Nebraska High School Basketball - McCool Junction holds off Lawrence-NelsonDecember 18, 2018: Nelson, NE 68961
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the McCool Junction Mustangs (McCool Junction, NE) and the host Lawrence-Nelson Raiders (Nelson, NE), saw McCool Junction's basketball squad hold off Lawrence-Nelson by a tally of 56-54.
With the victory, McCool Junction improves its record to 3-2 on the campaign. The Mustangs host Heartland (Henderson, NE) to confront the Huskies in a non-league challenge on Thursday, December 20. The Huskies come into the challenge with a record of 2-3. Heartland lost 50-27 in their recent league challenge against Centennial (Utica, NE)
Next up, the Raiders confront the Red Cloud Warriors (Red Cloud, NE) in a non-league challenge, on Thursday, December 27. Lawrence-Nelson will attempt to improve on its 5-2 season record. The Warriors come into the challenge with a 0-8 record after their 54-22 league loss to Silver Lake (Roseland, NE).