In 2012 Officer Sims became the School Resource Officer (SRO) at Lee's Summit High School. -Caregiver Resources (Support Groups) During his tenure, he was involved with several specific units such as Rapid Response, Tactical Response (SWAT), Fugitive Apprehension, Property Crimes and the Asset and Forfeiture Section. The Official Site of Titan Football - Lee's Summit West High School - Lee's Summit, Missouri, Conference Champions 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012,2013, 2018. Following high school, he attended and graduated from Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa. Coach Morris spent 3 years (2015-2017) coaching with the varsity squad and was the defensive coordinator for the sophomore team. He practiced as a PT for 10 years. He was a member of the football team his entire college career and was elected offensive scout player of the year in 2015. — He’s already won a Super Bowl and now he can add another title to his list: high school football coach. He was a football consultant for high schools in Missouri and Florida, and moved to Lee's Summit in 1998. 2009 … After his service in the military he began his career in law enforcement at the Jackson County Department of Corrections and Prairie Village PD where he worked in the Juvenile Investigations Unit and the Patrol Operations Division. After a 51 year coaching career, Coach Sam Shouse now serves as a defensive consultant for the Titan football program. When not coaching he enjoys spending time with the four most important people in his life; his three children Lanie, Avery and Brock and his wife Kayla. Each Student will increase his/her sense of belonging at LSHS. Monday & Tuesday hybrid in-person classes (last names A-K) Thursday & Friday hybrid in-person classes (last names L-Z) Coach Oestreich received his bachelorâs degree in Mathematics from Fort Hays State University, where he also was a member of the basketball team. Although Coach has hung up his basketball whistle, he is extremely appreciative to still be a part of Friday Night Lights at Leeâs Summit West. As well he earned minors in Health and Psychology. He and his lovely bride have been married for 28 years. Coach Driskill earned his Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Missouri. Driskill moved to the business world and owns his own company, Driskill Business Development Group, Inc., but stayed involved in football. Coach Pettit was also an assistant coach for the Post 189 Auxiliary American Legion Baseball team for two seasons. Coach Shouse graduated from Exclesior Springs High School in 1961. Lee's Summit West High School 2600 SW Ward Road - Main Phone: 816-986-4000 Prior to coaching with the varsity, Coach Morris spent 8 seasons;s coaching the freshmen team. He has served as a mentor to Titan Head Coach Vinny Careswell for more than 20 years. All incoming 8 th graders must reside in the attendance area for any high school camps they attend for eligibility reasons. Coach Reid retired as a Detective in 2017 after 25 years of service. Landry is a senior at West this year. The MSHSAA promotes the value of participation, sportsmanship, team play, and personal excellence Ryan Richardson is starting his 1st year coaching football for the freshman team where he focuses on their defensive line. The 2019-2020 Lee’s Summit West High School volleyball team received national recognition for its team grade-point average. He put in many hours working with students and athletes at the high school and collegiate level at Lee's Summit High School and Southwest Baptist University. Prior to joining the Titans, Coach Wolverton spent his football coaching career at North Kansas City High School, Lee's Summit North High School and Campbell Middle School. This occasion honors the important role afterschool programs serve in preparing students for successful futures. Coach Oestreich has coached in 2 Football State Championships in both Missouri and Texas. The Lee's Summit R-7 School District is not responsible for any content housed/published on those sites. A three sport athlete at Ruskin High School, Coach Careswell promotes the multi-sport athlete and has many interventions in place to help his athletes academically. They have two sons, Jeffrey (28) and Sean (25) who both graduated from LSW, and both boys have graduated college, also. Mac Moore/Staff Photo Liberty running back Wentric Williams III runs the ball during a football game against Lee's Summit West Friday, Sept. 18 at Liberty High School. In 2008 he received his master’s degree in Athletic Administration from William Woods University. Under the mentoring of Coach Sam Shouse, Careswell later became defensive coordinator posting a 14-6 record with the Tigers. Coach Bass attended Lee's Summit West High School 2011-2015. During his football career he was blessed to coach over 100 college scholarship football players and 3 NFL players. Parks received a degree in Liberal Arts from the University of Central Missouri. Currently Officer Sims is assigned to the Special Operations Unit (Special Ops) Lee's Summit Police Department. Coach Morris also holds 2 master's degrees, one in Secondary School Administration from Central Missouri State, and one in Athletic Administration from William Woods University. This is Coach Driskill's 30th year coaching and he has coached all levels from semi-pro teams, college, high school and little league teams. The Shouse's have two daugters, Susan Hall and Samantha Poindexter, and four grand-children. Each student will demonstrate growth in academic achievement. This team, composed of various stakeholder groups, will view the district with a global Pre-K-12 lens as we build the district’s next strategic plan. The Lee's Summit R-7 School District is not responsible for any content housed/published on those sites. Also, he was a voice of the Titans on the Friday night radio broadcast team since the first year they started broadcasting the games in 2005 until he joined the varsity coaching staff in 2017. to develop citizens who make positive contributions