Topeka The Lawrence High girls basketball team couldn’t convert on a last-second shot and lost to Wichita North, 42-40, on Friday at the Capital City Classic at Washburn Rural.
Wichita North led most of the game, but LHS rallied in the fourth quarter to tie it. Wichita North then went up by two with about four seconds left.
Emily Peterson led the Lions with 20 points, but her game-ending shot fell short.
TaMiya Green added 11 points and 15 rebounds for LHS.
The Lions were 12-of-56 from the field and 14-of-29 from the free-throw line.
LHS (3-8) will play Topeka West at 10 a.m. today in Washburn Rural’s main gym.