Kastens Hat Trick Allows Waverly to Down Beatrice 5-1

BEATRICE - A standout Waverly athlete was just too much for the Lady Orange on Monday. Waverly defeated the Beatrice girls soccer team 5-1 at the House of Orange, with Abigail Kastens scoring three... Read More

Outdoors notes: Turkey hunters encouraged to share experiences; Finding the best waters

Nebraska’s 2016 fall turkey hunters are encouraged to share their experiences with the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission via a survey. Hunters who provided an email address at the time they purchased a permit will receive an email inv... Read More

Tiger's Heckenlively, Rocket's Wilkinson Grab 1st Place at Ashland Meet

ASHLAND - A couple of area athletes came away from the first track meet of 2017, with a gold medal. Falls City's Zayne Heckenlively and Syracuse's Luke Wilkinson both were individual event winners at the Ashland Rotary Club Invite at Ashland-Green... Read More

Freshman Meyer Leads Syracuse Girls to a 2nd Place Finish in Ashland Meet

ASHLAND - In her first track meet as a high schooler, Syracuse freshman Lauren Meyer had quite the successful day. Meyer opened up her season winning four events on the cold and windy Friday afternoon, including, the 100, 200 meter dashes, as wel... Read More

Creighton sees winning streak snapped in lopsided loss to UC Davis

Creighton was unable to prevent its four-game winning streak from getting snapped as it suffered a lopsided 12-1 defeat Sunday afternoon. The Jays fell into an early 7-0 hole and never really put much pressure on UC Davis from there. ... Read More

River Country Sports Slate - March 25

Baseball Nebraska @ Auburn: Ralston VS Auburn - PPD @ Bellevue East: Papillion-LaVista South VS Bellevue East @ Columbus: Lincoln East VS Columbus @ Columbus: Lincoln East VS Columbus @ Concordia/Brownell Talbot/Omaha Christian Academy: Benni... Read More

All-Western Iowa Girls Team: Captains Maegan Holt, Konnor Sudmann, Julia Fleecs find multiple ways to help teams win

It’s no secret coaches want productive players. But what they really crave are efficiently productive players — those who can impact a game whether their touches are limited or plentiful. The three honorary captains of The W... Read More

All-Western Iowa Boys Team: Atlantic’s Garrett Franken, Kuemper’s Matt Dentlinger rack up stats, wins, scholarships

You can chart great players in the usual categories: points, rebounds, assists. It’s much more difficult, however, to pinpoint the opportunities the truly special ones create for teammates with the attention they attract from opposing ... Read More

River Country Sports Scoreboard - March 24

Baseball Nebraska Platteview at Nebraska City - PPD Crete at Plattsmouth - PPD Bellevue West 2, Columbus 1 Bellevue West 3, Columbus 0 Blair 9, Omaha Gross Catholic 1 Elkhorn 7, Omaha Gross Catholic 0 Elkhorn South 9, Norris 5 Lincoln N... Read More

Rain makes playing surface unsafe, postpones Nebraska City baseball vs. Platteview

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Rain suspended the Nebraska City baseball game against Platteview in the top second Friday afternoon at Clemmy Holmes Field. Both teams sent six batters to the plate before heavier rain began falling shortly before 5:00, making... Read More

Sterling Boys Win Pioneer Meet, Freshman Ty Hahn of Johnson-Brock Performs Well

CRETE - The Sterling boy track team bested their conference rivals in their first opportunity in 2017. The Jets won the Pioneer Conference indoor meet at Doane University on Thursday. Sterling's Seth Harms won the two-mile run and finished in s... Read More