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Baserunning blunders hurt Huskies in 7-4 loss to Rogers (Ark.)

Baserunning blunders hurt Huskies in 7-4 loss to Rogers (Ark.)

Gabe Swartz, Editor-in-chief

April 20, 2018


Filed under Game Briefs, Photos, SPORTS, Springs Sports

What seemed like an innocent ground ball to senior second baseman Drew Black began the start of a chippy back-and-forth game between one of the top ranked teams in Arkansas, Rogers High, and the Huskies of Blue Valley Northwest- one of the top ranked teams in Kansas. While the scorebook would show a...

No. 2 Huskies outslug No. 1 Tigers, 15-10

No. 2 Huskies outslug No. 1 Tigers, 15-10

Gabe Swartz, Editor-in-chief

April 10, 2018


Filed under Game Briefs, Photos, SPORTS, Springs Sports, Top Stories

There were plenty of hits to go around Tuesday afternoon at Blue Valley High School. In a game that saw MaxPreps No. 1 and 2 ranked teams in Kansas Class 6A, it was the Huskies that came out of the gates with offensive firepower. After loading the bases with no outs in the first inning and coming...

Softball program adjusts to challenges of cancellations

Softball program adjusts to challenges of cancellations

Ben Brown and Jaelen Matthews

April 9, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, Springs Sports, Top Stories

The varsity softball team is scheduled to play their first doubleheader of the season tonight against Blue Valley at 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. As the team approaches what should mark the halfway point of their season, the weather has caused an unexpected turn for the season. All seven varsity softball g...

Fifth inning comeback gives BVNW edge over BVSW, 6-4

Fifth inning comeback gives BVNW edge over BVSW, 6-4

Ben Brown, Sports Editor

April 6, 2018


Filed under Game Briefs, Photos, SPORTS, Springs Sports, Top Stories

  With the bases loaded and two outs in the bottom of the fifth inning, senior first baseman Holden Missey stepped up to the plate. Missey- who was 0-for-2 on the day- and the Huskies trailed the Blue Valley Southwest Timberwolves in an EKL matchup Thursday afternoon, 4-2. “I though...

From Ames to the Alamo: How Clayton Custer reunited with his best friend and brought Loyola Chicago to the Final Four

From Ames to the Alamo: How Clayton Custer reunited with his best friend and brought Loyola Chicago to the Final Four

Gabe Swartz, Editor-in-chief

March 30, 2018


Filed under Alumni, FEATURES, SPORTS, Top Stories, Winter Sports

It wasn’t an unusual sight to find Clayton Custer in the gym during the early hours of the morning, or the latest hours of the night. Everybody has their own Clayton Custer story, there are plenty of them. For head coach Ed Fritz, it was that time where Custer and Loyola teammate Ben Richardson, ...

Three BVNW grads featured in South Region Elite Eight

Three BVNW grads featured in South Region Elite Eight

Gabe Swartz, Editor-in-chief

March 24, 2018


Filed under Alumni, FEATURES, NEWS, SPORTS, Winter Sports

When the South Regional final between No. 9 Kansas State and No. 11 Loyola Chicago tips off Saturday night in Atlanta, there will be three BVNW graduates on the court. Loyola Chicago’s Clayton Custer and Ben Richardson will go up against Kansas State which includes senior walk-on Mason Schoen. Custe...

Huskies open season as Rob Jones Tournament champions

Huskies open season as Rob Jones Tournament champions

Gabe Swartz, Editor-in-chief

March 23, 2018


Filed under Game Briefs, Photos, SPORTS, Springs Sports

After setting the Blue Valley Northwest single-season wins record for a pitcher last season, senior Max Abramovich was given the start in the Huskies season-opener Friday afternoon against Olathe East. It did not take long for the Huskies senior right-hander to find his groove as he faced the minimum thro...

BVNW falls to Rockhurst in first dual of season, 11-1

BVNW falls to Rockhurst in first dual of season, 11-1

March 22, 2018


Filed under Photos, SPORTS, Springs Sports

  Results after doubles play: A. Downing/B. Fallon   vs   C. Klumb/G. Colombo                          9-7 V. Thiagarajan/C. Parrish   vs   D. Walsh/N. Hare                           7-9 C. Pennington/W. Wang   vs   M. Dunmire/N. Bodde              ...

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