Nebraska came close, but it will be Arizona State for Omaha Benson forward Kianna Ibis. The 6-foot junior said Wednesday night that she has verbally...
Jake Meyers hopes he gets the opportunity to serve as an outfielder and a pitcher when he’s on the Huskers’ roster next season.
The ingredients are in place and the strategy set. Now, the Grand Island Central Catholic tennis players just need to keep building their resumes.
Madison senior Mark Warnemunde had never won an invitational or been involved in a playoff prior to Thursday’s Lutheran High Northeast invitational at the Norfolk Country Club.
Papillion football coach promoted to administration
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Ratings: Nebraska prep soccer, April 24
Nebraska high school soccer ratings for boys and girls Top 10 and all classes by World-Herald staff writer Nick Rubek, as published in The World-Herald on April 24.
Game of the Week: Marian at Millard West
Class A is up for grabs this season and the game of the week features two of the top contending teams.
Nebraska high school soccer leaders
Nebraska prep soccer stat leaders, as published in The World-Herald on April 24.
Culjat back on track after lost seasons
Tucker Culjat had big plans for his final year of athletics at Council Bluffs St. Albert. The senior had been a standout four-sport athlete throughout his prep career, but gave up baseball last summer to prepare for his last football season. An injury in the second game, however, cut his season short. Ensuing surgeries wiped out his basketball...
Exeter-Milligan's Sluka to Peru State College
Exeter-Milligan running back and quarterback James Sluka likes to take the ball and run with it. He plans to bring that same go-getter attitude to Peru State University this fall.
Griswold's Topham ready for challenge at relays
Last August against the nation's top runners, Rebekah Topham finished second in the 800 meters at the AAU Junior Olympics in Ypsilanti, Mich., running a personal-best 2 minutes, 10.83 seconds, good for 12th on Iowa's all-time list.
Panther boys win Dan Tesar Invite; Fillmore Central girls fifth
Another solid outing by the Fillmore Central boys track and field team netted the Panthers the Dan Tesar Invite title on Tuesday at Tri-County High School.
Dukes whitewash St. Cecilia
The York Duke girls tennis team made it two straight shutouts in a row with a 9-0 win at Hastings St. Cecilia on Tuesday.
Heartland seventh, Cougars eighth at DC
DAVID CITY – The host David City Scouts feasted on home cooking Wednesday as they shot a team total of 328 to defeat the Stanton Mustangs by six strokes at the David City Golf Invite.
Taking third place was Humphrey St. Francis with a team score of 353 and fourth went to Shelby-Rising City with a 355.
Bronco golfers seventh at Fairbury Invite
The Fairbury Jeffs hosted a nine-hole invite at the Fairbury Country Club on Wednesday which featured 10 teams. The top score of the day went to Beatrice with a 170, second place was Seward with a 182 and third was Crete with a combined team score of 184.
Girls high school track and field leaders
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Nebraska prep girls Class B-C-D track leaders
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Reetz leads Norris over Westside in showdown of top-ranked teams
Jakson Reetz had a two-run single in the top of the seventh inning as Norris rallied for a 6-5 win over Omaha Westside on Tuesday. The Titans, ranked No. 1 in Class B, boosted their record to 13-1. The Warriors, ranked No. 1 in Class A, fell to 19-2 in the game played at Werner Park.
Strong second half leads SkyHawks past Gretna
A second-half scoring splurge was the difference Tuesday night for Class B's defending champs. Four goals after the break, including three in less than nine minutes, pushed Class B No. 3 Omaha Skutt past second-ranked Gretna 4-0.
Boys high school track and field leaders
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Raymond Central wins Centennial Invite; Huskie girls third, Broncs fourth
The Raymond Central Mustang girls flexed their muscles in the running events and pulled away from the rest of the field at the Centennial Invite on Tuesday.
T-Wolf girls third in their own invite
The Hampton girls won four individual events at Tuesday's Exeter-Milligan Invitational, but could claw their way no higher than fourth in the team standings. The T-Wolves of E-M hosted the meet which was contested on the facilities at McCool Junction.
McCool boys first in E-M Invite
It wasn't their meet, but the McCool boys won the Exeter-Milligan Invite on the Mustangs' own track Tuesday. The T-Wolves of E-M ran the five-team varsity invite at McCool Junction, which has the better track and field facilities.
Bronco boys strong in field events; Raymond Central wins girls title
Before the running events even started the Centennial Broncos had racked up 92 points in the field events. Their fast start paid off. The Centennial boys finished with 139 points to second place Malcolm's 108 at the Centennial Invite on Tuesday.
Cougars and Knights in action at Friend Invite
The Freeman Falcons won both the girls and boys team races at the Friend Invite on Tuesday. The Freeman boys were led by Derek Zimmerman who won four events to lead the Falcons to 108 points, more than 20 better than runner up Meridian with 80.5.
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