Freshman Ruby Kirk scored the first state tournament goal of her career and junior Mo Gohr added one late as top-ranked Elkhorn South beat No. 2 Omaha Skutt 2-0 in the Class B girls state championship match Tuesday night at Morrison Stadium.
Things don’t always go according to plan at the state soccer tournament.
Patrick Hoody went from the lowest of lows to the highest of highs Monday night, and all he had to do was go a little lower.
World-Herald soccer writer Nick Rubek breaks down the Nebraska high school girls state soccer championship matches.
World-Herald soccer writer Nick Rubek breaks down the Nebraska high school boys state soccer championship matches.
Sure, winning is fun. But fun has been a reason why both teams in Monday’s Class B boys championship match say they have been winning.
Ryan Witt and Owen Archer scored goals in the second half and Class B No. 1 Omaha Skutt beat sixth-ranked Crete 2-0 in the semifinals of the boys state soccer tournament Monday at Morrison Stadium.
Omaha Skutt junior Blake Anderson is a prototypical offensive guard at the collegiate level. He is 6-foot-4, 290 pounds, plays with an edge and is a winner.
A legacy match for Laurin Mertz has Omaha Skutt back in the finals.
Omaha Skutt’s opening-round win Friday at the state soccer tournament was an equal practice in patience and persistence.
Ben Bausback and Caleb Vos scored goals within eight minutes of each other in the first half and Class B No. 1 Omaha Skutt beat seventh-ranked North Platte 2-0 in the first round of the boys state soccer tournament.
What's his favorite sport? Depends on the time of year. “I’m one of those kids that likes the sport they are playing in the season I’m in."
One long streak ended, which meant another one kept going. Class B No. 3 Omaha Skutt struck for a pair of goals in less than six minutes to come from behind in a 2-1 win over second-ranked Omaha Mercy in the girls final of the River Cities Conference soccer tournament.
Three in a row against Class A foes have Omaha Skutt feeling dangerous down the stretch.
World-Herald video showed reserve Dominic Pelan running onto the court with 0.7 seconds left in overtime to leap onto a teammate’s back — running past an official signaling a foul on Skutt.
Three free throws with five seconds remaining in overtime Friday by Holton Harmon allowed Lincoln Pius X to edge Omaha Skutt 62-59 in overtime in the Class B boys state basketball semifinals at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
Omaha Skutt junior Tyson Gordon will have no shortage of options when the time comes for him to make a college decision.
Tyson Gordon scored 38 points Thursday to lead Omaha Skutt to a 77-64 win over York in a first-round Class B game at the boys state basketball tournament.
Morgan Maly’s 22 points led No. 5 Crete past No. 7 Omaha Skutt 48-29.
Omaha Skutt coach Kip Colony doesn’t mince words when talking about the lengthy layoff between the end of Class B districts and the start of the state tournament. “I absolutely hate it,’’ he said. “To keep the kids motivated for that long is a challenge.’’
College recruiters should get to know Omaha Skutt's Blake Anderson as the spring and summer camp season commences.
One of Omaha Skutt’s best defensive efforts of the season thwarted any Elkhorn Mount Michael upset hopes Tuesday night as the Class B No. 4 SkyHawks rolled to a 63-24 victory to win the B-2 subdistrict tournament.
The recipe for wrestling is easy. Mix together toughness and dedication, sprinkle in a little fun and weird and cross your fingers that it rises.
Nobody probably gave Grand Island Northwest a chance after Thursday. After being in 11th place after the first day, it appeared the Vikings’ chances of winning their first state wrestling championship were over. But Northwest got the job done.
By the time the District B-4 girls basketball championship game reached halftime, the SkyHawks were well on their way to a 71-36 rout of Omaha Gross.
If Friday night says anything, the final day in Class B is going to be interesting. It’s no surprise Omaha Skutt is battling for a title. But Grand Island Northwest flipped the script at CHI Health Center.