Nebraska High School Basketball - Bellevue East thwarted by Papillion-LaVistaFebruary 13, 2018: Bellevue, NE 68005
The Bellevue East Chieftains basketball team (Bellevue, NE), was toppled 78-64 in Tuesday's league battle with the visiting Papillion-LaVista Monarchs (Papillion, NE)
The Monarchs now possess a 12-9 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Creighton Prep for a A District TBD battle on Friday, February 16. Papillion-LaVista will confront a Junior Jays team coming off a 72-54 league win over Bellevue West (Bellevue, NE). The Junior Jays record now stands at 19-1.
The Chieftains (9-12) will now prepare for their battle against Lincoln (Council Bluffs, IA). The Lynx come into the non-league battle with a 12-8 record. In their last battle, Lincoln was toppled by Bishop Heelan Catholic (Sioux City, IA), 51-47, in a league battle.