WAKEFIELD – Following a six-day break from last competing, Wakefield will welcome in a fellow Lewis & Clark Conference opponent on Thursday, January 28 ahead of the conference tourney beginning this weekend.
From Wakefield Community School Main Gym, the Trojans will welcome in Laurel-Concord-Coleridge Thursday evening. JV girls will open the day at 4 p.m., followed by JV boys at 5:15 p.m., girls varsity will play at 6:15 and boys varsity will close out the night around 8 p.m.
Join Sports Director, Aaron Scheffler on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and waynedailynews.com for the varsity doubleheader. Pregame coverage is set for around 6 p.m.
The Wakefield girls are 11-5 while LCC is 6-10. The Trojans had their Monday, January 25 game with Homer rescheduled to this Friday at 6/7:30 for girls JV and Varsity only. The Bears recently defeated Osmond (50-45) on Tuesday in Laurel.
The Wakefield girls earned the #3 seed in the Lewis Tournament will face #6 Tri County Northeast in Wynot this Saturday at 6 p.m. Laurel-Concord-Coleridge will host the first round of the Clark Tournament this Saturday as the #9 seed and face #16 Winside at 7:30 p.m.
The Wakefield boys have been off since winning at Tri County Northeast (55-38) last Friday improving to 13-2. Laurel-Concord-Coleridge is on a two-game losing streak (10-6) following a 48-45 home loss to Osmond on Tuesday.
Both teams will then face each other in the first round of the Lewis Tournament on Monday, February 1 in Osmond. #4 Wakefield will take on #5 LCC at 6 p.m.
Thursday area doubleheaders:
@ Crofton: Pierce VS Crofton
@ Hartington-Newcastle: Winnebago VS Hartington-Newcastle
@ North Bend Central: Wisner-Pilger VS North Bend Central
@ Ponca: Wynot VS Ponca
@ Randolph: Plainview VS Randolph
@ Wayne: West Point-Beemer VS Wayne
Friday area girls:
@ Wakefield: Homer VS Wakefield
Friday area boys:
@ Creighton: Laurel-Concord-Coleridge VS Creighton