Category Archives: Athletics

Calendar Changes

The Wood River Boys Golf Invitational has been moved to Thursday, April 5, due to the state-wide ACT testing for all juniors. The meet will be played in Hastings at Southern Hills Golf Course due to course conditions at Wood River. Also the Adams Central Boys Golf Invitational is Thursday, April 12, beginning at 10:00 a.m. These are both changes to the school calendar.

9th-10th Grade Track Meet Cancelled For Tomorrow

The Minden 9th-10th grade track meet scheduled for Tuesday, April 3, has been cancelled. It will not be rescheduled.

Boys Golf Meet Cancelled

The Amherst Golf Invitational scheduled for tomorrow, March 29, has been cancelled due to the weather forecast. There is no make-up date!

Lane Brown Signs With Hastings College

Congratulations to Lane Brown on signing to play football with Hastings College next fall.

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.