The West Nebraska All Star volleyball and football games will take place Saturday in Scottsbluff. The 37th volleyball all star game is scheduled for 2 p.m. at the “Cougar Palace” on the campus of West Nebraska Community College. Broken Bow head volleyball coach Skylar Morris will be the head coach of the East squad this year. Bryson Mahlberg of Gothenburg will serve as assistant coach. Representing the KCNI/KBBN coverage area as members of the East All Stars are Halle Jacobsen, Emma Schall, and Kali Staples of Broken Bow ; Jadeyn Bubak of South Loup, Samantha Moore of Mullen, and Chiara Richeson of Gothenburg.
Several area athletes are scheduled to compete in the 43rd West Nebraska All Star football game which will kickoff at 7 p.m. at Bearcat Stadium in Scottsbluff. Grant Ahlstrom, Reed McFadden and Brayton Branic of Sandhills/Thedford were chosen to suit up for the West team this year. Area athletes chosen to play for the East team include : Blake Denson of Broken Bow, Bryce McIntosh of Mullen, Kade Safranek of Anselmo-Merna, Carson Rohde of SEM, Owen Geiken and Riley Baker of Gothenburg, Gunner Armagost and Jacob Engel of Cozad.