Pioneers win at North Platte, set for home opener

Pioneers win at North Platte, set for home opener

The Western Nebraska Pioneers opened the summer season by winning two of three games in North Platte, taking the rubber game of that series on Thursday night 8-6 in ten innings. The Pios were trailing 6-3 heading to the eighth but then proceeded to score one in that inning, then…
Zephyrs win at Ogallala plus weekend legion games in town

Zephyrs win at Ogallala plus weekend legion games in town

The WESTCO Zephyrs evened up their record at 5-5 on the season on Thursday night with a road win over Ogallala by the final of 3-1. This one was a pitchers duel with the two teams combining for a total of just six hits. WESTCO's star of the night was…
Mountain West announces 2022 football TV schedules and game times

Mountain West announces 2022 football TV schedules and game times

Laramie, Wyo. (May 26, 2022) -- The 2022 Mountain West Conference Football television schedules were released on Thursday in connection with Mountain West television partners CBS Sports Network (CBSSN) and FOX Sports Networks.  The Wyoming Cowboys will have at least 10 of their 12 games televised this fall, including five games on…
Rockies fall four games under .500 with loss at Nationals

Rockies fall four games under .500 with loss at Nationals

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin ended a 10-start winless streak, allowing three runs over 6 1/3 innings to lead the Washington Nationals over the Colorado Rockies 7-3 on Thursday night. Corbin (1-7) has not won since last Sept. 23 at Cincinnati in his next-to-last start of the season. He gave…
Pios throw combined no-hitter in opening night split at North Platte

Pios throw combined no-hitter in opening night split at North Platte

After having their season opener at North Platte rained out on Tuesday the Western Nebraska Pioneers and Plainsmen split a pair of games on Wednesday at Bill Wood Field. In the season opener it was Ryan Sleeman (West Valley JC) and Nick Soudah (Skyline JC) combining to throw a seven…
Gering falls in home opener to Alliance

Gering falls in home opener to Alliance

It was all Alliance on Wednesday night as the Spartans spoiled the Gering PVC home opener at Oregon Trail Park with a 9-1 win in five innings. Jakob Callihan and Kellen Muhr combined to throw five innings and strike out 11 hitters in the run-rule shortened game while their offense…
Bozak caps rally with OT goal, Blues beat Avs 5-4 in Game 5

Bozak caps rally with OT goal, Blues beat Avs 5-4 in Game 5

DENVER (AP) — Tyler Bozak and the St. Louis Blues experienced just about every emotion imaginable over the course of a win-or-season-ends game in which they fell behind by three goals. Ultimately, they landed on this improbable one — elation. Bozak scored 3:38 into overtime and the Blues fended off…
Rockies drop finale in Pittsburgh

Rockies drop finale in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jack Suwinski doesn’t step into the batter’s box trying to hit home runs. The Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder is hitting them anyway. The 23-year-old flipped a full-count pitch just over the rail above the Clemente Wall at PNC Park in the sixth inning on Wednesday to erase a three-run deficit,…
Mitchell’s Cael Peters finishes 2nd in Class C State Golf

Mitchell’s Cael Peters finishes 2nd in Class C State Golf

Mitchell High School sophomore Cael Peters came up just short of a state title on Wednesday in Columbus at the Class C State Golf Tournament, falling in a playoff to the champion, Noah Carpenter, of Palmyra. Peters finished 8 over par in his opening round and started the day six…