Eight Viking football players were among the best in the district for the 2017 season. Wyatt Wilken, the lone senior on the sqaud, earned honors on both sides of the ball, being named on the first team offense and second team as a linebacker. Others earning first team honors include Jordan Holen as linebacker, and Tyler Callahan as punter.
Besides Wilken, other members of the second team include Miles Peterson on offense as end, and Ignacio Estrada on defense as a linebacker. Honorable mention honorees include Dylan Boggs, PePe Estrada, and Jose Murillo.
Nine Viking Football players earned All-District Honors for the 2015 season. Tyrell Younger, Dakota Fitzgerald and Creighton Peterson earned First Team Offense. First Team Defense went to Jared Denny, Grant Dahlgren, and Wyatt Wilken. Dillen Mumm and Wyatt Wilken earned Second Team Offense, and Second Team Defense was Dillen Mumm and Dakota Fitzgerald. Cooper Grabenstein and Jake Gregg were named Honorable Mention.
The Bertrand Viking Football Team traveled to Bartlett to take on the Renegades of Chambers-Wheeler Central in the second round of the Nebraska State Football Playoffs. They had a good first quarter, keeping up with the Renegades for the first 10 minutes of the quarter, the score being 6 to 12. The Vikings battled hard the whole game but struggled to keep CWC from scoring.The final score of the game was 18 to 54. It was a great season for the Viking boys, ending with a record of 6-4.