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YOUTH WRESTLING

Here are results for Kimball Wrestling Club from the sold out Rumble at the Rock 2021. PreK - K (Session 1) 40-44 Decker Culek’s place is 1st and has scored 18.0 team points. Round 1 - Decker Culek (Kimball Wrestling Club) won by fall over Blake...

 

Cluff, Schindler Place In Two Meets

Kimball Longhorn wrestlers Connor Cluff and Trey Schindler both placed second at the SPVA Tournament and third at the Chase County Invitational this past week. Chase County Invite The senior Cluff competed at 132 pounds and sophomore Trey Schindler...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    January 21, 2021 

Kimball Restarts With Win, Then Drops 2

The Kimball girls basketball team got back into the winner's column after dropping three in a row at the re-start of their season. On Tuesday, Jan. 12, the Lady Longhorns hosted Potter-Dix, another...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    January 21, 2021 

Longhorn Boys Still In Search Of First Victory

Kimball’s Longhorn basketball team is still searching for its first win of the season after a rough week against three tough opponents. On Jan. 12, Kimball first hosted the dangerous Potter-Dix Coyotes, a team with both speed and length in their...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    January 21, 2021 

Coyote Boys Roll Into MAC, Girls Struggle

Potter-Dix's Coyote basketball team continued its strong play with three big wins over the week and are looking strong going into this week's MAC Tournament. The Coyote's started last weeks' action...

 

Youth Team Wins 2 More

The Kimball Youth Basketball 3rd/4th Grade Lotes recently topped Sidney White, 12-4. Kimball scorers were: Cooper Kasten 6, Lucas Tabor 2, Mason Brown 2 and Kolt Hottell, 2 Kimball also won over Haxtun,17-12.Scorers were: Cooper Kasten 10, Jacob...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    January 14, 2021

McGinnis & Cluff 3rd, Schindler 4th At Garden

Kimball Longhorns wrestlers will be tested in four meets the rest of January following a Garden County Invite in which James McGinnis placed third at 126, Connor Cluff third at 132 and Trey Schindler fourth at 145. Next up for the Horns is SPVA...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    January 14, 2021

Longhorn Girls Return To The Court

Kimball's Lady Longhorn basketball team returned to action after a COVID-19 induced break in December and first faced off against the South Platte Lady Blue Knights at home on Tuesday, January 5....

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    January 14, 2021

Longhorn Boys Begin Road Back After Break

Kimball’s Longhorn basketball team came back from the COVID-19 break in their season to face the South Platte Blue Knights on Tuesday, Jan. 5, and continued to struggle on offense against the more experienced teams that they are playing. South...

 

YOUTH WRESTLING

Here are the Mitchell Wrestling Club Tournament 2021 results for Kimball Wrestling Club. 6U (1st Session 9am-12pm) 39-42 Brayson Atkins’s place is 2nd and has scored 14.0 team points. Round 1 - Preston O`Gorman (Panhandle Wrestling Academy) won by...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    January 14, 2021

Potter-Dix Boys Go 2-1, Girls 0-3 On The Week

Potter-Dix’s Coyote basketball team won two of three contests over the past week, while the Lady Coyotes continued to struggle and dropped three games by wide margins. Potter-Dix at Morrill The...

 

WILDCAT GRAPPLER

Banner County Wrestling competed through the end of 2020, but Wyatt Reichenberg, at right, is the only wrestler completing as Noah Yewtter suffered a season ending injury before the first tournament....

 

K-Town Ballers Win In Sidney

In recent action at Sidney, the Kimball Youth Basketball 3rd/4th Grade Lotes put together a nice 20-3 victory over Sidney Black. Kimball scorers in this game included: Cooper Kasten,10. Keagan Gasseling, 4. Lucas Tabor, 4. Robbie Trefren, 2. Kimball...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    January 7, 2021

High School Schedules Get COVID Changes

Local high school sports returned this week with some basketball games rescheduled in recent days due to virus safety precautions. On Monday, the Potter-Dix basketball teams travelled to Morrill, where the boys won, 57-53, and girls lost, 62-14. See...

 

Horns, Coyotes, Cats Looking To Restart

Varsity and junior varsity sports return over the next two weeks for the student-athletes at Kimball, Potter-Dix and Banner County high schools. As of Dec. 29, games were scheduled to resume following...

 

THE NEXT GENERATION

Third- and fouth- grade Kimball boys split a couple of games during recent action in the Sidney Community Center League. The boys, who have been competing well, beat Sidney Black, 16-4, and lost to...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    December 24, 2020

Potter-Dix Girls Drop Area's Only Varsity Game Of The Week

Potter-Dix’s Lady Coyotes basketball team dropped a contest to the visiting Leyton Lady Warriors last Friday in a rescheduled and shortened evening of hoops since the boys game was cancelled due to COVID concerns. With Kimball sports also on hold u...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    December 17, 2020

Kimball Sports On Hold Till Jan. 11

Due to a recent surge in COVID-19 cases, Kimball Public Schools have postponed or rescheduled all of their activities and sporting events until January. According to Kimball High School Activities Director Ken Smith, the action was taken due to an...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 17, 2020

NSAA Sports In Orange Phase

Nebraska School Activities Association executive director Jay Bellar on Monday, Dec. 14, announced that the NSAA has decided to remain until Jan. 4 in the Orange Phase of safety measures regarding the coronavirus although the state has shifted to...

 

Banner Basketball Returns At JV Level

The Banner County JV boys basketball team under the direction of Coach Charles Jones has restarted the basketball program. The seven-member team opened the season against Mitchell JV at home. Freshman Jacob Parson had 11 points, junior Alex Rundell...

 

Cody 17th At World

Cody “Lil Hippie” Brinkman, 13, spent the past week riding miniature bulls in Mesquite, Texas, at the World Finals where Cody placed 17th in the field of 56 senior bull riders, ages 12-14. Cody and his mother returned home from Texas late Sunday...

 

More Reflections From Jake Reader, Jordan Greenwood

Former Kimball High School student athletes Jake Reader and Jordan Greenwood share their thoughts about Tom Southard below. The support and care that Mr. and Mrs. Southard have given to the Kimball high school athletic community is unmatched. It...

 

I WRITE FOR TOM SOUTHARD

Today, I write for Mr. Tom Southard. An extraordinary man who I was beyond blessed to have the opportunity to know, to talk with, and to meet in the first place. He was the man that so many students...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    December 10, 2020

TOM SOUTHARD

Last year, back in the late summer of 2019, the Observer was in need of a sportswriter. Tom Southard, the face of Observer sports since 1964, wanted to finally retire. Or at least scale back his...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    December 10, 2020

Girls Win, Boys Lose In Openers For Horns

Kimball's Longhorn basketball teams started their 2020-21 campaigns Friday night against the visiting Leyton Warriors in non-conference action at Kimball High School. Girls Game Kimball 59, Leyton 34...

 

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