Posted 1 year ago
By Dan Lucero
In girls prep basketball action Tuesday night, the third-ranked St. Patrick’s Lady Irish moved to 4-0 on the season with a 74-40 home victory over Perkins County. Samantha Byrn’s 20 points led the Lady Irish offensively. Mandy O’Malley added 16 points and Brittany Lawrence was also in double figures with 13 points. The Brady Lady Eagles were unable to maintain their undefeated record. Playing an opponent two classes ahead of them, the Class D2 ninth-ranked Lady Eagles fell to Southern Valley 47-40 in Brady. Class D1′s fifth-ranked Sutherland Lady Sailors eased past Chase County 47-28. In other girls action, Wauneta-Palisade fell to Dundy County-Stratton 69-57, Cozad lost at McCook 41-28, Mullen beat South Loup 63-22 and Sandhills/Thedford routed Arcadia 66-18. In boys basketball last night, Mullen topped South Loup 73-46 and Sandhills/Thedford defeated Arcadia 77-33.