Tuesday, December 8, 2015 7:00 PM Kansas City East AWAY 36 De Soto High School HOME 42 Game Recap Wildcats fall in game #1 of the Huhtamaki Hardwood Classic to KC East, MO 36-42. DHS (0-2) KC East (4-1) KC East: Pierro 12, Sims 7, Charles 6, Guzman 2, Brown 2, Martinez 2, Marks 11
Multiple Teams · Wildcats Perform at the De Soto Mayor’s Christmas Tree Lighting
The DHS Band had a great time Saturday evening performing Christmas Carols at the De Soto Mayor’s Christmas Tree Lighting. This annual event takes place the first Saturday in December and is a great way to connect with the De Soto community.
The Green Pride Newspaper, Wildcat Band · Band Participates at Tuba Christmas
Recently our band participated in the 2015 Tuba Christmas. 2015 is the 42nd anniversary for TUBACHRISTMAS concerts/events which are presented throughout the world. TUBACHRISTMAS was conceived in 1974 by Harvey Phillips as a tribute to his teacher and mentor William J. Bell, born on Christmas Day, 1902. Through the legendary William J. Bell we reflect
The Green Pride Newspaper, Wildcat Band · All District Band Members Perform
The NEKMEA All District Band members performed this past Saturday at Blue Valley High School. Members consisted of Jaycie Thaemert, Kayla Deghand, Sam Howe, Jared Schneider, Logan Patterson, Megan Wilkerson, Evan Sullivan, Zach Yarbrough, Matthew Lynn, Samuel Seidl, Lucas Johnson, and Riley Mead.
Multiple Teams · Wrestling Season Underway
Our Wrestlers began practice on November 16th and had their first varsity competition at the Spring Hill Dual Tournament on Friday, December 4th. The Wrestlers went 1-4 as a team while competing with 4 open weights.They defeated Shawnee Mission South, but lost to Olathe Northwest, Blue Valley, Blue Valley West and 3rd ranked Chanute. Top performers were
Friday, December 4, 2015 7:00 PM De Soto High School AWAY 55 Smithville HOME 76 Game Recap DHS lost to a very good Smithville, MO team by the score of 55-76. Noah Wilson (Jr.) led the way with 21, Isaac Albert (Sr.) with 12. Wildcats host Excelsior Springs (MO), KC East (MO), and Bishop Ward
Multiple Teams · Girls Basketball Season
Basketball season started on November 16th. The Varsity’s first game will be on Wednesday, December 9th vs. Southwest Early Collge out of Kansas City, MO. This will game will be part of the Huhtamaki Hardwood Classic Basketball Tournament held at De Soto High School. Check out the Girls Basketball webpage for each team’s schedule! http://dhswildcatnation.com/girls_basketball
Multiple Teams · Boys Basketball Season
Basketball season started on November 16th. The Varsity’s first game will be on Friday, December 4th vs. Smithville High School in Smithville, MO. This will also be the JV’s first game as well. JV will play at 5:30 and Varsity will follow. The Varsity squad will then return home and play in the Huhtamaki Hardwood
Multiple Teams · Huhtamaki Hardwood Classic
De Soto High School will be hosting the 1st ever Huhtamaki Hardwood Classic Basketball Tournament during the week of Dec. 8th – 12th. This year there will be 4 boys teams and 4 girls team participating. Boys Team: De Soto, Excelsior Springs, Bishop Ward, Kansas City East Girls Teams: De Soto, Olathe Northwest, Southwest Early
The Green Pride Newspaper · Science Olympiad Competes at Olathe East
Science Olympiad competed at the “O-Town Throwdown Invitational” at Olathe East on Saturday. The team finished 16th overall and Kay Craven placed 3rd in “Dynamic Planet”, Cody Moose and Zach Deibert placed 3rd in “It’s About Time.” Other students participating were Henry Cahoone, Jessica Roberts, Alysha Bell, Micah Faulds, and Jack Craven.