A COACH’S WISDOM: Coach Jesse Kincheloe tells his defense the perfect pass rush play as the Swedes took on Broken Bow on Monday Sept. 14 at home.
A strong showing by the boys cross country team with some high placing finishes by William Anderson, Parker Graves and Ethan Olsen earned the team the title of meet champions in a highly competitive invitiational. Out of a total of 12 schools and 134 runners Anderson led the pack with a speedy time of 16:42, only falling second to St. Paul’s Conner Wells. Freshman Graves pushed hard to finish fifth for the Swedes and Olsen performed well to secure a 13 place finish and earn some extra points for the team. Gage Andersen pushed the limits and ran for a personal best of 18:45 to secure a 23rd place finish and provide a major contribution to the team win. Abel Flores also capped off the top 25 with a time of 18:55 to push the Swedes over the threshold of victory.
It was a battle of the Eagles on Friday, Sept. 12 as Brady faced off against Garden County at home. Despite having the home court advantage the Brady Eagles couldn’t take flight against Garden County as they got swept in three sets. Although the Eagles only put up 11 points in the first two sets, Brady fought back in the final set to close the gap to 25-21. Trinity Christophersen led the Eagles on the attack with six kills while Jade Wolf was the face of the defense as she receieved 12 serves and recorded a team high 12 digs.