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Week 5 Bonus: Blue Springs' Simeon Sullivan & Koby Mansfield

Week 5 Bonus: Blue Springs' Simeon Sullivan & Koby Mansfield

In preparation for our live pregame show at the Blue Springs/Blue Springs South matchup on Sept. 21, Nick Parker and Troy Chrisman sat down with the Wildcats’ Simeon Sullivan and Koby Mansfield to talk about the last week’s comeback win, Blue Springs’ resident superfan and the cross-town rivalry.

The Varsity Kansas City panel includes:

  • Thom Hanrahan — Courier-Tribune

  • Brent Kalwei — Jackson County Advocate

  • Cody Thorn — Platte County Citizen

  • Troy Chrisman— Formerly of the Examiner and the Lee's Summit Journal

  • Fred Liggett — Lee's Summit Tribune

  • Jenna Roncelli — The Odessan/The Growler

Varsity Kansas City focuses on the following teams:

  • Belton

  • Blue Springs

  • Blue Springs South

  • Center

  • Fort Osage

  • Grain Valley

  • Grandview

  • Kearney

  • Lee’s Summit

  • Lee’s Summit North

  • Lee’s Summit West

  • Liberty

  • Liberty North

  • North Kansas City

  • Oak Grove

  • Oak Park

  • Odessa

  • Park Hill South

  • Park Hill

  • Platte County

  • Raymore-Peculiar

  • Raytown

  • Raytown South

  • Ruskin

  • Smithville

  • Staley

  • St. Joseph Centeral

  • Truman

  • William Chrisman

  • Winnetonka

Week 5 Bonus: Live from Blue Springs/Blue Springs South

Week 5 Bonus: Live from Blue Springs/Blue Springs South

Week 5 Bonus: Blue Springs South's Sklyer Meyers & Dakota Kenig

Week 5 Bonus: Blue Springs South's Sklyer Meyers & Dakota Kenig