Former Gretna pitcher Jacob Blank, who helped Augustana win the NCAA Division II title last weekend, was selected in the 22nd round of the MLB draft on Wednesday. Earlier in the day, Lincoln Pius X graduate Michael Helman was selected in the 11th round by Minnesota.
Amid the 50 mph gusts, Lincoln Pius X freshman Jason Kolbas fashioned a 4-over 76 to win his second tournament of the season.
While Lincoln Pius X boys and girls won team titles at Friday’s Mike Lehl Blair Invitational, they took different paths to get to their victory laps.
Omaha Westside pitcher Joe Stegman got just what he needed in the final inning Thursday against Lincoln Pius X.
In a game featuring several big shots, Kyle Luedtke hit the biggest Thursday night for Omaha Creighton Prep.
Quinn Weideman scored 20 of her game-high 26 points before halftime Thursday night to lead Top 10 No. 2 Omaha Westside.
Pius made all 13 of its field goals — and its only free throw — to bolt to a 19-point lead on the way to a 91-76 win at Millard South.
Once Braden Kowalski pushed aside the jitters that lingered from his first state meet, the Lincoln Pius X sophomore made history Thursday.
After beating Millard West by 11 points Friday night after being tied after three quarters, the Top 10 No. 1 Junior Jays dominated the final 11 minutes against No. 8 Lincoln Pius X in a 73-52 victory Saturday afternoon.
Caroline Theil showed she’s prepared for the postseason Saturday by posting a pair of all-time performances at Elkhorn’s Fete’ Fling swimming invitational.
Omaha Skutt and Lincoln Pius X spent most of the second half trading baskets and trading leads Tuesday night.
That cliché about basketball being a game of runs was true in Lincoln Pius X’s win over Kearney on Friday night. The Thunderbolts (9-5) had the last surge — a 12-0 run in the fourth quarter — to upset the Top 10 No. 7 Bearcats 60-47.
Lauren West scored 14 points Saturday to lead Millard North to a 41-37 win over Lincoln Pius X. The Mustangs trailed much of the game but went ahead to stay with 2 minutes left when Lexi Kraft sank a 3-pointer.
Nebraska has added two more preferred walk-on commits. Lincoln Pius X senior Chris Cassidy informed The World-Herald of his commitment Thursday morning, and Omaha Skutt's Jake Archer announced his decision on Twitter.
Although he wasn't born in the state, 6-foot-1, 220-pound Chris Cassidy has the old-school Nebraska middle linebacker mentality.
Lincoln East was getting the ball to the right spots Saturday, but the shots weren’t falling like the Spartans hoped in the first half against Lincoln Pius X.
Papillion-La Vista South defeated Lincoln Pius X 21-25, 25-22, 25-19, 25-27, 15-8 on Thursday in a first-round match at the Class A state volleyball tournament.
Lincoln Pius X senior guard Joe Burt comes from a basketball family. His uncles Tom, Charlie and Jon all played basketball for the Thunderbolts.
An Omaha Westside team that scores in bunches did it again — and just that in the nick of time with its season on the line.
Grand Island Northwest set itself up perfectly to be successful Tuesday evening. The Vikings won a wild, back and forth 31-29 first set and then had a 21-17 lead in the second set. But after that, it was all Lincoln Pius X.
The Thunderbolts shocked No. 1 Omaha North 28-14 on Senior Night at Aldrich Field. It was the lowest point total of the season for the Vikings (8-1), who were held to 223 total yards.
Mason Meier, a senior from Elkhorn South, became the eighth player to win three No. 1 singles championships, defeating Spencer Anderson of Holdrege, 6-0, 6-0.
Virtually everything went according to form Thursday at the Class B boys state tennis tournament, setting up a two-team showdown between Elkhorn South and Lincoln Pius X in Friday’s final day.
Playing how the Nos. 1 and 2 seeds should Wednesday set up a Class A winners bracket showdown between teams that haven’t played each other this season.
Omaha Marian was determined Tuesday night to improve on its performance at the annual triangular featuring Papillion-La Vista and Lincoln Pius X.
Omaha Skutt coach Renee Saunders says her team's win over Papillion-La Vista on Saturday shows how far the SkyHawks have come this season.