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  • Casey Commits To Wesleyan
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019 1:49 PM
    When he truly dedicated himself to the sport of wrestling another opportunity started to bloom for Thayer Central’s Keegan Casey.
    After qualifying for state in Class D at 113 pounds – going 1-2 at state – Casey decided that wrestling was not only a sport he loved, but one he wanted to fully dedicate himself to.

  • Friday, February 22, 2019 11:59 AM
    106: Ashton Sinn, Fr., Thayer Central Class D State Qualifier, 23-15
    Sinn was one of seven state qualifiers the Titans took down to the 2019 state wrestling tournament. He took third place at the District D-3 tourney and followed with a 1-2 record at state. Sinn placed in the top 4 at four tournaments during the season including the Auburn Invitational (2nd), Elm Creek Invite (2nd), Southern Nebraska Conference (4th), along with districts.

  • Trio Of Titans Take Home State Hardware
    Wednesday, February 20, 2019 9:00 AM
    Pushing each other to be better and holding each other accountable.

  • Wednesday, February 20, 2019 9:00 AM
    Diller-Odell 36 HTRS 26 – Subdistrict D1-2 Semifinal, Tuesday
    Junior Emily Swanson scored her second-highest total of the season (14) in Diller-Odell’s win over third-seeded HTRS. She was 6-of-12 shooting from the field. Diller-Odell forced 31 turnovers in the game.

  • The Road To State
    Wednesday, February 13, 2019 8:00 AM
    Outdoing expectations was a commonality between area wrestling team’s this past Friday and Saturday at district wrestling tournaments across the state.

  • Friday, February 8, 2019 3:58 PM
    Fairbury District B-3 @ Aurora
    170: No. 3 Ace York vs. and/or No. 2 Evan Canoyer of Waverly, No. 1 Damen Pape of Hastings
    182: No. 3 Seth Firmanik vs. No. 4 Kole Bordovsky of Wahoo

  • Friday, February 8, 2019 3:54 PM
    Seward 35 Fairbury 30
    The Fairbury girls basketball team dropped their third consecutive game on Tuesday in an away matchup with Class B third-ranked Seward. Both squads found themselves in a defensive scrap with the score being 18-13 in the Bluejays favor heading into halftime. The Jeffs closed the gap to six points (31-25) with 2:22 left in the game but were unable to get closer. Seward’s 35-points was the lowest point total the Bluejays accumulated in a victory this season.

  • Getting Stronger For State
    Wednesday, February 6, 2019 8:00 AM

    Thayer Central, Wilber-Clatonia Have Outstanding State Duals Meet

    From rejoicing a first-round victory to being heartbroken by criteria that decided a tied dual in the semifinals, the Thayer Central wrestling team experienced a roller coaster of emotions on Saturday at the state wrestling duals at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds in Kearney.

  • Friday, February 1, 2019 3:04 PM
    Class C: No. 2 Thayer Central vs. No. 7 Elwood

  • Friday, February 1, 2019 3:04 PM
    Opponent W/L Score
    S.Central NE Unified Dist #5 -- W 52-24
    Sutton -- W 54-22
    Superior -- W 72-12
    Southwest -- W 63-12
    Belleville, KS -- W 54-23
    Centennial -- W 49-29
    Sutton -- W 48-27
    Cross County/Osceola -- W 54-27
    Weeping Water -- W 54-24
    Wood River -- W 36-35

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