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Coach Krusemark Happy With Wayne's Early Season Success

NORFOLK - Wayne head coach Traci Krusemark said the Blue Devils had an off-weekend in Seward, but that the team played with great energy in their 3-0 win over Norfolk Catholic on Tuesday night. The Blue Devils went 1-3 in the Seward Tournament on September 15, but were able to record set wins of 25-20,…

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Coach Ron Mimick: 242 Wins and Counting

DAVID CITY - Are there things to work on? Absolutely. The Monarchs turned the ball over four times against Ponca, but still made enough plays to get the 28-14 win. The Monarchs improved to 2-2 on the year and handed Coach Ron Mimick his 242nd career win.

GICC Coach Sharon Zavala: "We Kind Of Go As Megan Goes"

COLUMBUS - GICC head coach Sharon Zavala added yet another victory to her storied coaching career with a 3-0 win over Scotus on Thursday night. Zavala thought that the Crusaders had a very strong showing, and said that GICC may have had their best defensive effort this year. Zavala also gave credit to senior Megan…

Aquinas Coach Jody Pelan Says Monarchs Never Gave Up In 3-2 Win Over Scotus

DAVID CITY - It was a tough hill for Aquinas to climb, but the Monarchs came back from a 2-0 deficit to defeat Scotus 3-2 on Tuesday night. Monarch's head coach Jody Pelan said the message to her team was simple once they went down 2-0, just to stay in the match. Pelan told her…

Kearney Bearcats Head Coach Reflects on The Victory

KEARNEY - With no starters back on offense, the Kearney Bearcats could be forgiven for getting off to a slow start. But Kearney is not resting on their laurels, out-scoring their last two opponents 85-23. The Bearcats will try to win their third straight next week against Papillion-La Vista South.

Cozad Head Coach Brian Cargill Pleased With Teams' Performance

IMPERIAL - Cozad Head Coach Brian Cargill was extremely pleased with the performance on both sides of the ball in the Haymakers 19-14 win over Chase County. Cargill said his team has improved tremendously since week one, and showed exactly what they are capable of in the win. Cozad returns home to face Sidney next…

Norfolk and Kearney Looking for Consistency in Week 3

KEARNEY - Entering Week 3, both Norfolk (1-1) and Kearney (1-1) have seen highs and lows in this young season. Now, they meet each other in week 3 looking for more consistency. Check out our preview and then tune in at 6:40 p.m. at

Coach Belitz Says Energy And Communication Are Important Factors For Lak...

YORK - It got a little dicey for Lakeview Head Coach K.C. Belitz and the Lady Vikings in the second set of their match against York on Tuesday night, but Lakeview was able to pull away with a 25-21 victory in the set en route to their 3-0 sweep of the Lady Dukes. Belitz said…

Rick Squiers Says Lopers Played With A New Defensive Intensity

KEARNEY - UNK Head Volleyball Coach Rick Squiers said that the Lopers played with a defensive intensity he hadn't yet seen this season in their 3-0 victory over Minot State. Squiers said that the Beavers jumping out to an early lead in Saturday's matchup seemingly snapped his team into the match, and played very good…

Jeff Tomlin: "Our heart was big..."

LINCOLN - It wasn't necessarily pretty but the Islanders overcame turnovers and held a high-powered offense in check in their 42-27 win over Lincoln High on Friday night. Check out what Grand Island Head Coach Jeff Tomlin had to say about the performance in the video above!

Haymakers Still Have Some Work To Do

GOTHENBURG - Cozad Head Coach Brian Cargill says the Haymakers still have work to do, but he was pleased with some of the aspects of Friday's 21-0 loss to Gothenburg. The Haymaker defense was able to come up with a couple of potentially momentum-changing plays throughout the game, and Cargill says that the defense did…