Holdrege Hires New Head Basketball Coach

Holdrege Hires New Head Basketball Coach

HOLDREGE - Holdrege Public Schools has announced the new hiring of Brandt Runge as a socials studies teacher at Holdrege High School and the Head Varsity Boys' Basketball Coach. Runge will replace Jon Karn. Brandt and his wife Carlie both graduated from Axtell High School and attended the University of…
Storm win season series against Force in 5-2 victory

Storm win season series against Force in 5-2 victory

February 27th, 2021 Kearney, NE. – The Tri-City Storm won the six-game season series against the Fargo Force in a thrilling 5-2 victory at the Viaero Center on Saturday night. Ben Schoen, Rhett Pitlick, Guillaume Richard, Carter Mazur, and Isac Jonsson all scored goals in the Storm’s win. Tri-City concludes “Concrete…
UNK Unable To Hold Off Missouri Western

UNK Unable To Hold Off Missouri Western

Kearney, Neb. – Sophomore guard Reese Glover stuck his sixth three pointer of the day with 26 seconds left to help Missouri Western State edge Nebraska-Kearney, 74-72, Saturday afternoon in St. Joseph.The Griffons (13-9) tied for third in the final standings and avenge a 75-67 loss to the Lopers (8-14) earlier this…
Loomis Blows Past Coyotes, Earns State Bid

Loomis Blows Past Coyotes, Earns State Bid

BRADY - In the D2-District 5 Final at Brady Public Schools, #5 Loomis dominated from beginning to end with a standout performance from junior Quinn Johnson en route to a 83-45 victory over #12 Potter-Dix as the Wolves move on to the Boys State Basketball Championship in Lincoln. The Wolves…
UNK Women Post 19th Win

UNK Women Post 19th Win

Kearney, Neb. – Junior forward Elisa Backes had her second double double of the year and No. 14/28 Nebraska-Kearney finished strong to get by a pesky Missouri Western State team, 66-62, Saturday afternoon in St. Joseph, Mo. The Lopers end the regular season at 19-3 and will be the third seed in the MIAA Tournament. UNK will…
Loomis Girls Season Ends Against Mullen in District Final

Loomis Girls Season Ends Against Mullen in District Final

BRADY - Another competitive season came to a close for the Loomis Lady Wolves Friday night in the D2-District 4 Final in Brady at the hands of the Mullen Broncos. Mullen, winners of 23 games coming into the contest, had looked dominant all season while Loomis had gotten hot late…
Loper Softball Has Big Day

Loper Softball Has Big Day

Kearney, Neb. – Redshirt sophomore third baseman Bri Healy belted three home runs to help Nebraska-Kearney beat Southwest Baptist, 9-8, and William Jewell, 11-0 (5 innings), Friday afternoon in Springfield, Mo.The games were part of the two-day Drury Invitational. The Lopers (6-5) have now won four in a row; they'll…
Loomis Boys Avoid Upset Bid by SEM in Overtime

Loomis Boys Avoid Upset Bid by SEM in Overtime

LOOMIS - It was nearly an incredible come-from-behind upset bid by the Sumner-Eddyville-Miller Mustangs, but Loomis prevailed to earn the D2-8 Sub-district title on Thursday night at home. Click here to listen to the broadcast. Loomis entered the night with 20 wins under their belt and a guarantee at at…
Loper Women Win, Loper Men Fall

Loper Women Win, Loper Men Fall

Kearney, Neb. – Senior guard Kelsey Sanger scored 10 points and sophomore reserve guard Trinity Law was big in the fourth quarter to help No. 14 Nebraska-Kearney hold off Northwest Missouri State, 53-50, Thursday night in Maryville. The Lopers improve to 18-3, move to 9-1 on the road and sweep the season series from the Bearcats (8-13). The win also…