Central Nebraska’s Sports Source will present a special edition of high school football tonight as the Ansley/Litchfield Spartans will host the South Loup Bobcats in Ansley. South Loup is 2-3 on the season and put a scare into undefeated Elm Creek last week but came up just short by a final score of 14-12. The Spartans have battled through injuries and adversity all season long but will look to pick up their first win of the season tonight in front of their hometown fans. Tonight’s game will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM and kbbn.com with the kickoff scheduled for 7pm.
There is a big district showdown tonight in Thedford when the top ten ranked Sandhills/Thedford Knights host Mullen. The Knights have been averaging over 60 points a game and enter with a perfect 5-0 record. After dropping their first three games of the season, Mullen has rebounded with back to back wins against Brady and Medicine Valley. Tonight’s game will be pivotal in determining the D2-8 district champion.
It’s a big night of volleyball action around the area tonight as well. Broken Bow will travel to Minden tonight for a triangular with the Whippets and Ogallala. Bow is now 19-2 on the season while Ogallala enters at 17-9 and Minden is 13-12.
Other area matchups tonight include:
Anselmo-Merna triangular with Central Valley and Spalding/Spalding Academy
Ansley/Litchfield triangular with Loomis and Overton
McCook triangular with Gothenburg and Lexington
Twin Loup triangular with Burwell and Riverside
Ord at Arcadia/Loup City
Mullen at Sandhills/Thedford