IL Other News of the Week: (Week of May 6, 2019)


Two Knights Sign

Two Southeast athletes signed to play college ball this past week. Senior JaLeon Teague signed a baseball scholarship with Kansas Christian College and will begin playing with them this summer. Teague, a multi-sport ath­lete, has led the Knights to a 7-3 overall record and a 2nd place finish in the Interscholastic League this spring.

Senior Doedy Patterson-Deh signed with Ar­kansas Baptist College to continue his foot­ball career. Patterson-Deh, a four-year starter for the Knights program, won all-conference honors as a wide receiver for Southeast. Patterson-Deh, is also a multi-sport athlete, earning honors in both basketball (first team All-IL conference selection) and track and field. (Photos by Renee Smith)

Northeast Middle Titans Excel

The Northeast Middle School Titans flag football team took 2nd in the KC Metro Conference Saturday, May 4, falling in the championship game by 6 points to KIPP. Central, Lincoln Prep, and ACCPA rounded out the top 5.

Also this past week, on May 1, the Titan Cheerleaders, coached by Kayla McClellan and Ashia Caraway, performed at the City Year Gala at the Abbott. (Photos provided by LaToya Sheppard)