Williams finishes as one of five starters in double figures as Nebraska City eliminates Plattsmouth

LINCOLN, NE - All five starters finished in double-figures and the Nebraska City boys basketball team defeated Plattsmouth, 72-60, in the first round of the B1 District Tournament Saturday. Sam Wil... Read More

River Country Sports Scoreboard - Feb. 24

Basketball Nebraska Girls District Final Scores Elkhorn South 57, Elkhorn 45 Gretna 56, Platteview 41 Heartland 41, Fullerton 38 Kearney Catholic 68, St. Paul 37 Louisville 69, Omaha Concordia 47 Meridian 42, Lourdes Central Catholic 3... Read More

District Final between Sacred Heart, Humphrey St. Francis Rescheduled for Saturday

LINCOLN - Due to blizzard conditions up north, the Sacred Heart district final matchup will be moved back a day. Sacred Heart (23-1) will now take on Humphrey St. Francis (14-11) at 4 p.m. on Saturday at Southeast Community College-Lincoln. The ga... Read More

Sacred Heart Boys Falls to Parkview Christian in Subdistrict Finals

WILBER - The Irish put up a good game, but ultimately they fell to the highest rated team in D2 on Thursday. Sacred Heart fell to #1 Parkview Christian 59-48 at Wilber Clatonia High School. The loss puts a state tournament berth in doubt for the ... Read More

Knights Play Meridian in First District Final in 17 Years

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - The Lourdes Central Catholic girls basketball team is one-win away from making their second appearance in school history at the Nebraska state tournament. The Knights are playing in a district final game for the first time sinc... Read More

Lourdes Survives Johnson-Brock's Comeback, Wins by 10

ADAMS - The Lourdes Knights had to survive a strong third quarter from Johnson-Brock in order to win their subdistrict. Lourdes beat Johnson-Brock 58-48 in a packed gym at Freeman High School on Thursday night. The Knights were leading 29-20 at... Read More

Maher's Buzzer-Beater Sends Louisville to District Final

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Louisville senior guard Mason Maher finished Thursday's C1-1 final with seven points. His final three points would keep the Lions' season alive. Louisville earned a trip to the district final with a 40-37 win over Syracuse a... Read More

Sophomore Christian Stanislav comes up big for Glenwood, as Rams claim fourth straight Class 3-A district title

GLENWOOD, Iowa — At 6-foot-4 and slender, Christian Stanislav wouldn’t seem particularly well suited for the physical side of basketball. But Thursday night, the Glenwood sophomore rolled up his sleeves and made some of the physical ... Read More

River Country Sports Scoreboard - Feb. 23

Basketball Nebraska Girls Class B-1 Tournament - Semi-finals (at North Star High School) Platteview 43, Nebraska City 29 Gretna 66, Waverly 52 Boys Class C1-1 Sub-District Tournament - Championship (at Lourdes Central Catholic) L... Read More

Felony arrest warrant issued for Creighton's Maurice Watson

Authorities have issued a felony warrant charging Maurice Watson Jr., a Creighton University basketball player, with first-degree sexual assault. Omaha police have been investigating an alleged sexual assault that took place in Omaha ear... Read More

Sacred Heart Looking to Clinch the #1 Seed as they Face Humphrey St. Francis

FALLS CITY - The Sacred Heart Lady Irish will likely make it state regardless of what happens on Saturday afternoon, as they currently sit #1 in NSAA wild card points. Still, Head Coach Luke Santo wants to get a victory and ensure a high seed at t... Read More