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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.

JV Scholars Bowl Takes 2nd

The JV Scholars Bowl team recently competed at Maranatha Academy. The team consisted of Lexi Marshall, Julia Cloverdale, Jack Barger, Kay Craven, and Emma Chacey. This team finished the competition with an overall record of 8-2 and took 2nd place overall.

Varsity Scholars Bowl takes 2nd Place

Varsity Scholars Bowl recently competed at Eudora on November 18th. The team consisted of Jaycie Thaemert, Dawson Field, Cody Moose, Emma Goldsby, Sam Siedl, and Simon Couch. This team finished the evening with an 8-1 record and took 2nd place overall.

Wildcats Receive Lawrence Journal-World All Metro Honors

Recently the Lawrence Journal-World had area coaches vote on fall sports athletes to be considered for their All Metro Teams. De Soto High School had seven student-athletes named to the All Metro Team and one Coach of the Year. (Picture: front left: Kylie Corneliusen, Gabby Collins, back left: Aubri Hinkle, Luke Zoller, Travis Hodge, Austin

Wildcats 21 – Paola 38

On November 6th the Wildcats played in the KSHSAA Class 4A playoffs for the first time in three years. The game was played at Paola High School vs. the Paola Panthers. This was a rematch between these two teams from week 2 of the season which saw the Wildcats come out on top. This game

Wildcats 24 – Eudora 27

On October 23rd the Wildcats hosted the Eudora Cardinals. After the 1st quarter the score was tied 14-14. The Wildcats controlled the 2nd quarter and took a 21-14 lead at halftime. Eudora controlled the 2nd half though scoring 13 points to De Soto’s 3. The final score was 24-27 in Eudora’s favor. Nate Thompson completed

44 New N.H.S. Members

The National Honor Society inducted 44 new members. The ceremony took place on Thursday, November 19th at DHS.  These 44 students excel in academics, leadership and service.  All NHS members will be involved in service projects throughout the year benefiting our school and community. Congratulations to: Ethan Bartel, Emma Bascom, Lauren Bauer, Paden Bedford, Jannell Clampitt, Rebecca Clancy,

Boys Cross Country Takes 2nd at State

The Boys Cross Country team competed in Wamego at the State Cross Country meet on Saturday October 31st and finished as the State Runner Up. Travis Hodge placed 9th overall and Luis Murrillo placed 11th overall.

Collins Named All Metro

Gabby Collins was named Honorable Mention Greater Kansas City Cross Country Coaches Association All Metro Team!

Soccer Finishes as State Runner Up

The Boys Soccer season came to a close on November 7th. The Wildcats played in the State Championship game against Rose Hill and fell 1-2. The Wildcats have much to be proud of on the season with winning the Frontier League Championship, compiling the best season record ever in school history, a Regional Championship, and