Area Athletes Shine in 12th Annual Mid-Plains Area All Star Game

North Platte Community College played host to the 12th annual Mid-Plains Area All Star Girls and Boys Basketball Games this past Friday (6/8). Cade Connell of South Loup and Padyn Borders of Broken Bow helped lead the the Black team to a 78-71 victory in the boys game. Connell scored 25 and Borders added 16 points to go along with 10 rebounds and 7 assists. The Black team was coached by Jeff Cole of South Loup. Zavion Mitchell of North Platte (who played for the gold team) led all scorers with 32 points. Also suiting up for the gold team were Mason McMeen of Broken Bow and Luke Christen of Mullen.

In the girls game, the Gold Team won over the Black by a score of 54-31. Hannah Higgins of Sandhills/Thedford played for the black team.