SM Northwest girls defeated in Truman Tournament’s first round
SMNW boys downed at SMS
The SM Northwest boys basketball team (3-5, 1-4 Sunflower League) lost its fourth straight at SM South on Friday, 54-35. Junior Brady Skeens scored 13 points with nine rebounds.
The Shawnee Mission Northwest girls basketball team’s bid to repeat last year’s Truman Tournament title ended in the first round on Monday as Lee’s Summit North defeated the Cougars, 67-50.
SM Northwest (8-2) took a 16-14 lead after the first quarter before LS North (7-3) went ahead by four at halftime and outscored the Cougars 19-9 in the fourth quarter on the way to victory.
Senior Anna King again led the Cougars with 16 points and junior McKayla Ross added 11.
SM Northwest will play Raytown at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the consolation bracket at Truman High.