Sports

Basehor-Linwood, Bonner Springs show promise
September 1, 2015
With a senior-laden roster and plenty of varsity experience, Basehor-Linwood volleyball coach Amy Irvin certainly had high expectations for her team when the season began. Now eight matches into the schedule, Irvin is pleased with how her girls have performed, especially on Tuesday evening when the Lady Bobcats defeated Bonner Springs, Eudora and Baldwin on their home court.
Basehor-Linwood edges Maranatha in overtime
August 28, 2015
Basehor-Linwood and Maranatha Christian Academy battled back and forth all night, but it was the Bobcats that ultimately came away with a 1-0 overtime victory over the visiting Eagles on Friday in the season opener for both teams.
Boys Soccer Preview: Bobcats return key players
August 19, 2015
Entering his third season at the helm, Basehor-Linwood boys soccer coach Erik Jones has high expectations for his team this fall. The Bobcats, after all, certainly won’t be lacking any experience or camaraderie when they hit the pitch for the first time later this month.
Phippen named three-time All-American
July 30, 2015
Cody Phippen is a three-time All-American. Just let that sink in for a moment because the sentence you just read was a declaration of United States youth wrestling history.
New enthusiasm for Royals baseball impressive
July 28, 2015
What a difference a winning baseball team with extremely popular players makes. I couldn’t help but marvel at the enthusiasm and energy while attending a Kansas City Royals game last week.
Basehor-Linwood ready for continued success
July 24, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood football team is looking for continued success under second-year head coach Rod Stallbaumer.
Basehor-Linwood strength and conditioning program continues to thrive under Schwisow
June 24, 2015
When Ross Schwisow steps into the weight room at Basehor-Linwood High School during the dog days of summer, he can see it immediately. The sweat, the determination, the tenacity. Athletes are being forged by the iron that litters the room, their every repetition preparing them for the upcoming season.
Four soccer players named to all-state teams
June 18, 2015
Four local soccer players were recently named to the Kansas Soccer Coaches Association all-state teams, receiving recognition for their outstanding performances during the 2015 season.
Local softball players named to all-state teams
June 15, 2015
Five local players were recently named to the Kansas Softball Coaches Association’s all-state teams, earning recognition for their performances during the 2015 season.
Edwardsville Parks and Rec’s Gold Glove Week to raise funds for Children’s Mercy
Royals’ Frank White to sign autographs June 12
June 5, 2015
The Edwardsville Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a special fundraising event next week, aimed at assisting local youth through Children’s Mercy Hospital of Kansas City.
Basehor-Linwood hosts renowned pitching coach
June 5, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood softball program will be hosting one of the top pitching instructors in the country on Monday when Cindy Stella-Zelinsky comes to town for a special one-day clinic.
Local players named to All-KVL softball teams
June 4, 2015
Several local players were recently named to the All-Kaw Valley League softball teams, honored for their performances during the 2015 season.
Scott earns bronze at state championship meet
June 1, 2015
Several Basehor-Linwood track and field athletes competed at the Class 4A state championships over the weekend at Wichita State University’s Cessna Stadium.
Basehor-Linwood athletes qualify for state track
May 25, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood girls track and field team turned Friday’s KSHSAA Class 4A Regional 11 track meet into Senior Day on Friday at Piper High School.
Basehor-Linwood softball falls in regional finals
May 20, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood softball team saw its season come to a close with a 2-0 loss to Kaw Valley League rival Piper on Tuesday evening in the Class 4A-Division I regional championship game at Bishop Miege High School.

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