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Beatrice High School Names New Girls Head Basketball Coach

BEATRICE - A Beatrice High School graduate and son of a long-time Orangemen basketball coach has been named the new Lady Orange head basketball coach. According to a press release from Neal Randel, the Beatrice High School Activities Director, Jalen Weeks – a 2014 graduate of Beatrice and son of Jim Weeks, who is currently…

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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…

Top Plays: Schuyler Downs Northwest 3-0, Remains Undefeated

SCHUYLER - The Schuyler Warriors downed the Grand Island Northwest High Vikings on Tuesday to improve to 10-0 on the year. The Warriors went into halftime with a 1-0 lead, before putting a way 2 more goals late in the 2nd half to win 3-0. The Lady Warriors also defeated Northwest 2-1. The two teams…

Rollman to Continue Basketball Career at Northeast

COLUMBUS - Lakeview standout Luke Rollman is set to play collegiate basketball after a letter of intent signing on Wednesday. Former Lakeview Head Basketball Coach Bryce Roth said with over 80 blocks this past season, Rollman blew out previous records and was a terror for opponents in the paint. Rollman is heading to Northeast Community…

Levy, Nebraska City hungry for a win on the diamond

NEBRASKA CITY - The Nebraska City baseball team (1-6) is off to a cool start at the plate (hitting .220 as a team), but one bright spot has been Bryce Levy. The junior outfielder is hitting .421 with three doubles and three runs scored. He has only struck out twice in 21 plate appearances. He…

Peru State Splits with Sterling

STERLING, Kan. – The Peru State baseball team gained a split with the Sterling College Warriors Tuesday in Sterling, Kansas. The 'Cats dropped the first game 7-6 in nine innings and then thumped Sterling 9-3 in the nightcap. With the split, the Bobcats are now 23-14 overall while Sterling is now 15-27. The Bobcats will be…

Prep baseball roundup: Auburn walks-off Omaha South; Nebraska City and P...

Antlers run away with early lead in victory over Pioneers ELKHORN - The Nebraska City baseball team scored two runs in the top of the first, but the Pioneers struggled to contain the Elkhorn offense in an 11-3 loss on Tuesday in Elkhorn. Elkhorn, ranked #3 in the latest Class B rankings, pulled away for…

Former Pioneers excited to be playing in-front of familiar faces again

NEBRASKA CITY - When Jared Nemec, Brennen and Bladen Bales learned they would be playing in-front of familiar faces at Clemmy Holmes Field in Nebraska City, they were excited to return to their hometown. The former Nebraska City Pioneers, now playing for Northeast Community College out of Norfolk, Neb., played Iowa Lakes Community College in…

Professional Baseball Exhibition Game Coming to Norfolk

NORFOLK — Professional baseball is coming to Veteran’s Memorial Field this summer. The Norfolk Area Sports Council announced today that the Lincoln Saltdogs and Sioux City Explorers of the American Association of Professional Baseball will play an exhibition game in Norfolk at 6:30 PM on Saturday, May 12th. Saltdogs President & GM Charlie Meyer is…

Nebraska track & field rankings, April 17

Class A Boys 1. Fremont - After seeing the Tigers at the Millard South Invite, this may be a team in the caliber of the glory days of Fremont Track in the 1980s when names like Bahe, Myers, Rhode, and Gdowski wore the classic “F" on their chests. What has made Fremont #1 in the…

Auburn falls to Ralston after Rams score seven runs in sixth inning

RALSTON - The Ralston baseball team broke a 2-2 tie in the bottom of the sixth inning by scoring seven runs and defeated Auburn, 9-5, Monday in Ralston. Singles by Kyson Warner and Branden Lavigne in the top half of the seventh inning helped the Bulldogs tally three runs in the inning, but their rally…