WAYNE – Eight games are in the books after day one on Tuesday of the 2021 Elkhorn Valley Bank & Trust Northeast Nebraska Shootout Wayne Holiday Basketball Tournament.
Girls Division games were held at the Wayne Jr/Sr High School gymnasium while Boys Division games were played at Rice Auditorium on the campus of Wayne State College. Girls games during day two on Wednesday will be played at WSC while the boys division games will move to the Wayne Jr/Sr High School on Wednesday.
From Wayne High, the Pierce girls held off Pender, 56-43. Pierce will advance to Wednesday’s winner’s bracket at 2:30 p.m. while Pender moves to the loser’s bracket at 11 a.m. on Wednesday.
Afternoon girls final: Wayne defeated Winnebago, 61-33. Wayne High will play Pierce at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the winner’s bracket with updates aired on KTCH/KCTY. Winnebago will play Pender at 11 a.m. in the loser’s bracket on Wednesday.
Late afternoon girls score from Wayne High: Hartington Cedar Catholic defeated Homer, 58-42. HCC will play at 4:15 p.m. in the winner’s bracket while Homer will play at 12:45 p.m. in the loser’s bracket.
Early evening girls schedule from Wayne High: Auburn defeated Laurel-Concord-Coleridge, 46-44 . Auburn will play Hartington Cedar Catholic at 4:15 on Wednesday in the winner’s bracket which will be carried on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and waynedailynews.com while LCC will face Homer at 12:45 p.m. in the loser’s bracket.
From Rice Auditorium in the boys contest, Wayne defeated Winnebago, 86-53. Wayne will advance to Wednesday’s winner’s bracket game at 2:30 p.m. while Winnebago will next play at 11 a.m. on Wednesday in the loser’s bracket.
Afternoon boys final: Pierce defeated Pender, 59-25. Pierce will face Wayne at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday with the game being carried on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and waynedailynews.com. Pender will play Winnebago at 11 a.m. in the loser’s bracket on Wednesday.
Late afternoon boys score from WSC: Auburn defeated LCC, 58-43. Auburn will play at 4:15 p.m. in the winner’s bracket while LCC will play at 12:45 p.m. in the loser’s bracket on Wednesday.
Early evening boys final from WSC: HCC defeated Homer, 81-28. Hartington Cedar Catholic will face Auburn at 4:15 p.m. on Wednesday from the high school with updates on both KTCH/KCTY while Homer will play LCC at 12:45 p.m. also from the high school.