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Results: 2022 Monument Marathon
Results: 2022 Monument Marathon

Over 500 runners take part in annual Nebraska Panhandle race.

Peru State falls short against MidAmerica Nazarene

Peru State falls short against MidAmerica Nazarene

Peru State football's furious comeback in the second half was not enough to defeat MidAmerica Nazarene as they lost 21-19. The Bobcats are now 2-3 overall while the Pioneers are 3-2 overall.

Eagles Notes: Quarterback leads Mountaineers past Chadron State

Eagles Notes: Quarterback leads Mountaineers past Chadron State

Senior quarterback Conner Desch completed 15 of 18 passes for 234 yards and five touchdowns in the first half as the Western Colorado Mountaineers built a 42-7 intermission lead and went on to down the Chadron State Eagles 56-28 on Saturday.

Saturday's local scoreboard, Sept. 24

Saturday's local scoreboard, Sept. 24

Saturday's local scoreboard, Sept. 24

Cercal scores four goals to help Cougars to 5-2 win over Northwest

Cercal scores four goals to help Cougars to 5-2 win over Northwest

Western Nebraska Community College’s Rodrigo Cercal has never scored four goals in a match in his playing career.

Wayne State 4-0 for first time in 29 years

Wayne State 4-0 for first time in 29 years

The Wildcats won their fourth straight on Saturday, 48-21 over Concordia-St. Paul

No. 7 Hawks men's soccer comes up just short in instant classic

No. 7 Hawks men's soccer comes up just short in instant classic

The No. 7 Northeast Community College men’s soccer team played their only game this week Saturday as they battled with Southeastern Community College in West Burlington, Iowa.

‘Voice of the Broncos’ Mike Will inducted into Hastings College Athletic Hall of Fame

‘Voice of the Broncos’ Mike Will inducted into Hastings College Athletic Hall of Fame

Mike Will has been the Voice of the Broncos since 1999.

Doane pushes past Dordt in OT

Doane pushes past Dordt in OT

SIOUX CENTER, IA — Key plays late in the fourth quarter and overtime pushed the Doane Tigers to a win Saturday over the Dordt Defenders in Doane's first road game of 2022.

Top-ranked Wildcats sweep #9 UMD, match school-record win streak

Top-ranked Wildcats sweep #9 UMD, match school-record win streak

#1 Wayne State forced 24 attack errors with 12 blocks and held #9 Minnesota Duluth to a .100 hitting percentage as the Wildcats posted a 25-20, 25-16, 25-15 Northern Sun Conference volleyball road sweep in Duluth, Minn. Saturday.

Tell Spies is latest brother in family legacy of Loper football players

Tell Spies is latest brother in family legacy of Loper football players

Jake came first, then Tye, and now Tell. The three brothers from Mullen have made the Lopers a family tradition.

Late defensive score lifts Beatrice over Plattsmouth

Late defensive score lifts Beatrice over Plattsmouth

Beatrice improved to 2-3 on Friday night. 

Cougar notes: WNCC volleyball team sweeps Lamar

Cougar notes: WNCC volleyball team sweeps Lamar

The 7th-ranked Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team swept past Lamar Community College for their 20th win of the season in convincing fashion 25-11, 25-13, 25-17 on Friday at Cougar Palace.

Bridgeport Bulldogs beat Bayard with 344 rushing yards

Bridgeport Bulldogs beat Bayard with 344 rushing yards

The Bridgeport Bulldogs hosted the Bayard Tigers for their homecoming football game Friday night.

Schwartz accounts for six touchdowns in South Platte's win over Creek Valley

Schwartz accounts for six touchdowns in South Platte's win over Creek Valley

Jarrette Schwartz scored six total touchdowns and the South Platte football team secured their first win of the season with a 70-26 victory over district rival Creek Valley Friday night in Chappell. 

