GOTHENBURG FOOTBALL BOYS working out hard in the heat of the day during fall practice in prepartaion for the new season. BRAD MESSERSMITH/PLATTE VALLEY MEDIA
The Central Nebraska Senior Golf Association (CNSGA) awarded Gothenburg High School Senior Jake Scherer a One Thousand Dollar Scholarship on Thursday August 5th, 2021. The Scholarship was awarded to the senior in front of the Clubhouse at Wildhorse Golf Course. T his year alone, the CNSGA has provided $5000 worth of Scholarships to outstanding senior golfers in our region who has excelled in the sport of golf during his or her high school careers. Since the start of the program in the beginning of 2005, the CNSGA has provided scholarships to top high school senior golfers in the area.
The Gothenburg Melons Juniors started the baseball season on June 19th with a win over Minden (5-1). They ended the regular season July 16th against Holdrege Farm Bureau Juniors with a loss (10-7). The finished the season with a 5-4 record. In the nine games played the Melons Juniors made two hundred ninety-one plate appearances and had two hundred thirty-three at bats for the year.