Grand Island Sports

Home Federal Bounces Back Against Elkhorn

LINCOLN - Home Federal has made it to the third day of the state tournament. Behind dominant pitching and quality hitting the Grand Island seniors dispatched Elkhorn 8-2 at Sherman Field on Sunday. Matt Lamb went eight innings on the mound, allowing two runs on seven hits and striking out eight in the victory. "Matt's…

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Grand Island Jrs Take 2nd at Area Tournament, Head to State

GRAND ISLAND - Grand Island Five Points Bank will have the luxury of playing in their own back yard for the upcoming Class A Junior State Tournament. The juniors wrapped up the A6 Area Tournament in Gretna with a second place finish after falling to Gretna 2-0 and 6-2 in the championship series on Tuesday night.…

Home Federal Drops Gretna to Claim Area Title

SOUTH SIOUX CITY - For the 19th time in 21 years Home Federal has won their area championship. The Grand Island seniors capped off their undefeated run at the A6 Tournament with a 10-2 win over Gretna on Tuesday afternoon. Alec Lee led the Grand Island bats by going 3-for-4, including a two-run homer, and finishing the…

Anthony Otto and Aaron Marlatt - Grand Island Clinic Players of the Game...

AURORA - Anthony Otto and Aaron Marlatt made their final senior legion game on their home field a good one. The pair of senior leaders combined for four hits in Aurora's 11-5 win over Crete on Tuesday, sending them into area tournament play on a high note. Watch what they had to say after the game in…

Aurora Seniors Finish Regular Season with Win Over Crete

AURORA - The Aurora seniors are heading into area tournament play on a winning note. A five-run sixth inning helped propel Aurora to an 11-5 victory over Crete on Tuesday. Anthony Otto (2-for-5, R), Aaron Marlatt (2-for-4, 2 R, RBI), Grant Bonifas (2-for-2, R, 2 BB), and Jarratt Havens (2-for-4, 2 RBI) all had multiple…

Kearney and Hastings to Clash in Area 7 Championship

SCOTTSBLUFF - Kearney Runza and Hastings Five Points Bank find themselves in a familiar position. With Kearney topping North Platte 16-3 on Monday, Hastings and Kearney will battle for the area tournament title for the fourth consecutive year. After falling to North Platte to open the competition on Friday, Kearney staved off elimination by rattling off three…

Five Points Bank Tops Scottsbluff to Head to Area Title Game

SCOTTSBLUFF - Five Points Bank is heading back to the area championship and has punched their ticket to state in doing so. Grant Schmidt blasted two home runs in the Hastings seniors' 12-10 win over North Platte at Cleveland Field on Sunday. Tied 10-10 entering the eighth, Five Points Bank plated two in the bottom…

Home Federal Advances to Area Final, Lamb goes 9 Innings

SOUTH SIOUX CITY - Home Federal has ensured another trip to state after a victory on Sunday night. Matt Lamb threw a complete game in a 3-1 victory over Fremont at Klasey Park to send the Grand Island seniors to the A6 Final. Lamb sat down 11 Fremont batters while walking just one in the nine-inning…

Home Federal Cruises Past South Sioux City

SOUTH SIOUX CITY - Home Federal continues to roll at their area tournament. The Grand Island seniors topped South Sioux City 12-4, in eight innings, in the second round of the A6 Tournamnet at Klasey Park on Saturday night. Six Home Federal batters has multiple hits, including Casey Burnham (3-for-5 3 R, 3 RBI), Shay…

Home Federal Routs Norfolk to Open Area Tournament

SOUTH SIOUX CITY - Home Federal has flexed its muscle to open postseason play. The Grand Island seniors kicked off the Area 6 Tournament with a 16-0 victory over Norfolk at Klasey Park on Friday afternoon. Matt Lamb (2-for-6, 3 R, 3 RBI) made the most of his two hits, both being home runs. Ryan Krolikowski…

Teams Announced for 2017 Bill Marshall Volleyball Classic

GRAND ISLAND - High school volleyball teams from across the state will gather in Grand Island to compete at the Nebraska State Fair. The 23 high school teams have been announced for the Bill Marshall Volleyball Classic taking place August 25th and 26th. In addition to the prep talent, four collegiate teams from NAIA (National…