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Tuesday, Feb. 23

Area Boys Sub-District Basketball Semifinals
Class C2-6 at Neligh

No. 3 West Holt 58, No. 2 Ainsworth 47
No. 1 Neligh-Oakdale 67, No. 4 North Central 42

Class D2-6 at O’Neill
No. 2 Wynot 60, No. 3 Stuart 47
No. 1 O’Neill St. Mary’s 78, No. 4 Santee 37

Other Boys Basketball Sub-District Scores
North Platte St. Patrick’s 57, Sandhills/Thedford 35
Pierce 58, O’Neill 44
Elgin Public/Pope John 70, Elba 40
Lutheran High Northeast 55, Elkhorn Valley 43
Osmond 65, Niobrara/Verdigre 39
St. Paul 70, Broken Bow 45
Cozad 59, Minden 51
Ogallala 59, Gordon-Rushville 36

Monday, Feb. 22

Area Boys Sub-District Basketball Scores
Class C2-6 at Neligh
No. 4 North Central 57, No. 5 Summerland 56 in overtime

Class D2-6 at O’Neill St. Mary’s
No. 4 Santee 84, No. 5 Wausa 56

Other Sub-District Scores
Gordon-Rushville 68, Valentine 54
Sandhills/Thedford 52, Sandhills Valley 38
Niobrara/Verdigre 60, Boyd County 53
Elba 38, CWC 29
Broken Bow 34, Ord 32
Hastings 43, McCook 41
Holdrege 49, Gothenburg 30

Friday, Feb. 19

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 58, Cody-Kilgore 35
Stuart 57, North Central 33
Gordon-Rushville 75, Valentine 35
Summerland 51, Boyd County 45
Battle Creek 55, O’Neill 53
Sandhills/Thedford 64, Brady 33
O’Neill St. Mary’s 70, Elgin Public/Pope John 32
Burwell 71, CWC 27
Neligh-Oakdale 53, Niobrara/Verdigre 41
Amherst 51, Broken Bow 40
Ogallala 80, Gothenburg 51

Thursday, Feb. 18

Girls Basketball Sub-District Championships
Class C2-5 at Crofton
No. 1 Crofton 56, No. 3 North Central 24

Class C1-10 at Broken Bow
No. 1 Broken Bow 49, No. 2 O’Neill 45

Class D2-6 at Bartlett
No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central 77, No. 2 O’Neill St. Mary’s 41

Class D1-5 at Elgin
No. 2 Summerland 48, No. 1 Elgin/Elgin Pope John 32

Other Area Sub-District Finals
Hartington Cedar Catholic 50, Boyd County 32
Gothenburg 48, Chase County 40

Class C-2 Sub-District Championship Games
BRLD 47, Pender 39
Bridgeport 74, Gordon-Rushville 56
Cross County 34, Centennial 31 in overtime
Freeman 38, Johnson County Central 26
Guardian Angels Central Catholic 67, Howells-Dodge 26
Lourdes Central Catholic 67, Omaha Brownell Talbot 41
Norfolk Catholic 45, Clarkson/Leigh 27
Ravenna 45, Fullerton 37
South Loup 41, Perkins County 22
Sutton 52, Superior 44
Wood River 53, Elm Creek 45

Nebraska Class D State Wrestling Championships
Omaha
Final Team Scores

1. Plainview, 110.5; 2. Tie between Palmer and Southwest, 75; 4. Sutherland, 73; 5. Elkhorn Valley, 71.5; 6. Burwell, 63.5; 7. Sandhills-Thedford, 63; 8. Neligh-Oakdale, 59; 9. North Central, 58; 10. East Butler, 55.

North Central (58)
106 – Tristen Krueger (2-2): WBF over Wyatt Heessel, Maxwell, 2:56; LBD to Reece Kocian, East Butler, 6-1; WBD over Tristan Olson, Anselmo-Merna, 5-2; LBD to Layne Sturek, Pender, 4-2.
126 – Zach Dickau (4-0, STATE CHAMPION): WBMD over Michael Polivka, East Butler, 9-0; WBMD over Lane Barton, Meridian, 17-3; WBD over Brenner McLaughlin, Thayer Central, 5-0; WBD over previously unbeaten Adam Miller, Elkhorn Valley, 4-2.
132 – Thomas Klemesrud (3-2, fifth place): WBF over Maddox Magwire, Winside, 3:32; WBD over Kyle Durfee, Mullen, 7-4; LBF to Jeremy Larson, Brady, 1:10; LBD to Brock Kester, Neligh-Oakdale, 3-0; WBF Colton Dawe, Burwell, 4:04.
152 – Levi Lewis (3-2, fourth): WBF over Judd Alberts, Freeman, 3:16; WBMD over Austin Rudolf, Neligh-Oakdale, 17-9; LBD to Colton Holthus, Garden County, 12-6; WBMD over Spencer DeNaeyer, Mullen, 15-7; LBD to Ayden Molzahn, Alma, 3-1..

West Holt (0)
152 – Isaac Pistulka (0-2): LBF to Ayden Molzahn, Alma, 2:56; LBD to Conner Bryner, Wauneta-Palisade, 13-8.

Sandhills-Thedford (63)
182 – Reece Zutavern (4-0, STATE CHAMPION): WBMD over Lucas Hammer, Plainview, 9-1; WBD over Jace Ostrom, Burwell, 8-6; WBD over Chase Pawloski, Pleasanton, 8-3; WBD over Cooper Slingsby, Ansley-Litchfield, 11-7.
220 – Reed McFadden (3-2, fourth): WBD over Clayton Hardy, Southwest, 11-7; WBF over Landon Nichols, North Platte St. Patrick`s, 2:44; LBD to Brandon Knoles, Perkins County, 6-4; WBD over Clayton Hardy, Southwest, 8-6 in overtime; LBF to Chet Wichmann, Palmer, 2:30.
285 – Brayton Branic (4-0, STATE CHAMPION): WBF over Tavin Uden, Franklin, :13; WBF over Payton Christiancy, Superior, 2:49; WBD over Kayden Stubbs, Maxwell, 8-3; WBD over Logan Mueller, Summerland, 7-4.

Tuesday, Feb. 16

Girls Sub-District Basketball
Class C1-10 at Broken Bow
No. 1 Broken Bow 70, No. 4 Ainsworth 43
No. 2 O’Neill 61, No. 3 Ord 47

Class C2-5 at Crofton
No. 2 North Central 40, No. 3 Ponca 35
No. 1 Crofton 71, No. 4 Laurel-Concord-Coleridge 41

Class D1-5 at Elgin
No. 1 Elgin Public/Pope John 39, No. 4 West Holt 29
No. 2 Summerland 48, No. 3 Elkhorn Valley 26

Class D2-6 at Wheeler Central
No. 2 O’Neill St. Mary’s 61, No. 3 Stuart 36
No. 1 CWC 63, No. 4 Twin Loup 21

Other Girls Sub-District Scores
Arthur County 53, Sandhills/Thedford 39
Boyd County 47, Hartington-Newcastle 45
Hartington Cedar Catholic 71, Niobrara/Verdigre 50
Gothenburg 46, Hershey 30
Chase County 53, Cozad 35
Hastings St. Cecilia 55, Minden 30
Sidney 56, Ogallala 45

Monday, Feb. 15

Girls Sub-District Basketball
Class C1-10 at Broken Bow
No. 4 Ainsworth 59, No. 5 Valentine 51

Class D1-5 at Elgin
No. 4 West Holt 49, No. 5 Neligh-Oakdale 32

Class C2-5 at Crofton
No. 4 Laurel-Concord-Coleridge 46, No. 5 Creighton 41

Other Girls Sub-District Scores
Niobrara/Verdigre 49, Bloomfield 46
Minden 50, Gibbon 21

Saturday, Feb. 13

Class C-4 District Wrestling
Valentine High School
Team Scores
1. Ord, 135; 2. O’Neill, 129.5; 3. Amherst, 113; 4. Ravenna, 106; 5. Valentine, 89.5; 6. Bridgeport, 82; 7. Mitchell, 68; 8. Gordon-Rushville, 50; 9. Loomis-Bertrand, 31; 10. Gibbon, 29; 11. Kearney Catholic, 28; 12. Arcadia-Loup City, 23; 13. Hershey, 22.5; 14. Chase County, 21; 15. Centura, 4; 16. Ainsworth, 3.

Ainsworth (3)
113 – Zach Parker (0-2): LBF to Tristin Grooms, VAL, :18; LBF to Harrison Barnette, BRI, 4:16.
120 – Corbin Swanson (0-2): LBF to Sam Luther, KC, 1:04; LBF to Chase McGrath, BRI, :57.
138 – Caden Swanson (0-2): LBF to Damien Bell, BRI, 1:13; LBD to Kenyan Biesecker, CC, 9-6.
145 – Kaleab Zorkowski (0-2): LBF to Brady Thompson, O’N, 2:35; LBF to Kadin Perez, MIT, 2:04.
182 – Isaac Hood (1-2): LBD to Taylon Pascoe, G-R, 10-9; WBF over Korbyn Grenier, O’N, 2:02; LBF to Brody Bogard, AMH, 4:05.
285 – Braxton Jefferis (0-2): LBF to Bridger Rice, ORD, :20; LBF to Steven Fullerton, VAL, :50.

Class D-1 District Wrestling
Weeping Water High School
Team Scores
1. Plainview, 143; 2. Arapahoe, 103.5; 3. North Central, 75; 4. Franklin, 61; 5. Guardian Angels Central Catholic, 57; 6. High Plains, 53; 7. Alma, 46.5; 8. Anselmo-Merna, 44; 9. Kenesaw, 41; 10. Weeping Water, 40; 11. Elm Creek, 37.5; 12. Fullernton, 36; 13. Pender, 34; 14. Scribner-Snyder, 33; 15. South Loup, 24.5; 16. Shelby-Rising City, 21; 17. Clarkson-Leigh, 18; 19. Wilcox-Hildreth, 0.

North Central (75, four state qualifiers)
106 – Tristen Krueger (3-1, third): WBD over Bryce Jurgensen, C-L, 9-6; LBD to Layne Sturek, PEN, 7-3; WBF over Carter Brandyberry, ALMA, 2:36; WBF over Tristan Olson, A-M, 4:23.
120 – Gavin Prewitt (1-2): LBF to Lance Russell, HP, 3:42; WBF over Beckham Lewis, EC, :29; LBTF Logan Peterson, SL, 18-1.
126 – Zach Dickau (3-0, champion): WBF over James Dubbs, ALMA, :46; WBF over Kyler Mosel, PLA, 1:51; WBD over Nickolas Kuehn KEN, 6-1.
132 – Thomas Klemesrud (2-1, second): WBF over Erik Rojas, EC, :44; WBF over Javier Marino, HP, 5:11; LBD to Tanner Frahm, PLA, 5-3 in overtime.
152 – Levi Lewis (2-1, second): WBF over Lane Lieb, W-H, 1:57; WBF over Ethan Baumert, GACC, 2:41; LBD to Ayden Molzahn, ALMA, 2-1.
170 – Elijah Clay (0-2): LBF to Jordan Smith, ARAP, 3:42; LBF to Jaryn Smeal, GACC, :20.

Class D-2 District Wrestling
Elkhorn Valley High School
Team Scores
1. Southwest, 120; 2. Twin Loup, 112; 3. Elkorn Valley, 103.5; 4. Burwell, 87; 5. Ansley-Litchfield, 83; 6. Superior, 76.5; 7. Palmer, 76; 8. Freeman, 45; 9. Brady, 43; 10. Red Cloud/Blue Hill, 31; 11. Doniphan-Trumbull, 26.5; 12. Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 18; 13. Tie between Pleasanton and Meridian, 15; 15. Shelton, 13; 16. West Holt, 11; 17. Osmond, 10; 18. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 3; 19. Niobrara-Verdigre, 0.

West Holt (11, one state qualifier)
132 – Channing Ogden (0-2): LBD to Colten Dawe, BUR, 9-5; LBD to Maverick Hagemann, EV, 4-2 in overtime.
138 – Caleb Davis (1-2): WBD over Chase Racicky, A-L, 8-2; LBD to Garrett Latimer, SW, 12-7; LBD to Keaton Dowse, TL, 6-2.
152 – Isaac Pistulka (2-2, fourth): WBD over Cody Mayfield, BUR, 5-0; LBF to Matt VanPelt, SW, :31; WBF over Levi Jurjens, BRA, :43; LBD to Judd Alberts, FREE, 12-5.

Thursday, Feb. 11

Area Girls Basketball Scores
North Central 41, Valentine 25
West Holt 49, O’Neill St. Mary’s 43
Arthur County 47, Sandhills/Thedford 40
CWC 47, Burwell 36
Elgin Public/Pope John 48, Summerland 46
Wood River 69, Minden 50
Gering 47, McCook 39

Area Boys Basketball Scores
North Central 75, Valentine 39
O’Neill St. Mary’s 73, West Holt 38
Elgin Public/Pope John 51, Summerland 47
Wood River 59, Minden 51
McCook 52, Gering 46

Tuesday, Feb. 9

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 65, Stuart 29
North Central 71, Colome, S.D. 50
Niobrara-Verdigre 53, West Holt 44
O’Neill 56, Plainview 42
O’Neill St. Mary’s 37, Boyd County 35
CWC 55, Elgin Public/Pope John 31
Central Valley 39, Elkhorn Valley 32
Battle Creek 67, Neligh-Oakdale 38
Broken Bow 54, Ord 35
Gothenburg 53, Ogallala 39

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 48, Stuart 47
North Central 59, Colome, S.D. 38
West Holt 53, Niobrara-Verdigre 37
Chadron 61, Valentine 25
O’Neill 69, Plainview 32
O’Neill St. Mary’s 81, Boyd County 33
Elgin Public/Pope John 67, CWC 19
Battle Creek 46, Neligh-Oakdale 36
Central Valley 66, Elkhorn Valley 56
Broken Bow 64, Ord 50

Monday, Feb. 8

Area Girls Basketball Scores
West Holt 51, Neligh-Oakdale 30
Elkhorn Valley 50, Niobrara/Verdigre 34
Gothenburg 64, Minden 46

Area Boys Basketball Scores
West Holt 56, Neligh-Oakdale 50
Elkhorn Valley 53, Niobrara/Verdigre 43
Gothenburg 61, Minden 49

Saturday, Feb. 6

Niobrara Valley Conference Basketball Tournament
Girls Consolation
No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central 57, No. 3 Elkhorn Valley 50

Boys Consolation
No. 3 Neligh-Oakdale 53, No. 4 Elgin/Elgin Pope John 50

Girls Championship
No. 2 North Central 43, No. 5 Elgin Public/Pope John 17

Boys Championship
No. 1 O’Neill St. Mary’s 67, No. 7 Elkhorn Valley 24

Class C4-B Wrestling Sub-District
Amherst High School
Team Scores
1. Amherst, 174; 2. Ord, 148; 3. Bridgeport, 113; 4. Gibbon, 79; 5. Loomis/Bertrand, 72; 6. Kearney Catholic, 64; 7. Ainsworth, 52; 8. Centura, 50.

Top 4 in each weight advance to district finals
Ainsworth (52)
113 – Zach Parker (0-1, third): LBF to Harrison Barnette, BRI, 1:19.
120 – Corbin Swanson (2-2, fourth): WBF over Jeremiah Arndt, CEN, 1:23; LBF to Sam Luther, KC, :34; WBF over David Molina, GIB, 1:21; LBD to Chase McGrath, BRI, 7-5.
126 – Landon Holloway (0-2): LBF to Jacob Van Matre, KC, 3:15; LBF to Ian Hughes, AMH, 2:33.
138 – Caden Swanson (1-2, fourth): LBD to Creyton Cumpston, AMH, 16-10; WBF over McLain Adams, CEN, 2:14; LBF to Clay Bohr, L/B, 4:43.
145 – Kaleab Zorkowski (2-2, fourth): WBF over Gavin Anderson, CEN, 4:21; LBD to Christian Wick, AMH, 12-5; WBF over Edgar Perez, BRI, 4:55; LBD to Gabe Bojorquez, L/B, 5-3 in overtime.
152 – Riggin Blumenstock (0-2): LBF to Jakob Graham, AMH, 1:57; LBF to Jesus Hernandez, GIB, 3:16.
Isaac Hood (0-1, third): LBF to Brody Bogard, AMH, 1:23.
285 – Braxton Jefferis (1-2, fourth): WBF over Trey Johnson, L/B, :51; LBF to Bridger Rice, ORD, :52; LBF to Jaxon Taubenheim, AMH, 1:24.

Class D1-B Wrestling Sub-District
High Plains High School
Team Scores
1. Franklin, 117; 2. Guardian Angels Central Catholic, 107; 3. North Central, 104; 4. Elm Creek, 100; 5. Alma, 95; 6. High Plains, 82; 7. Kenesaw, 74; 8. Fullerton, 54; 9. Wilcox-Hildreth, 10; 10. Dorchester, 0.

Top 4 in each weight advance to district finals
North Central (104)
106 – Tristen Krueger (2-0, champion): WBF over Colby Strecker, FUL, 1:29; WBF over Carter Brandyberry, ALMA, 3:14.
120 – Gavin Prewitt (1-1, second): WBF over Brock Fletcher, KEN, :21; LBF to Lance Russell, HP, 5:02.
126 – Zach Dickau (1-1, second): WBF over James Dubbs, ALMA, :48; LBD to Nickolas Kuehn, KEN, 6-2.
126 – Ethan Dickau (0-2): LBF to James Dubbs, ALMA, :51; LBF to Koby Smith, EC, :15.
132 – Thomas Klemesrud (2-1, second): WBF over Keller Twohig, FRAN, :47; WBF over Erik Rojas, EC, :39; LBF to Javier Marino, HP, 1:46.
152 – Levi Lewis (2-0, champion): WBF over Lane Lieb, W-H, :55; WBD over Ayden Molzahn, ALMA, 6-5.
170 – Elijah Clay (1-1, second): WBF over Jaryn Smeal, GACC, 3:51; LBF to Barett Haussermann, FRAN, 1:16.
182 – Beau Kaufman (0-2): LBF to Brett Bridger, FUL, :31; LBF to Jason Stenka, ALMA, 2:00.

Class D2-B Wrestling Sub-District
Doniphan-Trumbull High School
Team Scores
1. Southwest, 175; 2. Twin Loup, 159; 3. Ansley/Litchfield, 126; 4. Palmer, 79; 5. Freeman, 75; 6. Red Cloud/Blue Hill, 72; 7. Doniphan-Trumbull, 53.5; 8. West Holt, 36; 9. Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 22; 10. Riverside, 0.

Top 4 in each weight advance to district finals
West Holt (36)
113 – Braydon Olson (0-2): LBD to Mitchel Stritt, SW, 13-7; LBD to Hector Estrada, TL, 7-0.
126 – Asher McCart (0-2): LBF to Jacob Kerns, SW, 1:24; LBF to Garrett Keith, TL, 2:46.
132 – Channing Ogden (1-1, second): WBF over Caden Trew, RC/BH, 1:33; LBD to Drake Belville, D-T, 6-1.
138 – Caleb Davis (3-1, third): WBF over Grant Nielson, PAL, :54; LBF to Keaton Dowse, TL, 3:04; WBMD over River Romej, EPPJ, 9-0; WBD over Chase Racicky, A/L, 6-5.
152 – Isaac Pistulka (2-2, fourth): WBF over Taylor Carnell, FREE, 3:59; LBTF to Matt VanPelt, SW, 15-0; WBD over Riley Lambrecht, RC/BH, 9-2; LBF to Judd Alberts, FREE, 2:28.

Friday, Feb. 5

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 55, Sandhills/Thedford 44
Gothenburg 32, Valentine 16
Minden 51, Cozad 24
Ogallala 49, McCook 46 (OT)

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 56, Sandhills/Thedford 51
Gothenburg 69, Valentine 38
O’Neill 71, Guardian Angels Central Catholic 56
Ogallala 60, McCook 47
Minden 56, Cozad 50

Thursday, Feb. 4

Niobrara Valley Conference Basketball Tournament
Girls Semifinals
No. 2 North Central 56, No. 3 Elkhorn Valley 47
No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John 50, No. 1 CWC 47

Boys Semifinals
No. 1 O’Neill St. Mary’s 62, No. 4 Elgin Public/Pope John 47
No. 7 Elkhorn Valley 46, No. 3 Neligh-Oakdale 45

Saturday at Elkhorn Valley
Girls Consolation
No. 1 CWC vs. No. 3 Elkhorn Valley, 2 p.m.
Boys Consolation
No. 3 Neligh-Oakdale vs. No. 4 Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 3:30 p.m.
Girls Championship
No. 2 North Central vs. No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 5 p.m.
Boys Championship
No. 1 O’Neill St. Mary’s, vs. No. 7 Elkhorn Valley, 6:30 p.m.

Other Girls Basketball Scores
Mullen 59, Sandhills/Thedford 26
Crofton 56, O’Neill 38
Grand Island Central Catholic 54, Cozad 28

Other Boys Basketball Scores
Mullen 49, Sandhills/Thedford 40
Grand Island Central Catholic 58, Cozad 43

Tuesday, Feb. 2

Niobrara Valley Conference Basketball Tournament
Girls Quarterfinals
No. 2 North Central 47, No. 7 Boyd County 20
No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central 64, No. 8 Stuart 31
No. 3 Elkhorn Valley 63, No. 6 O’Neill St. Mary’s 51
No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John 58, No. 4 Summerland 52

Semifinals Thursday at Boyd County
No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central vs. No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 2 p.m.
No. 2 North Central vs. No. 3 Elkhorn Valley, 3:30 p.m. 

Monday, Feb. 1

Niobrara Valley Conference Basketball Tournament
Boys Quarterfinals
No. 7 Elkhorn Valley 46, No. 2 Stuart 43
No. 1 O’Neill St. Mary’s 51, No. 8 West Holt 34
No. 4 Elgin Public/Pope John 59, No. 5 Santee 56
No. 3 Neligh-Oakdale 62, No. 6 Niobrara/Verdigre 37

Semifinals Thursday at Boyd County
No. 1 O’Neill St. Mary’s vs. No. 4 Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 5 p.m.
No. 3 Neligh-Oakdale vs. No. 7 Elkhorn Valley, 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 30

Nebraska Girls State Wrestling Championships
Ainsworth (24 points)
124 – Moriah Beel (2-2): won by forfeit over Alannah Osborne, Bancroft-Rosalie/Lyons-Decatur; LBF to Regan Rosseter, Omaha Westside, 1:58; WBF over Clara Lesiak, Schuyler, 2:09; LBD Madisen Petersen, Crofton-Bloomfield, 8-6.

142 – Mila Pozehl (2-3, sixth): WBF over Sheccid Vallin, Fremont, 1:17; WBF over Tennille Warembourg, Wauneta-Palisade, 2:42; LBF to Maria Barnes, Ogallala, 1:49; LBF to Taylor Roach, Amherst, 4:41; LBF to Koryn Klein, Ord, 3:50.

Ainsworth Wrestling Invitational
Team Scores

  1. Central City, 228.5; 2. Burke/Gregory, S.D., 163; 3. Sidney, 136; 4. Valentine, 132.5; 5. Winside, 102; 6. Twin Loup, 65.5; 7. Brady, 57; 8. Loomis/Bertrand, 50; 9. North Central, 36; 10. Ainsworth, 34; 11. Hay Springs, 9.

Championship Matches
106 – Drew Garfield, CC, WBD over Chance Houser, SID, 4-0. Both wrestlers went into the match undefeated.
113 – Cole Kunz, CC, WBF over Tristin Grooms, VAL, 3:33.
120 – Austin Munier, SID, WBD over Cayden Ellis, WIN, 10-5 in overtime.
126 – Chris Williams, VAL, WBD over Owen Hansen, B/G, 4-1.
132 – Jeremy Larson, BRA, WBF over John Kenney, L/B, 2:18.
138 – Dyson Kunz, CC, WBF over Art Escalante, WIN, :48.
145 – Jhett Eklund, B/G, WBF over Gabe Escalante, WIN, 1:44.
152 – Tanner Schneiderheinz, CC, won by injury default over Rylan Peck, B/G, 4:00.
160 – Drake Janssen, VAL, WBD over Bryce Sutton, CC, 7-6.
170 – Sam Moore, CC, WBF over Tucker Even, B/G, 1:21.
182 – Brady Robb, SID, WBF over Mason Topp, WIN, 1:25.
195 – Dietrich Lecher, SID, WBF over Taron Serr, B/G, :38.
220 – Rhoss Oliver, B/G, WBF over Kaden Dady, BRA, 2:56.
285 – Brandon Lock, SID, WBMD over Gunner Bailey, CC, 19-5.

Ainsworth (34)
113 – Zach Parker (0-2): LBF to Cole Kunz, CC, 1:30; LBF to David Switzer, TL, 1:32.
120 – Corbin Swanson (1-2): LBF to Tristan Burbach, CC, 5:57; won by forfeit over Breven Bolander, B/G; LBMD to Ethan Kipp, TL, 13-2.
126 – Landon Holloway (2-2): WBF over Ethan Cozad, VAL, 1:58; LBF to Owen Hansen, B/G, :38; WBF over Wesley Jacobs, HS, 3:46; LBF to Jacoby Mann, WIN, 3:21.
138 – Caden Swanson (1-2): LBF to Ashton Lurz, VAL, :36; WBF over Casey Miller, VAL, 2:39; LBMD to Gentry Bartling, B/G, 17-7.
145 – Kaleab Zorkowski (0-2): LBF to Jhett Eklund, B/G, :18; LBF to Kaleb Schonebaum, B/G, 1:37.
152 – Riggin Blumenstock (1-2): LBF to Levi Lewis, NC, 2:57; WBF over Jorge Morales, L/B, :31; LBF to Mason Hood, B/G, :59.
182 – Isaac Hood (2-2, fourth): WBF over Garett Schneider, TL, 3:35; LBD to Mason Topp, WIN, 4-3; WBF over Sage Schrunk, VAL, 3:47; LBF to Jaramie Elton, CC, 4:38.
285 – Braxton Jefferis (1-2, fourth): LBF to Landon Hanes, SID, 1:31; WBD over Riggin Ludeke, L/B, 8-4; LBF to Landon Hanes, SID, 1:43.

