Joel Ostrom of Burwell completed an undefeated season as the senior claimed gold at 138 lbs. at the Nebraska state wrestling tournament on Saturday. Ostrom won by fall over Enrique Martinez of Central Valley in the championship match. Seth Simants '... Read More

Wyatt Hotz of Gothenburg won the 132 lb. Class B title at the 2019 NSAA state wrestling championships Saturday in Omaha. Hotz defeated Jerryd Hernandez of Scottsbluff in the championship match by a 7-5 decision. Riley Kopf of Lexington was Class B s'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Pheasants Forever and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will host a meeting Feb. 19 to discuss the formation of a prescribed burn association covering Butler and Saunders counties. The meeting, which is open to the public, wil'... Read More

There are no sick days when a fourth state wrestling title is within reach. Had it been any other week, James Burks wouldn’t have wrestled the way he was feeling from a stomach bug that hit him Wednesday. “I was a little nervous,'... Read More

Here are the district finals schedules for Classes C-1, C-2, D-1 and D-2. Games are scheduled to be played Friday, Feb. 22. * * * CLASS C-1 C1-1, at North Platte No. 1 seed Mitchell vs. No. 16 Syracuse, 6 p.m. '... Read More

_informq.push(); CRETE, NE - The Cardinals (19-5) had something of a wake-up call Monday when their 11-game winning streak came to a screeching halt after a 51-40 loss to Norris (10-12) in subdistrict finals. Crete definitely woke up and ro'... Read More

James Burks of Omaha Burke and Tyler Pawloski of Pleasanton are the stars of the show Saturday. But only one of the two wrestlers bidding for their fourth state titles can go last. That will be Pawloski. With returning champions in tw'... Read More

Scoring Player, School, Games, Points, Average CLASS A Tonje, Omaha Central, 22, 545, 24.8 Williams, Lincoln North Star, 20, 420, 21.0 Arop, Creighton Prep, 22, 458, 20.8 Thompson, Om. Westside, 2'... Read More

While the close team races were expected, a close call Thursday by a three-time champion was not. But Omaha Burke’s James Burks made it to Friday night’s semifinal at CHI Health Center. The two-time All-Nebraska running back, one '... Read More

Broken Bow held off St Paul Thursday night to win the C1-10 girls basketball sub district title 32-26. Kali Staples was leading scorer for Broken Bow with 8 points as the Lady Indians improve to 20-5 on the season. Bow will now play in the district f'... Read More

It was a big day for the Broken Bow wrestling team at day one of the state wrestling championships in Omaha. Bow saw all 8 of its qualifiers win their opening round match and 6 qualified for Friday’s semifinals including Spencer Gaffney at 120, Cas'... Read More

Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri are holding high school state wrestling tournaments Thursday through Saturday. The Nebraska School Activities Association is once again hosting their annual tournament at CHI Health Center in Omaha. The Iowa High Schoo'... Read More

Broken Bow advanced to the finals of the C1-10 girls subdistrict basketball tournament with a 39-23 win over Centura Wednesday night. The Lady Indians were led by Kya Scott who had a team high 11 points with her sister Kailyn Scott scoring 10 off th'... Read More

SEM advanced to the semifinals of the D1-9 girls basketball subdistrict tournament Tuesday night with a 30-28 victory over Twin Loup. Lindsey Dittmar led the way for SEM with 10 points. Kalayah Ironshell led Twin Loup with a team high 8 points. SE'... Read More