets No. 1 Heritage Christian; SJA, DHS, SMNW record sweeps
October 11, 2017
The Maranatha Christian Academy volleyball team knocked off Class 2A’s top-ranked Heritage Christian in straight sets, 25-17, 25-18, 25-23, on Tuesday. St. James Academy picked up two victories on its home court after defeating Blue Valley Southwest, 25-14, 25-18, and BV North (No. 3 in 6A), 25-22, 25-19. Shawnee Mission Northwest rolled past SM North, 25-11, 25-21, 25-7, to extend its winning streak to nine matches. De Soto pushed its winning streak to seven matches after sweeping Ottawa, 25-16, 25-15, 25-10. Mill Valley swept Miege, 25-15, 25-17, before falling to St. Thomas Aquinas (No. 7 in 5A) in three sets, 19-25, 25-22, 13-25.
Face to Face: Jackson Brogan
October 11, 2017
Jackson Brogan recently earned a perfect score on the ACT exam.