It’s party time in Gothenburg. For the first time in 10 years, and just the second time since 1964, the Swedes are off to the state tournament after defeating Gordon-Rushville 58-44 in the C-6 District Final on Monday in Sidney.
The Cardinals will play for their fifth straight C1-12 championship after rolling past Gordon-Rushville 71-37 during the semifinal round on Tuesday night at Alliance High School.
The Gordon-Rushville girls basketball team had four players score in double figures to register a 62-46 win over Morrill in the first round of the Western Trails Conference Tournament on Thursday night in Morrill.
A big first quarter powered the Bridgeport boys basketball team past Gordon-Rushville in the first round of the Western Trails Conference Tournament on Thursday night at Bridgeport High School.
The Mitchell boys were determined to play sharp Friday after going 10 days without competing. Their hard work certainly paid off.
Josie Perez tallied a game-high 18 points Friday, and the Gordon-Rushville girls basketball team held off Mitchell 40-36 at Mitchell High School.
The Mitchell and Gordon-Rushville girls basketball teams, and the Bridgeport and Alliance boys basketball teams will play for the championship of the Alliance Holiday Tournament today at Alliance High School. All four teams returned from Christmas break by posting wins in the opening round of the tournament on Monday.
Zach Welch of Ainsworth and Dani Wellnitz of Gordon-Rushville finished their high school cross country careers with wins.
Gordon-Rushville senior Dani Wellnitz wanted to make sure the final cross country race of her high school career was a memorable one Friday during the Nebraska Class D state championships at the Kearney Country Club.
The Centennial Broncos opened their own invite on Saturday with a huge win over the Milford Eagles.