The Gothenburg Lady Swedes roller coaster season had many highs including winning District Runner-Up accolades and a few lows while on their way to finishing up with a 16-9 season record with a winning streak of six straight games during the 2020-2021 campaign on the hardwood.
The Gothenburg Trap Team was eager to take their place on the lines this past Saturday at Doniphan after their season had been canceled last year due to COVID-19. Weather conditions proved less than favorable with temperatures in the upper 30’s, a steady rain and winds that picked up as the day progressed. One coach mentioned it had been the most miserable meet he had been at in his 10 years of coaching. The weather may not have been great,
With all the chips pushed to the center of the table, it was a winner take all contest between the Lady Swedes and Lincoln Lutheran in the C1-3 District Basketball Championships held at Aurora on Friday. The Lady Swedes were able to prosper early as well as post a valiant comeback in the final minutes, but it wasn’t quite enough to overcome the deficit and Lincoln Lutheran escaped with a 31-23 victory over Gothenburg.