Outdoor notes: Commission to consider recommendation for mountain lion season

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider a staff recommendation to approve a proposed 2020 mountain lion season when it meets June 21 in Alma. The meeting will begin at ... Read More

Zach Green has two homers to help Sacramento rally from four-run deficit to defeat Storm Chasers

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Zach Green's second home run of the night propelled Sacramento to a 5-4 win over the Omaha Storm Chasers on Wednesday night. Sacramento trailed 4-0 before Green hit a solo homer in the seventh. Francisco Pena had a... Read More

Nebraska City offensive lineman Wyatt Roberts competing at national combine

NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City junior football player Wyatt Roberts had the qualities Blue-Grey All-American Combine officials wanted: strength, speed, determination and the will to improve. The 6'3" offensive/defensive lineman was invited to the A... Read More

CWS, NCAA to donate 'tens of thousands of dollars' to flood relief

CWS officials announced Wednesday a joint pledge with the NCAA to fund the rehabilitation of local baseball and softball diamonds affected by flooding. "We don't know the exact amount, but among ourselves here we expect to give tens of thousan... Read More

Wednesday's local scoreboard, June 12

Baseball Nebraska Auburn 7, Springfield 4: Ryne Flynn went 2-3 with an RBI and three runs scored. EMN 11, Ashland 8: Jakob Boucher finished with two RBI's and three runs scored. Noah Willey drove-in three runs. Falls City 14, Lincoln Orthopedi... Read More

New Trailblazer Conference to Initially Have Six Members

BEATRICE – That new affiliation of six southeast Nebraska Public Schools will go by the name of the Trailblazer Conference. Beatrice, Nebraska City, Plattsmouth, Ralston, Springfield Platteview, and Wahoo are banding together for competition and... Read More

Legion baseball roundup: Thunderstorms suspend play in Plattsmouth

PLATTSMOUTH - The Plattsmouth American Legion Baseball team will have a 3-1 advantage over Auburn with no outs and a man on third when play resumes on a future date. Thunderstorms Tuesday night suspended play at Plattsmouth High School. Plattsmout... Read More

When and where you can watch College World Series teams practice before games begin

Want to get a glimpse of the College World Series teams before games begin Saturday? They'll be practicing at various locations throughout the Metro area on Thursday. Then on Friday each team will have 50 minutes of allotted practice tim... Read More

Flood affecting baseball numbers at Plattsmouth

PLATTSMOUTH - Jehu Montes isn't playing baseball this summer. Instead, he's helping his family recover and continue to battle flooding in Plattsmouth. The Montes family lost everything when floodwaters from the Missouri and Platte River inundated ... Read More

College World Series field is set with iconic coaches, underdogs and the regulars

The last two College World Series spots went to a couple of SEC teams that cruised through their winner-take-all games in blowout fashion Monday afternoon. Auburn scored 13 runs in the first inning against North Carolina — the second... Read More

Omaha Storm Chasers appear to be on the rise as they defeat El Paso 5-3

El Paso has been the best team in the Pacific Coast League so far this season. Omaha, considering the way it played against the Chihuahuas, appears to be one on the rise. The Storm Chasers used a four-run sixth inning to get past El P... Read More