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BVNW takes co-EKL championship after downing St. James, 69-51

BVNW takes co-EKL championship after downing St. James, 69-51

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
February 24
Filed under Game Briefs, SPORTS, Team Scores, Top Stories, Winter Sports

With 5:00 left in the first quarter of the final regular season matchup of the year, senior guard Darien Jackson connected on a pass to fellow senior guard Jamicheal Morgan for an alley-oop slam, giving the Huskies an 8-2 lead. Morgan’s alley-oop dunk were a part of his 13 points on the night. ...

Darien Jackson: My next step

Darien Jackson: My next step

Darien Jackson, Guest Contributor
February 23
Filed under SPORTS, Top Stories, Winter Sports

I've been waiting for this moment for the past four years of my life. I'm not going to lie, the recruiting process is not as easy as it looks. I viewed the process like a rollercoaster, at one point you're enjoying it and other points you just want to give up. But with the support I've had over  the...

Wrestling places fourth at regionals

Wrestling places fourth at regionals

February 19
Filed under SPORTS, Team Scores, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Individual Results (all wrestlers listed qualified for state): Rudhra Thakur 106- 4th Luke Gawlick 120- 5th Brooks Rockey 126- 3rd Eric Gawlick 132- 6th Brandon Cooper 152- 8th Nate Kenny 160- 8th Garrett Parks 170- 7th Garret Tierney 182- 1st Jared Cruz 195- 3rd Josh Cruz...

BVNW defeats BVHS, 68-63, on senior night

BVNW defeats BVHS, 68-63, on senior night

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
February 17
Filed under Game Briefs, SPORTS, Team Scores, Top Stories, Winter Sports

With 3.7 seconds left in the fourth quarter, junior forward Joe Pleasant stepped to the free throw line, with Blue Valley Northwest leading Blue Valley, 66-63. The younger Pleasant had to make up for his eldest brother, A.J. after A.J. missed two free throws the possession before. “I was just think...

Girls basketball defeats BVHS, 44-43, in overtime on senior night

Girls basketball defeats BVHS, 44-43, in overtime on senior night

Anna Cowden, Writer
February 17
Filed under Game Briefs, SPORTS, Team Scores, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Despite constant shifts in momentum throughout the entirety of the game, Blue Valley Northwest defeated Blue Valley for the second time this season in overtime, 44-43. Head coach Brian Bubalo said the team came into senior night knowing it was going to be a tight, physical game. “We knew we we...

Head football coach Mike Zegunis resigns as coach

Head football coach Mike Zegunis resigns as coach

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
February 15
Filed under Fall Sports, SPORTS, Top Stories

After 12 seasons as head football coach at BVNW, Mike Zegunis has stepped down. Zegunis met with his players in the Performing Arts Center during Husky Halftime Feb. 15. "After a lot of thought and prayer, I have decided to step down as head football coach," Zegunis said. "You know that’s a big ...

Jackson’s 27 lead BVNW past Mill Valley, 82-52

Jackson’s 27 lead BVNW past Mill Valley, 82-52

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
February 14
Filed under Game Briefs, SPORTS, Team Scores, Top Stories, Winter Sports

After junior forward Parker Braun won the tip-off, the Huskies came down to the offensive end, working the ball around the zone before the ball ended up in junior guard Sam Ward’s hands. Ward rose up and swished in his first three of the night, giving BVNW an early 3-0 lead. The Huskies opened with a...

Senior Sarah Holder goes viral on Twitter

Senior Sarah Holder goes viral on Twitter

Walker Johnson, Writer
February 13
Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

295 thousand likes and counting. On Saturday, Feb 11, Blue Valley Northwest senior Sarah Holder turned a text and a taquito into social media fame. Her Twitter post about a neighbor mistaking her taquito for a cigar as she was driving through her neighborhood can be found posted on social media accounts...

Huskies roll Rams, 87-62, behind Ward’s career night

Huskies roll Rams, 87-62, behind Ward’s career night

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
February 13
Filed under Game Briefs, Photos, SPORTS, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Junior guard Sam Ward squared up to shoot off a pass from senior guard A.J. Pleasant and knocked down a three point basket from the right corner to give the Huskies their first points of the night against Hogan Prep. That three gave Ward an early start to a career night, as he finished with 21 points. The H...

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