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STU POSPISIL’S BREAKDOWNS
One right move: Zach Grunke of Seward, who was down double digits in his Class B 160-pound quarterfinal to Sabian Harsh of Scottsbluff, came up with a pinning combination late in the second period.
Can’t miss semifinal: At Class A 170, Jacobi Jones (44-5) of Omaha North faces returning champion Jake Anderson (38-1) of Omaha Creighton Prep. Jones beat Anderson 5-1 for the Metro Conference title to give the Junior Jay his only loss.
Attendance: A rebound in the turnout for the session with Classes A and D — almost 600 more than in 2013 — resulted in an overall increase in first-day attendance. Thursday’s day session (B and C) drew 5,599, with 4,704 watching the Classes A and D session, for …
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World-Herald videographer Kyle Benecke provides a glimpse of the action during the first day of the Nebraska state wrestling meet at CenturyLink Center Omaha. Check out full coverage on NEPrepZone.com.
9:30 a.m.: Classes B, C first round, followed by quarterfinals (about noon)
4:30 p.m.: Classes A, D first round, followed by quarterfinals (about 7 p.m.)
9:30 a.m.: First two rounds of consolations, Classes B, C
12:30 p.m.: First two rounds of consolations, Classes A,D
5 p.m.: Semifinals, third-round consolations, all classes
9:30 a.m.: Consolation semifinals, followed by fifth- and third-place matches, all classes
3 p.m.: Finals, all classes
*All matches at CenturyLink Center
Thursday and Friday daytime: $7. Friday semifinals and Saturday: $9 and $7. Floor seats for Saturday finals ($9) go on sale at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Tickets sold at CenturyLink Center.
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World-Herald staff writers Mike Patterson and Stu Pospisil join host Mike’l Severe to discuss the winter sports season on the latest edition of the “Nebraska Prep Zone Show.”
Omaha Northwest knocked off No. 8 Bellevue West 55-54 on Friday night.
World-Herald videographer Kyle Benecke checks in with video highlights from the game:
On Friday night, Omaha Creighton Prep defeated Omaha Bryan 74-45. World-Herald videographer Kyle Benecke checks in with video highlights.
See additional scores from Friday night’s action on our scoreboard page.
Girls basketball — Hiland Dairy Game of the Week: No. 3 Millard West at No. 5 Fremont, 5:45 p.m. Saturday
Boys basketball: Lincoln Southeast at Omaha South, 7:15 p.m. Saturday
Boys basketball: Heartland Hoops Classic at Grand Island, Saturday
Swimming: Metro Conference championships at Millard West. Preliminaries Friday, girls at 9 a.m. and boys at 2 p.m. Finals Saturday, 10 a.m. Diving Thursday at Millard South, girls at 9:30 a.m. and boys at 1 p.m.
Swimming — Other meets: River Cities at Ralston, Greater Nebraska at Scottsbluff, Heartland at Lincoln Southeast, all Saturday
Wrestling: District tournaments, Friday-Saturday
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Jonathan Horvatich, Logan View: Had 24 points and 13 rebounds in a 57-51 win over Pender.
Damien Austen and Peyton Pocock, Kearney: Austen scored …
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Watch World-Herald staff writers Mike Patterson and Stu Pospisil join host Mike’l Severe to discuss the winter sports season on the latest edition of the “Nebraska Prep Zone Show.”
Millard West senior Harrison Phillips — one of the captains of The World-Herald’s 2013 All-Nebraska football team — attended the USA Football 2014 National Signing Day Breakfast at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Wednesday to sign his letter of intent to play for Stanford.
Check out the promo video for the Phillips’ signing moment: