TRACK
The Alliance boys track and field team received a nice shot of confidence Saturday in the Buffalo Bill Invite. The Bulldogs captured a runner-up...
SOCCER
The Norfolk High School girls soccer team earned its way into the championship game of the 23rd-annual Gary McLaurin Soccer Invite Saturday afternoon...
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SOCCER
The Scottsbluff and Gering girls and boys soccer teams enjoyed plenty of success in an engagement with Lexington and Grand Island Northwest on Saturday in North Platte.
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Class C-1: Wayne works past No. 7 Cozad
A hot-shooting quarter was all Wayne needed. The No. 2-seeded Blue Devils used a 10-0 to open the second quarter of a Class C-1 quarterfinal against No. 7-seed Cozad and eased to a 60-45 victory.
BASKETBALL
Class D-1: Clearwater-Orchard rallies, upsets St. Pat's
Clearwater-Orchard completed a furious comeback with five key free throws from Tate Schutt in the final minute Thursday to upset top-ranked North Platte St. Patrick's 46-42 in the D-1 opener at Lincoln East.
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Class D-2: Sjuts, Zitek lead Panthers to victory
Bancroft-Rosalie used a swarming defense to disrupt Hitchcock County's offense and never trailed on its way to a 64-29 win over the Falcons on Thursday.
BASKETBALL
Tourney time: Irish take on Clearwater/Orchard in first-round game
St. Pat’s coach William O’Malley might have been looking into a crystal ball as the season began back in November. The Irish (24-1) have been practicing early each morning before the beginning of school. Interestingly enough, the No. 2-seed Irish will open the 2014 Nebraska State Boys Basketball Championships in the 9 a.m. game today...
BASKETBALL
Class D-1: Top-ranked Friend clamps down, eliminates St. Patrick's
After playing to a standstill after the first half, Friend limited North Platte St. Patrick's to 11 points in the second half for a 42-29 victory in the Class D-1 semifinal Friday morning at the Bob Devaney Sports Center.
BASKETBALL
Class D-1: Lawrence leads St. Patrick's past Sutherland
Brittany Lawrence scored 22 points, including 14 in the second half, to lead North Platte St. Pat's to a 42-33 victory over Sutherland Thursday in the first round of the Class D-1 girls state basketball tournament.
BASKETBALL
Class D-2: Second-half burst pushes Sacred Heart into semis
Falls City Sacred Heart fought through a sluggish first half Thursday and outscored Wauneta-Palisade 22-6 in the second half for a 45-25 victory in the first round of the Class D-2 girls state basketball tournament.
BASKETBALL
Kimball makes state tourney
The Ravenna Bluejays ended each of the first three quarters with runs that continued to turn back the squad from Kimball. But in the fourth quarter, when it counted the most, the Longhorns used a run of their own to help capture the C2-6 District Final at North Platte High School on Monday.
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Plenty of 2013 finalists back in girls state tournament field
West Point GACC makes its 17th straight tourney, while Lincoln Southeast stays home.
WRESTLING
Live updates: Nebraska state swimming and diving
Get live updates from the second day of the Nebraska high school state swimming and diving meet Friday at the Devaney Center.
BASKETBALL
Knights advance to District A-1 final
Maddy Everett scored 15 points to lead defending Class A champion Lincoln Southeast to a 42-39 win over North Platte Tuesday night in a District A-1 semifinal at Bellevue West.
BASKETBALL
Nebraska boys prep basketball subdistricts schedule
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BASKETBALL
Eagles take down Wildcats in D1-11 subdistrict
Brady and Maxwell met in the D1-11 Subdistrict at Gothenburg on Monday for a rubber match. Brady downed the Wildcats 51-43 during the Maxwell Booster Tournament on Dec. 27 and the Wildcats evened the series by taking a 51-49 overtime win on Feb. 8.
WRESTLING
25 North Platte-area wrestlers finish with medals
Nate Chrisman will be haunted by his first-round match at the Nebraska State Wrestling Tournament. The senior 120-pound wrestler from St. Pat’s suffered a 7-4 decision to Aaron Hueftle of Eustis-Farnam in Thursday’s first round. Chrisman rebounded to go 5-0 the rest of the tournament and place third — including a 13-4 decision...
WRESTLING
Boryca, Messersmith win titles for Cozad
With every new match, Alex Boryca of Cozad would reset his record at 0-0. In his case, after every match, he eliminated a win from his record. Boryca, the Haymakers’ 220-pound wrestler, finished off an unbeaten season by winning match 41 — the 220-pound Class B final at the Nebraska State Wrestling Tournament — with a 12-1 over...
WRESTLING
Cozad advances two to state finals
Going into Friday’s semifinals of the Nebraska State Wrestling Tournament in Omaha, Cozad had been the most impressive area participant. At the end of Friday’s action, Cozad is the only area team with a chance to crown a state champ.
WRESTLING
North Platte area wrestlers fail to advance
Seven area wrestlers sought a spot in the Class D finals of the Nebraska State Wrestling Tournament during Friday’s semifinals. None of the seven made it.
BASKETBALL
Irish shut down Hayes Center
The St. Pat’s Irish played like their 21-1 record in a 59-29 win over Class D2 Hayes Center on Friday.
BASKETBALL
North Platte boys fend off Millard West
Kade Erickson nailed a 3-pointer with 2:30 to go and the Bulldogs were 8-for-8 from the free throw line down the stretch, as North Platte topped Millard West on Friday, 44-38.
BASKETBALL
Millard West girls cruise past North Platte
Millard West jumped out to a 9-0 lead, and an 18-7 first quarter lead as they cruised to a 65-46 win Friday over the North Platte Lady Bulldogs.
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