Diller-Odell setter Addison Heidemann commits to Iowa State volleyball as preferred walk-on

ODELL, NE - Sophomore Addison Heidemann was a do-it-all setter for the Diller-Odell Griffins (26-8) in 2018. She knocked down 113 kills to go with 68 ace serves (team best), 48 total blocks (team b... Read More

Majerus, Cooney pick up weekly honors following Dakota Wesleyan performance

Senior safety Seth Majerus and junior place kicker Bryce Cooney each earned weekly honors from the Great Plains Athletic Conference for their performances in a 30-3 win over Dakota Wesleyan on Saturday. Majerus, who just played the final road game... Read More

Wolverines fall behind early, fall short in second half rally

OAKLAND, NE - Wilber-Clatonia had one of its worst halves of the season, followed by one of its more impressive rallies of the season on Friday night. The No. 5 Wolverines (9-2) fell behind 20-0 at halftime, scored 21 third quarter points, but ult... Read More

Exeter-Milligan/Friend, Bapista salt game away against Fullerton

FRIEND, NE - The Fullerton Warriors (7-3) were not shaken by the idea of playing unbeaten Exeter-Milligan/Friend on the road. Fullerton's defense pitched an early three-and-out, and the Warriors scored first to take an early 8-0 lead with 6:14 lef... Read More

Exeter-Milligan, BDS earn sweeps Monday, sets up Tuesday showdown

UTICA, NE - Darcy White and Kari Jo Alfs, the head coaches for Exeter-Milligan and Bruning-Davenport/Shickley respectively, said it a number of times over the last couple of months. Their teams could meet up to four times this fall before the seas... Read More

Sonderup motivated by being a team player, not by individual stats

CRETE, NE - Senior running back Garrett Sonderup has been an impact player for Doane since he step foot on campus more than three years ago. In his first career game for the Tigers, the Genoa, NE native ran for 109 yards and a touchdown in a seas... Read More

Wilber-Clatonia fends off North Bend Central in Class C2 thriller

WILBER, NE - Wilber-Clatonia has been here before. Eleven straight years in fact. The No. 5 Wolverines (9-1), who have qualified for the state football playoffs every year since 2008, showed that experience on Friday, coming back from a halftime d... Read More

Doane forces five turnovers, Kalina has career day as Tigers snap losing skid

CRETE - Doane needed some positives. They had next to none in a 69-7 loss at No. 1 Morningside the week prior, and had an overall frustrating three weeks with three straight losses. But on Saturday, the Tigers defense forced a season-high five ... Read More

High school football playoff brackets released

The NSAA released all of their high school football playoff brackets on Saturday morning. Area teams that qualified: Class B: No. 11 Norris (5-4) at No. 6 Seward (7-2), Friday Oct. 26 Class B bracket here. Class C1:  No. 13 Milford a... Read More

Lady Orange smack three home runs to end Crete's season at state softball

HASTINGS - Twice before in the 2018 season, Crete had done just enough to get by Beatrice. On Sept. 17, Crete erased a five-run deficit in the bottom of the 7th to win 11-10, and the Cardinals also edged the Lady Orange 6-5 at districts in David C... Read More

Hastings hits two homers, three doubles to upset Crete in first round of state

HASTINGS, NE - Last season, one of the biggest surprises in the Nebraska state softball tournament was No. 7 seed Crete knocking off No. 2 seed Hastings 5-2 on opening day. This time around, it was No. 5 Hastings (27-12) who pulled the upset, hitt... Read More