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Boys Soccer wins last regular season game

October 20, 2011

Filed under Boys' Soccer

In the last regular season game, the Cougars played the Lawrence Free State Firebirds. Northwest didn’t know what to expect from a Free State team who had played inconsistently this year. The Firebirds tied Olathe East, who...

Soccer wins senior night game

October 18, 2011

Filed under Boys' Soccer

The boys soccer team had their annual senior night on Oct. 13 against SM North. The seniors on this year’s squad are Connor Holman, Aaron Terrill, Colby Weishaar, David Fancher, Bill Kolega, Logan Knisley, Christian Caldwell,...

Boys’ soccer defeats SM East

October 12, 2011

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It was all Northwest on Oct. 11 at SMAC. The Cougars played SM East, the Sunflower League leader, who went into the game with only one loss. The Cougars were determined to hand them their second as this was a crucial game that...

Boys soccer smashes Leavenworth

October 10, 2011

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Northwest took on the Leavenworth Pioneers on Oct. 6 at SMAC. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the junior varsity and varsity Cougars sported pink uniforms in place of their white home jerseys. The Cougars knew coming...

Boys Soccer loses to Olathe East

October 5, 2011

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The Cougars played Olathe East on Oct. 3 at ODAC. Northwest came into the game as favorites with a better record, but the NW team overlooked a strong Olathe East squad. The Cougars had some early chances but never converted....

Cougars win against Olathe Northwest

September 21, 2011

Filed under Football

Northwest took to the field Sept. 16 to play the Olathe Northwest Ravens 2–0 after suffering two tough losses to SM East and SM West. The Cougars’ quarterback Colton Dirks returned after not playing against SM West due to...

Soccer loses to Olathe South in overtime

September 19, 2011

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Boys soccer faced the Olathe South Falcons for the second time this season Sept. 13. Just two weeks before, the Cougars topped Olathe South in the semifinals of the Olathe East Invitational Tournament with an overtime score of...

Cougars drop season opener to Lancers 28-3

September 6, 2011

Filed under Football

It was a scene that was missed by high school football fans for months. The marching band playing school songs, teenagers and proud parents flooding the stands wearing their school colors. The stage was set for the first football...

Soccer Senior Night ends in a 1-1 tie

November 2, 2010

Filed under Boys' Soccer

The cauldron was packed for Senior Night against Olathe South as all of the boys soccer varsity seniors started and fought hard, ending in a double over-time game tied 1-1.“I had been looking forward to this night for the last...

Football beats SM North 35-7 on Oct. 15

October 15, 2010

Filed under Football

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