Diane Stamm | Johnson Publications

Colton Barrett faced eventual state champion Christian Miller of Plainview in the first round of the NSAA wrestling championships.

Wrestlers reflect on this season, look forward to the next

The Wauneta-Palisade wrestling team had some ups and downs during the 2016-2017 season, but a strong group of junior wrestlers give coach Danny Schluckebier confidence in the future.

Diane Stamm | Johnson Publications

Seniors Greg Gaston, left, and Brody Nordhausen led the Wauneta-Palisade to a 53-51 win over Wilcox-Hildreth Tuesday night in the D2-4 District Finals at Bartley. The win gives WP a berth in the state tournament March 9-11 in Lincoln. It will be the Broncos first trip to state since the 2012-2013 season.


Book your rooms

Diane Stamm | Johnson Publications

The Broncos press gave Elwood fits in Wauneta-Palisade’s subdistrict opening game. Pictured applying pressure are Duncan Rector (32), Cash Yearous (middle) and Caid Doetker (back).

Broncos forge ahead in subdistricts; take district title

The Wauneta-Palisade boys’ basketball team blew threw the competition last week to advance to Tuesday’s district final against Wilcox-Hildreth (15-10) in Bartley.

Diane Stamm | Johnson Publications

With dad Ryan McCrumb shouting instructions in the background, Ryleigh McCumb works for a take down in her first match of the Imperial Youth Wrestling Tournament Friday event.


Don’t let go!

Ryleigh was one of 18 young Broncos taking part in the event.


Wauneta Breeze

308-394-5389 (Phone)

308-394-5931 (Fax)

324 N. Tecumseh

PO Box 337

Wauneta NE 69045