Q&A with Madalyn Liebst

Kaitlyn Sanders, Yearbook sportswriter

April 19, 2018

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Madalyn Liebst is a senior soccer player who transferred this year from Oklahoma, but she is no stranger to Derby. Q: How long did you live in Kansas previously? A: I grew up here. I lived here till seventh grade, and then I moved to Edmond, Okl...

Spring sports recap (April 16)

Kaitlyn Sanders, Yearbook sportswriter

April 16, 2018

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Eleven athletes signed to play college sports on Wednesday while all the sports thrived this week. *Softball faced Garden City and Maize South in Maize on Tuesday. The Panthers managed to win both games after beating Garde...

Freshman Moore making mark, scoring goals for Derby

Kaitlyn Sanders, Yearbook sportswriter

April 10, 2018

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If you haven’t heard of the crazy accomplishments of Brianna Moore, you must live under a rock. A freshman on varsity soccer, Moore already has 15 goals. That’s 15 goals in only seven games so far this season, making ...

Derby High sports recap from April 2-7

Kaitlyn Sanders, Yearbook sportswriter

April 9, 2018

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Eisenhower was a popular spot for Derby fans for activities from April 2-April 7. But some events were postponed due to inclement weather. *Softball traveled to Eisenhower on April 3 to face Eisenhower and Dodge City. The Pan...

Spring sports in full gear

Kaitlyn Sanders, Yearbook sportswriter

April 2, 2018

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Spring sports have finally sprung. Last week officially started the spring season with Tuesday and Thursday packed full of events. *Softball faced both Andover Central and Wichita Northwest on Tuesday, the first game they beat the Jag...

Girls swim opens season well

Jordan Riebel, Panther's Tale writer

March 28, 2018

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On March 27, the Derby girls swim team competed at El Dorado High School. During the 200 medley relay -- the first event of the day -- two relay teams qualified for state. Senior Megan Keil, who signed to swim at Missouri, qual...

Moore, Panthers open season with offensive power

Kendal Meyer, Yearbook staff writer, designer

March 16, 2018

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With the start of the new season, it didn’t take Derby long to find its footing. With the loss of Jordan Eickelman, who graduated in 2017, freshman Brianna Moore filled big shoes by scoring five of the Panthers’ seven goals....

Derby girls advance to Class 6A championship after buzzer-beating win in semis

Kaitlyn Sanders, Yearbook staff writer, photographer

March 10, 2018

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Junior Aliyah Myers ran after the basketball down the court at Koch Arena, shot the layup -- and it went in. The Derby fans at Koch Arena erupted with noise, and the last 2.6 seconds quickly disappeared. Derby (22-1) beat Wi...

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