Doane Women's Soccer Ready for Improvement in Second Year Under Kennedy-Croft

CRETE - Last year, the Doane Women's Soccer team finished their year at 3-11-2, but were only one win away from the postseason. Head Coach Jennifer Kennedy-Croft is ready to move up in the standings t... Read More

Crete, Fairbury Off to Undefeated Starts on Softball Diamond

CRETE - The Crete Cardinals and Fairbury Jeffs are off to hot starts this softball season. With a triangular victory over Norris and Centennial on Tuesday, the Cardinals are now 5-0 on the season. They have outscored their opponents 54-6 in those ... Read More

Beatrice Softball Team Splits Double-Header At Hastings On Monday

HASTINGS - The Beatrice softball team split a double header in Hastings on Monday. In the first game, Ashton Sandman blasted a pair of homeruns and drove in seven runs and Carly Leners hit a homerun and finished with three RBI to lead the Lady Ora... Read More

Beatrice Girls Golf Invite

BEATRICE -The Lady Orange golf team shot a team total-429 and place 3rd in the B-Division of the Beatrice Invite Tuesday at the Beatrice Club.  The Lady Orange finished eight strokes behind 2nd place Omaha Skutt and 15 shots in front of Norris who p... Read More

Class B prep football capsules

Alliance (5-4) Coach: Chris Seebohm, third year Returning starters (2 offense-2 defense) Seniors: Nathan Lauder, L, 6-0, 260; Owen Shelmadine, DB, 5-9, 160. Junior: Baily Hood, OL-LB, 6-1, 195. Coach’s outlook: “We... Read More

Nebraska Preseason Prep Football Rankings - Aug. 20

TOP 10, 2016, Prv. 1. Omaha Burke, 8-3, 8 2. Bellevue West, 13-0, 1 3. Omaha North, 12-1, 2 4. Millard West, 8-3, 7 5. Millard North, 9-2, 6 6. Omaha Creighton Prep, 9-3, 4 7. Elkhorn South, 13-0, 3 8. Lincoln High, 5-5, NR ... Read More

Outdoor Notes: Dove Hunting Reminders, Science Event at Indian Cave

Dove hunting season begins soon and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has some reminders for hunters, as well as recommendations for areas to hunt. Doves may be hunted statewide from Sept. 1 to Oct. 30, with daily bag and possession... Read More

Lot of New Faces as Wilber-Clatonia Begins Title Defense

WILBER - Last season was a major triumph for Wilber-Clatonia High School as they won their first state championship in school history. It was in big part thanks to a talented and large senior class. "It was great. You know, when you win the state ... Read More

Freeman Returns Several Starters in 2017, in What Could be Huge Year

ADAMS - In their 2016 campaign, Freeman suffered four losses on the year to teams with winning records, but gained some valuable experience. "Well, we had a lot of guys play. We got bit by the injury bug, which isn't an excuse, but what it did it ... Read More

Closing Out Games is the Goal for Pawnee City this Season

PAWNEE CITY - In the second year under Head Coach Scott Brumbaugh, Pawnee City has a pretty straightforward goal. "Just have to be able to finish out games. We weren't good at that last year, so we have to do that this year," said Senior Andrew Da... Read More

Fairbury Native Justin Hoffman Joins Bobcat Football Coaching Staff

PERU - A Fairbury native, Justin Hoffman, has joined the Peru State football coaching staff this fall. Hoffman, a 2007 Fairbury High School graduate, will serve as an assistant coach for the Bobcats with responsibilities for the wide receivers and... Read More