2018 River Battle Bowl rosters

The River Battle Bowl, an annual high school all-star game pitting teams from Nebraska an Iowa, will take place Nov. 24 at 2 p.m. at Gale Wickersham Stadium in Council Bluffs. Below are t... Read More

AJ Jenkins caps record-setting career, leads Wilcox-Hildreth to first state title

KEARNEY, Neb. — The last time AJ Jenkins touched the football in high school was a touchdown, of course. But his play that gave Wilcox- Hildreth the lead for good Friday in the Six-Man final was a pass that became a tip-drill touchdown for Clayt... Read More

Early checked deer numbers down 10 percent statewide

LINCOLN, Neb. – Preliminary deer check-in numbers indicate that statewide harvest numbers are down approximately 10 percent compared to the 2017 opening weekend of Nebraska’s firearm season. During this year’s Nov. 10-11 opening weekend, the N... Read More

Highlights: Johnson-Brock will play for first ever state title on Monday

HUMPHREY - Top-seed Humphrey St. Francis hosted No. 2 Johnson-Brock in the Class D-2 semifinals on Monday night. A big second half propelled the Eagles to a 58-44 win. They will play Mullen for the state title on Monday. Checkout the highlights... Read More

Scotus & Lakeview Players Named To All-District Team

COLUMBUS - The Class C1 District 4 All-District team was announced this week, and it contained multiple standouts from both Scotus and Lakeview. Scotus RBs Eric Mustard and Evan Sliva were named to the 1st team offense, as well as TE Grant Shanle.... Read More

Outdoor notes: Firearm deer season opens Nov. 10

LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska’s nine-day firearm deer season opens Nov. 10, giving individuals an opportunity to share a hunt with family or friends. As of Nov. 5, deer permits remain in the following management units: Blue Southeast, Buffalo Whiteta... Read More

Taya Beller leads Bulldogs to school's first semifinal appearance

LINCOLN - Humphrey High School won two state volleyball titles. Since consolidating volleyball programs with Lindsay Holy Family, the Bulldogs have been to the state tournament once. They lost in the first round in 2013. The school will have an... Read More

NCN Partners with NFHS Network, Expands Sports Coverage

NORFOLK - News Channel Nebraska is the state leader in showcasing the best of Nebraska's high school student athletes, and today we're excited to announce a partnership with the National Federation of High Schools (NFHS) Network. Beginning this Fr... Read More

Wemhoff, St. Francis fly through Sacred Heart onto semifinals

FALLS CITY - Junior running back Taylor Wemhoff ran for 113 yards on 16 carries and a touchdown, while also returning two kicks for scores, and No. 1 Humphrey St. Francis eliminated No. 5 Falls City Sacred Heart from the postseason Tuesday, 54-36. ... Read More

Gebhardt's Kick Returns Power Lutheran High to Quarterfinals

PLAYER INTERVIEW COACH INTERVIEW OSCEOLA, NE -- Ben Gebhardt returned two kicks for touchdowns and registered three interceptions as the #5 Lutheran High Northeast Eagles beat the #13 Osceola/High Plains Stormdogs 66-26 on Wednesday night. T... Read More

Exeter-Milligan/Friend, Bapista salt game away against Fullerton

FRIEND, NE - The Fullerton Warriors (7-3) were not shaken by the idea of playing unbeaten Exeter-Milligan/Friend on the road. Fullerton's defense pitched an early three-and-out, and the Warriors scored first to take an early 8-0 lead with 6:14 lef... Read More