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…
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.…
WNCC opens basketball nationals Monday morning

WNCC opens basketball nationals Monday morning

The Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team is ready to make their fifth straight appearance at the national tournament when they open play at the NJCAA national tournament Monday morning in Lubbock, Texas. The Cougars, who last year earned a first-round bye and seeded 7th but didn’t get to play…
WNCC volleyball ends season at nationals

WNCC volleyball ends season at nationals

WEST PLAINS, Mo. – The Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team saw their season come to an end after going 1-1 on Friday at the NJCAA national tournament in West Plains, Missouri. WNCC started the day with an impressive, five-set win over Lawson State Community College where Karen Cordero finished…
Dodgers top Rockies 7-5

Dodgers top Rockies 7-5

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Turner and Max Muncy each hit a three-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 7-5 on Thursday night as David Price earned his first regular-season save. Muncy’s two-out drive in the seventh inning off reliever Yency Almonte (0-1) gave the defending…
EWC basketball getting Morrill’s Libbie Schaefer

EWC basketball getting Morrill’s Libbie Schaefer

Another Wednesday afternoon signing took place at Morrill High School with senior Libbie Schaefer deciding to stay close to home for the next couple of year to continue her basketball career as she signed with Eastern Wyoming College. Schaefer says it's a perfect match for her academics and basketball, "First…