Sports

Cougars claim sixth, Indians 11th at Sunflower League wrestling
February 13, 2016
Shawnee Mission Northwest’s Jerad Habben and Jermaine Epps, and SM North’s Cesar Salgado and Nick Carson were all weight-class runner-ups at the Sunflower League Wrestling Championships on Saturday.
Rose eclipses 1,000 career-point plateau in SMNW win over SME
February 13, 2016
Shawnee Mission Northwest senior Brenni Rose surpassed the 1,000 career-point plateau Friday in the Cougars’ 65-38 win over SM East. The SM Northwest boys stormed out of the gates with a 28-point first quarter, but fell to the Lancers, 72-61.
Seay, Van Gorp, Metsker inducted in SM North Hall of Fame
February 13, 2016
Track and field standout Danny Seay, volleyball coach Janice Ninemire Van Gorp and Board of Education president Susan Metsker were all enshrined into the Shawnee Mission North Hall of Fame, Friday.
Henderson, Williams step up to lead SM North boys hoops past SM West
February 12, 2016
It is not too often that one would be able to look at the scorer’s book after a Shawnee Mission North boys basketball game, and not see seniors Marcus and Michael Weathers as the top two scorers for the Indians. That was the case Friday night, but the Indians prevailed nonetheless over the SM West, 71-55 – with the tandem of Brendon Henderson and Avante Williams pouring in 19 points apiece.
Indians snap six-game skid with 55-51 win over SM West
February 12, 2016
Shawnee Mission North’s girls basketball team kept its composure in crunch time to earn a 55-51 victory Friday over Shawnee Mission West.
Thornhill, Collins lead Thunder past University Academy
February 12, 2016
Kreed Collins will usually stand at the end of handshake line during lineup announcements and give his teammates final high fives as they pass through.
Lady Thunder cruise to victory on Senior Night
February 12, 2016
With 3:36 left in the fourth quarter of its 51-21 victory against University Academy, St. James coach Greg Hohinsinner had a few underclassmen come in for his seniors.
Lady Thunder run away from Metro with big third quarter
February 11, 2016
Mary Goetz made one field goal on Wednesday night and it was the start of a 24-1 run for St. James that spanned 7 minutes, 21 seconds over the final two quarters.
SM North wins boys bowling district title
February 10, 2016
Travis Wunderlin rolled a 667 three-game series to win the Shawnee Mission District Championships, and helped the SM North boys squad to a team title Wednesday at Park Lanes.
Saving their best for last
February 10, 2016
With three individual events remaining in Mill Valley’s regular season, Jeremiah Kemper was up first.
St. James duo named players of the year
February 10, 2016
If it were up to St. James volleyball coach Nancy Dorsey, seniors Audriana Fitzmorris and Jenna Gray would share every award Dorsey nominated them for.
SMN boys win, girls fall to Free State
February 10, 2016
Michael and Marcus Weathers combined for 37 points to help Shawnee Mission North’s boys basketball team knock off Free State, 67-59, Tuesday. The SM North girls dropped their sixth straight contest – falling to Free State, 48-38.
Lawrence High outlasts SMNW boys basketball, 59-54
February 10, 2016
Shawnee Mission Northwest’s boys basketball team pushed No. 1 ranked Lawrence High to the limit, Tuesday, but lost to the Lions, 59-54.
SMNW girls hoops holds off Lawrence High, 54-42
February 10, 2016
Danielle Rehor poured in 17 points to push the Shawnee Mission Northwest’s girls basketball team past Lawrence High, 54-42, Tuesday.
SMNW alumnus Lilja presents alma mater with Super Bowl 50 golden football
February 10, 2016
Shawnee Mission Northwest alumnus and former NFL offensive lineman Ryan Lilja returned to his alma mater Tuesday for the Cougars boys basketball game against Lawrence High to give the school a special gift, and share his story with the student body. Lilja – who spent 10 years in the NFL with the Indianapolis Colts, Kansas City Chiefs and Denver Broncos – presented a golden football to SM Northwest at halftime of the hoops matchup as part of the NFL’s Super Bowl 50 celebration.

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