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There are 54 girls basketball teams in C-1 with enrollment numbers ranging from 116 to 58 students broken into a dozen brackets. Only the top eight teams qualify for the State Tournament in Lincoln each year. Statistically, that might indicate a given team would earn a trip to The Show about…

Gothenburg girls’ basketball coach Brent Streeter said he felt good about going into postseason action. W

An even scoring attack by the Chase County Longhorns and early foul trouble were a recipe for frustration Feb. 20 when the Lady Swedes competed for the C1-11 subdistrict championship at North Platte High School.

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The first round of the C1-Subdistrict Playoffs in Brady was a barn-burner for the Swedes, coming down to the final minute of play and a couple of free-throws that iced the game when Gothenburg defeated Hershey 44-39.

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Five Swede wrestlers traveled to Omaha to compete in the NSAA State Wrestling Meet and came up against the best the state has to offer.

Every close game has a shift in momentum at some point where one team takes control and wins the game.

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Students at Dudley Elementary helped the Gothenburg Volunteer Fire Department send the Swede Wrestling team to the State Tournament Feb 19!

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Gothenburg girls’ basketball coach Brent Streeter said he felt good about going into postseason action, and when the Lady Swedes hit the court Feb. 19 to take on the Hershey Panthers in the first round of the C1-11 subdistrict tournament, it was evident the team was too.

Winter time doesn’t always lead one to think of the pool, but for Gothenburg’s Team GO, swimmers are preparing for meets that will put them in position for the March 21-22 Regional Meet in Des Moines, Iowa.

The Lady Swedes took a trip up north Feb. 7 to go head-to -head with the Valentine Badgers and were kept on their heels due to a sturdy defense that didn’t allow Gothenburg to find an answer.

Before a wrestler hits the mat, the preparation is 95% physical and 5% mental.

Gothenburg’s girls’ basketball team took the court at GHS for the final home game of the season on February 8, hosting the Minden Whippets.

The candidates for Gothenburg High School’s Coronation 2020 were announced on Friday, Jan. 31, in a special assembly in the school gym. The themes for the Spirit Week festivities, and the class representatives for Coronation, were also announced.

The Gothenburg girls’ basketball team came into the second round of the Southwest Conference Tournament riding high after they thumped McCook in the first round.

The Swede boys’ basketball team returns to GHS for the consolation game of the Southwest Conference Tournament on Jan. 30. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Cost of admission is $6 for adults and $5 for students. Please note: the only passes that will be accepted throughout the duration of…

The Gothenburg Angels competitive fastpitch softball team is calling all girls who have an interest in playing this summer.

In front of an electric crowd Jan. 21, and behind the encouragement of their teammates and coaches, the Swede wrestlers brought the Battle Axe back to Gothenburg as they defeated Cozad 51-27.

There have been some pretty big names in sports, but not many carry a name like Kobe Bryant.

Swede basketball teams were in action Jan. 21 against Amherst at Gothenburg High School.

The Lady Swedes have advanced in the Southwest Conference basketball tournament and are scheduled to play Jan. 31 at Mid-Plains Community College in North Platte. Tip-off is scheduled for 8 p.m. Cost of admission is $6 for adults and $5 for students. Please note: the only passes that will b…

“Those were the days” as Archie Bunker used to sing (mostly off-key) on television. And traveling even further back into mists of time you find the coverage of sports in the average weekly newspaper was nearly nonexistent. Only in about 1920 did the Gothenburg papers do much more than mentio…

Gothenburg’s Team GO made waves at the Jan. 12 Kearney YMCA Swim Meet. Coach Lisa Jorgenson said that over 80% of the times the Team GO swimmers posted were personal bests. Team GO has a busy schedule in February, the first action in the pool they will see is the Feb. 2 USA Meet in Kearney. …

The Lady Swedes hosted the Cozad Haymakers Jan. 16 in another chapter of the Dawson County rivalry that always leaves the teams thirsty for another round.

There’s an energy when you walk into the Gothenburg High School gym on a game night that is more than just the excitement for the game on the court.

The Swede varsity wrestling team had a tall order when they went to the Ogallala duals Jan. 11.