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A season to remember

Sundance eighth grade volleyball team, back row: Molly O’Conner, Signe Simpson; middle: Jaslyn Seeley, Teila McInerney; front: Rachel Kuhl, Haley Marchant, Katie Rathbun, and Maddy Stoddard. Not pictured:  Coach Andrea Humphrey. (Tina Simpson photo)

The Sundance eighth grade volleyball team finished the season by capturing first place in the NE District Volleyball Tournament on Friday, October 12. They ended their season with a perfect 22-0 record and had no matches go to 3 games.…

Patriots keep marching forward

A long road trip to Pine Bluffs last Friday had little effect on the momentum being carried by the Upton-Sundance Patriots this season. Routing the home-team Hornets by a 40-8 margin, the U-S Patriots proved they have began to gel…

Lady Bulldogs take down Moorcroft

The Sundance varsity volleyball team split last week’s games, winning away against Moorcroft and taking a loss at Wright.   Sundance at Wright Oct. 6 Sundance – 21, Wright – 25 Sundance – 20, Wright – 25 Sundance – 9,…

Patriots claim Homecoming victory

(Jeff Moberg photos) Skyler Wagaman takes a handoff during Friday’s win over Hill City.

It took until the final seconds but the Upton-Sundance Patriots came away with a win and moved to a 3-1 overall (2-0 conference) record during the squad’s homecoming game against the Hill City Rangers here on Friday. Hill City opened…

(Jeff Moberg photo)

Trent Bush and Kara Mouat were selected as this year’s SHS Homecoming King and Queen during Monday evening’s annual coronation ceremony. Joining the pair in the royal court were Mandee Stutzman, Mallory Cross, Kory Butts and Logan Fossen. Homecoming events…

Golf teams take third at State

Sundance-Hulett girls at State, standing l-r: Morgan Russell, Leah Moberg, Kacie O’Connor, Mariah Oster; kneeling: Michelle Johnson. (Jeff Moberg photos)

The boys’ and girls’ teams both claimed third place at the State Tourney this last weekend in Lovell with Kacie O’Connor coming in second, Logan Fossen taking sixth and Jarrett Bush coming in ninth. Boys at State                        Day 1         Day…

Girls face rough week

Chrystal Cooper returns the ball during the match with Wright here last Tuesday. (Leah Moberg photo)

Sundance had a rough week for volleyball as the Lady Bulldogs lost home games Tuesday and Saturday against Wright and Tongue River and also lost at Hulett on Thursday. This gives the girls a conference record of 1-2. Wright at…

Eighth graders undefeated

Sundance 8th grade volleyball players, back row: Molly O’Conner and Rachel Kuhl; middle: Teila McInerney and Jaslyn Seeley; front: Katie Rathbun, Haley Marchant, Maddie Stoddard and Signe Simpson.  (courtesy photo)

By Andrea Humphrey The Sundance 8th grade volleyball team kept their bid for an undefeated season intact this weekend by winning the Gillette A Volleyball Tournament. The Lady Bulldogs went into the tournament with a 13-0 record. The first team…

Patriots hammer Wolves

(Leah Moberg photo) Caleb Bush rushes during Friday night’s game in Upton.

The Upton – Sundance football squad extended their win streak to two games with a dominating homecoming performance in Upton on Friday against the Normative Services Wolves. Following a big run by Skyler Wagaman, Jett Materi opened up the scoring…

Volleyball off to good start

Having graduated four starters from last year’s team, it has been a building process early in the season, but through excellent senior leadership from Mandee Stutzman, SaraAnn Ramos, Kara Mouat, Mallory Cross and Jeri Morris, the team is coming together…