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Lady Pirates finish second, seniors end their careers

Lady Pirates finish second, seniors end their careers

Blake Beashore, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

The Lady Pirates basketball team finished their season with a 23-1 record and with a second place finish at the state tournament. They finished with a 60-41 loss to Bishop Miege. With the end of the season comes the end of the seniors careers. This season the Pirates had three seniors. Ryan Co...

State champions

State champions

Kaleb Brown, Co-web editor

March 10, 2019

“And now for your Kansas 4A State Tournament champions, the Kansas City Piper Pirates.” On Saturday, March 9, the Piper boys basketball team claimed their first ever state title in program history. The Pirates polished off a near perfect season with a record of 21-4, by cruising past the Orioles...

Lady Pirates dominate in second round of State, advance to championship

Lady Pirates dominate in second round of State, advance to championship

Blake Beashore, Staff Writer

March 9, 2019

On Friday, March 8th the Lady Pirates basketball team took on Nickerson. The winner of the game would advance to the Kansas 4A State Championship. The Pirates managed to come out with an easy win of 72-40. The championship game will be at 4:00 at the Tony’s Pizza Event Center. The girls will be...

The shot heard around Kansas

The shot heard around Kansas

Kaleb Brown, Co-web editor

March 9, 2019

Trey Bates dribbles down the floor, nine seconds left. Bates passes half court looking for an open teammate. He finds Tyren Shelley standing at the top of the key, Shelley catches the ball, turns and lets it fly. The Pirates battled the number one seed Wichita-Trinity Knights Friday evening in the...

Boys basketball defeats Parsons in first round of State

Boys basketball defeats Parsons in first round of State

Kaleb Brown, Co-web editor

March 6, 2019

The Pirates were off to a slow start to begin the game Wednesday night against Parsons High School. The Pirates were unable to connect early and couldn't finish when it counted. Parsons jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead to open up the game. Senior Brandon Jackson picked up two fouls just minutes int...

Boys and Girls Basketball Head to State

Boys and Girls Basketball Head to State

Blake Beashore, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019

The Pirate Boys and Girls basketball teams both won their respective sub-state championships and are headed to Salina to compete for the State Championship. All games are located at the Tony’s Pizza Event Center. The boys play their first game against Parsons High School, Wednesday, March 6, at 4...

Bowling places at State

Bowling places at State

Blake Beashore, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

After leading the pack for the three game series, Abigayle Berner took second place at the 4A Bowling State competition with a 611 series today in Wichita. For the girls team, Abigayle Berner and Brookelyn Lamberd qualified for State by placing in 10th and third respectively at Regionals in Shawnee...

Basketball sets eyes on state championship

Basketball sets eyes on state championship

Lauren Textor, Co print editor-in-chief

February 28, 2019

As of Feb. 19, the varsity girl’s basketball team were 16-0, ranked second in the state for 4A schools. This is the team’s first year in the newly-formed Frontier League, but they have already won the league’s conference title, making this their fourth consecutive conference championship. “I ...

Boys, Girls basketball compete in Bobcat Invitational

Boys, Girls basketball compete in Bobcat Invitational

Trey Trumbo, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019

The boys and girl basketball teams are participating in the Bobcat Invitational Tournament this week. “I’m excited for it. I want to win.” said senior small forward Braijion Barnes. The boys played Tuesday vs St. Joe Central. The Pirates defeated St. Joe Central 63 to 58. The Pirates then moved...

Pirates Pin Bishop Miege

Pirates Pin Bishop Miege

Benjamin Brandt, Photo imaging student

January 18, 2019

Rehm dives into season strong

Rehm dives into season strong

Taylor McEachron, Co Web-Editor

January 14, 2019

Senior year is meant for reaching goals and creating memories. Whether that be with grades, athletics or future plans, senior year is a huge moment in anyone's life. For senior Benjamin Rehm, swimming has been a impactful moment throughout his final year of high school. As of right now Rehm has broken...

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