Moses and Baptista reach finals, Fairbury, Thayer Central, Beatrice with multiple medalists

Fillmore Central's Riley Moses (C285) and Friend's Edwen Baptista (D182) will both wrestle for championships at the NSAA state wrestling tournament at the CHI Health Center Omaha. Moses (42-2), the... Read More

NSAA State Wrestling: Who to watch for from Ol' Red/KWBE Country

44 wrestlers from 15 area high schools will be competing Thursday through Saturday at the NSAA State Wrestling Championships at the CHI Health Center in Omaha. The first session begins at 9:30 a.m. Thursday with first-round matches for Classes A a... Read More

BDS rolls, Exeter-Milligan survives to set up subdistrict final showdown

BDS rolls over outmatched Nebraska Lutheran WILBER, NE - It took them a little while, but the Bruning-Davenport/Shickley Eagles (19-4) pulled away down the stretch in a 65-35 win over Nebraska Lutheran (8-14) on Wednesday evening at Wilber-Clatoni... Read More

Fairbury head football, volleyball coaches' resignations approved by board Monday

FAIRBURY, NE - The resignation of three Fairbury teachers, including two high school coaches, was unanimously approved by the Fairbury school board on Monday night during the board's monthly meeting at the '47 building. Jeffs head football coach a... Read More

Norris upends third-ranked Crete in girls' B-4 subdistrict

SEWARD, NE - The Norris Titans (11-10) used a 16-0 scoring run late in the 3rd and early in the 4th quarter to upset No. 3 Crete, 51-40, at Seward High School in the girls' B4 subdistrict bracket on Monday night. Norris, the No. 3 seed, will now p... Read More

Weekend Rewind: State wrestling qualifiers, girls' subdistricts previews

District wrestling tournaments took place across the state Friday and Saturday. Here's a list of the area athletes who punched their ticket to the state tournament in Omaha: Beatrice (Class B) Dakota Adams, a first-year wrestler with a record o... Read More

Bailey Green ready to continue softball career, stay close to home at Nebraska Wesleyan

BEATRICE, NE - Beatrice Orange softball is familiar with success. The Lady O (30-8) made it back to state in 2018 for the 19th time in their history. This past October was Beatrice's first time back in Hastings since 2015. During the 2015 seaso... Read More

Crete girls, Platteview boys come away with big wins Thursday

Maly, Cardinals put Platteview away early to win tenth straight SPRINGFIELD, NE - In its final true road game of the season, the Crete girls' basketball team (17-4) extended its winning streak to 10 games after knocking off Platteview, 57-43 on Th... Read More

Creighton commit Morgan Maly, coach John Larsen taking Cardinals to the top in Class B

CRETE, NE - The Crete girls' basketball team was something of a wildcard when the season began. The Cardinals (16-4), in July, said goodbye to five-year head coach Isaiah Dell, who took the same job at Lincoln Southeast. That got Crete thinking... Read More

Crete's A.J. Page signs to play football for Briar Cliff on Wednesday

_informq.push(); CRETE, NE - Crete Cardinals middle linebacker A.J. Page put pen to paper Wednesday, signing his national letter of intent to play football for Briar Cliff. Wednesday's signing marked the end of a roughly two-month long recrui... Read More

Tyler Adams excited to further his education, football career at nearby Nebraska Wesleyan

_informq.push(); ADAMS, NE - Freeman's Tyler Adams has been a staple on the Falcons' football and basketball teams for the last several years. On Dec. 11, his decision was made. He verbally announced his commitment to play football for Nebra... Read More