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Great Time to be a BlueJay

The football team has a winning streak, and an award-winning head coach.
Paige Hodges October 9, 2020

   The Liberty football team has defeated every team that comes their way this season. And with a current record of 6-0 it’s hard for people not to take notice.    During the first few weeks...

Photo by Charlene Nguyen

One Team, One Dream

The Lady Jays Soccer Team shares how they prepare for whatever the season brings their way.
Anthony Savastino and Derek Katzer April 8, 2020

One team formed last year to take a shot at the State title. One team faced and overcame many challenges along the way. One team came out on top: the Lady Jays soccer team. Today, this same...

Junior Ellie Hartwig does the butterfly stroke while swimming during practice. The Lady Jays swim and dive team has had a successful season so far and is currently preparing for state. Photo by Ashley Ritter.

Eat. Sleep. Swim. Repeat.

Lady Jays swim team is working towards its best season yet.
Anthony Savastino February 25, 2020

Swimmers leap off the block, divers dive into the pool, everyone’s eyes are on the chance to win. Every swimmer knows they can’t win the entire meet individually, they are going to need their...

Photo by Kylee Williams

Rise to the Top

Girls and Boys Basketball teams have their eyes on State.
Anthony Savastino February 11, 2020

Shoes squeak, balls dribble and nets swoosh while the crowd cheers with an overpowering roar; this is BlueJays Basketball. Both basketball teams have an influential part in the role of the school’s...

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Success Never Sleeps

The Liberty wrestling team is ready for the season ahead.
Anthony Savastino and Jenna Henderson December 20, 2019

What makes a good team? Is it the hours put into the sport? The effort? The teamwork? The leadership? This year, all of those pieces are coming together for the LHS wrestling team. “We...

“We all grew up playing together on the same teams,” senior Austin Nelson said. “I think it’s a lot of fun playing together as seniors,”. Photo by Makenna Smock.

Sentiments in Soccer

Seniors share the memories and friendships that soccer brought forth.
Derek Katzer and Jade Garbani November 7, 2019

The last rays of sunlight weave themselves through the colored trees, falling upon blue and white jerseys. Colored leaves and the shorter days signal the closing of the men’s soccer season. The...

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Having a Ball

The Girls Rugby team works to emphasize hard work and good sportsmanship.
Sarah Blankenship November 4, 2019

There’s one thing you need to know about this team: they are family. The idea of being family isn’t just this one team, it’s the whole rugby community in Missouri. “Everyone is such...

Photo by Kylee Williams

Practice Makes Perfect

The Liberty football team shares how they are preparing for the long season ahead.
Anthony Savastino October 8, 2019

The wind hits the flags at a rapid pace. Grunts of pain and yells of inspiration crowd the field. This is the Liberty Football team hard at work on a regular weekday practice. Sweat drips down the players’...

Photo by Charlene Nguyen

Serving up Friendship

The girls tennis team has a close bond through hard work.
Sarah Blankenship and Jennavieve Carmony October 4, 2019

Whether they’re at a practice or a match, the girl's varsity tennis team is encouraging its members and having a good time while doing it. “They’re a small group, so you get to really know the...

Photo by Ariana Gonzalez

Adiós Athletes

Senior athletes share their favorite stories from their athletic career.
Paige Hodges and Taylor Jacobs May 30, 2019

Owen Mulcahy - Tennis The team was losing 0-3, and the first team to five points won. Owen Mulcahy and his tennis team had never beaten Rockhurst High School, but he knew all the constant improvement...

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