A mishit turned assist led Elkhorn South back to the state tournament Saturday.
Gretna and Elkhorn South won Monday in the Class B-3 subdistrict semifinals to set up the first meeting between the Dragons and Storm this season.
“I thought we did a good job of taking advantage of the court. It’s a tough place to play,’’ coach Luke Olson said after his Badgers’ 56-40 victory Monday night.
Omaha Skutt was a little older, a little wiser and a little more athletic when it mattered in Thursday’s 59-46 semifinal home win.
An unexpected jolt for Elkhorn Mount Michael proved to be the undoing of an inexperienced Norfolk Catholic basketball team in Thursday's season opener at the Norfolk Catholic Activities Center.
Defending champion Noah Hofman of McCook is the top individual and Elkhorn Mount Michael leads the team race after the opening day of the Class B boys state golf meet at Pioneers Park Golf Course on Tuesday.
The celebrations were raucous Friday at the Class B state tennis meet. The normally subdued Jacob Weber shouted “Come on!” after winning match point in the No. 1 singles final.
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Elkhorn Mount MIchael hopes to add to its collection of state cross country titles this fall. On Friday, the current runners will get a chance to mingle with some of the alumni who helped the Class B school win the previous eight championships.
For Mohammad Elradi and the rest of the South boys squad, it was all about saving their best for last at the Metro Basketball Coaches Association’s annual Buell-Brosnihan Cage Classic.
The Gretna aerial show was on display early in a Class B boys’ soccer quarterfinal at Morrison Stadium. The No. 1 Dragons dropped a pair of bombs for scores by Travis Hurd from 23 yards out and Brenden O’Dell from 19 in the first 14 minutes.
Justin Zabawa wanted a little more fire out of his team in the second half Thursday night. It took about two minutes to see he was going to get it.
Elkhorn Mount Michael has hired Derrik Spooner, the varsity assistant at Millard North, as its next boys basketball coach.
Top-rated Gretna used a massive rebounding advantage to power its way past Elkhorn Mount Michael 60-38 on Thursday in first-round play of the Class B state tournament at the Devaney Sports Center.
This was the night John Roshone thought would have come earlier in the season for Elkhorn Mount Michael. The Knights shot 68 percent from the field Tuesday night while routing Blair 70-44 for the District B-3 final and their first berth in a decade in the Class B state tournament.
Blair wide receiver Vance Janssen and Isaiah Ramsey, who quarterbacked Omaha Skutt to back-to-back Class B state championships, are the honorary captains of The World-Herald’s All-Omaha Area team, which honors players not in the Metro Conference.
Big plays helped Ralston overcome a big bunch of penalties Friday night for a 47-34 victory over host Elkhorn Mount Michael.