JAGUAR Athletics = Family +Pride+Grit
Please model good sportsmanship at our all events, before, during and after the game.
Congratulations to the Girls Tennis team on a third place finish in the 5A regional tournament last Saturday. Brylinn Staats was the 5A regional singles champion and the double team of Madelyn Comeo and Lauren Strohs finished 5th. Good luck to these three girls who will compete at the 5A state tournament this weekend in Emporia. Good luck to Alex Larson, Delaney Brewer, Kyley Ast, Allison McCausland, Molly Saporito, and Nikki Reyes.
Jaguar Athletic Hall of Fame - The Blue Valley West Hall of Fame began in 2012 and currently honors ten members who have made tremendous contributions to the success of West athletics. If you would like to learn more about the Hall of Fame and consider nominating someone for this honor, please go to the BV West High School Athletics website and click "Hall of Fame." The nomination deadline is November 1st.
NCAA Clearinghouse Information - if your son/daughter has aspirations of competing at the college level, it is important to register with the NCAA Clearinghouse as early as their sophomore year. This must be done online. Go to http://web1.ncaa.org/ECWR2/NCAA_EMS/NCAA.jsp to get registered. If you have any questions, contact your counselor or Cindy Roach at West.
Winter Sports - it isn't too early to start thinking about winter sports! If you have not participated in a fall sport, you must complete the required forms for winter sport participation. These forms can all be found on the BV West website, under athletics. Call Kandi Wright (913)239-3771 if you want to verify all your forms are in and complete. Students need to watch for posters and listen to the morning announcements for winter sports informational meetings. Winter sports include; boys and girls basketball, boys swim/dive, wrestling and girls bowling.
SUPPORT BVW CHEERLEADERS
Here's a great reason not to cook dinner next Thursday! Blue Valley West Cheer is having a fundraising dinner on Thursday, October 23rd from 4-1o pm at the Jose Pepper's at 143rd & Metcalf. Just print off the voucher that is attached and dine between 4 & 10 pm that evening. BVW Cheer will receive a percentage of that evenings receipts! Yes, it is THAT easy! So, take a night off from cooking, and join us! HOPE TO SEE YOU AT JOSE PEPPERS!
REMINDER: Alcohol is against the law in all public places, including school parking lots. Anyone found to be in violation of these laws is subject to ticketing and/or removal from any school events, per district and Overland Park city ordinance. PLEASE make responsible choices and model appropriate behavior for our teens. SWIDAC/PSHS/BVHS football stadiums are not Arrowhead stadium!