The Swedes lost to Ord last Friday 10-7. We finished the regular season with a 7-2 record. Brennan Seitsinger had an 8-yard touchdown run to put the Swedes on the board in the second half. The Swedes had a 305 to 126 advantage in total yards over Ord. Maguire Bartlett had a total of 93 yards of offense. Gothenburg will be the #8 seed in the C1 Playoffs and will host West Point-Beemer in a 1st round game at Gothenburg on Friday, October 26th.
The volleyball team had a good performance in Cozad at the Southwest Conference tournament. In the first match against Valentine, we won in three sets (20-25, 25-21, 25-19). In the semifinal, we lost to Ogallala in two sets (10-25, 14-25). The last game of the tournament was for 3rd place against Broken Bow. The Swedes came up short (19-25, 19-25) which resulted in a 4th place finish in the conference tournament. The volleyball team will conclude their regular season next Thursday in a dual with Cozad.