BHS basketball teams rebound with wins
Both Baldwin High School varsity basketball teams bounced back to beat Santa Fe Trail Wednesday after losing at Spring Hill earlier in the week.
The BHS girls (11-4) came out of the blocks quickly with an 18-4 first quarter that included 10 points from senior Kelsey Verhaeghe.
Santa Fe Trail closed the gap in the second half, but Baldwin knocked down its free throws late to win 52-47.
The BHS boys (10-5) also started well Wednesday. The Bulldogs began the game leading 9-0. BHS never trailed in the game and expanded a four-point lead at halftime into a 20-point fourth quarter margin.
Baldwin won the game 63-50.
Both BHS teams host Osawatomie Friday night. The girls tip off at 6:30 p.m. with the boys to follow at approximately 8 p.m.