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Kearney upsets Omaha Westside to win first boys state title in school hi...

Once the medals were handed out, the trophy was hoisted, interviews had been completed and the requisite team photo was taken Tuesday night, the triumphant Kearney boys soccer team migrated to the north end of Morrison Stadium. The players and coaches were headed to the people who appreciated them the most. Parents, siblings, classmates and…

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Jensen: The Opportunity to go back to Morrison with this Group is Incred...

GRAND ISLAND - The Islanders are heading back to Morrison Stadium after winning the A-6 District Championship on Wednesday night. Check out what head coach Jeremy Jensen had to say after the win in the video above!

Grand Island Falls to LSW

LINCOLN - The Islanders were unable to find the back of the net against a challenging opponent on Thursday. Grand Island traveled to Lincoln and fell to Lincoln Southwest 2-0. The Islanders next prepare for district play when they host Omaha Northwest on Monday evening. #6 GRAND ISLAND (11-4) 0 0 - 0 #3 LINCOLN…

Jeremy Jensen: "The boys played fantastic tonight..."

GRAND ISLAND - The Islanders are continuing to improve heading into the final stretch of the regular season as they look to finish strong in order to host a district. See what Head Coach Jeremy Jensen had to say after the Islanders' 3-0 win over No. 5 North Star in the video above!

Brain Covarrubias - Player of the Game vs North Star

GRAND ISLAND - Brian Covarrubias showed his senior leadership on Senior Night. The longtime starter played shut down defense and played two long balls that resulted in goals in Grand Island's 3-0 win over North Star on Thursday night. He is our Player of the Game!

NCN Sports Now Matchup Preview: Thursday, April 19th

GRAND ISLAND - News Channel Nebraska will be broadcasting two soccer matches across its network on Thursday night. Check out the match up previews of North Star vs Grand Island and Crete vs Norris in the video above! HOW TO WATCH: North Star vs Grand Island - 6:30 PM - NCN TV Norris vs Crete…

McKayla Moore - Player of the Game vs Grand Island

GRAND ISLAND - Senior McKayla Moore opened up the scoring by netting her first goal of the season in Kearney’s 2-0 win over over Grand Island, something that looks to be a confidence-builder moving forward. She is our player of the game!

Kearney Shuts Out Lady Islanders

GRAND ISLAND - Kearney used stout defense to shut out Grand Island on Thursday. The Lady Bearcats defeated the Lady Islanders 2-0, grabbing a gaol in each half. Kearney heads to Lincoln for the Southeast Invite on Saturday while Grand Island next travels to Southeast on April 17th. KEARNEY (6-3) 1 1 - 2 GRAND…

Jensen: "That was a great effort, against a great team, in a great rival...

GRAND ISLAND - The "Central Nebraska El Classico" lived up to the hype yet again as Grand Island earned a 1-0 win over Kearney on Thursday night thanks to a 78th-minute winner. See what Islanders' Head Coach Jeremy Jensen had to say after the dramatic match in the video above!

Steven Castillo - Player of the Game vs Kearney

GRAND ISLAND - Steven Castillo did what he said needed to be done against Kearney, and that was play with confidence. The senior found the back of the net from 28-yards out with less than two minutes to play to give Grand Island the 1-0 victory over their rivals. He is our player of the…

Late Heroics Lead Islanders Past Kearney

GRAND ISLAND - There always seems to be drama when Grand Island and Kearney meet, and Thursday night was no different. The Islanders took down the Bearcats 1-0 thanks to a 28-yard strike from Steven Castillo with less than two minutes to play. Grand Island travels to Southeast on April 17th while Kearney looks to…