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No. 25 Wildcats upset No. 3 Huskies, spoil season-opener, 55-38

No. 25 Wildcats upset No. 3 Huskies, spoil season-opener, 55-38

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

December 6, 2019

Jumping out to a 6-2 lead early in the first quarter, the Huskies came out of the gates hot. They would soon lose control however as the Wildcats would close out the quarter on a 15-2 run to give them a 17-8 lead over Northwest. A big reason the Huskies were able to keep the game within single dig...

Late comeback effort falls short, BVNW girls basketball drops season-opener against Storm, 52-44

Late comeback effort falls short, BVNW girls basketball drops season-opener against Storm, 52-44

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

December 5, 2019

Searching for answers on both sides of the ball trailing, 44-28 late in the fourth quarter, the Huskies found a solution in junior guard Megan Edwards. After hitting her first shot with 2:10 remaining in the third quarter, Edwards would spur a 12-5 run that would put the Huskies within single dig...

Winter sports preview

Winter sports preview

December 4, 2019

BVNW junior to be an honorary coin toss ambassador for the Chiefs home game against the Raiders

BVNW junior to be an honorary coin toss ambassador for the Chiefs home game against the Raiders

Megan Yates, Writer

November 25, 2019

Sophie Shaw was told three weeks ago that she would be a coin toss ambassador for the Chiefs game on Dec. 1. Ever since, Shaw said she has been excited for the day to arrive. “I am super excited and I am insanely stoked to be apart of this whole thing,” Shaw said.  Shaw said this honor is ...

BVNW cheer team wins 2019 6A KSHSAA state championship for first time in program history

BVNW cheer team wins 2019 6A KSHSAA state championship for first time in program history

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

November 24, 2019

After earning two “superior” ratings (the highest possible rating), in their previous two competitions leading up to the Game Day Spirit Showcase, the Husky cheer team used the momentum to win their first ever 6A state championship. Qualifying for the finals with a preliminary round best 1...

“Late Night in The Pound” returns for first time since 2016

“Late Night in The Pound” returns for first time since 2016

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

November 21, 2019

Blue Valley Northwest will be holding, “Late Night in The Pound” For the first time in three years. The event will start at 8 p.m. with a scrimmage of the Unified Sports basketball team. Following that will be scrimmages from future Husky elementary basketball teams, the girls varsity and junior va...

NCAA paves way for athletes to profit off names, images and likenesses; BVNW athletes respond

NCAA paves way for athletes to profit off names, images and likenesses; BVNW athletes respond

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

November 5, 2019

Ever since the NCAA was founded in 1910, they have stood by their claim and rule that student-athletes are not to be paid, but recently on Oct. 29, the NCAA’s top decision makers voted unanimously to start the process of modifying its rules to allow college athletes to profit from their names, ...

Huskies season ends with 56-42 loss to Cougars

Huskies season ends with 56-42 loss to Cougars

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

November 1, 2019

Starting the game slow, the Huskies found themselves looking at a 21 point deficit early in the first half. Looking for an answer, sophomore quarterback Mikey Pauley would find senior Evan Ranallo for a 53-yard touchdown. Trailing 21-7, the Huskies and Cougars would score back and forth throughout the game, with the...

Huskies fall to Lancers in the varsity soccer 6A substate championship, 2-3

Huskies fall to Lancers in the varsity soccer 6A substate championship, 2-3

Jack Bensing, Writer

October 31, 2019

Going into the substate championship game, the Huskies were coming off a 6-1 win over Olathe South. The varsity soccer team was looking to keep the momentum going against Shawnee Mission East. Never trailing in almost all of a tightly contested game, the Huskies were poised to win the substate champio...

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