Valley Heights, Centralia Claim Team Titles, Hanover Runner-Up

WICHITA, KS - While Valley Heights' girls track team ran away with Class 2A, Centralia was able to edge out Hanover by 1.5 points to take home the Class 1A girls title. Madsison Luegers record brea... Read More

Creighton comes up short against Xavier, faces elimination game Saturday at Big East tournament

Their hitters had squandered chances and their pitchers had given away at-bats, but the Creighton Bluejays still found themselves right where they’ve so often been in this up-and-down season. It was a one-run game in the ninth. ... Read More

River Country Sports Slate - May 26

BSB: Plattsmouth at Springfield BSB: Clarinda at Atlantic BSB: Sidney at East Mills BSB: Essex at Fremont-Mills BSB: Council Bluffs TJ at Glenwood BSB: Red Oak at Kuemper Catholic BSB: Shenandoah at Lewis Central ... Read More

Western Iowa boys track leaders - May 26

c—converted from hand-held timing (.24 added). Note: Through state meet. Sources:, state-qualifying meet results, state results. 100 METERS Brady Wall, Sergeant Bluff-Luton, 10.64c Gage Clay, AHSTW, 10.96... Read More

Western Iowa girls track leaders - May 26

c—converted from hand-held timing (.24 added). Note: Through state meet. Sources:, state-qualifying meet results, state results. 100 METERS Darby Thomas, CB Abraham Lincoln, 11.83 Khenadi Jones, Sioux City... Read More

After early jitters defensively, Rollie Lacy leads Creighton to win in Big East tourney opener

The first ball hit in play Thursday night almost sailed over the center fielder’s head, the second was a routine grounder that nearly got bungled at first base and the third was a fly ball that popped out of the left fielder’s glove. ... Read More

Tiger Talk Year in Review: New Basketball Court Helps Put Exclamation Point on Successful Sports Year

CRETE - It only seems fitting that after this sports season, the Doane Tigers unveil something that brings more acclaim to their athletic programs. This month, the Tigers unveiled their new gray and black basketball court. This of course came a... Read More

Nebraska City's bats return in a 13-hit performance vs. Louisville/Weeping Water

WEEPING WATER, NE - Nebraska City legion baseball coach James Widoe wanted his team to learn, move on and never talk about Wednesday's loss vs. Omaha Roncalli, where the Post 8 seniors only had three hits. They had a short memory, earning their se... Read More

Glenwood ready to bring home hardware at Iowa boys state tennis meet

The Glenwood boys tennis team won’t have a chance to repeat last year’s milestone top-four team finish, but the Rams are still aiming to make some program history this weekend. A trio of Glenwood players will make repeat appearances ... Read More

Storm Chasers find offensive rhythm in victory over Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — After suffering back-to-back shutout losses, the Omaha Storm Chasers broke through Thursday night at First Tennessee Park in Nashville. Omaha (23-23) scored in four innings, including a run in the second that snapped... Read More

River Country Sports Scoreboard - May 25

BSB: Wilmar Electric/Teckmeyer at Auburn BSB: Springfield at E-M-N BSB: Nebraska City 7, Louisville/WW 6 BSB: Kuemper Catholic 12, Clarinda 2 (Final/6 Inn) BSB: Fremont-Mills 6, Sidney 5 BSB: St. Albert Catholic 7, Glen... Read More