Beatrice to Host Area B1 Senior Legion Baseball Tournament

Beatrice will host one of seven Class-B Nebraska American Legion Area Baseball Tournaments at Christenson Field. Beatrice Exmark American Legion Seniors Coach, Chris Belding, talks about the advant... Read More

Monday's local scoreboard, July 16

Baseball Nebraska Junior Legion State Tournaments Class B Class C Iowa Ankeny 5 , Des Moines East 4 Cedar Rapids, Washington 5 , Cedar Rapids Jefferson 3 Davenport, West 1 , Dubuque, Senior 0 Epworth, Western Dubuque 5 , Linn-Mar, Mari... Read More

Storm Chasers manage just one hit in shutout loss to Memphis

After nine games against PCL-leading Memphis, the Omaha Storm Chasers might be relieved they won’t have to face the Redbirds — and their ace Daniel Poncedeleon — again this season. Poncedeleon handcuffed the Chasers for a one-hitte... Read More

Senior Legion Baseball Postseason Begins Friday

NEBRASKA CITY - Defending Class B runner-up Nebraska City will be the second-seed in this weekend's Area B2 Legion Baseball Tournament in Ashland. The Post 8 Seniors play #7 Lincoln Christian at 5 p.m. on Friday in the double-elimination bracket. ... Read More

St. Albert overcomes adversity to reach substate baseball final over Essex/South Page

COUNCIL BLUFFS — For a team accustomed to making comebacks, Essex/South Page turned the tables on Council Bluffs St. Albert in the district final. After taking a 4-3 lead in the top of the third, the Trojans put the pressure on the top... Read More

Storm Chasers catcher Cam Gallagher stuck in Triple-A despite having major league talent

This weekend’s series at Werner Park features two of the best young catchers in baseball. Carson Kelly and Cam Gallagher would likely already be on active major league rosters if they were playing in different organizations. As it s... Read More

Sunday's local scoreboard, July 15

Baseball Nebraska Crete Tournament Fairbury 11, Falls City 10 Falls City 8, Pleasant Dale 6 Yutan District "Tune-Up" Tournament Auburn 16, Yutan 6 Junior Legion State Tournaments Class B Alliance 13, McCook 3 Ashla... Read More

Storm Chasers reliever Richard Lovelady continues ascent through Royals farm system

The youngest player on Omaha’s roster continues to learn on the job. Left-handed reliever Richard Lovelady has been dominant at every level in his rapid ascent through Kansas City’s farm system. But the Georgia native is the first ... Read More

Saturday's local scoreboard, July 14

Baseball Nebraska Yutan District "Tune-Up" Tournament North Bend 5, Auburn 4 (9 Innings) Auburn 3, Parkview 0 Junior Legion State Tournaments Class B Class C Iowa (Postseason) CLASS 1A: Akron-Westfield 3 , Central Lyon, Rock R... Read More

Nebraska vs. Iowa: Special Olympics football teams experience rivalry but also form friendships

The football match-up sounds familiar: Nebraska vs. Iowa. A pair of Special Olympics flag football teams got a chance to experience that border-state rivalry last week as they vied for a national championship. Nebraska and Iowa teams faced off ... Read More

Council Bluffs St. Albert baseball team rolls to join Essex in district final

COUNCIL BLUFFS — Essex took advantage of a pair of hit batsmen, an error by the Bedford infield and a wild pitch to rally for a 14-12 win in a Class 1-A district semifinal Thursday night. The Trojans will face top-seeded Council Bluffs... Read More