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Newcomers, veterans mix to field tennis team

Justin Baer

March 21, 2019

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For any athlete, experience level dictates challenges; veterans face adversity as they continue to try to improve and/or stay on top, while novices may struggle to learn rules and techniques. With players who are new to the scen...

Caume and Bowers take a slapshot at a championship

Justin Baer

February 28, 2019

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Hockey: a game of tiny goals, high flying action, and the occasional fight. Two BSHS students, seniors Garrett Bowers and Brennan Caume, recently played in the biggest hockey game they have ever experienced: the state champi...

Swim and dive, wrestling attack state tournaments

Rese Collins; photos courtesy of Sandi Ludwig

February 28, 2019

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As winter sports draw to a close, both swim and dive and wrestling represented the Wildcats in their respective state championships. Swim and dive Head Coach Kevin Bigham took the largest BSHS contingent in recent years, fiel...

Fast pace, varied situations prepare student trainers for career

Alex Arndt

February 21, 2019

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Hands on jobs like CTC, Summit Tech. and the PLTW programs give BSHS students an opportunity to explore careers outside the classroom. The  student trainer program offers insight for those with a career interest in physical therapy,...

DECA dominates district event

Kayla Melissinas

February 21, 2019

Filed under Athletics/Activities, School News

Business teachers Chris Van Camp and Kelly Fowler sponsor DECA, a co-curricular activity related to marketing classes. Many marketing students participate in DECA, and their class curriculum helps them do so. “DECA is an a...

Robotics team builds machines, comraderies

Rese Collins

February 14, 2019

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The Robotics team has started off their season off with a bang. With only six weeks to build the robot, Coach Joyce Gilmore has the team working hard to prepare for their March competition. “We are assigned a task and a game the rob...

Foreign language clubs focus on culture, holidays, travel

Kayla Melissinas

February 11, 2019

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     BSHS hosts two different foreign language clubs: Spanish and French. French teacher Amy Wilson sponsors the French club; Spanish club is sponsored by multiple Spanish teachers. Students looking to join don't have to b...

Orchestra takes center stage at MMEA conference

Samantha Johnson

January 31, 2019

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For the first time in history, the BSHS orchestra traveled to the Lake of the Ozarks for the annual Missouri Music Educators Association (MMEA) conference last weekend. Performing alongside of 32 other age-diverse ensembles, Di...

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