Alma Junior High Girls Take First at Loomis Tournament

The Alma lady cardinals traveled to Loomis high school to compete in the 2017 Loomis Tournament. The girls started out the tournament playing the Eustis Farnam knights. The girls came out ready to play getting a 13-7  lead heading into half time. Some hot shooting from Carlee Stuhmer helped the Cardinals get the victory and […]

Cardinals Pluck the Eagles Hopes of a Semifinal Game

The Lady Cardinals traveled to Med Valley high school on Monday to take on the Southern Valley Eagles in the quarterfinal match up. The Cardinals came out aggressive getting an impressive 6-0 lead before Senior Tia Norman knocked down both her free throws to get Southern Valley on the board. The Cardinals kept the momentum […]

Alma Destroys the Raiders

The Alma Lady Cardinals picked up their first win in the conference tournament Saturday night.  The Cardinals came out strong getting a 18-6 lead heading into the second quarter. The Cardinals kept the momentum to go on to win 56-29. Kaitlyn Harrison led all scorers with 22 points followed by Maddie Brugh with 8. The […]

Alma FFA Heads to Aurora

On Wednesday, January 24th, the Alma FFA chapter is heading to Aurora for district Leadership Skills Events. They will be leaving at 6:20 am. The chapter will be participating in Conduct of Meetings, Senior Parliamentary Procedure, Natural Resource Speaking, Employment Skills, Creed Speaking, and Agricultural Demonstration.  The top two places will than move on to […]

Alma Girls Takes Tough Loss to Loomis

The Alma Lady Cardinals competed against the Loomis Wolves on January 19. The Wolves came out to an early lead leading the Cardinals 21-11 to end the first quarter. Although the Cardinals outscored the Wolves in the second quarter the Cardinals were unable to overcome the the deficit. The Cardinals ended the first half down 25-34. […]

Cardinals Fluster the Falcons

The Cardinals won their conference game Friday night against the Hitchcock County Falcons. The Cardinals had the momentum heading into halftime with a 33-24  lead. The Cardinals held their heads high and finished the game strong dominating all four quarters. The boys won the game by a score of 65-49. Sophomore Jackson McKenzie led the […]

Cardinals Fail to Tame the Wildcats

The Cardinals lost a non-conference game against Axtell. The Cardinals trailed by nine heading into the locker room at halftime. After a slow third quarter,  the team fought hard but they were not able to overcome the 9 point deficit as they fell 36-45.  Kaitlyn Harrison led the Cardinals in scoring with 14 points. Kayla […]

Lady Cardinals Lose in Hard Fought Battle

The Alma Lady Cardinals played the Elwood Pirates Thursday, December 22. The girls started off slow with Junior Maddie Brugh knocking down a three halfway through the first quarter to get the Cardinals started offensively.The Cardinals dominated the first half going into the locker room with a seven point lead over the Pirates. The Pirates […]

Alma Cardinals Advance to 5-2

The Cardinals went on the road to take on the Elwood Pirates. The Cardinals came out to a quick start leading the Pirates 18-16 after the first quarter. Alma never let down and went on to outscore the Pirates all four quarters. The Cardinals went on to win by a score of 67-49. Four Alma […]

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 […]