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Cedar tracksters start season with medals
/ April 16, 2014 5:59 pm

Cedar tracksters start season with medals

HARTINGTON —  Both the Cedar Catholic boys and girls track teams earned third-place honors in the season-opening invitational here Friday. The Hartington Public boys and O’Neill St. Mary’s girls won the team titles at the event. Cedar Catholic’s Alli Walter turned in one of the best outings for the locals, winning the 100 and 200 dashes. She also took home

HPS girls win title, earn runner-up honors
/ April 16, 2014 5:59 pm

HPS girls win title, earn runner-up honors

HARTINGTON — The Hartington Public girls track team racked up 168 points to earn the title April 8 in the Hartington Wildcat Invitational, then came back Friday to claim runner-up honors in the Cedar Catholic Invitational. The Lady Wildcats were led Tuesday by Savannah Scoville, who earned a pair of golds on the day. Scoville swept the hurdles, winning the

HPS golf team is already off to a good start
/ April 16, 2014 5:59 pm

HPS golf team is already off to a good start

WAUSA —  The Hartington Public School golf got off to a fast start this season. The squad won the six-team Osmond Invitational April 8, then took home fourth-place honors in the always tough West Point-Beemer Invitational April 10. The Wildcat golfers fired a 181 to win the Osmond meet. Chase Dendinger led the local squad on the day, earning second-place

Defending State champs start new year with a pair of titles
/ April 16, 2014 5:59 pm

Defending State champs start new year with a pair of titles

HARTINGTON — The Hartington boys track team  started the 2014 track season exactly the same way they ended the 2013 campaign — with a title. The 2013 Class D state champs opened the 2014 season by winning the Hartington Invitational here April 8 and then taking home top honors again Friday at the Cedar Catholic Invitational. The Hartington girls also

Cedar golfers open season with a win
/ April 16, 2014 5:59 pm

Cedar golfers open season with a win

Hartington —  Cedar Catholic’s golf team opened the season here with a triangular win over Norfolk Catholic and Stanton. Cedar carded a 157 to easily earn the win. Stanton took runner-up honors with a 174, while Norfolk Catholic finished out with a 182. The Stanton JV squad bested Cedar 201-204 to win that division. Norfolk Catholic’s JV team also finished

Spring sports seasons finally under way
/ April 9, 2014 5:59 pm

Spring sports seasons finally under way

HARTINGTON — The Hartington Public and Cedar Catholic track teams finally got their first outdoor meets of the season in on Tuesday. The Wildcats and Trojans competed Tuesday at the Hartington Invite at Russ Hochstein Field. The two teams will also compete here Thursday in the Cedar Invite, which was rescheduled from April 1. Hartington Public will host another invite

Wynot hot shot leads Cedar County scoring honors
/ April 2, 2014 5:59 pm

Wynot hot shot leads Cedar County scoring honors

HARTINGTON — Wynot senior Maggie Schulte  led all Cedar County girls basketball players in scoring this season. Schulte poured in  543 points on the season to easily outdistance the competition. Wynot’s dominating post player had some very big games this season, incuding a 29-point, 15-rebound effort in the state title game against Sterling. Laurel-Concord-Coleridge’s Cameron Eddie was the second biggest

Hartington track teams gearing up for season openers
/ March 26, 2014 5:59 pm

Hartington track teams gearing up for season openers

HARTINGTON — Hartington Public boys track coach Blair Kalin hopes his team can keep their streak alive. Last year, the boys were not only Lewis & Clark Conference champs but also Class D District champs. They earned the hat trick by claiming the Class D State title, too. “We had a great senior class last year that was very athletic,”

Kaiser earns Cedar County scoring honors
/ March 26, 2014 5:59 pm

Kaiser earns Cedar County scoring honors

HARTINGTON — Cedar Catholic junior James Kaiser led all Cedar County basketball players in scoring this season. Kaiser poured in a school record  541 points on the season. The point total bests the old Cedar Catholic season record of 526, which was set in 1992 by Ryan Samelson. Kaiser is also quickly approaching Samelson’s school record for most points scored

Randolph wins State basketball title
/ March 15, 2014 7:19 pm

Randolph wins State basketball title

LINCOLN — The Randolph Cardinals claimed the state title Saturday morning in the Class D1 state tournament with a 54-42 win over Overton.