Photos of the year [Slideshow]

Photos of the year [Slideshow]

1. Junior Deep Desai throws a t-shirt into the hundreds of students that attended the 6A Soccer State Semifinals. The team ended up losing the game 2-1. The boys’ soccer team went on to win the third place game the following day, giving them their highest finish of the season in recent years. Photo by Daniel Bauer

2. Chalking her hands, Senior Molli Bird prepares for uneven bars at senior night on Oct. 8. Photo by Kevin Buie

3. Junior KC Waterman avoids the attempted tackles of Lawrence Free State defenders on Oct. 9. Photo by Kevin Buie

4. Doing the butterfly stroke, senior Hannah Singhal completes her coach’s assignment for that practice. Photo by Hannah Williams

5. The boys’ soccer team celebrates their third place game victory over Dodge City. Photo by Daniel Bauer

6. Sophomore Amanda Hedrick plays her violin in the pit orchestra for Paint Your Wagon on Nov. 10. Photo by Caitlyn Massy

7. Senior Tyler Amble shields senior Nolan Warn from water balloons at YoungLife Shawnee Mission’s annual Muckfest on Sept. 17. Photo by Andrew Keith

8. Senior Shane Jennison examines a monarch butterfly that he caught on an Enviornmental Ed field trip. Photo by Ashley Lane

9. Senior Tricia Brensing turns to her father in suprise after winning second runner-up Homecoming Queen on Oct. 30. Photo by Ashley Lane

10. Senior Adam Giacalone pitches to a Lawrence Free State batter on April 8. Giacalone has pitched two perfect games thus far this season. Photo by Brittany Bonsignore