Category Archives: Athletics

Track Meet Cancelled

The track meet scheduled for tomorrow (March 20) at Sutton has been cancelled.

Community Chili Cook-off

The Community Chili Cook-off will be held on Friday, January 26, during the Gibbon versus Fillmore Central basketball games.

Schedule Change–Basketball Games vs. Elwood

The boys and girls junior varsity basketball teams will only play 2 quarters at Elwood on Tuesday, December 19. The girls jv game will start at 3:30 and the boys jv at 4:15, with the varsity games following. With this schedule change the girls varsity will start at approximately  5:00 – 5:15 pm and the boys varsity at approximately 6:45 pm.

Saturday Basketball “Catch The Action”

Listen to the Gibbon versus Wood River basketball games on Classic Hits 98.9 KKPR.COM or listen online at Platte River Preps on Saturday, December 16. Tipoff is scheduled for 2:30 girls varsity and approximately 4:00 for boys varsity.

Light Show and “Black Out Night”-January 12

Friday, January 12, has been designated as a “Black Out Night” at the home basketball game versus Doniphan-Trumbull. The GHS Shimmers will be doing a light show during halftime of the boys varsity game and would like everyone to dress in black.

Silver Lake Game Time

On Tuesday, December 12, the girls varsity basketball game will start at approximately 5:45 pm. The girls junior varsity will play only 2 quarters and the boys junior varsity will play only 3 quarters.

Tonight’s Games With Arcadia/Loup City Will Be Live Streamed!

Tonight the Gibbon Buffaloes host the Arcadia/Loup City Rebels! If you are unable to be here in person, please join us on our Live Stream!  Varsity games will be live streamed starting with the Girls’ game at 6:15 PM.  Click on the LIVE STREAM button to the right, or go to

Good luck tonight, Athletes!  Go Big Blue! #ghsbuffs

Wrestling Team Parent Meeting

There is a wrestling team parent meeting scheduled for Thursday, November 16, at 6:30 pm in Coach Andersen’s classroom. All parents of current high school wrestlers are encouraged to attend.

LPC All-Conference Volleyball Selections

Congratulations to Parker Kenton and Miranda Smith for being selected to the Lou-Platte All Conference Volleyball Team and to Sydni Kroll for being named Honorable Mention.

LPC All-Conference Cross Country Teams

Congratulations to the cross country runners who were named to the 2017 Lou-Platte All Conference Cross Country Teams: Jade Bentley, girls 1st team; Alissa Bailey, girls 2nd team; Nathan Holcomb, boys 1st team; and Izaiah Gomez, boys 1st team.

Volleyball Subdistricts Announced

The subdistrict brackets have been released by the NSAA. Gibbon will compete in the C1-10 Subdistrict held at Kearney High School on Monday, October 31. Gibbon will play Kearney Catholic at 5:30 pm with the winner advancing on to play either Minden or Wood River at 7:00 pm. Click here to view the full bracket: Subdistrict Volleyball Bracket. Good luck Lady Buffs!

Girls Golf All Conference Awards

Congratulations to Bailee Labs for being awarded First Team All Conference in golf this fall and to Faith Yockey for being awarded Honorable Mention.

October 26 Volleyball Schedule Change

The volleyball triangular scheduled at Nebraska Christian in Central City on Thursday, October 26, will now be a VARSITY DUAL with Nebraska Christian only starting at 7 pm.

Volleyball Tournament Time Change

The Loup City varsity volleyball tournament will begin at 10:00 a.m. this Saturday, October 21. This is a change to the calendar.

Cross Country Teams State Bound

Congratulations to the boys and girls cross country teams for qualifying for the state meet, which will be held at Kearney Country Club on Friday, October 20. The boys team won the District Championship at Arapahoe on Thursday and the girls team finished third. The Class D girls will run at 2:00 pm and the Class D boys race will begin at 3:00 pm. Congratulations and good luck at state! Go Buffs!

Bailee Labs Earns Medal at State Golf

Congratulations to Bailee Labs for a great showing at the Class C Girls State Golf Tournament held in North Platte on Monday and Tuesday. Bailee earned an 11th place medal. We are proud of you, Bailee! You represented your school and community with class.

Listen Live–LPC Volleyball

The Lou-Platte Conference Volleyball Tournament semi-finals will be broadcast on Classic Hits 98.9 FM/ or listen online Platte River Preps on Tuesday, October 10, at 6:00 pm and 7:30 pm.

Gibbon Hosting Semi-finals/Finals LPC Volleyball Tournament

The Gibbon volleyball team will play St. Paul in St. Paul on Monday, October 9th at 7 pm in the Lou-Platte Conference Volleyball Tournament.  The winner will advance to the semifinal round to be played in Gibbon on Tuesday.

Gibbon High School will host the semifinals, consolation, and the finals of the tournament next Tuesday, October 10th and Thursday, October 12th.  Only conference passes can be accepted for admission.  Students will need to pay admission to enter the tournament games. Click on this link for a complete LPC Tournament Bracket.

Calendar Change

The JV football game scheduled on Monday, October 16, has been moved to Centura. This will be a 3-team jamboree-style game (Gibbon, Centura, Doniphan-Trumbull) and begin at 6:00 pm.

Rescheduled Jr. High Football Game

The junior high football game that was postponed on September 25 due to rain has been rescheduled for Monday, October 16. That game versus Doniphan-Trumbull will begin at 4:30 pm and will be played in Gibbon.