Graduate Kara Priest selected to All Regional Team

Graduate Kara Priest selected to All Regional Team

Natasha Vyhovsky, Writer
July 8, 2014
Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

On Thursday, it was announced that 2014 graduate Kara Priest was selected to the United States All Regional Team by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. In addition, on June 17, the BVNW girls soccer team placed fourth in the region, with only two losses the entire season. “It’s... Read more »

Girls soccer wins yet another state title

Girls soccer wins yet another state title

Greyson Woerpel, Writer
May 31, 2014
Filed under Game Briefs, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

Despite copious amounts of pressure a Blue Valley Northwest (BVNW) squad felt leading up to this afternoon's 6A girls soccer State championship game, the Huskies nerves never showed throughout the game as they shut out... Read more »

Girls soccer defeats Washburn Rural in state semifinals

Girls soccer defeats Washburn Rural in state semifinals

Sarah Hirsch, Online Editor
May 31, 2014
Filed under Game Briefs, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The girls varsity soccer team defeated Washburn Rural in the state semifinals at the Hummer Sports Park in Topeka last night. The game started out defense-heavy, with Washburn only making a few shots on the goal. BVNW kept the ball on their... Read more »

Girls soccer defeats BVW at quarterfinals

Girls soccer defeats BVW at quarterfinals

Sarah Hirsch, Online Editor
May 28, 2014
Filed under Game Briefs, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The girls varsity soccer team won the quarterfinal game against Blue Valley West (BVW) last night and will go on to play at the state competitions this weekend. "The last time we played them it was 2-2; this game was 2-2 until towards the... Read more »

Girls soccer defeats BVH, becoming regional champions

Girls soccer defeats BVH, becoming regional champions

Claudia Chen, Writer
May 24, 2014
Filed under Game Briefs, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The girls varsity soccer team defeated Blue Valley High in the 6A regional championship game, with a final score of 1-0. The game took place Thursday night at the DAC, and this win advances BVNW to the quarterfinals of the state tournament. The... Read more »

Varsity baseball loses Regionals to BVW

Varsity baseball loses Regionals to BVW

Greyson Woerpel, Writer
May 22, 2014
Filed under Sports Stories, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The red light of the final score of the Blue Valley Northwest vs. Blue Valley West (BVW) varsity baseball games bleeds through the light bulbs as many seniors come to the realization that their final game with the BVNW Huskies has... Read more »

Class Day

May 21, 2014
Filed under HUSKY HEADLINES, Top Stories, Video Entertainment

Boys varsity tennis competes at State

Boys varsity tennis competes at State

Natasha Vyhovsky, Writer
May 19, 2014
Filed under NEWS, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

All five of the varsity boys tennis players who competed in State on Saturday placed in their respective tournaments, and senior Max Katcher and junior Brett White became state doubles champions. Sophomore Jonathan Lowe and Yosh Mylavarapu took third as the other BVNW doubles team, and sophomore James... Read more »

DECA competes in ICDC

DECA competes in ICDC

Olivia Baird, Writer
May 16, 2014
Filed under NEWS, Top Stories

The BVNW DECA team competed in the International Career Development Competition (ICDC) on May 4-6 in Atlanta, GA. Competing with students from around the U.S. as well as other countries, BVNW came home with many students placing... Read more »

Pursuing her “‘A’ game”

Pursuing her “‘A’ game”

Sidney Hallak, Writer
May 13, 2014
Filed under Featured Teachers, FEATURES, Top Stories

After 15 years of grading papers, reading books and influencing young minds, junior ELA teacher Kathy Duggan has decided to retire. “I’m retiring just because I think it’s going to be a new adventure,” Duggan said. “I turned 65 and I’m trying to decide what I’m going to do when I grow... Read more »

Walk to REbeL a success

Walk to REbeL a success

Natasha Vyhovsky, Writer
May 10, 2014
Filed under Activities, FEATURES, NEWS, Top Stories

The fourth annual Walk to REbeL took place at 9 a.m. this morning around BVNW with a course that followed Switzer and returned to the school after three miles. With around 750 participants this year, REbeL sponsor Carolyn Potter said the event was a tremendous success... Read more »

Husky Showcase draws a crowd

Husky Showcase draws a crowd

Madison Graves, Writer
May 10, 2014
Filed under NEWS, Top Stories

For the first time, this year’s annual Husky Showcase took place on two nights: Thursday, May 8 and Friday, May 9. Families, friends and students piled into the PAC taking up almost all the seats to watch the BVNW students and choir perform with a live band playing behind them. Many students auditioned... Read more »