River Country Sports Slate - Jan. 19

Basketball Nebraska Girls Auburn at Lourdes Central Catholic Brownell-Talbot at Weeping Water Gretna at Plattsmouth Johnson County Central at HTRS Platteview at Nebraska City Boys Aub... Read More

Iowa RB Derrick Mitchell plans to transfer after graduation

IOWA CITY — Iowa running back Derrick Mitchell Jr. is leaving the program and plans to play his final season at another school. The Hawkeyes announced Wednesday that Mitchell will graduate in May and then transfer with a year of eligibility ... Read More

Prep Volleyball Website Tabs Stutheit as Finalist for Sophomore Player of the Year

Fallon Stutheit of Johnson-Brock is a finalist for sophomore player of the year honors as named by PrepVolleyball.com. The 6-foot-1 middle blocker pounded a Class D-1 state-record 539 kills — including 86 in three state tournament matches as the... Read More

Hot 3-point shooting helps Shenandoah race to 17-point first-quarter lead against Council Bluffs St. Albert

COUNCIL BLUFFS — With Council Bluffs schools closed Tuesday and Shenandoah beginning classes two hours late, there was some uncertainty about whether the Council Bluffs St. Albert and Shenandoah girls would play Tuesday evening. Shenandoah coach... Read More

NCA All-Star rosters

The Nebraska Coaches Association has released selections for its summer all-star games in volleyball and softball. Still to come are the basketball selections. Rosters won’t be decided until June to allow for late opt-outs because of injury or s... Read More

Oh, crappie: Ice anglers flock to local lakes as season opens

MINATARE, Neb. — Lake Minatare in Minatare, Nebraska, is a popular place to fish and camp during the spring and summer, with more than surface 2,000 acres of water and a popular lighthouse observatory overlooking the scenery. But for many vi... Read More

River Country Sports Scoreboard - Jan. 17

Basketball Nebraska Girls Auburn at Lourdes Central Catholic - POSTPONED TO THURSDAY Falls City 50, Bishop LeBlond-St. Joseph, MO 26 Conestoga at Palmyra - POSTPONED Falls City Sacred Heart 40, Jefferson 39 Louisville at Douglas County Wes... Read More

Keith Muller Nominated for NHSACA Athletic Director of the Year at Wilber-Clatonia

WILBER - The National High School Athletic Coaches Association has advanced Wilber-Clatonia Athletic Director, Keith Muller, to a finalist for national coach of the year in the area of Athletic Director. There are eight finalists across the countr... Read More

Auburn Girls Enter C-1 Ratings, Lady Irish Remain #1 in D-2

OMAHA - The latest  Omaha World-Herald girls basketball rating were released on Tuesday and several area teams have made the cut. The Falls City Sacred Heart Irish (13-0) remain at the top of the Class D-2 ratings, after winning the MUDECAS tour... Read More

Creighton guard Maurice Watson out for season with torn ACL

Maurice Watson is out for the rest of the season with a torn ACL, the Creighton guard announced Tuesday. "Sucks that I have to go out this way, but I have terrible news," Watson posted on social media. "My MRI discovered I suffered a torn ACL. I'm... Read More

Western Iowa prep boys basketball rankings - Jan. 17

Class 4-A/3-A, Rec., Prv. 1. Sioux City East, 10-0, 2 2. CB Abraham Lincoln, 8-1, 1 3. CB Lewis Central, 9-2, 3 4. Sgt. Bluff-Luton, 8-4, 5 5. Sioux City Heelan, 6-3, NR Class 2-A/1-A 1. Carroll Kuemper, 9-1, 1 2. AHSTW , 12-1... Read More