Sara Huss, a three-sport star at Fairbury, commits to play volleyball and run track at Concordia

FAIRBURY - Sara Huss has made a noticeable impact in every sport she's played at Fairbury. After high school, she'll continue as a multi-sport athlete. Huss announced on Tuesday that she is verb... Read More

Sterling girls' track finishes runner-up at state Saturday - a full look at area results

OMAHA - The Sterling girls' track team took home the state runner-up trophy at the end of the 2019 NSAA State Track and Field Championships on Saturday. The Jets finished with 39 points in Class D, while Giltner won the team title with 54. Seni... Read More

Crete, Sterling, Pawnee City, Norris highlight area performances on long day of state track Friday

OMAHA - It was a long first day at the 2019 NSAA State Track and Field Championships on Friday at Omaha Burke Stadium. Between numerous technical difficulties and timing issues, the first day was about 12 hours front to back. Despite that, a nu... Read More

Johnson County Central places second at district golf in Eagle, several others qualify for state

EAGLE - District golf is in the books, and more area athletes have punched their ticket to state. In Class C at the Woodland Hills Golf Course in Eagle, Johnson County Central finished as district runners-up Tuesday to qualify for state as a team... Read More

Beatrice, Norris, Exeter-Milligan golf teams qualify for state meet, several other athletes place individually

District golf is underway this week, and a number of area athletes have punched their tickets to the state meet. Starting with Beatrice, the Orangemen finished as district runners-up at the Beatrice Country Club Monday, and have qualified for stat... Read More

Fairbury school board approves creation of NSAA-sanctioned baseball team

FAIRBURY - The Fairbury school board approved the creation of an NSAA-sanctioned baseball team for the 2019-2020 school year. The board approved the motion on a 4-1 vote at a Monday meeting at the '47 Building. Fairbury will compete at the Clas... Read More

Dozens of area athletes qualify for state track meet

The NSAA published its full list of state track and field qualifiers this weekend. In all, 167 athletes from 21 area schools qualified for the meet. That's boys and girls included. Norris had the most qualifiers of any area school with 19. Wilb... Read More

Wilber-Clatonia boys win district championship at Tri County Thursday

De WITT - The Wilber-Clatonia boys' track team came home district champions after their Class C-1 meet at Tri County High School Thursday. The Wolverines dominated, claiming 131 overall points. Freeman was second (88), Tri County fourth (75) and S... Read More

Thayer Central boys track claims district title at Sandy Creek Thursday

FAIRFIELD - The Thayer Central boys' track and field team took home the district championship in the Class C-7 meet at Sandy Creek Jr./Sr. High School on Thursday. The Titans were in firm control by days' end, racking up 100 total points, well ahe... Read More

Fairbury has strong showing at district track in Beatrice Thursday

BEATRICE - The Fairbury girls' track team placed third overall in the District B-3 track and field meet at Beatrice High School Thursday. The Jeffs scored 58 points in all, while Crete was right behind in fourth with 57. Junior Sara Huss will r... Read More

Beatrice girls finish runner-up at district track Thursday

BEATRICE - The Beatrice girls' track team finished as runner-up, while the Norris boys took home the championship in the District B-3 track and field meet at the House of Orange Thursday. On a cool, cloudy and windy day, The Lady O finished with 7... Read More