Author Archives: David Jenner

KGFW Sports – Storm Host Blackhawks

KGFW Sports – Storm Host Blackhawks

The Tri-City Storm open a busy weekend of action tonight at home with game one of a two game set against the Waterloo Blackhawks. The puck drops tonight and tomorrow night at 7:05. They travel to Ralston Sunday for a 4:05 matchup with the Omaha Lancers.Read more »

KGFW Sports – Lopers Top Bronchos

KGFW Sports – Lopers Top Bronchos

The UNK basketball teams opened a two-game homestand with wins last night over Central Oklahoma. The Men defeated the Bronchos 77-70, the Loper women won 74-58. The Lopers host Northeastern State Saturday, the women tipoff at 2:00, the men at 4:00. The top-ranked UNK wrestling team has been picked to win the 2019 MIAA title.…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Palmer Honored, Host Penn State Tonight

KGFW Sports – Palmer Honored, Host Penn State Tonight

Nebraska‚Äôs James Palmer Jr. is one of 25 players named to the Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 Watch List released Wednesday evening. The 6-6 senior is second in the Big Ten in scoring and among the conference leaders in steals (fourth), free throw percentage (.810, 10th) and 3-pointers per game (2.1, 11th). Palmer is believed…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Lopers Add Sterling

KGFW Sports – Lopers Add Sterling

Former Kearney High volleyball standout Bailee Sterling has tranfered to UNK. The 5-11 outside hitter spent the 2018 fall semester as a redshirt at Division I Northern Colorado. By joining UNK now she’ll be able to go through winter workouts and spring ball. Sterling was a four-year volleyball and three-year track letterwinner at Kearney High,…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker Fall at Home, Football Update

KGFW Sports – Husker Fall at Home, Football Update

The Nebraska women’s basketball team lost to 9th-ranked Maryland last night at Pinnacle Bank Arena, 81-63. The loss snapped the Husker’s five-game home winning streak and drops them to 7-8 on the season and 2-2 in the Big Ten. The Huskers will host conference co-leader Rutgers this Sunday. The Scarlet Knights are receiving votes in…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Martinez Honored Again

KGFW Sports – Martinez Honored Again

Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez was honored Monday as one of 32 players named to the Football Writers Association of America Freshman All-America Team. Martinez was one of two quarterbacks named to the team joining Clemson true freshman Trevor Lawrence. Martinez ranked 12th nationally in total offensive yards per game (295.1), and led all freshman in…Read more »

KGFW Sports – High School Update 1/7/19

KGFW Sports – High School Update 1/7/19

Kearney High Basketball; Friday Kearney High Boys 66, North Platte 41 Kearney High Girls 43, North Platte 28 Saturday Kearney High Boys 72, Lincoln Southeast 68 Kearney 54, Lincoln Southeast 43 Monday – (Heartland Athletic Conference Championship Game) Kearney High Boys @ Lincoln Pius – 7:00 (On KGFW) Friday @ Lincoln Northeast – 5:45/7:30 Saturday…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker Drop 2nd Straight Game

KGFW Sports – Husker Drop 2nd Straight Game

The Nebraska men’s basketball team lost at 25th-ranked Iowa yesterday, 93-84. The Huskers struggled from long range, going a season low 4-of-23 from beyond the arc. The Huskers are now 11-4 on the year and 1-3 in the Big Ten after losing back-to-back games for the first time this season. The Husker men will host…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Lopers at Central Missouri

KGFW Sports – Lopers at Central Missouri

The UNK basketball teams lost at Central Missouri Saturday. The Loper men fell in overtime 62-58, while the women were topped by the defending National Champion Jennies 64-47. The Lopers return to the Health and Sports Center this week with games against Central Oklahoma and Northeastern State. The top-ranked UNK wrestlers finished in 3rd-place at…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Storm Win 2 on the Road

KGFW Sports – Storm Win 2 on the Road

The Tri-City Storm won 2-of-3 on the road this past weekend. They split with Team USA, falling in a shootout 5-4 Thursday, but winning 8-2 Friday. They closed the weekend Saturday with a 4-2 win over the Madison Capitols. Still in first place in the Western Conference standings, the Storm return to their home ice…Read more »