October Chirp

Second Annual Alma vs. Southern Valley Food Drive Competition

The competition is on and the Alma Cardinals would like to be back to back winners in the food drive competition.  Alma and Southern Valley schools are both collecting items for the local food banks.  The school that gets the most items will win the coveted trophy and bragging rights for another year.  Please send […]

Lady Cardinals Comeback Stuns Bertrand

On Thursday, January 26th, the Alma girls basketball team played Bertrand for the third round of RPAC and got a well deserved win. In the first quarter, Alma scored 19 points but that wasn’t enough to keep up with the Vikings that scored 24 points. Abby Cervera started the cardinals off with a three pointer, […]

Lady Cardinals Unable to Overcome Cambridge Third Quarter Run

The girls basketball team traveled to Southwest for the East Quarter Finals. The girls played Cambridge and lost 49-33. In the first quarter, Emma Smolik and Kayla Kindler both scored a field goal. Maddie Brugh had an amazing first quarter scoring one field goal and three 3 pointers. Alma outscored Cambridge in the first quarter, […]

Alma 4th Quarter Propels Them to Win

Alma hosted the Wildcats from Axtell on January 6th.  It was a close game throughout the night.  The scoring was slow but Alma outscored Axtell 7-6 in the first quarter.  Alma was lead in scoring by Abigail Cervera.  She had one three pointer and was 2-2 from the line for 5 points.  Dakota Hughes added […]

Southern Valley was Unable to Hold Off the Outside Shooting from the Cardinals

Alma started off the quarterfinal game against Southern Valley with the hot hand.  They outscored the Eagles 12-7.  David Ehrke had 8 points in the first quarter.  He had 2 three-pointers and 1 field goal to start the game.  Cooper Wright added two more points and Nathan Hock was 2 for 2 from the line. Alma […]

Alma Unable to Overcome Northern Valley’s Second Quarter Run

Alma traveled to Northern Valley to take on the Huskies on January 2nd.  The boys game was a high scoring affair.  Alma outscored the Huskies 12-10 in the first quarter.  Scoring was lead by Burke Boehler with 5 points.  This was one 3 pointer and one field goal.  Cooper Wright who had 4 points from […]

Alma Boys Dominate the Flyers

Alma traveled to Franklin to take on the Flyers on January 4th.   Alma was hot from the field and jumped out to an early lead outscoring the Flyers 17-8 in the first quarter.  Alma was lead in scoring by David Ehrke with 7 (3 field goals and 1-1 from the line).  Cooper Wright had 3 […]

Northern Valley’s High Power Offense Downs the Cardinals

Alma traveled to Almena, KS to take on the Northern Valley Huskies on January 2nd.  Alma was outscored 10-4 in the first quarter.  Leading the scoring for Alma was Madalyn Burgh with 2 and Tiffany Wells with 2. Alma had more balanced scoring in the 2nd quarter.  They had to the Northern Valley 12.  Leading the […]

Alma Girls Struggle Against Red Cloud’s Height

The Red Cloud Warriors traveled to Alma to take on the Alma Cardinals.   The first quarter was a close affair with Red Cloud outscoring Alma by one point.  At the end of one, the score was 6-5.  Scoring for Alma was Tiffany Wells with two points and Madalyn Brugh with a 3 pointer. The 2nd […]