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Marysville Boys To Face Atchison Saturday For 3rd Place In Thunder Classic

The Marysville boys basketball team will face Atchison on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. in Seneca for 3rd place in the 2021 Thunder Classic. Marysville started the tournament Tuesday by defeating Jackson Heights 40-26, then fell to Nemaha Central Thursday 60-48.

Jackson Heights will face St. Mary’s Academy at 3 p.m. Saturday for 5th place, and St. Mary’s will face Nemaha Central for the Championship Saturday at 6 p.m.

Derek Nesterhttps://sunflowerstateradio.com
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.

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