LINCOLN – York claimed it’s second state championship in program history, and did so in dramatic fashion.
The Dukes found themselves trailing 40-31 with less than two minutes to play but came back to force overtime. Tied after the first overtime the game went to a second overtime where the Dukes came out on top 61-56.
York has won the football and basketball state titles in the 2017-18 school year. The Dukes’ first state basketball title came in 1944.
SKUTT (25-4) 12 11 6 14 5 8 – 56
YORK (27-1) 7 7 9 20 5 13 – 61
SKUTT: Jackson Gordon-5, Tyson Gordon-15, Jake Kudron-15, Austin Ash-10, Tyler Skradski-9, Andrew Merfeld-2
YORK: Jeb Lucas-11, Reid Hoffmann-10, Brady Danielson-25, Garrett Snodgrass-13, Simone Otte-2