Friday's local scoreboard, Sept. 23

Friday's local scoreboard, Sept. 23

Friday's local scoreboard, Sept. 23

Bluejays fly high with 58-6 win over the Blue Devils in Wayne

Bluejays fly high with 58-6 win over the Blue Devils in Wayne

26 games and counting.

That's how longs it been since the Pierce Bluejays fell to the Wayne Blue Devils, as the story repeated itself on the field Friday night in Northeast Nebraska.

BDS downs Falls City Sacred Heart as Rotter notches 250th career win

BDS downs Falls City Sacred Heart as Rotter notches 250th career win

BRUNING, NE — It was a close one through most of the first half, but the BDS Eagles pulled away from the Falls City Sacred Heart Irish to win a highly-anticipated matchup Friday night.

NCN Friday night scoreboard

NCN Friday night scoreboard

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Sidney Comes up Short Against 6th Ranked Bison

Sidney Comes up Short Against 6th Ranked Bison

The Sidney Red Raiders and the C-1 number 6 ranked McCook Bison were tied 7-7 after the first quarter of play Friday afternoon at Weymouth Field.

#1 Wildcats one win from matching school record win streak after sweeping #4 St. Cloud State

#1 Wildcats one win from matching school record win streak after sweeping #4 St. Cloud State

The top-ranked Wayne State volleyball team is now 15-0, one win from matching the 2010 team's school-record winning streak, after a straight sets win over fourth-ranked St. Cloud State.

WSC women's soccer team scores first win of the season

WSC women's soccer team scores first win of the season

The Wayne State women's soccer team notched its first win of the season on Friday, beating Minnesota Crookston 3-0 in NSIC action.

Eagles look to continue RMAC win streak this weekend

Eagles look to continue RMAC win streak this weekend

The Chadron State College volleyball team hopes to keep its three-match Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference streak on the move, this Friday and Saturday, with Fort Lewis College and Western Colorado University visiting.

Lexington proud of new turf field, hoping to notch first win

Lexington proud of new turf field, hoping to notch first win

The Lexington football team is hoping to notch its first win on its new turf field.

WSC announces 2022 Hall of Fame class

WSC announces 2022 Hall of Fame class

A new class of Hall-of-Famers will be inducted at Wayne State next month.

Huskers come up short against No. 9 Northwestern

Huskers come up short against No. 9 Northwestern

Huskers come up short with 4-2 loss against No. 9 Northwestern

Creighton women’s soccer suffers first loss of the season

Creighton women’s soccer suffers first loss of the season

Creighton's women's soccer records first loss after eight-game unbeaten streak

Peru State women's golf finishes fifth in College of St. Mary's Fall Classic

Peru State women's golf finishes fifth in College of St. Mary's Fall Classic

On a drizzly afternoon in Omaha, Nebraska the Peru State women's golf team finished in fifth at the College of St. Mary Fall Classic. As a team the women shot 392 overall and +104.

Peru State hires Renita “Toni” Closner to take over Bobcat softball program

Peru State hires Renita “Toni” Closner to take over Bobcat softball program

The Peru State athletic department recently announced the hiring of Renita "Toni" Closner to head the Bobcat softball program. Last season the Bobcats went 15-32 overall and 10-26 in Heart of America Athletic Conference play.

Doane men's soccer takes down Presentation for first win of the year

Doane men's soccer takes down Presentation for first win of the year

Doane's men's soccer team defeat Presentation 2-1

Doane's women's soccer draws with Presentation

Doane's women's soccer draws with Presentation

The Doane Tigers and the Presentation Saints play to a 1-1 draw.

Sidney cruises through Mitchell triangular

Sidney cruises through Mitchell triangular

The Sidney Lady Raiders swept their second volleyball triangular in as many weeks with straight set wins over Mitchell and Gering on Thursday afternoon and evening in Mitchell.

WNCC volleyball team topple McCook in straight sets

WNCC volleyball team topple McCook in straight sets

It was a battle of Ogallala High School graduates Thursday night as the 7th-ranked Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team hosted McCook Community College.