North Central (36)
106 – Tristen Krueger (1-2): LBD to Nolan Osborn, TL, 4-3 in overtime; won by injury default over Fin Adams, B/G; LBMD to Trevin Edwards, L/B, 11-2.
120 – Gavin Prewitt (1-2): LBTF to Ethan Kipp, TL, 15-0; won by injury default over Wyatt Olson, TL, 2:00; LBF Tristan Burbach, CC, 3:55.
126 – Zach Dickau (2-1, fourth): WBF over Wesley Jacobs, HS, 2:00; LBF to Owen Hansen, B/G, 5:19; WBD over Brandon Fye, CC, 9-3; lost by medical forfeit to Jacoby Mann, WIN.
132 – Ethan Dickau (0-2): LBF to Coby Higgins, VAL, :39; LBF to Nick Ohlmann, VAL, 2:44.
152 – Levi Lewis (3-1, third): WBF over Riggin Blumenstock, AHS, 2:57; LBD to Rylan Peck, B/G, 9-2; WBF over Deekun Cerenil, SID, 4:48; WBD over Mason Hood, B/G, 5-2.
170 – Elijah Clay (1-2): LBF to Tucker Even, B/G, :24; WBF over Jordyn Anderson, HS, 2:49; LBD to Traven Fletcher, VAL, 8-5.
182 – Beau Kaufman (0-2): LBF to Mason Topp, WIN, :30; LBF to Garett Schneider, TL, 2:33.

Southwest Conference Basketball Tournament
Girls Championship

No. 1 Broken Bow 53, No. 2 Ainsworth 22

Boys Championship
No. 1 Ogallala 61, No. 3 McCook 45

Girls Consolation
No. 4 Gothenburg 36, No. 3 Ogallala 25

Boys Consolation
No. 5 Cozad 58, No. 7 Gothenburg 44

Niobrara Valley Conference Basketball Tournament
Girls First Round

No. 6 O’Neill St. Mary’s 50, No. 11 West Holt 32
No. 8 Stuart 58, No. 9 Santee 49
No. 7 Boyd County 50, No. 10 Niobrara/Verdigre 36
No. 5 Elgin Public/Pope John 65, No. 12 Neligh-Oakdale 32

Quarterfinals Tuesday
At Bartlett
No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central vs. No. 8 Stuart, 6 p.m.
No. 4 Summerland vs. No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 7:30 p.m.

At Rock County
No. 2 North Central vs. No. 7 Boyd County, 6 p.m.
No. 3 Elkhorn Valley vs. No. 6 O’Neill St. Mary’s, 7:30 p.m.

Boys First Round
No. 8 West Holt 55, No. 9 North Central 39
No. 5 Santee 57, No. 12 Boyd County 51
No. 7 Elkhorn Valley 44, No. 10 Summerland 25
No. 6 Niobrara/Verdigre 55, No. 11 CWC 20

Quarterfinals Monday
At O’Neill St. Mary’s
No. 1 O’Neill St. Mary’s vs. No. 8 West Holt, 6 p.m.
No. 4 Elgin/Elgin Pope John vs. No. 5 Santee, 7:30 p.m.

At Stuart
No. 2 Stuart vs. No. 7 Elkhorn Valley, 6 p.m.
No. 3 Neligh-Oakdale vs. No. 6 Niobrara-Verdigre, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 29

Southwest Conference Basketball Tournament
Girls Semifinals
No. 2 Ainsworth 49, No. 3 Ogallala 40
No. 1 Broken Bow 41, No. 4 Gothenburg 25

Boys Semifinals
No. 1 Ogallala 66, No. 5 Cozad 55
No. 3 McCook 54, No. 7 Gothenburg 34

Thursday, Jan. 28

Southwest Conference Basketball Tournament
Girls Consolation Round
Fifth Place
No. 6 McCook 51, No. 5 Minden 49

Seventh Place
No. 8 Cozad 35, No. 7 Valentine 34

Boys Consolation Round
Fifth Place
No. 4 Ainsworth 69, No. 2 Broken Bow 65 in overtime

Seventh Place
No. 6 Minden 69, No. 8 Valentine 31

Other Girls Basketball Scores
O’Neill St. Mary’s 53, Stuart 42
O’Neill 40, West Holt 12
Mullen 65, Sandhills/Thedford 34
Summerland 57, Wausa 33
Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 56, Elgin Public/Pope John 40
Niobrara/Verdigre 62, Osmond 56

Other Boys Basketball Scores
O’Neill St. Mary’s 68, Stuart 46
O’Neill 75, West Holt 36
Mullen 45, Sandhills/Thedford 38
Summerland 48, Wausa 44
Osmond 62, Niobrara/Verdigre 45
Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 76, Elgin Public/Pope John 33

Wednesday, Jan. 27

Southwest Conference Basketball Tournament
First Round
Girls
No. 2 Ainsworth 48, No. 7 Valentine 26
No. 3 Ogallala 47, No. 6 McCook 37
No. 4 Gothenburg 49, No. 5 Minden 35
No. 1 Broken Bow 63, No. 8 Cozad 26

Southwest Conference Basketball Tournament
Girls Consolation Round
Fifth Place
No. 6 McCook 51, No. 5 Minden 49

Seventh Place
No. 8 Cozad 35, No. 7 Valentine 34

Boys
Fifth Place
No. 4 Ainsworth 69, No. 2 Broken Bow 65 in overtime

Seventh Place
No. 6 Minden 69, No. 8 Valentine 31

Semifinals Friday at Kearney
No. 1 Broken Bow vs. No. 4 Gothenburg, 3:30 p.m.
No. 2 Ainsworth vs. No. 3 Ogallala, 5 p.m.

Boys
No. 5 Cozad 57, No. 4 Ainsworth 44
No. 3 McCook 60, No. 6 Minden 53
No. 1 Ogallala 77, No. 8 Valentine 25
No. 7 Gothenburg 60, No. 2 Broken Bow 58 in overtime

Semifinals Friday at Kearney
No. 1 Ogallala vs. No. 5 Cozad, 6:30 p.m.
No. 3 McCook vs. No. 7 Gothenburg, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 23

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 66, Ogallala 30
Elkhorn Valley 48, Boyd County 35
Holdrege 38, Cozad 28

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Ogallala 82, Ainsworth 52
Elkhorn Valley 55, Boyd County 53
Holdrege 55, Cozad 52

Southwest Conference Wrestling
Valentine High School
Team Scores

  1. Broken Bow, 173; 2. Ogallala, 170; 3. Minden, 125; 4. Valentine, 103; 5. Cozad, 89.5; 6. McCook, 89; 7. Gothenburg, 73; 8. Ainsworth, 15.

Championship Matches
106 – Jorge Carizales, OGA, WBF over Chauncey Watson, BB, 1:08.
113 – Pedro Carizales, OGA, WBF over Cadde Beeby, MCC, 4:25.
120 – Talyn Campbell, MCC, WBD over Logan Stephens, OGA, 8-4.
126 – Chris Williams, VAL, WBF over Cyrus Wells, BB, 5:55.
132 – Evan Smith, MIN, WBF over Cody Miller, VAL, 3:48.
138 – Hunter Heath, MIN, WBD over Ashton Lurz, VAL, 3-0.
145 – Gage Stokey, OGA, WBD over Connor Wells, BB, 4-3.
152 – Cameron Zink, OGA, WBD over Isaac White, COZ, 2-1.
160 – Alex Banuelos, MIN, WBF over Blake Wyatt, OGA, 5:01.
170 – Tagg Buechle, VAL, WBD over Max Denson, BB, 6-2.
182 – Kaleb Pohl, COZ, WBF over Kaden Powers, BB, 1:56.
195 – Lathan Duda, BB, WBF over Bo Edmond, OGA, :57.
220 – Alec Langan, MCC, WBD over Keifer Anderson, BB, 9-2.
285 – Sawyer Bumgarner, BB, WBD over Reid Steinbeck, MCC, 9-2.

Ainsworth (15)
113 – Zach Parker (0-2): LBF to Cadde Beeby, MCC, 1:34; LBF to Ty Kreis, GOTH, :59.
120 – Corbin Swanson (1-2): WBF over Carson Stevens, GOTH, 1:54; LBF to Logan Stephens, OGA, 1:58; LBF to Kooper Pohl, COZ, 4:10.
138 – Caden Swanson (0-2): LBF to Abe Mendez, GOTH, 2:49; LBF to Merritt Skinner, OGA, 4:54.
145 – Kaleab Zorkowski (0-2): LBF to Connor Wells, BB, 1:03; LBF to Bryan Keller, VAL.
160 – Riggin Blumenstock (0-2): LBF to Alex Banuelos, MIN, 1:17; LBF to Brandon Schriner, GOTH, 4:00.
170 – Isaac Hood (1-2, fourth): LBF to Tagg Buechle, VAL, 5:45; WBF over Jobidiah Brinkhorst, OGA, 3:57; LBF to Gage Fries, MIN, 2:59.
285 – Braxton Jefferis (0-2): LBF to Jaden Cervantes, COZ, 5:03; LBF to Ethan Libich, GOTH, :54.

Neligh-Oakdale Wrestling Invitational
Team Scores
1. Neligh-Oakdale, 177; 2. Crofton-Bloomfield, 163; 3. Elkhorn Valley, 159; 4. Wayne, 113; 5. North Central, 94; 6. High Plains, 75; 7. Anselmo-Merna, 68; 8. Summerland, 67; 9. Kenesaw, 57.5; 10. Lutheran High Northeast, 56; 11. Fullerton, 55.5; 12. Central Valley, 50.5; 13. Clarkson/Leigh, 45.5; 14. Nebraska Christian, 44; 15. Creighton, 39; 16. Franklin, 38; 17. Tie between West Holt, Bancroft-Rosalie-Lyons-Decatur and Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 32; 20. Osmond, 27; 21. Pleasanton, 26; 22. Niobrara-Verdigre, 11; 23. Riverside, 5.

Championship Matches
106 – Robbie Fisher, C-B, WBF over Dierks Nekoliczak, CV, 2:28.
113 – Hunter Bennett, EV, WBMD over Hudson Barger, C-B, 19-8.
120 – Zack Hartl, EV, WBF over Lance Russell, HP, 3:48.
126 – Adam Miller, EV, WBD over Zach Dickau, NC, 4-0.
132 – Brock Kester, N-O, WBD over Reece Jaqua, WAY, 4-3.
138 – William Poppe, C-B, WBD over Kyle Oakley, CV, 6-1.
145 – Tyson Sauser, C-B, WBF over Kirby Smith, FULL, 3:46.
152 – Levi Lewis, NC, WBD over Austin Rudolf, N-O, 6-4.
160 – Aiden Kuester, N-O, WBF over Johan Rojas, LHN, 3:11.
170 – Sam Vortherms, CREI, WBD over Conor Dempsey, N-O, 7-4.
182 – Reid Korth, WAY, WBD over Brett Bridger, FULL, 2-1.
195 – Sid Miller, A-M, WBF over Gavyn Clause, EV, 5:50.
220 – Carl Mundt, NEBC, WBF over Jazper Ames, LHN, 2:25.
285 – Daven Whitley, BRLD, WBF over Chantz Ames, LHN, :37.

North Central
106 – Tristen Krueger (4-1, third): WBF over Kyler Carraher, FRAN, 3:28; WBD over Tristan Olson, A-M, 10-7; LBF to Robbie Fisher, C-B, 2:37; WBF over Carson Whitesel, N-O, 2:54; WBD over Tristan Olson, A-M, 5-4.
120 – Gavin Prewitt (3-1, third): WBF over Isaac Baumert, C-L, 1:47; LBF to Lance Russell, HP, :57; WBMD over Dominic True, OSM, 13-0; WBF over Kegan Payne, N-O, 2:26.
126 – Zach Dickau (2-1, second): WBF over Bo Pokorny, CV, 1:35; WBD over Nickolas Kuehn, KEN, 4-3; LBD to Adam Miller, EV, 4-0.
132 – Thomas Klemesrud (2-2): WBD over Dylan Higby, C-L, 5-2; LBF to Brock Kester, N-O, 3:56; LBF to Javier Marino, HP, 1:27; won by medical forfeit over Dylan Higby, C-L.
152 – Levi Lewis (4-0, champion): WBF over Juan Garcia, BRLD, 1:17; WBF over Donovan Burns, CV, 2:25; WBD over RJ Wilmes, CREI, 4-1; WBD over Austin Rudolf, N-O, 6-4.
182 – Beau Kaufman (0-2): LBF to Jackson Koehn, C-L, 2:34; LBF to Gavin Chohon, N-V, 1:57.

West Holt (32)
113 – Braydon Olson (0-2): LBF to Hudson Barger, C-B, 2:49; LBF to Jesse Winberg, PLEAS, 2:40.
138 – Channing Ogden (1-2): LBD to Wyatt Urkoski, HP, 6-2; WBMD over Spencer Kester, SUM, 11-3; LBD to Trevor Kuehn, KEN, 12-6.
145 – Caleb Davis (2-2, fourth): WBD over Tyce Porter, A-M, 10-8 in overtime; LBMD to Tyson Sauser, C-B, 9-1; WBF over Bodie True, OSM, 3:56; LBMD to Reed Bennett, EV, 12-3.
152 – Isaac Pistulka (2-2, fourth): WBF over Zane Kreikemeier, A-M, 3:51; LBD to Austin Rudolf, N-O, 7-0; WBF over Alex Wilbur, FRAN, :41; LBD to RJ Wilmes, CREI, 8-4.

Friday, Jan. 22

Area Girls Basketball Scores
North Central 74, Anselmo-Merna 45
Santee 53, Stuart 50
Elgin Public/Pope John 50, West Holt 40
Broken Bow 47, Valentine 25
Guardian Angels Central Catholic 54, O’Neill 41
CWC 65, Bloomfield 26
Summerland 64, Osmond 42
Elkhorn Valley 49, Creighton 37
Randolph 47, Neligh-Oakdale 34
Sidney 52, Gothenburg 44
Minden 32, Holdrege 31 in overtime
North Platte 64, McCook 27
Ogallala 52, Alliance 36

Area Boys Basketball Scores
North Central 54, Anselmo-Merna 47
Stuart 64, Santee 46
West Holt 47, Elgin Public/Pope John 44
Broken Bow 75, Valentine 35
O’Neill 56, Guardian Angels Central Catholic 49
Bloomfield 70, CWC 20
Osmond 67, Summerland 35
Neligh-Oakdale 51, Randolph 47
Creighton 78, Elkhorn Valley 48
Minden 70, Holdrege 56
Sidney 48, Gothenburg 41
Alliance 69, Ogallala 61 in triple overtime
North Platte 60, McCook 52

Hemingford Wrestling Invitational
Team Scores

  1. Garden County, 126; 2. Bayard, 109; 3. Chase County, 64; 4. Leyton, 62; 5. Ainsworth, 49; 6. Kimball, 47; 7. Morrill, 45; 8. Hemingford, 37; 9. Gothenburg, 30; 10. Sioux County, 27; 11. Minatare, 26; 12. Crawford, 22; 13. Hay Springs, 18; 14. Hyannis, 16; 15. Banner County, 10; 16. Gordon-Rushville, 0.

Ainsworth (49)

113 – Zach Parker (0-4): LBF to Jadon Skavdahl, SC, 1:45; LBMD to Cayden White, CC, 13-4; LBF to Creel Weber, HEM, :42; LBF to Kaden Margritz, GOTH, 3:31.
120 – Corbin Swanson (2-0, champion): WBF over Jonathan Fitzler, HEM, 3:36; WBF over Jonathan Fitzler, HEM, 2:19.
138 – Caden Swanson (3-1, third): WBF over Adam Hill, GC, 5:06; LBD to Ezekial Heaton, HYA, 8-6 in overtime; WBF over Daniel Kohel, MOR, 4:44; WBF over Adam Hill, GC, 3:52.
145 – Kaleab Zorkowski (1-2): LBF to Trey Schindler, KIM, :42; WBF over Chance Carter, LEY, 2:56; LBF to Peyton Abbott, LEY, :37.
160 – Riggin Blumenstock (0-2): LBF to Alex Neefe, HEM, :52; LBF to Gunner Roberson, GC, 1:57.
170 – Isaac Hood (1-2, fourth): LBD to Trey Kirch, GC, 9-6; WBF over Jordyn Anderson, HS, 1:57; LBD to Haydon Olds, MIN, 10-3.
285 – Braxton Jefferis (2-2, third): WBF over Michael Rotherham, BAY, 1:48; LBF to Jaret Peterson, CC, :29; WBF over Brayden McGowan, HEM, :32; LBF to Reegan French, MOR, :54. 

Girls
Moriah Beel (1-1, second): WBF over Audrey Morris, MIT, 1:53; LBF to Shania Wear, GOTH, 5:26.
Mila Pozehl (1-1, second): WBF over Keirsten Colton, CC, :24; LBF to Josephine Redman, G-R, 3:12.

Thursday, Jan. 21

Area Girls Basketball Scores
North Central 54, Ainsworth 40
Valentine 32, Stuart 19
West Holt 44, Boyd County 34
Sandhills/Thedford 57, Hyannis 15
O’Neill St. Mary’s 56, Winside 33
Norfolk Catholic 54, Neligh-Oakdale 41
Broken Bow 41, Gothenburg 33
Cozad 44, Lexington 40

Area Boys Basketball Scores
North Central 55, Ainsworth 52
Stuart 59, Valentine 44
West Holt 75, Boyd County 42
O’Neill St. Mary’s 82, Winside 33
Norfolk Catholic 61, Neligh-Oakdale 40
Broken Bow 45, Gothenburg 41
Lexington 33, Cozad 30

Niobrara Valley Conference Wrestling Duals
Elkhorn Valley High School
First Round
North Central def. Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 39-24
Summerland def. West Holt, 60-18
Elkhorn Valley def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 54-0
Neligh-Oakdale def. Niobrara-Verdigre, 66-6

Consolation Bracket
West Holt def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 30-12
Elgin/Elgin Pope John def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 30-9
Elgin-Elgin Pope John def. Niobrara-Verdigre, 30-12
West Holt def. Elgin-Elgin Pope John, 24-12
O’Neill St. Mary’s def. Niobrara-Verdigre, 15-6

Championship Bracket
Neligh-Oakdale def. North Central, 51-18
Elkhorn Valley def. Summerland, 56-18
Neligh-Oakdale def. Summerland, 44-28
Elkhorn Valley def. North Central, 38-35

Third-Place Match
North Central def. Summerland, 48-36

Championship
Neligh-Oakdale def. Elkhorn Valley 48-30

North Central (third)
North Central defeated Elgin Public Pope John 39-24
170Samuel Hemenway (Elgin Public Pope John ) over Elijah Clay (North Central ) Fall 1:32
182Beau Kaufman (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
195 – Double Forfeit
220 – Double Forfeit
285 – Double Forfeit
106Tristen Krueger (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
113Kali Dworak (Elgin Public Pope John ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
120Gavin Prewitt (North Central ) over Carter Beckman (Elgin Public Pope John ) Dec 7-2
126Ethan Dickau (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
132Zach Dickau (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
138Thomas Klemesrud (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
145Kadance Dworak (Elgin Public Pope John ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
152Levi Lewis (North Central ) over River Romej (Elgin Public Pope John ) Fall 2:54
160Thomas Warnke (Elgin Public Pope John ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

Neligh-Oakdale defeated North Central 51-18
182Caleb Payne (Neligh-Oakdale ) over Beau Kaufman (North Central ) Fall 0:33
195Dawson Kaup (Neligh-Oakdale ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
220 – Double Forfeit
285Nathan Juarez (Neligh-Oakdale ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
106Tristen Krueger (North Central ) over Carson Whitesel (Neligh-Oakdale ) Fall 3:23
113 – Double Forfeit
120Gavin Prewitt (North Central ) over Cody Booth (Neligh-Oakdale ) Fall 3:20
126Zach Dickau (North Central ) over Griffin Claussen (Neligh-Oakdale ) Fall 2:53
132Brock Kester (Neligh-Oakdale ) over Thomas Klemesrud (North Central ) Fall 3:58
138Thomas Johnson (Neligh-Oakdale ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
145Ashton Higgins (Neligh-Oakdale ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
152Austin Rudolf (Neligh-Oakdale ) over Levi Lewis (North Central ) Dec 3-2
160Aiden Kuester (Neligh-Oakdale ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
170Conor Dempsey (Neligh-Oakdale ) over Elijah Clay (North Central ) Fall 1:47

Elkhorn Valley defeated North Central 38-36
195Gavyn Clause (Elkhorn Valley ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
220 – Double Forfeit
285Caden Reikofski (Elkhorn Valley ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
106Tristen Krueger (North Central ) over Waylon Warneke (Elkhorn Valley ) Fall 1:39
113Hunter Bennett (Elkhorn Valley ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
120Zack Hartl (Elkhorn Valley ) over Gavin Prewitt (North Central ) TF 21-5
126Adam Miller (Elkhorn Valley ) over Zach Dickau (North Central ) Dec 4-0
132Thomas Klemesrud (North Central ) over Maverick Hagemann (Elkhorn Valley ) Fall 1:28
138Malachi Tegeler (Elkhorn Valley ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
145Reed Bennett (Elkhorn Valley ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
152Payton Ebert (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
160Levi Lewis (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
170Elijah Clay (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
182Beau Kaufman (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

Third-Place Match
North Central defeated Summerland 48-36
220Wyatt Chipps (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
285Logan Mueller (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
106Tristen Krueger (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
113Daley Bearinger (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
120Gavin Prewitt (North Central ) over Jesse Thiele (Summerland ) Fall 1:25
126Zach Dickau (North Central ) over Alex Thiele (Summerland ) Fall 0:52
132Thomas Klemesrud (North Central ) over Rafe Grebin (Summerland ) Fall 1:13
138Eli Thiele (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
145Spencer Kester (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
152Payton Ebert (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
160Levi Lewis (North Central ) over Alex Arroyo (Summerland ) Fall 3:06
170Elijah Clay (North Central ) over Kendrick Schroeder (Summerland ) Fall 3:08
182Beau Kaufman (North Central ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
195Colton Thiele (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

West Holt (fourth place)
Summerland defeated West Holt 60-18
170Kendrick Schroeder (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
182Tyler Bellar (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
195Colton Thiele (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
220Wyatt Chipps (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
285Logan Mueller (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
106 – Double Forfeit
113Daley Bearinger (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
120Jesse Thiele (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
126Alex Thiele (Summerland ) over Asher McCart (West Holt ) Fall 1:23
132Rafe Grebin (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
138Channing Ogden (West Holt ) over Eli Thiele (Summerland ) Fall 5:23
145Caleb Davis (West Holt ) over Spencer Kester (Summerland ) Fall 3:19
152Isaac Pistulka (West Holt ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
160Alex Arroyo (Summerland ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

West Holt defeated St Mary`s 30-12
195 – Double Forfeit
220 – Double Forfeit
285Andrew Koehlmoos (St Mary`s ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
106 – Double Forfeit
113Tyler Gleason (St Mary`s ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
120Nathaniel Nelson (West Holt ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
126Asher McCart (West Holt ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
132 – Double Forfeit
138Channing Ogden (West Holt ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
145Caleb Davis (West Holt ) over Will Schmitz (St Mary`s ) Fall 3:40
152Isaac Pistulka (West Holt ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
160 – Double Forfeit
170 – Double Forfeit
182 – Double Forfeit

West Holt defeated Elgin Public Pope John 24-12
220 – Double Forfeit
285 – Double Forfeit
106 – Double Forfeit
113Carter Beckman (Elgin Public Pope John ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
120 – Double Forfeit
126Asher McCart (West Holt ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
132 – Double Forfeit138Channing Ogden (West Holt ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
145Caleb Davis (West Holt ) over River Romej (Elgin Public Pope John ) Fall 2:21
152 – Double Forfeit
160Isaac Pistulka (West Holt ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
170Samuel Hemenway (Elgin Public Pope John ) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
182 – Double Forfeit
195 – Double Forfeit

Tuesday, Jan. 19

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Chambers/Wheeler Central 77, Ainsworth 39
North Central 57, Niobrara-Verdigre 47
West Holt 45, Plainview 43
O’Neill 66, Wagner, S.D. 38
O’Neill St. Mary’s 54, Santee 45
Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 58, Summerland 51
Elkhorn Valley 55, Wausa 39
Gothenburg 47, Amherst 39
Minden 43, St. Paul 40
McCook 52, Lexington 45

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 69, Chambers/Wheeler Central 28
North Central 70, Niobrara-Verdigre 54
West Holt 52, Plainview 43
O’Neill St. Mary’s 71, Santee 47
O’Neill 62, Wagner, S.D. 51
Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 69, Summerland 28
Wausa 58, Elkhorn Valley 54
Amherst 68, Gothenburg 39
St. Paul 66, Minden 45
McCook 51, Lexington 47

Monday, Jan. 18

Battle Creek Girls Wrestling Invitational
Ainsworth Results

124 – Moriah Beel (3-2, fifth): WBF over Baylee Tracy, Fairbury, 2:09; LBF to Selena Zamora, South Sioux City, 4:25; LBF to Josephine Redman, Gordon-Rushville, 4:47; WBF over Ariana Blume, Valentine, 1:28; WBF over Clara Lesiak, Schuyler, 2:31.

142 – Mila Pozehl (2-3, fourth): WBD over Kadance Dworak, Elgin/Pope John, 4-0; WBF over Julie Olivan, Summerland, 1:15; LBF to Yohaly Quinones, South Sioux City, 1:32; LBF to Saige Miserez, West Point-Beemer, 1:08; LBF to Koryn Kline, Ord, :44.

Saturday, Jan. 16

Sandhills-Thedford Wrestling Invitational
Team Scores
1. Southwest, 138; 2. Sutherland, 126; 3. Mullen, 99; 4. Twin Loup, 86; 5. North Central, 76.5; 6. Ansley-Litchfield, 71; 7. Sandhills-Thedford, 55; 8. Anselmo-Merna, 51; 9. Central Valley, 47; 10. Tie between Hemingford and Medicine Valley, 41; 12. North Platte St. Patrick’s, 37; 13. Elgin-Elgin Pope John, 33; 14. Cambridge, 32; 15. Sandhills Valley, 26; 16. Hyannis, 23; 17. Sioux County, 0.

North Central (76.5)

106 – Tristen Krueger (2-2, fourth): WBF over Carter Haesler, MUL, :20; LBD to Nolan Osborn, TL, 8-6; WBTF over Owen Hartman, A-L, 15-0; LBD to Tristan Olson, A-M, 4-0.

120 – Gavin Prewitt (2-2, fourth): WBF over Gavin Hammond, SW, 1:50; LBF to Dayton Gipe, SV, :38; WBF over Wyatt Olson, TL, 1:32; LBMD to Ethan Kipp, TL, 16-5.

126 – Zach Dickau (3-0, champion): WBF over Braden Powell, SV, 1:38; WBF over Bo Pokorny, CV, 1:40; WBD over Jacob Kerns, SW, 8-4.

132 – Thomas Klemesrud (3-1, second): WBF over Dax Connick, NPSP, :56; WBF over Conner Weekly, SV, :50; WBD over Kyle Durfee, MUL, 5-3; LBF to Jon Peterka, SUTH, 3:33.

152 – Levi Lewis (2-1, second): WBF over Donovan Burns, CV, 2:45; WBF over Spencer DeNaeyer, MUL, 2:44; LBD to Matt VanPelt, SW, 4-1.

