Wyoming Prepares for Tough All-Star Football Game Against Nebraska [VIDEO]
The 11th edition of the Battle for the Border 6-man All-Star football game between Wyoming and Nebraska is on Friday, June 3, in Chadron, NE.
The game starts at 7 p.m. from Elliott Field at Don Beebe Stadium on the campus of Chadron State College. The game features graduated seniors from both states.
The Team Wyoming roster and coaching staff remain the same from the original announcement on Feb. 8, 2022. Wyoming’s head coach is Jack Cobb from Class 1A 6-man state champion Little Snake River. He will be assisted by Sam Weeldreyer of LSR, Zack Scott from H.E.M., and Meeteetse’s Zeb Hagen.
WyoPreps’ David Settle talked with Cobb to preview the 2022 edition of this 6-man all-star football game. Cobb discussed his excitement for this year’s event, the challenge of bringing together 18 players in only a few days, how tough Nebraska will be on Friday night, how he wants the players to enjoy this experience, and more.
The 18-player roster features four from Meeteetse: Dace Bennett, Jonathon Blessing, Kalvin Erickson, and Mickle Ogden; three players from Little Snake River: Wyatt Adams, Jerick Martinez, and Zander Risner; and three more from Encampment: Michael Anderson, Caysen Barkhurst, and Koye Gilbert. Also on the roster are Brac Walker from Burlington, Max Claar of Dubois, Cree Jones and Trevor Jones of Farson-Eden, Guernsey-Sunrise’s Rawland Isabell, Bryce Ackerman and Tyler Kromarek of Hulett, and Midwest’s Jacob Hutchings.
After gathering together on Tuesday in Casper. The team heads to Chadron, NE, on Wednesday to continue to prepare for the game on Friday night.
Nebraska has won the last two games in the series, including last year’s 48-14 blowout. Each state has won five games apiece in the overall series.
KBPY radio in Chadron, NE, is providing live coverage of this year’s game. Jeremy Anderson and Minatare, NE head coach JJ Ozuna will call the game. To listen to the live game coverage, click the button below. There is no live video coverage of this year’s game.