Congratulations to head varsity basketball coach Josh Luedtke '90, his staff and the players on a stellar 26-1 season that was capped by a 56-46 win over Bellevue West in the state championship game on Saturday, March 10 at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln. This is the program's 13th state title and its third in the past nine years.
To reach the championship game of the tournament, Prep defeated Lincoln Pius X 83-80 in triple overtime on Thursday then Bryan by a score of 63-48 on Friday.
Senior Kyle Luedtke '18 finished his Prep career with a 24-point performance in the title game. Also scoring for Prep in the final were Jaylin Hunter '19 and Jayden Temme '18, each with 11, and Akol Arop '19 with 6 and Grant Matthies '18 with 4. Others on the team this year included Mason Armstead ’20, Thomas Faber ’19, George Farner ’18, Louis Hacker ’19, Spencer Moes ’18, AJ Rollins ’21, Matt Schembari ’18, Spencer Schomers ’20, Davis Sibbernsen ’18 and CJ Wolfe ’19.