BLMS 8th-grade boys beat LTMS, split with PRMS
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball teams have opened the 2011 season with a bang.
On Thursday, Jan. 13, both the varsity and junior varsity squads beat Lexington Trails. The varsity edged LTMS, 51-48. Cody Watermar scored a game-high 17 points, Joe Gorman had 11 and Casey Jones added 6 in the victory.
Meanwhile, the JV squad cruised to a 34-22 victory. Zach Ferguson, Tyler Kendrick and Matt Knight led a balanced attack with 6 points apiece while Dominic Foster chipped in 5.
BLMS was back in action Tuesday, Jan. 18, against Pioneer Ridge, and the teams split the series. The varsity squad lost, 44-27. Carson Fliger and Jared Hiss scored 6 points apiece to lead Basehor-Linwood.
The junior varsity squad earned an 18-11 victory behind a team-high 6 points from Kendrick.