The World-Herald's Mike Patterson put together everything you need to know for Nebraska high school girls basketball district finals in Class A.
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A-1 — Omaha Marian (11-12) at Lincoln Pius X (18-4), 6 p.m.: The Crusaders posted their second road win over Lincoln North Star in Thursday’s subdistrict semifinal. The fifth-ranked Thunderbolts defeated visiting Marian 68-51 on Feb. 2.
A-2 — Lincoln High (11-12) at Millard South (20-3), 5:30 p.m.: The Links were 1-1 against Kearney this season but won the rubber game in the subdistrict semifinal. The Patriots seek a return to state after finishing as the state runners-up the past two years.
A-3 — Lincoln Southeast (11-12) at Lincoln Southwest (19-4), 5 p.m.: The Knights upset Omaha Northwest on Thursday and now set their sights on the fourth-ranked Silver Hawks. Southwest defeated Southeast 52-37 on Dec. 14.
A-4 — Omaha Benson (17-5) at Lincoln East (18-5), 5:30 p.m.: The Bunnies, who dispatched Gretna on Thursday, will be seeking their first state tourney trip in four years. The top-ranked Spartans are going for their fourth straight trip to state in quest of their fifth title.
A-5 — Millard West (13-10) at Omaha Westside (21-4), 5:30 p.m.: The Wildcats pulled away in the fourth quarter to defeat Omaha Burke on Thursday. The Warriors, the defending state champions, have split two games against Millard West this year.
A-6 — Fremont (18-7) at Papillion-La Vista (21-4), 5:30 p.m.: The eighth-ranked Tigers are seeking their seventh trip to state and first since 2016. The ninth-ranked Monarchs reached state last year, breaking a seven-year drought.
A-7 — Lincoln Northeast (16-6) at Millard North (19-4), 6 p.m.: The Rockets survived a close call (58-56) against Papillion-La Vista South on Thursday. The Mustangs, who won 60-54 at Northeast two weeks ago, are aiming for their 15th trip to state.
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