Archives for February 2017

Alma Cardinals End Season With a Tough Loss

The Lady Cardinals couldn’t pull through with their game against Elm Creek, ending their season. The Cardinals scored 52 points, but fell 8 short. Kayla Kindler led the Cardinals with 17 points. Following right behind her, with 16 points, Kaitlyn Harrison. Tiffany Wells scored 8, Maddie Brugh with 7, and Dakota Hughes with 4. Kaitlyn […]

Alma Cheerleaders are State Champions

On February 18, the Alma cheerleaders made their way to Grand Island. They performed at the Heartland Event Center for State Cheer & Dance. They competed in the Non-Tumbling D1 division and received Runner-Up. They also performed a sideline cheer and earned first place, making them State Champions two years in a row. Sophomore cheerleader, Abby Waldo says, […]

The Cardinals Clip the Eagles Wings

The Alma boys won the first round of sub districts against the Overton Eagles on Tuesday, February 21. Jackson Mckenzie led the team with 33 points. Erik Kovarik scored 11 points, following right behind him with 9 points, was Cooper Wright. David Ehrke led the team with 12 rebounds. Alma was 67% from the free […]

Alma Boys Heads to District Finals

The Alma Boys Basketball Team is going to be playing at Kearney High School on Tuesday, February 28, at 7:00. They will be going against the Burwell Longhorns in a fight to go to state. The theme of the game will be “cowboys”, so come cheer on our team as we “rope” the longhorns! Article […]

Creative Writing Contest Nearing the End

TIME IS RUNNING OUT AND WE WANT YOUR CREATIVE WRITING!! PLEASE CONSIDER A SUBMISSION BY March 6TH! CREATIVE WRITING CONTEST! In the month of February, the creative writing class will be putting on a Creative Writing Contest open to all students!  This contest will be judged blindly. The criteria for judging and the rules are […]

Yearbooks on Sale Now

The form below lets you order a yearbook for the 16-17 year. The books will be in at the beginning of next school year. The cost of the books is $30 with a new addon this year. The new addon is $10 and will include a CD of action shots from all your activities/events. Orders […]

Alma Boys Basketball Team Wins Against Arapahoe

The Alma Boys Basketball Team traveled to Arapahoe on Friday, February 17. Alma won the game with a final score of 51-47. Eric Kovarik lead the team by shooting 11 points, followed by Jackson McKenzie who shot 10. Chase Konert made the only 3 pointer of the game during the second quarter. The boys will […]

Alma Boys Face the Overton Eagles in Sub-Districts

  On Tuesday, February 21st, the Alma Boys Basketball team will head into sub-districts as the #2 seed. They will face the #3 seeded Overton Eagles at 7:00 at Holdrege High School. The theme is prep, so find your preppiest outfit and come out to support the boys! *an example of preppy outfits

Jesus Felix Taking on State Wrestling

Jesus Felix will be wrestling in the 182 weight class. Jesus will be wrestling at the state wresting tournament in Lincoln on Thursday, February 16, 2017. Jesus will be wrestling Cooper Smith from TriCounty. Jesus has a (28-16) and Cooper has a (45-17). You can follow the tournament at and you can watch the […]

Bell Wins RPAC Gold

On February 15, the Alma Cardinal Speech Team traveled to Hitchcock Co. to compete for RPAC speech. Although the team was missing many members, the Cardinals placed 7th out of 14th overall with 89 points. Lana Kerner and Christian Hansen placed 8th in their duet “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog.” Jule Erdmann’s entertainment speech on her […]