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Fairbury has a new head coach, almost entirely same starting lineup from 2018

Fairbury has a new head coach, almost entirely same starting lineup from 2018

New Fairbury head coach Matt Edson inherits a team with ample playing experience. The Jeffs return their starting quarterback, all running backs, all receivers, and the top nine tacklers from a season ago.

NCTC's Hot Topics On Falls Sports Highlights Programs' Culture Change

NCTC's Hot Topics On Falls Sports Highlights Programs' Culture Change

New coaches for Pioneers and Knights volleyball teams

Fairbury softball appears ready to get back to state tournament after narrowly missing out in 2018

Fairbury softball appears ready to get back to state tournament after narrowly missing out in 2018

Fairbury looks equipped to get back to state for the second time in three seasons. Having moved down from Class B to C, the Jeffs return their top seven hitters and four of their top five pitchers from last season.

Aviators Best Chasers 4-2

Aviators Best Chasers 4-2

Gutierrez goes deep to extend hit streak to ten

Diller-Odell volleyball plenty loaded to yet again make state in 2019

Diller-Odell volleyball plenty loaded to yet again make state in 2019

The Griffins are back this year, with plenty of talent to not only get back to state, but to perhaps raise another banner.

IHSBCA All-State Teams

IHSBCA All-State Teams

IHSBCA All-State Teams

Beatrice football primed to improve over one-win showing in 2018

Beatrice football primed to improve over one-win showing in 2018

After a 1-8 season last year, Beatrice returns many players with playing experience, and are primed to get back to the postseason.

Processors to begin work Sept. 1 for deer donations

Processors to begin work Sept. 1 for deer donations

Hunters all across Nebraska have the opportunity to help feed those less fortunate.

Chasers Walk Off With 4-3 Win In Ten

Chasers Walk Off With 4-3 Win In Ten

Gutierrez tallies 4 hits, including game-winning single in 10th

Aviators Best Chasers 6-5

Aviators Best Chasers 6-5

Heath homers & drives in 3, Phillips blasts 18th homer of year

De Witt looking to raise money for new baseball field lights this weekend

De Witt looking to raise money for new baseball field lights this weekend

The Saline County village of De Witt is looking to upgrade the lighting at its ballfields at Petersen Park with a fundraising event on Saturday evening.

Iowa extends Athletic Director Gary Barta through 2024

Iowa extends Athletic Director Gary Barta through 2024

Iowa Athletic Director Gary Barta has agreed to a three-year contract extension.

Sintek Throws No-Hitter in Fremont's First Round Victory at Mid-South Regional

Sintek Throws No-Hitter in Fremont's First Round Victory at Mid-South Regional

Brody Sintek was once again dominant on the mound, but his performance at the Mid-South Regional on Wednesday was on the biggest stage yet.

Lourdes graduate recovering after breaking both arms in triathlon - then finishing it

Lourdes graduate recovering after breaking both arms in triathlon - then finishing it

Josephine Kassube, a 2018 graduate from Lourdes Central Catholic in Nebraska City, broke both her arms in her first triathlon last month. Then she finished it.

IPSWA All-State Baseball Teams

IPSWA All-State Baseball Teams

IPSWA All-State Baseball Teams

Outdoor notes: Commission reminds public of landowner resources for those with wildlife damage

Outdoor notes: Commission reminds public of landowner resources for those with wildlife damage

At a special living history event on Aug. 17 at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park, living historians from across the country will reenact the daily life of the site in 1864.