De Soto Junior Varsity Cross Country

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Wildcat Runners Earn All UKC Honors

The De Soto High School cross country program had 13 runners earn their spot on the 2020 All United Kansas Conference Team.  Senior Carson Sturdy was the boy’s UKC Runner of the Year. Kyle Newberry, Brady Huggins, and Owen Gier joined Sturdy on the All-UKC first team. Connor Gibson, Luke LaCombe, and Jamie Brown earned

Wildcats Sending Four to State

The De Soto High School cross country team competed in the Kansas 5A Regional Cross Country Race Saturday at Pierson Park. Four individual Wildcat runners qualified for the State Meet next Saturday.  Sophie Landrum finished third overall in the girls race. Carson Sturdy finished second, Brady Huggins was twelfth, and Kyle Newberry was eighteenth to qualify

Champion Maker – Unique Challenge for DHS Runners

A small town backroad to most, a fierce training ground to few. In between De Soto and Eudora, two streets known as 95th and Edgerton meet. This intersection is used as a meeting place for the De Soto High School cross country team every Saturday. Once there, they perform their pre-training warm up of a

Coach Sachse – UKC Coach of the Year

Congratulations to Coach Jack Sachse for being selected as the 2020 United Kansas Conference Boys and Girls Cross Country Coach of the Year! This is Coach Sachse’s second consecutive year earning a UKC Coach of the Year honor. The Cross Country teams swept the competition at the UKC meet winning every single race including: JV Boys, JV Girls, Varsity Boys, and Varsity

Wildcats Win UKC Championship

The De Soto High School cross country team competed in the 2020 United Kansas Conference Championship Thursday in Lansing. The Wildcats won all four races and crowned four individual UKC champions.  The junior varsity girls started the afternoon with an outstanding performance. Freshman Gracie Smith (1) won the race with a time of 22:46. Alison

Sturdy Wins, Boys Finish Third at Cat Classic

The De Soto High School cross country team raced against 11 other schools Thursday in the Cat Classic at Shawnee Mission Park. Senior Carson Sturdy (1) won the varsity boys race with a time of 15:49.  The varsity boys team finished in third place with Brady Huggins (16), Kyle Newberry (19), Connor Gibson (25), and

Wildcats Race in the KC Classic

The De Soto High School cross country team competed in the 2020 KC Classic Saturday on the campus of Ray-Pec High School. The Wildcats raced over 30 teams from across Kansas City with the varsity boys finishing sixth and the varsity girls sixteenth.  Senior Carson Sturdy (4) led the boys with a time of 15:49.

Eight Wildcats Run Personal Record Times

Finishing a 5000 meter cross country race is challenging. Finishing in a personal record time requires dedication and a commitment to improve. Eight members of the De Soto High School cross country team achieved new PRs Saturday at Blue Valley Southwest. Josephine Butler, Elizabeth Schottler, Ailey Freeman, Lily Neighbors, and Sophie Landrum along with Camron

Boys Finish First, Girls Second at the De Soto Invitational

The De Soto High School cross country team hosted the third annual De Soto Invitational Thursday. The varsity boys finished first and the varsity girls took second in the nine-team meet at Lexington Lake Park.  Junior Brady Huggins (1) won the varsity boys race with a time of 17:01. Teammates Kyle Newberry (3), Owen Gier

Sturdy Wins, Landrum Leads, Wildcats Finish Fourth

  The De Soto High School cross country team raced in the Mill Valley Invitational Saturday at Shawnee Mission Park. Both boys and girls varsity took fourth place in the seven-team meet. Senior Carson Sturdy (1) won the boys race with a time of 15:44. Sophomore Sophie Landrum (19) crossed the finish line first for