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Another Great Article on 2018 Classic

Thanks to the Cedar County News for sharing their article about the 2018 NEN All-Star Football Classic! Follow this link to see it for yourself: https://www.hartington.net/article/five-cedar-county-athletes-play-record-breaking-all-star-football-game      

2018 NEN All-Star Football Classic Band Adds Atmosphere To The Game

Again this year fans enjoyed seeing and hearing the 2018 All-Star Band. The band directors and members are from area schools. Band members meet on Tuesday through Friday afternoon/evening preparing for the game. Their preparation culminated with a concert, this year at St. Joseph’s Nursing Home in Norfolk, as well as the game. Congratulations to directors and band members on a great half time show and your hard work all week! We appreciate you! Band directors: Jason Stech- WSC, Clint

Player Awards for 2018 NEN All-Star Football Classic

These players were named to the following awards: Most Valuable Teammate (as chosen by players before the game): White – Stone Kraft (Battle Creek) Red – Dalton Tremayne (Ponca)   White Team Awards: Offensive Player of Game – Alex Thramer (O’Neill) Defensive Player of Game – White – MJ Montgomery (Norfolk) Red Team Awards: Offensive Player of Game – Mason Lee (Wayne) Defensive Player of Game – Kellby Schaefer (Norfolk Catholic)

Cheerleaders Pep Up the Crowd

The 2018 NEN All-Star Football Classic had cheerleading squads from three area high schools this year to lead cheers and pep up the teams and crowds. The schools were Wayne High, Norfolk High and Battle Creek. A BIG thank you and Go Team! to these young ladies and their sponsors!

2018 NEN All-Star Football Classic Awards Announced at Game

The Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic honored two men who have made significant contributions to the game of football for the past 40 years. Mike Fuehrer received the Lifetime Contributor Award, and, Chuck Ross of Wisner-Pilger received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the game. Here are the honorees: Lifetime Contributor Mike Fuehrer graduated from Norfolk Senior High School in 1976 and earned an Associate of Arts Degree in Journalism from Northeast Community College in 1978. He served the Northeast Nebraska

Future Wildcats shine in record-setting all-star game By TOM BEHMER

Contact: tbehmer@norfolkdailynews.com The White team posted a 40-35 win over the Reds in the Northeast Nebraska all-star football game Saturday at Veterans Memorial Park. Catch some of the highlights in the video. Visit http://norfolkdailynews.com/sports/future-wildcats-shine-in-record-setting-all-star-game/article_5ca097da-6d7f… It wasn’t surprising that Wayne State College coach Dan McLaughlin spent a little extra time wandering the sideline following the White team’s 40-35 win over the Reds in the Northeast Nebraska all-star football game Saturday at Veterans Memorial Park. McLaughlin had just watched a pair of

2018 Player-Coach Banquet Held

The 6th annual Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic Banquet was held Friday evening, June 8 at the Norfolk Catholic Activities Center. The banquet honored the players, coaches and officials that will perform in the Classic being played at noon at Veteran’s Memorial Field in Norfolk on Saturday, June 9. The meal was catered by First Choice Catering of Norfolk. The featured speaker this year was head football coach Jeff Bellar of Norfolk Catholic. He compared football to life, encouraging the

2018 Classic to be Broadcast

Everyone is invited to attend the 2018 NEN All-Star Football Classic to be played on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Memorial Field in Norfolk. Kick-off will be at NOON, but pregame activities begin at 11:30 a.m. Pregame activities will include player and coach introductions as well as the presentation of this year’s Contributor award. Halftime activities will feature the All-Star Band and this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award. For those who cannot attend the game in person you can watch it

Players Report for 2018 Classic

The 2018 NEN All-Star Football Classic got underway on Monday morning, June 4 with gear checkout and pictures. Players and coaches met at Norfolk Catholic High School. After checkout and pictures the white team reported to Norfolk High School and the red team remained at Norfolk Catholic to begin preparing for Saturday’s game. The Classic will be played at Norfolk’s Memorial Field beginning at NOON!