Boys Soccer vs. Rockhurst

September 17, 2020

Northwest is defeated by Rockhurst, 0-1, in the first game of the season

Senior Aidan Knauth runs to stop a breakaway, Sept. 15.

Jack Nitz, Sports Editor

September 16, 2020

Before the game, head coach Brian Pollack said he challenged his players to win the first 10 minutes of the game. With it being the team’s first game of the season, he said he realized the team needed to come out of the gates with a lot of intensity to compete with a team that was already playing i...

Huskies go 0-2 in triangular, fall to Tigers and Saints

Junior Audrey Malis (23) rises to hit the ball in the girls varsity volleyball game against Blue Valley, Sept. 15.

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

September 16, 2020

Hoping to set the tempo early and start the season strong, the Huskies came out firing on all cylinders, jumping out to a 12-3 lead early in the first set against the Tigers. The Huskies would ride their momentum to win the first set, 25-13. Head coach Molly Haggerty attributed the hot start to wanting to sta...

Boys Soccer vs. Rockhurst Preview

Current senior Will Vancrum dribbles the ball during the varsity substate game on Oct. 29 2019

Jack Nitz, Sports Editor

September 15, 2020

The BVNW boys varsity soccer team’s season ended last year after a loss in the substate championship. The team, which featured ten seniors, ended the season with a record of 10-5-3. Head coach Brian Pollack said he is hoping to continue off of last season’s success with this year’s team that ha...

Seniors play in last game, Huskies defeat Mustangs, 20-2

In their “One Last Game” the Huskies beat the Mustangs by a score of 20-2.

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

June 25, 2020

After missing out on their spring softball season, the girls softball team got a chance to play in “One Last Game.” The Huskies played the Mustangs and would beat them convincingly, 20-2. While it wasn’t a KSHSAA sponsored event, KSHSAA gave MSP their permission as long as no school uniforms were...

One last game

Huddled in a circle, the varsity softball team talks to each other during a game.

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

June 23, 2020

After losing out on their spring softball season due to COVID-19, the softball team will get “One Last Game.” The idea started when a senior from Piper High School asked Midwest Sports Productions (MSP) if they would support an initiative to give the senior softball players in the area one last game....

Changes to Summer Conditioning Program

Changes to Summer Conditioning Program

Jack Nitz and Jonny Isaacson

June 16, 2020

Blue Valley Northwest began voluntary, outdoor athletics and activities conditioning on June 15. According to an email sent out by Assistant Principal Andrew Addington on June 1, the date was selected as the state is now in Phase 3 of Gov. Laura Kelly’s “Ad Astra: A Plan to Reopen Kansas,” whi...

District to build third activity complex

Juniors Ryan Callahan (12) and Nick Schwarz (22) combine to tackle a BVW player in the game against Blue Valley West on Friday Oct. 5 at the DAC. The Huskies were defeated by the Jaguars, 41-21.

Jenna Weyforth, Chief Writer

April 22, 2020

Blue Valley West’s current activities complex is set to be upgraded in August, and BVNW will soon no longer have to share the DAC with both BVN and BVW.  Executive Director of School Administration David Stubblefield said having a third activity complex in the district, which will be ready in Augus...

Gerke helped create Unified Sports program at BVNW

BVNW student Avery Reid participates in the Unified Sports basketball scrimmage at Late Night in the pound.

Megan Yates, Writer

April 13, 2020

Former Athletic Director Kevin Gerke was instrumental in establishing unified sports at BVNW, which allows students with special needs to play sports as a way to connect and socialize alongside their general education peers.

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