The New West All Star Classic will take place tonight and tomorrow in Minden. The Classic will feature 2019 graduates of member schools that make up the Southwest, Lou-Platte, Fort Kearney, and Republican Plains Activity Conferences. The All Star volleyball matches will be played tonight and the All Star girls and boys basketball games will be played on Friday.
In tonight’s volleyball classic, the Southwest Conference will play the Lou-Platte Conference All Stars at the Minden High School gym and the Fort Kearney Conference All Stars will play the Republican Plains Activity conference at the CL Jones Middle School Gym. Opening round matches begin at 6pm with consolation and championship matches to follow. Carissa Jensen of Cozad, Ainsley Rickertson and Kendal Wahlgren of Gothenburg will be among those competing for the Southwest Conference. Hollie Sell of Arcadia-Loup City will play for the Lou Platte Conference and McKenna Siegel of Litchfield (Pleasanton grad) will play for the Fort Kearney Conference.
The All Star girls and boys basketball games will be played Friday. Games will tip off at 5pm with the girls game followed by the boys. The Southwest Conference will play the Lou-Platte Conference at the Minden High School gym while the Fort Kearney Conference will play the RPAC at the CL Jones Middle School gym. Madison Meston of Broken Bow ; Kaitlyn Kleinknecht of Gothenburg ; Brenna Dugan, Abigail Cornelius, and Addy Hergenrader of Cozad will be among those suiting up for the Southwest Conference girls team and Taylor Ference of Arcadia-Loup City will suit up for the Lou-Platte Conference. In the boys game, Josh Harvey and Griffin Wright of Broken Bow ; Dillon Geiser, Adam Cole, and Nate Neil of Cozad will be among those representing the Southwest Conference.
Full rosters listed below