Area teams will look to qualify for the NSAA girls state basketball tournament as they play in the district final tonight.
Broken Bow will face Adams Central for the C1-4 district championship at Kearney Catholic High School. Broken Bow is now 23-2 on the season and enters as the #4 seed. Bow advanced out of the C1-9 subdistrict with wins over Valentine and O’Neill. Adams Central is 15-10 on the season and enters as the #13 seed. Adams Central advanced out of the C1-10 subdistrict with wins over Southern Valley and Kearney Catholic. Tonight’s game is scheduled to tip off at 7 p.m. and will be broadcast on KCNI 96.3 FM and on line at kcni1280.com.
South Loup will meet BRLD (Bancroft/Rosalie/Lyons Decatur) for the C2-8 district title at York High School. The Lady Bobcats are now 21-2 on the season and enter as the #9 seed. South Loup advanced out of the C2-11 subdistrict with wins over Hi-Line and Elm Creek. BRLD is 19-5 and advanced to the district finals as a wildcard after falling to Guardian Angels Central Catholic at the C2-4 subdistrict tournament. Tonight’s game is scheduled to tip off at 7 p.m. and will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM and kbbn.com
Anselmo-Merna will play for the D2-7 district title against Sterling at Grand Island Senior High. A-M is 14-8 on the season and is the #10 seed in the sub-state tournament. The Lady Coyotes advanced out of the D2-7 subdistrict with wins over Heartland Lutheran and SEM. Sterling is 19-7 and advanced to the district finals as a wildcard after losing to Falls City Sacred Heart in the D2-1 subdistrict tournament. Tonight’s game is scheduled to tip off at 7 p.m.
Mullen will face Leyton for the D2-3 district title at Ogallala High School. Mullen is the #3 seed in D2 and is 24-1 on the season. The Lady Broncos advanced through the D2-9 subdistrict with wins over Hyannis and Arthur County. Leyton is 14-8 and advanced through the D2-12 sub with wins over Creek Valley and Minatare. Tip off for the game is scheduled for 7 p.m. (central)