Holdrege Optimist Club Bringing Out the Best in Kids


Along with the various community and academic programs that the Holdrege Optimist Club sponsors, youth athletics is another focal point in our organization. Our programs encourage participants to try athletics in a educational, confidence building atmosphere.

Our coaches and volunteers help young atheletes by focusing on:

  1. Fun and Fundamentals
  2. Sportsmanship and Fairplay
  3. Positive attitude
  4. Teamwork


Athletics We Offer

  • Football (4-6th grade)
  • Volleyball (3rd-6th grade)
  • Wrestling (Pre-k – 11th grade)
  • Tri-Star contests
  • National Punt, Pass, and Kick contest
  • National Pitch, Hit, and Run contest
  • Golf

Locall winners of national contests earn the opportunity to participate at Regional, State, and National levels.