2012-13 High School Basketball Preview

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.
2013 spring sports season in review: Sorrow spawns unity, resilience for BLHS soccer, softball
June 5, 2013
There were wins and losses, memories made and lumps taken. The season has already given way to summer. Fall is on the minds of some and winter pursuits like basketball and wrestling on the minds of still others. But before the memory of spring 2013 recedes for good, let’s take one last look back.
KSHSAA announces split of Class 4A
KVL principals discuss division of 64-school class
09:35 p.m., June 3, 2013 Updated 11:44 a.m.
Just as the disparity in Class 4A has gradually inflated, competitive disadvantages have become more and more of a concern in recent years. Tuesday morning, both issues officially became null and void.
BLHS senior Jamie Johnson to play basketball at Cowley CC
April 9, 2013
Basehor-Linwood senior Jamie Johnson signed a letter of intent this week to continue her basketball career at Cowley County Community College in Arkansas City.
March 29 all-star game to pit KVL seniors against KCAL
March 13, 2013
Several area boys and girls high school basketball players were selected to represent the Kaw Valley League in a pair of KVL vs. KCAL all-star games later this month.
Area girls represented on All-KVL team
March 13, 2013
The Kaw Valley League was well-represented on both the boys and girls side at the state tournament level. Mill Valley’s second-place finish was the highest among all league girls teams and Tonganoxie was surprise entrant to the Class 4A field after upsetting Bonner Springs in the sub-state semifinals.
All-KVL boys team stocked with area talent
March 13, 2013
It didn’t take long for the All-Kaw Valley League teams to be announced after the conclusion of high school basketball season. Mill Valley, Lansing and Piper are well-represented after state tournament runs, but Basehor-Linwood and Bonner Spring also landed multiple players on the year-end list.
Area state basketball roundups: KVL well-represented
March 13, 2013
The Kaw Valley League team sent multiple boys and girls teams to state tournaments over the weekend, with several teams finishing as high as second in their respective classes.
Taking a look back: BSHS winter teams bid farewell to decorated seniors
March 13, 2013
Winter within the Bonner Springs athletic department featured equal parts upstart programs and seniors concluding careers that ensured legacies within their school’s halls.
Taking a look back: Winter sports a season for firsts at BLHS
March 13, 2013
For the most part, the winter sports season was a season for new faces amongst Basehor-Linwood programs.
Thoughts turn to 2013-14 for BLHS boys basketball team
12:49 p.m., March 6, 2013 Updated 10:51 a.m.
The day after their bid for a chance to defend their 2012 state championship ended in defeat, several Basehor-Linwood basketball players approached coach Mike McBride with a question: When can we get back in the gym?