• Jaguar baseball sweeps Piper 12-2, 9-0

    Jaguar baseball sweeps Piper 12-2, 9-0

    Sydney Carson, JAG web editor

    April 23, 2014

    The baseball team defeated Piper in its double header 12-2, 9-0 on Tuesday, April 22. With the team’s record at 9-1, junior outfielder Zach Hanna said the game was successful. “[We played] good, we didn’t have any errors and no walks, which helps win ball games,” Hanna said. The team’s... READ MORE »»

    The baseball team defeated Piper 12-2 and 9-0 on Tuesday, April 22.

    Photo by Hanna Steen

  • Proposed bill would ban tanning for those under 18

    Proposed bill would ban tanning for those under 18

    Justin Curto, Sarah Myers, Adri Talavera, JagWire web editor, JagWire reporter, JagWire reporter

    April 18, 2014

    Posters warning patrons about the risks of indoor tanning line the walls of Celsius Tannery as sophomore Katlyn Seyb prepares to tan for an upcoming cheer competition. If a proposed state bill banning the use of tanning beds for those under 18 were to be passed, indoor tanning would... READ MORE »»

    Photo illustration by Ashley Kitchen

  • Spring sports strive to defeat private schools

    Spring sports strive to defeat private schools

    Alana Flinn, Tori Aerni, JagWire editor-in-chief, JagWire sports editor

    April 18, 2014

    Year after year, many spring sports teams have had successful regular seasons, only to be defeated by private schools in the postseason. This leads to the question if this is the year the spring sports teams can break the monopoly of private schools in state 5A competition. Girls soccer has fallen... READ MORE »»

    Head girls soccer coach Arlan Vomhof and his team prepare for another game.

    Photo by Lindsay Roush

  • Varsity coach leaves behind legacy of success

    Varsity coach leaves behind legacy of success

    Annie Crouch, Alana Flinn, Jack Lopez, JagWire reporter, JagWire editor-in-chief, JagWire managing editor

    April 18, 2014

    After 14 years as head boys basketball coach, Justin Bogart has announced his resignation. Bogart held a meeting with players on Friday, March 28 to publicize his decision. Bogart said that this choice stemmed from the attraction of new experiences. “I’ve been coaching every... READ MORE »»

    Former head boys basketball coach Justin Bogart discusses strategy with his players during a timeout on Friday, March 7.

    Photo by Karissa Schmidt

  • Staff editorial: AP classes improve

    Staff editorial: AP classes improve

    JagWire staff

    April 15, 2014

    In order to create more practical courses, the College Board is currently in the process of changing the guidelines for AP class curricula. Some AP classes have already undergone change, and next year AP U.S. History and AP Physics will undergo reformation as well. The general trend in the AP changes... READ MORE »»

    Illustration by Madeline Lamons

NEWS

Jaguar baseball sweeps Piper 12-2, 9-0

Jaguar baseball sweeps Piper 12-2, 9-0

Sydney Carson, JAG web editor

The baseball team defeated Piper in its double header 12-2, 9-0 on Tuesday, April 22. With the team’s record at 9-1, junior outfielder Zach Hanna said the game was successful. “[We...  Read More »

April 23, 2014 • 0 comments

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SPORTS

Jaguar baseball sweeps Piper 12-2, 9-0

Jaguar baseball sweeps Piper 12-2, 9-0

Sydney Carson, JAG web editor

The baseball team defeated Piper in its double header 12-2, 9-0 on Tuesday, April 22. With the team’s record at 9-1, junior outfielder Zach Hanna said the game was successful. “[We...  Read More »

April 23, 2014 • 0 comments

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FEATURES

Chewing gum loses popularity

Chewing gum loses popularity

Justin Curto, Adri Talavera, JagWire web editor, JagWire reporter

It looks like gum companies are in a sticky situation. Over the past four years, gum sales have plummeted 11 percent, according to a study by Euromonitor International. Sales...  Read More »

April 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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OPINION

Blog: Wearing a fraction of a shirt is not okay

Blog: Wearing a fraction of a shirt is not okay

While they're a cute article to be worn in the summer, crop tops have no place in a school setting. It's getting hot out and all, but I don't think buying a shirt that covers an...  Read More »

April 23, 2014

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A&E

JagWire reviews famous Kansas City barbecue

JagWire reviews famous Kansas City barbecue

Nick Booth, Jack Lopez, Ellen Merrill, JagWire opinions editor, JagWire managing editor, JagWire reporter

As a resident of the Kansas City metro area, odds are you have a favorite barbecue joint. Odds are you have sworn allegiance to said barbecue joint and odds are that you turn up...  Read More »

April 16, 2014 • 0 comments

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