Kansas City Royals All-Star Salvador Perez joining Omaha Storm Chasers on rehab assignment

Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez is expected to be in uniform for the Storm Chasers for their doubleheader Thursday at Werner Park. Perez will be transferred from Double-A Northw... Read More

Bolivia native Joel Ibanez making good first impression for Glenwood tennis team

GLENWOOD, Iowa — It didn’t take long for the Glenwood boys tennis team to realize they added an invaluable talent in the offseason. Senior Joel Ibanez, a foreign exchange student from Tarija, Bolivia, is in his first season competing... Read More

Several western Iowa officials to be recognized by Iowa High School Athletic Association

Several western Iowa athletic officials will receive awards at the Iowa High School Athletic Association’s awards and recognition banquet on April 28 in Des Moines. Three of the highest honors will go to Fred Maher of Council Bluffs, P... Read More

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 onl... Read More

Alcohol sales at NCAA championship events will continue after successful tests at College World Series

Beer and wine are here to stay. The NCAA announced Wednesday it has lifted all restrictions on the sale of alcohol at championship events. This comes after a pilot program was used the last two years at the College World Series to test t... Read More

Omaha Storm Chasers will play doubleheader after Wednesday postponement

The Omaha Storm Chasers will play a doubleheader Thursday after Wednesday night's game against the Memphis Redbirds was postponed due to inclement weather. The first game of Thursday's doubleheader will begin at 5:05 p.m. The second will... Read More

Wednesday's local scoreboard - April 18

Golf Nebraska Southern Meet (HTRS, Falls City, Johnson County Central) Missouri Stanberry Tournament (East Atchison, Rock Port) College Baseball UNO at Nebraska - 6:05 p.m. on KNCY 1600 AM, 105.5 FM...... Read More

Glenwood’s Nate Kennedy has impressive night, but Atlantic claims team win at Lewis Central Coed Relays

Nate Kennedy took some extra time putting on his sweats after the 1,600-meter relay concluded. Given his day, Glenwood coach Mark Starner didn’t have an issue with that. “Not a lot of kids ever do that,’’ he said. ... Read More

Prep baseball roundup: Auburn walks-off Omaha South; Nebraska City and Plattsmouth both fall

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,... Read More

Chasers rally to defeat Memphis in 10 innings as new extra-innings rule makes Werner Park debut

With all the one-run games Omaha has been in early in the season, this was destined to happen soon. Tuesday, the Storm Chasers played their first extra-inning game under new minor league rules. “We’ve had some tough games t... Read More

Will Robertson's homer helps Jays snap slump, earn fourth straight win against UNO baseball

A tour of New York City on Sunday and a day off Monday weren’t enough for Creighton’s players to extinguish the frustrations lingering from a three-loss weekend against their league rival. They needed to actually play a game agai... Read More