Athlete Spotlight: From a Griffin to a Coyote, Madison Jurgens Brings Success to the Next Level

ODELL - After a career with more than 100 wins and over 1,400 kills, it's time for Diller-Odell Senior Madison Jurgens to move on from being a Griffin. She is headed north to become a setter at the University of South Dakota. "I picked my scho... Read More

High school notes: Local athletes chosen for basketball NCA all-star games; Wrestling honors and more

Division I basketball signees Taylor Kissinger of Minden, Ayo Akinwole of Papillion-La Vista and Logan Strom of Norfolk have been selected for the Nebraska Coaches Association’s all-star games in July. Kissinger, who missed about half ... Read More

Pioneers win fourth-straight with 10-7 win over Crete

CRETE, NE - The Nebraska City baseball team racked-up seven extra base hits and won their fourth-straight game Tuesday, 10-7 over Crete. The Pioneers jumped out to an 8-0 lead in the first three innings, before the Cardinals cut the lead to one on... Read More

River Country Sports Scoreboard - April 25

Baseball Nebraska Archbishop Bergan 3, Lincoln Northeast 2 Arlington 5, Platte Valley 3 Bellevue East 3, Omaha Westside 0 Bellevue West 13, Millard North 12 Bennington 10, Wahoo/Raymond Central/Lincoln Lutheran 0 Concordia/Brownell Talbot/Om... Read More

Falls City Boys, Auburn Girls Win Falls City Invite

FALLS CITY - The rain managed to stay away from Falls City on Tuesday, as the Tigers hosted the Falls City Invite on a cloudy afternoon.  Both the Tiger boys and Auburn girls were able to take advantage, as both squads won the meet. Falls Cit... Read More

Lourdes Central Catholic's Dylan Paap signs to play linebacker at Concordia University

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Lourdes Central Catholic senior Dylan Paap signed his letter of intent to play linebacker at Concordia University in Seward, Neb. Paap signed with the Bulldogs on Friday before the team's gray/blue spring game scrimmage. The ... Read More

Two Clarinda coaches, school officials resign

CLARINDA, Iowa — The resignations of two high-ranking officials in the Clarinda Community School District were approved Monday during a regularly scheduled school board meeting. Brian Wedemeyer resigned from his duties as Clarinda High... Read More

Athlete Spotlight: Still Undecided, Beatrice's Michaela Jones Looks to Break More Records Senior Year

BEATRICE - "I just started crying, I was so happy. I'm going to be able to play basketball healthy, this is awesome. The lady said, 'I've never seen somebody so happy to wake up out of surgery.' It was great in my legs. I wasn't in a lot of pain, and... Read More

Hartman, Lynx girls foot the bill at Glenwood meet

GLENWOOD, Iowa — The Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln girls didn’t head to the Ram Relays with the sole focus of winning the team title. Likewise, A.L. junior Hayley Hartman didn’t intend to run nearly her entire 400-meter hurdles ra... Read More

Seven run inning propels Ralston over Falls City

RALSTON, NE - Ralston captured the lead in the first inning and never surrendered it in a 10-1 win over the Falls City baseball team Monday in Ralson. The Rams scored seven runs on a single, two doubles and a home run in the sixth inning. Rans... Read More