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Antelope Stampede Becomes A Reality

An excited 14-year-old Ella Kearney-Turner from Colorado rode in her first 25-mile bike race, the Antelope Stampede. Her brother finished first in the 25-mile race, and she finished just behind him...

 

'79 State Volleyball Champs To Be Honored

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Nebraska State High School Volleyball Championships.  The Nebraska Schools Activities Association would like to commemorate this milestone by having the high schools honor and recognize former players and...

 

Kimball Invite In The Books

The Kimball Four Winds Golf Course was the site of the Kimball XC Invite, with almost 200 runners in the junior high and high school divisions competing. Runners from Wheatland, Cheyenne, Torrington,...

 

BANNER COUNTY FOOTBALL

Banner County's Nathan Clement takes a pitch from quarterback Jacob Parsons. The young Wildcats ran up against a big, athletic Crawford team last week. Banner County lost its second varsity game of...

 

MOVING AHEAD

Coaches say they have a promising group of players on the Kimball Junior High football team, which is representing Longhorn Nation on the gridiron this fall as the high school program sits out the...

 

Kimball Invite Friday For XC

Longhorns cross country returns to Four Winds Golf Course this Friday to host the annual Kimball Invitational. The meet follows the local XC team’s meet last Saturday at Gering. In that meet, three Kimball runners enjoyed Top 10 finishes in the...

 

Lady Longhorns Seek First Win

Lady Longhorns Seek First Win Kimball’s Lady Longhorn volleyball team went 0-4 on the new season as they headed into Tuesday’s matchup this week at Bridgeport to face the home team and Garden County. Kimball has won one set so far, against...

 

MORE SUCCESS FOR LADY LONGHORNS GOLFERS

The wins just keep coming to the Kimball girls golf team of Payton Wise, pictured putting at right, and Katie Heeg. After a great showing at the Kimball Invite, the duo travelled to the Creek Valley...

 

Donna Linn, Susie Abramson Win Race Horse In 5 Holes

The Four Winds Women's Golf Association's undisputed race horse winners were Donna Linn and Susie Abramson. With steady nerves and great putting, it took only five holes for them to eliminate all...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 9, 2021

P-D Wallops Warriors

The Sioux County Warriors traveled to Potter on Friday for their first game of the season against the D6 powerhouse Potter-Dix Coyotes, and had no answers for the overwhelming Coyotes offense and defense. The Coyotes piled up the points in the 62-8...

 

PSP Antelope Stampede Bike Race Sept. 18 In Kimball

The first annual P2P Antelope Stampede will occur on Sept. 18. The Antelope Stampede is an open event bike race on mostly gravel roads. Jon Heidemann, the event director, had initially planned to...

 

Payton, Katie Top 2 In Kimball Invite

Payton Wise and Katie Heeg are making a name for the Longhorns as they placed first and second on their home course. The Kimball Invite was the third meet of the season, and both Wise and Heeg have br...

 

No 2021 Kimball Football

Kimball High School’s football season appears to have ended before it started. The Longhorns were forced to forfeit their scheduled opener at Hitchcock County last Friday due to a lack of players. And now this. “We only have nine players out for...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 2, 2021

Potter-Dix Back On Track, Beats Wallace 47-22 In Opener

Potter-Dix’s Coyote football team had an historic run last season, going 9-and-0 in the regular season before finally being knocked-off by Cody-Kilgore in the playoffs. The team members made a commitment to each other to come back better and...

 

GAME ON

The fall sports season opened Tuesday for Kimball High School athletics when Payton Wise, left, and the Longhorns girls golf team hit the course in Sidney. Next up on Thursday, the golfers travel to...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 19, 2021

Fall Sports Arrive Next Week For Longhorns

The Kimball Longhorns 2021 fall sports seasons gets underway next Tuesday, Aug. 24, when medal winning Payton Wise and the Kimball girls golf team tee off at Sidney in their first competition since...

 

The Association Concludes Regular Season Golf Play

Regular league play for the 2021 Kimball Women’s Golf Association has concluded with weeks 9,10, and 11 in the books. Shellon Anderson shot low gross with a 45, and Kathy Robinson and Alene Schilz tied for low net, with each registering a 34 for...

 

Scorecard Playoff Settles Classic

Teams from Sidney and Kimball took top honors at the 30th Annual Kimball Hospital Foundation Golf Classic at Four Winds Golf Course on Saturday. An impressive 16-under-par 56 earned the Shelter...

 

SCHNELL AND NAGEL

James Schnell, who was instrumental in starting Kimball's youth wrestling program, recently was inducted into the Nebraska USA Wrestling Circle of Honor for his contribution to the sport as a coach,...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 5, 2021

TIME FOR SOME FALL BALL

Longhorns football coach Ben Aarestad and his players, shown here during practice last year, will strive to show more progress after the 2020 rebuilding campaign that unfolded during the pandemic....

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 5, 2021

Here Comes Another Classic

One of the bigger golf tournaments of the season goes down this Saturday at Four Winds Golf Course. The Kimball Hospital Foundation Golf Classic is back with its 30th annual edition. A record field...

 

Let There Be Light At Gotte

The Oregon Trail Community Foundation has presented the City of Kimball with a $1,500 grant for the purchase and installation of lighting for the recently upgraded pickleball and basketball courts at Gotte Park. It can be said that the grant, well,...

 

THAT'S ITALIAN!

After two years in Orbradoiro, Spain, Kimball's Mike Daum signed a contract with Bertram Dethona in Lega Basket Series A. Tortona, in the northern part of Italy, will be home for the 25-year-old...

 

Heeg Warms Up For Longhorns Golf In Summer League

Just a few more weeks left of the Kimball Women’s Golf Association league play before the final events, including Battle of the Sexes, the Horserace and Solheim Cup. For Week 7 of league play, high school golfer Katie Heeg took low gross with a...

 

Cody Rides Into Finals

Kimball's fine miniature bull rider, Cody Brinkman, has already qualified for the finals at his level in Mesquite, Texas, in October. Cody has been busy this summer competing in events and learning...

 

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