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 By Tom Southard    Sports    May 2, 2019

Kimball Golfers Get Busy

The Kimball High boys golf team has had a busy week and they have taken advantage of being able to get some tournament play by bringing home lots of team and individual honors. The Longhorns have...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    Sports    May 2, 2019

Pool Players Raise The Bar For Helping Cindy

The first of a four pool tournament series concluded late Saturday night, April 27. It was a benefit for Cindy Warren, who is formerly of Kimball. With entry fee money and donations from both Chute...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    May 2, 2019

Kimball Boys Third At SPVA Meet

Chase County won both the boys and girls divisions of the SPVA Conference Track meet held this past Friday at Sutherland. Kimball finished 3rd in the boys division and 5th in the girls division. Chase County had 194 team points to win the boys team t...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    May 2, 2019

Junior High Tracksters Visit Pine Bluffs

The Kimball junior high tracksters took part in the Pine Bluffs Invitational this past Friday and turned in some good efforts. No team scores were available, but both the boys and girls had some good individual efforts. In the boys division, Uziel...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 25, 2019

Spring Sports Well Under Way; Daum Signs With Agent

Spring sports have really gotten busy, despite some still cold and wet days. The Kimball High boys golf team was at Scottsbluff this past Monday, at Bridgeport this past Wednesday, and will be at Chase County for the SPVA Tournament Friday, and at...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 25, 2019

Brady Kilgore Leads Kimball Boys To Runner-up Finish At Mitchell

Brady Kilgore had another outstanding day at Mitchell this past week in the combined George Calvert Invitational Track Meet and the Western Trails Conference Track Meet, and was voted Most Valuable...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 25, 2019

Wise Plays For Top Honors At Scottsbluff

Kimball's Dillon Wise played himself into a three-way playoff for individual top honors at the Scottsbluff Country Club Course. Wise, along with Ethan Cates of Cheyenne Central and Blake Danni of...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 25, 2019

Kimball Golfers Win At Morrill

The Kimball High boys golf team got its first win of the season in capturing the team title at the Morrill Invitational Tournament this past week. The Longhorns scored 338 to win by 12 points over the second place hometown Morrill Lions, who...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 25, 2019

Longhorns Seventh In Their Own Junior High Invitational

Kimball hosted its Junior High Track Invite this past week and finished 7th in both boys and girls divisions. The Kimball boys scored 37 points while the Kimball girls ended up with 19 points. Bridgeport won the boys team title with 103 points with...

 

Seth Krafczik Ready For Vegas Championship

Seth Krafczik from Kimball, pictured at right, will travel to Las Vegas in early May to compete in the $360,000 APA 8-Ball Classic Singles Championship, held annually at Westgate Las Vegas Resort and...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 18, 2019

Jock Talk

Not much to report in regard to area high school spring sports happenings, thanks to more winter weather and more cancellations and postponements. The Kimball high golf team did get their first tournament played at Mitchell, and you can catch the...

 

STAYING IN HIS LANE

The Dalles, Ore., is a world away from Kimball, but professional bowler Greg McDaniel made the move from there to Kimball. In August 2015, McDaniel purchased the local bowling alley, the Kim Bowl. He...

 

Sugar Valley Rally Returning To Kimball

Get your engines ready and mark your calendars for the 31st annual Sugar Valley Rally. The event, which will make a grand return to Kimball, this year will be held May 30 to June 2. The registration d...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 18, 2019

Kimball Boys Golf Third At Mitchell

The Kimball high boys golf team got the season underway at the Mitchell Invitational Tournament on April 9 and finished third in the team standings with two individuals medal winners. Alliance won...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 11, 2019

A Blizzard In The Works

The weather cooperated enough to allow our area track and golf athletes a chance to get in some competition this past week, but watch out again this week. Already the Potter-Dix Junior High track meet, held at Kimball, has been cancelled from April 1... Full story

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 11, 2019

Kilgore A Double Winner At Mitchell

Kimball's Brady Kilgore is still undefeated in the hurdles after winning both hurdle races at last Saturday's Mitchell Invitational Track and Field Meet. The Longhorn senior had another outstanding...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 11, 2019

Kimball High Boys Golf In Full Swing After Practice Round

The Kimball High Boys Golf is in full swing and the Longhorns got it started with a nine hole practice round involving their own team, Mitchell, and Potter Dix, this past week at the Four Winds. Coach Chad Wise had 8 golfers participate, Mitchell...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    Sports    April 11, 2019

Gortney And Thurin Junior Olympic Champions

Two Tri-State Grapplers, Jax Thurin and Jesse Gortney, ventured to Eads, Colorado, for the Eads Junior Olympic Tournament on April 6. In the 51 pound bracket, Gortney placed first. Champ. Round 1 --...

 

Kimball Dead Eye Shooters Earn Nationals

Kimball Dead Eye Shooters 4-H Club BB Gun Team 1 placed 3rd in the 2019 Nebraska State 4-H BB Gun and Air Rifle Championships earning a trip to the Daisy National BB Gun Match in Rogers, Arkansas, this July. Team members are Julia Winstrom, Chris...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    Sports    April 11, 2019

'2019 Take The Buckin' Pool Tournament

Two local establishments with the help of the Kimball community are heading up a summer filled will pool tournaments to benefit local residents. Beer and Loathing and Chute No. 7 present the “2019 Take the Buckin” pool tournament -- a series of...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 4, 2019

Jock Talk

I enjoyed taking in the Tri-State Track Meet at Chappell on Monday . . . well kinda. All was good until I experienced a pesky nose-bleed that wouldn’t stop, but a trip to the Chappell Regional West facility where I was greeted and treated, quite...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 4, 2019

Kimball Boys Team Champions At Creek Valley Track Invite

A good day on the track, and in the field, for the Kimball High Track Team this past Monday at the Tri-State Track Meet held at the Creek Valley High School in Chappell. The Kimball boys won the Team...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    Sports    April 4, 2019

Hard Work Pays Off For Two Kimball Youngsters

Two Kimball wrestlers showed grit and determination this past weekend at the Midwest Classic Nationals in Kearney. Trajan Johnson and Britton Culek both placed fifth in their brackets out of nearly...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    April 4, 2019

Jordan Greenwood Signs To Continue His Golf Career

Kimball's Jordan Greenwood signed a letter of intent to continue his collegiate golf career this past week at the completion of his second year of golf and school at Southeast Community College. The...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    Sports    April 4, 2019

Race Season Around Corner

It’s time for a new season and hopes to bring yet another record breaking year in Julesburg, Colorado, at the drag strip. The oldest NHRA Drag strip in the USA, it’s still at the same location and a summer event that has continued to grow over...

 

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