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By Rob Langrell
Publisher of the Sidney Sun-Telegraph 

In three seasons, Kohl put Red Raiders in state finals


Stephen McKay

Sidney head coach Erik Kohl talks with his players during Saturday's state championship game. Kohl – in just three seasons – has racked up 53 wins.

LINCOLN, Neb. – Erik Kohl will be the first to tell you that a team is only as good as its senior leadership.

In fact, he lauded his two soon-to-be-graduating players immediately after Sidney's loss in Saturday's Class B state basketball championship game.

"Lane Harvey was our floor general all year, and Jared Ross made it through some serious adversity to be playing here at the end of the season," Kohl said. "We're really going to miss those guys."

In Harvey, Kohl had a four-year starter at point guard. Meanwhile, Ross overcame a collapsed lung last month and returned to the court to mak...

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