Summerland, Elkhorn Valley Holiday Tourney Day One Results

EWING/TILDEN – A pair of holiday basketball tournaments featuring northeast Nebraska teams began competition Monday afternoon into the evening.

From Ewing, Tri County Northeast competed in the Summerland Tourney while Norfolk Catholic and Battle Creek continued their pre-holiday schedule during the Elkhorn Valley Tournament.

The Tri County Northeast girls (4-3) defeated Walthill (0-5), 59-21 while Walthill (3-2) topped the Tri County Northeast (3-4) boys, 74-61. On the other half of the bracket, the Summerland girls (6-2) defeated Chambers/Wheeler Central (2-5), 56-38 as the Summerland boys (3-4) defeated CWC (0-7), 49-36

Day two will open Tuesday at 3 p.m. for the girls consolation game featuring Walthill vs. CWC; followed by the boys consolation game at 4:30 p.m. being Tri County Northeast vs. CWC. The girls championship game will showcase Tri County Northeast vs. Summerland at 6 p.m. and boys finals at 7:30 p.m. of Walthill vs. Summerland.


The Norfolk Catholic girls (3-3) held off Ainsworth (4-3), 53-50 in overtime while the Norfolk Catholic boys (5-1) defeated Ainsworth (4-2), 71-31. The other half of the bracket saw the Battle Creek girls (3-5) defeat Elkhorn Valley (6-1), 46-26 as the Battle Creek boys (4-4) edged Elkhorn Valley (6-1), 58-56.

Day two will begin Tuesday at 3 p.m. with Ainsworth vs. Elkhorn Valley in the girls consolation game followed by the boys consolation game of Ainsworth vs. Elkhorn Valley at 4:30 p.m. The girls championship will be played at 6 p.m. featuring Norfolk Catholic vs. Battle Creek as Norfolk Catholic will take on Battle Creek at 7:30 p.m. in the boys final.