Mike Lavieri Community Sports Reporter

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Multisport athletes: For the love of the game
December 10, 2014
The multisport athlete isn’t uncommon, but seeing one compete at a high level in all sports is an accomplishment.
Lavieri: A proposal to KSHSAA
November 26, 2014
The way the postseason works in Kansas is a little confusing, and that is why I am offering my suggestions and recommendations to the Kansas High School Activities Association pro bono.
Mill Valley, St. James extended offer to join EKL
12:52 p.m., November 12, 2014 Updated 04:25 p.m.
The Eastern Kansas League voted unanimously on Wednesday to extend an offer to Mill Valley High and St. James Academy for the schools to join the league.
Bobcats hold off scrappy Braves
September 10, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood High volleyball team was supposed to defeat Bonner Springs High on Tuesday with ease, or at least that’s what was expected after the two teams met a week ago at the Baldwin Quad.
Senior-to-be to hold softball camp
July 1, 2014
For her senior project, Bonner Springs High softball pitcher Hannah Fehlhafer is hosting a softball camp for girls in grades 1-9.
Bobcats poised to be more balanced than in past years
June 18, 2014
Basehor-Linwood boys basketball coach Mike McBride has a problem he hasn’t dealt with since 2012: balance.
Serious swimmers sought for USA Swimming
June 13, 2014
Bonner Springs High swimming coach Preston Williams is bringing a highly competitive swim team to the area and is looking for serious swimmers.
Lipp, Jennings to play in Mo-Kan softball game
June 10, 2014
St. James Academy’s Caroline Lipp and Basehor-Linwood High’s Candice Jennigs will team up with other Kansas all-stars as they take on the Missouri side next Monday in the 14th annual Mo-Kan Softball All-Star Game.
BSHS boys, BLHS girls win Bonner Springs Invite
May 7, 2014
The Bonner Springs High boys track and field team ran to an easy victory in the 11-team Bonner Springs Invitational on Monday.
Jaguars see new addition to starting rotation
April 14, 2014
In his first varsity start ever, Zach Hanna might have worked his way into Mill Valley High’s starting rotation after striking out seven batters in six-shutout innings of work in a 9-0, game two victory against Basehor-Linwood High on Thursday afternoon.

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Bonner Springs High's Michael Amayo clears the bar in the high jump on Monday at the Bonner Springs Invitational. Amayo took fourth with a mark of 5 feet, 8 inches. He won the long jump with a mark of 21 feet, 2.5 inches, and took second in the triple jump, with a mark of 41 feet, 6.5 inches. Amayo scored 22 of the Braves’ 167 points as they defeated Basehor-Linwood by 89 points.

Mill Valley's Bryce Lievens takes off for second as Basehor-Linwood's Avery Fliger delivers a pitch. Lievens would successfully steal second in Mill Valley's 12-2 game one win against the Bobcats. The Jaguars took game two 9-0.

Junior pat muldoon attempts a free throw in the second half of Basehor-Linwood High’s 63-57 victory against Mill Valley High on Tuesday. Muldoon scored a game-high 21 points in his return to his former school.

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