Category Archives: Athletics

Track Meet Cancelled

Due to the weather forecast for tomorrow (Friday, March 24) the Star Relays have been CANCELLED.

All-Conference Basketball Selections

Congratulations to the following boys and girls basketball players for their Lou-Platte Conference recognition honors:  Devin Stroh, 2nd Team All Conference; Franny Lopez, Honorable Mention; Collin Niemack, Honorable Mention; Ellie Snell, 2nd Team All Conference; and Miranda Smith, Honorable Mention.

Star Relays Location

The varsity track meet hosted by Kearney Catholic on Friday, March 24, will be held at Horizon Middle School, the former Kearney High School track.

Calendar Change

The varsity track meet scheduled at Kearney Catholic will be held on Friday, March 24th–not Thursday.  This is a change to what appears on the school calendar.

LPC All-Conference Wrestling Team

Congratulations to the following wrestlers for being named to the Lou-Platte All-Conference Wrestling Team:  Collin Smyth–1st Team; Tyric Beattie, Daniel Escandon, Wyatt Kee, Javier Murillo, Jose Murillo–2nd Team; Lane Brown and Jacob Tracy–Honorable Mention.

Friday Basketball Livestream Link

Tonight is the last regular season game for the boys basketball team. For those unable to attend the game, you may watch it on the new YouTube livestream link:  buffstvlive. The varsity game begins at approximately 7:30 pm. Go Buffs!

State Wrestling Schedule and Brackets

Good luck to the state wrestling qualifiers this weekend. Gibbon fans may click on the following link to find the tournament schedule, links to each weight class bracket, and other links:  State Wrestling Headquarters.

Boys Sub-District Basketball

The boys basketball sub-district pairings have been released. Gibbon will play Kearney Catholic on Tuesday, February 21, at 6:00 pm @ Hastings High School in the C1-10 Sub-District Tournament. You may click on the following link for the complete tournament bracket: Boys Sub-District Tournament.

Tunnel Walk For State Wrestlers

There will be a tunnel walk for the state wrestling qualifiers and coaches on Thursday, February 16, prior to their departure to Omaha. The wrestlers will meet in the commons area at 8:45 a.m. and go down the elementary wing first and then proceed to the high school side. The public is welcome.

State Bound Wrestlers

Congratulations to the wrestling team for their 4th place finish at the C-2 District Tournament. Special congratulations to the 7 state qualifiers that will represent Gibbon at the state tournament in Omaha this weekend: Tyric Beatte-113#, Daniel Escandon-120#, Chase Smith-126#, Javier Murillo-170#, Wyatt Kee-195#, Collin Smyth-220#, and Jose Murillo-285#. Good Luck and Go Buffs!

Girls Sub-District Basketball

The girls basketball team will play Adams Central on Monday, February 13, at 7 :00 pm @ Hastings High School in the C1-10 Sub-District tournament. Click on the following link for the Sub-District tournament bracket: Girls Sub-District Tournament.

Student-Parent Soccer Meeting

There will be a soccer meeting in the commons Wednesday, February 8, at 7:00 pm.  for boys and girls in grades 9-12 and their parents  interested in soccer.

LPC Basketball Tournament Livestreamed

The Lou-Platte Conference boys and girls basketball semi-finals and finals will be livestreamed Thursday-Saturday, February 2-4. You may access the livestream link by clicking here–LPC Conference Tournament. Games begin at 6:00 pm on Thursday-Friday and 2:00 pm on Saturday.

Lou-Platte Conference Basketball Tournament

The Lou-Platte Conference Basketball Tournament will be held this week beginning Monday, January 30. Gibbon Public Schools will host the boys and girls semi-finals and finals Thursday-Saturday. Click the following links for an updated bracket: LPC Boys TournamentLPC Girls Tournament.

Students are reminded that Gibbon athletic passes will NOT be allowed for admission to any conference tournament games including the games Gibbon hosts on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  Students must pay admission.

Freshmen Boys Game Rescheduled

The boys freshmen basketball game against Minden, that had been previously postponed, has been rescheduled for Monday, February 13, at 6:00 pm. The game will be played in Gibbon.

Schedule Change–Tonight’s 9th Grade Basketball

The 9th grade boys’ basketball game will begin at 7:15 pm tonight, January 23rd. There will be NO girls game. This is a change from the calendar.

Lou-Platte Conference Wrestling

Congratulations to the wrestling team as they finished in 3rd place at the Lou-Platte Conference tournament held on Saturday at Ravenna. Congratulations also to individual champion–Collin Smyth, and runners-up, Tyric, Danny, Wyatt, Javiar, and Jose. Great job, Buffs!

Calendar Change

The wrestling dual scheduled for Tuesday, January 24, has been moved to Thursday, January 26 to create a triangular with Doniphan-Trumbull & Minden starting at 6:30 pm.  Gibbon is hosting the triangular. PARENTS NIGHT will be held with the wrestlers and their parents being introduced at the start of the third dual.

Calendar Change

The junior high boys basketball game scheduled for February 1 at Shelton has been changed to Thursday, February 2, due to a conflict at Shelton.  The game will still be played in Shelton beginning at 2:30 pm.

LouPlatte Conference Wrestling Broadcast

Listen to the LouPlatte Conference Wrestling Finals on Saturday, January 21, at approximately 2:00 pm on Classic Hits 98.9 FM/ or online at