Noah Stafursky was an anchor on the offensive line for York last season. As he enters his senior season, Stafursky will once again lead the way as the Dukes look to defend their class B state championship.
York's Brady Danielson is a standout in two sports and has a lot to weigh as he enters his senior year.
Caleb Badura of Aurora shot a 2-under 70 Wednesday to repeat as individual medalist at the Class B boys state golf meet at Quail Run Golf Course.
York banked 23 team points Friday, putting it in the team lead. The Dukes are trying to become the fourth team to win state championships in football, boys basketball, and boys track in the same school year.
Hayden Pudenz of Papillion-La Vista won for the second time in three tournaments, again in a playoff, at Tuesday’s Lincoln Pius X boys golf invitational at ArborLinks in Nebraska City.
York junior Brady Danielson was a key figure in both of the Dukes' recent state championships and credits playing multiple sports to his success on the basketball court and football field.
York's Brady Danielson scored 69 points last week in York’s three boys basketball state tournament victories.
They are coaches’ sons, Kyle Luedtke and Jaylin Hunter. They had one season together, Luedtke the senior who has been at his father’s side in the Omaha Creighton Prep gym 16 years and Hunter the newcomer that took some of Luedtke’s scoring the second half of this season.
In the championship moments of the Class B title game Saturday, York junior Reid Hoffman was perfect.
York defeated Omaha Skutt 61-56 in the first multiple-overtime Class B championship game. It is York’s first state championship since 1944.
The Dukes will be trying to match the Class B football state championship that they won in November.
Reid Hoffmann made a 3-pointer with 8.1 seconds left in the second overtime period as the Dukes beat Crete for the third time this season.
Masry Mapieu, dropped from Nebraska’s 2018 recruiting class over concerns he wouldn’t academically qualify, will be another in-state prospect headed to a FBS program other than the Huskers.
Elkhorn finally managed to get over the first-round hurdle at the girls state basketball tournament. The Class B No. 4 Antlers defeated No. 10 York 42-30 on Thursday at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
From Scottsbluff to the Sorenson Parkway, Class B got an unofficial start Saturday to its boys basketball state tournament.
Tuesday night’s B-6 subdistrict final at York High School between the Aurora Huskies and the York Dukes was everything a rivalry is supposed to be.
Brady Danielson’s hot stretch in the fourth quarter allowed Class B No. 4-rated York to take the lead in the season series against No. 2 Aurora — along with the Subdistrict 6 championship.
When Oak Hill and Sunrise Christian had been to the Heartland Hoops Classic, they played Goliath to the local underdogs, Omaha and Papillion kids with the same first two numbers in their zip codes.
Aurora’s Big Two sat more than they were in the game together in the second quarter Friday night.
Scott Lamberty wasn’t expecting 40 points to be enough for his team to leave fourth-ranked Gretna with a victory on Tuesday night. But the way Lamberty’s York boys played defense, the Class B top-ranked Dukes won with room to spare.
Brady Danielson had 20 points and Nebraska football commit Garrett Snodgrass had nine of his 13 after the third quarter as Class B No. 1 York defeated No. 2 Platteview 57-52 in the Dukes’ holiday tournament.
Class B No. 1 York improved to 9-0 with the 52-49 win over the Class C-2 No. 5 Hastings St. Cecilia in the championship game of the York Holiday Tournament.
YORK - A matchup of Class B rated teams went the way of the Platteview Trojans over the York Dukes on Thursday in the opening round of the York Holiday Tournament.
York and Wahoo Neumann have this year’s best holiday basketball tournament packages. By far.
York junior Garrett Snodgrass, the day after winning the Class B state football title, announced Tuesday that he has received a scholarship offer from Nebraska.
Jeb Lucas had one interception Monday and an assist on a second.