Baseball
Westside’s Meyers has pitched, hit, fielded his way to future NU spot
Baseball
Westside’s Meyers has pitched, hit, fielded his way to future NU spot
Jake Meyers hopes he gets the opportunity to serve as an outfielder and a pitcher when he’s on the Huskers’ roster next season.
Baseball
Reetz leads Norris over Westside in showdown of top-ranked teams
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.
Baseball
Patterson: Best in Class A meets best in Class B
Patterson: Best in Class A meets best in Class B
It will be the battle of No. 1s on Tuesday night when Omaha Westside takes on Norris.
Baseball
Ratings: Nebraska Prep Baseball, April 22
Nebraska high school baseball ratings for the Top 10 and all classes by World-Herald staff writer Mike Patterson, as published in The World-Herald on April 22.
Baseball
Warriors top unbeaten Prep, capture Metro tourney title (Game of the Week, April 19)
Warriors top unbeaten Prep, capture Metro tourney title (Game of the Week, April 19)
Jake Meyers threw a complete-game seven-hitter and had three extra-base hits at the plate to lead Omaha Westside to a 10-2 win over Creighton Prep in the Metro Conference baseball tournament championship game Saturday afternoon.
Baseball
Junior Jays soar into Metro final (Game of the Week, April 18)
Junior Jays soar into Metro final (Game of the Week, April 18)
The second-ranked Junior Jays got a two-hitter from junior pitcher John Sakowski and their offense put together a nine-run third inning to put away third-ranked Millard West 13-0 in the Metro Conference baseball tournament semifinals Friday night at Westside High School.
Baseball
Game of the Week: Metro Conference baseball tournament
Game of the Week: Metro Conference baseball tournament
Omaha Westside, which is also the top-ranked team in the state, hosts the conference semifinals at 4 and 6:30 p.m. and the final Saturday at 1 p.m. The Warriors could face undefeated Omaha Creighton Prep, which is ranked second this week, late in the tournament.
Baseball
Norfolk drops doubleheader to Columbus
Norfolk drops doubleheader to Columbus
Despite losing both ends of a doubleheader to Columbus Thursday night at Veterans Memorial Field, Norfolk High coach Sean Wetterberg found positives for his team to build on in a pair of one-run games.
Baseball
Westside scores 14 in sixth inning to win 16th straight
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.
Baseball
Top seed Westside looks to stretch streak
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.
Baseball
Nebraska prep baseball leaders, April 15
Nebraska prep baseball leaders, April 15
Nebraska high school baseball statistical leaders as published in The World-Herald on April 15.
Baseball
Patterson: Motivated Junior Jays stay unbeaten
Patterson: Motivated Junior Jays stay unbeaten
In many ways, it's been a typical season for the Omaha Creighton Prep baseball team. The Junior Jays are winning, as their 11-0 record attests. Prep is the only unbeaten team left in Class A, joining Class B Norris as the only undefeated squads in the state.
Baseball
Ratings: Nebraska prep baseball, April 14
Ratings: Nebraska prep baseball, April 14
Nebraska high school baseball ratings for the Top 10 and all classes by World-Herald staff writer Mike Patterson, as published in The World-Herald on April 14.
Baseball
Westside’s two-hitter turns into Invite title
NU recruit dazzles as Warriors best tourney host Millard West
Baseball
Antlers top Mustangs at Millard West Invite opener
Antlers top Mustangs at Millard West Invite opener
It's been a tough week for the Elkhorn baseball team, but Thursday's 5-3 win over Millard North should make the Antlers feel better.
Baseball
Prep, Burke coaches: Raising money to fight cancer was day's biggest win
Prep, Burke coaches: Raising money to fight cancer was day's biggest win
The baseball game was secondary Tuesday night when Omaha Creighton Prep played at Omaha Burke. The Bulldogs raised more than $4,400 on Burke vs. Cancer night, with half of that money going to national research and the other half going to Omaha Children's Hospital and Research Center.
Baseball
Patterson: Burke’s game vs. Prep takes on special meaning
Patterson: Burke’s game vs. Prep takes on special meaning
Omaha Burke coach Scott Hodges has seen his baseball program affected by cancer in the past. That’s why when Chase Jones approached him about a possible fundraiser for childhood cancer, Hodges was on board.
Baseball
Ratings: Nebraska prep baseball, April 7
Ratings: Nebraska prep baseball, April 7
Nebraska high school baseball ratings for the Top 10 and all classes by World-Herald staff writer Mike Patterson, as published in The World-Herald on April 7.
Baseball
Patterson returns, sparks Warrior win
Patterson returns, sparks Warrior win
After missing two games because of illness, Westside's Will Patterson belted a fifth-inning homer that produced the game-winning run in a 4-3 victory over the visiting Mustangs.
Baseball
Norfolk earns first win of season and first career win for coach
Norfolk earns first win of season and first career win for coach
The Norfolk High baseball team grabbed an early lead in both games of Tuesday evening's double-header split with Lincoln High.
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