Good morning from Werner Park, the site of four Class A opening-round state baseball games. Follow our live updates blog from the ballpark.
Norris’ Kale Fountain is already the best home run hitter in state history as a junior. This journey hasn't come without adversity — but Fountain's triumphs stand above the rest.
The state baseball tournament looks a bit different this year — three classes, each broken down into two brackets. Here are the pairings.
We have reached the postseason with district play starting on Thursday in Classes B and C and Class A to follow on Friday. Here are Nate Thomas' last in-season ratings.
Two top-ranked squads lost this week and there was plenty of other action on diamonds across the state. Here are Nate Thomas' latest ratings.
Check out the sights from Sherman Field, where Lincoln Pius X outlasted Grand Island in extra innings for a key Class A win.
After the first round of conference tournaments, a new No. 1 has emerged and plenty of movement in all three classes.
From Bancroft-Rosalie to Yutan, see which colleges high school athletes have signed with since December.
A search process for its next executive director that came up empty created tension Wednesday within the Nebraska School Activities Association board.
While at Roncalli, coaches said Alec Bohm seemed destined for something greater, and Friday he will become the first Omaha native in 25 years to play in the World Series.
Buoyed by his six-man football success, a Chester high school teacher also tried to invent a way for small towns to more easily play baseball.
Bellar has spent more than 40 years in education, including his time as the NSAA's executive director that began in 2018.
As a result of a stroke, the left side of Madaux DeLong's body has been weakened. His run is labored, and he’s unable to use his left hand to throw or catch. That hasn't stopped him.
Check out Noah Riffe's photo gallery of the Lincoln East team's 7-2 win in the A-5 championship Tuesday in Lincoln.
The Journal Star is pleased to recognize the best of the best from another exciting year in sports. Here are the winners in each category.
Here's the lowdown on all 18 members of the Super-State baseball team and what earned them a spot on the 2022 team.
Welcome to Episode 30 of the Prep Extra Podcast presented by The Lincoln Journal Star.
Bryce Fountain announced his pledge to Nebraska on Thursday morning, becoming the second in his family to lock in a scholarship offer before high school.
NSAA approves Class C, new state tournament format for high school baseball; no decision on state basketball format yet
There is plenty to unpack from the NSAA's meeting, highlighted by a seismic shift to the state baseball's scene.
The Thunderbolts and Rockets met on the diamond at Sherman Field on Tuesday. Journal Star photos by Justin Wan.
Moments before the MLB Draft resumed with Round 11, the Journal Star boys athlete of the year revealed he is going to school next year.
Omaha, home to the College World Series, will soon be home to the entire state high school baseball tournament.
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Much like his fastball, Drew Christo knows only one speed. The Super-State captain will soon see where it takes him
Drew Christo has 15 to 20 pro scouts showing up for games. He's likely to be drafted next month. Then it's decision time: college, or pro ball?
Get to know a little bit about each player on the 18-man list, headlined by captain Drew Christo.
After falling just short the past two years, girls wrestling will be a sanctioned sport by the NSAA beginning in 2021-22.