The Bulldogs took a 13-point lead before the end of the first quarter and never let up in the program’s first state tournament game.
Three in a row, twice. As expected, Dylan Kautz of Norfolk Catholic won the 100 and 200 meters. “After my freshman year, I wanted to go four in a row," Kautz said. "This is another step.”
First, there was the block. And then all Class C-2 No. 8 Hartington-Newcastle could do was watch. The end result — a 39-37 victory at perennial power Crofton — was more than worth it.
It certainly looks like Randolph has turned things around after back-to-back losses. The Cardinals stunned Class C-2 No. 4 Hartington-Newcastle 39-32 Tuesday night, just the second loss of the season for the Wildcats.
battle between undefeated teams, the Stanton girls basketball team downed Hartington-Newcastle 49-40 in overtime Friday night to win the championship game of the Stanton Holiday Tournament.
KEARNEY, Neb. — Millard West placed three runners among the top 10 finishers Friday to repeat as Class A girls state cross country team champions.
KEARNEY, Neb. — Both returning Class C individual champions defended their state titles Friday.
Sophie Noecker insisted Thursday's Class C-7 district meet was no different than any other at the Hartington Athletic Complex.
HARTINGTON — Breezy, chilly and delayed by a thunderstorm that washed away much of the remaining snow on the grass at Russ Hochstein Field, the conditions at the Hartington Cedar Catholic invite here Tuesday were far from ideal for running.
In the span of 90 minutes, Hartington/Newcastle cross country coach Mandy Hochstein experienced her fair share of emotions. Halfway through Thursday's Class C-2 district at Skyview Lake in Norfolk, the Wildcats' girls team had four runners finish among the top 12, giving Hochstein a pretty good feeling the program had won its first-ever district title.
PLAINVIEW -- The team champions in the Lewis and Clark Conference Track Meet followed a similar formula to success.
Hartington-Newcastle celebrated the No. 13 here Friday in a 48-45 win over Wynot. After a 20-point lead had evaporated thanks to 12 second-half turnovers, the Wildcats' 13th field-goal attempt of the second half proved to be a Friday the 13th game-winner.
The class D1 first-round match-up between Clarkson/Leigh and Hartington-Newcastle featured two new-look programs attempting to make history by achieving a first-time playoff victory.