High School Sports

Lady Bobcats struggle to score in loss to Holton
January 22, 2015
In a game where points were at a premium all night, Holton kept the Basehor-Linwood Lady Bobcats at arm’s length in the second half and held on for a 41-35 victory Wednesday.
BLHS boys’ fast start leads to opening victory in tournament
January 21, 2015
St. Joseph (Mo.) Benton needed three quarters to score 29 points. The Basehor-Linwood boys needed only the first quarter to match that.
Sharpshooting Benton defeats BLHS girls in tournament opener
January 20, 2015
St. Joseph (Mo.) Benton came out firing Monday against the Basehor-Linwood girls, and the combination of hot shooting and aggressive defense propelled Benton to a 70-40 victory against the Lady Bobcats in the first round the Basehor-Linwood Invitational Basketball Tournament.
BLHS boys, Bonner Springs girls stay ranked in latest KBCA poll
January 20, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood boys and Bonner Springs girls held their respective spots in the lastest KBCA rankings, released Monday.
Muldoon leads Basehor-Linwood past Turner
January 18, 2015
Basehor-Linwood Coach Mike McBride wanted to see what would happen if 6-foot-7 Pat Muldoon played farther away from the basket in the Bobcats’ press defense. On offense, Muldoon knew he needed to stay closer to the basket. Both things happened Friday, as Muldoon scored 29 points, grabbed eight rebounds and led a pressure defense that blitzed host Turner 74-39.
Basehor-Linwood has its best Bobcat Classic ever
January 18, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood wrestling team had two individual champions and placed eighth as a team at its Bobcat Classic, the program’s best finish since the event expanded into one of the state’s top tournaments.
Basehor-Linwood girls shut out Turner in first quarter, win
January 18, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team didn’t waste any time Friday night, jumping out to a 27-0 lead against winless Turner on the way to a 59-15 victory.
Bobcat basketball teams to start BLHS Invitational against St. Joseph Benton
January 15, 2015
Both the Basehor-Linwood girls and boys basketball teams open next week’s Basehor-Linwood Invitational Basketball Tournament against St. Joseph Benton (Mo.). The BLHS girls play the Cardinals at 6 p.m. Monday. The boys play at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Defense dominates during Basehor-Linwood’s victory against Lansing
January 15, 2015
Lansing had a chance to move into a tie for first in the Kaw Valley League on Tuesday, but the Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team wouldn’t let that happen, defeating the Lions 55-40 at home.
Lady Bobcats fall to Lansing
January 14, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team fell behind early and despite battling back several times, couldn’t find a way to take the lead for good, losing 56-51 at home to Lansing on Tuesday.
Bobcat Classic starts Friday
January 12, 2015
More than 300 wrestlers will come to Basehor-Linwood high school this week for the annual Bobcat Classic.
Basehor-Linwood’s top sports stories of 2014
January 12, 2015
Here are the highlights of an excitement-filled sports scene at Basehor-Linwood High in 2014. The Bobcats experienced plenty of success at the team and individual levels, rewriting the record books along the way.
Trowbridge’s big weekend gives BLHS wrestling a boost
January 12, 2015
All through winter break, the Basehor-Linwood wrestling team pointed to Friday’s dual meet against two-time defending state champion Holton. Coach Tyler Cordts said he had never seen his team wrestle with as much enthusiasm and spirit as he did Friday against the Wildcats despite coming up short.
Basehor-Linwood girls take control in second half against Bishop Ward
January 11, 2015
The third quarter has caused all kinds of trouble for the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team this season. But the Lady Bobcats (2-5 overall, 2-3 Kaw Valley League) flipped the script Friday night against Bishop Ward, outscoring the host Cyclones 15-3 in the third quarter before cruising to a 52-38 victory.