Class A: #5 Bellevue East 40, #4 Columbus 36
Jerrica Jackson scored a team-high 11 points as Bellevue East defeated Columbus to earn a spot in the Class A state semifinals against Lincoln Southeast on Friday.
Sammi Licari scored a team-high 10 points for Columbus in the loss.
Class B: #4 Norris 63, #5 Holdrege 57
Kasey Hohlen led Norris with 15 points and Alix Bryant added 13 points in a Class B quarterfinal. Felicia TeKolste added 11 points in the win.
Chelsey Morten scored a game-high 23 points for Holdrege and Erika Stolz added 20 in the loss.
Class D1: #4 Pender 48, #5 Homer 43
Paige Ballinger scored a team-high 15 points to lead Pender to a quarterfinal win against Homer. It’s the second time Pender has knocked off Homer this season.
Brandan Tighe scored a team-high 13 points for Homer in the loss.
Class D2: #6 Wynot 55, #3 Falls City Sacred Heart 31
Kattie Savoy scored 15 points to lead Wynot to a 55-31 win over Falls City Sacred Heart. Maggie Schulte added 12 points in the win for the Blue Devils.
Sara Landis led Falls City Sacred Heart with 13 points in the loss.