Broken Bow Swim Meet Results
Monday, 20 June 2016 11:52
Nine swimmers from Valentine traveled to Broken Bow over the weekend to compete in the BBCST Sprint Into Summer. Approximately 60 swimmers from 6 teams competed in 40 events in this two day meet. Dylan Witt and Daniel Witt both bringing home the coveted Bob Fitzpatrick award for swimming the fastest 50M Freestyle in the 13-14 and 9-10 age groups respectively.
Full results are as follows...
Wrigley Greenough (age 7) made her swimming debut bringing home 2nd place in the 25M Butterfly, 2nd place in the 50M Freestyle, and 2nd place in the 25M Backstroke. What a great start to her swimming career!!
Katelyn Bitner (age 7) placed 1st in the 25M Breaststroke, 2nd in the 25M Freestyle, 4th place in the 25M Butterfly, and 1st place in the 25M Breaststroke.
Hanna Bitner (age 11) brought home 5th in the 100M Freestyle, 2nd in the 25M Breaststroke, 1st place in the 25M Freestyle, 5th in the 50M Butterfly, 3rd in the 100M Breaststroke, 4th in the 25M Butterfly, 5th in the 50M Freestyle, 2nd in the 25M Backstroke, and 4th in the 50M Breaststroke.
Lexi Long (age 10) placed 2nd in the 100M Breaststroke, 9th in the 50M Freestyle, and 3rd in the 50M Breaststroke.
Mackenzie Long (age 12) placed 3rd in the 25M Butterfly, 4th in the 50M Freestyle, and 2nd in the 50M Backstroke.
Malika Monroe (age 10) placed 2nd in all of her events including the 100M Freestyle, the 50M Backstroke, the 100M Butterfly, the 50M Butterfly, the 200M Freestyle, the 50M Freestyle, the 50M Backstroke, the 100M Backstroke, and the 200M Individual Medley.
Daniel Witt placed 3rd in the 100M Freestyle, 2nd in the 50M Backstroke, 3rd in the 200M Freestyle, 1st in the 100M Breaststroke, 1st in the 50M Freestyle (Fitzpatrick Winner), 1st in the 50M Breaststroke, 2nd in the 100M Backstroke, and 1st in the 200M Individual Medley.
Aiden Tiefenthaler placed 3rd in the 100M Freestyle, 2nd in the 50M Backstroke, 3rd in the 200M Freestyle, 4th in the 50M Freestyle and 3rd in the 100M Backstroke.
Dylan Witt placed 1st in all his events including the 100M Freestyle, 200M Breaststroke, 100M Butterfly, 200M Backstroke, 200M Freestyle, 100M Breaststroke, 50M Freestyle (Fitzpatrick Winner), 50M Breaststroke, 100M Backstroke, and 200M Individual Medley.
Valentine swimmers will continue to hit the pool practicing hard for the next couple weeks. The next Long Course meet being the 2nd weekend in July in Hastings.
Nebraska High School Rodeo Finals Completed
Monday, 20 June 2016 09:50
The Nebraska High School Rodeo season wrapped up this weekend with the high school finals in Hastings at the Adams County Fairgrounds. Rodeo athletes from across the Cornhusker State competed in two go-rounds on June 16-17 and the short go-round on June 18. The top four contestants in each of twelve events were determined, and they go on to compete at the National High School Finals Rodeo in Gillette, Wyo., July 17-23.
Champions from the 2016 Finals are: Mark Kasperbauer, Spalding, boys cutting; Concey Bader, Palmer, girls cutting; Cade Svoboda, Ord, bareback riding; Libby Winchell, Scottsbluff, goat tying; Cody Henderson, Alliance, tie-down roping; Bailey Brown, North Platte, breakaway roping; Boyd Sawyer, Thedford, saddle bronc riding; Jayde Atkins, Broken Bow, pole bending; Cole Hewett, Dunning, steer wrestling; Cooper White, Hershey, and Levi Walter, Wray, Colo. team roping; Brook Jamison, Ashby, barrel racing, and Dillon Micheel, Brewster, bull riding.
The year-end all-around winners were JT Bradley, Brewster (boys), and Jayde Atkins, Broken Bow (girls). Reserve all-around champs were Chase Miller, Broken Bow (boys) and Libby Winchell, Scottsbluff (girls). Rookie of the year went to Mataya Eklund, Valentine, (girls) and Colten Storer, Arthur (boys). The Fort Whitaker Award went to Ty Richardson of Ainsworth, and the V-Bar Sales Men’s Timed Event Trailer was awarded to JT Bradley of Brewster. The 2016-2017 Nebraska High School Rodeo Queen is Josee Saults of Big Springs.
Complete results can be found here: http://hsrodeo-nebraska.com/rodresults/rgn1rod204.htm
The complete list of qualifiers for Nationals follows:
1. Mark Kasperbauer, Spalding
2. JT Bradley, Brewster
3. Lucas Troyer, Beemer
4. Chase Miller, Broken Bow
Alternate – Ty Bass, Brewster
1. Concey Bader, Palmer
2. Jayde Atkins, Broken Bow
3. Grace Wilson, Lincoln
4. Shania Macomber, Whitman
Alternate – Brook Bushhousen, St Libory
1. Cade Svoboda, Ord
2. Trey Seeers, North Platte
3. Cole Hewett, Dunning
4. Ty Richardson, Ainsworth
Alternate – Tyrel Rieker, Lexington
1. Libby Winchell, Scottsbluff
2. Linzie Van Horn, Page
3. Maddee Doerr, Creighton
4. Megan Turek, St Paul
Alternate – Riata Day, Fleming, Colo.
1. Cody Henderson, Alliance
2. Ty Milleson, Dunning
3. Chase Miller, Broken Bow
4. JT Adamson, Cody
Alternate – Bernie Girard, Alliance
1. Bailey Brown, North Platte
2. Brittni McCully, Mullen
3. Maddee Doerr, Creighton
4. Georgie Lage, Arthur
Alternate - -Jada Jensen, Bingham
Saddle Bronc Riding
1. Boyd Sawyer, Thedford
2. Clay Brandon, Yuma, Colo.
3. JW Schroder, Taylor
4. Brock Henry, Rushville
Alternate – Trey Seevers, North Platte
1. Jayde Atkins, Broken Bow
2. Hannah Harwager, Stapleton
3. Sydney Schleich, Kersey, Colo.
4. Riata Day, Fleming, Colo.
Alternate – Megan Turek, St Paul
1. Cole Hewett, Dunning
2 (tie) Justin Hilliker, Gordon
2 (tie) Ty Milleson, Dunning
4. (tie) Boyd Sawyer, Thedford
4. (tie) Tyler Ravenscroft, Nenzel
1. Cooper White, Hershey/Levi Walter, Wray, Colo.
2. Gus Franzen, Kearney/Tomas Margritz, Kearney
3. Cody Darnell, Gordon/Morgan Darnell, Gordon
4. Cole Retchless, Bridgeport/Hadly McCormick, Scottsbluff
Alternate – Taylor Whethham, Morrill/Austin Hurlburt, Norfolk
1. Brook Jamison, Ashby
2. Mataya Eklund, Valentine
3. Jayde Atkins, Broken Bow
4. Sydney Adamson, Cody
Alternate – Rachael Calvo, Bassett
1. Dillon Micheel, Brewster
2. Mason Ward, North Platte
3. Dalton Sweley, Blue Hill
4. Afton Bryant, Chadron
Alternate – BJ McAbee, Ansley