TRACK AND FIELD
East Mills' Tupper pushed last year's sprint champion, and now he's on top of the charts
TRACK
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...
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...
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.
Western Iowa prep sports roundup
Iowa Prep Zone
Published at
8 pm, April 16
Metro Conference baseball tweaks tourney schedule
Mike Patterson
Published at
10 am, April 15
Metro soccer finals postponed to Tuesday
Nebraska Prep Zone
Published at
6 pm, April 14
Millard West Invite
Mike Patterson
Published at
8 am, April 12
Benson, Holdrege allowed to remain in A, B
Stu Pospisil
Published at
10 am, April 10
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SOCCER
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.
BASEBALL
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.
TRACK AND FIELD
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.
TRACK AND FIELD
Nebraska boys track and field leaders
Send updates to Stu Pospisil at stu.pospisil@owh.com
TENNIS
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.
TRACK AND FIELD
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.
TRACK AND FIELD
Nebraska boys Class B-C-D track leaders
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TRACK AND FIELD
Heartland girls 3rd, E-M 6th, McCool 7th at invite
Heartland and Exeter-Milligan had one winner each on the girls' side of Tuesday's Heartland Invitational track meet. Maitlyn Thomsen of E-M won the long jump soaring 16-1 and for Heartland's Eve Vanderneck it was a winning toss of 33-5 in the shot put.
GOLF
Bayard golfers finish on top in Mitchell
A cold, stiff wind didn’t keep the Bayard High School boys golf team from shooting a season-low to win the championship of the Mitchell Invitational on Tuesday at Scenic Knolls Golf Course.
TRACK
H/LHF, Osmond win at Neligh-Oakdale meet
The Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family girls and Osmond boys kept the hosts away from the team titles, both outdistancing themselves from Neligh-Oakdale at the Warriors’ track and field invite here on a windy and cool Tuesday.
TRACK
Duke girls outdistance field in triangular
The Central City Bison and Fillmore Central Panthers paid a visit to York on Tuesday for triangular track and field action at York High School.
SOCCER
York drubs Knights 8-0 in soccer
With the Central Conference Soccer Tournament less than 48 hours away, the Dukes hosted the Nebraska Lutheran Knights in their final tune up.
SOCCER
Dukes wear down Nebraska Lutheran girls
The Nebraska Lutheran Knights could not match the Duke girls in number of players on the bench, and it caught up with them Tuesday night.
GOLF
Titans edge Panthers on golf tie-breaker
Usually the fifth player on a golf team does not have his score come into play. That changed for the Fillmore Central Panthers and the Thayer Central Titans on Tuesday, when they completed play all tied with 355 strokes each.
SOCCER
Scottsbluff girls shut out by Cheyenne Central
Coming off a sixth-place finish in last weekend’s Greater Nebraska Athletic Conference Tournament, the Scottsbluff girls soccer team was hoping to carry over some of that momentum into another tough test against Cheyenne Central on Tuesday at the Landers Memorial Soccer Complex.
SOCCER
Panthers split with LSE
Prior to Norfolk's game against Lincoln Southeast at Veterans Memorial Field on Tuesday, Panther coach Kyle Mather stressed the importance of playing for 80 minutes. And after the Panthers scored in the final minute of a 1-0 win, he used the events of the previous 80 minutes to reiterate his case.
TRACK
Western Iowa boys track leaders
Western Iowa's boys track leaders, updated through April 14.
VOLLEYBALL
Staying close to home is best move for Allick
From Japan to Texas to Iowa, and finally, to Lincoln, the Allick family had built the tight-knit bonds of a military family regularly on the move. So when their oldest daughter had college volleyball scholarship offers all over the country, Sarah Allick decided no more uprooting.
BASKETBALL
Nebraska prep basketball record board, April 15
School records and other top performances from the 2013-14 Nebraska boys and girls basketball seasons, as supplied by coaches on their All-Nebraska nomination forms.
BASEBALL
Nebraska prep baseball leaders, April 15
Nebraska high school baseball statistical leaders as published in The World-Herald on April 15.
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