Sports

Bobcats’ bats come alive against Tonganoxie
April 2, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood baseball team defeated Kaw Valley League foe Tonganoxie on Wednesday, taking a 13-7 victory over the visiting Chieftains.
Bonner, Basehor split baseball doubleheader
April 1, 2015
The Bonner Springs and Basehor-Linwood baseball teams split a doubleheader on Tuesday evening at Bonner Spring High School, with the Bobcats winning the first game 8-7 and the Braves taking the second game 13-5.
Poorman’s High School Baseball Power Rankings
March 25, 2015
Sports editor Jon Poorman ranks the local high school baseball teams.
BLHS baseball team hungry after regional loss
March 24, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood baseball team suffered a tough 2-1 extra-innings loss to Tonganoxie in a Class 4A regional championship game last May. But even after struggling through the depths of defeat, the Bobcats remain optimistic they can challenge for the crown once again.
Kansas, New Mexico attorneys general spar over basketball
March 19, 2015
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt has called out his New Mexico counterpart over his basketball predictions.
Basehor-Linwood students cover state tourney run with help from community
March 17, 2015
As the community rallied to support the Basehor-Linwood High School boys basketball team’s trip to the 4A state championship, they even helped out the BLHS student newspaper.
Basehor-Linwood falls short of perfect season
March 15, 2015
Basehor-Linwood’s pursuit of perfection came up one frustrating game short as the Bobcats lost to defending champion McPherson 74-60 in the Class 4A-I basketball state championship on Saturday in Salina.
Basehor-Linwood advances to state title game
March 13, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team advanced to the Class 4A-I state championship game with a 51-44 victory over Ottawa in the semifinals Friday at the Bicentennial Center in Salina.
Bobcats take down Wellington in state opener
March 11, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team had little trouble in the first round of the KSHSAA Class 4A-I state tournament on Wednesday afternoon, ousting Wellington 65-40 at the Bicentennial Center in Salina.
Basehor-Linwood’s Walcott signs with Pitt State
March 10, 2015
Basehor-Linwood senior Quinnlyn Walcott celebrated her college signing on Monday at the high school, pledging to continue her cross country and track career at Pittsburg State University in the fall.
Basehor-Linwood powerlifters win state titles
March 9, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood powerlifting program continued its impressive streak of state titles over the weekend, winning both the boys and girls Class 4A championships at Clay Center High School.
Basehor-Linwood boys clinch spot at state
March 8, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood boys earned a repeat trip to Salina thanks to a suffocating defensive effort in its Class 4A-I sub-state final against Piper, blowing the game open early in the fourth quarter and cruising to a 71-46 victory on Saturday.
Basehor-Linwood girls fall to Piper in sub-state
March 7, 2015
Another cold-shooting first half cost the Basehor-Linwood girls any chance at an upset Friday night against Piper in a Class 4A-I sub-state semifinal.
No. 2 Basehor-Linwood crushes Tonganoxie
March 5, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team cruised to a 81-46 sub-state victory over Tonganoxie on Thursday evening at Piper High School.