Husker softball wins 10-0 over Lopers

Husker softball wins 10-0 over Lopers

The Huskers claim a blowout 10-0 win over the Lopers

Beatrice finds trouble with bats, falls to Crete 3-1

Beatrice finds trouble with bats, falls to Crete 3-1

Beatrice's seven game win streak came to an end Thursday night. 

Eagles to visit Western Colorado Saturday

Eagles to visit Western Colorado Saturday

Still looking for its first win of the season, the Chadron State football team will play on a soccer field in Gunnison, Colo., on Saturday afternoon when it takes on the Western Colorado Mountaineers. 

Thursday's local scoreboard, Sept. 22

Thursday's local scoreboard, Sept. 22

Thursday's local scoreboard, Sept. 22

NJC Notes: Volleyball Wins 3 at Wyo-Braska Tournament

NJC Notes: Volleyball Wins 3 at Wyo-Braska Tournament

The Plainswomen faced off against Eastern Wyoming College in their first match of the Wyo-Braska tournament on Thursday, September 15th.

20-player roster helps Potter-Dix volleyball to a 12-1 start

20-player roster helps Potter-Dix volleyball to a 12-1 start

The Potter-Dix volleyball team is on a hot streak for the season with a 12-1 record.

'We're gonna have to bust our butts': Wayne football loves when Pierce comes to town

'We're gonna have to bust our butts': Wayne football loves when Pierce comes to town

The team is 1-3 on the season but their head coach, Hayden DeLano says the team keeps getting better each week.

Kearney High administrators apologize after students accused of harassing Lincoln High volleyball players

Kearney High administrators apologize after students accused of harassing Lincoln High volleyball players

Administrators at Kearney High School and Lincoln High School are investigating allegations of Kearney students directing hateful language towards Lincoln High volleyball players.

Sidney Survives Chase County in Four Sets

Sidney Survives Chase County in Four Sets

The Sidney Lady Raiders bounced back from a second set meltdown for a 25-19, 20-25, 28-26, 25-15 win over the Chase County Longhorns Tuesday at the Cabela’s Athletic Facility.

Hershey sweeps Kimball

Hershey sweeps Kimball

The Hershey Panthers own a 9-4 record so far on the season as they welcome the Kimball Longhorns to town who are still searching for their first win.

Bayard remains perfect, sweeps home triangular

Bayard remains perfect, sweeps home triangular

Bayard Junior Danika Hassel finished with 24 kills, 3 blocks and 2 ace serves in a pair of matches Tuesday, and the Tigers improved to 11-0 this season with victories over Garden County and Leyton at their home triangular. 

Eagles notes: Chadron State wins golf tournament with four in top 10

Eagles notes: Chadron State wins golf tournament with four in top 10

For the third consecutive year, the Chadron State College golf team won a fall tournament in South Dakota, taking home the team trophy on Tuesday at the Hardrocker Invite at The Golf Club at Red Rocks in Rapid City.

WNCC volleyball captures 18th win with sweep over Casper

WNCC volleyball captures 18th win with sweep over Casper

It wasn’t the prettiest of contests Tuesday night for the 7th-ranked Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team, but the Cougars dug deep and found a way in picking up their 18th win of the season with a sweep over Casper.

Newcomer wins tie down roping at Chadron State rodeo

Newcomer wins tie down roping at Chadron State rodeo

A newcomer made his debut on the Chadron State College rodeo team special last weekend by winning the tie down roping during the CSC rodeo at the Dawes County Fairgrounds.

Tuesday's local scoreboard, Sept. 20

Tuesday's local scoreboard, Sept. 20

Tuesday's local scoreboard, Sept. 20

Taylor captures medalist honors, new school record to lead WSC golf squad to runner-up finish

Taylor captures medalist honors, new school record to lead WSC golf squad to runner-up finish

The Wayne State College women’s golf team set four new school records on their way to a second place finish at the season-opening Golden Bear Classic.

