Kansas High School Basketball - Lawrence Free State holds off Northwest
(February 12, 2010: Lawrence, KS 66049) Lawrence Free State Firebirds (Lawrence, KS) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Northwest (Olathe, KS), 48-47 in a league bout.
With the victory, Lawrence Free State upgrades its record to 7-9 on the campaign. The Firebirds travel to West (Shawnee Mission, KS) to play the Vikings in a Sunflower bout on Tuesday, February 16. The Vikings come into the bout with a record of 10-7. West lost 57-44 in their recent league bout against North (Shawnee Mission, KS)
Next up, the battle the Shawnee Mission Northwest Cougars (Shawnee Mission, KS) in a Sunflower battle, on Tuesday, February 16. Northwest will attempt to improve on its 10-5 season record. The Cougars come into the battle with a 10-6 record after their 45-43 league loss to East (Shawnee Mission, KS).