WNCC women down Lamar for 23rd win

WNCC women down Lamar for 23rd win

The Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team started slow but heated up as they had a team-effort 77-43 win over Lamar Community College in the last regular season home game. The win moved the Cougars to 23-6 on the year and it was their third straight. WNCC is 6-3…
WNCC baseball, softball home games moved up a day this weekend

WNCC baseball, softball home games moved up a day this weekend

The Western Nebraska Community College baseball and softball teams have moved their home games this weekend with Dawson Community College up a day to take advantage of the warm weather and avoid the colder weather that is forecasted for Sunday. The Cougar softball team will have their home openers on…
Scottsbluff boys win thriller over Seward to advance to State

Scottsbluff boys win thriller over Seward to advance to State

For the 13th time in the last 16 years the Scottsbluff boys basketball team is headed to Lincoln to play in the Class B State Tournament as the Bearcats on Monday night beat visiting Seward 49-46 to win the B-3 District Final. If you know, you know- It was one…
Gering boys end season with District Final loss at Omaha Roncalli

Gering boys end season with District Final loss at Omaha Roncalli

Monday night was the end of the line for the 2023-2024 Gering boys basketball season as the Bulldogs got beat in the B-6 District Final on the road by Omaha Roncalli, 68-48. A pair of seniors were Gering's top scorers in the loss with Jackson Howard finishing with 17 points…
Andrews named Big Ten Player of the Week

Andrews named Big Ten Player of the Week

Billie Andrews was named the Big Ten Softball Player of the Week Monday following an outstanding performance at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic over the weekend. Andrews was named the Big Ten Player of the Week for the second time in her career, while a Husker won the award for…
Potts earns Seventh Big Ten Freshman Honor

Potts earns Seventh Big Ten Freshman Honor

Nebraska's Natalie Potts captured her conference-leading seventh Big Ten Freshman-of-the-Week award of 2023-24 when the league announced its honors on Monday, Feb. 26. Potts, a 6-2 forward from O'Fallon, Mo., averaged 15.0 points, 8.5 rebounds and 2.0 steals to help power Nebraska to a pair of home wins last week.…
WNCC scores 35 runs in Sunday sweep of Miles

WNCC scores 35 runs in Sunday sweep of Miles

The Western Nebraska Community College baseball team combined for 35 runs, 29 hits, and six home runs in taking a doubleheader from Miles Community College on Sunday at Cleveland Field. Both games saw WNCC behind in the fourth inning and it was what they did afterwards that opened the flood…
WNCC softball team splits with Otero on Sunday

WNCC softball team splits with Otero on Sunday

LAJUNTA, Colo. – The Western Nebraska Community College split a Region IX conference doubleheader with Otero College on Sunday in LaJunta, Colorado. The first game saw the Cougars get home runs from Jenika Fuentes, Madi VanRiper, and Randi Mitchell, including a 4-RBI game from Mitchell in earning the come-from-behind win…