Prep Extra Credit, 12/20

Prep Extra Credit, 12/20

Boys state swimming prelims, 2/23/18

Grand Island's Jonathan Novinski cheers after completing the 500-yard freestyle well ahead of the rest of the field during preliminaries at the boys state swimming meet in 2018 at the Devaney Sports Center.

Girls basketball

Kiara Libal, Ashland-Greenwood: Tied school record with 37 points against Brownell-Talbot; scored 19 against Milford, including a school-record five three-pointers.

Akili Felici, Bellevue West: 37 points, including nine three-pointers, against Omaha Central.

Jaden Ferguson, Lincoln Southwest: Had 19 points and 15 rebounds against Lincoln Southeast; also became second player in school history to go over 1,000 career points and the first to go over both 1,000 career points and 500 career rebounds.

Dacey Nelson, Oakland-Craig: 28 points against Madison.

Olivia Boudreau, Papillion-La Vista: 26 points against Elkhorn South.

Kate Jansky, Exeter-Milligan: 27 points, 13 rebounds and 5 blocks against Nebraska Lutheran.

Boston Boucher, Wood River: 22 points against Amherst.

Jessie Brandl, Stanton: 18 points, 9 rebounds and 4 steals against Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family.

Emily Hebenstreit, Mead: 26 points against East Butler.

Milee Young, Arlington: 24 points and 7 steals against Tekamah-Herman.

Kya Scott, Broken Bow: 24 points against St. Paul.

Ashley Teten, Auburn: 24 points against Omaha Concordia, and 28 points against Freeman.

Kayla Luebbe, Seward: 26 points against Norris.

Ale'jah Douglas and Caliana Fenceroy, Omaha Northwest: Douglas scored 24 points against Omaha South; Fenceroy had 25 points against Millard South.

Allison Bauer, Elm Creek: 24 points against Bertrand.

McKenna Sims, South Sioux City: 18 points, 6 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals against Sioux City (Iowa) West.

Boys basketball

Ben Oman and Joe Carey, Centura: Oman scored 27 points, including seven threes, against Centura. He also added 8 assists and 5 rebounds. Carey had 18 points and 12 rebounds.


Jonathan Novinski, Grand Island: Won the 200- and 500-yard freestyle titles at the Knight Invite, setting a meet record in the 500 with a time of 4:41.35.

Mateo Miceli, Millard West: Won the 100 backstroke and the 100 butterfly at the Knight Invite.

Mark Cavanaugh, Papillion-La Vista/PLVS: Won the boys 50 and 100 freestyle titles at the Knight Invite.

Hannah Hailu, Millard North: Won the girls 100 butterfly and 100 backstroke at the Knight Invite.

Olivia Dendinger, Papillion-La Vista/PLVS: Won the girls 200 individual medley and 100 breaststroke at the Knight Invite.

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