Getting his first Division I scholarship offer has made Jadin Booth want to work even harder. The Omaha Westside guard hopes to attract even more attention this summer and add to his offer list.
KB Building Services (Westside) is 23-1, having lost only to the team from Millard West. It’s a nice bounce back for a squad that narrowly missed reaching the state tournament during the varsity spring season.
It wasn’t just that Steve Clark led his Omaha Westside girls basketball team to a Class A state championship this season. It was the way he kept his Warriors focused to overcome adversity and achieve that goal. Clark is honored as the Nebraska girls high school coach of the year.
Peter Novoa scored 23 goals with 15 assists while leading Omaha Westside to the Class A state championship game.
Before Saturday’s 60th Nebraska Shrine Bowl, former Omaha Westside wide receiver Caleb Schweigart did not have a lot of positive memories playing at UNK’s Cope Stadium.
A header by junior Carson Schwarz off a corner kick from senior Christian Dakan early in the second half Tuesday gave No. 6-ranked Kearney the goal it needed to upset No. 2 Omaha Westside for a 1-0 victory.
Scoring opportunities were few and far between for Kearney during the Class A championship game, with two shots on goal all night. The second one made all the difference in Tuesday’s outcome.
The brand is strong for No. 6 Kearney after back-to-back wins that went according to the Bearcat blueprint. One more would give the program its first championship and complete maybe the most impressive run through the tournament.
Class A No. 2 Omaha Westside won a shootout 7-6 and beat third-ranked Lincoln Southwest 1-0 in the semifinals of the boys state soccer tournament Saturday afternoon at Morrison Stadium.
Second-ranked Omaha Westside won a shootout 5-3 to beat seventh-ranked Lincoln North Star 3-2 in the opening round of the boys state soccer tournament Thursday at Morrison Stadium.
Maranda Kavan put away a loose ball in the box in the 77th minute and Class A No. 5 Lincoln Southwest beat third-ranked Omaha Westside.
Omaha Westside’s Joe Stegman a three-hitter as the ninth-ranked Warriors defeated second-ranked Omaha Creighton Prep 4-0.
Mark Schomers did the pitching and Ryan Mendez did much of the hitting Thursday for Millard North.
Teresa DeGeorge kept coming back to two particular words when describing her team’s effort Saturday. “Resilience and grit,” the Omaha Marian coach said.
Millard West rallied for four runs in the bottom of the seventh inning Saturday to defeat Omaha Westside 9-8 in the final of the Monarch Invitational.
Omaha Westside pitcher Joe Stegman got just what he needed in the final inning Thursday against Lincoln Pius X.
The Warriors are 12-0 after winning the Metro Conference tournament Wednesday, and one of the main reasons for the unbeaten start has been senior goalkeeper Griffin Trude.
Austin Oetter belted a walk-off RBI single Thursday night to lift Omaha Burke to a 7-6 win over Omaha Westside in the Metro Conference baseball tournament.
One big goal, two highlight saves and a third win in as many nights gave Omaha Westside a conference title Wednesday evening.
The Class A No. 2 Warriors broke through in the second overtime and held off Millard West 1-0 Monday evening in the quarterfinals of the Metro Conference soccer tournament.
Top-ranked Millard South scored all its runs in the final two innings Tuesday night to rally past Omaha Westside 7-1.
Junior Chaise Pfanstiel scored a pair of goals to lead the fourth-ranked Wildcats to a 3-1 victory at No. 2 Omaha Westside.
Credit for Omaha Westside’s quick start this season goes beyond the team’s roster.
The rematch turned rout Monday evening was more than just a surprising result.
Omaha Westside rallied for four runs in the fifth and held on for a 5-4 baseball win Thursday night over Millard North.
Omaha Westside senior Quinn Weidemann was announced earlier this week as Nebraska's Gatorade girls basketball player of the year. The 5-foot-9 guard led the Warriors to a 28-3 record and the Class A state championship.