182 – Beau Kaufman (0-2): LBF to Reece Zutavern, S-T, :50; LBF to Garett Schneider, TL, :22.

Area Girls Basketball Scores
O’Neill 65, Creighton 25
Ogallala 48, Valentine 30
CWC 74, O’Neill St. Mary’s 36
Elgin Public/Pope John 58, Winside 17
Elkhorn Valley 55, Bloomfield 37
Neligh-Oakdale 51, Madison 24
Centura 46, Cozad 39
Minden 38, McCook 30

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Ogallala 86, Valentine 32
Creighton 53, O’Neill 47
O’Neill St. Mary’s 63, CWC 17
Bloomfield 60, Elkhorn Valley 58
Neligh-Oakdale 58, Madison 55
Elgin Public/Pope John 53, Winside 21
Centura 64, Cozad 47
McCook 71, Minden 49

Friday, Jan. 15

West Holt Wrestling Invitational
Team Scores
1. O’Neill, 183.5; 2. Burke/Gregory, S.D., 171.5; 3. Neligh-Oakdale, 131.5; 4. Burwell, 101; 5. Summerland, 74; 6. Ainsworth, 51; 7. West Holt, 46.

Championship Matches

106 – John Alden, O’N, WBF over Carson Whitesel, N-O, 5:22.

113 – Jackson Bauld, B-G, WBF over Braydon Olson, WH, 2:25.

120 – Joseph Yates, O’N, WBTF over Kegan Payne, N-O, 20-5.

126 – Owen Hansen, B-G, WBTF over Hayes Jensen, BUR, 23-8.

132 – Ty Rainforth, O’N, WBMD over Brock Kester, N-O, 12-3.

138 – Caleb Davis, WH, WBF over Carson Peck, B-G, 4:13.

145 – Brady Thompson, O’N, WBMD over Jordan Vosika, B-G, 9-1.

152 – Rylan Peck, B-G, WBD over Levi Drueke, O’N, 6-1.

160 – Aiden Kuester, N-O, WBF over Fabian Acevado, O’N, 5:54.

170 – Tucker Even, B-G, WBF over Conor Dempsey, N-O, 5:52.

182 – Jace Ostrom, BUR, WBF over Caleb Payne, N-O, 1:09.

195 – (Neligh-Oakdale) 11-5, Sr. (Fall 1:09)

Korbyn Grenier (O`Neill) 9-12, Jr. over Philip Panning (West Holt) 2-10, So. (Fall 1:05)

195 – Alex Gideon, BUR, WBF Taron Serr, B-G, :55.

220 – Rhoss Oliver, B-G, WBF over Wyatt Chipps, SUM, 1:14.

285 – Hunter Mayfield, BUR, won by injury default over Logan Mueller, SUM, 2:08.

Ainsworth (51)

113 – Zach Parker (1-2): LBF to Braydon Olson, WH, 5:47; LBF to Jackson Bauld, B-G, :54; WBD over Ashten Burival, O’N, 10-9.

120 – Corbin Swanson (1-2): LBF to Kegan Payne, N-O, 5:33; WBF over Peyton Yates, O’N, :53; LBF to Cody Booth, N-O, 3:00.

126 – Landon Holloway (1-2): WBF over Alex Thiele, SUM, 4:32; LBF to Owen Hansen, B-G, :43; LBF to Griffin Claussen, N-O, 1:40.

138 – Caden Swanson (3-1, third): WBD over Ashton Higgins, N-O, 9-8; LBD to Caleb Davis, WH, 8-4; WBD over Eli Thiele, SUM, 5-2; WBF over Kullen Cartella, O’N, 1:47.

145 – Kaleab Zorkowski (1-2): LBF to Brady Thompson, O’N, 1:48; WBF over Spencer Kester, SUM, 2:26; LBF to Jhett Eklund, B-G, :23.

152 – Riggin Blumenstock (0-2): LBF to Levi Drueke, O’N, 1:39; LBF to Cody Mayfield, BUR, :43.

170 – Isaac Hood (2-2, fourth): WBF over Hagen Hodges, BUR, 1:05; LBF to Tucker Even, B-G, 2:52; WBF over Kendrick Schroeder, SUM, 3:46; LBD to Servando Gonzalez, O’N, 3-2.

285 – Braxton Jefferis (0-3): LBF to Hunter Mayfield, BUR, 2:33; LBF to Logan Mueller, SUM, 1:27; LBD to Tucker Shabram, O’N, 3-2.

West Holt (46)

113 – Braydon Olson (2-1, second): WBF over Zach Parker, AHS, 5:47; WBD over Ashten Burival, O’N, 7-1; LBF to Jackson Bauld, B-G, 2:25.

126 – Asher McCart (0-2): LBF Owen Hansen, B-G, :38; LBF to Alex Thiele, SUM, 2:09.

138 – Caleb Davis (4-0, champion): WBF over Jose Trejo, O’N, 2:42; WBD over Gentry Bartling, B-G, 10-7; WBD over Caden Swanson, AHS, 8-4; WBF over Carson Peck, B-G, 4:13.

152 – Isaac Pistulka (1-2): WBD over Cody Mayfield, BUR, 10-4; LBF to Levi Drueke, O’N, :48; LBMD to Mason Hood, B-G, 14-0.

182 – Philip Panning (0-3): LBF to Jace Ostrom, BUR, :27; LBF to Caleb Payne, N-O, :50; LBF to Korbyn Grenier, O’N, 1:05.

Area Girls Basketball Scores
North Central 55, Twin Loup 20
Elgin Public/Pope John 58, Stuart 39
Sandhills/Thedford 67, Sandhills Valley 51
Hershey 55, Valentine 32
CWC 65, Boyd County 41
Wood River 54, Broken Bow 47
Chase County 50, Gothenburg 38
Sidney 49, Ogallala 39
Hastings 47, McCook 26

Area Boys Basketball Scores
North Central 48, Twin Loup 27
Elgin Public/Pope John 55, Stuart 39
Hershey 51, Valentine 34
Boyd County 60, CWC 20
Wood River 59, Broken Bow 34
Chase County 59, Gothenburg 52
Ogallala 74, Sidney 48
Hastings 48, McCook 40

Thursday, Jan. 14

Area Girls Basketball Scores
O’Neill 52, Ainsworth 32
North Central 51, West Holt 30
Anselmo-Merna 61, Sandhills/Thedford 46
Summerland 55, O’Neill St. Mary’s 35
Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 58, Neligh-Oakdale 38
Broken Bow 67, Kearney Catholic 49
Gothenburg 49, Cozad 17
Hastings St. Cecilia 57, Minden 22

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 60, O’Neill 57
West Holt 56, North Central 50
Sandhills/Thedford 43, Anselmo-Merna 39
O’Neill St. Mary’s 68, Summerland 27
Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 70, Neligh-Oakdale 29
Kearney Catholic 58, Broken Bow 34
Gothenburg 51, Cozad 38
Hastings St. Cecilia 62, Minden 38

Tuesday, Jan. 12

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 56, Boyd County 43
CWC 64, Stuart 35
Cody-Kilgore 61, Valentine 44
O’Neill St. Mary’s 55, Bloomfield 46
Summerland 54, Creighton 34
Elkhorn Valley 47, Stanton 42
Fullerton 45, Elgin Public/Pope John 39
Osmond 52, Neligh-Oakdale 29
Ravenna 45, Minden 42
Scottsbluff 64, Ogallala 35

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 51, Boyd County 40
Stuart 72, CWC 19
West Holt 47, Crofton 41
O’Neill St. Mary’s 65, Bloomfield 29
Creighton 65, Summerland 45
Elkhorn Valley 57, Stanton 54
Fullerton 69, Elgin Public/Pope John 64
Osmond 48, Neligh-Oakdale 28
Ravenna 54, Minden 53
Scottsbluff 64, Ogallala 56

Saturday, Jan. 9

Nebraska Girls Basketball Showcase at Broken Bow
Malcolm 33, North Central 32 in overtime
Hastings Adams Central 48, Pleasanton 46
Mullen 44, Louisville 27
Broken Bow 50, Oakland-Craig 37

Other Area Girls Basketball Scores
Neligh-Oakdale 58, Stuart 47
Elkhorn Valley 48, West Holt 40
Minden 47, Valentine 39
Anselmo-Merna 48, O’Neill St. Mary’s 44
CWC 56, Ord 38
Osmond 58, Niobrara/Verdigre 43
Gothenburg 41, Centura 32
North Platte St. Patrick’s 45, Cozad 22
Sidney 67, McCook 36

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Neligh-Oakdale 48, Stuart 39
Elkhorn Valley 46, West Holt 40
Minden 74, Valentine 32
O’Neill St. Mary’s 82, Anselmo-Merna 42
Ord 54, CWC 13
Lutheran High Northeast 60, Niobrara/Verdigre 28
Centura 53, Gothenburg 39
Cozad 48, North Platte St. Patrick’s 45

Friday, Jan. 8

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Minden 69, Ainsworth 60 in overtime
North Central 64, Cody-Kilgore 49
Summerland 43, West Holt 31
Sutherland 42, Sandhills/Thedford 41
Gordon-Rushville 32, Valentine 22
O’Neill 47, Boone Central 23
Elgin Public/Pope John 49, O’Neill St. Mary’s 34
CWC 68, Spalding Academy 10
Broken Bow 30, Holdrege 18
Gothenburg 54, McCook 38
Ogallala 41, Cozad 31

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Minden 66, Ainsworth 54
North Central 44, Cody-Kilgore 14
West Holt 48, Summerland 47
Sandhills/Thedford 44, Sutherland 26
Boone Central 73, O’Neill 56
Spalding Academy 51, CWC 23
Neligh-Oakdale 49, Plainview 25
Broken Bow 58, Holdrege 49
McCook 55, Gothenburg 50

Ainsworth results from Burwell Dual Wrestling Tournament
Match #1
Ravenna defeated Ainsworth 58-21
285 – Thomas Psota (Ravenna) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
106 – Garrett Wedemeyer (Ravenna) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
113 – Zach Parker (Ainsworth) over Shavannah Douglas (Ravenna) Fall 1:43
120 – Clayton Wedemeyer (Ravenna) over Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) Fall 1:11
126 – Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) over Carter Jasnoch (Ravenna) Fall 5:17
132 – Caden Larsen (Ravenna) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
138 – Hunter Douglas (Ravenna) over Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) Maj 18-4
145 – Samuel King (Ravenna) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
152 – Riggin Blumenstock (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
160 – Payton Reisbeck (Ravenna) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
170 – Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) over Owen Woodward (Ravenna) Dec 8-4
182 – Jesse Drahota (Ravenna) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
195 – Devin Fisher (Ravenna) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
220 – Tristen Ruzicka (Ravenna) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

Match #2
Burwell defeated Ainsworth 45-21
120 – Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) over Triston Moses (Burwell) Fall 1:17
126 – Hayes Jensen (Burwell) over Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) Dec 5-2
132 – Colten Dawe (Burwell) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
138 – Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) over Cooper Phillipps (Burwell) Fall 3:03
145 – Double Forfeit
152 – Cody Mayfield (Burwell) over Riggin Blumenstock (Ainsworth) Fall 1:28
160 – Emmet Wentworth (Burwell) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
170 – Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) over Hagen Hodges (Burwell) Dec 7-5
182 – Jace Ostrom (Burwell) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
195 – Alex Gideon (Burwell) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
220 – Tyler Dawe (Burwell) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
285 – Hunter Mayfield (Burwell) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
106 – Double Forfeit
113 – Zach Parker (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

Match #3
Ainsworth defeated Grand Island Central Catholic 30-15
120 – Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
126 – Moriah Beel (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
132 – Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) over Sam Mueller (Grand Island Central Catholic) Fall 3:18
138 – Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) over Kain Florence (Grand Island Central Catholic) Fall 3:28
145 – Double Forfeit
152 – Connor Johnson (Grand Island Central Catholic) over Riggin Blumenstock (Ainsworth) Dec 7-4
160 – Double Forfeit
170 – Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) over Hunter Borges (Grand Island Central Catholic) Fall 0:57
182 – Barret Obermiller-Snyder (Grand Island Central Catholic) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
195 – Double Forfeit
220 – Double Forfeit
285 – Double Forfeit
106 – Double Forfeit
113 – Jackson Farias (Grand Island Central Catholic) over Zach Parker (Ainsworth) Fall 1:24

Match #4
Arcadia-Loup City defeated Ainsworth 48-30
126 – Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) over Kaden Reeves (Arcadia-Loup City) Fall 2:21
132 – Moriah Beel (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
138 – Logan Gregory (Arcadia-Loup City) over Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) Fall 2:50
145 – Jaxson Kusek (Arcadia-Loup City) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
152 – Tryon Calleroz (Arcadia-Loup City) over Riggin Blumenstock (Ainsworth) Fall 0:27
160 – Chase Stieb (Arcadia-Loup City) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
170 – Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) over Ethan Krzycki (Arcadia-Loup City) Fall 1:53
182 – Brandon Placzek (Arcadia-Loup City) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
195 – Jacob Kuszak (Arcadia-Loup City) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
220 – Cameron Russell (Arcadia-Loup City) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
285 – Liam Heil (Arcadia-Loup City) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
106 – Double Forfeit
113 – Zach Parker (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
120 – Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) over Ty Greenland (Arcadia-Loup City) Fall 3:16

Match 5
Ainsworth defeated Wood River 30-30 (Tie Breaker: forfeits: 2.0 vs. 3.0)
138 – Dylan Ancheta (Wood River) over Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) Fall 2:28
145 – Mila Pozehl (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
152 – Carson Thompson (Wood River) over Riggin Blumenstock (Ainsworth) Fall 0:22
160 – Double Forfeit
170 – Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) over Gunnar Lacey (Wood River) Fall 0:55
182 – Double Forfeit
195 – Eli English (Wood River) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
220 – Ethan Mead (Wood River) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
285 – Double Forfeit
106 – Double Forfeit
113 – Zach Parker (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
120 – Riley Waddington (Wood River) over Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) Fall 3:29
126 – Moriah Beel (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf
132 – Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) over Nate Tillman (Wood River) Fall 1:40

Thursday, Jan. 7

Area Girls Basketball Scores
North Central 58, Summerland 37
Stuart 42, Boyd County 32
Ogallala 69, Bridgeport 63

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Summerland 46, North Central 39
Stuart 49, Boyd County 29
Sandhills/Thedford 46, South Loup (Callaway/Arnold) 37
Wausa 64, Niobrara/Verdigre 58
Bridgeport 44, Ogallala 41

Tuesday, Jan. 5

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Ainsworth 42, Burwell 30
Creighton 40, Stuart 29
O’Neill 54, Winnebago 33
CWC 58, Twin Loup 24
Summerland 62, Plainview 49
Elgin Public/Pope John 81, Spalding Academy 11
Niobrara/Verdigre 56, Neligh-Oakdale 39
Broken Bow 65, McCook 24
Ord 69, Cozad 50
Crofton 57, Ponca 46

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Burwell 70, Ainsworth 52
O’Neill 69, Winnebago 47
Twin Loup 47, CWC 22
Summerland 61, Plainview 57
Elgin Public/Pope John 53, Spalding Academy 51

Saturday, Jan. 2

Pleasanton Wrestling Invitational
Team Scores

  1. Ravenna, 176; 2. Twin Loup, 159; 3. Hitchcock County, 101; 4. Arapahoe, 98; 5. Elm Creek, 85; 6. Perkins County, 77; 7. Central Valley, 54; 8. Franklin, 52; 9. Sandhills Valley, 51; 10. Ainsworth, 46.5; 11. Kenesaw, 40; 12. Fullerton, 35; 13. Pleasanton, 31; 14. Shelton, 28; 15. Overton, 16; 16. Riverside, 9; 17. Tie between Harvard and O’Neill St. Mary’s, 0.

Ainsworth (46.5)

113 – Zach Parker (0-2): LBF to Grant Haussermann, FRAN, :36; LBF to Wayne Lee, ARAP, 4:10.

120 – Corbin Swanson (4-1, fourth): WBF over Beckham Lewis, EC, 1:16; LBF to Ethan Kipp, TL, 2:30; WBF over Brock Fletcher, KEN, :45; WBF over Mason Toner, PC, 3:56; WBD over Hector Estrada, TL, 11-4; unable to wrestle third-place match due to reaching the five-match limit for the day.

126 – Landon Holloway (1-2): LBF to Koby Smith, EC, 1:40; WBF over Braden Powell, SV, 3:24; LBD to Dominic Kyle, OVER, 8-4.

138 – Caden Swanson (2-2): LBF to Colton Pouk, PC, 3:09; WBF over Donald Brown, RIV, :50; WBF over Kirby Smith, FULL, 4:04; LBD to Cinch Kiger, OVER, 8-7.

160 – Ethan Fernau (0-3): LBF to Kade Bottorf, TL, 1:04; LBF to Payton Reisbeck, RAV, 1:06; LBF to Anthony Christofferson, HC, 1:25.

170 – Isaac Hood (2-1, second): WBF over Dylan Pooschke, OVER, 1:10; WBTF over Gabe Trampe, EC, 16-0; LBD to Slate Micheel, TL, 9-2.

Thursday, Dec 31

Area Girls Basketball Scores
O’Neill Holiday Tournament

North Central 42, St. Paul 37

Randolph Holiday Tournament
Third-place game
Stuart 59, Winside 17

Championship
Osmond 45, Randolph 30

Other Girls Scores
Boyd County 52, Bloomfield 49
Elgin/Elgin Pope John 55, Madison 22

Area Boys Basketball Scores
O’Neill Holiday Tournament
St. Paul 70, North Central 27

Randolph Holiday Tournament
Third-place game
Stuart 60, Winside 16

Championship
Osmond 66, Randolph 26

Other Boys Scores
Wausa 56, Boyd County 40
Elgin/Elgin Pope John 52, Riverside 50 in overtime

Wednesday, Dec 30

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Battle Creek Holiday Tournament
Championship
Norfolk Catholic 45, Ainsworth 32

Third-place game
Battle Creek 60, Elkhorn Valley 34

O’Neill Holiday Tournament
O’Neill 55, St. Paul 23

North Central vs. St. Paul postponed to 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31

Stanton Holiday Tournament
Third-place game
Hartington-Newcastle 34, West Holt 32

Championship game
Lutheran High Northeast 55, Stanton 28

Randolph Holiday Tournament Opening Round
Osmond 42, Stuart 37
Randolph 38, Winside 23

Third-place game noon Thursday
Stuart vs. Winside

Championship game 3:30 p.m. Thursday
Osmond vs. Randolph

Other Girls Basketball Scores
Valentine 38, Custer, SD 33 (Tuesday)
Chadron 43, Valentine 19
Boyd County 42, Creighton 35
O’Neill St. Mary’s 58, St. Edward 11
Wisner-Pilger 50, Neligh-Oakdale 39
Broken Bow 48, Adams Central 41
Superior 49, Cozad 35
Gering 55, Gothenburg 50
McCook 59, Chase County 38
Minden 65, Axtell 29

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Battle Creek Holiday Tournament
Third place game
Ainsworth, 56 Elkhorn Valley, 39

Championship game
Norfolk Catholic 61, Battle Creek 54

O’Neill Holiday Tournament
St. Paul 42, O’Neill 33

North Central vs. St. Paul postponed to 2:45 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31

Stanton Holiday Tournament
Third-place game
Hartington-Newcastle 53, West Holt 46

Championship game
Lutheran High Northeast 65, Stanton 37

Randolph Holiday Tournament Opening Round
Osmond 44, Stuart 29
Randolph 64, Winside 25

Third-place game 1:45 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31
Stuart vs. Winside

Championship game 5:15 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31
Randolph vs. Osmond

Other Boys Basketball Scores
Custer, S.D., 68, Valentine 43
Creighton 66, Boyd County 38
O’Neill St. Mary’s 70, Niobrara/Verdigre 31
Summerland 42, CWC 19
Wisner-Pilger 57, Neligh-Oakdale 51
Broken Bow 50, Boone Central 37
Gering 58, Gothenburg 48
McCook 62, Chase County 60 (Tuesday)
Minden 78, Axtell 49
Mitchell 68, McCook 49

Monday, Dec 28

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Battle Creek Holiday Tournament
Ainsworth 55, Battle Creek 37
Norfolk Catholic 55, Elkhorn Valley 30

Third-place game Wednesday, 1 p.m.
Elkhorn Valley vs. Battle Creek

Championship game Wednesday, 4:15 p.m.
Ainsworth vs. Norfolk Catholic

O’Neill Holiday Tournament
O’Neill 52, North Central 39

North Central vs. St. Paul postponed to 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31

Stanton Holiday Tournament
Lutheran High Northeast 48, West Holt 19
Stanton 42, Hartington-Newcastle 29

Third-place game Wednesday, 2 p.m.
West Holt vs. Hartington-Newcastle

Championship game Wednesday, 5:30 p.m.
Stanton vs. Lutheran High Northeast

Other Girls Basketball Scores
Plainview 47, O’Neill St. Mary’s 38
CWC 63, Tri County Northeast 30
Summerland 61, Walthill 14
Wakefield 71, Neligh-Oakdale 44
Elgin Public/Pope John 42, Tekamah-Herman 29
Niobrara/Verdigre 65, St. Edward 21
Broken Bow 61, Alliance 14
Cozad 48, Sandy Creek 23
Minden 57, Loomis 45
McCook 35, Mitchell 25

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Battle Creek Holiday Tournament
Battle Creek 74, Ainsworth 45
Norfolk Catholic 86, Elkhorn Valley 48

Third place game Wednesday, 2:30 p.m.
Ainsworth vs. Elkhorn Valley

Championship game Wednesday, 5:45 p.m.
Norfolk Catholic vs. Battle Creek

O’Neill Holiday Tournament
O’Neill 72, North Central 38

North Central vs. St. Paul postponed to 2:45 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31

Stanton Holiday Tournament
Lutheran High Northeast 50, West Holt 39
Stanton 73, Hartington-Newcastle 60

Third-place game Wednesday, 3:45 p.m.
West Holt vs. Hartington-Newcastle

Championship game Wednesday, 7:15 p.m.
Lutheran High Northeast vs. Stanton

Other Boys Basketball Scores
O’Neill St. Mary’s 76, Plainview 30
Tri County Northeast 71, CWC 19
Walthill 69, Summerland 35
Elgin Public/Pope John 60, Tekamah-Herman 58
Niobrara/Verdigre 55, St. Edward 45
Alliance 57, Broken Bow 47
Central City 66, Cozad 52
Loomis 72, Minden 60
McCook 68, Mitchell 58

Tuesday, Dec 22

Area Girls Basketball Scores
North Central 55, Gregory, S.D., 29
Crofton 63, O’Neill 37
Wood River 71, Cozad 30
Minden 57, Gibbon 16
North Platte St. Patrick’s 57, Ogallala 52

Area Boys Basketball Scores
Gregory, S.D., 76, North Central 43
O’Neill 65, Crofton 36
Cozad 49, Wood River 46

Monday, Dec 21

Area Girls Basketball Scores

Valentine 37, West Holt 30
Creighton 52, Elgin Public/Pope John 44
Niobrara/Verdigre 59, Wausa 50

Area Boys Basketball Scores

West Holt 41, Valentine 26
Creighton 58, Elgin Public/Pope John 55
Niobrara/Verdigre 62, Wausa 53

Saturday, Dec 19

Area Girls Basketball Scores

Ainsworth 47, Cozad 38

Burke, S.D. 61, Stuart 32

Battle Creek 44, West Holt 31

O’Neill 33, Wayne 25

Elgin Public/Pope John 49, Boyd County 24

CWC 68, Central Valley 23

Elkhorn Valley 35, Plainview 30

Creighton 60, Niobrara/Verdigre 42

Broken Bow 44, St. Paul 30

Ogallala 46, Hershey 42

McCook 34, Holdrege 26

 

Area Boys Basketball Scores

Cozad 57, Ainsworth 50

Stuart 40, Burke, S.D., 39

Battle Creek 50, West Holt 35

Wayne 55, O’Neill 43

Elgin Public/Pope John 48, Boyd County 45

Central Valley 56, CWC 27

Elkhorn Valley 45, Plainview 35

Creighton 76, Niobrara/Verdigre 62

St. Paul 50, Broken Bow 44

Ogallala 59, Hershey 53

McCook 67, Holdrege 43

Valentine Dual Wrestling Invitational

Ainsworth Results

Match #1

Gothenburg defeated Ainsworth 63-18

182Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) over Jonah Shimmin (Gothenburg) Fall 2:30

195Zach Smith (Gothenburg) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

220Jacob Olson (Gothenburg) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

285Ethan Libich (Gothenburg) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

106Abel Flores (Gothenburg) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

113Tyler Trumbley (Gothenburg) over Zach Parker (Ainsworth) Fall 3:07

120Ty Kreis (Gothenburg) over Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) Dec 10-4

126Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

132Sawyer Therrien (Gothenburg) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

138Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) over Austen Chestnutt (Gothenburg) Fall 0:56

145Abe Mendez (Gothenburg) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

152Ty Hotz (Gothenburg) over Kaleab Zorkowski (Ainsworth) Fall 4:09

160Brandon Schriner (Gothenburg) over Ethan Fernau (Ainsworth) Fall 1:43

170Jameson Smith (Gothenburg) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

Match #2

Broken Bow defeated Ainsworth 72-10

195Lathan Duda (Broken Bow) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

220Keifer Anderson (Broken Bow) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

285Sawyer Bumgarner (Broken Bow) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

106Chauncey Watson (Broken Bow) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

113Wilson Cucul Tzin (Broken Bow) over Zach Parker (Ainsworth) Fall 0:42

120Treyton Hurlburt (Broken Bow) over Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) Fall 3:57

126Cyrus Wells (Broken Bow) over Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) Fall 1:56

132Schylar Campbell (Broken Bow) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

138Trey Garey (Broken Bow) over Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) Fall 1:19

145Connor Wells (Broken Bow) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

152Jack Myers (Broken Bow) over Kaleab Zorkowski (Ainsworth) Fall 1:43

160Ethan Fernau (Ainsworth) over Layton Lindner (Broken Bow) Maj 13-4

170Max Denson (Broken Bow) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

182Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) over Kaden Powers (Broken Bow) Fall 1:06

Match #3

O`Neill defeated Ainsworth 65-18

220Noah Shabram (O`Neill) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

285Tucker Shabram (O`Neill) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

106John Alden (O`Neill) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

113Brayden Hamm (O`Neill) over Zach Parker (Ainsworth) Fall 3:08

120Joseph Yates (O`Neill) over Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) Fall 0:45

126Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) over Ashten Burival (O`Neill) Fall 0:24

132Ty Rainforth (O`Neill) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

138Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) over Oliver Schluns (O`Neill) Fall 1:19

145Brady Thompson (O`Neill) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

152Levi Drueke (O`Neill) over Kaleab Zorkowski (Ainsworth) Fall 1:01

160Fabian Acevado (O`Neill) over Ethan Fernau (Ainsworth) TF 15-0

170Servando Gonzalez (O`Neill) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

182Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) over Korbyn Grenier (O`Neill) Fall 2:54

195Salvador Rodriguez (O`Neill) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

Match #4

Chadron defeated Ainsworth 42-16

106 – Double Forfeit

113Zach Parker (Ainsworth) over Uzziah Schwartz (Chadron) Maj 10-2

120Braden Underwood (Chadron) over Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) Fall 3:47

126Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

132Dewey McMann (Chadron) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

138Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) over Fia Rasmussen (Chadron) Fall 0:19

145 – Double Forfeit

152Daniel Wellnitz (Chadron) over Kaleab Zorkowski (Ainsworth) Fall 0:49

160Rhett Cullers (Chadron) over Ethan Fernau (Ainsworth) Fall 0:43

170Sawyer Haag (Chadron) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

182Kade Waggener (Chadron) over Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) Fall 2:37

195 – Double Forfeit

220 – Double Forfeit

285Ryan Bickel (Chadron) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

Match #5

Gordon Rushville defeated Ainsworth 42-24

106 – Double Forfeit

113Sage Krebs (Gordon Rushville) over Zach Parker (Ainsworth) Fall 1:59

120Tucker Banister (Gordon Rushville) over Corbin Swanson (Ainsworth) Fall 1:12

126Traiton Starr (Gordon Rushville) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

132Braxton Hathorn (Gordon Rushville) over Landon Holloway (Ainsworth) Fall 4:41

138Caden Swanson (Ainsworth) over Caleb Heck (Gordon Rushville) Fall 1:10

145Jace Freeseman (Gordon Rushville) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

152Kaleab Zorkowski (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

160Ethan Fernau (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

170Taylon Pascoe (Gordon Rushville) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

182Isaac Hood (Ainsworth) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

195 – Double Forfeit

220 – Double Forfeit

285Jacob Kiever (Gordon Rushville) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

Osmond Wrestling Invitational

Team Scores

  1. Pierce, 247; 2. West Point-Beemer, 216.5; 3. West Holt, 146; 4. Wakefield, 126; 5. North Central, 125; 6. Norfolk JV, 122; 7. Battle Creek, 89; 8. Ponca, 87; 9. Madison, 67; 10. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 60; 11. Lutheran High Northeast, 56; 12. Creighton, 39; 13. Osmond, 28; 14. Niobrara-Verdigre, 27.

