Carroll girls track coach Kirk Christensen calls senior Morgan Cullen a warrior. In a fast-moving Trojan Relays on Thursday, the Tigers needed her...
The Northwest boys soccer team wanted to make the most of the rarity of playing in a Central Conference tournament. With the tournament having been...
Scoring opportunities came early and often for Lincoln Pius X during Thursday’s 10-1 road victory over Grand Island Central Catholic at...
Jacob Anderson swung away from 40 yards out. Ryan Leu stuck out his head. Both movements capped off a pair of highlight-reel plays in a satisfying comeback win for the Glenwood boys soccer team Thursday evening.
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Scottsbluff golfers shoot season low to win title in Douglas, Wyo.
A season-low 308 powered the Scottsbluf boys golf team to the championship of the Douglas Invitational held Thursday at Douglas Golf Club in Douglas, Wyo.
Westside scores 14 in sixth inning to win 16th straight
Once pitcher Matt Waldron quieted Bellevue West's bats, top-seeded Omaha Westside was able to roll into the next round of the Metro Conference baseball tournament.
Bellevue West’s Chloe Akin-Otiko jumps in where she left off
When athletes transition from one season to the next, sometimes it takes a few weeks to get up to speed. That wasn’t the case for Bellevue West’s Chloe Akin-Otiko.
Ratings: Nebraska prep soccer, April 17
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Tri-Center’s star scorer trying to enjoy final weeks of soccer
Kaylee Grote has found a new way to surprise those assigned to defend her on a soccer field. It’s not the fact that she scores, which is no shocker at all.
Cross County competes at Fullerton in best-ball play
With a little bit different format in place on Wednesday, the Cross County Cougars traveled to Fullerton and Pawnee Hills Golf Course for two man best ball play.
Broncos in action at Milford
The Centennial Broncos won eight events on Tuesday at the Milford Invite and tied the host Eagles for the team title with 144 points. The Centennial girls were fourth with 68 points. Winning the girls portion was Wahoo with 157.33, second was Raymond Central with 89.33 and third went to Milford with 68.33.
Running in fast company paying off for East Mills' Travis Tupper
East Mills' Tupper pushed last year's sprint champion, and now he's on top of the charts
Nebraska prep girls Class B-C-D track leaders
Nebraska's high school girls track and field leaders from Classes B, C and D.
Q&A with Glenwood thrower Jacy Embray
Glenwood junior thrower Jacy Embray currently ranks fourth in Class 3-A in the shot put with a toss of 40 feet, 1 inches. That throw well exceeds last year’s high of 37-1. She also competes in the discus.
Holscher captures second-place finish
The Scottsbluff and Gering girls tennis teams both performed well Wednesday in the tough Lexington Invite.
High Plains fourth, Cross County fifth
The Nebraska Christian girls track team scored 95 points in the running events alone to blow past the rest of the field at the High Plains Invite on Wednesday.
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'Magic' moves help Packers to Metro boys title
Omaha South's Michael Jaime made a great individual play and scored the lone goal in the Class A No. 6 Packers' 1-0 win over second-ranked Omaha Westside in the boys final of the Metro Conference tournament.
Millard North trumps Marian for Metro Conference title
Class A No. 3 Millard North became the first team this season to crack top-ranked Omaha Marian for more than a single goal en route to a 2-1 win in the final of Metro Conference soccer tournament at Norris Middle School.
Top seed Westside looks to stretch streak
Omaha Westside, winner of 14 games in a row, is the top seed for this week’s Metro Conference baseball tournament.
Crusaders cross river, run away with title
The Lewis Central Girls Invitational is very familiar to Omaha Marian. The Crusaders have crossed the Missouri River annually early in the track season to dominate the meet in recent years.
Nebraska boys track and field leaders
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Dukes just short as host GICC wins dual
The girls of Duke tennis came up one victory short of their goal in dual action Tuesday at Grand Island Central Catholic. The score favored the Crusaders, 5-4.
Heartland plays host to track invitational
Alex Preslicka and Tyler Brown notched a win each for their teams in Tuesday's Heartland Invitational. Preslicka won the long jump for McCool Junction with a best effort of 19-11 . For Brown of the host Huskies it was first in the 100-meter dash with a clocking of 11.3 ticks of the stopwatch.
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