The Broken Bow boys basketball team saw its season come to an end on Monday as they fell to Ord in the opening game of the C1-10 sub district tournament. Broken Bow trailed by seven at the half and saw Ord open the 3rd quarter with a 9-0 run. The Indians fought back in the fourth quarter and made it a one possession game in the final minute. Ord was able to hang on for a 51-46 victory. Broken Bow was led by Keegan Baxter with a game high 22 points. The Indians conclude their season at 7-15. Ord advances to play Central City on Tuesday night.
Arcadia/Loup City edged Ravenna Monday night 44-40 to advance at the C2-10 sub district tournament at Grand Island Central Catholic. ALC advances to play GICC Tuesday night.
Gothenburg defeated Holdrege at the C1-11 sub district tournament 51-34. Gothenburg advances to play top seed Kearney Catholic.
In other area boys sub district basketball tournament action Tuesday, Anselmo-Merna and South Loup will begin play at the D1-10 sub district at North Platte St. Pat’s. South Loup will play top seed North Platte St. Pat’s at 6 p.m. followed by Anselmo-Merna vs Sandhills Valley. Both games will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM and kbbn.com. A live video stream of both games, accompanied by the radio call, will be available on the Sandhills Express You Tube and Facebook pages.
Sandhills/Thedford and Mullen will face each other at the D2-10 sub district tournament at Hyannis. The winner will advance out to Thursday’s sub district championship and face the winner of the Hyannis / Arthur County matchup.
Ansley/Litchfield is the top seed at the D1-8 sub district and will play Pleasanton at Litchfield. Pleasanton defeated Overton Monday night 68-54 to advance. SEM is the #3 seed at the D1-8 tournament and will face Elm Creek with the winners advancing to the sub district final on Thursday.
Twin Loup and Burwell begin play at the D1-6 tournament in Ainsworth. Twin Loup faces the top seed Ainsworth followed by Burwell vs Boyd County.