Nebraska City's Jordan Williams strikes out 13, silences Beatrice in 4-0 win Monday

NEBRASKA CITY - Once the top half of the 7th inning rolled around, there was little question. Nebraska City baseball coach Kyle Furgeson was going to send his starting pitcher, junior Jordan Willia... Read More

Fremont grad Jessica Shepard selected by the Minnesota Lynx in the WNBA draft

NEW YORK — From a state champ in high school at Lincoln Southeast to a national champ at Notre Dame, Nebraska native Jessica Shepard is now a WNBA draft pick. Shepard, who finished her high school career at Fremont, was selected in the... Read More

Syracuse hosts annual track and field meet Wednesday

SYRACUSE - The Syracuse Invitational took place Wednesday, with eight total teams competing at Syracuse High School. The meet was moved up from Thursday due to the weather forecast. Norris won the team title for the boys' division with 172 tota... Read More

Tri County boys' basketball, golf coach Cory Jensen stepping down, taking new job at Hanover

DE WITT - Tri County boys' golf and basketball coach Cory Jensen, who's been in his post for the past seven years, announced on Twitter Wednesday afternoon that he'll be leaving Tri County Schools at the end of the school year for a new job at Hanove... Read More

Beatrice, Crete and Norris all winners on baseball diamond Tuesday

In the Eastern Midland Conference tournament semifinals Tuesday, the Norris Titans (6-3) topped the Gretna Dragons, 8-3 at Hickman Park. Tyler Monroe led Norris at the plate, going 2-for-2 with a run scored, a double, a walk and three RBIs. Bry... Read More

Fairbury, Beatrice, Crete compete in York golf invitational Tuesday

YORK - Fairbury, Beatrice and Crete were three out of 18 total JV and varsity teams that competed at the York Golf Invitational Tuesday at the York Country Club. The Beatrice boys placed 10th with a team score of 346. Andrew Paquette medaled, plac... Read More

Wilber-Clatonia and Southern track compete at Milford Invite Tuesday

MILFORD -  The Wilber-Clatonia boys' and girls' track teams, along with the Southern Raiders and six other schools, competed at the Milford Invitational Tuesday. The Wilber-Clatonia boys finished second in the team standings with 117 points. Mind... Read More

Thayer Central boys, girls dominate Del Wicks Invitational at Deshler

DESHLER - The Thayer Central boys' and girls' track teams both took home their respective team titles Tuesday in the Del Wicks Track and Field Invitational at Deshler High School. The Titan boys won with 200 points - Superior was second with 122. ... Read More

Doane announces 2019 football schedule, will host Thursday game for the first time in 71 years

CRETE - The Doane Football team released its 2019 football schedule on Monday afternoon. The Tigers will open their schedule at home on Thursday, Aug. 29 against Ottawa University (Arizona) under the lights. Kickoff in the season opener is set... Read More

Fillmore Central/Exeter-Milligan softball standout Josie Kresak signs Iowa Western

EXETER - Fillmore Central/Exeter-Milligan softball standout Josie Kresak signed her letter of intent to play college softball at Iowa Western Community College Thursday. "It's really exciting," she said after the signing ceremony in the Exeter-Mi... Read More

Class A will grow after NSAA votes to change three-grade enrollment cutoff

LINCOLN — Class A will grow in size in all sports beginning next school year. The NSAA board voted 8-0 Thursday to approve its classification committee proposals to include any school in Class A that has a grades 9-10-11 enrollment of ... Read More