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EHS, PJ Athletes Win “Gold” at NVC Meet Saturday

The Eagles boys track team displays the plaque they received for finishing fourth at the NVC Track Meet held Saturday. Photo submitted

Pope John Junior High Track Results

The Pope John junior high track team competed Saturday at the NVC Meet held at O’Neill.

Golfers Compete At Scotus Invite

COLUMBUS — Competing last week at the Scotus Invitational, Pope John golfers finished eight out of 17 teams.

Eagle Boys Fifth at Wausa Invitational Saturday

PIERCE — Elgin High’s track team competed in cool temperatures Saturday at the Wausa Invitational held at Pierce High School.

Childers is Medalist as Crusaders Win at Neligh

NELIGH — Competing against 10 other teams Monday, Pope John’s golf team again showed their mettle against some of the best teams in the...

Jr. Eagles Win Medals at NVC Meet Saturday

Athletes from Elgin Junior High competed Saturday at the NVC Junior High Track Meet held at O’Neill.

Kinney, Dierks Top the Field At St. Mary’s

O’NEILL — Temperatures were unseasonably warm Thursday as both Pope John and Elgin competed at the St. Mary’s Invitational track meet. There was good competition...

Schrage Wins 800, 1600 At O’Neill Invitational

The Pope John Central Catholic track team competed last week at the O’Neill Invitational track meet. Competing Thursday.

Pope John, Elgin Track Teams Compete at Neligh-Oakdale Invitational Last Week

Elgin High and Pope John athletes brought home medals from the Neligh-Oakdale Invitational track meet held last Tuesday. In the girls team competition, Lindsay...

Crusaders Win Dual, Finish 5th at Plainview

Competing in a dual Thursday afternoon, Pope John golfers defeated their counterparts from Humphrey St. Francis by 30 strokes.

PJCC Junior High Track Team Competes At Stanton

Junior high athletes from Pope John Central Catholic competed last week at a track and field meet in Stanton.

Crusaders Take Third at Ewing Invite

EWING — Weather has limited golfers from Pope John and Elgin High Schools from competing so far this season. But that all changed Wednesday...

Eagle Track Teams Win Medals at Cedar Rapids Invitational

Elgin track athletes opened the season last week at the Cedar Rapids Invitational.

Antelope County Invite Attracts Stellar Performances

Clint Meis (l) and Austin Kerkman (r) both placed in the 100 meter dash. Meis finished first with a time of 11.5 seconds while...

Wrestlers Bring Home Medals

Two Elgin/ Pope John wrestling club members competed in the Midwest Classic Tournament held in Kearney, NE on March 28. Over 1,260 wrestlers were...

Mescher Wins State Free Throw Event At Hastings

Chelsi Mescher displays her championship trophy after she won the state free-throw contest Sunday in Hastings. Chelsi and a girl from Atkinson tied for...

PJ, EHS Golf Teams Ready For Season to Begin

Golf teams at Pope John Central Catholic and Elgin High School are ready for the spring season. Competing for EHS this year will be...

OWH, LJS Announce All-State Selections

Nebraska’s two largest daily newspapers announced their all-state basketball selections on Sunday. Elgin senior Andrew Bauer was named to the Lincoln Journal-Star Class D-2 second...

Bauer, Stoltz Lead All-NVC East Selections

The Niobrara Valley Conference coaches announced their selections for all-conference boys and girls basketball teams.

Pope John Athletes Ready for Track Season

Athletes at Pope John Central Catholic are preparing for the spring track season. Members of the girls team (left photo) are (front row, l-r):...