Upcoming Sporting Events in McCook
Rifle, pistol shoot Sunday
McCOOK, Neb. -- The Southwest Nebraska Rifle & Pistol Club plans a shoot 1 p.m. Sunday at the range north of the McCook airport, $2 target fee. Contests include bowling pins, .22 auto and revolver, 9 mm auto, 38 special revolver, bigbore auto and revolver...
Playing in the water
Sydney Harchelroad of Wauneta, Nebraska, bumps a ball over the net during the 31st annual "River Rat Volleyball" tournament Sunday during Holbrook, Nebraska's celebration of all things summer. Winning first place in the tournament was the Cambridge, Nebraska, team called "Show Us Your Tips," made up of Taylor Quigley, Chad and Katie Flaig and Matt and Madison Chitwood. ...
Local golfers end run for PGA championship with tie at 39th
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Two golfers with close ties to Heritage Hills in McCook, Chris Wiemers and Shane Zywiec, did not qualify for this year's PGA Championship at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin, but they gave a good account of themselves and Nebraska golf by finishing in a tie for 39th place at the 2015 PGA Professional National Championship at the Philadelphia Cricket Club...
Two Heritage Hills golfers in running for cut at PGA National Championship
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Two golfers with close ties to McCook and Heritage Hills Golf Course are making strong showings in the PGA National Professional Championship golf tournament at Philadelphia's Cricket Club. As reported Tuesday in the Gazette, Shane Zywiec, a two-time winner of the John Mullen Pro-Am Tournament at Heritage Hills, tied for the first round lead in the PGA National after carding a four-under par 68 in Sunday's play...
Betsy Hardin of McCook performs the National Anthem for the McCook Midget Baseball Association All-Star game Monday evening at Felling Field. For many players, this would be their final game at the historic neighborhood ballfield.
Fun in the sun and water
Dale Arensdorf of Indianola, Nebraska, defends against a spike during the 31st annual Holbrook Days "River Rat Volleyball" tournament on the Republican River Sunday afternoon south of Holbrook, Nebraska. Under a hot summer sun and in water "shin-deep on a short girl," 10 volleyball nets spanned the river banks east and west of the bridge. ...
McCook golfer among leaders in PGA national championship
PHILADELPHIA, Penn. -- Former Heritage Hills Golf Course assistant pro Shane Zywiec shot 73 Monday during the second round of the PGA Professional National Championship in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The score earns Zywiec a spot in a five-way tie for ninth place...
All-Star game at Felling Field
McCOOK, Neb. --The 2015 McCook Midget Baseball Association All-Star game will begin at 6 p.m. tonight at Felling Field. The selection process for the National and American league rosters is determined by the players' teammates and head coaches, according to league officials...
Rays best top seed to win MMBA tourney
McCOOK, Neb. -- The McCook Midget Baseball Association wrapped ups its Majors Division Tournament this weekend. The U-Save Pharmacy and Medical Supply Rays won back-to-back games over the top-seed Janssen-Kool Rockies to stake their claim on the tournament championship...