Nebraska High School Basketball - Centennial tops Shelby-Rising CityFebruary 21, 2019: Shelby, NE 68662
Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the Centennial Broncos (Utica, NE) and the host Shelby-Rising City Huskies (Shelby, NE), saw Centennial's basketball squad knock off Shelby-Rising City by a tally of 66-46.
With the victory, Centennial improves its record to 22-2 on the campaign. The Broncos host Elmwood-Murdock (Murdock, NE) to play the Knights in a non-league challenge on Saturday, February 23. The Knights come into the challenge with a record of 14-10. Elmwood-Murdock lost 68-50 in their recent non-league challenge against Yutan (Yutan, NE)
Cooper Gierhan made five 3 pointers and scored 27 points to lead the Broncos. Jackson Hirschfeld added 20 points in the Bronco victory, while Shelby was led by Jet Pinneo with 18.