The Bulldogger

School spirit and success

North Platte High School students shout the

Sophia Walsh and Priscila Mondragõn

October 14, 2020

North Platte High School students and staff gathered on Wednesday for the first pep rally of the year. Originally, the fall sports pep rally was supposed to take place about a month ago, but the postponed event allowed the school to celebrate recent sports successes. COVID-19 regulations forced t...

Crossing Lines

The student section poses for a picture on Sep. 17 The theme was western.

Gracia Lantis, Online Media Editor

October 29, 2019

It's 6:55 on a Thursday night, anticipation builds among North Platte High School volleyball fans. Five senior players are about to play their last-ever home game. The student section turn-out is great. The theme is pink-out for breast cancer awareness. After warm ups are over, the announcer introduces the opposing...

The Winning Jamboree

Senior Katy Hanson signaling to her teammate to where the ball should land.

Princess Saguban, News Editor

August 29, 2017

Last night, North Platte High hosted the Nebraska hall of Fame Jamboree volleyball game game. The lady bulldogs went 3-2 with the Gothenburg Swedes. The players cut their loses close with a score of 25-27 in the first two sets. However, they ended the final three sets with the winning scores of 25...

I believe in North Platte High

Sophomore Malik Lillard (15) chases after a ball against Omaha Central on Wednesday, May 4, in the District Championship Game.

Will Stone, Sports Editor

May 6, 2016

I believe in North Platte High. I believe that things are looking up for North Platte sports. I believe it’s incredible that our volleyball ladies took two games at the state tournament. You went there and dominated round one against Southeast. Then there was some trouble against Papillion-LaVista,...

Matchup with Marian

Will Stone, Sports Editor

November 13, 2015

Bedlam, complete and utter bedlam reigned at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Sami Mauch had just driven one home, and the Lady Dawgs, in 4 sets, punched their ticket to the title game of the State tournament for the first time in 35 years. The Boneyard would be entering the Devaney Center for the first time in its existence. "We'...

Happiness from heartbreak

North Platte High School girls celebrate their advancement in the state tournament.

Will Stone, Sports Editor

November 12, 2015

One year ago, the North Platte Lady Dawgs walked out of Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln. One year ago, tears were on faces and no one wanted to admit it was over. Tonight when more or less the same team left the same building, if there were any tears, they weren't tears of pain, but ones of pure elation. Th...

Signing Day

Dawgs, left to right, Josie Cox, Jayden Kruse, Allison Kuenle, and Olivia NIcholson sign with various next-level schools on National Signing Day

Will Stone, Sports Editor

November 11, 2015

Today, four North Platte High School athletes let it be known, in black and white, that they would be playing at the next level. Olivia Nicholson, Josie Cox, Allison Kuenle, and Jayden Kruse all signed letters of intent on Fall National Signing Day. Kruse will play baseball at University ...

Aiming for State

Lady Dawgs celebrate going to State.

Will Stone, Sports Editor

November 6, 2015

Hugs were exchanged, pictures taken, and tears were on every face. For seven girls, it would be the last time they would exit “The Dawg House” as volleyball players and teammates. There is joy, though, for this is not the end of the road for the North Platte Lady Dawgs, their journey will continue...

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