Archives for December 2016

Wrestlers Start Season in Cambridge

The Alma wrestlers have started there season. Our first tournament was a duals tournament in Cambridge. The team got some wins and as with most starts we learned what areas we need to work on. ¬†Thanks to Mr. Felix for this awesome video of this week’s action.

Lady Cardinals Lose in Overtime

The Alma Lady Cardinals lost a hard fought battle to the Amherst Broncos. The girls lost 63-52 in overtime. The Cardinals came out to a slow start being down 11-4. The Cardinals fought back in the second quarter outscoring the Broncos 15 to 10 to close the gap 21-19. With some hot shooting from Sophomore […]

Wilcox Hildreth Comes to Alma

Alma Cardinal GBB/BBB teams will be hosting Wilcox/Hildreth on the 9th of December. JV girls will be at 4:30p.m., there will be only 2 quarters. JV boys will be at 5:10p.m., there will also be only 2 quarters. Varsity girls will be at 6:15p.m. and Varsity boys will be at 8:00p.m.

Alma Boys Basketball Takes Down the Blue Devils

The boys were able to come away with victory #2 Saturday night vs. the Kenesaw Blue Devils. We had 3 players in double figures, Jackson 21, David 16, Eric 13, with 3 kids bringing down huge boards in the game, Cooper 10, Wyatt 7, David 7. Chase Konert also chipped in 9 points while leading […]

Buffaloes Edge Out the Cardinals

The Alma boys basketball team picked up their first loss of the season. The Cardinals traveled to Elm Creek to take on the Buffaloes. The JV lost by a score of 48-23. The varsity lost by a score of 54-44. Brogan Hohnholt had an exceptional night connecting on 3 of 5 three pointers. Chase Konert […]

Alma FFA travels to Kearney for District Livestock Judging, Biotechnology and Ag Communications

The Alma FFA Chapter traveled to the Buffalo County Fairgrounds in Kearney for District Livestock Judging on November 30. The Senior team received 2nd place. The Junior team received 9th place, and the middle school team got 1st place. The senior team consisted of Jadyn Heckenlively, Erica Barwick, Jennifer Howsden, and Jacob Barwick. The senior […]

Alma Competes at District Play

On Monday, November 29th, the Alma Play members competed at Districts in Holdrege. They performed “How to Succeed in High School Without Really Trying” for the fifth time this year. There were 7 actors who recieved honors: Hallie Prickett, Matthew Bell, Carson Wolfe, Ethan Snyder, Joel Brown, Tana Eddy, and Emma Smolik. Overall, they placed […]

Juniors Travel to UNK for Science Day

The Junior class took the trip to UNK for a Science Field Day. The students got to go into the classrooms and do different activities with the professors. The first stop for the juniors was in the chemistry lab. At this station the students did different tests to identify chemicals. Moving on to the next […]

One-Act Places 3rd at RPAC

The Alma One-Act had RPAC play on November 19th at Southern Valley. They placed 3rd and the actors/actresses who were awarded were Carson Wolfe, Hallie Pricket, and Matthew Bell.

Alma Boys Win Against Bertrand

The boys were able to come out of the gates in the 1st game of the season and get a huge win at Bertrand Thursday night. Leading the way on the offensive end was, David 19 pts, Jackson 12, Chase 9, with Chase also ripping down 9 rebounds. Alma lead by 1 point going into […]