In a close game, the Sandhills-Thedford Lady Knights were unable to advance to the next round of the State Tournament, falling 44-41 to the Exeter-Milligan Timberwolves.
Led by senior guards Rebecca Higgins and Kyra Miles and sophomore forward Marlee Taylor, the number 4 seeded Knights ended their season at 21-5. This was the third thrip east in the past three seasons and the sixth trip for Sandhills-Thedford since 2009. Last season, the Knights finished in fourth place with a loss to Falls City Sacred Heart in the third-place game.