The Scotus girls’ basketball team will be making its first appearance in the state tournament since 2012.
The Shamrocks are seeded eighth in C1 and will play number-one seed Lincoln Christian in Thursday’s quarterfinals. Tipoff at the Devaney Center is at 2 p.m. and the game will be on KLIR.
Scotus earned the trip to Lincoln with a 51-41 win over Fort Calhoun in Saturday’s C1-3 district final.
Howells-Dodge is the 3-seed in C2. The Jaguars will meet sixth-seeded Cambridge at 7 p.m. Thursday at Lincoln North Star.
Howells-Dodge earned its third straight trip to state by beating Twin River 50-42 in the C2-4 district final Saturday night, improving to 22-3. The Titans’ season ended at 18-7.
The Humphrey St. Francis girls fell to Falls City Sacred Heart 44-23 in the D2-1 district final Saturday. The Flyers finished 14-12.