2012-13 High School Basketball Preview

Mill Valley boys basketball wins tight contest against Tonganoxie
January 19, 2015
For most of Friday’s visit to Mill Valley, the Tonganoxie High boys had themselves in position to win. However, a series of missed shots in the fourth quarter proved more than a little costly. THS trailed by just five points entering the fourth quarter, but the Jaguars pulled away late to hand the Chieftains a 53-46 loss.
Mill Valley’s Coach John McFall reaches 500-win milestone
January 16, 2015
The Mill Valley Lady Jaguars’ coach John McFall reached an impressive milestone in his career last weekend, notching his 500th career win.
Shawnee Mission North Hall of Fame to have three more inductees
January 13, 2015
Next month, Shawnee Mission North’s Hall of Fame will grow by three inductees.
Mill Valley joins Eastern Kansas League
January 13, 2015
Sports at Mill Valley High School will undergo a major change beginning in the 2016-2017 school year With the De Soto school board’s unanimous approval Monday, Mill Valley has officially joined the Eastern Kansas League, a move that puts the school’s sports teams more in line with others their size.
Basehor-Linwood boys beat Bishop Ward 65-33
January 11, 2015
Senior Pat Muldoon scored a game-high 17 points and keyed the decisive late third-quarter run that propelled the Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team to a 65-33 victory Friday on the road against Bishop Ward.
Bobcat boys defeat Mill Valley
January 7, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team kept Mill Valley at arm’s length for most of the night but could never put the Jaguars away until the end of Tuesday’s 59-47 victory at home.
Basehor-Linwood girls fade after fast start against Mill Valley
January 7, 2015
The first four minutes of Tuesday’s game against Mill Valley couldn’t have started any better for the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team. The next 28 minutes couldn’t have gone much worse.
Mill Valley girls look to build off strong end to last season
December 9, 2014
Two years ago, Mill Valley High girls basketball coach had a bounty of seniors as took second in state. Last year, the Lady Jaguars went through some growing pains as much of the team hardly had varsity experience.
Cougars return one from state team
December 8, 2014
Last season, Shawnee Mission Northwest High boys basketball coach predicted his team would finish similar to the 2012-13 campaign.
State or bust for SMNW girls
November 29, 2014
The Shawnee Mission Northwest High girls basketball team is looking to return to the Class 6A state tournament, only this time they’ll have to do it with a new coach.
MVHS boys basketball has fresh beginning
November 29, 2014
It may not be the beginning of the season Mill Valley High boys basketball’s first-year coach Mike Bennett wanted with point guard Logan Koch being sidelined for about two months after sustaining a knee injury in the Jaguars’ playoff loss to Pittsburg on Nov. 7.
Multisport Athletes: For the love of the game
November 28, 2014
When an athlete is making the transition from eighth to ninth grade, he or she usually has to make a choice on which sport to specialize in.
Mill Valley, St. James extended offer to join EKL
12:52 p.m., November 12, 2014 Updated 04:25 p.m.
The Eastern Kansas League voted unanimously on Wednesday to extend an offer to Mill Valley High and St. James Academy for the schools to join the league.
Career decision looms for former SMNW baseball standout
June 30, 2014
Chase Rader has two choices: continue his education or follow his dream. Either way, the 2012 Shawnee Mission Northwest High graduate will play baseball.
St. James, SM North still learning
June 23, 2014
Shawnee Mission North High and St. James Academy met on Friday to open the Shawnee Mission North girls basketball Summer Shootout.