Cross country underway

September 7, 2017

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The Hendricks Cross Country Team has two meets under their belts. Sophomore Ethan Hansen is pictured running his first 5K of the season.

Grizzlies victorious in Aberdeen

September 7, 2017

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The Hendricks Volleyball Team is all smiles after defeating the Aberdeen Christian Knights 3-0 (25-18, 25-6, 25-8) moving their record to 2-1 on the season. The Grizzlies quickly dismantled the Knights in the historic Aberdeen Civic Center.

Cross country begins

August 24, 2017

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The Hendricks Grizzlies Cross Country Team started practice this past week and have been busy running the streets in preparation for their upcoming meet this Saturday. The Grizzlies are coached by Jessica Johnson.

Volleyball gears up

August 24, 2017

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The Hendricks Grizzlies Volleyball Team began practice on Aug. 14. Pictured above are Sophie Johnson and Kaylee Johnson working on their blocking technique.

Wildcats fall short at national championships

August 9, 2017

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The Wildcats played in the national championship game in Kansas City, Missouri on Saturday, Aug. 5.

Submitted by
Michael Tiedeman

The Buffalo Ridge Wild­cats fell short in the na­tional championship in Kansas City, Missouri on Saturday to the Texas Takeover by a score of 37-50. The weather wasn’t perfect for football as there were three lightning stoppages and the game was played through a lot of rain. The rain did not stop the 40 to 50 Wildcat fans who made the six-hour trip to show their support for their team.
The Texas Takeover came into the game with a 30-game win streak and three straight league titles. The Wildcats were the first team to score 37 points against the Take­over in those three sea­sons…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Grizzlies 12U softball team

August 3, 2017

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The Hendricks Grizzlies 12U softball team—from left to right in front are Brynlee Hanson, Ayla Texley, Sadie Johnson and Jadyn Mack; in back are Elianna Hansen, Rachel Hexem, Claire Dagel, Sydney Pierce and Kiera Larson. Not pictured are Liberty Wendinger and Elle Olson.

Grizzlies 10U softball team

August 3, 2017

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The Hendricks Grizzlies 10U softball team— from left to right in front are Carlie Fuller, Ayla Texley and Isabella McCandless; in back are Coach Sheri Johnson, Sadie Johnson, Jadyn Mack, Kiera Larson, Brynlee Hanson, Lita Fryer and Coach Meghan Carmody.

Wildcats finish season as undefeated SPFL champions

July 27, 2017

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The undefeated Buffalo Ridge Wildcats are the new Southern Plains Football League Champions.

The Buffalo Ridge Wildcats are the SPFL’s 2017 champions! They defeated the Midwest Rampage from Carlisle, Iowa by a score of 55- 42 Saturday, July 22 in St. Peter. The Wildcats will now travel to Kansas City, Missouri to play the Texas Takeover from Dal­las/Fort Worth, Texas as they were the champions of their league. This game will be played at North Kansas City High School field. The game will start at 1 p.m. and it is free ad­mission.
The Texas Takeover have a 30-game win streak going for them coming into this game.

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Wildcats advance undefeated to the SPFL championship

July 20, 2017

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Quarterback David Oates hangs onto the ball as a player from the Med City Freeze tries to take him down.

The Buffalo Ridge Wild­cats advanced to the SPFL championship with a 50-26 victory over the Med City Freeze in Lake Benton Sat­urday. This is the second time in as many years that the Wildcats will be play­ing in the championship after being undefeated in the regular season and playoffs. The Wildcats are hoping for a different outcome this year, as they lost in the championship last year by six points. The Wildcats were in a close game with five sec­onds to go before halftime and the Wildcats scored to make the score 23-14…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Wildcats advance to round two of playoffs with 54-20 victory

July 20, 2017

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Although the first quarter ended with only nine Wildcat points on the board, the team will advance to the SPFL Championship undefeated, with a final score of 50-26.

Submitted by Mike Tiedeman

The Buffalo Ridge Wild­cats advanced to the next round of playoffs with a 54-20 victory over the North Iowa Bucks Satur­day in Lake Benton. The Wildcats are undefeated, 9-0, and the number one seed in the West Division. The Wildcats are the only undefeated team left in the league, so they will play one more home playoff game before the champi­onship which is played in St. Peter.
The Wildcats also had six players named to the Stars and Stripes all-star game…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.