(Information for story gathered from the Grand Island Independent)
The 41st annual 8 Man All Star football game was played Saturday evening at Lloyd Wilson Field at Hastings College. The West team defeated the East 39-17. West quarterback Jack Rush of South Loup was the West team Offensive MVP. Rush set a new all star game record going 10 of 16 passing for 274 yards and tied an all star game record with 3 touchdown passes one of which was a 25 yard TD pass to Alex Horky of Twin Loup. Rush also carried the ball 10 times for 52 rushing yards.