Football: Maranatha and more
The Maranatha Christian Academy, St. James Academy, De Soto and Mill Valley football teams kicked off their respective seasons with victories on Friday. Maranatha coasted past Kansas City East, 72-22. St. James rolled to a 41-20 win over Blue Valley Northwest. De Soto won its United Kansas Conference debut over Leavenworth, 42-7. Mill Valley topped BV West, 35-24.