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Six high schools captured state titles in play production this week at the Nebraska School Activities Association state championships in Norfolk.

Gretna won the Class A crown, with its rendition of "Suffer Not." Lincoln North Star finished fifth with its performance of "Orphan Train," while Lincoln High was sixth with its version of "Cyrano De Bergerac."

York won the Class B title, with its play "The Great Gatsby."

The Class C-1 champion, Aquinas, performed "Sending Down the Sparrows."

Hartington-Newcastle, the Class C-2 champion, performed "Peter and the Starcatcher."

In Class D-1, Humphrey St. Francis won with "No Loose Ends."

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The winning Class D-2 play was "Dark Road" by McPherson County.

Runner-up teams were Norfolk (Class A), Omaha Concordia (Class B), Ravenna (Class C-1), Loup City (Class C-2), Pawnee City (Class D-1) and St. Edward (Class D-2).


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City editor for the Lincoln Journal Star.

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