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Goessel volleyball wins state championship to cap perfect season

Goessel volleyball wins state championship to cap perfect season

The Goessel volleyball team celebrates securing the final point in its 2-1 state championship victory over Centralia Saturday. This season, the Goessel volleyball team did what few are able to do?they never lost. The Bluebirds put the finishing touches on their perfect, 44-0 season by winning the Class 1A, Division I state championship over Centralia Saturday, 2-1. Centralia proved to […]

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Goessel volleyball advances to state semifinals after pool play sweep

The Goessel volleyball team swept its three pool play matches at the Class 1A, Division I state volleyball tournament Friday at Fort Hays State University. As the No. 1 seed in the tournament, Goessel (39-0) faced No. 8 Clifton-Clyde (15-16) to start the day. The Bluebirds won, 2-0 (25-10, 25-8). Goessel then defeated No. 5 Waverly (33-4) in two sets […]

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Goessel volleyball team heading to state with an unbeaten record

Goessel volleyball team heading to state with an unbeaten record<

Courtesy photo by Dale Wiens The seniors on the Goessel volleyball enjoy the championship plaque they earned Saturday at their home sub-state tournament. Pictured are (from left) Page Hiebert, Anna Wiens, Alicen Meysing, Alyssa Booton, Ashley Hiebert (manager) and Aleena Cook. The Bluebirds breezed to the title with a bye in the first round followed by a 25-3, 25-5 win […]

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Goessel teams qualify for state

Goessel teams qualify for state

Photo courtesy Brian Lightner<p>The Goessel boys? and girls? cross country teams are headed to state after qualifying at the Class 1A regional hosted by Pleasanton Saturday. Pictured, front (left to right)?are:?Kitty Illing, Edel Miller, Nate Impson, Julia Nightengale, Maddy Meier; (back row) Freddy Scheffe, Sarah Wagner, Lauren Rymill, Devon LeRoy, Leighton Wagner, Zach Wiens, Saskia Clostermeyer, Jennifer Meysing.<p> Both Goessel […]

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Unfinished business

Unfinished business

Goessel volleyball ticket to state with hopes of winning it all Dale Wiens Photo<p>Goessel?s Alyssa Booton sets up the attack during Saturday?s Class 1A-Division I sub-state tournament. Booton contributed 59 assists in victories over Peabody-Burns and Pretty Prairie to help the Bluebirds win the championship title. Goessel advances to the state tournament at Fort Hays State University. Pool play begins […]

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Goessel wins Class 1A-Division I sub-state title to advance to state; Peabody-Burns, Centre, Canton-Galva fall in semifinal round

The Goessel volleyball team cruised to a Class 1A-Division I sub-state championship on its home court Saturday. As the No. 1 seed in the tournament, Goessel had a first-round bye, then faced No. 4 Peabody-Burns, who had defeated No. 5 Langdon-Fairfield in the quarterfinals (27-25, 20-25, 25-21). Goessel defeated Peabody-Burns in the semifinals (25-3, 25-5), to face No. 2 Pretty […]

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Sub-state volleyball seedings for Centre, Goessel, Peabody-Burns released

Sub-state volleyball seedings for Centre, Goessel and Peabody-Burns have been released for Saturday’s tournaments. Centre has received the No. 4 seed in the Class 1A-Division I sub-state hosted by Wakefield Saturday. The Cougars (12-19)?will face No. 5 Rural Vista (4-25). With a win, Centre would face No. 1 Lebo (21-10), who has a first-round bye. The other half of the […]

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Goessel district accepts two grants

Goessel district accepts two grants

by Cynthia Goerzen<p>The Free Press<p>The Goessel school board accepted a $1,200 donation from Cooperative Grain & Supply and Land O?Lakes during its Oct. 12 meeting. <p>Local resident Matt Voth is on the board of CG&S. <p>John Fast, superintendent and elementary school principal, said he had invited Voth and Lyman Adams to attend the meeting. Fast said they understand that ?finances […]

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Goessel benefits from church ‘community service day’

The Free Press Goessel Public Works Director Karen Dalke expressed appreciation during the Sept. 21 city council meeting for the projects members of Alexander?wohl Mennonite Church accomplished during its service day Sept. 20. Dalke said the volunteers helped individual homeowners, worked at Sunflower Apartments, visited residents of Bethesda Home, and found other ways to help out in town. Dalke also […]

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Goessel school board hears of $73,000 solar power grant

The Goessel school board was informed during its Sept. 14 meeting that USD 411 will be the recipient of a $73,000 Westar Energy Photo?voltaic Grant that will be used to generate solar energy for the school. John Fast, superintendent and elementary school principal, said two schools were chosen from a total of 90 applicants. The school received high marks for […]

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