Gering and Scottsbluff earn girls tennis wins over Alliance

Gering and Scottsbluff earn girls tennis wins over Alliance

Two-thirds of a girls tennis triangular took place on Tuesday at Scottsbluff High School with Gering and Scottsbluff both squaring off with Alliance and both teams picking up hard fought wins. In the opener it was Gering edging Alliance 5-4, "We had some good matches despite the cold conditions", said…
WNCC women knock off top-seeded Jones at nationals

WNCC women knock off top-seeded Jones at nationals

LUBBOCK, Texas – Ky Buell hit a 15-footer with 13 seconds to play and the No. 16-seeded Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team knocked off No. 1-seeded Jones College in the second round of the NJCAA national tournament in Lubbock, Texas, Tuesday afternoon. It is the first time a…
Cron’s 5 RBIs key Rockies’ 6-2 win over Astros

Cron’s 5 RBIs key Rockies’ 6-2 win over Astros

DENVER (AP) — C.J. Cron homered and drove in five runs, Jon Gray pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the Houston Astros 6-2 on Tuesday night. Dom Nuñez also hit a home run for the Rockies, who snapped a nine-game losing streak to the Astros.…
Husker Spring Game To Be Televised

Husker Spring Game To Be Televised

The Big Ten Network will televise Nebraska’s May 1 Red-White Spring Game presented by FNBO. Kickoff at Memorial Stadium is set for shortly after 1 p.m. CT. The game can also be heard on the Learfield/IMG College Husker Sports Network with coverage beginning at 11 a.m. CT. Mobile tickets remain…
WNCC tops Iowa Western at nationals

WNCC tops Iowa Western at nationals

LUBBOCK, Texas – The Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team received 22 points from Ashley Panem and played solid defense in earning a 79-70 win over Iowa Western Community College Monday in the first-round of the NJCAA National Tournament in Lubbock, Texas. WNCC moves to 16-5 on the season…
CSC, Wayne State to have joint practice Saturday

CSC, Wayne State to have joint practice Saturday

CHADRON, Neb. -- April 19 2021 -- The Chadron State College football team will wrap up spring practice Saturday by hosting the Wayne State Wildcats in what Eagles' Head Coach Jay Long prefers to call a joint practice rather than a scrimmage.  Both teams are expected to pour onto Elliott Field about 10:30…
Texas too Much for Huskers

Texas too Much for Huskers

OMAHA, Neb. - The fifth-seeded Nebraska volleyball team saw its season come to an end Monday, as the Huskers fell to No. 4 seed Texas, 3-1 at the CHI Health Center in Omaha. Texas won the first set 25-22, before Nebraska bounced back to take the second set 25-19. The Huskers led by…
WNCC baseball splits with NJC on Sunday

WNCC baseball splits with NJC on Sunday

STERLING, Colo. – The Western Nebraska Community College baseball team split an Empire Conference doubleheader on Sunday with Northeastern Junior College in contrasting styles. The first game saw an offensive slugfest as the Cougars and Plainsmen combined for 32 runs and 32 hits. The Cougars Luis Alcantara had a grand…
WNCC softball drops four games to Otero over the weekend

WNCC softball drops four games to Otero over the weekend

LAJUNTA, Colo. – The Western Nebraska Community College softball team had some bad breaks in games with Otero Junior College on Saturday and Sunday, dropping all four games. The losses, though, weren’t without some exciting action. On Saturday, the Cougars gave up four early runs in the first game and…
WNCC soccer teams fall to NJC on Sunday

WNCC soccer teams fall to NJC on Sunday

STERLING, Colo. – The Western Nebraska Community College women’s and men’s soccer teams dropped Region IX contests to Northeastern Junior College on Sunday in Sterling, Colorado. The Cougar women lost a heartbreaker, falling to the Plainswomen in double overtime 2-1. The Cougar men were shutout by the Plainsmen, falling 4-0.…