The prep volleyball season gets underway in Northeast Nebraska this week, and sports reporter Paul Hughes says Norfolk, Norfolk Catholic and Lutheran High Northeast have big reasons to be optimistic about what their efforts on the court will bring. Plus, some area teams are facing changes wi…
Weekly Sport Shows by Nick and Paul
Prep football begins this weekend for teams in Northeast Nebraska, and some big-time rivalry games are on deck to kick off the season, especially for the Panthers and Knights. What's Norfolk Catholic Coach Jeff Bellar's plan as the Knights take on Pierce? What's in store for Lutheran High No…
Northeast Nebraska claims half of the Class C2 field in the upcoming boys state basketball tournament, including Wakefield and Howells-Dodge. Plus, Humphrey-Linsday Holy Family looks to advance through the tournament in D1, but Hartington-Newcastle stands in the way in the opening round.
Twelve teams from Northeast Nebraska are heading to the state tournament on Thursday. Crofton heads to Lincoln carrying impressive tournament record, and Humphrey-Lindsay Holy Family is looking for payback for last year's tournament loss to defending champ North Central.
None of the teams are above 50 percent, but don't sleep on the C1-7 subdistrict as post-season play begins in Nebraska boys basketball. Find out which teams to watch for on the road to the state tournament on this week's episode of Time Out.
The road to the girls state basketball tournament is paved a bit differently this year. Find out which area teams are in the district finals and face a win-or-go home matchup this week on Postgame with Paul.
Battle Creek at Neligh-Oakdale and Wakefield at Howells-Dodge provided some non-conference entertainment in boys basketball. Find out why in this week's episode of Time Out.
Chambers-Wheeler Central and Ewing appear to be on a collision course. The race to the state tournament is underway this week for area girls basketball teams. Columnist Paul Hughes delivers his thoughts on which teams to watch in this week's episode of Postgame with Paul.
A couple of weeks ago, Laurel-Concord-Coleridge gave Osmond its only loss of the season in a 80-54 matchup. The Tigers avenged that loss in the Lewis & Clark Conference title game. Plus, highlights from Mid-State, East Husker and Niobrara Valley conference tournaments on this week's epis…
The East Husker Conference was like a mini state tournament as the four finalists shared only five losses between them. Find out what the coaches had to say in this week's episode of Postgame with Paul.
The final unbeaten area team in Class C suffered its first loss last week, but the biggest winner in girls high school basketball was the icy-tempered bully who wouldn't let the teams get on the court.
Balance helped lift the West Holt Huskies over Boyd County in last week's game of the week, but it took two overtimes for the Huskies to finish the job. Plus, big games that could impact conference tournaments are coming up this week. Find out more in this week's episode of Time Out.
Only two undefeated high school boys basketball teams remain in Northeast and North Central Nebraska. Find out who they are as sports reporter Nick Benes delivers the details in this week's episode of Time Out.
Oakland-Craig and Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family occupy the top spots in this week's girls prep basketball ratings. Find out why as sports reporter Paul Hughes delivers the scoop in this week's edition of Postgame with Paul.
Norfolk Catholic's Dylan Kautz credited the Knights offensive line as he set a Class C2 record in the state semifinal on Friday. Creighton gets another shot at the title. North Central fell in a thriller with Burwell, and Humphrey St. Francis bows out of playoff contention with loss to Johns…
Of the eight teams from Northeast and North Central Nebraska that made it to the state volleyball tournament this year, three brought home second-place honors. Find out more as volleyball reporter Paul Hughes delivers the details in the season's final episode of Postgame with Paul.
Eight teams from Northeast and North Central Nebraska are heading to the 2018 State Volleyball Tournament in Lincoln this weekend. Find out who they are and how they got there on this week’s episode of Postgame with Paul.
“I wouldn’t trade these guys for the world. ... This is going to sting for quite a while, but at the same time, we’ll look back at it and be proud of what we were able to accomplish as a group," Pierce coach Mark Brahmer said after what was arguably the most entertaining game of the state hi…
MADISON — We’ll start this story like every other sports story, with a game. Head coach Dan Fuhs said that he was concerned about one of his players heading into this one though, an East Husker Conference tournament game against Tekamah-Herman, which had already beat the Dragons twice.