There hasn't been a repeat champion in Eight Man-1 football since Elgin Public/Pope John won back-to-back titles in 2011 and 2012.
Blake Sindelar landed some early blows, and then Lane Hegemann provided the knockout punch as Howells-Dodge knocked Lutheran High Northeast out of the Class C2-6 subdistrict tournament 64-44 at the Norfolk Catholic Activities Center on Tuesday night.
NORFOLK — On a night in which Riverside's 3-point shooting uncharacteristically couldn't get going, a force down low was just enough for the Chargers to stay undefeated.
The intensity of the action in Tuesday night’s contest between the Norfolk Lutheran and Norfolk Catholic boys basketball teams exposed areas both squads need to improve.
The motto chosen by the Norfolk Lutheran boys basketball team for the 2018-19 season is “doing whatever it takes” to win.
Norfolk Norfolk Lutheran's boys went back to basics on offense and strung some defensive stops together, and it turned out to be just enough to thwart Wisner-Pilger's late rally 63-56 on Thursday night.
STANTON, Neb. — The Norfolk Lutheran volleyball team remained true to its “All in” theme Tuesday night by asserting itself early with plenty of contributions from various players.
STANTON — Norfolk Lutheran volleyball team successfully took its first step into postseason play with a 3-0 victory over the Osmond Tigers (6-20) Monday night, 25-13, 25-13, 25-17.
Jaxson threw touchdown passes of 24, 22 and 48 yards and ran for touchdowns of 70 and 25 yards to lead the Eagles to a 60-24 win over Madison County rival Elkhorn Valley.
Norfolk Lutheran leaped to early leads of 5-2 and 8-3 in the third, and closed the match on a 13-3 run for a 25-19, 25-17, 25-13 sweep over Pierce.
For 3½ quarters, Wakefield and Norfolk Lutheran engaged in what appeared more like a track meet than a football game Friday night at Memorial Field.
Volleyball fans at Norfolk Catholic’s Activities Center on Tuesday saw essentially the same script play out in all three sets of the match between cross-town rivals Norfolk Lutheran and the host Knights.
Norfolk Lutheran opened the curtain on the 2018 season with an impressive sweep over Elgin Public/Pope John 25-22, 25-11, 25-16.
A change in strategy and direction helped the Norfolk Lutheran/Catholic girls soccer team change the direction of its match against Schuyler at Wilderness Park on Monday.
The Norfolk Catholic/Norfolk Lutheran boys soccer team (7-3) earned a fourth-straight win and, with district assignments just around the corner, hope they can continue a push to be playing their best at the right time of the season.
Devon Beckman knocked down a pair of 3s as part of an 8-0 run at the start of the fourth quarter that propelled the Braves to a 51-37 win over Norfolk Lutheran in the Class C2-4 subdistrict final.
Both the Norfolk Lutheran boys and girls picked up wins over Creighton Tuesday night.
The Knights made enough plays down the stretch to secure a 46-41 victory.
A 15-0 second-quarter run helped turn a slow start for Norfolk Lutheran into a 45-33 win over Norfolk Catholic.
The Norfolk Lutheran Eagles looked to be on their way to an upset of the undefeated Ponca Indians after one half of football Friday night.
BATTLE CREEK -- A steady and occasionally driving rain made field position a critical component for both No. 8-ranked Battle Creek and Norfolk Lutheran here Friday night.
No matter the process, the end result was a pair of 25-19 set scores as Norfolk Lutheran swept Norfolk Catholic to cap a triangular hosted Tuesday by the Knights.
STANTON -- For some teams, converting third down situations into first downs is an emphasis.
Even with starting quarterback Zach Clausen out with an injury, the Lincoln Lutheran football Warriors arguably are in good hands with Cole Schaedel under center.
On Saturday, Norfolk Lutheran took one of three sets from Hartington Cedar Catholic in the Wakefield tournament.
SHELBY — If the Norfolk Lutheran Eagles' first two football games were tests, then Friday's game against the Shelby-Rising City Huskies had the feel of an early midterm.