Nebraska High School Basketball - Grand Island Northwest prevails York
(January 10, 2009: Grand Island, NE 68803) Grand Island Northwest Vikings (Grand Island, NE) backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the visiting York Dukes (York, NE), 48-40 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Grand Island Northwest upgrades its record to 4-5 on the season. The Vikings travel to Wahoo (Wahoo, NE) to play the Warriors in a non-league bout on Friday, January 16. The Warriors go into the bout with a record of 8-2. Wahoo won 49-29 in their recent non-league bout against Mercy (Omaha, NE)
Next up, the Dukes play the Crete Cardinals (Crete, NE) in a non-league bout, on Friday, January 16. York will attempt to upgrade on its 3-5 season record. The Cardinals go into the bout with a 9-0 record after their 45-30 non-league win over Platteview (Springfield, NE).