Archive for Sunday, January 29, 2017

Basketball roundup: SMNW, SMN girls round out tournaments with wins

January 29, 2017

— Shawnee Mission Northwest cruised past Andover Central, 57-39, in the fifth-place game of the Newton Invitational.

The Cougars (9-4) held Andover Central to 12 points in the first half.

Northwest will return to Sunflower League action at 5:30 p.m. Friday for a home match-up against Free State.

Shawnee Mission North girls 35, Eisenhower 33

EMPORIA — Shawnee Mission North snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 35-33 win over Eisenhower in the seven-place game of the Glacier's Edge Invitational.

The Indians (4-9) will host Olathe East at 5:30 p.m. Friday.

Gardner-Edgerton 50, Mill Valley girls 42

EL DORADO — Mill Valley was tied with Gardner-Edgerton at halftime, but the Trailblazers pull away in the second half to defeat the Jaguars, 50-42, in the third-place game of the Lady Cat Classic.

Evan Zars was named to the all-tournament team for the Jaguars.

The Jaguars (6-6) fell to the Trailblazers (ranked No. 7 in Class 6A) for the second time this season.

Mill Valley will play Blue Valley Southwest at 7 p.m. Monday.

Blue Valley West 57, Mill Valley boys 43

Mill Valley struggled to get going offensively in a 57-43 loss to Blue Valley West.

The Jaguars scored 21 of their 43 points in the fourth quarter.

Mill Valley (3-10) will play Blue Valley Southwest at 7 p.m. Tuesday.


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