Southwest hoists the first-place Warhawk Invitational trophy Thursday.
Southwest forward Lance Kilburn shoots for two of his game-high 17 points against Aquinas in the championship game of the Warhawk Invitational held at West Junior High.
Southwest guard Bobby Davis handles the ball for his team Thursday versus St. Thomas Aquinas. Davis singlehandedly went on a 10-point run in the third quarter to give his team the advantage they needed to win the game 62-42.
Bulldog Connor Monarez, left, lifts up Douglas Compton in celebration of their 20-point victory over St. Thomas Aquinas in the championship game of the Warhawk Inviational.
Bulldogs Lance Kilburn is introduced in Southwest's starting line-up Thursday in the championship game of the Warhawk Invitational. Kilburn was the game's leading scorer.
Bulldog starters Dorian Green, Stu Coldsnow and Paul Eltschinger applaud their teammates in the fourth quarter as they came to the bench up by 17 points.
Bulldog Bobby Davis looks over his shoulder for an open teammate against St. Thomas Aquinas.
Bulldog guard Dorian Green takes the abll upcourt on a fast break against St. Thomas Aquinas in the finals fo the Warhawk Invitational. Green had 11 points and nin rebounds in the 20-point victory.
Bulldog Stu Coldsnow guards Aquinas' Ryan Nelson Thursday in the finals of the Warhawk Invitational. Aquinas, the number one out-of-town seed, faced Southwest, the number one in-town seed seed, for the title. The Bulldogs won 62-42.
Southwest Junior High ninth-graders celebrate with a water shower in the locker room after winning the Warhawk Invitational on Thursday. The Bulldogs swept thourhg the tournament as the number one in-town seed defeating Shawnee Mission East on Feb. 13, 54-45, Central on Wednesday, 57-41 and Saint Thomas Aquinas on Thursday, 62-42. After the victory players said winning the Warhawk has been their goal all season. Southwest was also city champs this year.