2012-13 High School Basketball Preview

High School Basketball: Sub-State Matchups
March 1, 2015
With the regular season now over, local teams are turning their attention to their respective sub-state brackets. These matchups represent the first steps toward the ultimate postseason goal of winning a state championship.
No. 6 Mill Valley girls top Basehor-Linwood
February 28, 2015
The Mill Valley girls celebrated Senior Night and their third league title in the last four seasons by defeating Basehor-Linwood 47-36 Friday at home.
No. 2 Basehor-Linwood takes down Mill Valley
February 28, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team wrapped up an undefeated regular season with dominating defense in a 55-31 victory at Mill Valley on Friday.
Weathers, No. 9 SM North hold off SM Northwest
February 28, 2015
It’s been a decade since Shawnee Mission North last beat Shawnee Mission Northwest, but a scoring binge from junior guard Michael Weathers and tough defense down the stretch helped the Indians end that streak on Friday evening.
SM Northwest girls clinch share of league title
February 27, 2015
Shawnee Mission Northwest had little trouble handling Shawnee Mission North on Friday evening, cruising to a 48-14 victory on the Lady Indians’ home floor to clinch a share of the Sunflower League title.
Lady Jags pull away from Piper in fourth quarter
February 20, 2015
Mill Valley used a monstrous fourth quarter to pull away from Piper on Friday evening, earning a 63-49 home victory over the Lady Pirates.
Jags win seventh straight with victory over Piper
February 20, 2015
Mill Valley used stifling defense early and meticulous offensive execution late to pull out a 55-43 home victory over Piper on Friday evening, the Jaguars’ seventh consecutive triumph.
SM North boys nearly upset No. 2 Lawrence
February 18, 2015
The Shawnee Mission North boys’ basketball team came close to knocking off the No. 2 team in the state on Tuesday evening, but Lawrence used a strong fourth quarter to pull out a 70-66 road victory.
Jaguars finish strong to beat Bonner Springs
February 18, 2015
Mill Valley got off to a slow start on Tuesday evening against Bonner Springs, but it’s how the Jaguars finished that ultimately made the difference in their 49-43 road victory over the Braves.
No. 6 Mill Valley girls hold off Bonner Springs
February 17, 2015
Mill Valley held Bonner Springs without a point for more than six minutes spanning the second and third quarters, paving the way for the Lady Jaguars’ 48-36 road victory on Tuesday evening.
Mill Valley girls and boys take down Turner
February 14, 2015
The Mill Valley basketball teams both defeated Turner on Friday evening on the road, with the girls wining 62-17 and the boys earning a 59-51 triumph.
Shawnee Mission Northwest girls crush SM East
February 13, 2015
The Shawnee Mission Northwest girls basketball team used a stingy defense and a barrage of first-half 3-pointers to earn a 57-23 road victory over Shawnee Mission East on Friday evening.
SMNW girls dominate Lawrence on the road
February 11, 2015
The Shawnee Mission Northwest girls basketball team defeated Lawrence 50-28 on Tuesday evening, improving to 10-3 overall and 6-1 in Sunflower League play.
Shawnee Mission North boys fall to Free State
February 11, 2015
The Shawnee Mission North boys basketball team fell to Lawrence Free State 69-57 on Tuesday evening, the Indians’ first game since moving up to the No. 6 spot in the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association rankings.
Mill Valley girls crush Lansing; Jags win thriller
February 11, 2015
The Mill Valley girls basketball team defeated Lansing 64-42 on Tuesday evening, improving to 12-3 overall and 8-1 in Kaw Valley League play.