Girls basketball to not have substate game

Junior Megan Edwards drives in for a layup on a fast break.

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

February 28, 2020

Heading into their senior night game, the girls' varsity basketball team holds a record of 3-16; not good enough to qualify them for a substate game due to a new KSHSAA rule. Head coach Matthew Shulman said they would’ve needed a top 16 seed to qualify. “It’s a new rule through KSHSAA, so how ...

Wrestling state live broadcast

Junior Brendan Bartholome takes down his opponent in the varsity wrestling dual on Jan. 8.

February 27, 2020

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Royal dad

Troy Stremming attends a Royals game with former Kansas City, Mo. mayor Sylvester James.

Matthew Lemke, Writer

February 24, 2020

Troy Stremming, father of junior Sydney Stremming, is a partner in the Royals Crown Partners, one of the 22 owners of the Kansas City Royals baseball team franchise.  Stremming said playing college baseball at Washburn University was one of the reasons he is now a part owner.  “I played baseba...

Huskies hold on, defeat Tigers 73-66

Junior Alston Mason (1) attempts a layup to give the Huskies a five point cushion late in the fourth quarter.

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

February 22, 2020

Heading into the fourth quarter, the Huskies found themselves with a comfortable 11 point, 59-48 lead. The Huskies would hold onto that double-digit lead for the majority of the fourth quarter until the Tigers moved to a press and turned over the Huskies. They would find their lead cut to six with...

Win streak hits 14, Huskies defeat Mill Valley, 88-41

Senior Markell Hood (25) shoots a fadeaway jumper during the boys varsity basketball game.

Emma Johnson, Managing Editor

February 18, 2020

  As the end of the regular season approaches the Huskies proved their dominance once again, defeating the Jaguars by 47 points. The win has juniors Alston Mason and Ben Fritz both optimistic looking toward the end of the season, the team’s chances of winning the Eastern Kansas League ...

Huskies pull off OT thriller, defeat Jaguars, 39-36

Senior Grace Coble gets double-teamed in the post.

Olivia Dowell, Print Editor

February 18, 2020

Coming into their second meeting of the season with the Mill Valley Jaguars, junior Megan Edwards said the girls varsity basketball team wanted to avenge their Jan. 7 loss to the Jaguars. Edwards knew similar to their first game, this would be a competitive matchup. “We knew this was gonna be a...

Big fourth quarter helps Huskies pull away from the Jaguars, 58-45

Big fourth quarter helps Huskies pull away from the Jaguars, 58-45

Ethan Knauth, Editor in Chief

February 15, 2020

Coming off a meager showing offensively in the first three quarters and only leading by five at the start of the fourth, juniors Jack Chapman and Alston Mason each knocked down a pair of threes to extend the lead to double digits, effectively putting the game out of reach. Refusing to tolerate his ...

No. 1 Huskies defeat defending EKL champions Bishop Miege, 70-56

Senior Markell Hood (25) prepares to pass the ball to the wing in a 70-56 win over Bishop Miege.

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

February 11, 2020

The last time the Huskies met the Stags, they wound up losing a nail-biter, 54-52 in a game that would eventually cost them the EKL championship last year. Knowing this game could have big championship implications, junior Jack Chapman knew this game was a must win for the team. “Our main goal...

Win streak hits 11, Huskies defeat Timberwolves, 70-51

Junior Jack Chapman drives in for a layup in the boys varsity basketball win against Blue Valley Southwest, 70-51.

Jack Bensing, Writer

February 8, 2020

Immediatellly following the tipoff, the Huskies came out strong. Wasting no time, the Huskies would have their first points only a few seconds into the game when the opening tip allowed for an easy assist to sophomore Joey Robinson dropping in the first basket of the game.  Head coach Ed Fritz attributed the first bas...

BVNW senior tackle Danny Robinson commits to the University of Kansas

Senior Danny Robinson signs with the University of Kansas to play football during the spring athletic signing ceremony, Feb. 6.

Jonny Isaacson, Sports Editor

February 7, 2020

With senior Danny Robinson signing to play football at the University of Kansas, Blue Valley Northwest has its first power-5 football commit under head coach Clint Rider. Robinson said he hopes he serves as an role model for the younger athletes, showing hard work pays off. “It’s just really e...

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