Nebraska High School Basketball - Pierce holds off WayneJanuary 5, 2018: Pierce, NE 68767
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Pierce Bluejays (Pierce, NE) and the visiting Wayne Blue Devils (Wayne, NE), saw Pierce's basketball squad hold off Wayne by a tally of 41-34.
With the victory, Pierce improves its record to 6-6 on the campaign. The Bluejays travel to Lakeview (Columbus, NE) to confront the Vikings in a non-league challenge on Tuesday, January 9. The Vikings come into the challenge with a record of 5-5. Lakeview lost 49-30 in their recent non-league challenge against Northwest (Grand Island, NE)
Next up, the Blue Devils confront the Boone Central/Newman Grove Cardinals (Albion, NE) in a non-league challenge, on Saturday, January 6. Wayne will attempt to improve on its 9-4 season record. The Cardinals come into the challenge with a 2-8 record after their 51-42 league loss to O'Neill (O'Neill, NE).