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Winter State send-off

The Pacer Dance Team preformed their state Pom routine at NPHS' winter sports' state send-off. They have taken many hours out of their morning and weekends to learn and practice both of their routines.
A pep rally was held at NPHS to recognize all of the winter sports and athletes headed to State.
February 20, 2020

NPHS Home Swim Meet

The girls from NPHS and McCook get ready to do the first race of the night.
February 3, 2020

The local Rec Center was packed on Thursday for the yearly NPHS home meet against McCook. North Platte's pool is not regulation size, but the swimmers and divers do the best they can with what they have....

Winter sports trading cards

Check out a few student athletes as their apart of a winter sport.
January 31, 2020

State Showouts

State Showouts
February 25, 2019

NP swims away with first

Senior Zane Leibhart will leave his permanent mark after breaking the school record in the 100-yard breaststroke at the McCook Swim and Dive Invitational on Dec. 8.
Leibhart drowns school record
December 15, 2017

Senior swimmer Zane Leibhart broke the NPHS 100 yard breaststroke record at only the second swim meet for North Platte High School, with an exceptional time of 1:04.23 at the McCook Invitational on Dec....

From homeschool to the public pool

Montana Heffernan swims butterfly to prepare for the upcoming swim season.
September 15, 2017

Juniors Luke Entz and Montana Heffernan are competitive swimmers who decided to take on the struggles of public school, so they could join the North Platte High School swim team. Both boys have a dream...

Dive into the action

Senior Quentone Larson. practicing his dives for an upcoming competition.
December 2, 2016

Swim and dive season has just begun. Divers are elegantly gliding through the air and swimmers tearing up the water. A new season brings its challenges as usual, but this year a bigger change will take...

Shaving time, diving for success

The state qualifying swimmers and divers walk through the tunnel of students on the way to state
March 4, 2016

After over three months of preparation, the time had come. On February 25-27, North Platte High School swim and dive state qualifiers splashed into Lincoln to compete against the top in the state. Diving...

Whip kick king

Sophomore Jamon Davis swims the breastroke at the Dawg's home meet on January 28.
February 8, 2016

“Coach Jahnke, singing along to ‘Stitches’ while we were waiting around at a meet, definitely. He will probably hate me for saying that,” sophomore Jamon Davis said about his favorite memory of...

Hungry 2 overcome

January 8, 2016

H2O is the motto for this year’s North Platte swim and dive team; they are Hungry 2 Overcome. “We swim in a pool that is not legal; we aren’t allowed to do dive starts in our pool. So the swimmers...

Waves of Experience

December 4, 2015

The North Platte Swim team is hitting the pool for the 2015-2016 season. The team brings back a lot of major contributors. “We have a lot of depth coming back for girls and boys. The girls’ returning...

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