Posted On: 03/3/21 10:34 PM

Four of the seven district finals matchups were won by the lower-seeded team on Monday night. The Westside Warriors suffered a one-point loss to Millard West, as did Papillion La Vista who were beaten by Millard South. Lincoln East won a close one against Pius X and Papillion La Vista South held on to win against Omaha Central.

Millard West vs. Westside

The Warriors drew a tough matchup in the first round. James Conway’s paint defense and rebounding, and Dom Humm Dom Humm 6'0" | PG Millard West | 2021 State NE ’s steady presence at the point guard are the anchors for this team. Dom had success getting to the rim for a bucket or foul. He managed this despite being guarded by Chandler Meeks Chandler Meeks 6'2" | CG Omaha Westside | 2022 State NE for a large portion of the game. Westside received great shooting performances from Payson Gillespie Payson Gillespie 6'3" | SG Omaha Westside | 2022 State NE (18 points) and Reggie Thomas Reggie Thomas 6'0" | CG Omaha Westside | 2022 State NE (23), and we saw some great clutch-time minutes at point guard by the freshman Caleb Benning Caleb Benning 5'10" | CG Omaha Westside | 2024 State NE . These teams seemingly traded bucket for bucket and stop for stop, neither team seizing control at any point in the game, until the final buzzer sounded and Millard West found themselves ahead by a point. Millard West will face Pius

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