Kearney High School inducts 2022 Athletic Hall of Fame

Kearney High School inducts 2022 Athletic Hall of Fame

Kearney High School will induct three people into the Kearney High School Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday at the Bearcat Football game.

Good Life Action Sports inaugural skateboard contest in Norfolk

Good Life Action Sports inaugural skateboard contest in Norfolk

The Good Life Action Sports said they will host its inaugural skateboard contest at the Norfolk Skatepark on Oct. 1. 

Deiontay Dozier receives Heart Special Teams Player of the Week

Deiontay Dozier receives Heart Special Teams Player of the Week

The Heart of America Athletic Conference announced their Heart Football Players of the Week. Deiontay Dozier (Cordova, Tenn.) was named Special Teams Player of the Week.

WNCC volleyball drops to No. 7; host Casper College Tuesday

WNCC volleyball drops to No. 7; host Casper College Tuesday

The Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team dropped out of the Top 5 in this week’s NJCAA national rankings, falling to No. 7 after going 4-1 at the WyoBraska Invite this past weekend.

NJC notes: NJC Splits at the Crystal Inn Tournament

NJC notes: NJC Splits at the Crystal Inn Tournament

NJC battled against Utah State University Eastern on Friday, September 2nd in the Crystal Inn Tournament at Salt Lake Community College in Salt Lake City, UT. 

Monday's local scoreboard, Sept. 19

Monday's local scoreboard, Sept. 19

Monday's local scoreboard, Sept. 19

UNK volleyball moves up one spot to #7

UNK volleyball moves up one spot to #7

The UNK volleyball team stays in the top 10 of the NCAA Division II coaches' poll, moving up to No. 7 in the latest rankings.

Wayne State volleyball ranked #1 for third time in school history

Wayne State volleyball ranked #1 for third time in school history

The Wayne State volleyball team moved up two spots to first in this week’s AVCA Division II Top 25 Coaches Poll released Monday afternoon.

UNK track, cross country bring Bonsall family closer together

UNK track, cross country bring Bonsall family closer together

'We didn’t want them to feel pressured or obligated to do stuff,' said Brady Bonsall.

Peru State Garrison Dodge nominated for AFCA Good Works Team

Peru State Garrison Dodge nominated for AFCA Good Works Team

Allstate and the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) announced the final roster for the 31st Allstate AFCA Good Works Team®, recognizing 22 college football student-athletes and a head coach for outstanding contributions to their communities.

WNCC men win third straight match

WNCC men win third straight match

The Western Nebraska Community College men’s soccer team captured its third straight victory to move to 3-0 in conference with a hard-fought win over Lamar Community College on Saturday, topping the Lopes 2-0.

Black Hills maintains lead for 32-23 win over Eagles

Black Hills maintains lead for 32-23 win over Eagles

Black Hills State broke a 10-10 halftime deadlock by scoring on a pair of pass plays in the third quarter, added to its lead by kicking field goal early in the fourth period and hung on to defeat Chadron State 32-23.

Eagles establish win streak on Saturday

Eagles establish win streak on Saturday

The Chadron State College volleyball team won its third straight match on Saturday at South Dakota Mines, toppling the Hardrockers in five sets.

WNCC volleyball splits contests on Saturday in WyoBraska Invite

WNCC volleyball splits contests on Saturday in WyoBraska Invite

The 5th-ranked Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team finished off the WyoBraska Invite by splitting a pair of competitive contests on Saturday.

Lopers Score Early, Eat Clock Late to Hold Off Washburn, 21-13

Lopers Score Early, Eat Clock Late to Hold Off Washburn, 21-13

The No. 28/21 Nebraska Kearney football team scored 21 first half points, forced three late punts and had a game closing seven-minute drive to hold off No. 26/18 Washburn, 21-13, Saturday afternoon in Topeka, Kan.

Saturday's local scoreboard, Sept. 17

Saturday's local scoreboard, Sept. 17

Saturday's local scoreboard, Sept. 17