Lawrence High

King completes LHS boys’ upset over SM South with last-second 3-pointer

Overland Park – Lawrence High senior star Zaxton King, milking the clock down from 56 seconds, nailed arguably the gutsiest 3-point basket of his career to complete a 38-point performance and upset Shawnee Mission South 62-60 on the road Tuesday night. LHS (4-11), upsetting the Raiders (9-6) ...

LHS boys, girls score much-needed league wins over SM West

The Lawrence High boys basketball took another step forward Friday, earning their third regular-season win, 64-54 over Shawnee Mission West. Senior Zaxton King led LHS (3-11) with a game-high 25 points – but it was senior Gordon Fineday (13 points) and sophomore Edward Roman Nose (11 points) ...

Growth on full display in LHS boys’ late loss to O-West

Another strong first half didn’t pan out for the Lawrence High boys basketball team, dropping a 67-57 loss to top 10 state contender Olathe West on Tuesday night. Chalking up two consecutive losses at home, LHS (2-11) gave the Owls (11-3) just about everything they could handle from the jump ...

LHS girls overwhelmed by deep Washburn Rural squad in Capital City Classic opener

Topeka – A 17-point deficit by the end of the first quarter was far too steep a hill for Lawrence High girls basketball to climb, and the Lady Lions fell 67-27 to Washburn Rural in the opening round of the Capital City Classic tournament on Thursday. Washburn Rural senior Zoe Canfield, who ...