The St. Patrick’s Irish volleyball team played at the Cambridge Triangular on Tuesday night.
Cambridge 21 13
St. Pat’s 25 25
St. Pat’s 25 25
DC/Stratton 16 23
Cambridge 13 19
DC/Stratton 25 25
St. Pat’s 2-0
The North Platte Bulldogs dropped both ends of a softball doubleheader at Grand Island last night, with the sixth-ranked Islanders taking the first game 5-0 and the nightcap 11-1 in five innings. Cheyenne Craghead had the lone Bulldog hit in the first game. Ashten Hernandez pitched a complete game in the defeat. In the second game, Kaite Franzen scored on Sydney Standage’s RBI double for the only North Platte tally. The Bulldogs fall to 4-9 with the losses.
Tonight on ESPN Radio 1410, it’s North Platte Bulldog softball. The Bulldogs are looking to turn around their 4-7 start to the 2011 season as they take on Grand Island in a doubleheader. The Islanders are ranked sixth in the Omaha World-Herald Class A poll. The first game between the Bulldogs and Islanders is set for 5 PM. ESPN Radio 1410’s coverage starts with pregame coverage at 4:45. Elsewhere in prep athletics today, the Sutherland volleyball team hosts a volleyball triangular, with Gothenburg and Southwest coming to town, as does Wallace, with Hitchcock County and Perkins County visiting. Brady’s volleyball team also plays in a home triangular as Paxton and SMC come calling, and St. Pat’s volleyball is headed to a triangular in Cambridge where they will also play Dundy County-Stratton.
The Wallace Wildcats saw their record drop to 1-1 after a 44-22 loss at Paxton. Details to come…
Eighth-ranked Minden sent the Gothenburg Swedes to an 0-2 start with a 34-7 victory in Minden. Details to come…
The Hershey Panthers dominated on both sides of the ball in a 48-12 victory at Bridgeport. Details to come…
The North Platte Bulldogs were defeated by the Columbus Discoverers 56-21 at Bauer Field at Memorial Stadium in North Platte. The Bulldogs allowed touchdowns to Columbus on each of their first five offensive possessions, and the Discoverers never trailed. North Platte’s touchdowns came on a 40-yard touchdown pass from Micah Lauber to Dillon Wordekemper; a 44-yard run by Mitch Alexander; and a 98-yard kickoff return by Ben Raska. The Dawgs drop to 1-1 on the season. They head to the Metro area to play Papillion-La Vista next Friday night.
The Maxwell Wildcats defeated the Brady Eagles 16-6 in Maxwell on Friday night. Maxwell scored both of their touchdowns in the first quarter and held back the Eagles all night with the exception of one passing touchdown by Brady in the third quarter. Brady outgained Maxwell 199 to 149 but couldn’t turn that slight advantage into more points. The Wildcats move to 1-0 with the win while Brady falls to 0-1. Next week, Brady treks to SMC while Maxwell visits Southwest.
The North Platte Bulldogs (1-0) look to make it two straight wins to start the 2011 football season tonight as they host the Columbus Discoverers (0-1). Last season the Bulldogs fell to the Discoverers 38-19 in Columbus. ESPN Radio 1410 has all the action from Bauer Field at Memorial Stadium tonight. The Kwik Stop pregame show begins at 6:30 with the kickoff set for 7. Tonight on Q-Country 107.3 FM the Hershey Panthers (1-0) hit the road to take on Bridgeport. Coverage gets underway at 7:00 with the kickoff at 7:30 in the Panhandle. Elsewhere tonight…
-Rivals collide as Brady (0-0) hosts Maxwell (0-0) in the first game of the season for both teams.
-Gothenburg (0-1) will try and rebound from a first week loss in their home opener against Minden (1-0).
-Wallace (1-0) will try for a 2-0 start as they go on the road to take on Paxton (0-0).