The 3rd ranked Nazareth Swifts make it two state titles in a row beating #20 Laneville at the 1A Division II state title on Saturday, 52-43.
Down by as many as eight in the second quarter, the Swifts outscored the Yellowjackets 32-18 in the second half. Both Taylor and Dustin Schulte led the Swifts with 16 points each as Nazareth shot 44 percent from the floor in the game.
This is the second state championship this year as the girls basketball team won the state title becoming the national all-time leading school with 18 state championships.
Earlier Saturday, #3 Shallowater lost their bid for the 2A state championship 71-57 against #5 Kountze.
Newschannel 11 Sports Colin McElroy will have highlights and post game reaction on the Saturday news at 10.