GHS girls receive recognition

HOLDREGE — The Gothenburg High School girls’ basketball team is off to a sizzling start, winners of its first six games. That’s drawn the notice of state pollsters. Three Southwest


The Gothenburg High School football team certainly will be logging plenty of miles on the road as district classifications have been released. New district classifications, which were set by the

BROKEN BOW — The Gothenburg Junior High School wrestling squad crowned eight champions and placed runner-up in the team standings at the Broken Bow Invitational on Dec. 16. Ty Kreis

HOLDREGE — The Holdrege High School boys’ basketball team outscored visiting Gothenburg 18-5 in the third quarter. That deficit sealed the Swedes’ fate in a 69-52 loss to the Dusters.

YMCA offers new year programs

The YMCA at Gothenburg Health is offering a health initiative, with its inspiration found thousands of miles away. This is the “Swim the English Channel” promotion. The fee is $20,

Titles and benchmarks made year special

There were plenty of sports highlights during 2019 here in Gothenburg, and throughout our surrounding area. The following is a year in review, with top stories as selected by sports

Holiday hoops hysteria

GRAND ISLAND — The Gothenburg High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will compete in the Grand Island Central Catholic Holiday Tournament on Dec. 27-28. Gothenburg players should be fortunate

GHS girls remain unbeaten

The Gothenburg High School girls’ basketball team keeps on rolling. Despite being down 16-14 after the opening quarter of play, Gothenburg slowly turned momentum in its favor as the unblemished