Archives for January 2017

Alma Wrestlers Take Down Opponents at Kenesaw/Shelton Invite

The Alma wrestling team traveled both Friday to Elm Creek and Saturday to Shelton. Kyle Johnson went 2-4 this weekend but did earn himself a third place medal at Elm Creek with a win 9-3 win over Zane Puncochar (Grand Island Central Catholic). Joshua Mapes was unable to get a win this weekend but continues […]

Bowlers Taking on Conference

On Saturday, January 13, the High school bowling team will be bowling in their conference bowling tournament. Their conference consists of four teams: Alma, Hastings St. Cecilia, McCool Junction, and Ravenna. The bowling teams have bowled against three of them so far with the girls beating Ravenna. So far Callie Broeker has thrown eight games […]

Alma Boys Beat Holdrege

On Monday, January 9th the Alma boys basketball team beat Holdrege 61-43. Marcus Pineda had 12 rebounds. Jarod Asche made 3 free throws and 2 three pointers.

Alma GBB/BBB vs. Hitchcock County

The Alma Cardinals will play Hitchcock County in Alma on Friday Jan 13. JV will start at 4:30 with girls varsity following at 6:15 and boys varsity at 7:45.

Alma Falls to the Dusters

The freshman and sophomore Lady Cardinals took on the Holdrege Dusters Monday, January 9. The Cardinals came out strong winning 18-12 in the first half. Sophomore, Tiffany Wells, was the leading scorer with 14 points and Dakota Hughes not far behind with 9. Wells also brought down the most rebounds with 13, Hughes behind her […]

Alma Boys Capture the Wildcats

On Saturday, January 7th, the Alma boys travelled to Axtell to face the Wildcats. The boys played a fantastic game, with a score of 70-26. Jackson McKenzie was the high scorer of the game with 18 points, and Chase Konert wasn’t far behind 16 points. McKenzie also lead in total rebounds with five, followed by […]

Quiz Bowl to RPAC

The Alma High School Quiz Bowl team will be leaving at 11:45 on January 11th to travel to Bartley for RPAC quiz bowl. The first match will be at 1 pm.

Cardinal Basketball Teams Will Travel to Eustis Farnam

The Alma Cardinal basketball teams will be traveling to Eustis Farnam on Thursday, January 12. The bus will leave at 1:45. The girls JV game is at 4:00, followed by boys JV at 5:15. The varsity girls game will start at 6:30, followed by boys varsity at 8:00. Good luck Cardinals!

Alma Girls Lose to Franklin in Close Game

On January 5th, the Alma Basketball girls put up a fight against Franklin, but lost with a close game. The score came to 38-45. Alma had 36 total rebounds and 18 points off of rebounds. On the other hand, JV Girls won with a score of 36-30. Article by Julianne Nelson Pictures by Jadyn Heckenlively

Alma Wrestlers Take 5th Place

The Alma Wrestlers traveled to Cambridge Saturday on a very cold and windy morning. It might had been cold outside but the wrestlers were on fire inside! Even with some teams not making it to the tournament 11 teams were able to still come. This allowed for everyone to get some wrestling in before the […]