AUSTIN, Texas – The Nebraska track and field team took home five event titles at the Texas Invitational at Mike A. Myers Stadium on Saturday. [Read more…]
Spring is in the air, and it’s time to recruit volunteers for the Boys State Golf Tournament coming up on May 24 and 25. If you can help, please fill out this volunteer form and return it to the North Platte Visitors Bureau.
On May 24 and 25, the best of Nebraska High School Class D boys golfers will converge on North Platte for the championship tournament. The event is expected to draw 95-100 golfers to the Lake Maloney Golf Course. Class D is one of the highest-traveling classes, so we can expect many family, friends and well-wishers to come to North Platte to watch the tournament. [Read more…]
North Platte –The North Platte Community College Knights softball team split a doubleheader with the Hastings College Junior Varsity Lady Broncos losing the first game 6-3 and winning the second game 16-8 at the Wayne A. Dowhower Softball Complex on Tuesday afternoon. [Read more…]
Omaha – A walk-off single by Brett Murray in the bottom of the ninth inning gave the Creighton Bluejays (21-7, 2-1 Big East) a 4-3 victory over the Nebraska baseball team (22-11, 7-2 Big Ten) on Tuesday night at TD Ameritrade Park. The loss snapped Nebraska’s seven-game winning streak in the series. [Read more…]
2016 Lexington Golf Invite
Top 3 Team Finishers
2. North Platte
1 73 Noah Hofman McCook
2 75 Kort Steele North Platte [Read more…]
North Platte High School Head Softball Coach, Rick Titus, has resigned effectively at the end of this school year. Titus has accepted a teaching position at Plattsmouth High School.
North Platte High School was a state tournament qualifier and finished 19-20 this past season in Titus’ first season at the helm. The Lady Bulldogs defeated Beatrice in the opening round of the class B state tournament for the program’s first state tournament win since 1999.
North Platte High School Activities Director, Marc Mroczek, says, “I would like to thank Rick for all is hard work and dedication to the softball program. We wish him and his family the best.”
The search for a new head softball coach will begin immediately.
Lincoln, NE—The University of Nebraska has hired Amy Williams as its new Head Women’s Basketball Coach, Director of Athletics Shawn Eichorst announced today. Williams will be formally introduced at a press conference on Tuesday, April 12 at 10:00 am in the lobby of the Hendricks Training Complex. [Read more…]
The Mid-Plains Community College Rodeo Team is off to a great start with its spring season.
The team placed second over the weekend at a National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association-sanctioned rodeo hosted by South Dakota State University in Brookings, S.D. [Read more…]
Iowa City, Iowa – Jordan Burroughs (Freestyle – 74 kg) won both of his matches in the U.S. Olympic Team Trials at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Sunday to advance to the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil this summer. [Read more…]