The three-time defending Blue Valley Shootout champions will not make it a four-peat.
Sumner Academy was defeated by Lawrence 61-49 tonight in Stilwell, Kan. Benny Parker's 24 points were not enough for the Sabres, as they fall to 1-1 on the season.
Sumner led 12-9 after one quarter of play, but Lawrence took command behind KJ Pritchard's 24 points.
Lawrence held Sumner Academy to just five points in the second quarter. Then, in the third quarter, they jumped all over Sumner to build a 41-29 lead entering the final period.
Both teams scored 20 points in the quarter, but Sumner Academy could not make the comeback.
Marcus Allen, after scoring a career-high 31 points Saturday night against Hogan Prep, was held to 11 by the Lawrence defense.
No other Sabres player scored more than five points in the game.