NDN basketball

WEST POINT - Tough full-court defense, rebounding and 3-point shooting were the key ingredients in West Point Guardian Angels Central Catholic's 60-52 victory over visiting Battle Creek on Tuesday.

Junior Brenna Rief scored 14 of her game-high 26 points in the third quarter for the Class C No. 4 Bluejays, now 13-2. Battle Creek dropped to 10-5.

In other news

Not only did Laurel-Concord/Coleridge claim the Lewis & Clark Conference title last week, sophomore Evan Haisch set a new record. Lutheran High Northeast squeaked out a win over Creighton. A five-minute rally lifted Guardian Angels Central Catholic out of a 15-point deficit against Norfo…

The Hawks were having a hard time shaking a scrappy Concordia University junior varsity squad, but several players provided a second-half boost that powered Northeast Community College to an 88-54 win.

PLAINVIEW — The Plainview Pirates left little doubt in anyone's mind who would be the Class D favorite in next weekend's Nebraska State Wrestling Championships in Omaha with a convincing win here in the Class D-1 district wrestling meet Friday and Saturday.