GHS girls are gearing up

GOTHENBURG HIGH SCHOOL girls’ basketball player Ellarey Harm (left) defends against teammate Alexis Bliven during an intra-squad scrimmage from Monday evening in the south gymnasium. The scrimmage was conducted under

Brady, South Loup well-represented on all-MNAC team

Two South Loup and two Brady High School volleyball players were selected for the Mid-Nebraska Activities Conference’s first team. Elizabeth Sitorius-Johnson and Kate Axthelm were the Eagles to land on

Bulls’ Martin named 2nd-team all-FKC

ELWOOD — Three Hi-Line co-op volleyball players were recognized for their strong seasons as the Fort Kearny Conference released its all-conference team. Bulls’ outside hitter Hadley Martin was tabbed for

Nebraska-Iowa, is it a rivalry?

Rivalry. The word, defined, means “competition for the same objective or for superiority in the same field.” But, can you call Nebraska versus Iowa a rivalry in football? Or not?

GOTHENBURG HIGH SCHOOL head volleyball coach Bryson Mahlberg motions to Swedes players during a timeout at the Holdrege Triangular back in October. Mahlberg was recently honored by the American Volleyball Coaches Association as one of its Thirty Under 30

Gothenburg High School head volleyball coach Bryson Mahlberg was recently recognized with a national honor. Mahlberg on Nov. 11 was selected as one of the American Volleyball Coaches Association’s Thirty

Winter season begins

GOTHENBURG HIGH SCHOOL co-head wrestling coach Tim Negley discusses the importance of a good stance during practice on Monday at the high school. Also pictured are Jacob Olson (left) and

TUCKER WYATT received plenty of honors during Gothenburg High School’s Fall Sports Program. Swedes’ head football coach Craig Haake honored Wyatt as both offensive and defensive lineman of the year. (Photo by Eric Viccaro)

Gothenburg High School student-athletes provided many memories during the 2019 fall season. That’s what made Fall Sports Awards night, which took place on Monday, Nov. 11 in the Performing Arts

GOTHENBURG LIBERO Jaiden Davis (12) bumps the ball during the Hershey Tournament in late September. Davis compiled 400 digs this season, and she transformed into the best player at her position in the Southwest Conference. Fellow Swede and all-SWC player

Gothenburg High School volleyball player Jaiden Davis proved time and time again to be the best libero in the Southwest Conference. Davis, a junior, was honored as such after coaches


DUBAI — Former Eustis-Farnam High School standout track and field athlete Kevan Hueftle established new personal records at the World Para Athletics Championships. Hueftle finished three one-hundredths of a second

GOTHENBURG SLUGGER ALEXIS BLIVEN, shown here hitting during the Swedes’ preseason jamboree game versus Southern Valley/Alma at Stamford in August, smacked eight home runs and was recently named to the all-Southwest Conference team. (File photo by Eric V

Four Gothenburg High School softball players were named to the all-Southwest Conference team earlier this month. Coaches participated in an online vote rather than having a central meeting, and the