KGFW Sports – High School and Big Ten Football Update 9/9/20

KGFW Sports – High School and Big Ten Football Update 9/9/20

Tuesday

– KHS Volleyball @ Fremont
– Kearney def. Fremont, 25-17, 26-24, 17-25, 25-23 (3-1)
– KCHS Volleyball @ South Loup
– Kearney Catholic def. South Loup (Callaway/Arnold), 27-25, 25-14, 25-17 (3-0)

– KCHS Girls Golf @ Broken Bow Invite – (Postponed)
– KHS Boys Tennis @ Lincoln Invite – @ Woods Tennis Courts (Postponed – 09/09/20)
– KCHS Boys Tennis vs. Holdrege – @ Harmon Park Tennis Courts (Postponed 09/10/20)
– KHS Softball @ Lincoln East (DH) – @ Doris Bair Softball Complex (Postponed – 09/21/20)
– KCHS Softball vs. McCook – @ Patriot Park (Postponed)

Thursday

– KHS Girls Golf @ Lincoln Southeast Invite – 9:00 @ Holmes GC
– KCHS Girls Golf Awarii Challenge – 9:00 @ Awarii Dunes GC
– KCHS Cross Country @ Centura – 3:00
– KHS Boys Tennis vs. Lexington – 4:00 @ Harmon Park
– KHS Softball @ Lincoln North Star (DH) – 5:00 @ Doris Bair Softball Complex
– KCHS Softball vs. Holdrege – 5:00 Patriot Park
– KCHS Volleyball Triangular – 5:00

Check out HUSKERMAX.com for links to these stories;

Ten state lawmakers from six states have sent a letter to Big Ten presidents and chancellors asking them to reconsider the decision to “cancel the fall football season.” The lawmakers, from Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Pennsylvania and Ohio, say student-athletes at the 14 league schools are currently at a competitive “disadvantage” compared with athletes who’s schools are playing.

The Big Ten’s Return to Competition Task Force is attempting to determine the best time for teams to return to the field. While multiple reports have suggested Oct. 10th is an option, Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos called it a “rumor” and reiterated that Thanksgiving weekend appears to be the earliest date the Big Ten is considering. Moos said in a prior interview that the Big Ten should have some revamped schedule gameplan by mid-September.

Two former Huskers have been named co-captains of their NFL teams. Maliek Collins has been named a co-captain for the Las Vegas Raiders. The Raiders open their season at Carolina this Sunday. Lavonte David has been named a co-captain in Tampa Bay. The Buccaneers open their season in New Orleans Sunday