Northeast Community College is headed to the NJCAA Division II World Series

MILES CITY, Mont. — Northeast Community College — in the program’s second season — earned a spot in the NJCAA Division II World Series by sweeping a pair of games from 18th-ranked Miles. ... Read More

Madi Unzicker homers as Husker softball claims first game of Big Ten series against Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. — Nebraska rallied for three runs in the final two innings Friday to earn a 5-3 Big Ten softball victory over Wisconsin. Nebraska has won four straight and six of its last seven to improve to 21-28 on the season. Four ... Read More

Nebraska state champion runner Emily Sisson finishes sixth at the London Marathon

Emily Sisson, who was a state champion runner at Omaha Marian and Millard North in the late 2000s, finished sixth at the London Marathon on Sunday in her marathon debut. Sisson ran a time of 2:23.08, the fastest debut by an American on a... Read More

Nebraska City's Jordan Williams strikes out 13, silences Beatrice in 4-0 win Monday

NEBRASKA CITY - Once the top half of the 7th inning rolled around, there was little question. Nebraska City baseball coach Kyle Furgeson was going to send his starting pitcher, junior Jordan Williams, out to the mound to try and wrap up his second... Read More

Fremont grad Jessica Shepard selected by the Minnesota Lynx in the WNBA draft

NEW YORK — From a state champ in high school at Lincoln Southeast to a national champ at Notre Dame, Nebraska native Jessica Shepard is now a WNBA draft pick. Shepard, who finished her high school career at Fremont, was selected in the... Read More

First ever Unified Track Meet held in Norfolk

NORFOLK, NE (Eric McKay / News Channel Nebraska) - A new era of athletics began at a northeast Nebraska school Monday night. Norfolk High School held their first ever Unified Track Meet on Monday. Unified Track is an event designed for students ... Read More

Doane announces 2019 football schedule, will host Thursday game for the first time in 71 years

CRETE - The Doane Football team released its 2019 football schedule on Monday afternoon. The Tigers will open their schedule at home on Thursday, Aug. 29 against Ottawa University (Arizona) under the lights. Kickoff in the season opener is set... Read More

Tyler Adams excited to further his education, football career at nearby Nebraska Wesleyan

_informq.push(); ADAMS, NE - Freeman's Tyler Adams has been a staple on the Falcons' football and basketball teams for the last several years. On Dec. 11, his decision was made. He verbally announced his commitment to play football for Nebra... Read More

SNC, Pioneer Conference titles set, Beatrice and Fairbury dual on the mats, Friday's slate

The Southern Nebraska Conference basketball tournament championships are set. Taking a look at Thursday’s semifinal results, first in the girls' bracket: No. 3 seed Milford will play No. 1 seed Fillmore Central for a championship on Saturday. ... Read More

From the pitch to the court - Doane women's basketball seeks help from former Husker soccer star

_informq.push(); CRETE, NE - Mayme Conroy came to Doane in August as a grad assistant for women’s soccer. Little did she know that she’d also be assisting as a women’s basketball player. "I really have a passion for basketball," Con... Read More

Exeter-Milligan edges Freeman, will play upset-happy Sterling for MUDECAS title

BEATRICE, NE - No. 1 seed Exeter-Milligan (13-1) will play for an MUDECAS title on Friday night after defeating No. 4 Freeman, 39-31, at the Beatrice Auditorium on Thursday night. The Falcons (9-5) meanwhile saw their three-game winning streak com... Read More