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EPPJ wins Riverside JV Tourney

CEDAR RAPIDS — Winning three matches on a Saturday means you are champions. That’s exactly what the Wolfpack JV team did, winning the Riverside JV...

EPPJ claims 36 to 26 win over CWC

CHAMBERS — If Friday night was a test, then Elgin Public-Pope John aced it. Playing rival Chambers/Wheeler Central, the Wolfpack built a 10-point lead in...

Netters take two of three at Howells-Dodge Tournery

HOWELLS — Elgin Public-Pope John won two of three matches at the Howells-Dodge Tourney played Saturday, Sept. 11. The Wolfpack notched victories over Elkhorn Valley...

Bode & Co. powere their way past Bulldogs

ELGIN — On a night set aside to honor parents, the Wolfpack volleyball team did some ‘parenting’ of their own, sweeping Creighton 25-22, 25-19...

EPPJ falls to Boyd County Spartans

SPENCER — Elgin Public-Pope John saw their three match winning streak snapped Thursday night as Boyd County claimed a four-set victory, 25-22, 25-23, 27-29...

Wolfpack top Bobcats, Cougars

EWING — Having tasted victory for the first time this season, the Wolfpack put together back-to-back victories at the Summerland Double-Triangular Sept. 7. In Match...

Wemhoff & Co. ‘run’ wild over High Plains

ELGIN — Shocked by surrending an opening kickoff return for a touchdown, Elgin Public-Pope John powered back to defeat High Plains 66 to 36. The...

JVs, ‘C’ team earn win

ELGIN — The Elgin JV volleyball team swept Burwell Tuesday night, winning 25-14 and 25-21. Freshman Chloe Henn had a big night with seven of...

Burwell hands EPPJ second loss

ELGIN — It is often said a few points separates victory from defeat. That belief could aptly be applied to the August 31 match...

Wolfpack with a 60 to 24 win over the Spartans

SPENCER — On the ground and through the air, Elgin Public-Pope John scored early and often to spoil Boyd County’s Homecoming, 60 to 24. Jack...

Netters top CWC

CHAMBERS — Elgin Public-Pope John claimed their first victory of the season Thursday night, sweeping Chambers/Wheeler Central 26-24 and 25-13. The match marked the first...

Flags prove costly in 28 to 7 loss to O’Neill St. Mary’s

ELGIN — Missed opportunities in the first half came back to bite the Wolfpack Friday night in a 28 to 7 loss to O’Neill...

LHNE sweeps Wolfpack in season opener

ELGIN — Opening night of the volleyball season didn’t quite turn out the way Elgin Public-Pope John would have liked. On Thursday night, Lutheran High...

EPPJ determined to build on last year’s success

By Dennis Morgan Co-Publisher ELGIN — A first-year coach with a history of success as a Wolfpack player, Elizabeth Selting and Elgin Public-Pope John are ready...

EPPJ football team focused on more victories

— There’s a quiet confidence building amongst the Wolfpack football team that the 2021 season could be one of the best in recent years. Bigger,...

EPPJ volleyball, footballo teams begin preparations for 2021 season openers next week

Last week marked the beginning of fall sports practice across the state. Wolfpack football and volleyball teams were quick to get to work getting...
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Elgin 12U finish second at State

It took just five games for the Elgin 12U to show they deserve to be considered one of the best teams in their class. Over...

Elgin 12 and Under headed to State

Beginning Saturday, Elgin’s 12 & Under girls softball team will compete in the Class D State Softball Tournament. Coach Jill McNally said the team will...

Northeast Nebraska All-Star Game Participants

O’NEILL — Two Wolfpack players and their coach were on the hardwood again Friday night. Basketball standouts Allyson Selting and Kirsten Krebs were members of...

Hoefer performs at State Golf

NORTH PLATTE — Wolfpack sophomore Paiton Hoefer made what will hopefully be multiple appearances at the Class D State Golf Tournament. The 36-hole event, held...