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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...

Wolfpack Trio Combine For 52 Points In Win Over Niobrara/Verdigre

ELGIN — The Wolfpack jumped out to a 20 to 0 lead in the first quarter and never looked back as they defeated Niobrara/Verdigre...

Wolfpack Boys Suffer First Loss Of Basketball Season

ELGIN — The Wolfpack boys basketball team started slow Friday night and fell to Niobrara/Verdigre 72 to 36 in NVC action. The Cougars jumped out...

Wolfpack Volleyball Awards Handed Out

“The 2016 Wolfpack volleyball season, definitely is one for the books and memories,” said Wolfpack Head Coach Tina Thiele-Blecher at Sunday night’s awards banquet. Numerous...

Wolfpack Football Awards Announced

Awards for the 2016 Wolfpack football season were presented Sunday night. Coach Randy Eisenhauer recognized the team for their effort throughout the season. “Overall I thought...

Subdistrict Title Slips Away From EPPJ

NIOBRARA — Hope turned to heartbreak for the Wolfpack Tuesday night as North Central defeated EPPJ in the D1-6 subdistrict final in five games. The...

Meridian Downs Wolfpack At State Semi’s

LINCOLN — In an epic match between two championship-caliber teams, Meridian edged the Wolfpack Friday in a five-game thriller at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The Mustangs...

Wolfpack Outlast GACC To Take Third At State

LINCOLN — Elgin Public/Pope John wrapped up their most successful volleyball season ever, taking third at the Class D-1 State Tournament. In another marathon match...

North Central Upsets EPPJ At NVC Semi’s

STUART — Two teams stepped on the floor Tuesday night seeking a conference championship. One team advanced. Elgin Public-Pope John suffered just their second loss...

Wolfpack Win NVC Tourney Opener Over Cyclones

ELGIN — Seeking to win the NVC Conference Tournament this week, Elgin Public-Pope John started their march with a sweep of Clearwater/Orchard Monday night. Playing...

Wolfpack Cap Regular Season With Victory At Burwell

BURWELL — It’s as simple as one-two-three. Elgin Public-Pope John defeated host Burwell Tuesday night, sweeping three games by the scores of 25-18, 26-24 and...

Wolfpack Defeat Lady Warriors

ELGIN — The Wolfpack continued their domination of Neligh-Oakdale on the volleyball court Tuesday night, posting a 25-10, 25-16 victory. The victory put the Wolfpack...

Netters Sweep N-V Cougars

ELGIN — Twenty points. That’s the total number of points Elgin Public-Pope John allowed Niobrara-Verdigre on Parents’ Night as the Wolfpack volleyball team swept the...