Nebraska softball has added two All-Americans, including a former Husker, to its coaching staff. Taylor Edwards, a four-year starting catcher at NU from 2011-14, will serve as a volunteer coach. Jenna Lilley, who played at Oregon, will be a graduate manager.
Courtney Wallace, the Papillion-La Vista pitcher who will be a freshman at Nebraska next season, was named a third-team high school All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.
Mark Hankins will take over the Husker golf team after spending the last two years as an assistant athletic director at Iowa. Sean Maymi, previously the associate head coach at Michigan, will lead the tennis team.
Three wrestlers with area ties will compete for Team USA at the UWW Freestyle World Championships in October.
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Three Huskers earned first-team All-America honors at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships Friday.
Nebraska didn’t have anyone placeNeither of Nebraska’s two women’s qualifiers placed during the second day of the NCAA track and field championships Thursday.
Antoine Lloyd finished second in his 110 hurdles heat with a 13.61 and Luke Siedhoff advanced with a time of 13.71. They are the first pair of teammates to qualify for the finals in the same event since 2008.
An aspiring civil engineer, Moujtaba Mohammed would have designed the biggest week of his running career differently had it been up to him.
Four Nebraska track and field athletes and the 1,600 relay team qualified for nationals in Saturday's NCAA West preliminary round, giving the Huskers a total of ten qualifiers.
Three Nebraska athletes qualified for nationals Friday during the second day of the NCAA West Preliminary Round.
Shylia Riley didn’t expect track and field to take her anywhere. Certainly not here, taking a phone call outside Hornet Stadium in Sacramento, California, looking for a spot to duck out of the wind.
Sean Song of Omaha won Thursday’s U.S. Open local qualifier at Omaha Country Club to be the third from the Nebraska men’s golf team to be 36 holes away from June’s championship at Shinnecock Hills.
Nebraska men's golf coach Bill Spangler and men's tennis coach Kerry McDermott will not return after their contracts expire this summer.
Nebraska seniors Kaiwan Culmer, Antoine Lloyd and Nick Percy won conference titles Sunday on the final day of the Big Ten outdoor track and field championships.
Nebraska junior Toni Tupper threw a season-best 54 feet, 2¾ inches Saturday to earn a bronze medal in the shot put at the Big Ten championships.
Nebraska’s Brittni Wolczyk and Cody Walton both won silver medals in the javelin Friday during the first day of the Big Ten championships.
In search of a third consecutive Big Ten discus championship, Nebraska’s Nick Percy will have to top what his coach thinks is the nation’s best conference for throwers.
Nebraska ended its season with its nine loss in 10 games Thursday, a 4-3 loss to Michigan State in the first round of the Big Ten tournament.
Metzler family gatherings will need a new venue in 2019 because Aunt Gina won’t be playing at Bowlin Stadium next season. Nebraska left fielder Gina Metzler is in the final stretch of her collegiate career.
Nebraska's Lakayla Harris was named Big Ten women's track athlete of the week while Nick Percy was voted men's field athlete of the week, the conference announced Wednesday.
Olivia Ferrell (9-7) pitched a complete game, scattering nine hits and giving up three earned runs. Taylor Otte led the offense, going 3 for 4 with a double, a homer and a career-best four RBIs.
Five of the individual winners for the Huskers set personal records.
The Huskers weren't getting much going against Illinois starter Emily Oestreich. They were scoreless through six innings Saturday when the Illini brought in a reliever.
One of Nebraska’s better offensive efforts helped the Huskers rally to take a late-inning lead only to fall to Illinois 5-4 Friday in the opener of a three-game Big Ten series.
Give Kaiwan Culmer a healthy four years and who knows where the Nebraska jumper might have landed. As the senior sits right now, not even a rash of injuries have kept him from making his mark in Husker history.
World-Herald correspondent Steve Beideck tells you everything you need to know about Nebraska softball's upcoming series with Illinois.
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Sept. 1: Akron, 7 p.m. (FOX)
Sept. 8: Colorado, 2:30 p.m. (ABC)
Sept. 15: Troy, 11 a.m. (BTN)
Sept. 22: at Michigan, TBA
Sept. 29: Purdue, TBA
Oct. 6: at Wisconsin, TBA
Oct. 13: at Northwestern, 11 a.m.
Oct. 20: Minnesota, TBA
Nov. 3: at Ohio State, TBA
Nov. 10: Illinois, TBA
Nov. 17: Michigan State, TBA
Nov. 23: at Iowa, 11 a.m. (FOX)
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