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Vikings to Play in All-Star Classic

This classic will showcase Nebraska’s best high school athletes from area conference teams.  The two-day event will feature 120 athletes from the Southwest, Fort Kearney, Lou Platte and Republican Plains Activities Conference. Sponsors for this event include New West Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery Center, Misko Sports, Platte River Radio, and Casey’s General Store of Minden.
The first event of the weekend will begin on Friday, June 1 at 5:00 pm where the Fort Kearney volleyball all-stars will take on the all-stars of the RPAC in the C.L. Jones Middle School, and the Lou Platte all-stars will play the Southwest Conference all-stars in the Minden High School gym. Championship and consolation games will follow.
The Basketball all-stars will meet to play on Saturday, June 2 beginning with the girls at 12:00 pm.

 

One-Act Team Qualifies for State

And……the Viking One-Act Play took top honors in the D1-5 NSAA District competition last week qualifying them for the State Championships in Norfolk on Wednesday, Dec. 6th.  The team performing the drama “AND”, edged out a very solid Paxton production of “The Wizard of Oz” at The Tassel in Holdrege last Monday.

The Vikings will perform at the Johnny Carson Theater in Norfolk, NE at 10:45 on Wednesday morning.  The performance will be streamed live at http://ncnsportsnow.com free of charge.

Team members include:  Seniors- Halle Dahlgren, Kaitlyn Ryan, Kaylee Andersen, Laurel Berry, Sarah Pelton, Jade Gonzalez, Karmen Scmitt.
Juniors- Wyatt Kaps and Amanda Patterson
Sophomores – Isaiah Schwarz, Colby Blanthorn, Sam Bojorquez, Marley Gonzalez, Jada High, and Jennica Dannehl.
Freshmen – Landon Andersen, Abby Scholz, Karley Patterson, Anna Pelton, and Erin Boggs.

Tech Crew Members include: Seniors- Cassidy Ryan,
Juniors- Atlee High, Kassidy Drain, Grace Schwarz
Freshmen-Aleya Hueftle, Macie Steinbrink, Trista Callahan

A map of Norfolk with directions can be found below.

 

Lady Vikings Roll Past Crawford for State Berth

Viking Nation was out it full force in Ogallala last night where the Lady Vikings took on Crawford in the D-6 District Final game.The Vikings won the match in three straight sets 25-6, 25-7, 25-5, qualifying them for the state tournament to be held next Thursday through Saturday (Nov. 9-11).

The team tallied 30 ace serves in the game, shattering the old team record of 23.  Cassidy Ryan and Jada High combined for 22 of those aces.  Halle Dahlgren tallied 11 kills and Lindsay Schutz contributed 6.

Official brackets will come out later today.  First round games will be played at Lincoln East High School on Thursday.

State shirts are on sale. Orders are due by 8:30 Monday morning.

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