04.04.2017 - [NCKS]

CONCORDIA, Kansas — This Saturday and Sunday, Cloud County Community College will once again host some of the best senior high school volleyball and basketball student-athletes in the state of Kansas as the annual North Central Kansas All-Star Weekend returns to Arley Bryant Gymnasium.

Action gets underway at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 8th with the volleyball game. The basketball games will be played on Sunday, April 9th starting with the girls' contest at 2 p.m. The boys' game will follow at approximately 3:45 p.m. on Sunday.

Ticket prices will be $5 for adults and $3 for kindergarten through 12th graders.

Action photos of all three games will be available for viewing and for purchase on Cloud County's athletic website: Forms will be available to order a video copy of this weekend's action, as well.  (For rosters and more info, click the read more link.)

Athletes playing on the 2017 All-Star Volleyball teams include:

Coaches: Pam Buessing (Axtell HS) and Marcia Junker (Republic County HS)

Players: Brenna Eilert, St. John's Tipton HS; Elizabeth Walter, St. John's Tipton; Taryn Post, Beloit HS; Josie Wilson, Beloit HS; Karissa Winkel, Beloit HS; Jordan Eshbaugh, Concordia HS; Madison Scott, Republic County HS; Brianna Maclean, Republic County HS; Anna Buessing, Axtell HS; Maggie Bott, Linn HS; Cammie Miller, Washington HS; Maddy Kueckelman, Axtell HS; Shay Duer, Onaga HS; Bayleigh Petty, Salina Central; Maddie Nowlin, Salina Central;

Athletes playing on the 2017 Girls' All-Star Basketball teams include:

Coaches: Chris Beikmann (Hanover HS) and Darren Grauerholz (Thunder Ridge HS)

Players: Riley Doebele, Hanover HS; Ashton Jueneman, Hanover HS; Cassidy Haufler, Centralia HS; Dakota McQueen, Wetmore HS; Madison Scott, Republic County HS; Kendsey Johnson, Republic County HS; Casey Benyshek, Republic County HS; Taryn Post, Beloit HS; Josie Wilson, Beloit HS; Brenna Eilert, Beloit-St. John's HS; Elizabeth Walter, Beloit-St.John's HS; Rayna Schmidt, Southern Cloud HS; Rileigh Gardner, Pike Valley HS; Mikaela Meyers, Cunningham HS; Scout Frame, Kinsley HS; Emma Cain, Salina Central HS; Allie Wright-Frederick, Clay Center HS; Kylee Thaxton, Southeast of Saline HS; Jordan Eshbaugh, Concordia HS.

Athletes playing on the 2017 Boys' All-Star Basketball teams include:

Coaches: Pat Martin (Sacred Heart HS) and Scott Brown (Marysville HS)

Players: Davis Dubbert, Beloit-St. John's HS; Brayden Neuschafer, Salina Central HS; Sean Nordberg, Wamego HS; Ryan Wagner, Silver Lake HS; Dillon Blain, Wamego HS; Quinn Riordan, Sacred Heart HS; Mason Eilert, Beloit-St. John's HS; Cullen Grabast, Osborne HS; Devin Johnson, Salina Central; Brendon Mason, Beloit HS; Trey Kuhlman, Republic County HS; Kaden Davis, Ellsworth HS; Jackson Montgomery, Southeast of Saline HS; Matthew James, Concordia HS; Ian Nordell, Concordia HS; Ryan Wilson, Abilene HS; Bryson Patch, Holton HS; Matt Barnes, Clifton-Clyde HS; Adam Lindhorst, Marysville HS.


Northwest Kansas All-Star Games-Colby Community College will host the NW Kansas All-Star Games on Sunday at the Colby Community Building.  The women's game starts at 4:00 and the men's game will be at 6 p.m.  Two players from Beloit will play in the men's game, as Hunter Budke will be on the Light Team and Caydren Cox will play for the Dark Team.