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Flyers end EPPJ roundballer’s season Saturday

HUMPHREY — Elgin Public-Pope John saw a berth in the Boys State Basketball Tournament slip away Saturday night. Humphrey St. Francis (20-4) scored 46 points...

Reserve shine in lopsided win over CWC

BARTLETT — Basketball is sometimes a ‘numbers’ game. Numbers on the scoreboard decide who wins. So, too, do numbers on the bench. With just six...

Wolfpack hold off late run by Bobcats to win 51 to 47

CLEARWATER — Up six at halftime, Elgin Public-Pope John fell behind then rallied to claim a 51 to 47 victory. Summerland had the lead at...

CWC girls top EPPJ 55 to 31

BARTLETT — Chambers/Wheeler Central pulled away in the second quarter to claim a 55 to 31 victory Tuesday night (Feb. 9). Senior Kirsten Krebs had...

Wolfpack edge Summerland girls,

CLEARWATER — For the second time in 10 days, Summerland gave Elgin Public-Pope John all they could handle on the court. And, once again,...

Carter Beckman punches ticket to State

TILDEN — With just one wrestler competing Saturday at the D2 District Wrestling Tournament, Elgin Public-Pope John had just one chance to qualify a...

Beckman earns spot at state wrestling meet

TILDEN — Wolfpack wrestler Carter Beckman will do this week what every high school wrestler looks to do at the end of the season...

Esienhauer hits six 3’s as EPPJ tops Bobcat 58-52

BARTLETT — It was Bobcats hunting season Tuesday night as three-point shots gave Elgin Public-Pope John a 58 to 52 victory in the quarterfinal...

Proceedings- Antelope County Commissioners

ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS Neligh, Nebraska February 2nd, 2021 Chairman opened meeting. Notice of meeting published as required by statute. Approve Agenda. Approved minutes of the January...

St. Mary’s second half surge tops Wolfpack

SPENCER — For two quarters, Elgin Public-Pope John held their own against top-seed O’Neill St. Mary’s, but in the second half the Cardinals pulled...

Beckman wins sub-district title, to wrestle Sat. for State Berth

DONIPHAN — One Wolfpack wrestler will compete Saturday for a berth at the Nebraska State Wrestling Championships. Carter Beckman, earned that right by winning his...

Warriors edge Wolfpack 53-50

TILDEN — A double-digit lead evaporated in the second half as Nelight came from behind to defeat EPPJ 53 to 50 in the consolation...

EPPJ knock off undefeated CWC to advance to finals

SPENCER — An eight-point run late in the fourth quarter lifted Elgin Public-Pope John to a 50 to 47 victory over undefeated Chambers/Wheeler Central...

Knights shut down EPPJ in NVC finals 43 to 17

TILDEN — Having defeated two of the top four seeds in the Nionbrara Valley Conference Tournament, Elgin Public-Pope John saw their run come to...

JV Wrapup

The Wolfpack JV basketball teams took to the court just one time last week. On Thursday night they were on the road to play Humphrey/Lindsay...

Wolfpack boys edge Santee 59 to 56

O’NEILL — Free throws by Paiton Hoefer and Nick Anderson in the final minute helped lead the Wolfpack to a 59 to 56 victory...

Second half scoring woes cost EPPJ

LINDSAY — Up by five at halftime, the EPPJ girls couldn’t keep pace in the second half as Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family posted a 56...

Beckman takes second Friday at CV invite

GREELEY — Friday marked the last regular wrestling tournament of the season for the Wolfpack as they competed at the Central Valley Invite. With postseason...

Bulldogs bite Wolfpack hard 76 to 33

LINDSAY — Points were hard to come by for the Wolfpack Thursday night as Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family posted a 43-point victory over EPPJ, 76...

EPPJ takes tourney opener N-O 65-32

O’NEILL — Second verse, same as the first. For the second time this season, Elgin Public-Pope John easily defeated the Lady Warriors of Neligh-Oakdale. This time...