At high schools like Oakland-Craig, Fremont, North Bend and others, athletic teams came together to help their communities.
Historic flooding the past 10 days hit several towns hard as coaches have been left scrambling. Teams like Fremont Bergan and Douglas County West (Waterloo-Valley) have yet to play a game but hope to open the season this week.
Fremont Bergan moved to 13-0 on Thursday night with a 25-21, 25-13, 25-18 victory over Douglas County West. The Class D-1 No. 1 Knights have not dropped a set this season, this time dispatching the Class C-1 Falcons.
A roundup of elimination games at the Class B state baseball tournament.
Cameron Quick got the final two outs with the bases loaded to get a save and preserve a 3-1 win for No. 5 Wahoo over No. 9 Douglas County West in the opening game of the Class B baseball tournament at Sherman Field.
Douglas County West baseball coach Trey Baker has had to keep resetting his team’s goals this season. That’s because the Falcons keep exceeding expectations, which includes securing the school’s first state tournament berth.
A power outage Friday night caused the matchup between Class C-1 unbeatens Omaha Concordia and Douglas County West to be moved to Saturday morning. The game ended up being worth the wait.
The football game between undefeated Class C-1 teams Omaha Concordia and host Douglas County West was postponed Friday night because of a power outage. The game has been rescheduled for 4 p.m. Monday.