Category Archives: KGFW Sports

KGFW Sports – Hoiberg Adds Two

KGFW Sports – Hoiberg Adds Two

Husker men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg added two more recruits Wednesday. Samari Curtis, a 6-foot-4, 190-pound guard, was the state of Ohio’s Mr. Basketball in 2019. He averaged 33.8 points and 5.2 assists per game while shooting 51 percent from the field as a senior, including 34 percent from 3-point range. Curtis, who originally signed…Read more »

KGFW Sports – High School Update 5/14/19

KGFW Sports – High School Update 5/14/19

Monday @ Haymarket Park Millard West def. Creighton Prep – 1-0 Tuesday @ Sherman Field Kearney vs. Grand Island – 4:00 (Elimination Game) Gretna vs. Creighton Prep – (Elimination Game) Tuesday @ Haymarket Park Elkhorn South vs. Millard South – 4:00 Archbishop/Bergan vs. Millard West – 7:00 Monday @ Werner Park Mount Michael def. Seward…Read more »

KGFW Sports – High School Update 5/13/19

KGFW Sports – High School Update 5/13/19

Baseball State Tourney Saturday Class A @ Sherman Field in Lincoln Elkhorn South def. Kearney – 4-3 Millard South def. Grand Island – 2-1 Archbishop/Bergan def. Gretna – 5-3 Millard West vs. Creighton Prep – Rained Out Monday @ Haymarket Park Millard West vs. Creighton Prep – 1:00 Tuesday @ Sherman Field Kearney vs. Grand…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker Take 2 From ASU, FB Adds WR

KGFW Sports – Husker Take 2 From ASU, FB Adds WR

The Nebraska baseball team took down Arizona State in the series rubber match, 8-5, at Hawks Field on Sunday afternoon. Senior righty Reece Eddins earned his team-high sixth win of the season as he went 6.0 innings and allowed three runs, while recording three strikeouts. The Huskers wrap up the regular season this week when…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Host ASU

KGFW Sports – Huskers Host ASU

The Nebraska baseball team is hosting Arizona State in a three-game non-conference series this weekend at Hawks Field. The Huskers have struggled down the stretch, going 3-and-7 in their last ten games. Despite those struggles, the Huskers are still in third place in the Big Ten standings. The Sun Devils opened 2019 on a 21-game…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Carnes Out at UNK, Liesch Honored Again

KGFW Sports – Carnes Out at UNK, Liesch Honored Again

UNK Athletics Director Marc Bauer says the University will immediately begin a search to replace head softball coach Holly Carnes. A former Loper player and assistant coach, Carnes had 368 career wins in her 19-year tenure as head coach and saw 43 of her players earn all-conference recognition. UNK went 20-24 (12-14 MIAA) this past…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Liesch Honored Again

KGFW Sports – Liesch Honored Again

UNK freshman right fielder Carlee Liesch has been named to the 2019 Division II Conference Commissioner’s Association All-Central Region team. Liesch was named to the second-team and is one of just five MIAA players to make the squad. The 2019 MIAA Freshman of the Year, Liesch was one of the top freshmen in Division II…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Roby Invited to Combine, FB Roster Updated

KGFW Sports – Roby Invited to Combine, FB Roster Updated

University of Nebraska forward Isaiah Roby was one of 66 players invited to the 2019 NBA Combine.  The 6-8 junior is the first Husker invited to the NBA Combine since Terran Petteway in 2015. Roby set career highs in scoring (11.8 ppg), rebounding (6.9 rpg), assists (1.9 apg) and steals (1.3 spg), while averaging 1.9…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers MBB Heading to the Caymans

KGFW Sports – Huskers MBB Heading to the Caymans

The Nebraska men’s basketball program will travel to the Caribbean this fall for the 3rd-annual Cayman Islands Classic. The three-day, eight-team tournament takes place from Nov. 25-27. The 2019 field includes Colorado State, George Mason, Loyola-Chicago, New Mexico State, Old Dominion, USF and Washington State. Each team will play three games over three days. Five…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Storm Swept, Draft Up Next

KGFW Sports – Storm Swept, Draft Up Next

The Tri-City Storm dropped game three of the Western Conference Final 3-2 Friday night in Sioux Falls and were eliminated from the 2019 Clark Cup Playoffs. The Storm will now turn their attention to the 2019 USHL Phase I & Phase II draft. The Draft takes place in two stages, beginning with Phase I tonight…Read more »