The southern panhandle had an impressive night, going three for three in district finals.
Sidney held Auburn scoreless in the final quarter to win the C1-8 district title 43-24. The win gives the Red Raiders their fifth straight state tournament appearance.
Bridgeport hadn’t been to Lincoln since 2010, but the Bulldogs held off Clarkson/Leigh 52-44 in the C2-5 district final.
South Platte is in the state tournament field for the first time in their school’s history. The Blue Knights took down Shelton 39-31 in the D1-7 final.
Official state tournament brackets should be released sometime this morning.