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MCC men celebrate holiday weekend offensive fireworks
There almost weren't enough lights -- or electricity -- in the scoreboard for the McCook Community College men's basketball team over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The Indians cranked up the offensive machinery for a pair of lop-sided, crowd-pleasing victories in the annual MCC Thanksgiving Classic. McCook routed the Presentation (S.D.) College junior varsity, 132-59, in action Friday, Nov. 29. MCC then ran past the York College JV, 133-75, in the tournament finale Saturday, Nov. 30...
Bison will build on playoff loss to Skutt
Perhaps last Friday night's tough loss to Omaha Skutt Catholic will be an omen for better things to come for the McCook High School football program. The Bison were eliminated from the 2013 Nebraska Class B State Football Playoffs with a 24-7 semifinal loss at Skutt Catholic. McCook finished the season with a 10-2 record -- including a 10-game win streak after opening the 2013 campaign with a 22-7 loss to Aurora at Weiland Field Aug. 30...
Bison stopped by Skutt in playoff semifinals
OMAHA, Neb. -- Give credit where credit's due. There weren't any excuses, just a simple explanation -- Omaha Skutt Catholic outplayed McCook Friday, Nov. 15, in the semifinals of the Nebraska State Class B High School Football Playoffs. The Bison struggled moving the ball consistently against the host SkyHawks in the semifinal battle, as Skutt Catholic's defense keyed a 24-7 victory at Moylan Stadium in west Omaha...
A standout college football career coming to a close
CRETE, Neb. -- The McCook High School football program mantra stays with former Bison players long after their prep gridiron careers are over. One of the top offensive linemen who competed during McCook's magical run the last decade is just two games away from completing a stellar collegiate football career. Joe Vetrovsky has carried his love and admiration for the Bison program through two college stops, including a very successful three-year stint at Doane College in Crete...