Senior Landon O’Hare shoots a jump shot inside the paint against the Sylvan-Lucas Mustangs on Friday Night. O’Hare was top scorer with 11 while Trey Simms finished the night with 9 points. Logan Meier had 3 assists and Joel Rees had 5 rebounds. (Photo by Becky Rathbun)
Senior Tra Barrientes of Sylvan-Lucas perfect season came to a sudden end due to a shoulder injury. Andrew Watts of Humbolt (left) wrestles Barrientes during the quearterfinals of KSHSAA 3-2-1A Championships on Saturday in Hays. (Photo by Mike Sample)
The Mustang girls played their first round of sub-state against Solomon on Thursday, February 25th at Sylvan. The Mustang girls won 50-28. Keeli Knobbe scored 17 points to lead the team and Cadence Nondorf scored 11 points. The Mustang girls will travel to Canton-Galva on Thursday, March 4th to play Rural Vista (Hope/White City). ABOVE: Cadence Nondorf (#14) drives up the middle to score two. (Photo by Sarah Heller, Sarah Heller Photography)
Lincoln hosted Ellsworth and honored seniors on Friday Night. Lincoln girls lost to Ellsworth 22-38. Tana Hayworth was the high scorer with 5 points. Dawson O’Bannon and Lilly Sinclair ended the night with 4 points each. Lincoln boys lost to Ellsworth 25-68. Trey Simms had 7 points and Joel Rees followed with 6 points. Before the game the Seniors were honored. Back Row: (L-R) Basketball: Gabe Jonsson, Tyler Good, Landon O’Hare and Wrestling: Kenton Myer. Front Row: Cheerleadering: Brecken Obermueller, Basketball: Evelyn Garay and Cheerleading: Aubrey Barleen. Earlier in the week Lincoln traveled to Lakeside for a make up game. Lincoln girls lost 26-58 and Lincoln boys lost 31-61. Landon O’Hare was high scorer with 14 points.
Sylvan-Lucas hosted St. John’s/Tipton on Friday, February 19th. The Mustang girls lost 38-49. Senior Cadence Nondorf led the team in points with 14. The Mustang boys won their game 49-34. Valden Dohl and Jonah Huehl were the lead scorers with 10 points each. ABOVE: Freshman, Sienna Nondorf shoots for two under the basket. RIGHT: Junior, Wiliam Rhudolph sails towards the basket. Sylvan- Lucas played a make-up game on Saturday, February 20th due to weather conditions and no school on their scheduled game day. Sylvan- Lucas girls lost a tough game against Osborne with a score of 46-58. Osborne’s Trinity Lutters was lethal on the outside and shot 3- 3’s and scored a total of 19 points. The high scorers for the Mustangs were Keeli Knobbe with 14 and Cadence Nondorf with 12. The Mustang boys won their game 58-44. Jonah Huehl was the high scorer for the Mustangs with 25 points. His career high is 31 points. (Photos by Sarah Heller, Sarah Heller Photography)
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The Lincoln Leopards traveled to Southern Cloud last week. Lincoln girls lost 28-49. ABOVE: Dawson O’Bannon breaks for the basket. O’Bannon had 7 points during the game. BELOW: Caleb Dotterer (12) and Landon O’Hare (23) add pressure to the offense. Lincoln boys won 42-31. (Photos by Becky Rathbun)
Sylvan-Lucas traveled to Wilson on Thursday, February 11th and beat the Dragons. The Sylvan-Lucas girls were up 29-2 at the half and finished the game 54-13. The Sylvan-Lucas boys were up 28-18 at the half and finished the game 55-37. ABOVE: Ray Decker (#40) defends Wilson’s Dylan Crawford (#25) under the basket. BELOW: Emma Cline (#4) gets a fast break in the 4th quarter and runs it back for a lay-up. (Photos by Sarah Heller, Sarah Heller Photography)
Tra Barrientes crowned District #3 Regional Champion last weekend at Beloit High School. During his final match Barrientes 24-0, Sr. defeated Dallas Burrs (Belleville-Republic County) 16-6 Sr. for 1st place finish. Sub-State will be held Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Minneapolis High School starting at noon. SUB-STATE SEED
The Lincoln girls BB team won both games this week. They defeated Chase 46-26. Dawson O’Bannon was the high scorer with 11 points; Avery Obermueller not far behind with 10.