Championship Matches

106 – Edward Pena, WPB, WBF over Afftynn Stusse, BC, 5:45.

113 – Braydon Olson, WH, WBF over Tyler Gleason, STM, 3:10.

120 – Isaiah Adams, PIER, WBD over Gavin Prewitt, NC, 5-1.

126 – Brock Bolling, PIER, WBD over Zach Dickau, NC, 2-1.

132 – Thomas Klemesrud, NC, WBF over Caleb Chase, WAKE, :51.

138 – Blake Bolling, PIER, WBD over Channing Ogden, WH, 6-0.

145 – Caleb Davis, WH, WBF over Gabriel Lamprecht, WAKE, 4:34.

152 – Isaac Pistulka, WH, WBD over Ty Kaup, WPB, 11-6.

160 – Ashton Schweitzer, PIER, WBF over Aiden Cook, PON, 1:43.

170 – Michael Kruntorad, PIER, WBF over Sam Vortherms, CREI, 4:54.

182 – Zander Schweitzer, PIER, WBF over Zachary Paasch, WPB, 1:05.

195 – Matt Logue, PON, WBD over Cooper Colson, WPB, 5-2.

220 – Jazper Ames, LHN, WBF over Joe Rodriquez, WPB, 1:22.

285 – Kolby Johnson, MAD, WBF over Parker Arnold, NORF, 4:43.

North Central (125)

106 – Tristen Krueger (3-2, third): WBF over Samuel Chase, WAKE, 2:32; WBF over Robert Aschoff, OSM, 5:44; LBD to Edward Pena, WPB, 7-1; WBF over Grant Sprakel, PON, 2:59; LBD to Afftynn Stusse, BC, 7-6.

120 – Gavin Prewitt (1-1, second): WBF over Eddy Pedraza, MAD, 3:10; LBD to Isaiah Adams, PIER, 5-1.

126 – Zach Dickau (3-1, second): WBF over Asher McCart, WH, 2:00; WBF over Dagoberto Gastelum, MAD, 2:35; WBF over Anthony Ruiz, NORF, 1:24; LBD to Brock Bolling, PIER, 2-1.

132 – Thomas Klemesrud (4-0, champion): WBF over Jamisson Evert, WPB, 1:14; WBF over Ethan Dohmen, PIER, 1:13; WBF over Hunter Beacom, OSM, 2:44; WBF over Caleb Chase, WAKE, :51.

138 – Benjamin Klemesrud (4-1, third): WBF over Alonso Garzoria, MAD, :41; WBF over Sam Taylor, PON, 5:41; WBF over Ryan Woitaszewski, WPB, 2:56; LBMD to Blake Bolling, PIER, 9-0; WBF over Brooks Reiman, NORF, 1:33.

182 – Beau Kaufman (0-4): LBF to Gavin Chohon, N-V, 1:07; LBF to Zander Schweitzer, PIER, :27; LBF to Zachary Paasch, WPB, :24; LBF to Philip Panning, WH, 2:26.

West Holt (146)

113 – Braydon Olson (4-0, champion): WBF over Tyler Gleason, STM, 3:10; WBF over Zakary Abler, PIER, 1:35; WBF over Chris Estrada, MAD, 1:52; WBF over Kristopher Pena, WPB, 1:25.

126 – Asher McCart (1-3): LBF to Zach Dickau, NC, 2:00; LBF to Anthony Ruiz, NORF, 3:07; WBF over Dagoberto Gastelum, MAD, 2:12; LBF to Alex Borboya, WPB, 2:00.

138 – Channing Ogden (4-1, second): WBF over Franco Tapia, WAKE, 1:54; WBF over AJ Olson, WH, 2:43; WBF over Dakota Hoffmann, BC, :43; WBF over Brooks Reiman, NORF, 1:59; LBD to Blake Bolling, PIER, 6-0.

138 – AJ Olson (1-4): LBF to Brooks Reiman, NORF, 1:37; LBF to Channing Ogden, WH, 2:43; WBF over Franco Tapia, WAKE, 2:00; LBF to Dakota Hoffmann, BC, 2:36; LBF to Ryan Woitaszewski, WPB, 1:35.

145 – Caleb Davis (5-0, champion): WBF over Christian Rivera, WPB, 1:50; WBMD over Will Schmitz, STM, 17-6; WBF over Espen Borer, NORF, 5:47; WBF over Gabriel Lamprecht, WAKE, 4:34; WBF over Kevin Rodriguez, MAD, 5:21.

152 – Isaac Pistulka (4-0, champion): WBF over Aiden Gnat, PIER, 3:56; WBF over Ronnie Ramirez, WAKE, :31; WBF over Cesar Martinez, NORF, 1:31; WBD over Ty Kaup, WPB, 11-6.

182 – Philip Panning (1-3): LBF to Zachary Paasch, WPB, :54; LBF to Gavin Chohon, N-V, 3:38; WBF over Beau Kaufman, NC, 2:26; LBF to Zander Schweitzer, PIER, :53.

195 – Garrett Kaup (0-4): LBTF to Matt Logue, PON, 17-2; LBF to Joel Mercado, NORF, 1:01; LBF to Colton Fritz, PIER, :09; LBF to Cooper Colson, WPB, :10.

Friday, Dec 18

Area Girls Basketball Scores
Broken Bow 62, Ainsworth 48

North Central 49, St. Mary’s 34

Elkhorn Valley 54, Stuart 39

Hartington Cedar Catholic 52, West Holt 27

Ansley-Litchfield 48, Sandhills/Thedford 35

O’Neill 56, Battle Creek 50

Boyd County 51, Riverside 33

Bloomfield 53, Neligh-Oakdale 38

Holdrege 24, Gothenburg 21

Gering 49, Ogallala 38

 

Area Boys Basketball Scores

Broken Bow 73, Ainsworth 49

St. Mary’s 71, North Central 49

Stuart 49, Elkhorn Valley 48

Ansley-Litchfield 54, Sandhills/Thedford 29

Riverside 57, Boyd County 43

Neligh-Oakdale 60, Bloomfield 40

Holdrege 57, Gothenburg 45

Ogallala 79, Gering 50

Thursday, Dec 17

Each year the Nebraska School Activities Association and the Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association recognize students who have been nominated by their schools, based on their individual academic excellence, leadership and significant contributions made to their NSAA activity.

A total of 2,531 student-athletes were named Academic All-State by the NSAA for the fall season.

Area students named Academic All-State by the NSAA and NCPA are:

Ainsworth

Benjamin Flynn and Tylan Schlueter in boys cross county, CeeAnna Beel and Molly Salzman in girls cross country, Caleb Allen and Logan Hafer in football, Haley Schroedl and Allison Taylor in girls golf, Alyssa Erthum and Brandt Murphy in play production, and Cameryn Goochey and Elizabeth Wilkins in volleyball.

Keya Paha County

Daisy Frick in girls cross country, Ryan Painter in football, and Adyson Linse in volleyball.

Rock County

Mariah Ost in girls cross country, Dolan Pospichal in football, Brooklyn Buell and Hannah Keller in play production, and Brooklyn Buell in volleyball.

Stuart

Katilynn Kaup in girls cross country, Wade Paxton and Cameron Sattler in football, Jason Fahrenholz and Alyssa King in play production, and Taya Schmaderer and Lexi Schroder in volleyball.

West Holt

Tyler Jelinek and Aaron Kraus in boys cross country, Brianna Rentschler in girls cross country, Jaxson Cadwallader and Javin Klabenes in football, Reghan Kerkman and Jordyn Liable in girls golf, Kamry Neptune and Haley Peek in play production, and Kamry Neptune and Haley Peek in volleyball.

Valentine

MaKenzie Long and Grace Maunu in girls cross country, Ryan Okief and Christopher Williams in football, Becca McGinley and Shauna Radant in girls golf, Hanna Fischer and Calvin Stoeger in play production, and Lindsey Boes and Haley Hesse in volleyball.

Boyd County

BraydenAlmgren in boys cross country, Jenny Goesch in girls cross country, and Lauryn Hoffman in volleyball.

Sandhills

Matthew Dailey and Reed McFadden in football, and Madison Marten in volleyball.

Tuesday, Dec 15

Area Girls Basketball Scores

Ainsworth 40, Valentine 37

North Central 47, Burke, S.D. 14

Summerland 54, Stuart 34

Chambers/Wheeler Central 67, West Holt 20

O’Neill 48, Pierce 39

Neligh-Oakdale 69, O’Neill St. Mary’s 64 (OT)

Elgin Public/Pope John 62, Elkhorn Valley 44

Minden 64, Central City 31

McCook 60, Cozad 34

Area Boys Basketball Scores

Ainsworth 55, Valentine 43

Burke, S.D., 53, North Central 43

Stuart 66, Summerland 45

West Holt 55, Chambers/Wheeler Central 18

Pierce 69, O’Neill 37
O’Neill St. Mary’s 67, Neligh-Oakdale 33

Elkhorn Valley 59, Elgin Public/Pope John 57 (OT)

Central City 69, Minden 55

Saturday, Dec 12

Anselmo-Merna Wrestling Invitational

Team Scores

  1. Grand Island JV, 171.5; 2. Ravenna, 161; 3. Twin Loup, 115; 4. Anselmo-Merna, 104; 5 Tie between Sumner-Eddyville-Miller and Arcadia-Loup City, 94; 7. North Central, 86; 8. Elm Creek, 77; 9. Lexington JV, 42; 10. Sandhills-Thedford, 40; 11. South Loup, 29; 12. Tie between Hyannis and Paxton, 0.

Championship Matches

106 – Nolan Osborn, TL, WBD over Coben Colson, GI, 4-0.

113 – Jason Perez, GI, WBD over Clark Padrnos, SEM, 4-0.

120 – Clayton Wedemeyer, RAV, WBD over Jaxon Smith, EC, 6-4.

126 – Zach Dickau, NC, WBD over Koby Smith, EC, 4-3 in overtime.

132 – Thomas Klemesrud, NC, WBF over Jadon Wells, A-M, 1:25.

138 – Bryce Schmidt, A-M, WBF over Ben Klemesrud, NC, 1:42.

145 – Quenton Ackley, RAV, WBF over Tyce Porter, A-M, :47.

152 – Tryon Calleroz, A-LC, WBD over Xavier Perez, EC, 7-0.

160 – Chase Stieb, A-LC, WBF over Payton Reisbeck, RAV, 2:00.

170 – Slate Micheel, TL, WBF over Ethan Krzycki. A-LC, 5:07.

182 – Jesse Drahota, RAV, WBF over Casey Reis, GI, :38.

195 – Sid Miller, A-M, WBF over Devin Fisher, RAV, 3:39.

220 – Reed McFadden, S-T, WBF over Aaron Hernandez, SEM, :55.

285 – Brayton Branic, S-T, WBF over Brendon Hall, SEM, 1:03.

North Central (86)

106 – Tristen Krueger (3-2, fourth): LBD to Garrett Wedemeyer, RAV, 11-4; WBF over Ulices Caldera, LEX, 4:01; WBF over Gilberto Calmo, LEX, 4:59; WBD over Tristan Olson, A-M, 9-2; LBD to Garrett Wedemeyer, RAV, 9-3.

126 – Zach Dickau (3-0, champion): WBF over Stetson Matteson, HYA, 1:17; WBF over Ethan Atkins, SEM, 2:39; WBD over Koby Smith, EC, 4-3 in overtime.

126 – Gavin Prewitt (1-2): LBF to Carter Jasnoch, RAV, 3:12; WBF over Arturo Lopez, LEX, 3:55; LBF to Cristian Cortez, GI, :22.

132 – Thomas Klemesrud (4-0, champion): WBF over Brett Hervert, RAV, :44; WBF over Dane Arrants, GI, 5:21; WBF over Christian Rodriguez, LEX, 2:00; WBF over Jadon Wells, A-M, 1:25.

132 – Ethan Dickau (0-2): LBF to Garrett Keith, TL, :19; LBF to Dane Arrants, GI, :31.

138 – Benjamin Klemesrud (2-1, second): WBF over Guy Bitz, RAV, 1:11; WBF over Reece Jones, SEM, 3:14; LBF to Bryce Schmidt, A-M, 1:42.

182 – Beau Kaufman (1-2): LBMD to Sebastian Younes, A-M, 16-5; WBF over Theron Cole, RAV, 1:24; LBF to Garett Schneider, TL, :27.

Gregory, S.D., Wrestling Invitational

Team Scores

  1. Winner, S.D., 163.5; 2. Bon Homme, S.D., 148; 3. Burke-Gregory, S.D., 134; 4. Wessington Springs, S.D., 114; 5. Miller/Highmore, S.D., 101; 6. Custer, S.D., 99; 7. Lyman, S.D., 75; 8. Viborg-Hurley, S.D., 37; 9. Marion-Freeman, S.D., 21; 10. West Holt, 16; 11. Andes Central, 0.

West Holt (16)

113 – Braydon Olson (0-2): LBF to Karson Keiser, WIN, :45; LBMD to Keaton Prehiem, MAR, 11-2.

113 – Nathaniel Nelson (0-2): LBF to Kellan Hurd, MIL, :54; LBF to Hunter Collins, LYM, 2:53.

126 – Asher McCart (0-2): LBF to Owen Hansen, B-G, :44; LBF to Kellen Griffith, LYM, :38.

138 – Channing Ogden (3-1, fourth): LBF to Gentry Bartling, B-G, 3:50; won by forfeit over Foriet, B-G; WBF over Wyatt Huber, VIB, 2:59; WBD over Jaymison Bjorum, BH, 8-4; no contest in the third place match against Tyler Spencer, B-G.

145 – Caleb Davis (1-2): LBF to Jhett Eklund, B-G, 5:28; WBF over Tim Epp, MAR, 1:49; LBD to Ryder Rowland, MIL, 6-4.

152 – Isaac Pistulka (0-2): LBF to Tyrus Bietz, BH, 1:50; LBMD to Mason Hood, B-G, 13-0.

195 – Garrett Kaup (0-2): LBF to Stetson Shelbourn, WIN, :35; LBF to Zayne Severyn, CUS, :51.

Area Girls Basketball Scores

North Central 60, Sandhills/Thedford 13

Cody-Kilgore 49, Stuart 29

Burwell 41, West Holt 37

Valentine 36, Cozad 34

Summerland 49, Boyd County 37

CWC 69, Elkhorn Valley 39

Elgin Public/Pope John 55, Wausa 34

Broken Bow 49, Minden 34

Gothenburg 46, Perkins County 16

Chase County 55, Ogallala 39

Area Boys Basketball Scores

Sandhills/Thedford 53, North Central 50

Stuart 67, Cody-Kilgore 16

Burwell 59, West Holt 40

Cozad 46, Valentine 43

Elkhorn Valley 50, CWC 27

Elgin Public/Pope John 54, Wausa 43

Niobrara/Verdigre 33, Bloomfield 30

Broken Bow 61, Minden 38
Gothenburg 84, Perkins County 66

Ogallala 68, Chase County 58

Friday, Dec 11

Twin Loup Wrestling Invitational

Team Scores

  1. Twin Loup, 147.5; 2. North Platte, 108; 3. Broken Bow, 99; 4. Neligh-Oakdale, 86; 5. Cambridge, 79; 6. Hi-Line, 74; 7. South Loup, 68; 8. Ainsworth, 43; 9. Niobrara-Verdigre, 7.

Championship Matches

106 – Nolan Osborn, TL, WBF over Cayden Hilding, NP, 2:33.

113 – Dalton Garey, BB, WBF over Carson Whitesel, N-O, 3:08.

120 – Logan Peterson, SL, WBMD over Ethan Kipp, TL, 18-5.

126 – Drue Huntsman, NP, WBF over Drake Miles, NP, 3:19.

132 – Tallen Harrold, BB, WBD over Brody Ridder, BB, 6-5.

138 – Brock Little, NP, WBF over Keaton Dowse, TL, :45.

145 – Shawn Quandt, TL, WBD over Haedyn Brauer, NP, 6-2.

152 – Archer Grint, TL, WBF over Eli Hernandez, NP, :58.

160 – Aiden Kuester, N-O, WBF over Brycen Woodward, BB, :22.

170 – Slate Micheel, TL, WBF over Rio Remund, SL, :54.

182 – Conner Schutz, HL, WBF over Isaac Hood, AHS, 1:13.

195 – Bobby Evans, CAM, WBMD over Dawson Kaup, N-O, 11-2.

220 – Julien Grindle, CAM, WBF over Drew Knoerzer, HL, 1:02.

285 – Sawyer Bumgarner, BB, WBF over Nicholas Spradlin, NP, :40.

Ainsworth (43)

120 – Corbin Swanson (3-1, third): WBD over Aiden Shutts, HL, 8-2; LBMD to Logan Peterson, SL, 17-3; WBF over Zach Parker, AHS, :59; WBD over Aiden Shutts, HL, 6-2.

120 – Zach Parker (0-2): LBF Treyton Hurlburt, BB, :27; LBF to Corbin Swanson, AHS, :59.

132 – Landon Holloway (0-2): LBD to Tallen Harrold, BB, 12-6; LBMD to Carson Mason, SL, 10-2.

145 – Caden Swanson (3-1, third): LBF to Colby Streit, SL, 3:39; WBF over Ashton Higgins, N-O, 2:35; WBF over Talon Crago, SL, 2:01; WBF over Adam Corbett, CAM, 3:59.

182 – Isaac Hood (1-1, second): WBF over Wyatt Ervin, CAM, 1:08; LBF to Conner Schutz, HL, 1:13.

Area Girls Basketball Scores

Ainsworth 64, West Holt 48

Stuart 50, Twin Loup 34

O’Neill 54, Hartington Cedar Catholic 46

O’Neill St. Mary’s 64, Spalding Academy 9

Summerland 61, Niobrara/Verdigre 58

Elgin Public/Pope John 50, Plainview 44

Creighton 56, Neligh-Oakdale 52

Hershey 46, Cozad 26

Norton, KS 32, McCook 30

Ord 63, Kearney Catholic 23

Area Boys Basketball Scores

Ainsworth 58, West Holt 52

Stuart 52, Twin Loup 30

O’Neill 56, Hartington Cedar Catholic 47

O’Neill St. Mary’s 80, Spalding Academy 35

Neligh-Oakdale 55, Creighton 47
Niobrara/Verdigre 49, Summerland 48

Plainview 65, Elgin Public/Pope John 57

Hershey 43, Cozad 42 (OT)

Norton, KS 57, McCook 29

Kearney Catholic 62, Ord 17

Thursday, Dec 10

Area Girls Basketball Scores

Chambers/Wheeler Central 45, North Central 41

Sandhills/Thedford 47, Wallace 19

Crofton 52, Boyd County 6

Gothenburg 50, Southern Valley 32

Ord 58, Ravenna 39

Area Boys Basketball Scores

Wallace 47, Sandhills/Thedford 39

Crofton 49, Boyd County 40

Southern Valley 41, Gothenburg 28

Tuesday, Dec 8

Area Girls Basketball Scores

Ainsworth 64, Cody-Kilgore 41

Stuart 60, Spalding Academy 21

Ord 64, West Holt 19

Valentine 32, Mullen 28

Boyd County 37, Osmond 32

O’Neill St. Mary’s 58, Niobrara/Verdigre 38

Elkhorn Valley 49, Madison 20

Elgin Public/Pope John 55, Neligh-Oakdale 35
Broken Bow 58, Amherst 33

Minden 60, Lexington 45

Area Boys Basketball Scores

Stuart 78, Spalding Academy 54

West Holt 31, Ord 28

Osmond 44, Boyd County 24

O’Neill St. Mary’s 69, Niobrara/Verdigre 29

Elkhorn Valley 53, Madison 49

Riverside 68, Summerland 35

Neligh-Oakdale 49, Elgin Public/Pope John 42

Santee 56, Harvard 48

Saturday, Dec 5

Mullen Wrestling Invitational

Team Scores

  1. Mullen, 127; 2. Gordon-Rushville, 124; 3. Bridgeport, 111; 4. Hitchcock County, 104; 5. Bayard, 90; 6. North Central, 89; 7. Sandhills-Thedford, 70.5; 8. Brady, 62; 9. North Platte St. Patrick’s, 56; 10. Anselmo-Merna, 49; 11. Leyton, 45; 12. Kimball, 43; 13. Morrill, 39; 14. Minatare, 36; 15. Ainsworth, 27; 16. Hyannis, 26; 17. Hay Springs, 24; 18. Crawford, 20; 19. Sandhills Valley, 8; 20. Banner County, 7; 21. Paxton, 0.

Championship Matches

106 – Jeffery Forsen, MUL, WBF over Tristen Krueger, NC, 1:01.

113 – Eli Paxton, MUL, WBF over Blake Devitt, HC, :54.

120 – Kaleb Christofferson, HC, WBMD over Chase McGrath, BRI, 9-1.

126 – Zach Dickau, NC, WBF over Chase Gracey, MUL, 1:40.

132 – Kyle Durfee, MUL, WBF over James McGinnis, KIM, 1:51.

138 – Jeremy Larson, BRA, WBF over Hunter Deeds, NPSP, 3:40.

145 – Beau Lake, BAY, WBF over Jace Freeseman, G-R, 3:31.

152 – Levi Lewis, NC, WBF over Jose Martinez, MIN, 1:04.

160 – Trevor Widener, BRI, WBF over Kolby Welling, CRAW, :39.

170 – Christian Leonard, BAY, WBMD over Curtis Rittgarn, G-R, 16-4.

182 – Reece Zutavern, S-T, WBD over Haydon Olds, MIN, 3-0.

195 – Sid Miller, A-M, WBD over Justin Schroll, NPSP, 12-5.

220 – Reed McFadden, S-T, WBF over Bryce Seier, MOR, 3:31.

285 – Brayton Branic, S-T, WBF over Colt Rodgers, BRI, 2:21.

Ainsworth (27)

120 – Corbin Swanson (2-3, fourth): WBF over Braden Powell, SV, 4:00; LBF to Kaleb Christofferson, HC, 3:23; LBD to Brock Burry, BAY, 2-0; LBD to Chase McGrath, BRI, 6-4; WBF over Zach Parker, AHS, :49.

120 – Zach Parker (0-5): LBF to Kaleb Christofferson, HC, 2:00; LBF to Brock Burry, BAY, 1:25; LBF to Chase McGrath, BRI, 1:03; LBD to Braden Powell, SV, 14-8; LBF to Corbin Swanson, AHS, :49.

132 – Landon Holloway (2-2): LBF to Mark Bartlett, MOR, 4:59; WBF over Dax Connick, NPSP, 1:00; WBF over Conner Weekly, SV, 3:50; LBF to Zachary Arajo, BAY, 4:40.

145 – Caden Swanson (0-2): LBMD Beau Lake, BAY, 11-1; LBMD to Aydon McDonald, G-R, 9-0.

152 – Kaleab Zorkowski (0-2): LBF to Wyatt Reichenberg, BC, 4:30; LBF to Gaven Nutter, NPSP, 2:01.

160 – Riggin Blumenstock (0-2): LBF to Colton Archibald, G-R, 1:58; LBF to Zane Kreikemeier, A-M, 4:24.

182 – Isaac Hood (3-2): WBF over Theron Miller, BAY, :45; LBTF to Reece Zutavern, S-T, 17-1; WBF over Owen Thorberg, MUL, 1:19; WBF over Curtis Jackson, BRI, :18; LBF to Triston Stearns, BRA, 4:56.

North Central (89)

106 – Tristen Krueger (2-1, second): WBF over Cash Davis, HYA, 4:57; WBF over Jarhett Anderson, HS, 2:53; LBF to Jeffery Forsen, MUL, 1:01.

126 – Zach Dickau (3-0, champion): WBF over Traiton Starr, G-R, 1:21; WBF over Stetson Matteson, HYA, :16; WBF over Chase Gracey, MUL, 1:40.

126 – Ethan Dickau (0-2): LBF to Stetson Matteson, HYA, :53; LBF to Tucker Banister, G-R, 1:54.

132 – Gavin Prewitt (2-2): WBF over Elijah Blake, BRI, 1:13; WBF over Conner Weekly, SV, 4:50; LBF to James McGinnis, KIM, 5:01; LBF to Mark Bartlett, MOR, 4:14.

138 – Thomas Klemesrud (2-2): WBF over Nathan Kollmorgen, HC, 1:55; WBD over Connor Cluff, KIM, 10-8; LBD to Hunter Deeds, NPSP, 8-6; LBF to Brenton Abbott, LEY, 2:42.

145 – Benjamin Klemesrud (1-2): LBD to Ezekial Heaton, HYA, 5-1; WBF over Matthew Phelps, NPSP, 2:05; LBD to Tyce Porter, A-M, 3-2.

