Girls basketball roundup: SMNW tops Blue Valley; SM North stumbles against BV West
Shawnee Mission Northwest's girls basketball team won its second game in as many days Saturday after defeating Blue Valley, 36-27, in the Shawnee Mission/Blue Valley Shootout at BV West.
The Cougars led by four at the end of the second and third quarters before pulling away in the fourth. The win moved SM Northwest to 2-0 to start the season. The Cougars coasted to a 54-32 win over SM West Friday in their season opener.
SM North falls to BV West
OVERLAND PARK — The Shawnee Mission North girls basketball team also played in the Shawnee Mission/Blue Valley Shootout Saturday, but lost its season opener to BV West, 54-36.
The Indians will try to bounce back at 7 p.m. Monday in a road contest against Basehor-Linwood. North will then turn around quickly for its home opener at 7 p.m. Tuesday against Wyandotte.