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Raiders Show Improvement After Slow Start

It didn’t help matters when an injury plagued Sidney Red Raider squad drew powerhouse Scottsbluff in the opening round of the Western Conference Tournament on Thursday, and the depleted Sidney squad was quickly overwhelmed by the fast and talented Bearcats on their way to a 69-to-28 opening round loss against the Bearcats.

However, the young squad started to settle in a find their rhythm in their next game, and outscored the Gering Bulldogs 17-to-14 in the first quarter of Friday’s matchup.

The Red Raiders battled throughout the next two quarters to stay close, but could not keep up with Gerin...


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