Even when the seasons change, the results stay the same. As a golfer, Sydney Taake placed sixth in the state while setting the lowest average scoring mark in school history. In the winter she swims, which is the sport Syndey focused on much of her life.
In a showdown between of the top five teams in the state Millard north beat Omaha Central 69-58 but those numbers won’t be remembered. It’s this one, number 500, Tim Cannon reached the milestone with the victory.
It was an all-time performance for Millard North forward Saint Thomas. On 19 of 26 shooting, he scored a career-high 48 points against Bellevue West. It wasn’t just his ability to put the ball in the basket, Saint delivered a double-double with 12 rebounds.
Baylee Egan is not your normal high school basketball player. First, she can play any position on the floor and do it well. Second, averaging close to 12 rebounds per game last year she was second in the state in Class A
Add another item to the long list of accomplishments in Bellevue East junior Garrett Grice’s wrestling career. Grice just secured his 100th career win, a feat most high schoolers don’t hit until their senior year.
Cole Payton and the Westside Warriors were focused one task, it was very simple, a state championship. After playing in the title game a year ago, they came back this season wanting to take the next step.
Elkhorn has been a power in Class B and that continues this year after the Antlers won yet another state championship. There was a lot of adjusting through out the season, the Antlers kept a good approach and that gave them a chance, a chance to host a state championship game.
After a Millard South score, Westside needed a response while trailing in the state football semifinals game last Friday.That’s when the patriots kicked off, and Avante Dickerson took the ball 97 yards to score for the Warriors.