Nebraska High School Finals Rodeo – 1st Performance Results

Nebraska High School Finals Rodeo – 1st Performance Results

The Nebraska High School Finals Rodeo is underway in Burwell. Boys and girls cutting took place early Thursday morning, while first official performance took place at 11am. The second performance will take place Thursday evening at 6pm. Here are results from that performance, per the NEHSRA: Reined Cowhorse: Back#NameCity/StPointsRnd 1…
Billy Engel steps down as WNCC men’s basketball coach

Billy Engel steps down as WNCC men’s basketball coach

KNEB Sports has confirmed that Billy Engel has officially stepped down as the head men's basketball coach at Western Nebraska Community College. Responding via text message this morning, Engel said, "I've truly enjoyed my time here and couldn't imagine coaching anywhere else. It's just time for me to move on…
Pioneers close homestand with win over Bee-Jays

Pioneers close homestand with win over Bee-Jays

The Western Nebraska Pioneers earned a split of their two game series last night, beating the Liberal Bee-Jays 7-2 at Oregon Trail Park Stadium. The Pioneers went in front for good in the bottom of the fifth inning on two run double from Jackson Yeager, making the score 4-2. They'd…
Gering and WESTCO on the road for games through the weekend

Gering and WESTCO on the road for games through the weekend

Here's the schedule for the Gering and WESTCO legion programs through this weekend. Thursday: Gering B&C Steel at Broken Bow Thursday: Gering Platte Valley Companies at Broken Bow Thursday - Sunday: WESTCO Express at Laramie WY Tournament Friday: WESTCO Zephyrs at Blair (doubleheader) Friday: Gering B&C Steel at Aurora Friday:…
Josiah Allick and Triston Simpson join Husker Men’s Basketball staff

Josiah Allick and Triston Simpson join Husker Men’s Basketball staff

Nebraska men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg announced Wednesday that Josiah Allick and Triston Simpson will join the Husker basketball staff as graduate assistants for the upcoming season. Allick will serve as a graduate assistant this season, as he rehabs following ankle surgery. He helped Nebraska to one of its most…
Pioneers drop series opener against Liberal

Pioneers drop series opener against Liberal

The Western Nebraska Pioneers opened a brief two game series at home on Tuesday night, falling to the Liberal Bee-Jays by the final of 12-6. Liberal scored multiple runs in the second, fourth, and ninth innings while racking up a total of 15 hits in the game. https://youtu.be/X5FjDVVooYk Alejandro Castillo…
Zephyrs fall twice at home to North Platte

Zephyrs fall twice at home to North Platte

On Tuesday afternoon and evening the WESTCO Zephyrs dropped a pair of home games at Cleveland Field to North Platte by the finals of 7-3 and 2-0. In game one for WESTCO it was starting pitcher Oscar Felix tossing six innings and allowing just one earned run while striking out…
WNCC to hold several camps beginning at the end of June

WNCC to hold several camps beginning at the end of June

Western Nebraska Community College athletics will be holding plenty of summer sports camps beginning the last of June through July with volleyball, basketball and soccer camps. The WNCC volleyball camps are special this year as interim volleyball coach Fatima Balza will be holding several camps, including a special Elite Volleyball…
WNCC golf classic featured 23 teams, largest since 2013

WNCC golf classic featured 23 teams, largest since 2013

The annual WNCC Cougar Golf Classic was a success on Saturday at Monument Shadows Golf Course with 23 teams taking part in the fun 4-person scramble. The 23 teams entered was the first time 20 teams were in the field since 2013 and the competition was fierce. The tournament helps…