Sacred Heart Knocks Off Giltner to Advance to Finals

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Falls City Sacred Heart Irish are in the state finals for the first time since 2008.

#1 Sacred Heart beat #4 Giltner 42-27 in D2 semifinals at Bob Devaney Sports Center.

The Irish led 21-11 at half and were able to hold off a Giltner comeback where they cut the Sacred Heart lead down to four.

Drew Bippes led FCSH with 17 points. Tyler Witt added 14.

Josh Hinrichs had seven points for Giltner.

GILTNER (20-7):                  6 5 12 4 27
SACRED HEART (24-3): 10 10 11 11 42

D2 Championship: #1 Falls City Sacred Heart vs. #2 Riverside

When: 8:30 p.m. Saturday

Where: Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln

Radio: B103 (103.1 FM, b103.fm)

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