The first boys varsity football game of the year was held on Sept. 1. At halftime, the score was 10-7 Blue Valley Southwest. During the third quarter Blue Valley West came ahead with a score of 20-10 because of a field goal and a touchdown. Then with 23 seconds left in the game number 86 senior Matt Nixon scored a touchdown for Southwest. However, the game ended in Blue Valley West’s favor with a score of 20-17 Blue Valley West. The next football game is a home game on Sept. 9 vs. St. James and is senior night.