Author Archives: David Jenner

KGFW Sports – 62nd Shrine Bowl Coaches Announced

KGFW Sports – 62nd Shrine Bowl Coaches Announced

Coaches for the 2020 Nebraska Shrine Bowl were announced this morning. Lincoln High Head Football Coach Mark Macke, who has led the Links back into Nebraska high school football prominence, will guide the North team. Ashland-Greenwood Head Football Coach Ryan Thompson, who led the Bluejays to seven straight playoff appearances between 2009 and 2015, a…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Add 4-Star JUCO, Basketball 4-0 Overseas

KGFW Sports – Huskers Add 4-Star JUCO, Basketball 4-0 Overseas

Juco defensive lineman Jahkeem Green was officially added to the Husker’s 110-man roster Monday. The 6-4, 300-pound 4-star prospect was the No. 2 rated JUCO defensive tackle in the country. He registered 117 total tackles in his JUCO career at Highlands Community College in Kansas, including 3 sacks and 15 tackles for loss. Green has…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Legion and Little League Baseball 7/18/19

KGFW Sports – Legion and Little League Baseball 7/18/19

Area 7 Seniors Tourney @ Bill Wood Field in North Platte Friday Game 2. #2 Kearney Runza vs. #3 Scottsbluff – 5:00 Game 1. #4 North Platte vs. #5 Lexington – 8:00 Saturday Game 3. Elimination Game – 1:00 Game 4. #1 Hastings vs. North Platte/Lexington Winner – 4:00 Sunday Elimination Game – 1:00 Kearney/Scottsbluff…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Legion Baseball 7/15/19

KGFW Sports – Legion Baseball 7/15/19

Runza Seniors (30-8) 3-1 Kearney/Hastings Invite @ Memorial Field Friday lost to Gretna – 3-2 Saturday def. Omaha Gross – 7-6 def. Millard Sox – 11-3 Sunday def. Beatrice – 12-4 Up Next @ Area 7 Tournament in North Platte Friday #2 Kearney vs. #3 Scottsbluff – 5:00 — Post 52 Juniors (24-17) 3-1 @…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Maher Helping Flood Relief Effort

KGFW Sports – Maher Helping Flood Relief Effort

Dallas Cowboys standout and former Kearney High and Husker Kicker Brett Maher is returning to Kearney to show his support for the community that supported him. Brett is passionate about using the platform that he has been blessed with to give back to those affected by this recent natural disaster. On Wednesday, July 17th Brett…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Wegner Named Interim KHS Softball Coach

KGFW Sports – Wegner Named Interim KHS Softball Coach

Barbara Wegner has been Selected as Interim Head Softball Coach for the Kearney High Bearcats for the 2019 Season. Coach Wegner was the head coach at Grand Island Senior High for 6 years and led the Islanders to their first State Tournament appearance in the history of the program. Wegner, who will be entering her…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Legion Baseball 7/12/19

KGFW Sports – Legion Baseball 7/12/19

Runza Seniors (27-7) Kearney/Hastings Invite @ Memorial Field Friday vs. Gretna – 7:30 Saturday vs. Omaha Gross – 11:00 vs. Millard Sox – 6:30 Sunday vs. Beatrice – 12:30 — Post 52 Juniors (21-16) @ Omaha Area Tune-Up Tournament Friday vs. Creighton Prep – 5:30 Saturday vs. Bellevue West – 5:30 vs. Papio Post 32…Read more »

KGFW Sports – 3 Sodbuster All-Stars

KGFW Sports – 3 Sodbuster All-Stars

Three members of the Hastings Sodbusters will be playing in next week’s Expedition League All-Star Game. Outfielder Grant Schmidt, and pitchers Trey Kissack and Matt Hess will be playing in the game which will be hosted by the Souris Valley Sabre Dogs in Minot, North Dakota. A Hastings native, Schmidt will also be representing the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Legion Baseball 7/11/19

KGFW Sports – Legion Baseball 7/11/19

Runza Seniors (27-7) Kearney/Hastings Invite @ Memorial Field Friday vs. Gretna – 7:30 Saturday vs. Omaha Gross – 11:00 vs. Millard Sox – 6:30 Sunday vs. Beatrice – 12:30 — Post 52 Juniors (21-16) Wednesday lost to Lincoln Southwest (DH) – 11-6/11-3 @ Omaha Area Tune-Up Tournament Friday vs. Creighton Prep – 5:30 Saturday vs.…Read more »