Pioneers back home tonight, local legion scores

Pioneers back home tonight, local legion scores

There's plenty of baseball in the Scottsbluff/Gering area this week and heading into the holiday weekend including the Pioneers at home with tourney action for the Zephyrs and a rivalry game Sunday. Pioneers schedule Tonight: North Platte at Pioneers, 6:35 pmFriday: North Platte at Pioneers, doubleheader, 5 pmSaturday: U.S. Military…
Dodgers hit 3 homers, knock off Rockies 8-4

Dodgers hit 3 homers, knock off Rockies 8-4

DENVER (AP) — Freddie Freeman, Will Smith and Cody Bellinger homered, and the Los Angeles Dodgers took advantage of Germán Márquez’s struggles and early injury exit to beat the Colorado Rockies 8-4 on Wednesday night. Trea Turner added a two-run double and Julio Urías pitched into the sixth inning as…
Nuggets and Wizards agree to 4-player swap

Nuggets and Wizards agree to 4-player swap

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets have agreed to a deal that would send guards Will Barton and Monte Morris to the Washington Wizards for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Ish Smith, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity…
West Nebraska All-Star Alumni Golf Tournament set for July 16

West Nebraska All-Star Alumni Golf Tournament set for July 16

The 2022 West Nebraska All-Star Volleyball and Football Alumni Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, July 16th, at Riverside Golf Course in Scottsbluff. The event will be a 4-person scramble and will start at 9 am MT. The cost is $100 per golfer or $400 per team and those…
McCollum leads Zephyrs to pitchers duel win over Gering

McCollum leads Zephyrs to pitchers duel win over Gering

There were just five combined hits at Cleveland Field on Tuesday night as the WESTCO Zephyrs beat Gering Platte Valley Companies 1-0 in senior legion action. Z's starting pitcher Hunter McCollum was lights out on the mound with a complete game shutout that included 13 strikeouts and just one hit…
Pioneers clinch playoff berth with win over Hastings

Pioneers clinch playoff berth with win over Hastings

The Western Nebraska Pioneers will be playing in the 2022 Independence League playoffs when the season finishes up in late July into early August. The Pios clinched that postseason berth with a 7-3 win on the road over the Hastings Sodbusters on Tuesday night. https://twitter.com/wnpioneers/status/1541974570600734721?s=11&t=ZFcBciAA9zYbA0ZtV9NleQ Pioneers Twitter with postgame reaction…
Grichuk, Diaz homer, Rockies rough up Kershaw, Dodgers 7-4

Grichuk, Diaz homer, Rockies rough up Kershaw, Dodgers 7-4

DENVER (AP) — Randall Grichuk and Elias Diaz homered and the Colorado Rockies continued their Coors Field mastery of Clayton Kershaw with a 7-4 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night. The Rockies roughed up Kershaw for six runs and nine hits in four innings, his shortest outing…
Baseball scoreboard: Gering at WESTCO tonight, Pioneers look to clinch

Baseball scoreboard: Gering at WESTCO tonight, Pioneers look to clinch

Here's a quick look at what's going on with local baseball with the Pioneers, WESTCO, and Gering. Legion ball Tonight it's Gering at WESTCO for a JR/SR doubleheader at Cleveland Field starting at 5 pm with the Express taking on B&C Steel. We'll have coverage of the late game with…
WNCC women’s basketball sends seven to play at the Division I level

WNCC women’s basketball sends seven to play at the Division I level

It is official as the final Cougar from the 2021-22 Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team signed to continue at the next level. All-in-all, WNCC is sending seven players onto the NCAA Division I level, the most in school history, with a flurry of signings in May and June.…
Kuhl tosses 3-hit shutout, Rockies beat Dodgers 4-0 at Coors

Kuhl tosses 3-hit shutout, Rockies beat Dodgers 4-0 at Coors

DENVER (AP) — Chad Kuhl crouched in a tunnel at Coors Field, sharing the moment with his parents on a FaceTime call as his phone kept buzzing with other messages of congratulations. The fact that the best start of his career came against the powerful Los Angeles Dodgers only made…