Boy’s Basketball Recap: Thunderbirds take down Omaha North Vikings, 88-47

Claire Wood, Reporter

What happened: On Saturday, Jan. 16, the Bellevue West boys basketball team won against Omaha North, 88-47. After beating Omaha Benson on Jan. 19, their record is 12-1.

By the numbers: Chucky Hepburn had 13 assists, which put him over 100 for the season. 

Those who showed up: Due to COVID-19, West’s student section had not been able to go to the games up until West vs. North. With it being the first game the students were able to attend, they were enthusiastic–loud cheers erupting from their side of the court each time a player scored. The Flock Squad received a warm welcome from Steve Lemon, the game’s commentator that night. 

Next up: The Bellevue West Thunderbirds will visit the Bellevue East Chieftains Jan. 22 at 7:15 p.m.