Saturday Bracket Pairings Announced For NEN Classic

WISNER/PENDER – Following the pool play round of the Northeast Nebraska Classic in two northeast Nebraska towns, area volleyball teams will be back in action Saturday.

Brackets were released Friday for games hosted by Pender and Wisner-Pilger. Gold and silver brackets will be played at Wisner-Pilger while the bronze bracket will play their matches in Pender.

The Wayne High volleyball team improved to 3-0 after a pair of Thursday night sweeps and will next be in Wisner Saturday. WHS will open the gold bracket with Wisner-Pilger at 9:30 a.m. in the north gym; before facing Lutheran High Northeast at 11:30 a.m. and closing out the day against Archbishop Bergan at 1:30 p.m.

Silver bracket games will feature Oakland-Craig, West Point-Beemer, GACC and North Bend.

Updated Thursday night scores for Wakefield-Allen volleyball (wrong scores were posted Friday morning from Max Preps for West Point match). Wisner-Pilger swept Wakefield-Allen 25-18, 25-17 was correct but West Point-Beemer swept the Trojans 25-23, 25-15.

Bronze teams are Pender, Wakefield-Allen, BRLD and Tekamah-Herman. Wakefield-Allen will open Saturday against Pender at 8:30 a.m. then face Tekamah-Herman at 9:30 a.m. and BRLD at 10:30 a.m.