The Sidney Sun-Telegraph - Serving proudly since 1873 as the beautiful Nebraska Panhandle's first newspaper

By Don Ogle 

No panic, yet


Don Ogle / Sun-Telegraph Editor

Sidney's Coby Haas (21) hangs on to James Mowry of McCook as Raiders Jon Smith (9) and Grant Hausman (15) close in for backup. The Raiders took a tough loss to the Bison, but hop to even their record this weekend when Hastings comes to town.

For the second straight week, Sidney faced one of the state's best Class B teams on the football field and came away short on the score board. But Raider Coach Chris Koozer isn't pushing the panic button yet, even after a 42-0 loss to McCook Friday at home.

"We've had two of the top four teams in the state from last year," Koozer said. "We've just got to keep at it and we'll be alright."

Going into the season, Koozer knew Sidney's linemen would be one of the keys to a successful season. And his linemen are getting valuable, but hard-earned experience.

Sidney showed flashes of its potential...

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