Sports

Lough to play golf at Ottawa
March 10, 2014
Basehor-Linwood senior Julie Lough wrapped up her high school golf career in October, but last month, she guaranteed her time on the links is far from over.
State basketball schedule: Class 4A-1 boys
March 9, 2014
Basehor-Linwood is the No. 3 seed in the Class 4A-1 boys basketball tournament, which starts Thursday in the Salina Bicentennial Center.
BLHS boys punch state ticket, girls fall just short
March 8, 2014
For the second time in three years, the Basehor-Linwood boys are headed to state.
Bobcat boys shake slow start to win sub-state opener
March 7, 2014
When the Basehor-Linwood boys went into the locker room at halftime Friday against Tonganoxie, they trailed by nine points. Then, Chase Younger took over.
Smith powers BLHS girls past Atchison
Bobcats will play Piper for trip to state
10:00 p.m., March 6, 2014 Updated 02:48 p.m.
The Basehor-Linwood girls led by just four points at halftime, but pulled away after the break for a 62-42 win against Atchison in a Class 4A-1 semifinal game Thursday at BLHS.
BLHS lifters sweep state titles in Abilene
March 4, 2014
Another year, another pair of state titles for the Basehor-Linwood powerlifting program.
Nirschl caps off perfect season with state title
05:33 p.m., March 1, 2014 Updated 02:55 p.m.
Add another accolade to Corbin Nirschl’s short-but-storied high school wrestling career.
Nirschl reaches state finals in Salina
February 28, 2014
Corbin Nirschl’s first wrestling season at Basehor-Linwood has already brought unprecedented success. But, with one more victory Saturday, the Bobcat freshman can add his name to a short list of wrestling greats to leave their mark on the program.
Balloon festival announces move to Kansas Speedway
February 28, 2014
Officials with Kansas Speedway and the U.S. Bank Midwest Balloon Festival announced Thursday that the 2014 event will take place Aug. 8-10 on the grounds of the Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan.
State wrestling 2014: Meet the Bobcats
February 28, 2014
Five Basehor-Linwood wrestlers have made their way to the Salina Bicentennial Center, where they’ll represent their school at the Class 4A state tournament.
Younger shines on BLHS senior night
Senior scores 1,000th point, breaks 3-point record
10:56 p.m., February 27, 2014 Updated 11:58 a.m.
Thursday Night was Senior Night for Basehor-Linwood High, but it might as well have been called Chase Younger Night. Younger scored a career-high 42 points in the Bobcats’ 79-53 victory against Mill Valley High.
Bobcat lifters get final state tune-up
February 27, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood powerlifting team sent split squads Saturday to Horton and Clay Center for their final tune-up before this weekend’s state meet.
Bonner Springs athlete takes unconventional path to wrestling’s biggest stage
February 27, 2014
He was one second away from a crushing defeat. One second away from his high school wrestling career ending. One second away from not achieving his season goal.
Sub-state basketball brackets released
February 26, 2014
Brackets for next week’s sub-state basketball tournaments were released Wednesday by the Kansas State High School Activities Association.