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Lady Raiders Take Two of Three

Top Mitchell, Ogallala, Fall to North Platte

Sidney’s Lady Raider Basketball team had two strong wins over the week but the momentum of victory wasn’t enough to overcome a tough Class A opponent in North Platte on Saturday.

The Lady Raiders started the weeks’ action on Tuesday on the road against Mitchell, a team they had beaten by four points at the Sidney Holiday Shootout that was suffering through a five game losing streak. Sidney opened a six point lead and relied on their tough defense to slow the Lady Tigers’ offense, and Sidney led 18-to-10 at the end of the first quarter. Mitchell finally started to cut into the lead when the Lad...


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