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  • Wednesday, January 16, 2019 9:44 AM
    Thayer Central found a great deal of success on the wrestling mat on Friday in Elm Creek and Gibbon.

  • Damian Stewart  Joins 100-Win Club
    Wednesday, January 9, 2019 10:27 AM
    Thayer Central senior Damian Stewart tallied the 100th win of his wrestling career with the Titans on Saturday at the Aquinas Invite. The senior 132-pounder defeated Pierce’s Mason Sedlacek in the first round of the tournament by fall to claim his 100th win.

  • Wednesday, January 9, 2019 10:08 AM
    Tri County 76 Lawrence-Nelson 40
    After scoring a season-high of 21 points on Thursday against Fairbury, Tri County’s Evan Larson reset his season-high on Friday with a 24-point effort in the Trojans rout of Lawrence-Nelson in an away contest. 
    Sophomore Lucas Weise added a career-high of 21 points in the win. The duo combined to go 16-of-28 from the field. 
    Tri County’s win streak is now at four entering MUDECAS on Tuesday.
    Meridian 39 McCool Junction 30
    Paul Garcia, a 6-foot-3 senior, guided the Mustangs to a 9-point victory on Friday with a team-high 14 points. Meridian had their best offensive quarter of the season in quarter one, jumping out to a 24-6 lead after eight minutes of play. 
    Meridian improved their record to 5-5 heading into Saturday’s game vs. Shelby-Rising City.

  • Thayer Central Goes Undefeated, Captures Sutton Tourney Title
    Friday, December 28, 2018 3:22 PM
    Thayer Central’s 36-35 victory over eighth-ranked Class C Wood River highlighted the Titans championship effort on Friday, Dec. 21 at the Sutton Duals.

  • Defense Propels Titans to Victory
    Friday, December 21, 2018 11:50 AM
    A suffocating full-court press defense is exactly what Thayer Central girls head basketball coach, Andy Long, ordered on Tuesday night at Wilber-Clatonia.

  • Friday, December 14, 2018 3:43 PM
    Tuesday, Dec. 11
    Sterling 58 Meridian 47
    Sterling senior Logan Jasa notched a career-high 28 points on 10-of-18 shooting, giving the Jets their third-straight victory. Meridian is now streaking in the wrong direction with three straight losses now under their belt. The Mustangs did not provide stats.

  • Area Wrestlers Claim 22 Medals At Crete
    Wednesday, December 12, 2018 8:00 AM
    Fairbury, Thayer Central, and Wilber-Clatonia took to the mats at the Crete Invite on Saturday for each team’s first individual tournament of the 2018-2019 season.

  • Wednesday, December 5, 2018 9:58 AM
    Warren, Heidemann Lead Griffins To Convincing Wins In Season Openers
    Diller-Odell 58 Pawnee City 36

  • Untouchable
    Wednesday, December 5, 2018 9:56 AM

    Thayer Central Wrestlers Dominate On The Mat At Home Quad

    Fielding an entire squad was half the battle for the Thayer Central wrestling team entering their season-opening competition at their home quad on Friday.

  • Raw Emotion
    Tuesday, November 13, 2018 2:40 PM

    Diller-Odell, Thayer Central Find Positives In First Round Losses At State Volleyball

    The Thayer Central and Diller-Odell volleyball teams ended their seasons on Thursday evening in Lincoln during the first round of state volleyball, but not without a fight from both squads.

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