Moses and Baptista reach finals, Fairbury, Thayer Central, Beatrice with multiple medalists

Fillmore Central's Riley Moses (C285) and Friend's Edwen Baptista (D182) will both wrestle for championships at the NSAA state wrestling tournament at the CHI Health Center Omaha. Moses (42-2), the... Read More

Beatrice sends two, Fairbury sends one to semifinals in state wrestling Thursday

The first day of state wrestling for Class B is in the books. Four wrestlers in the Ol’ Red 99.5 listening area advanced to the semifinals. Here’s a full recap of how every area Class B wrestler fared Thursday: B113 Beatrice's Tanner York s... Read More

BDS starts fast, shuts down Exeter-Milligan in subdistrict final

WILBER, NE - Thursday's subdistrict final between No. 1 seed Bruning-Davenport/Shickley (20-4) and No. 2 seed Exeter-Milligan (19-5) had all the earmarks of being a close game. At least, on paper. Two top ten teams. Identical records. All-state pl... Read More

Follow Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri state wrestling tournaments live

Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri are holding high school state wrestling tournaments Thursday through Saturday. The Nebraska School Activities Association is once again hosting their annual tournament at CHI Health Center in Omaha. The Iowa High Schoo... Read More

Auburn, Syracuse to meet in sub-district final Thursday

NEBRASKA CITY - The No. 2 seed Syracuse girls basketball team (16-8) knocked off No. 3 seed Fairbury, 44-32, in the Class C1-1 sub-district semi-finals at Lourdes Central Catholic In Nebraska City on Wednesday night. The Rockets were led by senior... Read More

NSAA State Wrestling: Who to watch for from Ol' Red/KWBE Country

44 wrestlers from 15 area high schools will be competing Thursday through Saturday at the NSAA State Wrestling Championships at the CHI Health Center in Omaha. The first session begins at 9:30 a.m. Thursday with first-round matches for Classes A a... Read More

BDS rolls, Exeter-Milligan survives to set up subdistrict final showdown

BDS rolls over outmatched Nebraska Lutheran WILBER, NE - It took them a little while, but the Bruning-Davenport/Shickley Eagles (19-4) pulled away down the stretch in a 65-35 win over Nebraska Lutheran (8-14) on Wednesday evening at Wilber-Clatoni... Read More

Nebraska boys basketball sub-district tournament brackets

Class B Sub-District Brackets & Results: BBB:  B-1 | B-2 | B-3 | B-4 | B-5 | B-6 | B-7 | B-8 Class C1 Sub-District Brackets & Results: BBB:  C1-1|C1-2|C1-3|C1-4|C1-5|C1-6|C1-7|C1-8|C1-9|C1-10|C1-11|C1-12 Class C2... Read More

Johnson-Brock ends Pawnee City's season at sub-district tournament

WYMORE - Southeast Community College commit, Jayse Koehler, had a game-high 13 points and the Johnson-Brock girls basketball team advanced to the Class D1-2 Sub-District championship game with a 40-24 victory over Pawnee City Tuesday at Southern High... Read More

Fairbury head football, volleyball coaches' resignations approved by board Monday

FAIRBURY, NE - The resignation of three Fairbury teachers, including two high school coaches, was unanimously approved by the Fairbury school board on Monday night during the board's monthly meeting at the '47 building. Jeffs head football coach a... Read More

Norris upends third-ranked Crete in girls' B-4 subdistrict

SEWARD, NE - The Norris Titans (11-10) used a 16-0 scoring run late in the 3rd and early in the 4th quarter to upset No. 3 Crete, 51-40, at Seward High School in the girls' B4 subdistrict bracket on Monday night. Norris, the No. 3 seed, will now p... Read More