Archive - Sports Article
May 20th, 2012
Team scoring: Scottsbluff 48, McCook 41, York 37, Grand Island NW 35, Elkhorn MM 34, Omaha Gross 34, Blair 33, Lexington 32, Cozad 28, Auburn 26, Columbus LV 25, Boys Town 22, Waverly 21, Gering 21, Aurora 20, Gretna 20, Omaha Skutt 18, Adams Central 14, Gothenburg 14, Crete 12, Platteview 11, Alliance 11, Sidney 10, Oâ€™Neill 10, Ogallala 9, Elkhorn South 9, Beatrice 9, Chadron 8, Seward 8, Columbus Scotus 8, Milford 6, Norris 4, Pierce 4, Omaha Roncalli 4, Arlington 4, Nebraska City 3, Bennington 3, Lincoln Lutheran 2, Elkhorn 2.
The Twin Loup mens team finished 2nd overall for the Class D mens side. Ansley-Litchfield's women side took 4th overall. Twin Loup won state titles in the 4x400 meter relay and the long jump. Ansley-Litchfield took the 4x100 meter relay title. Check back tomorrow for more updated results and check out the May 24th edition of the Custer County Chief for extended coverage.
800m Run FINALS- Boys (Class D)
1-1 David Bishop 10 Lyons-Decatur Northeast 2nd/2:09.7 177 1
1-2 Jake Witte 10 Cambridge 1st/2:10.0 52 1
1-3 Walter Flint 12 Elwood 2nd/2:15.7 75 1
2-1 Kelvin Stallings 12 Giltner 2nd/2:05.4 112 1
2-2 Kyle Pardun 10 St. Mary's 2nd/2:06.7 272 1
Section #1- boys 3200 relay
1 Paxton 8:13.226 1 10
Carrick Perlinger, 11, #229; Zachary Morland, 11, #227; Koby Archuletta, 12, #221; Garrett Perlinger, 11, #230
2 South Loup 8:26.514 1 8
Kyle Pierce, 10; Garret Dockweiler, 11, #257; Taylor Linegar, 12, #261; Levi Loper, 11, #262
400m Dash PRELIMS-Girls- Class D
1 Siera Rohde 12 Ansley-Litchfield 58.235 1 Q
Broken Bow High school fell two strokes short of qualifying for the state meet as a team, but Tanner Johnson and Marcus Miller qualified as individuals. The state golf tournament runs May 22 and 23 in Kearney.
There are some people in this world who understand that life has hurdles, they come in various forms. Some come in the form of physical objects on a rubber track that you must jump over to get to the next one. There are others that come in the form of some of life's greatest struggles.
Mullen junior Madison Tomlinson has done an excellent job of clearing the physical ones this season. She has greater aspirations to help others clear life's hurdles.
Broken Bow competed at the B-5 district track meet on Thursday. The womens team took 9th with three total points and the mens side took 7th with 20 total points. The Indians saw Cody Dierking and Tanner Briggs qualify for the state meet. Krisha Scott and Andrew Pracht are also possible qualifiers. Those updates will be provided when available. For extended coverage. check the May 17 issue of the Custer County Chief.
In the D-7 District track meet, Ansley-Litchfield came away as district champions on the womens side. They finished with 147 total points and send 12 athletes to the state meet in Omaha May 18 and 19. S-E-M finished 7th with a total of 32 points and Arcadia was 9th with 26 points.
On the mens side, Ansley-Litchfield took 3rd with 72 total points. S-E-M placed 4th with 71 points and Arcadia finished 7th with 25 points.
In the D9 District track meet, area schools had some impressive performances. On the womens side, Anselmo-Merna placed 2nd with a total of 72 points. Mullen took 4th with a total of 62 points. South Loup was 5th with 61 points. Twin Loup placed with 52 points. Sandhills/Thedford took 8th with a total of 22 points.
On the mens side, Twin Loup came away as district champions with 138 points. South Loup was 2nd with 133 points. Anselmo Merna placed 4th with 64 points. Mullen was 6th with 34 points and Sandhills/Thedford took 10th with one point.
Twin Loup and Ansley-Litchfield took home the mens and womens LVC titles Thursday. A-L's Siera Rohde set a new record in the 400 meter dash, winning in 58 seconds flat. For extended coverage, check out the May 10th edition of the Custer County Chief.