Tahlia Steinbeck scored a game-high 20 points, nine of which came in the first quarter.
Tuesday’s games for both North Platte prep basketball squads were decided by a single possession.
Corby Condon dropped 30 points, including a pair of 3s in the first quarter.
Jack Heiss dropped 14 points and Corby Condon scored 11 as the St. Pat’s boys basketball team cruised to a 61-23 win against Overton on Friday at home.
Gracie Haneborg broke up a pass in the final seconds and North Platte held on to defeat Kearney Catholic at home 49-46 on Saturday
Heiss scored a game-high 32 points, but her last two won the contest as the Irish girls defeated Perkins County 57-55 on Friday.
“This team has bought into defense from Day 1. ... We’re athletic and strong, so that makes it easier to play good defense when you’re athletic like we are,” Hershey coach Dustin Jorgenson said.
Holding the ball for the final two minutes of the game wasn’t going to get St. Pat’s the win.
A late 3-pointer lifted the boys past Northwest on Tuesday, while the girls dominated in their season opener.
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LINCOLN — Mullen had let a 12-point lead after three quarters dwindle all the way down to two with one minute remaining.
GOTHENBURG — Paxton’s Blake Brewster was the center of Axtell’s attention Tuesday night.
Go ahead and book your hotel rooms North Platte fans, the Bulldogs are headed to Lincoln.
In the first girls SPVA semifinal of the night, Bridgeport held on to win a defensive battle over Hershey, 39-35.
For just the second time all season, North Platte hosted a girls-boys basketball doubleheader on Friday when the Bulldogs welcomed Columbus to…
St. Pat’s was on the positive end of a pair of lopsided victories over Sutherland on Saturday at McGahan Activities Center in North Platte.
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The North Platte Elks Lodge No. 985 will be hosting its annual Hoop Shoot contest at 1 p.m. Dec. 15 at Adams Middle School, 1200 McDonald Road.
Kevin O’Connor isn’t one for grand celebrations or the type to toot his own horn.
In one of the poetic moments that make sports so special, Kyle Guy — the face of the Cavaliers’ resilience after last season’s history loss to UMBC — went to the free throw line for three shots.