“We were very pleased with the way the girls came out and played the first two sets tonight,” said Gibbon head volleyball coach Lonna Pickel of the Lady Buffaloes loss to Hastings St. Cecilia 19-25, 21-25 and 8-25 on Thursday, September 10, on the home floor in Gibbon.
Palmer visited Shelton on Tuesday, September 8, Shelton played at Silver Lake Thursday, the 10th, and Loomis hosted a tournament Saturday, the 12th, in the busy volleyball week for Shelton’s Lady Bulldogs. The Bulldog ladies won two of the five games played.
By taking advantage of miscues by the visiting Doniphan/ Trumbull Cardinals and not letting up, the Gibbon Buffaloes recorded their second big victory of the season, 30-16 over the Cardinals.
The final two days of homecoming activities at Shelton High will wind up the 2020 edition of the annual event.
“Hensly Alvarado really stood out, running close to an eight minute mile,” said Coach Gretchen Wiseman after the initial cross country meet hosted by Grand Island Northwest High School Friday, August 28.