Outdoor Notes: Special youth upland hunts; Hunters accepting Nebraska Upland Slam challenge

LINCOLN, Neb. – Youth ages 15 and younger are encouraged to participate in special youth pheasant hunts during the Oct. 20-21 statewide youth pheasant, quail and partridge season. Rooster pheasants... Read More

DAYKIN - Before the Class D2-1 showdown between No. 2 Falls City Sacred Heart and No. 3 Johnson-Brock on Oct. 18, the Eagles (6-0) travel to Daykin to play another district foe, Meridian (5-1), on Friday. The Mustangs have 16 sacks this season and... Read More

CRETE - The Haddix Recreation and Athletic Center at Doane University will have new video boards for the upcoming basketball season. Installation for these boards began about a week ago, and should be completed by next week. Doane men's basketbal... Read More

COLUMBUS - Despite their best efforts, the NSAA was forced to end the Girls Class B Golf Championship early on Tuesday due to the weather conditions. After being able to successfully complete day one of the tournament on Monday, day two began as n... Read More

HASTINGS - With between a quarter and half an inch of rain possible in Hastings today (Tuesday) and the anticipated poor field conditions tomorrow (Wednesday), the Nebraska School Activities Association has delayed the start times significantly for t... Read More

COLUMBUS - Despite less than favorable conditions, the Class B Girls Golf Championship is underway in Columbus. The two-day tournament began at Quail Run Golf Course earlier this morning, and weather-permitting is scheduled to finish tomorrow afte... Read More

ADAMS - For the first time in school history, the Johnson County Central football team had two rushers go for over 100 yards in a single game and the defense held Class C2 No. 10 Freeman to just 78 total yards of offense, but miscues haunted the Thun... Read More

Hastings Head Football Coach Tony Harper watched his team come from behind and get a big road win against the Doane Tigers on Saturday. The Broncos scored with less than a minute to play to get the 22 to 19 win. Watch the Harper postgame interview a... Read More

The Doane Tigers had a couple opportunities to put the Hastings Broncos away but couldn't do it as Hastings scored the game-winner in final seconds of the contest. The Broncos came away with the 22 to 19 win. It was the 117th meeting between the t... Read More

SYRACUSE - The Class C1 No. 7 Syracuse volleyball team hosted Freeman (13-7) at Syracuse High School on Tuesday night. The Rockets came from behind in the first two sets to defeat the Falcons, 25-20, 25-18. They would win the third, 25-17, to fini... Read More

BEATRICE - Several area football games have moved up their kickoff times Friday due to the threat of severe weather. The Beatrice Orangemen's game vs. Crete will now begin at 3:30pm instead of 7pm Southern will host Elmwood-Murdock starting a... Read More