JAGUAR Athletics = Family +Pride+Grit
Please model good sportsmanship at our all events, before, during and after the game.
Congratulations to the girls golf team on their 6th place finish in the 5A state tournament on Monday. Alexis Larson led the Jaguars with a 4th place finish.
Congratulations to Brylin Staats for finishing 11th in the 5A Girls Tennis tournament last weekend. The doubles team of Lauren Strohs and Madelyn Comeo also competed, but did not place.
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.
National Signing Date - the first National Signing date for NCAA athletes is November 12th. We will have our BV West Signing Ceremony on Tuesday, November 18th at 1:30 in the afternoon. Please contact your head coach or the athletic office for more information.
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.
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!