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Tying Up Loose Ends

Tying Up Loose Ends

A year after former student Tyler Rathbun’s death, current and former students honor him by continuing to maintain his memorial.

 

Gallery: Tyler Rathbun Memorial

Gallery: Tyler Rathbun Memorial

November 25th is the one year anniversary of the late Tyler Rathbun. Rathbun passed away in an ATV accident in Miami County. Friends of Rathbun gathered around the memorial for Tyler to talk about their memories of Tyler and to catch up with one another.

 

Gallery and Recap: Boys’ Soccer vs. Olathe North

Gallery and Recap: Boys’ Soccer vs. Olathe North

View a gallery and recap from tonights boys’ soccer game against Olathe North. The Lancers won 3-1 against Olathe North. The team will play Blue Valley Northwest at the SM Soccer Complex on Thursday, Oct. 10.

 

Three Lancers Make All-Metro Soccer Team

Three Lancers Make All-Metro Soccer Team

The Kansas City Star recently released the Boys’ Soccer All-Metro team. Three SM East seniors received honors. Senior Jack Sernett received an Honorable Mention, senior Bryce McClanahan was awarded second team honors and recently deceased senior Tyler Rathbun earned first team honors.

 

Tribute to Tyler–James Simmons

It doesn’t take eloquence or even a poetic prose to describe how truly amazing Tyler was. Thinking about Ty, at times, still puts me in tears. They aren’t the tears I’m used to shedding. These tears are of a different breed. These droplets slowly trickling down my cheek are full […]

 

Tribute to Tyler–GJ Melia

Tribute to Tyler–GJ Melia

Senior discusses the events following Tyler Rathbun’s death.

 

Tribute to Tyler–Mitch Kaskie

I crumbled to the ground. Tears began to shed, dripped from my nose and fell onto the thick grass at the Blue Valley District soccer field. Our season was over. After a heartbreaking loss the night before in the state semis, our season ended with another loss in the third […]

 

Following in His Footsteps

Following in His Footsteps

James Simmons talks about the ways Tyler Rathbun has impacted his life

 

Soccer Game Commemorates Tyler Rathbun

Community hosts a soccer game at the UMKC Stadium in memory of Tyler Rathbun

 

Gallery: Tyler Rathbun Memorial Soccer Game

Gallery: Tyler Rathbun Memorial Soccer Game
 

Finishing What He Started

Finishing What He Started

Senior Cole Hogan finished Tyler’s last woodshop project.

 

Not Leaving Anytime Soon

Not Leaving Anytime Soon

Senior Bucky Kessinger reflects on how Tyler helped him to grow throughout middle school and high school.