The Lyons High School boys’ basketball team finished the season with a loss in the first round of districts. They finished the season at 7-13, with many of the games being close that could have gone their way. However, with a talented group of returners next year, Coach Jahmiel McLawrence will have an opportunity to build on this season.
Logan Farner, a Junior, led a balanced scoring attack this year averaging 11.5 points per game. Senior Evan Reeves was second in points with 10.7, and Colton Jonjak, a Junior was third with 10. Senior guard Joe McCain scored 9.9 per game. Evan Reeves led the team in rebounds, and averaged 7 boards per game.
The Lyons High School girls’ basketball team finished their season last Friday, March 3, at Clear Creek High School in Evergreen facing a strong Meeker team in their Regional tournament match-up. Once again, as they have done many times this season, the girls came out strong playing great defense and moving the ball well. The Lions ended the first quarter up 10 to 9.
The Lyons High School girls' basketball team traveled to Ault last week to face sixth ranked Highland on their home court. After a slow start (down by ten, 4 to 14 after first quarter) the Lions’ defense and offense came alive and closed the gap by halftime, trailing by a single bucket, 17 to 19. The Lions continued to keep it close, and even took a brief lead in the third period, and only trailed by four, 26 to 30, by the end of
The Lyons High School boys' basketball team ran their record to 2-3 in the Mile High League, which puts them in ninth place out of thirteen teams. The squad is currently ranked forty-ninth in 2A state, and in District 7 they are ranked sixth out of eight teams. The boys have just seven more games in the season to improve their rankings and hopefully get into postseason play. The teams remaining on Lyons schedule
The C and JV Lyons High School boys’ basketball teams continue to improve their skills and teamwork and played four different schools in eight days. Most players compete on both the C and JV teams.
Lyons solidly beat Dawson School after returning from the holiday break on Friday, January 6. The C team dominated their game,