MENU

JCHS Track and Field Team Performs Well at Manhattan Invitational

JCHS Track and Field Team Performs Well at Manhattan Invitational

Juan Tovar, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2019


Filed under Sports

On April 12 the Blue Jays traveled to Manhattan to compete in the Manhattan High School Track and Field Invitational. Other schools that competed included Highland Park High School, Manhattan High School, Seamen High School, Seamen High School, Wichita East High School, and Wichita Heights High School.   On...

Varsity Baseball Sweeps Highland Park

Varsity Baseball Sweeps Highland Park

April 17, 2019


Filed under Sports

On April 16th the Blue Jays headed to Hummer Stadium where they played against the Highland Park Scotts. The Blue Jays swept the Scotts, winning both games of the doubleheader. Senior Keaton Babcock was the starting pitcher and closed out game one in the third inning, with a 19-2 victory for the Jays. ...

ATHLETE PROFILE: Swim Team Member Melanie Cervantes

ATHLETE PROFILE: Swim Team Member Melanie Cervantes

Torrie Simmons, Pow Wow Yearbook Staff

April 17, 2019


Filed under Sports

Sophomore Melanie Cervantes is in her second year as a member of the swim team. We sat down with her to talk about how her season is going.   Q: How long have you been swimming? A: Since my freshman year and I am currently a sophomore.   Q: What events do you do and why? A:...

PHOTOS: Varsity Baseball vs Seaman

PHOTOS: Varsity Baseball vs Seaman

Taryn Tanguay, Sports Editor

April 15, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Sports

The Blue Jays split with Seaman on Friday April 12. Blue Jays won the first game with a score of 8-5, and fell to Seaman in the second with a final score of 1-4. The Blue Jays head to Topeka on Tuesday April 16 to take on Highland Park with a doubleheader....

Keiana Newman: Dynasty of a State Champion

Keiana Newman: Dynasty of a State Champion

Juan Tovar, Staff Reporter

April 10, 2019


Filed under Featured Sports, Showcase, Sports

Senior Keiana Newman is no dismissive name. For two years in a row, Keiana Newman has been crowned State Champ in the 100-meter hurdles, as well as winning 300-meter hurdles at state in 2017 and runner up in 2018. These feats have been no easy task with impressive runners from all over the state gunning...

PHOTOS: Home Track Meet on April 9, 2019

PHOTOS: Home Track Meet on April 9, 2019

Morgan Deering and Anne Johnson

April 10, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Sports, Uncategorized

Junction City hosted a home track meet at Al Simpler Stadium on April 9, 2019. The girl's track team placed first overall, while the boy's team finished in second place.  Both teams will be competing next Friday, April 12 in Manhattan, Kansas.

PHOTO GALLERY: Varsity Softball vs Shawnee Mission West

PHOTO GALLERY: Varsity Softball vs Shawnee Mission West

Tray Minor, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Sports

  The girls' varsity softball team swept their two-game series against Shawnee Mission West on April, 8. The Lady Jays made quick work of the Vikings winning the first game of the doubleheader 13-1 in the 5th inning and winning their second game in three innings. These two games were th...

PHOTOS: Varsity Baseball vs Manhattan

PHOTOS: Varsity Baseball vs Manhattan

Taryn Tanguay, Sports Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Sports

The Blue Jays defeated Manhattan in the first game with a score of 10-6. During the second game, the Blue Jays fell to Manhattan, 2-3. The Blue Jays are on the road to Topeka on April 12 to take on Seaman.

PHOTOS: Girls Varsity Soccer vs Wichita Southeast

PHOTOS: Girls Varsity Soccer vs Wichita Southeast

Lexe West, Editor in Chief

April 5, 2019


Filed under Photos, Sports

The Girls Varsity Soccer team played Wichita Southeast at home April 1, 2019. The game went into two overtimes and resulted in a draw of 0-0 between the teams. The girls will be playing at home again on April 12, 2019, against Emporia High School.

PLAYER PROFILE: Soccer Player Tamika Allen

PLAYER PROFILE: Soccer Player Tamika Allen

Torrie Simons, Pow Wow Yearbook

April 1, 2019


Filed under Sports

Tamika Allen is a senior and has been on the girls varsity team all four years of her soccer career. We sat down to learn about the start of her season.   Q: What position do you play? A: Left and Right Mid.   Q: When did you start playing soccer? A: When I was 5 years old.  ...

Girls Soccer Win In Double-Overtime

Girls Soccer Win In Double-Overtime

Torrie Simmons and Tray Minor

March 29, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Lady Jays soccer team battled through the drizzling rain to win their second game of the season against Wichita West on their home field. They defeated the Pioneers 3-2 in a double-overtime win. Senior Maja Bellika led the team in goals with her first goal coming in the second half and her game-winning...

PHOTOS: Girls Swim at Manhattan

PHOTOS: Girls Swim at Manhattan

March 29, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Sports

The girls swim team competed in Manhattan at the K-State Natatorium on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. Their next meet will be on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at Topeka Hummer Sports Park-Cap Fed Natatorium.