O-C’s Richards signs with CCC

O-C’s Richards signs with CCC

Central Community College volleyball is pleased to announce the signing of Josie Richards, a 2021 graduate of Oakland-Craig Junior/Senior High School. A setter and right-side hitter for the Knights, Richards logged 862 assists in 2020 to become Oakland-Craig’s single season assist record holder. Following her senior campaign, she was named…
Huskers Announce Volleyball Schedule

Huskers Announce Volleyball Schedule

The Nebraska volleyball program and the Big Ten Conference announced the 2021 regular season schedule on Friday. The Huskers will begin the 2021 campaign on Aug. 27-28 by hosting Tulsa, Colgate and Kansas State in a tournament at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. The following weekend, the Big Red will welcome…
Six Selected for Nebraska Athletic Hall of Fame

Six Selected for Nebraska Athletic Hall of Fame

Six distinguished student-athletes make up the 2021 University of Nebraska Athletic Hall of Fame class, announced on Wednesday, June 9. The class includes Therese Alshammar (women’s swimming & diving, 1998-99), Jordan Burroughs (wrestling, 2007-11), Bob Cerv (baseball and men’s basketball, 1947-50), Kelsey Griffin (women’s basketball, 2006-10), Larry Jacobson (football, 1969-71)…
Anderson Tabbed Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball

Anderson Tabbed Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball

Lincoln – Max Anderson racked up another postseason award on Wednesday, as he was named a freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. It’s the third-straight season Nebraska has produced a freshman All-American, as Colby Gomes (NCBWA) was honored in 2019 and Leighton Banjoff (Collegiate Baseball) was picked in 2020. Anderson,…
Details Set for Big Red Blitz on June 16

Details Set for Big Red Blitz on June 16

The Big Red Blitz presented by FNBO heads to all corners of Nebraska on Wednesday, June 16, with 10 groups hitting 20 stops across the state. Tentative details for each stop are now set, and all Big Red Blitz events are free to the public.  Capacity is limited for each…
Northeast Nebraska All-Star Volleyball Rosters Announced

Northeast Nebraska All-Star Volleyball Rosters Announced

NORFOLK, Neb. – The Northeast Nebraska All-Star Volleyball match will take place at 3 p.m. on Saturday in the Cox Activities in Norfolk.  Dark Team:  Morgan Ramsey (Chambers/Wheeler Central), Cassidy Hoffman (Clarkson-Leigh), Kayden Schumacher (Clarkson-Leigh), BriAnna Zohner (Battle Creek), Halle Berner (Lutheran High Northeast), Rachel Dierks (Chambers/Wheeler Central), Brenna Wagner (Summerland),…
Three Midland players named to NAIA Softball All-America Teams

Three Midland players named to NAIA Softball All-America Teams

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 2021 Softball All-America teams, selected by the NAIA All-America committee. Midland University had three players earned national recognition for their play on the field this past season. Katlin Anders and Emily Prai were both named Second-Team All-Americans while Roni Foote was named…
Schwellenbach Named Golden Spikes Semifinalist

Schwellenbach Named Golden Spikes Semifinalist

Lincoln – Nebraska’s Spencer Schwellenbach was named one of 25 semifinalists for the Golden Spikes Award on Tuesday afternoon, announced by USA Baseball. Schwellenbach is the first Husker to be named a semifinalist for the award since Scott Schreiber in 2018. Alex Gordon is the program’s lone recipient of the…
Five Huskers Earn All-Tournament Honors at Fayetteville Regional

Five Huskers Earn All-Tournament Honors at Fayetteville Regional

2021 NCAA Fayetteville Regional All-Tournament Team MVP – Kevin Kopps, Arkansas C – Griffin Everitt, Nebraska 1B – Luke Roskam, Nebraska 2b – Robert Moore, Arkansas SS – Jalen Battles, Arkansas 3B – Brice Matthews, Nebraska OF – Matt Goodheart, Arkansas OF – Christian Franklin, Arkansas OF – Joe Acker,…
Tom Dinsdale Auto/Striv Sports All-Star Basketball Rosters Announced

Tom Dinsdale Auto/Striv Sports All-Star Basketball Rosters Announced

The Tom Dinsdale Auto/Striv Sports All-Star Basketball Games will be held at Grand Island Central Catholic High School on Saturday, June 12th. The girls' game will tip-off at 5 pm, with the boys' game to follow.  This game will feature some of the top talent from Striv schools across the state,…