152 – Levi Lewis (4-0, champion): WBF over Tanner O`Brien, HC, 5:14; WBF over Kolby Houchin, BAY, :51; WBF over William Costello, G-R, 3:07; WBF over Jose Martinez, MIN, 1:04.

182 – Beau Kaufman (0-2): LBF to Triston Stearns, BRA, :59; LBF to Tayte Thornton, A-M, 4:55.

O’Neill Wrestling Invitational

Team Scores

  1. Chamberlain, S.D., 171; 2. O’Neill, 147; 3. Valentine, 145; 4. Pierce, 106; 5. Battle Creek, 97.5; 6. Neligh-Oakdale, 96; 7. Norfolk Catholic, 89; 8. Boone Central/Newman Grove, 86; 9. West Holt, 18.

Championship Matches

106 – John Alden, O’N, WBF over Afftynn Stusse, BC, :18.

113 – Carson Whitesel, N-O, WBF over Dominic Liess, NC, 1:02.

120 – Cayden Lamb, VAL, WBF over Joseph Yates, O’N, 1:36.

126 – Brock Bolling, PIER, WBD over Dominic Santiago, CHAM, 6-5.

132 – Chris Williams, VAL, WBD over Ty Rainforth, O’N, 7-0.

138 – Gabe Skustad, CHAM, WBD over Brock Kester, N-O, 9-2.

145 – Brady Thompson, O’N, WBD over Jayden Coulter, PIER, 4-0.

152 – Tobin Olson, VAL, WBD over Korbyn Battershaw, BC, 3-2 in overtime.

160 – Aiden Kuester, N-O, WBD over Francisco Mendez, NC, 9-2.

170 – Michael Kruntorad, PIER, WBF over Ashton Schafer, BOONE, 4:00.

182 – Zander Schweitzer, PIER, WBD over Brandon Kollars, NC, 5-2.

195 – Noah Hutmacher, CHAM, WBF over Dawson Kaup, N-O, 3:20.

220 – Taylor Weber, BOONe, WBD over Gunner Ristau, CHAM, 6-4.

285 – Issac Wilcox, NC, won by injury default over Steven Fullerton, VAL, 5:02.

West Holt (18)

113 – Nathaniel Nelson (0-2): LBF to Dylan Parks, O’N, 2:59; LBF to Jaxson Hassler, BC, 2:25.

120 – Braydon Olson (0-3): LBF to Joseph Yates, O’N, :41; LBF to Cayden Lamb, VAL, :45; LBF to Chase Hopkins, CHAM, 2:39.

138 – Channing Ogden (1-2): LBF to Gabe Skustad, CHAM, 1:33; WBF over AJ Olson, WH, 1:49; LBD to Ashton Lurz, VAL, 9-6.

138 – AJ Olson (0-2): LBF to Brock Kester, N-O, 1:32; LBF to Channing Ogden, WH, 1:49.

145 – Caleb Davis (1-2): LBF to Jayden Coulter, PIER, 1:04; WBF over Dakota Hoffmann, BC, 2:58; LBF to Conner Fowler, VAL, 4:03.

152 – Isaac Pistulka (3-2): WBD over Samuel Grape, BOONE, 7-5; LBF to Allan Olander, NC, 2:31; WBF over Jacob Henery, N-O, 2:04; WBF over Aiden Gnat, PIER, 2:42; LBF to Garret Ristau, CHAM, :30.

195 – Garrett Kaup (0-2): LBF to Jaden Jones, PIER, :29; LBF to Javier Hernandez, NC, 2:28.

Area Girls Basketball Scores

Ainsworth 68, Gordon-Rushville 44

McCook 53, Valentine 28

Sandhills/Thedford 33, Twin Loup 28

Boyd County 55, Wausa 48

Archbishop Bergan 59, O’Neill St. Mary’s 37

Ogallala 48, Minden 35

Area Boys Basketball Scores

Gordon-Rushville 64, Ainsworth 36

McCook 91, Valentine 52

Sandhills/Thedford 60, Twin Loup 2

Wausa 48, Boyd County 27

Archbishop Bergan 51, O’Neill St. Mary’s 46

Ogallala 81, Minden 42

Friday, Dec 4

Area Girls Basketball Scores

Ainsworth 45, Ord 42

North Central 60, Burwell 28

Stuart 42, Central Valley 40 in overtime

Creighton 37, West Holt 36

Sandhills/Thedford 41, Maxwell 34
CWC 35, Summerland 31

Elkhorn Valley 41, Neligh-Oakdale 35

Niobrara/Verdigre 56, Elgin Public/Pope John 53

Broken Bow 59, North Platte St. Patrick’s 28

Gothenburg 45, Hershey 26

Lexington 57, Ogallala 51

Chase County 52, McCook 48

Area Boys Basketball Scores

Ord 59, Ainsworth 45

Burwell 57, North Central 40

Central Valley 55, Stuart 52
Creighton 48, West Holt 42

Maxwell 45, Sandhills/Thedford 39

O’Neill St. Mary’s 64, Riverside 36

Neligh-Oakdale 52, Elkhorn Valley 38
Niobrara/Verdigre 54, Elgin Public/Pope John 51

North Platte St. Patrick’s 36, Broken Bow 32
Ogallala 66, Lexington 53

Hershey 43, Gothenburg 27

Chase County 61, McCook 44

Thursday, Dec 3

Area Girls Basketball Scores

North Central 60, Boyd County 22

Stuart 54, Niobrara/Verdigre 46

O’Neill 46, Valentine 26

Summerland 42, Neligh-Oakdale 29

Santee 79, Walthill 38

Broken Bow 52, Arcadia/Loup City 27

Lexington 48, Gothenburg 42

Southern Valley 49, Minden 44

Fullerton 58, Burwell 28

Area Boys Basketball Scores

North Central 50, Boyd County 32

Stuart 58, Niobrara-Verdigre 37

O’Neill 62, Valentine 21

Neligh-Oakdale 47, Summerland 27

Elgin Public/Pope John 58, Riverside 51

Broken Bow 53, Arcadia/Loup City 41

Chase County 68, Cozad 50

Lexington 45, Gothenburg 39 (OT)

Southern Valley 46, Minden 39
Burwell 57, Fullerton 49

KBRB Hunting Gallery

KBRB invites deer, elk and antelope hunters to submit photos and information from their hunts.

Email JPEG photos to kbrb@sscg.net. Please include the hunter in the photo with the animal.

Include the hunter’s name, the county and date where the animal was harvested, and any additional information such as the number of points or the score of a buck or especially if it is the hunter’s first deer.

KBRB will run a gallery of all hunting photos at www.kbrbradio.com on the sports page, and the hunting gallery is again being brought to you by Tall Tails Taxidermy, with its new location at Valentine.

Aden Pankowski was all smiles after bagging this whitetail buck on the final Saturday of the firearm season in Brown County.

Maverick Stutzman found this mature whitetail buck in his scope Thursday in Brown County.

John Pierce (right) with help from son Callan bagged this beautiful whitetail buck on the opening morning of the firearm season in Brown County.
Todd Kicken harvested this 5×6 whitetail buck Tuesday, Nov. 17, in Brown County.

Stephanie Kinzie’s first buck was this 4×4 whitetail harvested on the final day of
the firearm season in Boyd County with assistance from son Jaxon.

Gracyn Painter scored this tall whitetail buck on Monday in Brown County.

Witten Painter found this mature whitetail buck in his crosshairs on Tuesday,
Nov. 17th, in Brown County.

Mila Pozehl (left) came across this large typical 5×5 whitetail buck on the opening
day of the firearm deer season in Brown County. Proud dad Matt Pozehl (right)
was brought in to assist in the loading!

Tailor Turpin harvested this 5×7 non-typical white tail buck Nov. 14 in northern
Rock County.

12-year-old Keian Fischer of Bassett scored this extremely tall 4×4 whitetail buck during the opening weekend of the firearm deer season.

Friday, Nov. 20

Nebraska State Football Championship Games

Class A – Omaha Westside 37, Elkhorn South 21

Class B – Elkhorn 42, Aurora 19

Class C-1 – Pierce 28, Adams Central 19

Class C-2 – Ord 28, Fremont Bergan 7

Class D-1 – Dundy County Stratton 42, Burwell 36 (2 OT)
Class D-2 – Bruning-Davenport-Shickley 36, Sandhills-Thedford 28

Class D-6 – McCool Junction 70, Sterling 20

Thursday, Nov. 19

Plainview Middle School Wrestling Tournament
Thurs. Nov 19  at 3 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 13

Southwest Conference
All-Conference Volleyball

First Team

Broken Bow – Setter Kailyn Scott and outside hitter Kya Scott

Ogallala – Outside hitter Jenna Curtis, outside hitter Gabby Caskey and libero Jillian Kelly

Gothenburg – Middle blocker Aubrey O’Hare and outside hitter Clara Evert

Second Team

Ogallala – Setter Marlee Ervin and outside hitter Milan Coggins

Gothenburg – Libero Jaiden Davis

Broken Bow – Outside hitter Kali Staples and middle blocker Emma Schall

Minden – Libero Bailey Rogers and outside hitter Maylee Kamery

McCook – Libero Peyton Doucet

Honorable Mention

Ainsworth – Middle blocker Kaitlyn Nelson, outside hitter Madelyn Goochey, setter Summer Richardson and libero Katrina Beel

Valentine – Middle blocker Haley Hesse, outside hitter Sami Phillips and setter Tessa Krolikowski

Broken Bow – Libero Cami Schweitzer

Cozad – Outside hitter Brittney Aitken

Monday, Nov. 9

Niobrara Valley Conference

All-Conference Volleyball

First Team

Stuart – Lexi Schroder

Boyd County – Audrey Mohr and Lauryn Hoffman

Chambers/Wheeler Central – Morgan Ramsey, Ryann Haburchak and Tessa Metschke

Elgin/Elgin Pope John – Allyson Selting, Lexi Bode and Taylynne Charf

Summerland – Avery Cheatum and Brenna Wagner

Second Team

North Central – Adyson Linse

Stuart – Sydney Estill

Chambers/Wheeler Central – Emma Johnseth, MaKenna Pelster and Rachel Dierks

Elgin/Elgin Pope John – Ashlynne Charf and Kirsten Krebs

Elkhorn Valley – Kenzie Mosel

Neligh-Oakdale – Paige Furstenau

St. Mary’s – Jadyn Eby

Summerland – Hadley Cheatum and Kyra Nilson

Honorable Mention

North Central – Brielle Bussinger, Jenna Hallock and Karley Anderson

Stuart – Cadence Kramer and Taya Schmaderer

West Holt – EmiLee Walnofer

Boyd County – Amelia Hoffman, Daydra Zeisler and Haylie Carson

Chambers/Wheeler Central – Michelle Koenig

Elgin/Elgin Pope John – Skyler Meis

Elkhorn Valley – Brooke Wilcox and Kendra Larsen

Neligh-Oakdale – Claire Whitesel and Trinity Kurpgeweit

Niobrara-Verdigre – Chaney Konapasek and Emily Parks

Santee – Dawayna Wabasha

St. Mary’s – Lorissa Reiman and Mya Hedstrom

Summerland – Adyson Mlnarik and Emily Nordby

Saturday, Oct. 31

Nebraska District Volleyball Finals

Chambers/Wheeler Central def. Wauneta-Palisade 25-9, 25-21, 25-17

Hartington Cedar Catholic def. Elgin/Elgin Pope John 25-21, 25-21, 25-19

Broken Bow def. Oakland-Craig 25-19, 25-20, 25-23

Lincoln Lutheran def. Ogallala 25-17, 19-25, 25-18, 25-13

St. Paul def. Gothenburg 25-18, 25-21, 25-11

Friday, Oct. 30

Nebraska State Football Playoffs

Round of 16

Class D-6

No. 7 Cody-Kilgore 30, No. 10 Stuart 0

Class D-1

Burwell 50, Howells-Dodge 14

Neligh-Oakdale 72, Hi Line 50

Class D-2

Sandhills-Thedford 60, Loomis 16

O’Neill St. Mary’s 34, Bloomfield 24

Tuesday, Oct. 27

Sub-District Volleyball Scores

Class C1-10 at Broken Bow

Championship

No. 1 Broken Bow def. No. 3 O’Neill 21-25, 25-14, 25-18, 25-12

Class C2-5 at Ponca

Championship

No. 3 Crofton def. No. 1 Ponca 25-17, 16-25, 25-21, 25-19

Class D1-5 at Orchard

Championship

No. 2 Elgin/Elgin Pope John def. No. 1 Summerland 25-17, 25-21, 13-25, 25-12

Class D2-6 at Bartlett

Championship

No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central def. No. 2 Twin Loup 25-9, 25-19, 25-9

Other Sub-District Volleyball Scores

Gothenburg def. Hershey, 25-12, 26-24, 25-23

Ogallala def. Chadron, 25-18, 25-20, 25-17

Hastings def. McCook, 25-7, 25-10, 22-25, 25-21

Monday, Oct. 26

Sub-District Volleyball Scores

Class C1-10 at Broken Bow

Opening Round

No. 4 Ainsworth def. No. 5 Valentine 25-14, 25-8, 11-25, 25-14

Semifinals

No. 3 O’Neill def. No. 2 Ord 25-21, 19-25, 25-20, 25-18

No. 1 Broken Bow def. No. 4 Ainsworth 25-18, 25-14, 25-18

Finals Tuesday

No. 1 Broken Bow vs. No. 3 O’Neill, 7 p.m.

Class C2-5 at Ponca

Opening Round

No. 4 North Central def. No. 5 Creighton 25-18, 19-25, 25-22, 25-22

Semifinals

No. 3 Crofton def. No. 2 Laurel-Concord-Coleridge

No. 1 Ponca def. No. 4 North Central 25-18, 25-9, 25-18

Finals Tuesday

No. 1 Ponca vs. No. 3 Crofton, 6:30 p.m.

Class D1-5 at Orchard

Opening Round

No. 4 Neligh-Oakdale def. No. 5 West Holt, 25-14, 24-12, 25-18

Semifinals

No. 2 Elgin/Elgin Pope John def. No. 3 Elkhorn Valley 25-22, 17-25, 25-8, 25-16

No. 1 Summerland def. No. 4 Neligh-Oakdale 27-25, 25-21, 25-17

Finals Tuesday

No. 1 Summerland vs. No. 2 Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 7 p.m.

Class D2-6 at Bartlett

Semifinals

No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central def. No. 4 O’Neill St. Mary’s 25-11, 25-21, 25-17

No. 2 Twin Loup def. No. 3 Stuart 25-16, 25-13, 16-25, 25-21

Finals Tuesday

No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central vs. No. 2 Twin Loup, 6 p.m.

Other Sub-District Volleyball Scores

Sandhills/Thedford def. Hyannis, 25-10, 20-25, 25-20, 25-19

Mullen def. Sandhills/Thedford, 25-11, 25-23, 25-20

Bloomfield def. Niobrara/Verdigre, 25-21, 25-23, 25-15

Gothenburg def. Cozad, 25-20, 25-5, 25-8

Minden def. Gibbon, 25-23, 25-7

Kearney Catholic def. Minden, 25-10, 25-13, 25-18

Friday, Oct. 23

Class D State Cross Country

Kearney Country Club

Girls Team Scores (top three runners)

1. McCool Junction, 41; 2. Ainsworth, 42; 3. Bloomfield-Wausa, 47; 4. North Central, 57; 5. Ravenna, 57; 6. North Platte St. Patrick’s, 68; 7. Tri County, 71; 8. Norfolk Catholic, 73; 9. Fullerton, 77; 10. Crofton, 80; 11. Palmyra, 83; 12. Hastings St. Cecilia, 102; 13. Wisner-Pilger, 108; 14. Axtell, 130; 15. Bridgeport, 147; 16. Hemingford, 160; 17. Hi-Line, 169; 18. Bayard, 185.

Top 15

Jordyn Arens, Crofton, 19:06; 2. Alayna Vargas, St. Cecilia, 19:49; 3. Katherine Kerrigan, Ainsworth, 19:50; 4. Hannah Swanson, Nebraska Christian, 19:59; 5. Callie Coble, Mullen, 20:06; 6. Kacey Dethlefs, Ravenna, 20:07; 7. Emily Frey, Palmyra, 20:26; 8. Ashlei McDonald, Johnson County Central, 20:27; 9. Christina Martinson, Bloomfield-Wausa, 20:27; 10. Katie Stienike, North Platte St. Pat’s, 20:29; 11. CeeAnna Beel, Ainsworth, 20:38; 12. Payton Gerken, McCool Junction, 20:42; 13. Julianna Maxfield, Fullerton, 20:44; 14. Chaney Nelson, Oakland-Craig, 20:48; 15. Brekyn Kok, Cornerstone Christian, 20:48.

Ainsworth (42)

3. Katherine Kerrigan 19:50

11. CeeAnna Beel 20:38

46. Tessa Barthel 21:59

82. Molly Salzman 23:36

92. Moriah Beel 24:06

North Central (57)

17. Daisy Frick 20:56

26. Keira Taylor 21:25

32. Mariah Ost 21:38

84. Hunter Wiebelhaus 23:38

West Holt (no team score

21. Maddie Davis 21:02

Boys Team Scores (top three runners)

1. David City Aquinas, 14; 2. Norfolk Catholic, 19; 3. Freeman, 61; 4. Axtell, 68; 5. McCool Junction, 69; 6. Ainsworth, 72; 7. Sandhills Valley, 78; 8. North Platte St. Patrick’s, 82; 9. Garden County, 83; 10. BRLD, 95; 11. Mullen, 99; 12. West Holt, 115; 13. Shelton, 118; 14. Crofton, 123; 15. Osmond, 136; 16. Ravenna, 139; 17. Bayard, 149; 18. Doniphan-Trumbull, 179.

Top 15

1. Payton Davis, David City Aquinas, 16:41; 2. Ty Schlueter, Ainsworth, 16:48; 3. Abraham Larson, Stanton, 17:10; 4. Kolter Van Pelt, Stanton, 17:11; 5. Grant Lander, Homer, 17:20; 6. Peter Sisco, David City Aquinas, 17:21; 7. Ben Hammond, Norfolk Catholic, 17:21; 8. Trevor Kuncl, Mullen, 17:24; 9. Dalton Brunsing, Norfolk, Catholic, 17:28; 10. Tyler Neville, McCool Junction, 17:29; 11. Jacob Odea, Southwest, 17:29; 12. Logan Larson, Tri County, 17:30; 13. Addison Smith, Bloomfield-Wausa, 17:31; 14. Jarrett Miles, North Platte St. Pat’s, 17:42; 15. Dominic Liess, Norfolk Catholic, 17:48.

Ainsworth (72)

2. Ty Schlueter 16:48

61. Thomas Ortner 18:49

65. Trey Appelt 19:01

108. Corbin Swanson 20:12

111. Benjamin Flynn 20:22

West Holt (115)

46. Aaron Kraus 18:33

78. Joseph Albrecht 19:20

81. Tyler Jelinek 19:21

129. Carter Gotschall 21:18

130. Rylan Olson 21:20

North Central (no team score)

35. Raden Orton 18:24

Southwest Conference Volleyball Tournament

McCook

First Round

No. 1 Broken Bow def. No. 8 Cozad 25-10, 25-6

No. 2 Ogallala def. No. 7 Valentine 25-14, 25-21

No. 5 Minden def. No. 4 McCook 25-21, 25-18

No. 3 Gothenburg def. No. 6 Ainsworth 11-25, 25-20, 25-14

Semifinals

No. 1 Broken Bow def. No. 5 Minden 25-22, 25-17

No. 2 Ogallala def. No. 3 Gothenburg 25-16, 25-20

Consolation round

No. 6 Ainsworth def. No. 7 Valentine 25-20, 25-16

No. 4 McCook def. No. 8 Cozad 25-9, 25-14

Seventh-Place Match

No. 7 Valentine def. No. 8 Cozad

Fifth-Place Match

No. 6 Ainsworth def. No. 4 McCook 20-25, 27-25, 25-16

Third-Place Match

No. 3 Gothenburg def. No. 5 Minden 25-23, 25-13

Championship Match

No. 2 Ogallala def. No. 1 Broken Bow 25-12, 24-26, 25-17

Niobrara Valley Conference Volleyball Tournament

Championship Match

No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central def No. 2 Summerland 25-20, 26-24, 25-14

Third-Place Match

No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John def. No. 6 Elkhorn Valley 11-25, 25-20, 25-23, 24-26, 15-11

Thursday, Oct. 22

Area Football Scores

Class D-1 Playoffs

Burwell 47, North Central 14

Neligh-Oakdale 52, Elkhorn Valley 12

Class D-2 Playoffs

Sandhills-Thedford 68, Axtell 22

O’Neill St. Mary’s 56, Sandhills Valley 18

Six-Man Football regular season

Spalding Academy 42, Stuart 0

Tuesday, Oct. 20

Area Volleyball Scores

South Loup def. Ainsworth, 25-21, 18-25, 25-21, 16-25, 15-10

Doniphan-Trumbull def. Valentine, 25-15, 25-14

Broken Bow def. Valentine, 25-13, 25-11

Broken Bow def. Mullen, 25-18, 20-25, 25-14

Amherst def. Gothenburg, 25-23, 25-13, 23-25, 18-25, 15-10

North Platte def. Ogallala, 25-17, 25-15, 18-25, 27-25

Niobrara Valley Conference Tournament Semifinals

No. 1 CWC def. No. 5 Elgin Public/Pope John, 25-17, 25-6, 25-16

No. 2 Summerland def. No. 6 Elkhorn Valley, 25-18, 25-15, 25-16

Friday at West Holt

Third-Place Match

No. 6 Elkhorn Valley vs. No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 6:15 p.m.

Championship

No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central vs. No. 2 Summerland, 7:30 p.m.

Nebraska State Cross Country Championships

Class D Girls Race

Noon Friday, Oct. 23

Kearney Country Club

Area Qualifiers

Ainsworth – Coach Jared Hansmeyer

Katherine Kerrigan, freshman

CeeAnna Beel, senior

Tessa Barthel, freshman

Morial Beel, senior

Molly Salzman, senior

North Central – Coach Jane Klemesrud

Daisy Frick, junior

Mariah Ost, sophomore

Keira Taylor, freshman

Hunter Wiebelhaus, senior

West Holt – Coach Jeff Kraus

Madison Davis, freshman

Class D Boys Race

12:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23

Area Qualifiers

Ainsworth – Coach Jared Hansmeyer

Ty Schlueter, junior

Thomas Ortner, junior

Trey Appelt, freshman

Benjamin Flynn, junior

Corbin Swanson, sophomore

West Holt – Coach Jeff Kraus

Aaron Kraus, senior

Joseph Albrecht, senior

Tyler Jelinek, sophomore

Carter Gotschall, freshman

Rylan Olson, junior

North Central – Coach Jane Klemesrud

Raden Orton, sophomore

Monday, Oct. 19

Niobrara Valley Conference Volleyball Tournament

Opening Round

No. 9 North Central def. No. 8 St. Mary’s 22-25, 25-20, 25-23, 14-25, 15-13

No. 7 Neligh-Oakdale def. No. 10 West Holt 25-10, 25-16, 22-25, 24-26, 15-8

No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John def. No. 12 Niobrara-Verdigre 25-14, 25-15, 25-14

No. 6 Elkhorn Valley def. No. 11 Santee, forfeit

Quarterfinals

No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central def. No. 9 North Central 25-12, 25-10, 25-20

No. 6 Elkhorn Valley def. No. 3 Stuart 25-19, 25-21, 25-14

No. 5 EPPJ def. No. 4 Boyd County 25-11, 23-25, 25-14, 25-22

No. 2 Summerland def. No. 7 Neligh-Oakdale 25-16, 25-10, 25-14

Semifinals Tuesday at Keya Paha County
No. 1 Chambers/Wheeler Central vs. No. 5 Elgin/Elgin Pope John, 6:15 p.m.
No. 2 Summerland vs. No. 6 Elkhorn Valley, 7:30 p.m.

Other Area Volleyball Scores

Arthur County def. Sandhills/Thedford, 22-25, 22-25, 25-21, 25-8, 15-3

Battle Creek def. O’Neill, 25-22, 25-21, 24-26, 20-25, 15-5

Elm Creek def. Cozad, 25-14, 25-15, 25-0

Saturday, Oct. 17

Area Volleyball Scores

Valentine Tournament

Ainsworth def. Cozad, 25-18, 25-12
Ainsworth def. Gordon-Rushville, 25-15, 25-19
Ainsworth def. Valentine, 25-18, 25-15

Chadron def. Ainsworth, 25-13, 25-17
Chadron def. Cozad, 25-13, 25-9
Chadron def. Gordon-Rushville, 25-15, 25-21
Chadron def. Valentine, 25-15, 25-21

Gordon-Rushville def. Cozad, 25-19, 25-8
Gordon-Rushville def. Valentine, 25-23, 23-25, 25-21

Valentine def. Cozad, 25-15, 25-16

Other area volleyball scores

West Holt def. Arcadia/Loup City, 25-23, 25-16

Centura def. West Holt, 25-11, 25-15

Ravenna def. West Holt, 25-14, 25-27, 25-14

Arthur County def. Sandhills/Thedford, 25-12, 25-19

Sandhills/Thedford def. Brady, 25-12, 25-19

Elkhorn Valley def. South Sioux City, 25-18, 25-18

Lutheran High Northeast def. Elkhorn Valley, 25-22, 25-12

Blair def. Elkhorn Valley, 25-22, 25-21
Blair def. Niobrara/Verdigre, 25-22, 25-9

Niobrara/Verdigre def. South Sioux City, 25-19, 25-23

Lutheran High Northeast def. Summerland, 25-14, 25-17

Summerland def. Blair, 27-25, 26-24
Summerland def. Niobrara/Verdigre, 25-20, 25-19

Friday, Oct. 16

Area Football Scores

Summerland 62, Ainsworth 28

Stuart 46, Heartland Lutheran 0

Sandhills/Thedford 77, Pleasanton 24

Valentine 19, Gordon-Rushville 16

O’Neill St. Mary’s 56, Boyd County 6

Wayne 42, O’Neill 7

Neligh-Oakdale 52, Nebraska Christian 18

Arcadia-Loup City 38, Anselmo-Merna 0

Burwell 62, Amherst 19

Twin Loup 34, South Loup 18

Thursday, Oct. 15

Class D-4 District Cross Country

Ainsworth Municipal Golf Course

Girls Team Scores (top three teams qualify for state)

1. Bloomfield-Wausa, 13; 2. Ainsworth, 17; 3. North Central, 23; 4. Burwell, 54; 5. Summerland, 59; 6. Boyd County, 71; 7. Plainview, 72; 8. Central Valley, 74; 9. Niobrara-Verdigre, 87; 10. Osmond, 93.

