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Freshman Ashlyn Berning adds Experience to Varsity Volleyball

Freshman Ashlyn Berning adds Experience to Varsity Volleyball

Jenna Walesh, 21CJ Reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

     The volleyball team made an appearance in the last three State championship matches, winning in 2015. The team's reputation for excellence and the expectations for team members are both great. Freshman Ashlyn Berning is the newest addition to the varsity team.    ...

Q & A with senior Tyler Logsdon

Q & A with senior Tyler Logsdon

Tyler Henry, 21CJ Reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under Sports

Students and community members wonder each year how the BV West football team will stack up. No matter the interest level in the sport, the games bring out thousands of fans to enjoy the Friday Night Lights. The Jaguars earned a single win in 2017 and hope to improve. With a win on Homecomin...

Which RIDDLE is #1?

Which RIDDLE is #1?

Wyatt Novak, 21CJ Reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Riddle brothers do everything together. Besides having the same parents, both play varsity quarterback. Scott, a sophomore, and Greg, a junior, battle for and play the same position and many have wondered what it’s like on and off the field for the brothers. “Me and Greg are getting closer,”...

On Different Playing Fields

On Different Playing Fields

Chelsea Park, Reporter

May 22, 2018


Filed under Sports

Two teams, one sport. Many student-athletes play for both a high school and club team. However, this is not an option for some athletes, forcing them to choose one team over the other. Whether an athlete only competes for high school or club depends on various factors, including the individual’s sport,...

Profile: Alexis Linnebach

Kolbie Christensen, Reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Sports

Playing a sport in high school is a fun way to meet new people, increase your skill level and help to support your school. Freshmen Alexis Linnebach is member of the Blue Valley West JV softball team.  Alexis has been playing softball since she has been in kindergarten and loves it. Her main pos...

Jags compete in the track meet at Mill Valley

Jags compete in the track meet at Mill Valley

Katherine Edmunds, Photo Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under Sports

Junior Rudy Sullivan and sophomore Ty Gifford work together in their race to move faster and farther than their opponents. Senior Alex Jashinski rises above the pack to extend the farthest he can in the triple jump. Junior Chad Hickman reaches and splashes into the sand i...

Fall Color Guard Begins

Jillian Dunlay, Reporter

April 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

Though spring sports are still in gear, one fall activity is just beginning: color guard. The fall color guard performs with the Spirit of Blue Valley West band at football games, as well as the Red and Silver Brigade at competitive marching band competitions. Though considered a fall activity, color g...

Athletes sign to extend careers in college

Athletes sign to extend careers in college

Alexis Christopherson, Elle Kopischke, Photographers

April 13, 2018


Filed under Photo Galleries, Sports, Uncategorized

Tuesday, April 10, seven Jaguar athletes took the bold step of signing Letters of Intent to continue the sport they excel in at the collegiate level. All are headed out of Kansas reaching as far east as Indianapolis, Indiana and west to Gunnison, Colorado, southwest of Denver. Seniors Lauren Harrell,...

Tracking Success In All Fields of Competition

Tracking Success In All Fields of Competition

Chelsea Park, Reporter

April 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

Run, Jump, Throw. Track and field embodies the basis of an active life. As it possesses a broad range of athletic skills, an extensive scope of students are members of the BV West track and field team. Dedicated sprinters, jumpers, and throwers return to the sport each year, however, a handful of students...

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