High School Sports

Scoring binges propel Basehor-Linwood to victory against Hayden
December 16, 2014
Fast starts to both halves helped the Basehor-Linwood boys to an 82-63 victory Friday night over Hayden.
Dynamic duo: Basehor-Linwood seniors evolve into lethal post combo
December 10, 2014
A combination of speed, size and skill is a luxury rarely afforded to a Class 4A program, let alone twice in one season. However, the Basehor-Linwood boys believe they have just that.
Basehor-Linwood girls come up short in first home game
December 10, 2014
Sumner Academy fought through extensive foul trouble and fought back from a 10-point second-half deficit to defeat the Basehor-Linwood girls 45-44 Tuesday night in the Lady Bobcats’ home opener. Basehor-Linwood took a 28-18 lead early in the third quarter, but Sumner answered with a 16-3 run fueled by layups and rebound baskets. The Sabers took the lead back with 2 minutes remaining in the quarter and led 36-33 heading into the final quarter. That was the biggest gap between the two teams until the Sabers stretched the lead to four points with 16 seconds remaining.
Bobcat girls hoping to continue progress
November 25, 2014
Last season, the Basehor-Linwood High girls doubled their win total in coach Jason Tatkenhorst’s second year. The Bobcats lose two All-Kaw Valley League performers and a significant chunk of their scoring this winter, but they’re determined to keep the progress rolling.
BLHS boys gunning for return to state
November 25, 2014
When the Basehor-Linwood High boys basketball team opened practice last week, it did so with vivid memories of last year’s upset loss in the first round of the Class 4A-I state tournament.
BLHS wrestling kicks off highly anticipated 2014-15 season
November 19, 2014
The season Basehor-Linwood wrestling enthusiasts have been talking about for years has finally arrived.
BLHS alumni game canceled
November 18, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood basketball alumni game, scheduled for Nov. 28 at BLHS, has been canceled because of lack of interest.
Fall athletes earn All-KVL selections
04:05 p.m., November 13, 2014 Updated 02:14 p.m.
A slew of Basehor-Linwood High and Bonner Springs High fall athletes received recognition on this year’s All-Kaw Valley League teams.
Bobcat football falls to Miege in playoff opener
10:14 p.m., November 7, 2014 Updated 04:16 p.m.
Not that long ago, Basehor-Linwood High coach Rod Stallbaumer was in this exact same situation.
Game notes: BLHS at Bishop Miege
November 6, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood football team will return to the postseason for the first time since 2011 when it travels Friday to Bishop Miege. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Dixon Doll Stadium.
Walcott medals in final state cross country meet
November 5, 2014
Basehor-Linwood senior Quinnlyn Walcott recently wrapped up her decorated cross country career as one of the top runners the state has to offer.
BLHS soccer falls to Miege in epic regional final
November 5, 2014
For 46 minutes, the Basehor-Linwood High soccer team was literally outmanned by Bishop Miege, 11-9. For 46 minutes, the Bobcats did just enough to stay alive.
BLHS back in playoffs after win vs. Tonganoxie
November 4, 2014
Each of the last two seasons, the Tonganoxie High football team left its annual rivalry game with Basehor-Linwood with a win and a year’s worth of bragging rights. This year, the Bobcats got the last laugh.
Pair of Bobcats qualify for state cross country meet
Walcott, Oliver to run at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Wamego
October 29, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood High girls cross country meet came within a single point of its first-ever state bid as a team Saturday, but a pair of Bobcats will still get to represent their school this weekend in Wamego.