Top 15 qualify for state individually

1. Katherine Kerrigan, AHS, 20:13; 2. Christina Martinson, B-W, 20:41; 3. CeeAnna Beel, AHS, 20:48; 4. Darla Nelson, B-W, 21:03; 5. Daisy Frick, NC, 21:09; 6. Jymmie Jensen, BUR, 21:16; 7. Maddie Davis, West Holt, 21:19; 8. Carry Martinson, B-W, 21:19; 9. Mariah Ost, NC, 21:20; 10. Abby White, PLA, 21:29; 11. Keira Taylor, NC, 21:31; 12. Natasha Zeisler, BC, 21:35; 13. Kaci Wickersham, SUM, 21:35; 14. Tessa Barthel, AHS, 22:13; 15. Madie Ziegler, B-W, 22:15.

Ainsworth (17)

1. Katherine Kerrigan 20:13

3. CeeAnna Beel 20:48

14. Tessa Barthel 22:13

22. Moriah Beel 23:42

30. Molly Salzman 24:40

North Central (23)

5. Daisy Frick 21:09

9. Mariah Ost 21:20

11. Keira Taylor 21:31

21. Hunter Wiebelhaus 23:31

West Holt (no team score)

7. Maddie Davis 21:19

25. Brianna Rentschler 24:11

Stuart (no team score)

17. Katilynn Kaup 22:53

Boys Team Scores (top three qualify for state)

1. Ainsworth, 39; 2. Osmond, in a fourth-runner tie-breaker over West Holt, 42; 4. Elkhorn Valley, 43; 5. Plainview, 44; 6. Bloomfield-Wausa, 45; 7. Neligh-Oakdale, 64; 8. North Central, 75; 9. Summerland, 88; 10. Boyd County, 94; 11. Chambers/Wheeler Central, 103; 12. Riverside, 117; 13. Burwell, 123; 14. Creighton, 151.

Top 15 qualify for state individually

1. Ty Schlueter, AHS, 16:57; 2. Addison Smith, B-W, 17:25; 3. Ryan Berger, Riverside, 17:40; 4. Eli Thiele, Summerland, 17:51; 5. Hunter Bennett, EV, 17:54; 6. Johnson Chishiba, OSM, 17:56; 7. Aaron Kraus, WH, 18:08; 8. Graysen Schultze, OSM, 18:13; 9. Jordan Mosel, PLA, 18:15; 10. Raden Orton, North Central, 18:23; 11. Kyler Mosel, PLA, 18:24; 12. Isaac Koenig, Boyd County, 18:25; 13. Waylon Warneke, EV, 18:25; 14. Griffin Claussen, N-O, 18:26; 15. Ethan Moses, Chambers/Wheeler Central, 18:26.

Ainsworth (39)

1. Ty Schlueter 16:57

17. Tommy Ortner 18:36

21. Trey Appelt 19:04

41. Ben Flynn 20:24

44. Corbin Swanson 20:26

West Holt (42)

7. Aaron Kraus 18:08

16. Joseph Albrecht 18:27

19. Tyler Jelinek 18:43

43. Carter Gotschall 20:25

50. Rylan Olson 21:05

North Central (75)

10. Raden Orton 18:23

22. Tommy Klemesrud 19:11

45. Ben Klemesrud 20:35

Stuart (no team score)

42. Schuyler Mustin 20:24

46. Will Paxton 20:45

Area Football Scores

North Central 38, West Holt 7

Bloomfield 8, Creighton 0

Area Volleyball Scores

Boyd County def. Ainsworth, 18-25, 25-22, 25-14, 25-23

O’Neill def. Norfolk Catholic, 25-18, 26-24

Norfolk Catholic def. Neligh-Oakdale, 25-7, 25-20

Summerland def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-9, 25-18, 25-15

Broken Bow def. Kearney Catholic, 25-12, 21-25, 25-22, 16-25, 22-20

Alma def. Minden, 25-22, 21-25, 25-22

Tuesday, Oct. 13

Area Volleyball Scores

McCook def. Ainsworth 26-24, 25-19

Broken Bow def. Ainsworth 25-15, 25-11

Boyd County def. North Central 13-25, 25-19, 23-25, 25-21, 15-13

Broken Bow def. McCook, 25-19, 25-18

O’Neill def. Battle Creek, 25-15, 25-21, 25-21

Summerland def. Elkhorn Valley, 25-12, 25-20, 25-22

Elgin Public/Pope John def. Neligh-Oakdale, 25-12, 25-18
Elgin Public/Pope John def. Riverside, 25-15, 25-13

Class C Girls State Golf

Elks Country Club – Columbus

Final Team Scores

1. Broken Bow, 369-363 – 732; 2. Lincoln Christian 386-392 – 778; 3. West Point-Beemer 396-389 – 785; 4. Heartland 390-397 – 787; 5. Minden 403-386 – 789; 6. Lincoln Lutheran 398-392 – 790; 7. Valentine 400-393 – 793; 8. Boone Central 399-395 – 794; 9. Columbus Scotus 403-398 – 801; 10. Battle Creek 415-407 – 822; 11. Kimball 406-418 – 824; 12. Laurel-Concord-Coleridge 415-415 – 830; 13. Grand Island Central Catholic 423-425 – 848; 14. Omaha Brownell Talbot 435-421 – 856; 15. Mitchell 430-432 – 862.

Top 10

1. Abbigail Brodersen, Boone Central, 77-78 – 155; 2. Lynzi Becker, Cozad, 77-80 – 157; 3. Kendall Colby, Minden, 82-77 – 159; 4. Olivia Lovegrove, Lincoln Christian, 82-80 – 162; 5. Elizabeth Mestl, Heartland, 82-82 – 164; 6. Payton Wise, Kimball, 82-84 – 166; 7. Tie between Brook Diekemper, West Point-Beemer, 85-82, and Angela Messere, Grand Island Central Catholic, 84-83 – 167; 9. Cecilia Arndt, Columbus Scotus, 86-85 – 171; 10. Rachael Volin, Lincoln Lutheran, 90-82 – 172.

Valentine (400-393 – 793)

T-21. Shauna Radant 92-97 – 189

T-24. Mekallyn Bancroft 98-95 – 193

T-35. Becca McGinley 103-100 – 203

46. Nicole Williams 107-101 – 208

T-65. Kaetryn Bancroft 110-112 – 222

West Holt (no team score)

T-40. Reghan Kerkman 101-104 – 205

Monday, Oct. 12

Class C Girls State Golf

Elks Country Club – Columbus

Day 1 Team Scores

1. Broken Bow, 369; 2. Lincoln Christian, 386; 3. Heartland, 390; 4. West Point-Beemer, 396; 5. Lincoln Lutheran, 398; 6. Boone Central, 399; 7. Valentine, 400; 8. Tie between Columbus Scotus and Minden, 403; 10. Kimball, 406; 11. Tie between Battle Creek and Laurel-Concord/Coleridge, 415; 13. Grand Island Central Catholic, 423; 14. Mitchell, 430; 15. Omaha Brownell Talbot, 435.

Top 10

1. Tie between Abbigail Brodersen, Boone Central, and Lynzi Becker, Cozad, 77; 3. Tie between Olivia Lovegrove, Lincoln Christian, Elizabeth Mestl, Heartland, Kendall Colby, Minden, and Payton Wise, Kimball, 82; 7. Tie between Angela Messere, Grand Island Central Catholic, and Madison Jackson, Broken Bow, 84; 9. Tie between Grace Fahleson, Lincoln Lutheran, and Brook Diekemper, West Point-Beemer, 85.

Valentine (400)

T-17. Shauna Radant 92

30. Mekallyn Bancroft 98

T-44. Becca McGinley 103

T-53. Nicole Williams 107

62. Kaetryn Bancroft 110

West Holt (no team score)

T-36. Reghan Kerkman 101

Saturday, Oct. 10

Area Volleyball Scores

Wausa def. North Central, 25-17, 25-23

Hartington-Newcastle def. North Central, 25-13, 25-19

CWC def. Anselmo-Merna, 25-22, 25-23
CWC def. Mullen, 25-23, 25-23
CWC def. Riverside, 25-14, 25-9
CWC def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-17, 25-20

Anselmo-Merna def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-23, 25-13

Mullen def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-19, 25-17

Riverside def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-17, 11-25, 25-21

O’Neill def. Clarkson/Leigh, 25-21, 26-24
O’Neill def. Wynot, 27-25, 21-25, 25-19

Norfolk Catholic def. O’Neill, 25-20, 25-20

Friday, Oct. 9

Area Football Scores

North Central 68, Ainsworth 22

Neligh-Oakdale 62, West Holt 14

Sandhills/Thedford 62, Sandhills Valley 14

Bridgeport 20, Valentine 0

Battle Creek 54, O’Neill 13

O’Neill St. Mary’s 36, Bloomfield 30

Creighton 50, Summerland 14

Humphrey St. Francis 44, CWC 6
Niobrara Valley Cross Country

Antelope Country Club, Neligh

Girls Team Scores (three runners scored)

1. North Central, 8; 2. West Holt, 18; 3. Boyd County, 29; 4. Summerland, 34; 5. Niobrara-Verdigre, 50; 6. Chambers/Wheeler Central, 61.

 

Top 10

1. Daisy Frick, NC, 19:59; 2. Maddie Davis, WH, 20:06; 3. Keira Taylor, NC, 20:41; 4. Mariah Ost, NC, 20:50; 5. Kaci Wickersham, SUM, 20:51; 6. Natasha Zeisler, BC, 21:23; 7. Raina Le, Neligh-Oakdale, 22:03; 8. Katilynn Kaup, Stuart, 22:08; 9. Brianna Rentschler, WH, 22:12; 10. Jenny Goesch, BC, 23:24.

North Central (8)

1. Daisy Frick 19:59

3. Keira Taylor 20:41

4. Mariah Ost 20:50

17. Hunter Wiebelhaus 24:36

West Holt (18)

2. Maddie Davis 20:06

9. Brianna Rentschler 22:12

11. Abby Thiele 23:39

Stuart (no team score)

8. Katilynn Kaup 22:08

Boys Team Scores

1. West Holt, 20; 2. Elkhorn Valley, 21; 3. Neligh-Oakdale, 34; 4. North Central, 35; 5. Boyd County, 36; 6. Summerland, 53; 7. Chambers/Wheeler Central, 58.

Top 10

1. Hunter Bennett, EV, 16:52; 2. Aaron Kraus, WH, 17:08; 3. Raden Orton, NC, 17:19; 4. Eli Thiele, SUM, 17:24; 5. Isaac Koenig, BC, 17:47; 6. Waylon Warneke, EV, 17:50; 7. Joseph Albrecht, WH, 17:53; 8. Griffin Claussen, N-O, 18:04; 9. Ashton Higgins, N-O, 18:15; 10. Tommy Klemesrud, NC, 18:27.

North Central (35)

3. Raden Orton 17:19

10. Tommy Klemesrud 18:27

24. Ben Klemesrud 20:00

West Holt (20)

2. Aaron Kraus 17:08

7. Joseph Albrecht 17:53

11. Tyler Jelinek 18:36

15. Carter Gotschall 19:12

25. Rylan Olson 20:15

30. Braydon Olson 20:57

33. Jackson Butterfield 21:16

35. Christian Hoffman 21:46

40. Brody Deseive 25:33

Stuart (no team score)

16. Will Paxton 19:13

32. Schuyler Mustin 21:00

Thursday, Oct. 8

Southwest Conference Cross Country

Wildhorse Golf Course, Gothenburg

Girls Team Scores (four runners scored)

1. McCook, 26; 2. Ainsworth, 46; 3. Minden, 47; 4. Ogallala, 55; 5. Cozad, 77; 6. Broken Bow, 81; 7. Valentine, 126.

Top 10

1. Samantha Rodewald, MCC, 20:40; 2. Lindee Henning, OGA, 20:44; 3. Katherine Kerrigan, AHS, 21:08; 4. Jessie Hurt, MIN, 21:41; 5. Seinna Dutton, MCC, 21:47; 6. Grace Cappel, MCC, 22:04; 7. CeeAnna Beel, AHS, 22:15; 8. Mallory Applegate, COZ, 22:19; 9. Tessa Barthel, AHS, 22:31; 10. Lauren Henning, OGA, 22:36.

Ainsworth (46)

3. Katherine Kerrigan 21:08

7. CeeAnna Beel 22:15

9. Tessa Barthel 22:31

32. Moriah Beel 26:01

37. Molly Salzman 26:28

43. Alyssa Erthum 27:22

47. Allison Cole 28:15

50. Kylie Higbee 28:34

51. Maren Arens 30:01

Boys Team Scores

1. Broken Bow, 32; 2. Minden, in a fifth runner tie-break over Gothenburg, 37; 4. McCook, 73; 5. Ainsworth, 79; 6. Ogallala, 99; 7. Cozad, 152; 8. Valentine, 153.

Top 10

1. William Anderson, GOTH, 17:33; 2. Ty Schlueter, AHS, 17:45; 3. Parker Graves, GOTH, 18:11; 4. Josh Hegwood, MCC, 18:18; 5. Noah Osmond, BB, 18:19; 6. Daine Wardyn, BB, 18:43; 7. Konner Verbeck, MIN, 18:46; 8. Charlie Hurt, MIN, 18:53; 9. Cooper Land, MIN, 18:59; 10. Trey Hurlburt, BB, 19:10.

Ainsworth (79)

2. Ty Schlueter 17:45

16. Tommy Ortner 19:44

25. Trey Appelt 20:39

41. Ben Flynn 21:38

48. Corbin Swanson 22:08

66. Keith Cole 23:59

75. Atley Titus 25:44

Area Volleyball Scores

North Central def. O’Neill St. Mary’s 25-18, 25-21, 25-23

Boone Central def. West Holt, 25-16, 29-27, 25-22

Elkhorn Valley def. Boyd County, 25-23, 21-25, 15-25, 25-13, 15-12

Gordon-Rushville def. Valentine, 25-16, 25-16, 25-18

CWC def. Elgin Public/Pope John, 26-24, 25-16
CWC def. Wausa, 25-11, 23-25, 25-13

Summerland def. Neligh-Oakdale, 25-19, 25-18, 25-19

Broken Bow def. Minden, 25-12, 25-10
Broken Bow def. Ogallala, 18-25, 25-20, 26-24

Gothenburg def. Lexington, 23-25, 25-19, 25-22
Gothenburg def. McCook, 25-11, 25-20

Tuesday, Oct. 6

Area Volleyball Scores

Stuart def. Ainsworth, 25-12, 19-25, 25-14

Ainsworth def. North Central, 17-25, 27-25, 25-14

North Central def. Stuart 25-14, 19-25, 25-14

Gothenburg def. Valentine, 25-11, 25-9

Ogallala def. Valentine, 25-17, 25-15

Ogallala def. Gothenburg, 26-24, 25-16

Bloomfield def. Boyd County, 25-23, 23-25, 25-7
Boyd County def. Santee, 25-10, 25-13

Elgin Public/Pope John def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-13, 25-22

Humphrey St. Francis def. Elgin Public/Pope John, 25-19, 25-17
Humphrey St. Francis def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-17, 25-13

CWC def. Palmer, 25-8, 25-3

Elkhorn Valley def. Osmond, 20-25, 21-25, 25-12, 25-9, 15-8
Broken Bow def. Cozad, 25-7, 25-10
Broken Bow def. Ord, 25-19, 25-23
Ord def. Cozad, 25-9, 25-12

Monday, Oct. 5

Class C-3 Girls Golf District Meet

Fairplay Golf Course – Norfolk

Team Scores (top three qualify for state)

1. West Point-Beemer, 377; 2. Battle Creek, 400; 3. Laurel-Concord/Coleridge, 402; 4. Norfolk Catholic, 419; 5. Pierce, 423; 6. O’Neill, 425; 7. Hartington Cedar Catholic, 431; 8. Tri County, 441; 9. West Holt, 468; 10. Elkhorn Valley, 507; 11. Stanton, 517; 12. Crofton, 543; 13. Ainsworth, 548.

Top 10 qualify for state

1. Brook Diekemper, WP-B, 80; 2. Megan Lutt, BC, 87; 3. Sarah Karnes, LCC, 92; 4. Delayne Sudbeck, HCC, 93; 5. Alena Peters, PIER, 96; 6. Tie between Reghan Kerkman, WH, Kaylin Gaughenbaugh, O’N, Jadyn Kinkaid, LCC, and Kailey Johnson, WP-B, 96; 10. Carly Thramer, NC, 97.

Ainsworth (548)

37. Ellie Welke 118

40. Josie Ganser 123

47. Haley Schroedl 138

54. Shawna Fernau 169

West Holt (468)

6. Reghan Kerkman 96

30. Landyn Mlady 110

43. Jordyn Liable 120

49. Brynn Hilkemeier 142

Class C-5 Girls Golf District Meet

Crandall Creek Golf Course – Ogallala

Team Scores (top three qualify for state)

1. Mitchell, 386; 2. Valentine, 392; 3. Kimball, 394; 4. Gordon-Rushville, 422; 5. Ogallala, 434; 6. Bridgeport, 447; 7. Garden County, 455; 8. Perkins County, 483; 9. Hershey, 554.

Top 10 qualify for state

1. Payton Wise, KIM, 76; 2. Danielle Nolde, OGA, 88; 3. Shauna Radant, VAL, 91; 4. Jacqueline Bowles, MIT, 93; 5. Lexi Schledewitz, MIT, 94; 6. Abigail Bruns, G-R, 95; 7. Kaitlin Heeg, KIM, 98; 8. Tie between Kaetryn Bancroft, VAL, McKinley Knotts, MIT, and Jessica Folchert, OGA, 99.

Valentine (392, state qualifier)

Shauna Radant 91

Kaetryn Bancroft 99

Becca McGinley 100

Nicole Williams 102

Mekallyn Bancroft 108

Friday, Oct. 2

Area Football Scores

Neligh-Oakdale 70, Ainsworth 34

North Central 52, Summerland 14

Stuart 65, Santee 18

Sandhills/Thedford 55, Ansley-Litchfield 17

Valentine 33, Hershey 6

O’Neill St. Mary’s 28, Creighton 18

Pierce 49, O’Neill 6

Burwell 28, Arcadia-Loup City 22

Anselmo-Merna 36, Ravenna 24

Sandhills Valley 28, Twin Loup 0

Wakefield 72, Elkhorn Valley 6

Thursday, Oct. 1

Area Football Score

West Holt 41, Boyd County 20

 

Area Volleyball Scores

O’Neill def. Ainsworth, 25-8, 25-18, 25-14

Summerland def. North Central, 25-19, 25-17, 25-21

Stuart def. Osmond, 25-22, 25-22, 17-25, 23-25, 18-16

CWC def. Elkhorn Valley, 25-11, 25-13
CWC def. St. Mary’s, 25-9, 25-15

Battle Creek def. Elgin Public/Pope John, 25-19, 25-21

Elgin Public/Pope John def. Boone Central, 26-24, 25-12
Elkhorn Valley def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-18, 25-23

Pender def. Neligh-Oakdale, 25-14, 25-20

Broken Bow def. Holdrege, 25-8, 25-19
Broken Bow def. Ravenna, 25-18, 25-15

Centura def. Minden, 25-19, 17-25, 25-18

West Holt Cross Country Invitational

Girls Team Scores (three runners scored)

1. Boone Central, 12; 2. Ainsworth, 15; 3. Bloomfield, 27; 4. Ord, 47; 5. North Central, 47; 6. O’Neill, 58; 7. West Holt, 62; 8. Burwell, 77; 9. Boyd County, 88; 10. Valentine, 90; 11. Cody-Kilgore, 107; 12. Chambers/Wheeler Central, 114; 13. St. Edward, 140.

Top 10

1. Katherine Kerrigan, AHS, 20:14; 2. Jordan Stopak, BOONE, 20:30; 3. Alicia Weeder, BOONE, 20:37; 4. Christina Martinson, BLOOM, 20:48; 5. CeeAnna Beel, AHS, 20:56; 6. Kloe Severance, ORD, 21:12; 7. Sam Weeder, BOONE, 21:14; 8. Darla Nelson, BLOOM, 21:15; 9. Daisy Frick, NC, 21:24; 10. Tessa Barthel, AHS, 21:34.

Ainsworth (16)

1. Katherine Kerrigan 20:14

5. CeeAnna Beel 20:56

10. Tessa Barthel 21:34

41. Alyssa Erthum 25:10

43. Kylie Higbee 25:28

58. Allison Cole 28:05

North Central (47)

9. Daisy Frick 21:24

16. Keira Taylor 21:56

17. Mariah Ost 21:56

31. Hunter Wiebelhaus 23:56

West Holt (62)

12. Maddie Davis 21:47

29. Brianna Rentschler 23:34

33. Abby Thiele 24:06

44. Rylee Poessnecker 25:28

Stuart (no team score)

27. Katilynn Kaup 23:05

Boys Team Scores (three runners scored)

1. O’Neill, 21; 2. Boone Central, 30; 3. Bloomfield, 33; 4. Ainsworth, 34; 5. West Holt, 37; 6. Elkhorn Valley, 53; 7. North Central, 74; 8. Boyd County, 93; 9. Neligh-Oakdale, 108; 10. Valentine, 113; 11. Riverside, 121; 12. Burwell, 123; 13. Ord, 150; 14. Chambers/Wheeler Central, 163; 15. St. Edward, 169.

Top 10

1. Ty Schlueter, AHS, 16:52; 2. Brady Thompson, O’N, 17:03; 3. Addison Smith, BLOOM, 17:39; 4. Hunter Bennett, EV, 17:51; 5. Ryan Berger, RIV, 17:52; 6. Harrison Dodds, BOONE, 18:02; 7. Aaron Kraus, WH, 18:23; 8. Kullen Cartella, O’N, 18:24; 9. Bradley Schindel, BOONE; 10. Raden Orton, NC, 18:29.

Ainsworth (34)

1. Ty Schlueter 16:52

13. Tommy Ortner 18:49

20. Trey Appelt 19:21

37. Ben Flynn 20:30

43. Corbin Swanson 20:43

88. Atley Titus 24:04

North Central (74)

10. Raden Orton 18:29

24. Tommy Klemesrud 20:01

44. Ben Klemesrud 20:45

West Holt (37)

7. Aaron Kraus 18:23

14. Joseph Albrecht 19:00

16. Tyler Jelinek 19:09

30. Carter Gotschall 20:17

54. Rylan Olson 21:04

58. Braydon Olson 21:18

71. Jackson Butterfield 21:56

78. Christian Hoffman 22:45

95. Brody Deseive 24:54

Stuart (no team score)

34. Will Paxton 20:24

41. Schuyler Mustin 20:39

Tuesday, Sept. 29

Area Volleyball Scores

North Central def. Valentine, 25-19, 22-25, 25-22

North Central def. Cody-Kilgore 25-21, 25-23

Valentine def. Cody-Kilgore, 25-23, 25-20

Stuart def. Twin Loup 25-16, 18-25, 25-14, 18-25, 16-14

Elkhorn Valley def. West Holt, 25-8, 25-18, 25-16

Sandhills/Thedford def. Arthur County, 25-20, 14-25, 25-19
Sandhills/Thedford def. Paxton, 25-21, 25-22

Summerland def. Boyd County, 25-23, 25-19, 20-25, 25-11

Neligh-Oakdale def. Plainview, 25-15, 25-10

Elgin Public/Pope John def. Central Valley, 26-24, 24-26, 25-21

Gothenburg def. Perkins County, 25-18, 25-17

Cambridge def. Cozad, 25-10, 25-18

McCook def. Cozad, 25-18, 25-13

Ogallala def. Gering, 25-13, 25-17, 25-17

Monday, Sept. 28

Area Volleyball Scores

Neligh-Oakdale def. Stuart 23-25, 25-23, 25-20

Stuart def. O’Neill St. Mary’s 25-27, 25-17, 25-17

Neligh-Oakdale def. O’Neill St. Mary’s 25-15, 27-25

Saturday, Sept. 26

Area Volleyball Scores

Hershey def. Ainsworth, 25-10, 26-24

Ainsworth def. Bridgeport, 25-23, 24-26, 26-24

Gothenburg def. Ainsworth, 25-14, 25-12

North Central def. Sumner-Eddyville-Miller, 25-19, 25-21

Ansley-Litchfield def. North Central, 25-22, 22-25, 25-18

Ansley-Litchfield def. Sandhills/Thedford, 22-25, 25-21, 25-8

Amherst def. Sandhills/Thedford, 25-16, 25-8

West Holt def. Plainview, 25-20, 25-20

Elgin Public/Pope John def. West Holt, 25-11, 25-18

Elgin Public/Pope John def. Plainview, 25-19, 25-18

Boyd County def. Archbishop Bergan, 16-25, 25-23, 25-16
Boyd County def. Elkhorn Valley, 25-18, 20-25, 25-15

Randolph def. Boyd County, 25-19, 24-26, 25-23

St. Paul def. Boyd County, 25-12, 25-12

Elkhorn Valley def. Randolph, 26-24, 25-21

Battle Creek def. Elkhorn Valley, 25-19, 25-14

St. Paul def. Elkhorn Valley, 25-18, 25-12

Lutheran High Northeast def. O’Neill, 25-17, 25-6

O’Neill def. Riverside, 25-18, 25-18
O’Neill def. Wood River, 30-28, 25-22

CWC def. Homer, 25-9, 25-9
CWC def. Wisner-Pilger, 25-19, 22-25, 25-22

Wayne def. CWC, 21-25, 25-21, 25-21

Broken Bow def. Adams Central, 25-21, 26-24
Broken Bow def. Boone Central, 25-22, 25-14
Broken Bow def. Superior, 25-21, 25-17

Gothenburg def. Bridgeport, 25-8, 25-17

Minden def. Scottsbluff, 16-25, 25-20, 25-20

Hastings St. Cecilia def. Minden, 25-21, 25-15

Grand Island Central Catholic def. Minden, 25-18, 25-7

Holdrege def. Cozad, 25-13, 25-17

McCook def. Cozad, 25-14, 25-15

Ravenna def. Cozad, 25-14, 25-14
Ravenna def. McCook, 25-17, 25-17
McCook def. Holdrege, 25-21, 21-25, 25-2

Friday, Sept. 25

Ord Cross Country Invitational

Girls Team Scores (four runners scored)

1. Ravenna, 32; 2. Ainsworth, 33; 3. Battle Creek, 58; 4. West Holt, 60; 5. Gibbon, 61; 6. Arcadia-Loup City, 83; 7. Burwell, 86.

Top 10

1. Katherine Kerrigan, AHS, 20:11; 2. Kacey Dethlefs, RAV, 20:26; 3. CeeAnna Beel, AHS, 20:52; 4. Shavanna Douglas, RAV, 21:30; 5. Maddie Davis, WH, 21:33; 6. Tessa Barthel, AHS, 21:37; 7. Alivia Rager, RAV, 21:58; 8. Alissa Bailey, GIB, 22:03; 9. Delaney Cargill, ORD, 22:08; 10. Kloe Severance, ORD, 22:22.

