KSHSAA State Basketball Tournament Scoreboard – 3/8/18

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4A-II BOYS
1. Holcomb 56, 8. Frontenac 39
2. Andale 73, 7. Smoky Valley 54
6. Hayden 57, 3. Marysville 51
4. Parsons 72, 5. Anderson Co. 68

FRIDAY SEMIFINALS
2. Andale vs. 6. Hayden – 4:45 PM
1. Holcomb vs. 4. Parsons – 8:15 PM


3A GIRLS
1. Garden Plain 58, 8. Caney Valley 31
7. Royal Valley 51, 2. Nemaha Central 48
3. Thomas More Prep 55, 6. Wellsville 40
4. Haven 60, 5. Scott Community 50

FRIDAY SEMIFINALS
7. Royal Valley vs. 3. Thomas More Prep – 3:00 PM
1. Garden Plain vs. 4. Haven – 6:30 PM


2A BOYS
1. Central Plains 58, 8. Inman 42
2. West Elk 56, 7. Stanton County 46
3. St. Mary’s-Colgan 54, 6. Plainville 47
5. Sacred Heart 53, 4. Burlingame 40

FRIDAY SEMIFINALS
2. West Elk vs. 3. St. Mary’s-Colgan – 4:45 PM
1. Central Plains vs. 5. Sacred Heart – 8:15 PM


1A D-I GIRLS
1. South Central 82, 8. Stockton 42
4. Hanover 50, 5. Frankfort 47
2. St. Paul 26, 7. St. John 19
3. Thunder Ridge 48, 6. Rural Vista 44

FRIDAY SEMIFINALS
1. South Central vs. 4. Hanover – FM 95.5 KNDY
2. St. Paul vs. 3. Thunder Ridge – 6:30 PM – KD Country 94


1A-II GIRLS
1. Cunningham 57, 8. Wallace County 33
7. Axtell 66, 2. St. John’s/Tipton 64
3. Hartford 53, 6. Central Christian 42
4. Quinter 48, 5. Bucklin 41

FRIDAY SEMIFINALS
7. Axtell vs. 3. Hartford – 3:00 PM
1. Cunningham vs. 4. Quinter – 6:30 PM

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.