Grand Island Sports

Aurora Claims 7v7 State Championship

OMAHA - It's still only June but the Aurora football program has added some hardware to its trophy case. The Huskies claimed the all-class crown of The World-Herald 7v7 State Championship at Bellevue West on Thursday night by defeating Omaha Westside 21-14 in the final. Baylor Scheierman, who threw for three touchdowns in the win, connected with a teammate for the…

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Central City Bats Ignite Victory Over St. Paul

CENTRAL CITY - The Central City bats were a force to be reckoned with on Wednesday night. The Post #6 Seniors posted 13 hits in a 16-5 victory over St. Paul at Kernel Field. The first inning was a sign of things to come as Central City's first six batters all reached base. With a 3-1…

Kearney Runza Shuts Out Home Federal

KEARNEY - Thad Huber was feeling it on the mound Wednesday night. The Kearney pitcher shut out Home Federal to give his team an 8-0 victory while ending Grand Island's nine-game winning streak. Huber allowed just three hits while striking out four and walking three in five innings. Huber's strong performance coupled with Kearney plating five runs in…

Bryan Frew: "Our guys have unbelievable confidence right now..."

GRAND ISLAND - Grand Island Home Federal is playing their best baseball of the season as they extended their winning streak to nine games with a 7-5 comeback victory over Hastings Five Points Bank on Tuesday. See what head coach Bryan Frew had to say after the win in the video above!

St. Paul vs Central City Legion Baseball LIVE on NCN

CENTRAL CITY - The St. Paul and Central City Seniors legion baseball game will be live on NCN Wednesday night. The game will be broadcast live on NCN channel 30.1 and streamed online at NCNSportsNow.com. Live coverage begins at 7:30 PM.

Shay Schanaman - Grand Island Clinic Player of the Game vs Five Points Bank

GRAND ISLAND - A chipped tooth didn't keep Shay Schanaman from playing at a high level on Tuesday night. The to-be Grand Island senior went 2-for-3 at the plate, including a solo shot over the left field wall, and drove in two runs in a 7-5 victory over Hastings Five Points Bank. He stole home…

GI Home Federal Rallies to Down Hastings Five Points Bank

GRAND ISLAND - A three-run six inning was the difference for Home Federal as the seniors rallied for a victory on Tuesday night. Grand Island hosted Hastings Five Points Bank at Ryder Park and after falling behind 4-0 in the second inning came back to win 7-5 to extend the team's winning streak to nine games. Shay…

Champenoy Named OWH Midlands Men's College Coach of the Year

HASTINGS - A local college coach has been recognized for his accomplishments last fall. First-year Hastings College Head Men's Soccer Coach Aaron Champenoy has been named the World-Herald Midland's Coach of the Year. Champenoy's first season at the helm ended with a NAIA National Title and undefeated season as the Broncos finished 24-0-1 and defeated Rio Grand (Ohio) 1-0…

UNK Replacing Turf at Cope Stadium

Kearney, Neb. -After 13 seasons of use, the University of Nebraska at Kearney is replacing its existing field surface at Ron and Carol Cope Stadium with a new FieldTurf Classic HD. Mobilization and site work begin today (June 19). The new turf installation is expected to be complete in four to six weeks, ready for…

Hastings vs Grand Island Legion Baseball LIVE on NCN

GRAND ISLAND - Two of the area's best senior legion teams meet in Grand Island Tuesday evening and all of the action will be broadcast live. Home Federal hosts Hastings Five Points Bank with live coverage set to begin at 7:30 PM. Grand Island is currently sitting at 23-6 and riding an eight-game winning streak. Hastings…

Nebraska's Best Head to High School Rodeo Nationals

HASTINGS - The final day of the Nebraska State High School Rodeo wrapped up on Saturday and now Nebraska's best cowboys and cowgirls are heading off to nationals. Find out who qualified in the video above!