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Potter-Dix football ends tough season

The Potter-Dix Coyotes, just coming off a big 54-20 win against South Platte, were defeated by the Leyton Warriors in last Friday’s road conference game between the two rival schools. Though stats were not available for the Coyotes, the Leyton...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 22, 2015

Coyotes roll past South Platte for 54-20 win

POTTER - Potter-Dix got its first win of the season in style. The Coyotes jumped out to the early lead and went on to maul visiting South Platte for a 54-20 win on Friday night. "Friday night was...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 22, 2015

Knisley qualifies for state cross country meet

For the second straight year, Banner County's Courtney Knisley is headed to the state cross country meet. The sophomore finished 15th individually with a time of 23:12.72 to nab the final qualifying...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 22, 2015

Lady Wildcats fall in MAC tournament

The Banner County Lady Wildcats fell in their MAC tournament match against Leyton, falling 25-8 and 25-10 on Saturday. "We came out timid and didn't play as a team. We beat ourselves. There was some i...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 22, 2015

Potter-Dix wins MAC volleyball tourney

Potter-Dix swept through its competition Saturday to win the MAC volleyball tournament. The first team to be defeated by the Lady Coyotes that Saturday was the Minatare Indians. Potter-Dix won 25-8...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 15, 2015

Kimball cross country shows well at conference meets

The Kimball cross country teams performed well in a pair of conference meets last week. The Kimball boys finished third in the SPVA conference meet and took fourth at the Western Trails conference...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 15, 2015

Longhorns fall to state-ranked North Platte St. Pat's

The state-ranked North Platte St. Pat's football team made things tough for Kimball last Friday, as the visiting team rolled to a 49-0 win at Keith Staehr Field. "There's not much else to say except t...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 15, 2015

Kimball volleyball posts 2-1 week

The Kimball volleyball team posted a pair of wins last week as the Lady Longhorns topped Bayard in a triangular and win at home against Morrill. Kimball is now 12-5 on the season. In Thursday's...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 8, 2015

Longhorns rally for 14-13 win at Cambridge

Kimball rallied for its first win of the season last Friday in Cambridge. The Longhorns erased a 13-0 deficit and came back for a 14-13 victory. "I thought the guys played really well," said Kimball...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 8, 2015

Kimball volleyball rolls to 3-0 win at Burns

The Kimball varsity volleyball team rolled to a 3-0 win at Burns last Thursday in its only action of the week. The Lady Longhorns won 25-14, 25-18 and 25-17 to improve to 11-4 on the season. The...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 8, 2015

Kimball boys finish seventh, girls take 11th place at Gothenburg Invitational

The Kimball boys cross country team finished seventh and the girls placed 11th at the Gothenburg Invitational last week. "We were pleased with how are runners competed at Gothenburg, especially...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 1, 2015

Potter-Dix comes out strong, but falls to Hay Springs

POTTER - Potter-Dix started out hot but ultimately fell to Hay Springs, 58-16, last Friday. The chilly night started out well for the Coyotes (0-4) as they quickly got on the scoreboard. With only three minutes off the clock, quarterback Noah Nelson...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 1, 2015

Kimball harriers run at Ogallala, Scottsbluff in busy week

It was a busy week for the Kimball cross country teams last week with meets in Ogallala and Scottsbluff. The Kimball boys finished sixth in Scottsbluff and eighth in Ogallala, while the girls...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    October 1, 2015

Lady Longhorns have tough week against larger schools

It was a tough week for the Kimball volleyball team as the Lady Longhorns fell in home matches to Alliance, Gering and Sidney. "We were disappointed that we did not win these games," said Kimball...

 

Longhorns drop game at Chase County, falling 28-7

Kimball once again played tough against a ranked Chase County squad last Friday, but ultimately fell 28-7 in a chilly road contest in Imperial. “I thought the kids played really hard against a really tough team,” said Longhorn football coach...

 

Lady Longhorns keep rolling

The Kimball volleyball team swept its competition last week. The Lady Longhorns rolled to wins last Tuesday against Hemingford and Gordon-Rushville, and then easily dispatched Pine Bluffs last...

 

Kimball girls take seventh, boys ninth at Alliance meet

The Kimball boys cross country team finished ninth and the girls took seventh at the Alliance meet held last Saturday at Skyview Golf Course. Mitchell won the boys 5,000 meter run, followed by Gering...

 

Lady Longhorns win tourney in solid week

The Kimball volleyball team posted a 5-1 record last week, including a win at the Gordon-Rushville tournament last weekend. The Lady Longhorns opened the week Tuesday at Garden County, where they spli...

 

Kimball has strong showing in own meet

Kimball had a strong showing in its own cross country meet held last Friday at Four Winds Golf Course. The Kimball boys finished third in the meet, while the Kimball girls took fourth place. In the...

 

Longhorns fight hard but fall to Mitchell

Kimball battled Mitchell tough until the final gun, but the visiting Tigers came away victorious with a 35-21 win over the Longhorns Friday night at Keith Staehr Field. The teams each stalled on...

 

Longhorns drop 36-28 game at Southern Valley

The Kimball Longhorn football team came back from an early deficit but ultimately fell at the Southern Valley Eagles, 36-28, last Friday night. "We've been having a lot of ups and downs in the last...

 

Kimball opens season with exciting 3-2 victory

The Kimball volleyball team won last Thursday's season opener by topping Bridgeport, 3-2. It was an intense game with both the Longhorns and the Bulldogs playing their hearts out, chasing each other...

 

Kimball cross country teams have solid opening to season

Kimball opened the cross country season last Friday at Gering, and coach Tiffany Johnson was pleased with her team’s initial output. The boys varsity team finished 12th and the girls varsity team took 11th place. “For only being our first meet,...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    September 3, 2015

Longhorns fall in season opener, 28-13

Kimball overcame early mistakes to take a 7-6 lead into the fourth quarter before Gordon-Rushville came back to win 28-13 to spoil homecoming night at Keith Staehr Field last Friday. "We didn't play...

 
 By Dale Maier    Sports    August 27, 2015

Fall Sports: Longhorns will see plenty of new faces in 2015

The Kimball football team lost a lot of talent from its 2014 team, but coach Nick Kuxhausen sees reasons for optimism about his 2015 squad. "We have got a lot of really good talent this year,"...

 

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