Lincoln Journal Star
The Oakland-Craig Knights traveled to Columbus High School to face Sutton in the Sub-state District finals last Monday. It was a real shootout as the two teams took it down to the buzzer in a nail biter.
The following is the official statement from the Nebraska School Activities Association concerning the plans for the Boys State Basketball Tournament in Lincoln.
BRLD moved one step closer to the Boys State Championships by winning the C2 Sub-district 4 championship. They posted wins over (12-11) Wakefield and (22-4) Ponca last week at Pender.
Howells-Dodge has been very competitive in EHC basketball. They claimed the tournament title their first year in the league. In 2019, they gave the Wolverines their only loss of the season. This season they are one of two teams to finish within ten points of the BRLD .
The (17-4) Lady Wolverines have suffered three heartbreaking losses in the closing seconds of the game. They got pay-back for one in the EHC consolations with a 55-46 win over (18-4) Humphrey/ Lindsay Holy Family on their court. The Lady Bulldogs pulled off a 73-71 win in January on an All…
Two undefeated teams squared in the EHC finals. For the second year and in a row it came down to North Bend Central and BRLD. The Tigers had a 19-0 record while the Wolverines sat a 18-0.
The Lady Knights have run through the gauntlet leading to the conference tournament with wins over at the time #3 BRLD, #1 at the time in C1, North Bend Central and #7 in Class B Norris and now rolled over #3 Humphrey/LHF last Tuesday.