IL Teams of the Week (Week of March 9, 2020)


Lincoln Blue Tigers Boys & Girls Basketball

Congratulations to the Lincoln Blue Tigers for their Class 4, District 15 Champion­ships on Friday, March 6. The Lady Blue Tigers started the night by defeating the Winnetonka Griffins 54 – 27, and the Lincoln boys followed it up by defeating Van Horn 60 – 47 in overtime. The dual championships mark the first time in school history both the boys and girls have won Districts in the same year.

The Lady Blue Tigers were led by senior guard Amari Conn and freshman guard Delilah Pippen, who both scored 17 points in the game.

Both teams will play their sectionals game at Liberty North High School on Tuesday, March 10. The Lady Blue Tigers face Kearney at 6 PM and the boys play St. Joe Lafayette at 8 PM.