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BVNW defeats ONW, 9-1 to cap record-setting season

BVNW defeats ONW, 9-1 to cap record-setting season

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
May 26, 2017
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After failing to reach the Kansas class 6A state championship game early Friday afternoon, falling at the hands of Manhattan High 6-3, BVNW returned to action in a third place game against the No. 3 seed Olathe Northwest Ravens. Freshman Ryan Callahan, who went 2-for-3 with an RBI single against ONW,...

Errors plague Huskies semifinal, fall to Manhattan, 6-3

Errors plague Huskies semifinal, fall to Manhattan, 6-3

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
May 26, 2017
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LAWRENCE- After making their way to the state tournament for the first time in a decade, the BVNW baseball program was defeated 6-3 in the state semifinals against Manhattan High Friday afternoon at Hoglund Ballpark. Junior Max Abramovich took the mound late Friday morning looking for his seventh ...

BVNW rallies, defeats Olathe East 4-2 in state quarterfinals

BVNW rallies, defeats Olathe East 4-2 in state quarterfinals

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
May 25, 2017
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Through six innings of play in the state quarterfinal Thursday afternoon in Lawrence, Kan. the BVNW bats were held silent. The Huskies trailed the Hawks from Olathe East 2-0 heading into the top of the seventh inning. In the seventh inning, senior Mitchell Bloss lead off the inning with a walk after fa...

Jaguars outslug Huskies, 19-10, in regional semifinal

Jaguars outslug Huskies, 19-10, in regional semifinal

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
May 17, 2017
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For the 17th time this season, the Blue Valley Northwest Huskies softball team lost. This time however, the Huskies provided some offensive fireworks in doing so. The varsity softball team was defeated by Blue Valley West in the regional semifinals, in a game that looked promising early on. The Hus...

BVNW clinches regional championship, defeats SMNW 6-1

BVNW clinches regional championship, defeats SMNW 6-1

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
May 16, 2017
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For the first time since 2007, the Blue Valley Northwest baseball program is headed to the state tournament. After defeating Olathe South 5-0 earlier Monday evening, the Huskies went up against the Shawnee Mission Northwest Cougars, who came into the regional as the No. 1 seed with a 15-5 regular seas...

Sprinkle dominates in 5-0 regional semifinal win over Olathe South

Sprinkle dominates in 5-0 regional semifinal win over Olathe South

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
May 16, 2017
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In the first game of postseason play, the varsity baseball team dropped Olathe South in the regional semifinal 5-0 Monday May 15. After consecutive years in which the BVNW baseball program could not eliminate Olathe South in regional play, senior Johnny Sprinkle said the past failure lit a fire for him...

Huskies pick up 5-1 senior night win over Gardner Edgerton

Huskies pick up 5-1 senior night win over Gardner Edgerton

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
May 12, 2017
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The varsity baseball team earned its 12th victory of the season, in a 5-1, senior night victory over Gardner Edgerton High School Thursday May 11. For the second time in a week, junior Drew Black earned the victory on the mound for the Huskies. Despite only pitching when the rotation was thin early in the se...

Huskies softball swept by Gardner Edgerton on senior night

Huskies softball swept by Gardner Edgerton on senior night

Dan Edmonds, Writer
May 10, 2017
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The varsity softball team was defeated in both game of their senior night doubleheader against Gardner Edgerton Tuesday May 9. BVNW lost the first game 10-3, and the second game 15-6, ending the Huskies regular season record at 4-16.  Head coach Kim White said the team played well at times and were...

Huskies drop Saints, 5-3

Huskies drop Saints, 5-3

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
May 5, 2017
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For the fifth time this season, Huskies pitcher Max Abramovich took the mound and left with the victory on this Friday night at the DAC. Abramovich, as has been the case multiple times this season worked his way into an early jam before escaping with limited damage. In the top of the first in...

Huskies dominate Mustangs, 12-1

Huskies dominate Mustangs, 12-1

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
April 27, 2017
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The varsity baseball team improved their record to 7-5 with an 11-run victory over the rival Blue Valley North Mustangs. The Huskies defeated the Mustangs 12-1, in a game that only lasted six innings, due to a mercy run-rule. Junior Max Abramovich picked up his fourth victory of the year, going the ...

Sprinkle’s complete-game shutout earns BVNW 1-0 victory over BVW

Sprinkle’s complete-game shutout earns BVNW 1-0 victory over BVW

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
April 25, 2017
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Leading off the bottom half of the seventh inning, the Blue Valley West Jaguars trailed the Blue Valley Northwest Huskies 1-0. A weak ground ball was hit towards BVNW second baseman junior Drew Black. After making plays of much greater difficulty throughout the game, the Huskies second baseman failed t...

BVW sweeps softball, dropping Huskies record to 2-8

BVW sweeps softball, dropping Huskies record to 2-8

Gabe Swartz and Anna Levine
April 25, 2017
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GAME 1: During the first of two varsity softball games of the night, both senior Reagan Whitworth and senior Sarah Callahan hit triples which scored the only two runs of the game for the Huskies. Callahan said she felt excited about her second inning triple because it is not something she does o...

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