Spring Sports Begin March 2nd!
The spring sports season will be here soon! All spring sports (baseball, boys golf, boys tennis, girls soccer, girls swimming, softball, and track & field) begin on March 2nd. No athlete will be allowed to try out or participate until a current physical (dated on or after May 1, 2014) is on file in the Athletic Office (Office 601). Physicals may be turned in to the athletic office or the front office. For a copy of the current physical packet, please click [here].
Spring Sports Tryout Information
All spring sport tryouts/practices begin on Monday, March 2nd. Listed below are specifics for each sport.
Girls should meet on the soccer field at 3:15. Tryouts will go from 3:15 - 5:00pm all week. After that team selections will be made. There will be a parent meeting on Saturday, March 7th. This is all weather dependent - announcements will be made if you will need to meet in the Gym instead.
There will be a van taking kids to tryouts the first week if needed - it will leave from the south parking lot at 3:00pm. The first tee time at Heritage is at 3:15 so kids will need to hustle. Tryouts will last until 5:30pm. Please dress golf and weather appropriate. Please bring your own golf clubs, golf bag, golf ball, tees, golf glove, and ball marker.
Monday Heritage Park Golf Course
Tuesday and Wednesday Sycamore Ridge Golf Course
Thursday Overland Park Golf Course
Please meet on the tennis courts at 3:10pm. Practice will last until 5:00pm. Please bring a racquet, tennis shoes and shorts or pants with pockets.
Monday, March 2 - hitting, serving, and volleys to evaluate skill and ability
March 3 and 4 - preseason tournament to determine the playing ladder.
March 5 - remaining matches and any additional evaluation.
There is one open day this week to allow for weather issues.
Meet at the baseball field after school and bring all gear that you own. Tryouts will be finished at 5:30pm. Follow twitter info updates @bvswbaseball or check web page bvswbaseball.com.
Meet at 3:10pm in the pool area. Practice will end around 6:00pm. Girls need to bring a towel, wear a swimming suit and have a pair of goggles.
Track & Field
Meet in the Commons each day after school. Practice lasts until approx. 5:30. Bring workout clothes, including sweat top and bottom, and running shoes.
Meet at the softball field at 3:30pm. Tryouts will last until 5:30pm all week. Teams will be announced on Friday, March 6th. There will also be a practice on Saturday, March 7th from 9:30am - 11:30am. Plan to dress for the weather and bring all softball equipment to every practice. This schedule is weather dependent - the alternate location for practice is the gym. If this happens, we will make an announcement.
Winter Sports Recognitions
Congratulations to our boys varsity basketball team for winning the Spring Hill Tournament in January, beating Louisburg, Piper, and Sumner Academy to claim 1st place!!
Congratulations also to our boys swim and dive team for winning the BVSW Timberwolf Invitational on Saturday, January 24th, competing against 15 other schools to come out on top! Great job!!
BVSW Wrestling Program Receives a $1000 Donation
Each month Green Lantern Car Wash selects a QwikPass customer from a drawing and makes a $1000 donation to a school or school related program that the customer designates. Mike Watson, father of Trevor Watson, a 2014 BVSW graduate and 4 year BVSW wrestler, chose our wrestling program to receive the donation! Thank you, Mike!!
Sports Signings 2014-2015
An all-school athletic signing celebration will be held in the Gym on Wednesday, May 6th at 2:30pm for any athlete that is signing a letter of intent for next year. Families and friends will be invited to celebrate with our student athletes. More information will be sent out closer to the date.
Fall Sports Recognitions
Congratulations to Jamie Rickert, who placed 5th in the State Tournament, with a score of 78 and to Nikki McCurdy, who placed 11th with a score of 84. Great job, girls!
Congratulations to Taylor Westrom, who placed 10th in singles at the State Tournament and to Swetha Jasti and Jessica Sorcher, who were state qualifiers.
Our boys soccer team beat Blue Valley West to become the 5A Boys Soccer Regional Champs!
Blue Valley Southwest was well represented in the State Tournament held at Rim Rock. Our boys team placed 4th with the following individual results:
Ty Constant 6th place
Tristan Eastham 16th place
Dylan Miller 33rd place
Connor Roberts 34th place
Beau Constant 46th place
Austin Ragusin 49th place
Drew Havens 73rd place
Three girls represented BVSW with the following results:
Megan Paule 11th place
Piper Misse 26th place
Paige Salts 50th place
Congratulations to all of you!
Blue Valley Southwest letter jackets may be purchased at Nill Bros Sports or for information about letter jackets from Balfour, please click [here].
We will include updates and links to this site, as athletic information develops at Blue Valley Southwest. Go Timberwolves!