• Mark Banker Fired as Defensive Coordinator0

    ESPN- Nebraska Cornhuskers coach Mike Riley announced on Wednesday the dismissal of defensive coordinator Mark Banker, who coached with Riley for 20 seasons at four stops. Banker, in his second year at Nebraska, directed a unit that ranked 10th in the Big Ten in 2016 in yards per play allowed, yards per rushing attempt and

  • An Imperfect System

    An Imperfect System0

    For college football fans, no three letters may be as despised as “BCS,” the acronym for the Bowl Championship Series, a now defunct series of computers and polls used to previously determine the top two teams in division one college football.  For the high school basketball and soccer teams of Nebraska, the wildcard points system

  • Maddie Green Reflects on Time Playing Golf

    Maddie Green Reflects on Time Playing Golf0

    Girls golf ended their season with an 11th finish place at state.  Out of the five members of the varsity squad, three spots were taken by seniors. This means that next year will most likely be a rebuilding year.  However, the team will have a solid leadership foundation with the two returning varsity players.  Going

  • Tennis Looking to Rebuild

    Tennis Looking to Rebuild0

    Boys tennis had an outstanding season this fall finishing with an overall record of 26-3 at state. Sophomore Connor Vandewege finished his season in third place. “This was a great season, there was never any dull moments or conflicts between us.” Says Vandewege.  Mason Williams finished second coming short of defending his state title from

  • Cross Country: A Team Who Runs Together Stays Together

    Cross Country: A Team Who Runs Together Stays Together0

    The girls cross country team ended their season on a high note, finishing runner up at the state competition in Kearney. Leading up to the tournament, the team had a great regular season.  Summer practices and team bonding nights were also a good opportunity for the team to come together. Junior Olivia Smith said, “I

  • Spartan Softball Shines at State

    Spartan Softball Shines at State0

    After some tough losses in the regular season, the Spartan softball team was able to receive the wild card to get themselves into the state tournament. At state the team was able to redeem themselves. The eighth seeded team lost their first game, however they fought their way through the loser’s bracket to finally ended