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Dylan Depperschmidt: Going Outside The Pocket

Dylan Depperschmidt: Going Outside The Pocket

Caylen Lowery, Reporter

October 25, 2019

Dylan "Lil Depp" Depperschmidt,  a 5'11 junior, is now put as an offensive project being put at starting QB at the beginning of this season. After losing two quarterback during the 2018-2019 regular season game against South high, Depperschmidt was next in line. "I felt like they put a lot of trust...

Josh Sanders: The kid with a motor that just won’t stop running

Josh Sanders: The kid with a motor that just won’t stop running

Travon Profit, Sports Writer

October 9, 2019

Josh Sanders, the junior running back from Wichita Heights, has been turning heads despite the Falcons 2-3 start. Sanders currently has 890 yards on 95 carries with 11 scores on the year; he is only 35 yards away from passing last year's mark in three less games and on 22 fewer carries. “I feel ...

Coach White sets higher expectations for Volleyball

Coach White sets higher expectations for Volleyball

Michaela Wagner

October 3, 2019

The Varsity Volleyball team has changed since last year, not just because of the new players or the improvement of returning players, but because of a change in coaching philosophy: such as a zero tolerance of bad attitudes. Varsity Coach, Rachel White-Mcquillan, or Coach Rachel, sat down for an intervi...

Westling: BC v. Hts

Westling: BC v. Hts

February 5, 2019

Starting the Season off with a win

Starting the Season off with a win

Mauryah Marcy, Reporter

September 25, 2018

The Falcons opened the football season with a win against Maize South Mavericks. The win was Coach Dominic Dingle's first win as a head coach. Up the for most of the game the Falcons won 35- 21. Score: 1 2 3 4 Final Maize South 0 7 7 7 21 Heights 7 7 7 14 35 Scoring for Heights...

Falcons win football opener 35-21

Falcons win football opener 35-21

September 6, 2018

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Heights Football Enters Playoff Run

Heights Football Enters Playoff Run

Megan Buck

November 1, 2017

The Heights football team finished their regular season with a 5-3 record.  The last couple of weeks they played against Kapaun Mt. Carmel winning 34-24, lost to Bishop Carroll 35-14 and finished the regular season winning against South 48-12. Going into the first week of playoffs, the team played the...

Track 4-13

Danson Kariuki, Videographer

April 18, 2017

Heights had their first official Track meet at the SE invite. Overall the boys placed 5th and the girls placed 9th. Individually boys that did well were Jaden Powell who placed 2nd overall in the 200m dash, Adrian Roberts placing 1st in the 110m Hurdles and 2nd in triple jump, K’vonte Baker placing...

Girls Basketball Final

Danson Kariuki

April 6, 2017

The girls basketball team placed 3rd in the city league. The leading scorer for the team was junior Trinity Conley, which is sure to achieve honors at the end of the year. Senior Tania Lowe was the second leading scorer, averaging 11 points per game. In the final game of the season the girls went to...

Boys Swimming Final

Brylen Gilmere

March 29, 2017

The boys swim team ended the season like they wanted to, and that was winning a state championship. The team put up 242 points. Maize and Lenexa-St. James Academy were running for second with 181 points each. This was the teams 2nd state title in the last 3 years. Heights took 1st in the 200 medley rel...

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