Sports

FootGolf launches at Tomahawk Hills Golf Course
June 27, 2016
The Tomahawk Hills Golf Course, at 17501 Midland Drive, has added a separate FootGolf course, and to help launch the new facility, complimentary play is being offered June 27th through July 3rd.
Mill Valley wrestling brings in two-time collegiate champion
June 27, 2016
There’s a reason Mill Valley’s wrestling team has been one of the best the past few years in Class 5A.
Sliva to Specht: A smooth coaching transition for SMNW volleyball
June 27, 2016
Susan Specht has taken the reins from Sarah Sliva as the Shawnee Mission Northwest head volleyball coach, and is looking forward to her first season leading the Cougars this fall.
MVHS football using 7-on-7 as building block
June 27, 2016
Summer 7-on-7 football is similar to the style played in backyards all across the country with a little more organization.
SMNW girls soccer players, SM North’s Edmonds take part in area camp
June 24, 2016
After playing against each other for most of the spring season, several SM Northwest girls soccer players and one SM North standout had the chance to compete with other Sunflower League foes at the High School Girls Soccer Academy Monday-Thursday at Olathe Northwest.
Mill Valley boy’s basketball will have new look this winter
June 23, 2016
The defending Class 5A boy’s state basketball champions will have a new look come the winter.
Shawnee Sports: Mill Valley, SM North prove significance of summer league baseball
June 23, 2016
Summer league games in 98 degree weather are not the easiest thing to get excited about for high school baseball players, but don’t say that to Mill Valley’s Ross Acree.
Mill Valley’s Flack jacks two homers in doubleheader sweep of SM North
June 23, 2016
Mill Valley’s Jackson Flack was visibly upset after getting hit by pitches in his first two at-bats of Wednesday’s doubleheader against Shawnee Mission North, but once he got his hacks in, that frustration quickly turned into jubilation. Flack homered in each game to lead the Jaguars to a sweep of the Indians — as Mill Valley won Game 1, 8-2, and the nightcap, 19-8.
Schneider’s time to shine as SM North football season approaches
June 22, 2016
As a three-sport athlete, Shawnee Mission North senior-to-be Will Schneider has embraced all of the challenges that he has faced — whether it be on the football field, basketball court or baseball diamond.
MVHS soccer watches international competitions for inspiration
June 21, 2016
The United States mens national team is hours away from kicking off its Copa America semifinal match Argentina and members of the boys Mill Valley soccer team will be watching closely.
Shawnee Sports: Pitch count better than innings limit
June 20, 2016
There was some controversy surrounding a Class 6A regional tournament in May as Wichita West’s Colby Pechin threw 10 of his team’s 16 innings in a win against Garden City.
SM Northwest runner Born makes history at Brooks PR Invitational
June 20, 2016
Shawnee Mission Northwest distance runner Molly Born placed fifth in the 3,200-meter run Saturday at the Brooks PR Invitational at Renton Stadium after clocking in with a time of 10:11.36, which was the fastest mark by a high school girl in Kansas history.
Bigger than her body: Shawnee weightlifter, 12, pursues Olympic dream
June 19, 2016
Six days a week, Abby Flickner will open a door in the southwest corner of the former South Park Elementary School, descend a short flight of steps, and saunter down the dark hallway illuminated only by the glow of the sunset and the area she is about to infiltrate.
Kansas falls to Missouri in all-star game
June 17, 2016
One final time before heading off to college, select athletes from Kansas and Missouri played a football game as a “high schooler.”
SMNW alumnus Allen wins Kansas Boys Golf Junior Amateur Championship
June 16, 2016
Shawnee Mission Northwest alumnus Blake Allen won the Kansas Boys Golf Junior Amateur Championship Thursday after finishing at 2-under par for the three-day tournament at Crestwood Country Club.

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