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Thursday's local scoreboard, Aug. 22

Thursday's local scoreboard, Aug. 22

Thursday's local scoreboard, Aug. 22

Baby Cakes Beat Chasers

Baby Cakes Beat Chasers

Hernandez fires quality outing, Mondesi steals base

Despite Tough Competition, Lakeview Ready For 2019 Season

Despite Tough Competition, Lakeview Ready For 2019 Season

Despite having some tough competition on their schedule, the Lakeview Vikings are ready for the challenge this upcoming season.

Fairbury Native Becomes Full-Time Football Assistant

Fairbury Native Becomes Full-Time Football Assistant

After serving two years as a coaching assistant for the Peru State football program, Fairbury native, Justin Hoffman, recently became the third fulltime member of the Bobcat coaching staff.

Pawnee City faces challenging season with low participation numbers

Pawnee City faces challenging season with low participation numbers

Pawnee City High School wasn't sure they would have a football team until July 20.

Applejack weekend will feature extreme bull riding for the fifth-straight year

Applejack weekend will feature extreme bull riding for the fifth-straight year

The Double S Bulls Extreme Bull Riding Tour will host its finals at Hidden Falls Cabin and RV Park (6124 Steinhart Park Road) on Sept. 20 and 21. 

Pribyl and Sobotka have played together since kindergarten, the seniors look to give Meridian their first volleyball title

Pribyl and Sobotka have played together since kindergarten, the seniors look to give Meridian their first volleyball title

The Meridian volleyball team were state runners-up in 2016 and '17. After missing the tournament last year, the Mustangs appear ready to perhaps win state for the first time in their schools’ history.

Discoverers Hoping To Bounce Back In 2019

Discoverers Hoping To Bounce Back In 2019

The Columbus Discoverer football team is looking for a bounce back season in 2019 after a tough end to last year's campaign.

Chasers Club 'Cakes 6-1

Chasers Club 'Cakes 6-1

Flynn fans seven over five scoreless frames in win

Beatrice softball, led by six seniors, looks to get back to Hastings with their 'eye on the prize'

Beatrice softball, led by six seniors, looks to get back to Hastings with their 'eye on the prize'

The Orange want more, and feel capable of winning their first state title in softball since 2003. Beatrice brings back eight players with starting experience in 2018, and a group of six seniors.

Wilber-Clatonia looks ready to once again contend in Class C2 playoff race

Wilber-Clatonia looks ready to once again contend in Class C2 playoff race

Three of the top four receivers and eight of the top 10 tacklers are back, but the Wolverines must replace their starting quarterback and three of their top four rushers from 2018.

Conestoga continues to build culture, add players to football program

Conestoga continues to build culture, add players to football program

Conestoga High School is located in rural areas of Cass County (two miles west of Murray) and getting to weight-lifting and training for underclassman was again an obstacle this summer.

Skoglund Silences Sounds, Chasers Win 7-4

Skoglund Silences Sounds, Chasers Win 7-4

Omaha starter Eric Skoglund retires 19 of last 21 faced

List: River Country high school recruits sign with college teams

List: River Country high school recruits sign with college teams

A list of high school athletes from southeast Nebraska, southwest Iowa and northwest Missouri who have signed with college teams.

2019 River Country high school football schedules

2019 River Country high school football schedules

2019 southeast Nebraska high school football schedules

Shrine Bowl selects coaches for 62nd annual game

Shrine Bowl selects coaches for 62nd annual game

The coaches for the 62nd annual Shrine Bowl of Nebraska were selected.