Ainsworth (33)

1. Katherine Kerrigan 20:11

3. CeeAnna Beel 20:52

6. Tessa Barthel 21:37

32. Moriah Beel 25:54

39. Kylie Higbee 26:49

42. Alyssa Erthum 27:12

46. Allison Cole 28:37

51. Alia Bejot 30:22

West Holt (60)

5. Maddie Davis 21:33

21. Brianna Rentschler 24:17

23. Abby Thiele 24:26

36. Rylee Poessnecker 26:15

Boys Team Scores (four runners scored)

1. West Holt, 50; 2. Gibbon, 51; 3. Ainsworth, 53; 4. Plainview, 70; 5. Ravenna, 74; 6. Arcadia-Loup City, 77; 7. Centura, 81; 8. Wood River, 136; 9. Ord, 149; 10. Burwell, 152.

Top 10

1. Ty Schlueter, AHS, 17:12; 2. Elijah Schroeder, RAV, 18:15; 3. Kaleb Pickel, GIB, 18:28; 4. Omar Tinajero, WR, 18:30; 5. Jeremiah Arndt, CEN, 18:41; 6. Aaron Kraus, WH, 18:44; 7. Ty Greenland, A-LC, 18:48; 8. Joseph Albrecht, WH, 19:16; 9. Jordan Mosel, PLA, 19:36; 10. Collin Hadwiger, RAV, 19:38.

Ainsworth (53)

1. Ty Schlueter 17:12

13. Tommy Ortner 19:52

17. Ben Flynn 20:05

22. Trey Appelt 20:24

35. Corbin Swanson 21:16

53. Keith Cole 22:43

West Holt (50)

6. Aaron Kraus 18:44

8. Joseph Albrecht 19:16

12. Tyler Jelinek 19:50

25. Carter Gotschall 20:32

43. Jackson Butterfield 22:06

55. Christian Hoffman 23:22

56. Hayden Davies 23:23

65. Brody Deseive 26:35

Area Football Scores

West Holt 62, Ainsworth 18

Burwell 70, North Central 26

Stuart 62, Elba 6

Sandhills/Thedford 55, South Loup 14

O’Neill St. Mary’s 38, CWC 8

Broken Bow 41, O’Neill 33

Neligh-Oakdale 68, Summerland 14

Ansley-Litchfield 56, Twin Loup 22
Arcadia-Loup City 46, Ravenna 18

Lutheran High Northeast 78, Elkhorn Valley 22

Thursday, Sept. 24

Area Volleyball Scores

Burwell def. Ainsworth 25-21, 25-15, 15-25, 25-18

Chambers/Wheeler Central def. North Central 25-10, 25-15, 25-16

Mullen def. Stuart 25-20, 23-25, 25-21

Stuart def. Valentine 25-19, 25-12

Mullen def. Valentine 25-15, 25-19

West Holt def. O’Neill St. Mary’s 25-15, 25-18, 25-17

Hartington Cedar Catholic def. O’Neill, 25-15, 25-9

Wayne def. O’Neill 25-21, 25-12

Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family def. Summerland, 25-9, 25-20, 25-11

Elgin Public/Pope John def. Riverside, 25-15, 25-13

Nebraska Christian def. Elgin Public/Pope John, 24-26, 25-13, 25-15

Broken Bow def. Centura, 25-18, 25-19
Broken Bow def. Gibbon, 25-9, 25-7

Gothenburg def. Minden, 25-21, 25-9, 25-27, 25-13

Sutherland def. Cozad, 17-25, 25-13, 25-21

Wednesday, Sept. 23

By a 22-rock total, the First Class Auto team captured the fall championship of the Sandhills Rod & Gun Club Trap League Wednesday. The First Class Auto team broke 839 rocks, with the Ainsworth Golf Course team finishing second with 817 rocks broken. Doug’s Mobile took third in the final standings with 811 rocks broken, with Home Town Lumber fourth with 802.
The top shooter Wednesday was Gene Vochatzer, who broke 49 of 50 rocks. Cassidy Zwiebel connected on 47 of 50, followed by Mark Gracey with 44 rocks broken in 50 shots and Ned Pozehl with 43.

Tuesday, Sept. 22

Area Volleyball Scores

North Central def. O’Neill St. Mary’s 25-12, 25-16

Boyd County def. North Central 25-22, 25-22

Boyd County def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-21, 25-7

Chambers/Wheeler Central def. Stuart 25-16, 25-12

Stuart def. Spalding Academy 25-10, 25-17

Niobrara-Verdigre def. West Holt 25-23, 25-21, 20-25, 25-15

O’Neill def. Creighton, 25-17, 25-14
O’Neill def. Summerland, 25-18, 20-25, 25-21

Battle Creek def. Neligh-Oakdale, 25-15, 25-13, 25-15

Gothenburg def. Crete, 25-11, 25-22
Gothenburg def. Hastings, 25-22, 25-15

Alliance def. Cozad, 25-7, 25-10

Ogallala def. Alliance, 25-12, 25-18
Ogallala def. Cozad, 25-13, 25-4

Monday, Sept. 21

Bon Homme Cross Country Invitational

Girls Team Scores

1. Chamberlain, S.D., 21; 2. Burke, S.D., 22; 3. North Central, 28; 4. Hartington-Newcastle, 36; 5. Andes Central, S.D., 42; 6. Boyd County, 51; 7. Niobrara-Verdigre, 61; 8. Bon Homme, S.D., 63; 9. Avon, S.D., 76.

Top 10

1. Hallie Person, BUR, 20:22; 2. Kinsey Evans, CHAM, 20:50; 3. Isabella Brouwer, ANDES, 21:57; 4. Jada Koerner, Freeman Academy, 22:36; 5. Morgan Edelman, Menno, 22:46; 6. Daisy Frick, NC, 22:57; 7. Natasha Zeisler, BC, 23:49; 8. Kylah Biggins, CHAM, 24:10; 9. Piper Hanson, BUR, 24:23; 10. Mariah Ost, NC, 24:27.

North Central (28)

6. Daisy Frick 22:57

10. Mariah Ost 24:27

19. Hunter Wiebelhaus 26:26

Stuart (no team score)

28. Katilynn Kaup 28:48

Boys Team Scores

1. Hartington-Newcastle, 16; 2. Wagner, S.D., 25; 3. Freeman Academy, S.D., 28; 4. North Central, 45; 5. Boyd County, 46; 6. Bon Homme, S.D., 58; 7. Mitchell Christian, S.D., 61; 8. Tripp-Delmont, S.D., 63; 9. Burke, S.D., 72.

Top 10

1. Carson Noecker, H-N, 16:16; 2. Titus Roesler, FREE, 18:30; 3. Michael Barnett, WAG, 19:32; 4. Parker Albers, H-N, 19:45; 5. Tavin Schroeder, FREE, 19:52; 6. Toby Zephier, WAG, 19:56; 7. Nate Hall, BON, 19:59; 8. Raden Orton, NC, 19:59; 9. Max Reynen, MIT, 20:18; 10. Isaac Koenig, BC, 20:33.

North Central (45)

8. Raden Orton 19:59

12. Tommy Klemesrud 20:45

32. Ben Klemesrud 22:48

AINSWORTH RETAINS ROLLING ROCK – Ainsworth won 5-1/2 points in the singles round to finish with 12-1/2 points, enough to retain the Rolling Rock over Valentine at Frederick Peak Golf Course Sunday. Members of the Ainsworth team were, front row, left to right: Troy Brodbeck, Curtis Childers, Landon Welke, Nick Martin, Cory Brodbeck and Cody Goochey. Back row: Rod Worrell, Doug Weiss, Kevin Martin, Graig Kinzie, Robert Magill and Brett Knoetzel.

Sunday, Sept. 20

Ainsworth retained the Rolling Rock Sunday at Frederick Peak Golf Course in Valentine, scoring 5-1/2 points in the singles round to forge a 12-1/2 to 12-1/2 final score against Valentine in the annual matchup of the top golfers from the two courses.

With Ainsworth having possession of the Rolling Rock entering play Sunday, Valentine needed 13 points to capture the rock, while Ainsworth needed 12-1/2 points to retain it.

Valentine jumped out to a 4-1 lead in the scramble round to open the match play competition, but Ainsworth scored four points in the alternate shot round to tie the match at 5-5. Valentine won three of the five points available in the best ball round, taking an 8-7 lead into the singles.

Ainsworth won four matches and halved three others to just squeeze out the points needed to retain the Rolling Rock, with six of the 10 matches in the singles round going all nine holes.

2020 Rolling Rock Match Play Golf

Scramble Format

Andrew Parks and Daniel Markley, Valentine, def. Nick Martin and Kevin Martin, Ainsworth, 1 UP.

Jeff Wrage and Riley Wrage, Valentine, def. Robert Magill and Cody Goochey, Ainsworth, 3&1.

Brett Knoetzel and Doug Weiss, Ainsworth, def. Nick Larsen and Dallas Fowler, Valentine, 1 UP.

Ryan Radant and Cordell Nilson, Valentine, def. Landon Welke and Rod Worrell, Ainsworth, 3&1.

Luke Fischer and Gus Brown, Valentine, def. Graig Kinzie and Curtis Childers, Ainsworth, 2 UP.

Score

Valentine 4, Ainsworth 1

Alternate Shot Format

Robert Magill and Cody Goochey, Ainsworth, def. Jeff Wrage and Riley Wrage, Valentine, 1 UP.

Graig Kinzie and Curtis Childers, Ainsworth, def. Luke Fischer and Gus Brown, Valentine, 2&1.

Rod Worrell and Troy Brodbeck, Ainsworth, def. Ryan Radant and Cordell Nilson, Valentine, 2&1.

Nick Larsen and Braden Bennett, Valentine, def. Kevin Martin and Nick Martin, Ainsworth, 2&1.

Doug Weiss and Brett Knoetzel, Ainsworth, def. Daniel Markley and Andrew Parks, Valentine, 4&3.

Score

Valentine 5, Ainsworth 5

Best Ball Format

Luke Fischer and Gus Brown, Valentine, def. Graig Kinzie and Cory Brodbeck, Ainsworth, 3&1.

Kevin Martin and Nick Martin, Ainsworth, and Riley Wrage and Andrew Parks, Valentine, HALVED.

Curtis Childers and Landon Welke, Ainsworth, def. Daniel Markley and Dallas Fowler, Valentine, 1 UP.

Jeff Wrage and Ryan Radant, Valentine, def. Cody Goochey and Robert Magill, Ainsworth, 1 UP.

Doug Weiss and Brett Knoetzel, Ainsworth, and Nick Larsen and Braden Bennett, Valentine, HALVED.

Score

Valentine 8, Ainsworth 7

Singles Round

Kevin Martin, Ainsworth, def. Riley Wrage, Valentine, 2&1.

Nick Martin, Ainsworth, and Gus Brown, Valentine, HALVED.

Cordell Nilson, Valentine, and Robert Magill, Ainsworth, HALVED.

Curtis Childers, Ainsworth, def. Ryan Radant, Valentine, 3&1.

Jeff Wrage, Valentine, def. Cory Brodbeck, Ainsworth, 1 UP.

Braden Bennett, Valentine, def. Rod Worrell, Ainsworth, 1 UP.

Graig Kinzie, Ainsworth, def. Nick Larsen, Valentine, 1 UP.

Brett Knoetzel, Ainsworth, and Luke Fischer, Valentine, HALVED.

Doug Weiss, Ainsworth, def. Andrew Parks, Valentine, 5&4.

Dallas Fowler, Valentine, def. Troy Brodbeck, Ainsworth, 3&2.

Finals Score

Ainsworth 12-1/2, Valentine 12-1/2 (Ainsworth retains)

Ainsworth (12-1/2)

Doug Weiss 3-0-1

Curtis Childers 3-1

Brett Knoetzel 2-0-2

Graig Kinzie 2-2

Kevin Martin 1-2-1

Robert Magill 1-2-1

Troy Brodbeck 1-1

Landon Welke 1-1

Cody Goochey 1-2

Rod Worrell 1-2

Nick Martin 0-2-2

Cory Brodbeck 0-2

Valentine (12-1/2)

Jeff Wrage 3-1

Braden Bennett 2-0-1

Luke Fischer 2-1-1

Gus Brown 2-1-1

Ryan Radant 2-2

Cordell Nilson 1-1-1

Nick Larsen 1-2-1

Riley Wrage 1-2-1

Daniel Markley 1-2

Dallas Fowler 1-2

Andrew Parks 0-2-1

Through three weeks of the Ainsworth Trap league, First Class Auto leads the standings with 619 rocks broken. That is three rocks better than the Ainsworth Golf Course team, which has broken 616 rocks. Doug’s Mobile is third with 608, followed by the Mob County Boys with 606. Only thirty rocks separate the top team from the bottom team. Gene Vochatzer was the top shooter during the third week, breaking 48 out of 50 rocks. Tee Hanson hit 45 rocks, followed by Mark Gracey, Perry Shaul and Zac Ziggler shooting 42 rocks.

Saturday, Sept. 19


Area Volleyball Scores

Pleasanton def. Stuart 25-19, 25-15

Ord def. Stuart 25-20, 25-20

Stuart def. O’Neill 23-25, 25-19, 25-21

Amherst def. O’Neill, 25-23, 25-16

Grand Island Central Catholic def. O’Neill, 25-20, 25-16

Central Valley def. West Holt, 25-17, 25-10

West Holt def. Giltner, 25-17, 25-22

CWC def. Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family, 25-14, 25-11
CWC def. Twin Loup, 25-19, 25-21

Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family def. Neligh-Oakdale, 20-25, 29-27, 25-11

Twin Loup def. Neligh-Oakdale, 25-23, 25-20

Broken Bow def. Lincoln Lutheran, 25-21, 18-25, 25-23
Broken Bow def. Omaha Mercy, 25-8, 25-12
Broken Bow def. Wayne, 25-14, 25-20

Aurora def. Gothenburg, 25-16, 25-20

Kearney Catholic def. Gothenburg, 25-18, 25-19

Chadron def. Minden, 25-11, 25-18

York def. Minden, 25-22, 25-15

McCook def. Cambridge, 33-31, 19-25, 25-23
McCook def. Southwest, 26-24, 23-25, 25-22
McCook def. Valentine, 25-22, 25-13

Ogallala def. Chadron, 25-20, 22-25, 25-16
Ogallala def. York, 25-22, 19-25, 25-21

St. Paul def. Ogallala, 25-14, 25-17

Friday, Sept. 18

O’Neill Cross Country Invitational

Girls Team Scores (four runners scored)

1. Bloomfield-Wausa, 28; 2. Ainsworth, 35; 3. Crofton, 41; 4. O’Neill, 67; 5. West Holt, 68; 6. Summerland, 86; 7. St. Edward, 126.

Top 10

1. Jordyn Arens, CROF, 18:52; 2. Alexus Sindelar, Pierce, 19:20; 3. Katherine Kerrigan, AHS, 20:05; 4. Callie Arnold, Pierce, 20:12; 5. CeeAnna Beel, AHS, 20:16; 6. Christina Martinson, BLOOM, 20:21; 7. Payten Simmons, Pierce, 20:30; 8. Darla Nelson, BLOOM, 21;06; 9. Maddie Davis, WH, 21:20; 10. Kaci Wickersham, SUM, 21:22.

Ainsworth (35)

3. Katherine Kerrigan 20:05

5. CeeAnna Beel 20:16

12. Tessa Barthel 21:46

26. Moriah Beel 24:06

32. Kylie Higbee 25:03

West Holt (68)

9. Maddie Davis 21:20

23. Abby Thiele 23:41

25. Brianna Rentschler 24:05

31. Rylee Poessnecker 25:02

Stuart (no team score)

21. Katilynn Kaup 23:19

Boys Team Scores (four runners scored)

1. Pierce, 23; 2. O’Neill, 65; 3. Bloomfield-Wausa, 65; 4. Ainsworth, 72; 5. West Holt, 75; 6. Elkhorn Valley 87; 7. Crofton, 114; 8. Summerland, 136; 9. Chambers/Wheeler Central, 150; 10. St. Edward, 176.

Top 10

1. Mason Sindelar, PIER, 15:55; 2. Brady Thompson, 16:51; 3. Ty Schlueter, AHS, 16:52; 4. Connor Arens, CROF, 17:07; 5. Gavin Geneski, PIER, 17:08; 6. Addison Smith, BLOOM, 17:23; 7. Hunter Bennett, EV, 17:34; 8. Chris Efta, PIER, 17:37; 9. Brock Bolling, PIER, 18:15; 10. Ashton Koch, PIER, 18:17.

Ainsworth (72)

3. Ty Schlueter 16:52

20. Tommy Ortner 19:10

25. Trey Appelt 19:34

26. Ben Flynn 19:36

43. Colten Orten 21:05

45. Corbin Swanson 21:15

West Holt (75)

11. Aaron Kraus 18:22

14. Joseph Albrecht 18:30

21. Tyler Jelinek 19:14

31. Carter Gotschall 20:00

35. Rylan Olson 20:18

Area Football Scores

Anselmo-Merna 80, Ainsworth 20

Neligh-Oakdale 64, North Central 46

Stuart 20, Cody-Kilgore 18

West Holt 34, Summerland 22

Sandhills/Thedford 49, Twin Loup 6

Creighton 46, Boyd County 8

West Point-Beemer 53, ONeill 14

Burwell 57, Ravenna 12

Elgin Public/Pope John 24, CWC 22

Laurel-Concord-Coleridge 34, Elkhorn Valley 14

Thursday, Sept. 17

Area Volleyball Scores

Ainsworth def. Cody-Kilgore, 25-20, 25-12

Gordon-Rushville def. Ainsworth 19-25, 25-23, 25-23

Gordon-Rushville def. Cody-Kilgore, 25-20, 26-24

Stuart def. Gregory, S.D., 25-16, 25-17, 25-22

Boyd County def. Stuart 25-20, 25-13

Boyd County def. Gregory, SD, 25-16, 20-25, 22-25, 25-20, 15-12

Ord def. West Holt, 25-11, 25-19, 25-14

Elgin Public/Pope John def. Creighton, 25-14, 24-26, 25-15, 25-15

Neligh-Oakdale def. Niobrara/Verdigre, 16-25, 24-26, 29-27, 26-24, 15-9

Broken Bow def. Lexington, 25-23, 25-10, 24-26, 25-21

Area Football Score

O’Neill St. Mary’s 82, Niobrara/Verdigre 28

Tuesday, Sept. 15

Area Volleyball Scores

Ainsworth def. West Holt, 25-12, 25-22, 25-17

Pleasanton def. North Central, 25-14, 25-14

Twin Loup def. North Central, 25-18, 25-9
Pleasanton def. Twin Loup, 25-16, 25-11

Sandhills/Thedford def. Sandhills Valley, 18-25, 25-23, 25-17, 18-25, 17-15

Boyd County def. Creighton, 25-12, 22-25, 25-18

Summerland def. Boyd County, 27-25, 26-24
Summerland def. Creighton, 25-15, 25-13

Lutheran High Northeast def. O’Neill, 25-8, 25-8, 25-17

Neligh-Oakdale def. Randolph, 25-18, 23-25, 25-19, 25-19

Gothenburg def. North Platte St. Patrick’s, 25-18, 25-14, 25-11

Alma def. Cozad, 25-10, 25-15

Arapahoe def. Cozad, 25-18, 22-25, 28-26

Grand Island Northwest def. Ogallala, 25-23, 25-20

North Platte def. Ogallala, 20-25, 25-14, 25-20

Hershey def. McCook, 25-11, 25-16, 25-18

Curtis Childers fired a 3-under par 33 to lead the field during the final week of men’s league golf at the Bassett Country Club Tuesday. Childers finished two shots ahead of Brady Foster, who posted a 1-under par 35. Brett Knoetzel and Jim Arnholt carded even-par rounds of 36, followed by Jason McNair, Dan Morrison and Les Hall with rounds of 39.

The low net rounds, which takes handicap into account, was shared by Jim Arnholt and Jason McNair with net rounds of 29. Curtis Childers finished with a net 30, followed by Scott Swanson and Les Hall with net rounds of 31.

The league year finished with co-champions, as the team of Curtis Childers, Brady Foster and Beau Herrington tied for the title with the team of Drew Lezotte, Kyle Lingenfelter and Lee Seberger.

Third place went to the team of Brett Knoetzel, Dave Knoetzel and Gunner Bussinger, followed by Marc Gentele, Jason McNair and Nate Krackemeier in fourth.

Monday, Sept. 14

Neligh-Oakdale Cross Country Invitational

Girls Team Scores (three runners scored)

1. North Central, 8; 2. Burwell, 29; 3. Niobrara-Verdigre, 30; 4. Boyd County, 35; 5. Summerland, 38; 6. Osmond, 48.

Top 10

1. Daisy Frick, NC, 20:48; 2. Kaci Wickersham, SUM, 21:07; 3. Kiera Taylor, NC, 21:27; 4. Mariah Ost, NC, 21:38; 5. Natasha Zeisler, BC, 21:44; 6. Jymmie Jensen, BUR, 21:59; 7. Raina Lee, Neligh-Oakdale, 23:07; 8. Katilynn Kaup, Stuart, 23:24; 9. Riley Wagner, OSM, 23:42; 10. Ashlyn Jensen, BUR, 23:48.

North Central (8)

1. Daisy Frick 20:48

3. Kiera Taylor 21:27

4. Mariah Ost 21:38

16. Hunter Wiebelhaus 25:09

Stuart (no team score)

8. Katilynn Kaup 23:24

Boys Team Scores (three runners scored)

1. Osmond, 15; 2. Elkhorn Valley, 22; 3. Neligh-Oakdale, 26; 4. Boyd County, 41; 5. North Central, 43; 6. Summerland, 54; 7. Lutheran High Northeast, 70; 8. Burwell, 85; 9. Creighton, 91; 10. Randolph, 91.

Top 10

1. Hunter Bennett, EV, 16:57; 2. Johnson Chisiba, OSM, 17:22; 3. Eli Thiele, SUM, 17:42; 4. Grayson Schultz, OSM, 17:56; 5. Raden Orton, NC, 17:57; 6. Griffin Claussen, N-O, 18:12; 7. Ashton Higgins, N-O, 18:14; 8. Isaac Koenig, BC, 18:33; 9. Karter Johnson, OSM, 18:42; 10. Waylon Warneke, EV, 18:43.

North Central (43)

5. Raden Orton 17:57

13. Tommy Klemesrud 19:17

29. Ben Klemesrud 20:32

Stuart (no team score)

14. Will Paxton 19:25

28. Schuyler Mustin 20:28

Saturday, Sept. 12

Cozad Volleyball Tournament

Gothenburg def. Ainsworth, 25-21, 25-21
Hastings St. Cecilia def. Ainsworth, 25-17, 25-14
Ogallala def. Ainsworth, 25-6, 25-16

Centura def. Valentine, 25-14, 25-17

Cozad def. Valentine, 25-13, 13-25, 25-11

Sidney def. Valentine, 25-11, 25-12
Sidney def. Cozad, 25-14, 25-15

Centura def. Cozad, 25-19, 25-11
Gothenburg def. Hastings St. Cecilia, 27-25, 25-13

Hastings St. Cecilia def. Ogallala, 25-14, 25-15

Ogallala def. Gothenburg, 25-23, 27-25

Sidney def. Centura, 25-18, 17-25, 25-18

Other Area Volleyball Scores

West Holt def. Creighton, 21-25, 25-23, 26-24

Hartington-Newcastle def. West Holt, 25-11, 25-10

Summerland def. West Holt, 25-16, 25-10

Summerland def. Creighton, 25-17, 25-10
Summerland def. Hartington-Newcastle, 25-15, 25-8

Ansley-Litchfield def. Sandhills/Thedford, 25-7, 25-12

Brady def. Sandhills/Thedford, 26-24, 25-20

Medicine Valley def. Sandhills/Thedford, 25-12, 25-11

Elgin Public/Pope John def. Shelby/Rising City, 25-20, 25-14

Howells-Dodge def. Elgin Public/Pope John, 25-12, 25-13

Broken Bow Cross Country Invitational

Girls Team Scores (four runners scored)

1. McCook, 41; 2. Minden in a fifth-runner tie-break over Ainsworth, 48; 4. Cozad, 84; 5. North Platte St. Patrick’s, 85; 6. Broken Bow, 101; 7. Hi-Line, 122; 8. South Loup, 127; 9. Doniphan-Trumbull, 149; 10. Arcadia-Loup City, 152; 11. Valentine, 187; 12. St. Paul, 194.

Top 10

1. Samantha Rodewald, MCC, 19:17; 2. Jessie Hurt, MIN, 19:56; 3. Katherine Kerrigan, AHS, 20:18; 4. CeeAnna Beel, AHS, 20:29; 5. Mallory Applegate, COZ, 20:34; 6. Karyn Burkholder, COZ, 20:53; 7. Makinley Tobey, BB, 20:55; 8. Landyn Cole, SL, 21:02; 9. Grace Cappel, MCC, 21:12; 10. Seinna Dutton, MCC, 21:18.

Ainsworth (48)

3. Katherine Kerrigan 20:18

4. CeeAnna Beel 20:29

17. Tessa Barthel 22:00

34. Moriah Beel 23:47

57. Kylie Higbee 25:49

64. Alyssa Erthum 26:23

Boys Team Scores (four runners scored)

1. Gothenburg, 43; 2. St. Paul, 45; 3. Broken Bow, 47; 4. Minden, 66; 5. North Platte St. Patrick’s, 95; 6. Ainsworth, 96; 7. Sandhills Valley, 115; 8. McCook, 116; 9. Doniphan-Trumbull, 162; 10. Arcadia-Loup City, 174; 11. Cozad, 211; 12. Ord, 229; 13. Valentine, 247.

Top 10

1. Conner Wells, STP, 16:31; 2. William Anderson, GOTH, 16:42; 3. Ty Schlueter, AHS, 16:51; 4. Daine Wardyn, BB, 17:04; 5. Parker Graves, GOTH, 17:12; 6. Dawsonn Lawver, STP, 17:32; 7. Colin Rooney, SV, 17:35; 8. Konner Verbeck, MIN, 17:44; 9. Jarrett Miles, NPSP, 17:46; 10. Noah Osmond, BB, 17:49.

