2012-13 High School Basketball Preview

BLHS girls out to improve in ‘13-14
November 29, 2013
Growing pains often associated with a new coach took their toll on the Basehor-Linwood High girls last year, as an eight-game midseason losing streak translated into a 7-13 record. But, with several key contributors back — not to mention a few additions — optimism isn’t hard to find as Jason Tatkenhorst’s second season draws nearer.
BLHS, BSHS team up to raise funds for ailing local teen
November 22, 2013
Bonner Springs High School and Basehor-Linwood High School will team up next month to raise money and awareness for a local student diagnosed with a fatal disease.
BSHS weekly sports roundup: Boys soccer on upswing
September 11, 2013
Austin Schuler is keeping busy this fall. The Bonner Springs High senior is both playing soccer and running cross-country again, and is off to a strong start.
BLHS weekly sports roundup: Volleyball off to hot start
September 11, 2013
High expectations on the heels of last year’s 4A state tournament berth have thus far bred a likewise high level of play as the Bobcats are 8-3 at the onset of the season.
Fall sports preview: High expectations in large supply at BLHS
September 4, 2013
With fall sports in full swing, it’s time to take a look at what to expect from Basehor-Linwood’s fall sports programs this year.
Fall sports preview: BSHS teams waste no time with opening wins
September 4, 2013
A packed fall sports slate figures to feature state tournament contenders in cross-country, a second-year volleyball coach in Jan Madlock who possesses high expectations in 2013 and a boys soccer team that has wasted no time notching its first win of the year. Here’s a look at what’s ahead for BSHS fall sports this season.
Management of head injuries evolves as athletic departments adopt new procedures
August 27, 2013
In its second year at BLHS, the ImPACT Concussion Management Model is the latest tool being used to try to avoid returning concussed athletes prematurely and thus avoiding the risk of them sustaining long-term brain damage.
Impromptu tourney turns out well for BLHS girls basketball
July 16, 2013
Coaches and players on the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team said their goodbyes for the summer two weeks ago. That is until BLHS coach Jason Tatkenhorst received a call asking if the Bobcats would want to play in a tournament at Bonner Springs.
BSHS boys, girls basketball teams conclude summer play
July 16, 2013
The Bonner Springs girls wrapped up their summer basketball season in grand fashion this weekend, playing 10 games in three days.
BLHS, BSHS girls basketball teams fare differently at local MAYB tournament
July 2, 2013
The Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team finished its summer basketball season on what coach Jason Tatkenhorst called a high note. Meanwhile, the Bonner Springs girls basketball team’s summer basketball season can be summed up in one word: turnovers.
BLHS girls basketball begins turnaround bid with summer ball
June 20, 2013
After suffering a losing record last season, the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball program has some lofty goals for the upcoming season.
New-look BSHS girls basketball team coming together this summer
June 11, 2013
To again challenge for the Kaw Valley League title in 2013-14, BSHS coach Clay Oakes is counting on both a deep junior class and multiple sophomores ready to take the leap.
With big ambitions, experienced BLHS boys basketball team busy in June; adds 6-5 transfer
June 7, 2013
The 6-foot-5 soon-to-be junior Pat Muldoon transfered from Mill Valley and will join a BLHS boys basketball team in the thick of a grinding June. He left a Kaw Valley League team with its own state aspirations for another that won’t accept a conclusion to 2013-14 not involving a ring. With a senior class of an upward of nine players and the bitter taste of its 2013 sub-state exit still lingering, a sense that there weren’t enough days in June to prepare for 2013-14 was ever-present.
2013 spring sports season in review: Baseball, swimming records fall at Bonner Springs
June 5, 2013
As far as spring sports seasons go, there have been few, if any, like that of 2013. This is to say nothing of how Bonner Springs student-athletes fared; that the season even took place was itself a minor miracle.