Chadron Boys & Girls To Play For 3rd At WCT

The Chadron High girls and boys basketball teams will each play for third place on Saturday at the Western Conference Tournament after each suffered a loss in the semifinals on Friday.

The Lady Cardinals will play the Mitchell/Scottsbluff loser at 10:00 am on Saturday morning while the boys will play Sidney at 11:30. Both games will be played at Cougar Palace at Western Nebraska Community College.

The Chadron boys held a brief 5-2 lead against Scottsbluff in their semifinal, but the Bearcats scored ten straight and never looked back in a 67-45 win.

Collin Brennan carried the Red Birds with 10 points.

The Chadron girls led Sidney 10-7 after a quarter and trailed just 21-19 at the half before the Lady Red Raiders broke the game open with help of a 19-of-26 performance at the free throw line in their 50-32 victory.

Makinley Fuller led the way for Chadron with 8 points.

You can hear both of the games on AM 610 KCSR and with pregame coverage of the double header starting at 9:50 am.

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