High School Sports

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.
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.
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.
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.
BLHS boys survive, girls fall to Piper at home
February 26, 2014
The last time Basehor-Linwood and Piper met on the hardwood, the result was arguably the Kaw Valley League’s most dramatic game of the season. Tuesday’s rematch was seemingly headed to a much less exciting finish, but a late comeback attempt made for even more suspense.
BLHS state qualifiers prepare for trip to Salina
February 25, 2014
For many school wrestlers across Kansas, the final chapter of the 2013-14 season concluded Saturday. But, for five members of Basehor-Linwood’s squad, the journey will end on the state’s biggest stage.
Kaw Valley League basketball standings: Feb. 25
February 25, 2014
Here are the Kaw Valley League standings entering this week’s games.
REGIONAL WRESTLING UPDATE: Bobcats qualify five for state
February 22, 2014
Five Basehor-Linwood wrestlers will represent their school next weekend at the Class 4A state tournament in Salina.
Nirschl, Summers earn state wrestling bids in Friday’s opener
February 22, 2014
Two Basehor-Linwood wrestlers will compete for regional championships Saturday in Holton. Whether they win or lose, though, their season will live on another week.
BLHS basketball teams sweep Turner on road
February 21, 2014
Both Basehor-Linwood basketball teams ended the week on a winning note Friday at Turner.