Nebraska City begins district title defense on Friday in Ashland

ASHLAND - Nebraska City (13-11), the No. 2 seed in the Class B Area 2 Tournament, will look to repeat as district champions in 2018 and get back to the state tournament next week in Wayne. The jour... Read More

Auburn secures top seed in Area B1 Senior Legion Baseball Tournament

BEATRICE – Auburn's 17-6 regular season record earned them the #1-seed in this weekend's Area B1 Senior Legion Baseball Tournament in Beatrice. Tournament officials released official pairings and brackets on Tuesday night. Auburn secures a fi... Read More

Peru State Senior Quarterback Among Allstate AFCA Good Works Nominees

PERU - Peru State senior quarterback Dan Boshart, a two-year letter winner, is among 169 nominee for the 2018 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team, an honor recognizing student-athletes who demonstrate a unique dedication to community service and desire to... Read More

Beatrice to Host Area B1 Senior Legion Baseball Tournament

Beatrice will host one of seven Class-B Nebraska American Legion Area Baseball Tournaments at Christenson Field. Beatrice Exmark American Legion Seniors Coach, Chris Belding, talks about the advantage of hosting an Area Tournament. “It is rea... Read More

Peru State Volleyball Among AVCA NAIA Top Ten Academically

PERU - The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced today that 973 teams have earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2017-2018 season. This number breaks the previous year's total of 835 to set an all-time high. The Peru State... Read More

Legion Baseball roundup: Auburn, Falls City, Syracuse earn weekend wins

YUTAN - Liam Raison went 2-3 with five RBI's on two singles and the Auburn Legion Baseball team finished the Yutan District Tune-Up Tournament with a 16-6 four-inning win over the hosts on Sunday afternoon. Auburn put up seven runs in the fourth i... Read More

Senior Legion Baseball Postseason Begins Friday

NEBRASKA CITY - Defending Class B runner-up Nebraska City will be the second-seed in this weekend's Area B2 Legion Baseball Tournament in Ashland. The Post 8 Seniors play #7 Lincoln Christian at 5 p.m. on Friday in the double-elimination bracket. ... Read More

Peru State Head Coach Steve Schneider Expected to Speak at Conference Media Day

KANSAS CITY - Peru State Head Football Coach Steve Schneider is scheduled to speak at the Heart of America Athletic Conference Media Days on July 30 in Olathe, Kan. All 11 head coaches in the conference will speak during the event, which coincides... Read More

46 Bobcats Recognized as Heart Scholar-Athletes

PERU - A total of 707 student-athletes have been recognized for their academic achievements by being named Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) Scholar-Athletes for the 2017-18 academic season. Out of the 707, 46 were from Peru State which... Read More

Nebraska City salvages split with Norfolk

NEBRASKA CITY - The Nebraska City and Norfolk Legion Baseball teams were each looking for more games to play before their respective area tournaments next Friday. With a little help from former Nebraska City assistant coach and current Northeast C... Read More

Extension will keep former Husker coach Dave Van Horn at Arkansas through 2023

HARRISON, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn said he’s agreed to a contract extension through the 2023 season after leading the Razorbacks to a runner-up finish at the College World Series last month. Van Horn, who completed... Read More