Kansas High School Basketball - Piper nips Bishop Ward
(January 13, 2012: Kansas City, KS 66109) Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Piper Pirates (Kansas City, KS) and the visiting Bishop Ward Cyclones (Kansas City, KS), saw Piper's basketball squad hold off Bishop Ward by a score of 36-33.
With the victory, Piper improves its record to 6-3 on the campaign. The Pirates host Bonner Springs (Bonner Springs, KS) to meet the Braves in a Kaw Valley battle on Tuesday, January 31. The Braves come into the battle with a record of 8-0.
The Cyclones (4-5) will now prepare for their battle against Hickman (Columbia, MO). The Kewpies come into the non-league battle with a 13-2 record. In their last battle, Hickman edged Nerinx Hall (Webster Groves, MO), 45-36, in a non-league battle.