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YANKTON — The future of Norfolk girls fast-pitch softball looks bright. Over the weekend, the Norfolk Golden Girls 14-and-under team, coached by Andy Severance, brought home gold medals and the championship trophy from the American Softball Association’s Northern National tournament here.
We have answers. After months of uncertainty, the Nebraska School Activities Association made it official Monday morning: There will be fall sports.
For a dirt-track driver to return to his hometown and win a feature race against top competition in front of a large crowd including family and friends is certainly a career highlight.
HASTINGS — The Norfolk Elkhorn Valley Bank Seniors closed out one of their best seasons in years by sweeping a road doubleheader over Hastings Five Points Bank by identical scores of 1-0.
WAYNE — With the health and safety of its member institutions’ communities, the importance of successful institutional campus reopening and the overall well-being of its student-athletes as its top priorities, the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Board of Directors on Monday unanimous…
The Norfolk Elkhorn Valley Bank Seniors finished the final home doubleheader of the season with two wins against Columbus. They picked up the 6-3 win in the first game and they went on to win 11-3 in six innings, in the nightcap.
PAPILLION — Growing up in Norfolk, Denise Koziol loved playing basketball and running track but admits she didn’t like volleyball until high school.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — College athletes in Nebraska may soon be able to sign endorsement deals with sneaker companies, car dealerships and other sponsors under a bill approved by lawmakers on Tuesday.
The Golden Girls 16s softball team split the final doubleheader of the season with the Yankton Fury 16s, falling 6-5 in the first game but rebounding with a 9-1 victory in the nightcap Tuesday night at Ta-Ha-Zouka Park.
KEARNEY — Lauren Thiele of Wahoo took home medalist honors and played her way into quarterfinals at the 97th Nebraska Women’s Match Play Championship at Kearney Country Club here Monday.
Thirteen 305 non-winged sprint cars made a first-ever visit to Off Road Speedway on Saturday night as part of the Lynn Langenberg Memorial celebration, with cars and drivers from Iowa, Missouri, Minnesota, South Dakota and Nebraska.
Although the upcoming fall athletics season has been delayed at many of the nation’s community and junior colleges, limited practices will still be allowed beginning in August under strict guidelines due to the effects of COVID-19 pandemic.
At a young age, Melanie Kroeger grew up running around, playing volleyball, basketball and whatever she got her hands on. That competitive spirit took her around the U.S. and the world.
LAS VEGAS — Norfolk track athlete Jamaya Koehlmoos traveled to Las Vegas to compete in the Amateur Athletic Union, West Coast Junior Olympic Games against the best 12-year-old girls in the west region of the United States this past weekend.
The Norfolk Nucor Steel Juniors baseball team couldn’t get a run on the board in the doubleheader against Kearney Post 52 on Tuesday afternoon, losing 2-0 and 11-0 in five innings.
OMAHA — Another group of high school golfers who saw their seasons canceled this spring had an opportunity to compete with their high school teammates and coaches on Monday at The Player’s Club at Deer Creek, an Arnold Palmer signature golf course.
KEARNEY — There was no restraining the South after it gave up the first touchdown in the 62nd Nebraska Shrine Bowl, the nation’s first football game since March.
Kyle Prauner won his second IMCA SportMods “A” feature of the season at Off Road Speedway Saturday night, and he saw the victory as a combination of circumstance and opportunity.
ALBION — When you go back in time and understand the love of a sport, Ron Falk from Albion is one of those guys you like to love and like to support while on the track.
Despite the Nebraska School Activities Association’s vote to allow high school fall sports in the state, there are still questions whether Omaha Public Schools will go along with it.