Free State junior Christian Ballard takes a shot during the second half.
Lawrence High's Cameron Hershiser fights for a loose ball late in the second half. The LHS Lions fell to the Free State Firebirds 49-56 last night at FSHS.
Free State's Kyle Schreiner grabs a rebound away from Lawrence High's John Novotny in the first half.
Lawrence High fans cheer for their players during the introduction of the starting lineups. The Lions lost a close game to the Free State Firebirds 56-49.
Free State sophomore Kevin Song receives a touch-up on his face paint during a pre-game tailgate at Free State High School.
Free State senior Mindy Miahalchik (far right) leads the cheers for the Firebirds at the end of the game. Free State defeated Lawrence High 56-49 last night at Free State.
Lawrence High's Chance Riley battles Free State High's Christian Ballard for a rebound during the first half.
Free State High's Kyle Schreiner goes up for a shot against Lawrence High's Nathan Padia during the second half.
Free State High's Kelsey Harrison steals the ball from Lawrence High's Drew Huff during the second half.
Freddie the Firebird bangs on the cow bell during the City Showdown.
A Lawrence High fan brandishes a sign commenting on the Hershieser's relationship to both schools during the City Showdown.
Free State High student Richard Flaig gets loud during the City Showdown.
Free State High's Nick Devin is greeted by fellow students after Firebirds beat the Lions Friday night at Free State High.
Free State High's Nick Ayre elevates for a shot during the first half against Lawrence High.
Free State High's Nick Ayre has to be restrained after tempers flair during the City Showdown. The Firebirds beat the Lions Friday night at Free State High.