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  • October 9Seniors Scott Ladish and Elle Blake crowned homecoming king and queen

  • September 26The homecoming dance will be held 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Oct. 7

  • September 26The homecoming game will take place Oct. 6 against Bishop Ward

  • September 18The PSAT will be held Wednesday, Oct. 11 from P1 to P2.

Girls’ golf qualifies for state

Girls’ golf qualifies for state

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

October 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

Recently, many of Piper’s teams have been doing quite well, but one team constantly overlooked is girls’ golf. “We’ve taken at least first or second at almost every tournament that we’ve been to,” senior Jessica Hutchings said. “We’ve all reach the goals that we set in the beginning of t...

Boys soccer defeats Turner

Boys soccer defeats Turner

Dalia Mejia, Staff Photographer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Photos, Sports, Sports Photos

Varsity boys' soccer defeats Turner Sept. 7, leaving the final score at 3-0

Boys Varsity Soccer Gets Defeated in Overtime

Boys Varsity Soccer Gets Defeated in Overtime

Dalia Mejia, Photographer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Photos, Sports, Sports Photos, Uncategorized

One of the first games of the season ended in a grueling match against the De Soto Wildcats. The game ended at the first overtime when the Wildcats scored with 2:56 left on the clock. ...

Purple and white leads off fall sports

Purple and white leads off fall sports

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

August 22, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, School News

As the school year slowly gets rolling, fall sports are preparing for their first games of the year. This Thursday, August 24 is the Purple and White game where football will have a scrimmage and cheer, dance, volleyball and band show off their new skills for the year. Most of the teams participa...

Rising junior receives awards, scholarships for girls’ golf

Rising junior receives awards, scholarships for girls’ golf

Lauren Textor, Web Editor-in-Chief

May 20, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

While extra emphasis is often put on sports in comparison to the promotion of other clubs and organizations in high schools, some athletic programs still go under the radar. However, the hard work of participating students can be acknowledged beyond the amount of supporters attending a meet. Rising junior...

Injury fails to impede swimmer

Injury fails to impede swimmer

Karli Trumbo, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

Senior Megan Dailey is often recognized by her talent in swimming. Dailey has qualified for state for all four of her high school years and has signed to Quincy University in Illinois for a swimming scholarship. Dailey seemed unstoppable in the water until last summer, when she started to experi...

Swimmers compete at Shawnee Mission East

Swimmers compete at Shawnee Mission East

Maggie Wolf, Photo Imaging Student

May 10, 2017


Filed under Photos, Sports Photos, Spring Sports

During preliminaries at Shawnee Mission East April 21, one of the largest swim meets the girls' swim team attended, several relay teams and individual swimmers advanced to finals the next day.

Varsity girls’ soccer wins big against Emporia

Varsity girls’ soccer wins big against Emporia

Hannah Haworth, Staff Writer

May 9, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

The Varsity Lady Pirates won their game against Emporia yesterday 5-0 after their Varsity goalie, junior Emma Morgan, was injured and sophomore Brianna Andrade stepped in. The team was 1-0 at half after Emily Wilson kicked from the 35-yard line to slip through the fingers of Emporia's goal keeper. After...

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