On a beautiful evening in Orchard the West Holt Huskies come home with their first win of the season. The final score was 34-22 as the Huskies start of district play with a win. I told our team after the game that our effort was as good as I have seen in awhile, especially with as many young kids as we played. If had a couple of kids go out with Injury so some Sophomores had to step up and play and they did . . .
In mid-September West Holt Public Schools was informed that the federal lunch program would be extending the “free meals to all students” option which was available for the end of last school year. Known as the summer food service program, this program will be offered to all students at West Holt Public Schools and will begin on October 1 st , 2020. This program will run until the end of December, 2020. . . .
ALBION – NE, West Holt headed to Albion over the weekend to compete in the Boone Central Invitational. The tournament included many teams that West Holt has not faced this season. There were thirteen teams: Battle Creek, Boone Central, Cedar Catholic, Clarkson-Leigh, Columbus Lakeview, Columbus Scotus, O’Neill, Pierce, Stanton, Shelby-Rising City, Wayne, and West Holt. Boone Central won team honors again over . . .
The Husky Cross Country teams made the short trip East last week to compete in the O’Neill Invite. It was a great day to run, as once again the weather was favorable and the competition level was high. We told the runners that this would be the biggest challenge of the season to date as there were more teams, thus more runners competing, and some bigger schools represented. . . .
The West Holt Lady Husky Varsity Volleyball team traveled to Greeley on Saturday, September 19th to play in the Central Valley Invite. The tournament was seeded prior to Saturday’s matches so that #1 (Central Valley) was pitted vs #4 (West Holt) based on NSAA power points. #2 (Kenesaw) played #3 (Giltner). The winners of game one (#1 vs #4) and game two (#2 vs #3) played for the championship, while the . . .
West Holt Homecoming 2020 Decorate your yard and/or business window to show your Husky Pride! $25 in Atkinson Bucks for the winner – to be judged on Thursday, September 24. Winner announced at the football game. If you decorate and would like to have your home or business decorations judged, please send a picture or send your address . . .
2020 West Holt Homecoming Court Front: Sophomore attendant EmiLee Walnofer, Junior attendant Jaden Mathis, Queen candidates Jordyn Laible, Sierra Schartz, Kevona Brown, Cassie Neibauer, and Haley Peek, Freshman attendant Abigail Thiele Back: Sophomore attendant Isaac Pistulka, Junior attendant Lucas Olson, King candidates Jaxson Cadwallader, Tyler Larby, Rumen Rentschler, Javin Klabenes, and Aaron . . .
The West Holt Junior High Volleyball team has 28 girls participating this year. The B team started off the year with a scrimmage on September 8. The scrimmage allowed the girls to compete that day as Ainsworth did not have enough girls to fill two teams. The A team played Ainsworth. The Huskies won in three exciting sets with scores of: 25- 13, 12-25, and 25-19. . . .