High School Sports

BLHS boys JV win Turner tournament
January 30, 2014
Just like their varsity counterparts, the Basehor-Linwood boys junior varsity team hoisted a tournament trophy last week.
BLHS wrestlers defeat Tonganoxie on senior night
January 30, 2014
Eight Basehor-Linwood wrestling seniors closed out their final home action on a winning note Thursday, and they did so against a rival opponent.
BLHS wrestlers win at Eudora, set to host Tonganoxie
January 29, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood wrestling team put together a dominant performance in a non-league dual Tuesday, recording six pins in a 66-16 victory at Eudora.
Bobcat softball trio college-bound
January 29, 2014
After putting up big numbers as juniors last spring, three Basehor-Linwood softball players have guaranteed their careers will continue past high school.
Bobcats throttle Ottawa for first BIT title in three years
January 28, 2014
Basehor-Linwood an Ottawa etched yet another chapter into their storied history Saturday night. Unlike so many of its predecessors, though, this chapter was void of any suspense from the very beginning.
BLHS girls earn third place in tournament with tough defense
06:02 p.m., January 25, 2014 Updated 12:50 a.m.
The Basehor-Linwood girls hoisted the third-place trophy of the Bobcat Invitational on Saturday afternoon after a dominant defensive performance.
Chieftains, Bobcats to dual at BLHS
KVL clash to start with kids club matches
January 24, 2014
Thursday’s wrestling dual between Tonganoxie and Basehor-Linwood will open at 6 p.m. at BLHS with 12 matches featuring members of each program’s kids club.
Bobcat boys win nail-biter to reach finals, girls falter in second half
January 23, 2014
It didn’t come without some late-game drama, but the Basehor-Linwood boys are back in the finals of their home tournament.
BLHS freshman becomes school’s first-ever Bobcat Classic champ
January 22, 2014
Never in the 13-year history of the Bobcat Classic had a Basehor-Linwood wrestler claimed an individual title. Corbin Nirschl needed just one high school season to change that fact.
Bobcat Invitational: Updated schedule
January 21, 2014
Here is an updated schedule for the Bobcat Invitational.
BLHS girls survive, boys cruise in tourney openers
01:42 a.m., January 21, 2014 Updated 04:33 p.m.
Victoria Smith had more than half her team’s points in Monday’s Bobcat Invitational quarterfinal, and none were more important than the last two.
BLHS freshman Nirschl reaches finals at Bobcat Classic
Hopper, McCleary, Handke still alive in consolation bracket
January 18, 2014
In his first high school season, Basehor-Linwood’s Corbin Nirschl will have a chance Saturday to do something no Bobcat has ever done on a wrestling mat.
BLHS boys suffer first KVL loss, girls push win streak to four
January 17, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood boys trailed Class 5A Lansing by a single point early in the fourth quarter, but couldn’t find an answer for a late Lion run in a 64-52 loss Friday at Earl W. Johnsmeyer Gymnasium.
Brackets released for BLHS basketball tournament
January 16, 2014
Brackets have been released for the annual Bobcat Invitational, which tips off Monday at BLHS. Tournament action will begin at 3 p.m. Monday and continue throughout the week, wrapping up with the boys championship game at about 7:30 p.m. Saturday.