Team: North Bend Central
Colors: Orange and Black
Head Coach: Amy Sterup (14th season)
2018 record: 14-15
Returning Starters: 8
North Bend Central Volleyball returns eight starters from last year’s 14-15 team.
Back for 14th year Head Coach Amy Sterup are seniors Lauren Emanuel (6’1, MH), Megan Ortmeier (5’8, OH), Jessa Hellbusch (5’4, S), Jenna Byrd (6’2 RS), and Maddie Renner (5’3, DS).
Juniors Cierra Kluthe (5’10, OH) and Ally Pojar (5’10, MH) as well as Sophomore Sydney Emanuel (5’6, DS) return for NBC as well.
North Bend Central opens up the season on September 3rd against Shelby-Rising City and Madison at the Shelby-Rising City Triangular.
NBC has Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family, the North Bend Invite, Stanton, Wisner-Pilger, Oakland-Craig, and West Point-Beemer all within a two-week stretch in mid-to-late September.
Sterup says the team has high hopes for the season. “We are looking forward to a season where we can grow as a team. We have all of our returning starters back. Looking forward to starting out stronger than last year and staying strong. We have experience on the court this year which will make us a stronger more confident team going into this year.”
2019 North Bend Central Tigers Volleyball Schedule:
09/03/19 Madison Triangular (host: Shelby/Rising City)
09/03/19 Shelby/Rising City Triangular (host: Shelby/Rising City)
09/05-09/07 (To Be Determined) Northeast Nebraska Volleyball Classic (2/3-Day Tournament) Wisner-Pilger/Pender
09/12/19 Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family
09/14-09/14 (To Be Determined) North Bend Invite (4-Team 1-Day Tournament) North Bend
09/16/19 Logan View/Scribner-Snyder (LVSS) Triangular (host: North Bend Central)
09/16/19 Stanton Triangular (host: North Bend Central)
09/24/19 @ Oakland-Craig
09/26/19 West Point-Beemer
09/28-09/28 (To Be Determined) David City Invitational (1-Day Tournament, >4 Teams) David City
10/01/19 @ Twin River
10/15/19 @ BRLD
10/17-10/19 (To Be Determined) East Husker Conf. VB Tour. (2/3-Day Tournament) Pender High School
10/22/19 @ Howells-Dodge
10/24/19 Columbus Lakeview