to their community and support the democratic Coach Liberato has led his high school teams to two state titles and eight conference championships. Copyright © 2020 Missouri State High School Activities Association. -COVID-19 Response Officer Sims started his 6 years of honorable service to our country in the US Marine Corps. Coach Bass is commencing his initial season of coaching students of Lee's Summit West High School in the football program. -Abuse Prevention & Intervention They have two beautiful daughters. Assistant Coach, Freshman -Transportation Coach Staponski (Coach Ski) is a 1987 graduate of Lee's Summit High School where he wrestled and played football. They were the first football team in school history and they were undefeated that season. He is very grateful to coach with such a skilled staff and a high school with such a distinguished football tradition. He has been a practicing Registered Nurse in Independence for 2 years. As a senior he earned 2nd Team All Big 12 honors and was voted as Offensive Lineman of the year. He is married to Lindsay Weaver, who teaches at Heart of America Dance Centre, and they have four children. Grades 7-12 will continue to learn through a hybrid model and R-7 Online Academy students who wish to continue learning online will be able to do so. Coach Oestreich has been married to his wife Kelli for 29 years and has 3 children, Jamaar, Olivia and Hayden and a granddaughter Ashtyn. Contact them for assistance. He has been part of the LSPD since 2005. As a football coach, he has been coaching at the varsity level for 29 years taking on responsibilities primarily as a Defensive Backs coach but also having experience as a Quarterback and Offensive Line Coach. Coach Parks began his high school coaching career in 2001 at Raymore Peculiar High school as a defensive line coach helping Ray-Pec win the Class 5 State Championship in 2004. Originally, he worked with the freshmen offensive & defensive lines. to develop citizens who make positive contributions to their community and support the democratic Administrative Office & District Administration, Links to Community/City/County/State Websites, On Oct. 20, the district announced that all grades 4-6 students who have chosen the in-person learning track will join pre-K-3 graders in learning in a full-time, in-person learning model. From there he returned to his home town, Excelsior Springs, where he would coach for the next 40 years (1970-2009). Prior to Lee's Summit West, Coach Careswell was a teacher and assistant football coach at Excelsior Springs High School. It was at Excelsior Springs where he first worked with current Titan Head Coach Vinny Carewswell. He will be coaching freshman running back and defensive back positions. After his college career was over, he was able to move on to the pros as an undrafted free agent (2001-2002) with the Kansas City Chiefs. Support Staff. He also worked along side New York Jets Defensive Coordinator Gregg Williams when Williams was an assistant coach at Excelsior Springs before beginning his NFL coaching career. Coach Weaver has assisted Titan Football with scouting and tendencies since 2010 on a volunteer basis. Continuing a safe and caring environment. He is a member of the Excelsior Springs High School Athletic Hall of Fame. He has been a part of the varsity football staff from day one helping the Titans to 3 state titles. Forty-five students across the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District received national awards from the U.S. Air Force JROTC. Lee's Summit High School. Quick Start guide for elearning resources Aaron Crittendon is entering his 3rd season of coaching football at Lee's Summit West where he coaches the Freshman offensive and defensive line. Coach Barrows also holds a Master of Science in Secondary Administration from The University of Central Missouri. The LSR7 high schools offer a variety of camps during the summer for grades K-12th. Lee's Summit High School is an exemplary school striving to provide a supportive learning community that prepares each student to clarify and pursue his/her personal life vision and achieve his/her academic potential. Additionally, the SRO works to build positive relationships with our students and be an additional resource to students, staff, and parents. He played center and guard for the Tigers, and was on the Liberty Bowl (1980), Tangerine Bowl (1981) and Holiday Bowl (1983) teams. Coach Oestreich served as a head basketball coach for 20 of the 25 years in which he accomplished over 300 wins and a 68% winning percentage. © 2005-2020 CBS Interactive. principles of our state and nation. Working in Law Enforcement since 2003 gives our Student Resource Officer a lot of experience in the field, but thats not where his story in Law Enforcement began. All rights reserved. 1660 SE Blue Pkwy., LSMO He later received his Masterâs Degree in Secondary Administration from Central Missouri University. Totals for his career as a defensive play caller total 157-49 including 3 State Championships, 6 State Semi-finals, 9 State Quarter-final appearances, and 8 Conference Titles. His undergraduate work was in Exercise Physiology and Human Nutrition, and then received his doctorate in veterinary medicine at MU. In 2006, he received his master's degree from Webster University, and in 2013, he earned a Specialists' degree in Secondary Administration from William Woods University. Limbo Parks graduated from Raytown South High School in 1983, where he was a two-year letterman in football, wrestling, and a member of the 1982 All-Metro Football Team. Coach Crittendon grew up in St. Joseph, Missouri where he was a multi-sport athlete lettering in football, basketball and track and was recently inducted into the Central High School Hall of Fame. After leaving Excelsior Springs, Coach Shouse joined the Lee's Summit West staff (2010-current). The Staponski family has grown up with the Titan football family and the traditions of Titan football. Coach Sterling Edwards has been on the Lee's Summit West staff since 2016.