Round Rock gets rolling early to upend Storm Chasers

ROUND ROCK, Texas — Frank Schwindel homered, but the Storm Chasers couldn’t overcome allowing eight runs in the first three innings as Round Rock cruised to a 10-3 victory. The Expres... Read More

Outdoor Notes: Dove Hunting Reminders, Science Event at Indian Cave

Dove hunting season begins soon and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has some reminders for hunters, as well as recommendations for areas to hunt. Doves may be hunted statewide from Sept. 1 to Oct. 30, with daily bag and possession... Read More

Storm Chasers lose opener of 12-game road trip to Round Rock

ROUND ROCK, Texas — Hunter Dozier homered twice, but the Omaha Storm Chasers lost 6-5 to Round Rock in the opener of a 12-game road trip. Omaha fell into a 2-0 hole in the first, but second-inning homers by Jorge Soler and Dozier tied ... Read More

Lot of New Faces as Wilber-Clatonia Begins Title Defense

WILBER - Last season was a major triumph for Wilber-Clatonia High School as they won their first state championship in school history. It was in big part thanks to a talented and large senior class. "It was great. You know, when you win the state ... Read More

Freeman Returns Several Starters in 2017, in What Could be Huge Year

ADAMS - In their 2016 campaign, Freeman suffered four losses on the year to teams with winning records, but gained some valuable experience. "Well, we had a lot of guys play. We got bit by the injury bug, which isn't an excuse, but what it did it ... Read More

Closing Out Games is the Goal for Pawnee City this Season

PAWNEE CITY - In the second year under Head Coach Scott Brumbaugh, Pawnee City has a pretty straightforward goal. "Just have to be able to finish out games. We weren't good at that last year, so we have to do that this year," said Senior Andrew Da... Read More

River Country Scoreboard & Schedule - Aug. 19

Football (Friday) Iowa Bedford 60, Essex 24 Missouri East Atchison 28, Southwest Livingston 14 Mound City 56, Platte Valley 6 Rock Port 72, DeKalb 8 Softball (Saturday) Nebraska SB: Milford Quad (Conestoga, Nebraska City) SB... Read More

Paulo Orlando’s blast helps Storm Chasers hold off Oklahoma City in series finale

It didn’t take the Omaha Storm Chasers long to get all the offense they’d need to notch their fourth win in the rare five-game series finale with Oklahoma City on Friday. The Chasers scored three runs in the first inning and added tw... Read More

Three Hills is motorcycle series course of nature

Just north of Nebraska City, nestled in the hills overlooking the Missouri River, sits one of Nebraska’s newest motorsports facilities. The Three Hills Motocross Track plays host to off-road racing events in a beautiful setting that in... Read More

Lacking Size, Falls City Football will Rely on Quickness this Season

FALLS CITY, Neb. - The Falls City football team focused on primarily defensive assignments and tackling during Wednesday practice at Jug Brown Stadium. Perhaps letting off steam knowing school starts for Falls City Public on Thursday. The Tigers f... Read More

Sacred Heart Priming for Another Postseason Run, State Title Defense

FALLS CITY, Neb. - With 31 years of coaching experience, Falls City Sacred Heart's Doug Goltz knows what it is like to have a target on the back of the Irish after winning a state title. He's won eight of them. But Goltz, who holds a 288-49 career... Read More