NEBRASKA CITY – The Lourdes Central Catholic girls basketball team where cheered on Thursday evening on Central Avenue.
The team bus traversed through town around 5:30 p.m. on its way to Lincoln Southwest High School, where the girls play Fillmore Central in the first round.
The Lady Knights are 20 and 5 this season. This is their second appearance in the state tournament and the first since 2000.
The team’s top scorer is Elizabeth Baumert at 12 points per game. The leading rebounder is Gina McGowen with 7.8.