BLMS eighth-graders sweep Clark, Tongie
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball teams recently swept games from Clark and Tonganoxie.
The BLMS junior varsity beat Clark, 39-29, on Jan. 28. Bryan Crowe led the way with 13 points and Jacob Merrick added nine. The varsity squad followed with a 41-15 rout as eight different players scored. Chase Younger had a game-high 10 points and Sean Potter added seven.
BLMS then took two games from Tonganoxie on Monday, Feb. 1.
The JV squad rolled to a 20-11 victory. Johnny Fulkerson led the way with eight points and Jacob Merrick added four.
In the varsity game, Basehor battled to a 43-39 victory. Sean Potter sparked the offense with 21 points and was the lone scorer in double figures. J.P. Downing and Broc Lindsay each added five.
Both the varsity and JV improved to 4-1 with the victories.