The Cozad Volleyball team hosted an Invitational tournament on Saturday in Cozad. Ogallala was crowned the Champions as they defeated Gothenburg 20-25, 25-21, and 25-20.
Being selected as the Grand Marshal of the Harvest Festival is an honored position in the Gothenburg Community. Every year the Chamber of Commerce reaches out to community members and gathers nominations for the title. This year, Lori and Bruce Clymer were selected to receive the title and the honored position at the front of the Harvest Parade.
Kicking off the four-day Harvest Festival agenda for 2021 was Chalk the Walk, an event meant to promote mingling between businesses and the community. Immediately following this event was another event called Stroll and Save. Both events went hand-in-hand.
Gothenburg hosted the Harvest festival Volleyball tournament on Friday September 17 and Saturday September 18, 2021. It was a two-day tournament with many teams competing from around the area. Kearney Catholic was crowned as champions and the Gothenburg Swedes were runners up.
The Gothenburg Swedes Volleyball team played North Platte St. Pats on their home floor Tuesday evening and came out with a three-set victory, 25-11, 25-15, and 25-11. The Swedes opened up good leads in all the sets, but North Platte made runs at Gothenburg who was not to be denied the win and shut down the offense of North Platte and put each set away with blocking and good serves from the back line.
Cheerleading is a sport that often gets overlooked, simply because there is much debate on whether it qualifies as a true sport or not. No matter what you believe, concerning its status as a sport, however, it is obvious to anyone who attends games that the Swede Cheerleaders love their school.
Kerri Jo Hansen of Burwell was a Thursday overnight houseguest of Kenneth and Ginger Adkisson.