Scottsbluff girls heading to Class B State Tournament
Lady Bearcats defeat Elkhorn in district finals to move into state tournament.
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - The Scottsbluff girls basketball team heading back to the Class B State Girls Tournament in Lincoln. Lady Bearcats punched their tickets into the Class B field with a 49-37 win over Elkhorn on Saturday. Scottsbluff used strong defense and timely scoring to lead most of the contest only trailing a couple minutes in the second quarter.
The wins sends Scottsbluff to the state tournament for the second straight year. Last season the ladies advanced all the way to the state semi-finals before coming up short to Beatrice.
Class B District Finals (Winners clinch berth into state tournament)
District B-6 Finals
Scottsbluff 49 Elkhorn 37
District B-1 Finals
Norris 78 South Sioux City 39
District B-2 Finals
Elkhorn North 61 Hastings 60
District B-3 Finals
Crete 40 Waverly 31
District B-4 Finals
Omaha Skutt Catholic 65 Ashland-Greenwood 44
District B-5 Finals
York 57 Blair 52
District B-7 Finals
Bennington 53 Beatrice 48
District B-8 Finals
Omaha Gross Catholic 42 Northwest 38
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