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Raider Recap as of 8/31/17
megan.hunter
Good luck to our Upper School fall sports teams this season.

Football
The football team defeated Omaha Nation 60-34 in their season opener on August 25 by a score of 60-34. John Vovk, '18, led the team in rushing with 120 yards and scored three touchdowns. BT had 524 total yards of offense in the game. QB Charley Pugsley, '20, had two touchdown passes. RB Michael Bartz, '19, rushed for 119 yards and scored one touchdown. Jarrett Proby, '18, had two touchdown receptions. Brandon Harrell, 19, and John Vovk had 11 and 13 tackles respectively. The team will host Cedar Bluffs on September 7 at 6:00 pm.

Volleyball
The volleyball team won their season opener triangular against Logan View and Boys Town. The girls beat Logan View by a score of 21-25, 25-15, & 26-24. The Raiders won against Boys Town 25-16 & 25-17. BT then hosted Louisville and Malcolm on August 31 and lost both matches. The team has a record of 2-2. Their next match is against Yutan and Boys Town in a triangular on September 7. The matches will be held at Boys Town.

Girls Golf
Congrats to our girls golf team who defeated the Burke JV team and Platteview this past week in match play. The girls have a record of 2-0 in match play. The team also participated in the Papio-South Invite. The girls golf team will play Roncalli Catholic in their next match on September 5 at Miracle Hills. Their next invite is on September 7 at Bay Hills (Plattsmouth Invite). The head girls golf coach this year is Ryan Norman.

Boys Tennis
The boys varsity tennis team won their first two matches to begin the season. The team defeated Waverly 5-4 and Roncalli 9-0. The match results from the Roncalli dual were not available at time of publication.

Waverly match results 8/29
  • #1 doubles - Vijay Menon, '18, and Colesun Wood, 19, won 8-1
  • #3 singles - Ben Porter, '18, won 8-4
  • #4 singles - Vijay Menon won 8-1
  • #5 singles - Connor Crosby, '19, won 8-1
  • #6 singles - Christian Kjeldgaard, '18, won 8-1
Cross Country
Good luck this season to Peter Rice, '18, and Kaley LeBlanc, '21, who are members of the Roncalli cross country team co-op. Peter Rice placed seventh in the JV division at the Logan View invite on August 28. The head coach of the cross country team is Jim McClurkin.