Bonus ‘babies’: 18-year-olds help Legion teams win, but not all embrace the concept

It’s hard to call an 18-year-old a baby. But when the topic is American Legion baseball, it’s appropriate. A player who has graduated from high school but doesn’t turn 19 before Jan. 1 may... Read More

SILVER CREEK, Neb. - The David City Senior Legion team has paved their path to the state tournament. David City was awarded the number one seed in the Class C Area 4 Senior tournament in Silver Creek. They'll take on #8 Madison at 10 a.m. on Fri... Read More

OSCEOLA - Osceola coach TJ Nielsen said the season can’t come soon enough for his Bulldogs. With an experienced roster returning, Nielsen thinks they have a good shot to go beyond last season’s second-round playoff exit. Nielsen, in his six... Read More

LINCOLN - Three of the areas most prominent coaches will be recognized for their success at the high school level on Sunday. Twin River boys basketball coach Todd Heier is being recognized with the level 4 Jerry Stine Family Milestone Award. The A... Read More

Nebraska signee and four-star cornerback Elijah Blades will not be joining the football team this fall — and likely not ever. Now the Huskers’ focus turns to the six scholarship corners it already has while continuing to pursue multiple recruit... Read More

LINCOLN — In each of the past two offseasons, Nebraska volleyball coach John Cook has brought in a high-profile transfer to bolster his roster. In 2015, All-American middle blocker Briana Holman left LSU for Lincoln, giving the Huskers another b... Read More

Baseball: The Arlington Junior Legion baseball team had it’s season end in the semifinals of the Class C Junior State Tournament, in St. Paul.  Arlington lost to Creighton, last night, 2-1. In Dodge County League Baseball action, last night,... Read More

ST. PAUL - The Class C Junior Legion State Tournament in St. Paul wasn't short on drama on Tuesday. In an elimination game, Bryce Zimmerer's walk-off base hit in the bottom of the 7th gave Creighton a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over Arlington. ... Read More

The World-Herald is counting down the top 50 Nebraska players you need to know heading into the 2017 season. Matt Snyder | 6-5 | 240 | Sophomore | TE Opportunity won’t be a problem for Snyder, who now just has to make the most of one. Nebras... Read More

Baseball: The First State Bank American Legion Senior baseball team was one strike away from advancing to the A-6 District Championship game, and a berth in the state tournament….but a double…a 2rbi double…and an rbi single by Gretna brought... Read More

Mindell Rethwisch of Elkhorn and Troy Stonacek of Lincoln have been drawn as lottery winners of two Super Tag multispecies big game permits. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission drew the names July 13. Thomas Hruby of Unadilla and Keith Chipman ... Read More