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Heithoff Handles Opponents As Disney Duals Tournament

The reigning Class D Wrestling 189-pound state champion, Pope John’s Dylan Heithoff has not been resting on his laurels. This summer he has been competing...

Jenna Beckman Selected to Pioneer League All-Star Team

Jenna Beckman was recently selected to play in the Pioneer League All-Star 16 & Under game at Pierce, Nebraska. The game was played July 21. For...

12 & Under Girls Finish Softball Season

On June 18, Elgin 12 & Under girls hosted Creighton for a doubleheader. In the first game, Elgin came up shot, losing 19 to...

Local 4-H Team Wins Local Contest

Four Antelope County 4-Hers, representing Nebraska, brought home the gold honors from the National Shooting Sports invitational last week. The four-day event was held...

Bauer, Henkenius Help West Win

HASTINGS — Elgin’s Tad Henkenius scored the West’ first touchdown then watched as Ewing’s Brett Kaczor took over the game, leading the team to...

Seier to Play in All-Star Game Friday

Pope John Central Catholic’s Jackie Seier heads up selections for the Northeast Nebraska All-Star basketball games to be played Friday evening, June 12. The games...

Elgin 12 & Under Girls Win One, Lose Three

Elgin’s 12 and under girls opened their season May 28 with a win over Clearwater. The team scored 24 runs in the victory. Kayla...

Crusaders Finish Seventh at State Golf Meet

KEARNEY — In fourth place after day one of the Class D State Golf Tournament, Pope John Central Catholic was in contention for a...

NVC All-Star Games Friday

The NVC All-Star Basketball games will be played Friday night at O’Neill High School.

State Golf Tournament Begins Today

ELGIN — For the seventh consecutive year, Pope John Central Catholic’s golf team will challenge for a state championship in boys golf. Starting Wednesday (today)...

Meis Wins Two Medals at State Meet Saturday

Pope John, Elgin High Athletes Compete Against the Best in Class D OMAHA — Elgin and Pope John track athletes competing at the State Track...

Antelope Tracks Coming Events

May 27 — Antelope County 4-H Livestock Judging Contest, Fairgrounds, Neligh May 28 & 29 — Tractor Safety – Hazardous Occupation Training, 9 a.m. –...

Crusader Golf Team Headed to State

EWING — For the seventh consecutive year, Pope John Central Catholic’s golf team will compete for the team title at the Class D State...

Pope John Places Sixth at Hwy 20 Golf Tourney

BASSETT — Pope John finished sixth at the Highway 20 Golf Invitational held on May 11.

Pope John Track Team Competes at LHF Invitational

Pope John athletes brought home medals after competing at the Lindsay Holy Family Invite held at Battle Creek last week.

Eagle Boys Fourth, Girls Eighth at St. Edward

ALBION — Elgin was among 15 teams to compete Wednesday, May 6, at the St. Edward Invitational held at Boone Central High School.

Pope John Competes at St. Edward Invite

The Pope John junior high track team competed last week at the St. Edward Junior High Meet.

Crusaders Take Second At NVC Golf Tournament

EWING — The Niobrara Valley Conference golf tournament was held Tuesday, April 28, at Summerland Golf Course. Three strokes is all that separated the top...

Junior Crusaders Compete at Burwell Invitational Track Meet

Pope John athletes competed last week at the junior high track meet in Burwell. The girls team placed fifth while the boys team placed sixth.

Crusaders Golf Team Places Eighth at Lakeview Invitational

Curtis Childers Places Sixth with an 80 COLUMBUS — Competing last week, the Pope John Crusaders golf team finished eighth out of 13 teams at the Lakeview...