Ainsworth (96)

3. Ty Schlueter 16:51

24. Tommy Ortner 18:55

28. Ben Flynn 19:03

44. Trey Appelt 19:36

72. Colten Orton 20:49

80. Corbin Swanson 21:19

101. Keith Cole 22:20

122. Atley Titus 24:41

Friday, Sept. 11

Boyd County Cross Country Invitational

Girls Team Scores (three runners scored)

1. North Central, 9; 2. West Holt, 19; 3. Summerland, 24; 4. Boyd County, 38; 5. Niobrara-Verdigre, 42.

Top 10

1. Daisy Frick, NC, 22:44; 2. Maddie Davis, WH, 22:59; 3. Kiera Taylor, NC, 23:07; 4. Kaci Wickersham, SUM, 23:12; 5. Mariah Ost, NC, 23:32; 6. Natasha Zeisler, BC, 24:16; 7. Aislynn Kester, SUM, 25:01; 8. Abby Thiele, WH, 25:09; 9. Raina Lee, Neligh-Oakdale, 25:14; 10. Katilynn Kaup, Stuart, 25:24.

North Central (9)

1. Daisy Frick 22:44

3. Kiera Taylor 23:07

5. Mariah Ost 23:32

12. Hunter Wiebelhaus 26:09

West Holt (19)

2. Maddie Davis 22:59

8. Abby Thiele, WH, 25:09

11. Brianna Rentschler 25:50

14. Rylee Poessnecker 26:21

Stuart (no team score)

10. Katilynn Kaup 25:24

Boys Team Scores (three runners scored)

1. West Holt, 15; 2. Neligh-Oakdale, 21; 3. Boyd County, 31; 4. Summerland, 31; 5. North Central, 31.

Top 10

1. Eli Thiele, SUM, 19:22; 2. Aaron Kraus, WH, 19:26; 3. Griffin Claussen, N-O, 19:27; 4. Raden Orton, NC, 19:41; 5. Joseph Albrecht, WH, 20:02; 6. Ashton Higgins, N-O, 20:13; 7. Isaac Koenig, BC, 20:20; 8. Tyler Jelinek, WH, 21:04; 9. Tommy Klemesrud, NC, 21:12; 10. Gunner Vargas, Niobrara-Verdigre, 21:22.

West Holt (15)

2. Aaron Kraus 19:26

5. Joseph Albrecht 20:02

8. Tyler Jelinek 21:04

11. Carter Gotschall 21:30

20. Rylan Olson 22:38

22. Braydon Olson 23:00

25. Jackson Butterfield 23:46

26. Hayden Davies 23:50

29. Christian Hoffman 26:42

30. Brody Deseive 27:40

North Central (31)

4. Raden Orton 19:41

9. Tommy Klemesrud 21:12

21. Ben Klemesrud 22:47

Stuart (no team score)

14. Will Paxton 21:51

15. Schuyler Mustin 21:53

Area Football Scores

Arcadia-Loup City 66, Ainsworth 14

Humphrey-Lindsay Holy Family 36, North Central 26

Stuart 43, Hampton 8

Sandhills-Thedford 68, Hyannis 0

Central City 53, O’Neill 18

O’Neill St. Mary’s 64, Walthill 24

Burwell 53, Neligh-Oakdale 28

Summerland 26, CWC 13

Anselmo-Merna 34, South Loup 12

Central Valley 56, Twin Loup 7

Creighton 62, Plainview 40

Ord 28, Norfolk Catholic 14

Central Valley 56, Twin Loup 7

Elkhorn Valley 50, Wisner-Pilger 44

Thursday, Sept. 10

Area Volleyball Scores

CWC def. Ainsworth, 25-13, 25-22

Ainsworth def. North Central, 25-19, 25-21

CWC def. North Central 25-13, 25-20

Stuart def. Creighton, 25-22, 23-25, 25-19, 25-18

Boyd County def. Niobrara-Verdigre, 24-26, 20-25, 25-18, 25-10, 15-11

O’Neill def. Crofton, 25-13, 25-20, 25-12

Burke/South Central, S.D. def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-21, 25-16, 25-17

Battle Creek def. Summerland, 25-23, 25-27, 25-13

Norfolk Catholic def. Summerland, 25-14, 25-9

Fullerton def. Neligh-Oakdale, 25-22, 25-14

Broken Bow def. Cozad, 25-9, 25-15
Broken Bow def. North Platte St. Patrick’s, 25-13, 25-19

North Platte St. Patrick’s def. Cozad, 25-16, 25-9

Gothenburg def. South Loup (Callaway/Arnold), 25-13, 25-17, 25-19

McCook def. Holdrege, 25-22, 25-22, 26-28, 25-18
Area Football Score

Wausa 36, Boyd County 14

Curtis Childers and Doug Weiss both fired 2-under par rounds of 34 Thursday to lead the field during the final night of men’s league golf at the Ainsworth Golf Course. Nick Martin finished with a 1-over par round of 37, and Brett Knoetzel and Jim Hoch carded rounds of 39.

The low net round, which takes handicap into account, belonged to Doug Weiss with a net 32. Heath Rudnick, Kirk Peterson, Ty Shelbourn, Clint Painter, Evan Winters and Jon Alderson each posted net rounds of 33.

This year’s league championship went to the team of Nick Martin, Landon Welke and Jesse Owen with a total of 69 points. That was good for a five-point win over the runner-up team of Shane Kinnick, Dallas Fowler and Jake Graff. The team of Bill Burchell, Wes Luther and Howard Alberts finished third in the team race with 61 points.

The team of Penny Waits, Kendra Cleal and Liz Goshorn finished atop the Ainsworth women’s league golf final standings with 84 points. Brenda Konkoleski, Ashley Martin and Rachel Schumacher placed second in the team standings with 80 points, followed by Becky Magill and Ki Kuhre in third place with 77 points.

Tuesday, Sept. 8

Area Volleyball Scores

Stuart def. Niobrara-Verdigre 19-25, 25-22, 25-17

Summerland def. Stuart 25-9, 25-8

Valentine def. West Holt 25-11, 25-13
O’Neill def. West Holt, 25-16, 25-8

O’Neill def. Valentine, 25-21, 25-10

CWC def. St. Mary’s, 25-13, 25-11, 25-9

Elkhorn Valley def. Neligh-Oakdale, 25-17, 17-25, 25-19, 25-20

Hershey def. Cozad, 25-16, 25-11, 25-10
Ogallala def. McCook, 23-25, 25-15, 25-14, 25-23

Sunday, Sept. 6

Brady Foster and Corby Fischer fired a 9-under par round of 63 to win the two-person scramble Sunday at the Bassett Country Club. Foster and Fischer carded a 31 on the first nine and a 32 on the second nine to win by seven shots.

Second place in the championship flight ended in a tie with 2-under par rounds of 70 between the team of Amanda Stephen and Mack Johnson, and the team of Cordell Nilson and Sheldon Nilson.

Joe Lutz and Kayla Fischer captured the first flight with an even-par round of 72. That was good for a one-shot win in the flight over the team of Jake Friedrich and Lacey Friedrich, who posted a 73. Jack Wolf and Steve Osborne finished third in the flight with a score of 76.

Friday, Sept. 4

Area Football Scores

Burwell 76, Ainsworth 38

Elkhorn Valley 46, North Central 34

Lutheran High Northeast 66, West Holt 12

Elgin Public/Pope John 68, Boyd County 22

O’Neill 25, Valentine 13

St. Mary’s 42, Summerland 14

Fullerton 36, CWC 24

Neligh-Oakdale 48, Plainview 22

Anselmo-Merna 50, Hemingford 12

Arthur County 54, Cody-Kilgore 39

Nebraska Christian 46, Arcadia-Loup City 42

Thursday, Sept. 3

Ainsworth Cross Country Invitational

Girls Team Scores

(Only three runners scored this year instead of four for team standings)

1. Ainsworth, 7; 2. North Central, 18; 3. West Holt, 35; 4. Burwell, 43; 5. Valentine, 53; 6. Boyd County, 58; 7. Cody-Kilgore, 65.

Top 10

1. Callie Coble, Mullen, 20:14; 2. Katherine Kerrigan, AHS, 20:53; 3. CeeAnna Beel, AHS, 20:59; 4. Josey French, MUL, 22:16; 5. Maddie Davis, WH, 22:20; 6. Tessa Barthel, AHS, 22:21; 7. Kloe Severance, ORD, 22:27; 8. Daisy Frick, NC, 22:31; 9. Keira Taylor, NC, 22:39; 10. Mariah Ost, NC, 22:55.

Ainsworth (7)

2. Katherine Kerrigan 20:53

3. CeeAnna Beel 20:59

6. Tessa Barthel 22:21

16. Molly Salzman 24:17

17. Moriah Beel 24:22

28. Maren Arens 27:02

32. Allison Cole 27:24

34. Alyssa Erthum 27:55

35. Kylie Higbee 28:32

North Central (18)

8. Daisy Frick 22:31

9. Keira Taylor 22:39

10. Mariah Ost 22:55

19 Hunter Wiebelhaus 24:47

West Holt (35)

5. Maddie Davis 22:20

20. Brianna Rentschler 24:56

22. Abby Thiele 25:43

26. Rylee Poessnecker 26:49

Boys Team Scores

(Only three runners scored this year instead of four for team standings)

1. West Holt, 18; 2. Ainsworth, 19; 3. Mullen, 23; 4. Valentine, 41; 5. Boyd County, 49; 6. North Central, 55; 7. Ord, 64; 8. Burwell, 69.

Top 10

1. Trevor Kuncl, MUL, 17:14; 2. Ty Schlueter, AHS, 17:42; 3. Aaron Kraus, WH, 18:31; 4. Hayden Jennings, MUL, 19:00; 5. Joseph Albrecht, WH, 19:12; 6. Raden Orton, NC, 19:14; 7. Isaac Koenig, BC, 19:50; 8. Tommy Ortner, AHS, 19:51; 9. Ben Flynn, AHS, 20:00; 10. Tyler Jelinek, WH, 20:14.

Ainsworth (19)

2. Ty Schlueter 17:42

8. Tommy Ortner 19:51

9. Ben Flynn 20:00

15. Trey Appelt 20:35

30. Colten Orton 22:00

37. Corbin Swanson 23:13

40. Keith Cole 24:19

44. Atley Titus 25:30

North Central (55)

6. Raden Orton 19:14

22. Tommy Klemesrud 21:04

31. Ben Klemesrud 22:10

West Holt (18)

3. Aaron Kraus 18:31

5. Joseph Albrecht 19:12

10. Tyler Jelinek 20:14

11. Carter Gotschall 20:23

25. Rylan Olson 21:35

28. Braydon Olson 21:54

39. Jackson Butterfield 23:24

42. Christian Hoffman 24:53

43. Hayden Davies 24:55

47. Brody Deseieve 26:31

Stuart (no team score)

19. Will Paxton 20:54

West Holt Girls Golf Invitational

Atkinson-Stuart Country Club

Team Scores

1. Boone Central, 409; 2. Valentine, 419; 3. Battle Creek, 427; 4. Pierce, 464; 5. Hartington Cedar Catholic, 470; 6. O’Neill, 480; 7. West Holt, 492; 8. Elkhorn Valley, 522; 9. Ainsworth, 542.

Top 10

1. Abby Brodersen, BOONE, 80; 2. Shauna Radant, VAL, 96; 3. Megan Lutt, BATTLE, 97; 4. Delayne Sudbeck, HCC, 99; 5. Tie between Reghan Kerkman, WH, and Nicole Williams, VAL, 100; 7. Emma Wilkinson, BATTLE, 102; 8. Emmah Benson, BOONE, 104; 9. Joslyn Hrabanek, BATTLE, 107; 10. Keli Shermer, PIER, 108.

Ainsworth (542)

28. Haley Schroedl 124

36. Libby Smith 137

37. Ellie Welke 139

40. Josie Ganser 143

West Holt (492)

5. Reghan Kerkman 100

14. Jordyn Liable 113

26. Landyn Mlady 121

42. Brynn Hilkemeier 158

Area Volleyball Scores

Burwell def. North Central, 25-16, 24-26, 27-25

North Central def. West Holt 25-15, 25-19
Burwell def. West Holt, 25-15, 25-11

Winner, SD def. Valentine, 25-11, 25-10, 25-14

Boyd County def. Neligh-Oakdale, 25-20, 28-26, 25-21

O’Neill def. Boone Central, 25-7, 25-12, 25-21

Plainview def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-16, 16-25, 25-16

Summerland def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 25-12, 25-11

Summerland def. Plainview, 25-12, 25-16

CWC def. Elgin Public/Pope John, 25-14, 25-12, 25-19

Elkhorn Valley def. Winside, 25-23, 25-20

Wausa def. Elkhorn Valley, 14-25, 25-20, 25-19

Broken Bow def. Gothenburg, 25-20, 25-18, 25-27, 25-13

Minden def. Holdrege, 25-16, 25-19

Southern Valley def. Cozad, 19-25, 25-14, 25-20, 16-25, 15-5

North Platte def. Ogallala, 25-18, 25-13

Sidney def. Ogallala, 26-24, 25-21

Wednesday, Sept. 2

The low scramble score during women’s league golf Wednesday at the Ainsworth Golf Course went to the team of Donita Painter, Linda Rice and Darlene Ehlers with a 1-under par 35. Jen Martin, Ann Hoch and Wendy Wilkins carded a 1-over par 37, as did the team of Brenda Konkoleski, Ashley Martin and Rachel Schumacher. The team of Heather Lutter, Mandy Evans and Tamara Hancock posted a round of 38, and the team of Kathy Worrell and Stephanie Kinzie shot a 39.

Tuesday, Sept. 1

Area Volleyball Scores

O’Neill def. Elkhorn Valley, 25-17, 17-25, 25-13, 25-14

St. Mary’s def. Plainview, 25-13, 25-23

Winside def. St. Mary’s, 26-24, 25-21
Wynot def. Boyd County, 25-17, 25-21, 25-22

CWC def. Central Valley, 25-17, 25-14
CWC def. Summerland, 25-18, 26-24

Summerland def. Central Valley, 26-24, 25-20

Burwell def. Elgin Public/Pope John, 20-25, 29-27, 14-25, 25-21, 17-15
Creighton def. Niobrara/Verdigre, 25-7, 25-14

Osmond def. Niobrara/Verdigre, 26-24, 25-18

Gothenburg def. Southern Valley, 25-8, 25-15, 25-12

Minden def. Chase County, 25-16, 25-13
Minden def. McCook, 25-17, 25-22

McCook def. Chase County, 17-25, 25-23, 25-21

Matt Morrison posted an even-par round of 36 to take the top spot Tuesday during men’s league golf at the Bassett Country Club. Morrison finished one shot ahead of Brett Knoetzel, who carded a 1-over par 37. Curtis Childers, Jake Friedrich and Brady Foster each shot rounds of 38.
The low net round, which takes handicap into account, belonged to Scott Swanson with a net 29. Matt Morrison finished with a net 30, followed by Tony Tiefenthaler, Mick Zink and Cash Cosgrove with net rounds of 31.

Sunday, Aug. 30

Graig Kinzie of Ainsworth won the championship flight of the Atkinson Open golf tournament Sunday at the Atkinson-Stuart Country Club with a three-round total of 116.
Kinzie carded rounds of 39-38-39 to win by two shots over Carl Roberts of Atkinson. There was a tie for third in the championship flight with three-round scores of 119 between Matt Bauer of O’Neill, Todd Hale of Atkinson and Mike Haase of Atkinson.
Scott Poese of O’Neill won the first flight Sunday with a three-round total of 127. Adam Flannery of Atkinson finished second with a score of 131. Third place in the first flight ended in a tie with scores of 134 between Corey Sargent of Winner, S.D., and Greg Dostal of Atkinson.

Saturday, Aug. 29

Area Volleyball Scores

Minden Tournament

Ainsworth def. Fillmore Central, 25-16, 25-15

Minden def. Ainsworth, 25-10, 25-21
Ainsworth def. Valentine, 25-16, 25-13

Centennial def. Ainsworth, 25-21, 25-21

Blue Hill def. Valentine, 20-25, 25-7, 25-19

Minden def. Fillmore Central, 25-14, 25-13
Minden def. Valentine, 25-12, 25-19

Centennial def. Blue Hill, 25-17, 25-16
Centennial def. Lincoln Christian, 25-19, 25-20

Lincoln Christian def. Blue Hill, 25-20, 25-18
Lincoln Christian def. Fillmore Central, 25-16, 25-21

Thayer Central def. Blue Hill, 28-26, 25-20 (2-0)
Thayer Central def. Centennial, 25-22, 25-19 (2-0)
Thayer Central def. Lincoln Christian, 25-21, 26-24 (2-0)
Thayer Central def. Minden, 25-18, 25-23 (2-0)

Champion – Thayer Central

The Alyx Klosterman team won the championship flight of the glowball tournament Saturday at the Bassett Country Club. The winning team carded a 4-under par round of 32 to win by two over the Matt Morrison team. The Luke Pospichal team finished third with a score of 35.
The Cameron Smith team won a playoff for first place in the first flight over the Ty Eiler team after both carded rounds of 36. The Brady Graff team finished third in the flight with a score of 37.
The Steve Coble team won a playoff for first in the second flight over the Pam Raymond team after both shot rounds of 39 in the dark. The Marty Moravec team took third in the flight with a 41.

Friday, Aug. 28

Area Football Scores

Plainview 58, Ainsworth 32

North Central 52, Twin Loup 6

Burwell 50, West Holt 15

Sandhills-Thedford 44, Mullen 0

CWC 42, Boyd County 8

Hartington Cedar Catholic 19, O’Neill 16

Ansley-Litchfield 40, Anselmo-Merna 28

Cody-Kilgore 25, Paxton 12

Elkhorn Valley 38, Summerland 12

Elm Creek 22, Arcadia-Loup City 20

Neligh-Oakdale 42, Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 8

Valentine vs. Crofton – CANCELLED

Thursday, Aug. 27

Area Volleyball Scores

Ainsworth def. North Central, 25-18, 20-25, 25-20, 22-25, 15-13

Elkhorn Valley def. West Holt, 25-19, 25-14

Summerland def. West Holt, 25-15, 25-18

Summerland def. Elkhorn Valley, 21-25, 25-18, 26-24

Valentine def. Bennett County, S.D., 25-20, 25-15, 25-19

O’Neill def. Pierce, 26-24, 26-24, 22-25, 25-14

O’Neill St. Mary’s def. Bloomfield, 25-19, 25-23

Wausa def. O’Neill St. Mary’s, 27-25, 25-15

Lutheran High Northeast def. Elgin Public/Pope John, 25-11, 25-20, 25-14

Niobrara/Verdigre def. Madison, 25-16, 25-17, 25-16

Hershey def. Broken Bow, 18-25, 25-18, 25-19, 25-20

Gothenburg def. Cozad, 25-11, 25-13, 25-1

Ogallala def. Chase County, 25-17, 25-20, 25-17

Lexington def. McCook, 25-15, 21-25, 25-22, 25-11

Burwell Cross Country Invitational

Four Kilometers

Girls Team Scores

1. North Central, 19; 2. Burwell, 44; 3. West Holt, 47; 4. South Loup, 64.

Top 10

1. Landyn Cole, South Loup, 18:14; 2. Daisy Frick, NC, 18:16; 3. Mariah Ost, NC, 18:39; 4. Keira Taylor, NC, 18:49; 5. Jymmie Jensen, BUR, 18:59; 6. Maddie Davis, WH, 19:08; 7. Morgan Rosander, Central Valley, 20:13; 8. Dayle Haake, Sandhills-Thedford, 20:31; 9. Ashlyn Jensen, BUR, 20:38; 10. Hunter Wiebelhaus, NC, 20:46.

North Central (19)

2. Daisy Frick 18:16

3. Mariah Ost 18:39

4. Keira Taylor 18:49

10. Hunter Wiebelhaus 20:46

West Holt (47)

6. Maddie Davis 19:08

11. Abby Thiele 20:47

13. Brianna Rentschler 21:07

17. Rylee Poessnecker 22:42

Boys Team Scores

1. West Holt, 15; 2. Chambers/Wheeler Central, 62; 3. Burwell, 68.

Top 10

1. Aaron Kraus, WH, 15:45; 2. Joseph Albrecht, WH, 15:58; 3. Raden Orton, North Central, 16:07; 4. Nate Larson, CWC, 16:17; 5. Tyler Jelinek, WH, 16:42; 6. Logan Recoy, South Loup, 16:55; 7. Carter Gotschall, WH, 16:56; 8. Tommy Klemesrud, North Central, 17:00; 9. Ethan Moses, CWC, 17:08; 10. Tell Jensen, BUR, 17:32.

North Central (no team score)

3. Raden Orton 16:07

8. Tommy Klemesrud 17:00

22. Ben Klemesrud 20:46

West Holt (15)

1. Aaron Kraus 15:45

2. Joseph Albrecht 15:58

5. Tyler Jelinek 16:42

7. Carter Gotschall 16:56

14. Rylan Olson 18:01

17. Braydon Olson 18:55

23. Jackson Butterfield 20:47

26. Christian Hoffman 22:16

29. Brody Deseive 22:42

Ainsworth Girls Golf Invitational

Ainsworth Golf Course

Team Scores

1. Valentine, 384; 2. O’Neill, 423; 3. West Holt, 448; 4. Ainsworth, 492.

Top 10

1. Shauna Radant, VAL, in a playoff over Mekallyn Bancroft, VAL, 89; 3. Reghan Kerkman, WH, 93; 4. Jordyn Liable, WH, 94; 5. Kaylin Gaughenbaugh, O’N, 98; 6. Jaycie Cox, VAL JV, 99; 7. Nicole Williams, VAL, 100; 8. Madison Hampton, O’N, 104; 9. Becca McGinley, VAL, 106; 10. Landyn Mlady, WH, 108.

Ainsworth (492)

14. Josie Ganser 112

18. Ellie Welke 122

20. Haley Schroedl 126

22. Libby Smith 132

27. Shawna Fernau 158

West Holt (448)

3. Reghan Kerkman 93

4. Jordyn Liable 94

10. Landyn Mlady 108

26. Brynn Hilkemeier 153

Robert Magill and Graig Kinzie shared the top spot Thursday with 3-under par rounds of 33 during men’s league golf at the Ainsworth Golf Course. Rod Worrell and Curtis Childers each posted rounds of 35. Hunter Martin, Troy Brodbeck, Kevin Martin and Nick Martin shot even-par rounds of 36, followed by Joel Klammer with a round of 37, Dallas Fowler and Doug Weiss with rounds of 38, and Cam Palmer with a 39.

The low net round, which takes handicap into account, belonged to Hunter Martin with a net 26. Jon Alderson fired a net 29. Robert Magill and Rod Worrell finished with net rounds of 30, followed by Joel Klammer, Marty Graff, Graig Kinzie and Troy Brodbeck with net rounds of 31.

With one week of league play remaining, the team of Nick Martin, Landon Welke and Jesse Owen has an insurmountable lead with 66 points, nine ahead of the second-place team of Shane Kinnick, Dallas Fowler and Jake Graff. The team of Bill Burchell, Wes Luther and Howard Alberts moved up to third with 54 points.

Ashley Babcock fired a round of 40 Thursday to lead the field during the final week of women’s league golf at the Bassett Country Club. Babcock finished four shots ahead of Vicki Friedrich, who carded a round of 44. Jan Foster shot a 46, followed by Hannah Greenwell and Kasey Foster with rounds of 49.

The team race finished in a three-way tie for first place between the team of Ashley Babcock and Daile Coleman, the team of Pam Wegener and Pam Raymond, and the team of Vicki Friedrich and Lacey Friedrich.

Wednesday, Aug. 26

The low scramble round during women’s league golf at the Ainsworth Golf Course belonged to Brenda Konkoleski, Ashley Martin and Julie Micheel with a 2-under par 34. Jen Martin, Ann Hoch and Wendy Wilkins carded a round of 37.

Tuesday, Aug. 25

For the second straight week, Brady Foster fired an under-par round to lead the field during men’s league golf at the Bassett Country Club. Foster carded a 3-under par 33 Tuesday to edge Curtis Childers by one shot. Corby Fischer and Jason McNair both posted rounds of 38, followed by Clay Fischer with a round of 39.
The low net round, which takes handicap into account, belonged to Jason McNair with a net 27. Mick Zink shot a net round of 28, followed by Scott Swanson with a net round of 30 and Brady Foster and Curtis Childers with net rounds of 31.

KBRB continued to preview the fall sports season, with Cody Goochey catching up with West Holt cross country coach Jeff Kraus. To hear the report on the Husky cross country preseason, click on the audio link below.

audio clips/West Holt 2020 Cross Country preview.mp3

Monday, Aug. 24

KBRB continued to preview the fall sports season by visiting with Stuart football coach Colin Schurman. The Broncos move from eight-man football to six-man football for the 2020 season. Click on the audio link below to listen to how the team is doing in making the move to the new game.

audio clips/Stuart 2020 Football Preview.mp3

Cody Goochey also visited with Stuart cross country coach Stacy Ludwig as the Broncos prepare for the start of the running season. To hear that conversation, click on the audio link below.

audio clips/Stuart 2020 Cross Country preview.mp3

Sunday, Aug. 23

Curtis Childers and Graig Kinzie won the championship flight of the inaugural Border Bash two-person golf tournament over the weekend at the Bassett Country Club and Ainsworth Golf Course.

Childers and Kinzie carded an 8-under par 64 during Saturday’s round at the Bassett Country Club, and backed it up with a 6-under par 66 Sunday at the Ainsworth Golf Course to win by one shot over the second-place team of Jake Friedrich and John Opela. Friedrich and Opela posted a 5-under par 67 Saturday in Bassett but followed with an 8-under par 64 Sunday in Ainsworth.

In the format, the teams play nine holes of scramble and nine holes of best ball each day.

Third place in the championship flight went to Ryan Radant and Cordell Nilson with a two-day total of 133, three shots out of first. Nick Martin and Kyle Jackman took fourth in the championship flight with a two-day total of 135.

The first flight went to a playoff Sunday to determine the winner after the team of Kevin Martin and Hunter Martin and the team of Landon Welke and Chad Pierce both finished with two-day totals of 141. Welke and Pierce won the flight on the fourth playoff hole. Todd Kicken and Clint Painter finished third in the first flight with a two-day total of 145, and the team of Bryce Coleman and Scott Swanson took fourth in the flight with a two-day score of 147.

Friday, Aug. 21

KBRB began to preview the fall high school sports season by visiting with the Ainsworth coaches.
To hear the conversations with the coaches and KBRB’s Cody Goochey, click on the audio links below.

audio clips/AHS Cross Country 2020 Preview.mp3

audio clips/AHS Football 2020 preview.mp3

audio clips/AHS Girls Golf 2020 preview.mp3

audio clips/AHS Volleyball 2020 preview.mp3

KBRB also caught up with the North Central football and volleyball coaches to get their thoughts on the upcoming seasons. To hear those reports, click on the audio links below.

audio clips/North Central Volleyball 2020 preview.mp3

audio clips/North Central 2020 Football Preview.mp3

KBRB’s Graig Kinzie visited with West Holt football coach Steve Neptune Friday to discuss the start of the Husky football season. To hear that conversation, click on the audio link below.

audio clips/West Holt 2020 football preview.mp3