Archive for category: Sports

/ Oct 11, 2014 1:49 pm

Wildcats fall in OT thriller at Bloomfield

BLOOMFIELD — Hartington-Newcastle suffered a heart-breaking loss when Bloomfield pulled out the come-from-behind 54-48 triple overtime win Friday. The Cats host Plainview next week, before closing out the regular season against District-leading Creighton. Check out our photo gallery for photos to be posted throughout the weekend

Cedar Catholic trounces Eagles
/ Oct 11, 2014 2:42 am

Cedar Catholic trounces Eagles

HARTINGTON — Cedar Catholic trounced Lutheran High NE 41-13 here Friday in a battle of state-rated teams.  

Wildcats are still unblemished on the year
/ Oct 2, 2014 10:13 am

Wildcats are still unblemished on the year

  Hartington-Newcastle kept their record unblemished Friday, improving to 4-0 with a hard-fought 20-14 win over the Wakefield Trojans. Wakefield was able to move the ball between the 20-yard lines, but the Wildcat defense seemed to stiffen when they got the ball in the red zone, keeping the visiting Trojans out of the endzone to earn the win. For the

Wynot picks up big win against Winside
/ Oct 2, 2014 2:17 am

Wynot picks up big win against Winside

The Wynot Blue Devils evened their season record at 2-2 Friday when they unleashed a potent ground attack on the Winside Wildcats and came away with a 46-20 win. Wynot’s junior running back Cody Stratman ran wild in this one. Stratman would lug the ball 24 times for 310 yards and scored 6 touchdowns. Justin Lange had the Blue Devils

/ Oct 1, 2014 10:19 am

Cedar moves to 4-1 with another big win

James Kaiser did everything but run the chain gang here Friday afternoon. Cedar Catholic’s senior quarterback led his team to a 42-7 win over previously undefeated West Holt. Kaiser had a hand in five of Cedar’s six touchdowns. He picked up traditional scores on a 21-yard run, one-yard plunge, and on a 34-yard pass to Tristan Steffen. He also scored

Cedar knocks out West Holt, 42-7
/ Sep 26, 2014 11:32 pm

Cedar knocks out West Holt, 42-7

HARTINGTON — The Cedar Catholic Trojans kept steaming toward a special season here Friday afternoon. The Trojans improved to 4-1 on the year by knocking West Holt from the unbeaten ranks with a 42-7 whitewashing.  

Wynot boys pick up first win at Wausa
/ Sep 24, 2014 10:58 am

Wynot boys pick up first win at Wausa

  A pair of 0-2 teams met on Friday with each desperate for a win. The Wynot Blue Devils would roll over the Wausa Vikings 48 -14 to earn that win. The Blue Devils went to the Wildcat formation with direct snaps to Cody Stratman and he responded with touchdown runs of 35, 21,15 and 2 yards, along with a

/ Sep 24, 2014 10:57 am

Cedar defense tosses another shut out

The Cedar Catholic defense kept its stingy ways intact Friday. The Trojans held Homer scoreless on the night, while putting up 39 points of their own to earn an easy Homecoming Night win. This is the second straight week Cedar has not allowed a foe to score. In four games so far this season, the Trojans have only allowed 21

/ Sep 24, 2014 10:56 am

Wildcats move to 3-0 with come-back win

The Hartington Newcastle Wildcats ran their season record to 3-0 on Friday when they erased an early deficit and outscored the Elgin-Elgin Pope John Wolfpack 24 -6 after intermission and went on to a 36-30 win. “We have struggled a bit in the first half of our games,” Wildcat Coach Blair Kalin said. “We are happy to be 3-0, but

Cedar blanks another foe
/ Sep 20, 2014 1:40 am

Cedar blanks another foe

HARTINGTON — The Cedar Catholic Trojans blanked their second straight foe Friday night, beating Homer 39-0. Big plays were the key to the win as seniors Jared Wiebelhaus, Ryan Becker and James Kaiser a lll picked up big TD runs.