Bruin Alan Clothier remains in control of the ball after stumbling on the upcourt dribble Wednesday against the Hoosiers.
Southwest guard Nick Hassig dribbles past Central forward Bo Schneider during the first half. Southwest's eighth-grade team defeated Central 30-23 Feb. 6 at Southwest Junior High.
Forwards Jack Sanner and Lance Kilburn jump for the rebound in the second half. Southwest won its final home game of the season Feb. 6, 52-31 against Central.
Warhawk Cameron Schmidt takes the ball to the hoop against Central.
Mustang Jack Sanner, left, and Warhawks Chase Hoag go up for the last tip-off in Central Junior High's Duver Gym. Thursday's ninth-grade game marked the last contest in the 80-year-old gym.
Central guard C.J. McTizic drives against Southwest guard Nick Hassig. Hassig's team held on for a 30-23 win against Central.
Wildcat forward Wyatt Ohse runs a fast break while Terrapin guard Kimani Garrett defends. The Wildcats defeated the Terrapins 41-23 Feb. 6 at Holcom Park Center.
Warhawk Marcus Spates guards Cougar Clint Pinnick on Feb. 7.
Coyote's Wrestler Adrian Staub is presented to the crowd as winner by the referee of his match.
Warhawk Kevin Barber dribbles the ball in the backcourt Feb. 7.
Coyotes wrestler Alexandra Clark gets set to wrestle as the judge gives an explanation to both competitors.
Devil Marcelino Cortez works against Terrapin Andre Keating to get the ball to the basket.
Central guard C.J. McTizic puts up a shot in the paint late in the second half. McTizic and the Mustangs fell just short of a victory, losing 30-23 at Southwest Junior High.
Terrapin Spencer Grob steals the ball from Blue Devil Marcelino Cortez on Wednesday in the second- and third-grade Hoopster Championship game.
Eighth-grade West's bench errupts after a score late in the game verses West on Thursday.
Central's Denzell Payne works the ball into the lane Thursday.
Mustang C.J. McTizic elevated over Warhawk defenders and banks the shot off the backboard in the third quarter to try and spark Central's offense. At the end of the third quarter West was leading 44-18.
Terrapin forward Chase Taylor puts up a shot in traffic during the second half. Taylor and the Terrapins fell to the Wildcats 23-41 in the second round of the Hoopster Basketball League's postseason tournament.
Terrapins Spencer Grob, left, and Joel Spain fight with the Blue Devils for the loose ball Wednesday at the East Lawrence Center. Despite the lopsided score both teams fought hard for every possession thorughout the championship game.
West's Chase Hoag lays the ball in against Central Thursday at Central Junior High.
Wildcat guard Alexa Gaumer drives down the lane past a Terrapin defender. Gaumer and the Wildcats won the second round tournament game 41-23.
Terrapin Spencer Grob lays the ball in for two of the Terrapins 35 points Wednesday in the Hoopster Championship game.
Warhawk Christian Nelson gets into the lane for two points Feb. 7 at South Junior High.
West's Christian Nelson elevates for two points against Central Thursday at Central Junior High. West pulled out the 56-30 victory sparked by a 7-0 nelson run in the final minutes of the first half.
Tori Wesp catches a ball while playing goalkeeper Saturday at Holcom Rec Center.
Aquahawk Stacey Rudman dives off the block to begin the 100 freestyle race Saturday in which she had the early lead.
Domonique Vann takes off with the ball Saturday at Holcom Rec Center.
11U Kaw Valley Force celebrate winning their division in the Kansas City Super F League on Sunday. They end the regular season with a record of 9-1. From left to right are Matthew Todd, Nick Allen, Michael Latham, Jeffrey Mekus, Gavin Fischer, Justin Riley, Coach Mauro Nobre, Parker Davies, Louis Joslyn and Matthew Saathoff. Not pictured is Tanner Williams.
West's Kevin Barber looks for a teammate to bail him out from South's Michael McCabe's swarming defense.
Terrapin guard Garrett Frank puts up a shot late in the game. The Wildcats eliminated the Terrapins from the tournament in the second round, 41-23.
Goalkeeper George Haff hauls in the ball after a shot Saturday at Holcom Rec Center.
Aquahawk Julia Payton swims the 100 fly and places six in the race Saturday in the MAL West Championships.
South's Chebon Dawes elevates for two points against West on Feb. 7 on his home court.
The ninth-grade Warhawks huddle during a fourth-quarter timeout at South Junior High.
11U Force Jeffrey Mekus, center, battles with BV Stars Ajax defenders at the Tomahawk Sports Dome on Sunday. The Force won the match 10-1.
Sunflower Wrestler Josh Hanson works for the pin at the Border Showdown on Saturday in Parkville, Mo. Hanson won the championship for his age division as well as teammate Levi Flohrschutz.
Terrapin Coleman Houk is surrounded by Blue Devil defenders Marcelino Cortez, left, and Bradley Kincaid as he tries to secure the rebound Wednesday at the East Lawrence Center during the second- and third-grade Hoopster championship game.
Southwest guard Dorian Green drives the baseline past Central guard Sean Brown. Green led Southwest in points and assists during their final home game, a 52-31 victory.
Aquahawk Stacey Rudman competes in the 100-yard freestyle Saturday at the Lawrence Aquatic Center. She finished with a time of 56:01 in the MAL Championships hosted by the Aquahawks over the weekend.
Curtis Wesley takes a shot against Zachary Malsbury Saturday at Holcom Rec Center.
Soccer official Ray Chao ties a loose shoestring for Grayson Gillbert at Holcom Rec Center Saturday.