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Orabs Advance to District Basketball Finals

Orab Varsity Boys BB 2012The Sheldon Orab boys Basketball team rolled to a 58-33 semi final win over visiting Sioux Central Thursday night and will move on to the Class 2A District 2 title game Tuesday the 19th in Spencer. Sheldon will meet Spirit Lake who won the lower bracket semi with a 48-35 home win over Okoboji.

Sheldon took a 6-5 first quarter lead and moved to a 27-17 halftime advantage. At the end of the third quarter the lead was 41-27 with the Orabs going on to post the 58-33 win.

Dallas Ennema led all scorers with 20 points while Nate Oostra pumped in 11. The Rebels had one player in double figures as Austin Glawe hit for 19 points.

With the win Sheldon hits the 20 win-mark to go against just 3 losses. Sioux Central finishes the year at 6-17.

The finals are set in District 1. it will be Western Christian and Sioux Center meeting for the title in LeMars. Western advanced with a 66-42 win over Unity while Sioux Center eliminated South O’Brien 63-48.

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