Jon Poorman

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Maranatha’s Henderson earns a full-ride
February 7, 2016
Xavier Henderson had to turn away. As his mother, Pamela, lay in a hospital bed, fresh off an eight-hour surgery to clip a pair of aneurysms in her brain, she couldn’t remember who her son was. The pain was too much for Henderson to bare, and he broke down in tears.
St. James wrestlers take sixth at Bobcat Classic
January 17, 2016
The St. James Academy wrestling team earned a sixth-place finish at the Basehor-Linwood Bobcat Classic on Saturday, finishing with 109.5 points.
St. James boys, Mill Valley teams earn victories
January 17, 2016
The St. James Academy boys basketball team fought tooth and nail for a 77-71 overtime victory over Liberty on Saturday at Johnson County Community College as part of the Best of the Midwest Showcase.
Malone scores 24 to lead Piper past Lady Jags
January 12, 2016
Mill Valley had its chances against undefeated Piper on Tuesday night, never trailing by more than 10 at any point in the game. The Lady Pirates, however, were able to hold on in the fourth quarter to earn a 50-45 Kaw Valley League victory.
Jaguars explode in third quarter to beat Piper
January 12, 2016
After a slumbersome first half between Mill Valley and Piper on Tuesday night, the third quarter ultimately made the difference as the Jaguars woke up and cruised to a 57-39 victory over their Kaw Valley League rivals.
Mill Valley wrestlers take seventh place at Derby
January 11, 2016
The Mill Valley wrestling team made a successful road trip over the weekend, finishing seventh as a team in the Derby High School Invitational tournament.
Jaguars suffer last-minute loss against Braves
January 11, 2016
The Mill Valley boys basketball team lost to Bonner Springs on Friday, 67-65.
Mill Valley girls fall to Bonner Springs on the road
January 9, 2016
The Mill Valley girls basketball team fell to Bonner Springs 47-44 on Friday night.
St. James boys top Lebanon in Springfield
January 8, 2016
The St. James Academy boys basketball team advanced to the semifinals of the Springfield Catholic Houlihan’s Irish Invitational Tournament on Thursday night, defeating Lebanon 68-36.
St. James girls fall to No. 1 Bishop Miege
January 6, 2016
The St. James Academy girls lost to No. 1 Bishop Miege on the road Tuesday evening, falling to the Lady Stags 68-28.

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Mill Valley's Courtney Carlson (22) guards against Piper's Jessica Malone.

Mill Valley's Logan Koch surveys the floor against Piper.

Logan Koch (4) scored 10 points in the first quarter for Mill Valley on Friday.

Mill Valley's Catie Kaifes (30) scored 16 points against Bonner Springs on Friday night.

Mill Valley's Clayton Holmberg (35) and Basehor-Linwood's Nick Fisher (22) go for the opening tip.

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