Lawrence High girls basketball

Lions’ Bonner, Firebirds’ Piper honored
March 31, 2015
Lawrence High senior basketball standout Anthony Bonner and Free State High sophomore Madison Piper both earned Class 6A first-team All-State honors from the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association on Monday.
Journal-World 2015 All-Area Girls Basketball Team
March 31, 2015
A look at the 2015 Journal-World All-Area Girls Basketball Team By Bobby Nightengale
City cleans up in Sunflower League awards
March 16, 2015
Lawrence High senior guard Anthony Bonner and Free State sophomore Madison Piper were named the Sunflower League’s players of the year on Sunday, and LHS boys basketball coach Mike Lewis was selected as the Coach of the Year after leading the Lions to an undefeated 11-0 record in league play.
Droughts doom LHS girls, 46-23
March 8, 2015
Long scoring droughts have been the Lawrence High girls basketball team’s kryptonite for the majority of the season, and it was no different for the Lions in a 46-23 loss Saturday to Shawnee Mission Northwest in their sub-state title-game matchup. By Chris Duderstadt
Lions make early lead hold up against SM South
March 6, 2015
Lawrence High’s girls basketball players saw their 17-point lead at the beginning of the second quarter shrink to just two midway through the third quarter on Thursday against Shawnee Mission South.
FSHS, LHS girls set sub-state sights high
March 4, 2015
Free State High’s girls basketball team set a school record by winning 16 regular-season games, but starting today, none of those matter to the Firebirds.
Free State girls extend winning streak to four
February 28, 2015
Lawrence High’s and Free State’s girls basketball teams both entered Friday night’s City Showdown with three-game winning streaks, but it was the Firebirds who stayed hot to beat the Lions, 58-45, at LHS.
Marissa Pope a fixture for LHS
February 26, 2015
Four years ago, Lawrence High senior point guard Marissa Pope made her varsity debut as a freshman. By Bobby Nightengale
Lawrence High girls cruise past SM East
February 25, 2015
The first quarter has not been friendly to Lawrence High’s girls basketball team this season. That changed on Tuesday against Shawnee Mission East.
LHS girls gain another league victory
February 21, 2015
Winless in the Sunflower League entering this week, Lawrence High’s girls basketball team now has back-to-back road victories in the league following the Lions’ 52-43 Friday night triumph at Olathe North.
Long-awaited: LHS girls get first league win
February 18, 2015
First-year Lawrence High girls basketball coach Jeff Dickson got everything he could hope for out of his Lions on Tuesday night at Shawnee Mission North, and with his downtrodden team firing on all cylinders, the Lions beat a Sunflower League team for the first time in nine tries this season. By Benton Smith
LHS girls fight but fall
February 14, 2015
After a few bad starts in recent games, Lawrence High’s girls basketball team refused to fall into the same mistakes Friday against Olathe Northwest. By Bobby Nightengale
Northwest nudges Lions’ girls
February 11, 2015
The first game against his former team was a rough one for Lawrence High girls basketball coach Jeff Dickson, as the Lions fell to Shawnee Mission Northwest, 50-28, Tuesday at LHS.
Past, Raiders sink LHS girls
February 7, 2015
Following a 57-44 drubbing at Shawnee Mission South on Friday, Lawrence High girls basketball coach Jeff Dickson wonders how much losing in the past is affecting the Lions. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS girls beastly in rout of Barstow
February 3, 2015
Lawrence High’s girls basketball coach Jeff Dickson handed out slips of laminated paper to his players with the words “Unleash the beast” written on them before Monday’s game against Barstow (Missouri). The Lions took that message to heart, dominating on both sides of the court in a 60-29 rout at LHS. By Bobby Nightengale