North Platte – Down two sets to none, the North Platte Community College Lady Knights Volleyball team rallied to defeat the McCook Community College Lady Indians in five sets, 23-25,18-25,25-20,25-17, 15-13. [Read more…]
North Platte – The North Platte Community College Softball team will host a charity basketball 3 – on -3 tournament to put in a well in the village of Majimoto in Tanzania, where Samson Charles was from.
Charles drowned while kayaking down the North Platte River on July 11.
Charles was to play basketball for the NPCC Knights this upcoming season.
The tournament will be played at 1 p.m. on Sept. 11 on the south campus of NPCC.
Each team will consist of six players. No more than two college basketball players can be on a team.
The games will be two 10-minute running clock halves. Two games will be going on at one time. After the third foul, the other team will get a point.
Registration for each team will be $30, if registered by Friday Sep 9. At the tournament, the price will be $40.
Admission to the tournament for spectators will be $5. A donation of flat basketballs, volleyballs, soccer balls, footballs, or air pump. The sporting equipment will be sent to the village for the children. There will also be a donation jar available at the gate.
To register your team or more information contact Janelle Higgins, head softball coach, at email@example.com or (308) 535-3622.
The 2016 Mid-Plains Community College Stampede will pit some of the toughest cowboys and cowgirls in the region against the rankest livestock on the circuit.
The public is invited to watch the action Sept. 16-17 at the Wild West Arena, 2400 N. Buffalo Bill Ave, in North Platte. Performances will begin at 7 p.m. each night. Admission is payable at the gate. It’s $10 for adults and free for children 10 and younger. [Read more…]
Two Mid-Plains Community College Rodeo Team members won their events at the Nebraska State Fair on Monday, earning $1,000 worth of scholarship money in the process.
Reece Weber, of Valentine, was first in the team roping and Rowdy Moon, of Sargent, claimed the top spot in the bareback riding during the Nebraska High School/College Rodeo Showcase. [Read more…]
McCook – The North Platte Community College Lady Knights Volleyball team travelled to McCook on Friday and won two out of three matches. [Read more…]