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T-Birds Fall In Regional Competition

3 months ago Bradyn Smith 0
Friday, Oct. 20 the  football team went head to head with the Emporia Spartans to finish off the regular season. Senior Quarterback, Mitchel Lady, started off the game early with a 61 yard touchdown run to take the lead but ended up falling behind 19-14. The following week was the start of playoffs. During playoffs, Read More

Football

5 months ago logan bissell 0
The football team started off with tremendous success after defeating power house Manhattan 21-18 to kickoff the season. “They worked hard for this moment. They worked all off-season starting off in January and throughout the spring and also during the summer so they were prepared for this moment, and they were prepared to be great Read More

A Whole New League

5 months ago logan bissell 0
For the 2018-2019 season, Shawnee Heights will be joining the United Kansas Conference (UKC). On May 1, the board voted 4-3 to allow Heights to join in with five other schools in creating a new league. The new league will include Heights, Basehor-Linwood, De Soto, Lansing, Leavenworth and Kansas City-Turner. “Ever since I have been Read More

Homecoming 2017

5 months ago logan bissell 0
Possibly one of the most hyped up games in the last three years; Shawnee Heights takes on Topeka High at their home stadium. As the T-Birds pour onto the field, the student section explodes. The long awaited night has finally begun. With our newly crowned Homecoming royalty, Lucy Hill and Mikey Hoffer, the game starts Read More

Hubert Leaves At Semester To Prepare For D1 Football

5 months ago admin 0
D1 bound defensive end, Wyatt Hubert is a notable individual. At 9 years old he attended his first Kansas State football game. Since then he’s had his eyes on only one college. Hubert has earned quite the reputation for his solid work as a part of the Shawnee heights football team all contributing to his Read More

Volleyball goes to Sub State

5 months ago admin 0
The Thunderbird Volleyball is headed to the 5A Kansas State Volleyball Championships once again making it their third consecutive year without fail. The T-Bird’s entered Sub State with a regular season record of 31-6, which is almost linear with last year’s being 37-6, including postseason play. They captured their first sub state victory against KC Read More

Decline In Girls Sports

5 months ago Bradyn Smith 0
Forty four years ago Title IX was passed making girls and boys opportunities equal in education and activities. Before Title IX only seven percent of high school athletes were girls, today that number is exponentially bigger with 42 percent of athletes female however there are still more male athletes. Over the summer the boys basketball Read More

Shirtless Spirit Squad

5 months ago admin 0
 The Shirtless Spirit Squad, also known as S^3 is a group of five to eight guys from the high school who like to show spirit to the school’s athletes. The guys in the squad vary depending on who is available. The main people in the squad are Justin Armbruster (12), Ben Buchanan (12), Tyler White Read More

NFL is Being Fined

5 months ago admin 0
National Football League (NFL)  players are being fined for many different reasons. Some include touchdown dances, players wearing brands that conflict with league partners, and clothing. The NFL has strict bylines to follow. When a player breaks one of the rules, they are usually fined or flagged. The NFL rulebook states: ‘Two or more players Read More

Volleyball Takes 5A State Title

5 months ago admin 0
After the third consecutive year attending the 5A State tournament the T-Bird volleyball team was named the 2016 champions. The last time the T-Birds won state was was 16 years ago. The girls faced St. James Academy in the championship game, finishing the games 25-18 27-25 25-22, to complete their 5-0 weekend. “I knew we Read More