South Loup is coming off its best year in school history, losing in the state championship 36-14 to East Butler.
Third-ranked Hastings St. Cecilia broke open its first-round win with a near-perfect third quarter as it advanced to a fourth consecutive Class C-2 semifinal with a 52-34 victory over eighth-ranked South Loup.
The World-Herald's Stu Pospisil put together capsules previewing the upcoming boys state basketball tournament.
South Loup senior guard Cade Connell leads his team in scoring (17.1) and is second in rebounding (4.5) per game.
When Oak Hill and Sunrise Christian had been to the Heartland Hoops Classic, they played Goliath to the local underdogs, Omaha and Papillion kids with the same first two numbers in their zip codes.
Dalton Bohac returned from a second-quarter knee injury and threw five touchdown passes as East Butler beat South Loup 36-14 in the Eight Man-1 state football final.
Three years ago, Jack Rush was a freshman quarterback on a South Loup squad that won a single game. Now the senior is preparing for the biggest game of his life.
The World-Herald's Stu Pospisil broke down everything you need to know heading into Monday's Eight Man-1 state championship game.
For the first time since Callaway formed a co-op with Arnold in 2010, their football team, South Loup, has a chance to play for a championship next Monday against East Butler in the Eight Man-1 final at Memorial Stadium.
South Loup senior quarterback Jack Rush tallied 292 total yards and six total touchdowns to guide the undefeated Bobcats to a 54-15 victory over Chambers/Wheeler Central/Ewing in the Eight Man-1 quarterfinals Tuesday.
The competition was fierce at the Riverside Top 10 Camp on Tuesday. The camp, which is in its fifth year, included teams from across Nebraska.
Six Class D boys squads came into Saturday’s final heat of the final event with a chance to move into first and take home the team championship. That fact wasn’t forefront on the minds of South Loup junior Landon Furne and his teammates.
ARNOLD — No. 7 rated South Loup combined a suffocating defense with a big-play offense to remain undefeated, with a 39-0 win over Sutherland on Friday.
The Lady Bobcats (12-10) used staunch defense to defeat Maywood-Hayes Center (11-10) 40-30 in a girls D1-11 Sub-District semifinal matchup on Tuesday in Gothenburg, setting up a date with No. 1-seeded Brady (15-7) in tomorrow’s sub-district title game.
The Hemingford football team earned a trip to the second round after blowing past South Loup 48-7 on Thursday afternoon in the Class D-1 state playoffs.
Troy Gilligan iced the game with four free throws in the final minute to lift Anselmo-Merna to a 55-51 victory over South Loup in the second boys semifinal in the MNAC Tournament on Thursday.
The Class D2 No. 4 Sandhills/Thedford Lady Knights turned in a dominant performance on Thursday, handing previously undefeated Class D1 No. 10 South Loup a 66-23 defeat.