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North Central Second Half Surge Tops Wolfpack 47 to 32

PLAINVIEW — What started as a dream, turned into a nightmare Thursday night as North Central defeated Elgin Public-Pope John 47 to 32 at...

Bode To Play In Sertoma 8-Man All-Star Game

Wolfpack standout football player Chad Bode will be snapping on the shoulder pads again this summer. Coach Randy Eisenhauer announced Tuesday that Bode has been...

Wolfpack Girls Still In Hunt For Wildcard Berth At State Tournament

The Wolfpack girls basketball season remains alive following a surprising loss to North Central in the D1-6 Subdistrict final Thursday night. About the only thing...
EPPJ Wolfpack girls get a win over foe Boyd Co.

Wolfpack Defeat Boyd County To Start Postseason Play

PLAINVIEW — Having lost twice to Boyd County, Elgin Public-Pope John was determined to not let it happen a third time as they defeated...

Wolfpack Senior Baylee Wemhoff Gets 1,000!

Congratulations to Wolfpack player Baylee Wemhoff on reaching her 1,000th career point in tonight's win over Clearwater-Orchard.  For the game, Baylee had a total...

EPPJ Rally Comes Up Short Against Renegades

BARTLETT — Another slow start, another comeback which came up short. That's been the story of the Wolfpack boys basketball team this season. It...

Wolfpack Blowout CWC Renegades 66 to 52

BARTLETT — Up by just two points at halftime, Elgin Public-Pope John turned in one of their best efforts of the season in the...

Wrestlers Find Tough Competition At Cyclone Invitational

CLEARWATER — In their final tune-up before they put it all on the line at district, Wolfpack wrestlers competed Friday at the Cyclone Invitational. Coaches...

Boyd County Ousts EPPJ From NVC Tourney

O’NEILL — Having fell to the Lady Spartans once before, Tuesday night was supposed to be different as the Wolfpack faced Boyd County in...

Wemhoff Sisters Score 40 In Victory Over Fullerton

FULLERTON — The Wemhoff sisters (Baylee and Ally) combined for 40 points Tuesday night to help lead Elgin Public-Pope John to a 59 to...

Fullerton Warriors Edge EPPJ 68 to 65

FULLERTON — So close, yet so far away. The Wolfpack came ever so close to winning their third game of the season Tuesday night, but...

Lady Spartans Hand Upset EPPJ 41 To 38

ELGIN — Held to just two points in the fourth quarter, Elgin Public-Pope John suffered just their second loss of the season. Boyd County outscored...

Wolfpack Trio Combine For 42 Points In Loss To Boyd County

ELGIN — Boyd County jumped out on top of the Wolfpack early and went on to claim a 70 to 55 victory in boys...

Wolfpack Wrestlers Bring Home Two Medals From Burwell Invite

BURWELL — Wolfpack wrestlers brought home two medals Friday from the Burwell Invite. Freshman Corey Romej and junior Logan Henn found their way to...

EPPJ Boys Take Third At Madison Tournament

MADISON — Having lost in the opening round of the Madison Holiday Tournament, Elgin Public-Pope John came back one day later to claim the...

For Fourth Year In A Row, Wolfpack Girls Win Holiday Tournament

MADISON — The eighth victory of the season for the Wolfpack girls basketball team was a lot like others this season — but this...

KC Free Throw Contest To Be Sunday

Young basketball players, it’s time to start practicing free throws. The local Knights of Columbus have announced the date for their annual free throw competition....

OSCEOLA  — Five Wolfpack wrestlers competed Saturday at the Osceola Invite. Logan Henn, Luke Henn, Geoffrey Carr, Hayes Miller and Austin Bauer matched their...

Mescher, Selting Named To D-1 All-State First Team; Four Receive Honorable Mention

They’ve been playing volleyball together for as long as they can remember. So, maybe it was fitting that the last paragraphs about the 2016...

Selting Signs With NECC

It was over in a matter of moments, but it took her whole life to get there. On Tuesday afternoon, in a school hallway that...