T-shirts supporting the Van Gorp family were worn during a ceremony at Heritage Christian Academy to honor former volleyball coach Janice Van Gorp, who suffered a brain aneurysm on August 17th and died the following day.
Shawnee Mission East junior Andy Spencer was honored Wednesday with the Kenneth Smith Award, which recognizes the top high school boys and girls golfer in the Kansas City area. Blue Springs’ Mariah Peters won the girls’ award in the fall.
Park Hill senior Papay Glaywulu wanted a letter for his varsity jacket so he got into doing jumps. Now he's ranked third in the nation in the triple jump. Watch Glaywulu triple jump at the Gary Parker Invitational at Blue Springs High School.
Jill ToyoshibaThe Kansas City Star
Reluctant triple jumper rose to become ranked third in the nation
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