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By Stephen McKay
Sports Writer 

Let the waiting game begin

Sidney boys lose to Alliance in B-6 semis, still have hopes for state wildcard berth


Stephen McKay

Sidney High's Jake Heeren scored a team-high 14 points in Monday night's B-6 semifinal loss to Alliance.

For the Sidney High boys' basketball team, it's now a waiting game.

After the top-seeded Red Raiders' 56-50 loss to the No. 4 Alliance Bulldogs in the semifinals of the District B-6 tournament at the Cabela's Athletic Facility on Monday night, the fate of Sidney's state tournament hopes rests in the hands of the mathematicians – and a few other teams.

In the second game of the Class B-6 semifinal doubleheader in Sidney, No. 2 Scottsbluff eliminated No. 3 Gering, 51-39. Scottsbluff will host Alliance on Tuesday night for the championship.

Of more importance to the Raiders, however, is wha...

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