Category Archives: KGFW Sports

KGFW Sports – NSAA Cancels Spring Seasons

KGFW Sports – NSAA Cancels Spring Seasons

The High School spring sports seasons are now officially cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. NSAA Executive Director Jay Bellar announced that decision Thursday morning. According to a release, all remaining NSAA activity practices and competitions, including district and state competitions, have been cancelled for this school year. These cancelations are part of a new…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Cam Mack is Leaving NU

KGFW Sports – Cam Mack is Leaving NU

Nebraska point guard Cam Mack has announced he is transferring. Mack, who finished 13th in the Nation in assists per game, had also struggled with multiple off court disciplinary situations last season. Mack, who has also entered his name into the NBA draft pool in March,  will now look for his sixth school in the…Read more »

Fonner Park announces no-spectator trial period of racing

Fonner Park announces no-spectator trial period of racing

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (FONNER PARK) – Fonner Park and the Nebraska Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA) and the Nebraska Thoroughbred Breeders Association (NTBA) have announced a two-week trial period to conduct no-spectator Thoroughbred horse racing. Because of the global COVID-19 outbreak, on March 16, 2020 the traditional Fonner Park horse racing season (with spectators)…Read more »

KGFW Sports – USHL Season Cancelled 03/18/20

KGFW Sports – USHL Season Cancelled 03/18/20

The USHL announced Wednesday its decision to cancel the rest of the 2019-20 season. The unanimous decision was made by the USHL Board of Directors. League officials had initially postponed play on March 12th. According to a statement released by the the league and USHL President and Commissioner Tom Garrity, the move is in the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker Football Team’s Spring Game in Doubt, Volleyball in GI Cancelled, NAIA, NSAA and UNK Updates 03/17/20

KGFW Sports – Husker Football Team’s Spring Game in Doubt, Volleyball in GI Cancelled, NAIA, NSAA and UNK Updates 03/17/20

The Nebraska football team’s Spring Game will not be played April 18th, and probably not at all. Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos made the announcement during an appearance on the Husker Sports Network last night. The Nebraska volleyball team’s spring match, scheduled for Saturday, April 25th against Northern Colorado in Grand Island, has been canceled…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NU Volleyball in GI Cancelled 03/16/20

KGFW Sports – NU Volleyball in GI Cancelled 03/16/20

The Nebraska volleyball spring match, scheduled for Saturday, April 25 against Northern Colorado in Grand Island, has been canceled due to the COVID-19 public health threat. The NCAA and Big Ten Conference previously announced that all spring NCAA Championships have been canceled, and the Big Ten has canceled all conference and non-conference competitions through the end of the academic…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NAIA Cancels Spring Sports Season 03/16/20

KGFW Sports – NAIA Cancels Spring Sports Season 03/16/20

After convening the Council of Presidents Executive Committee, and with input from the National Administrative Council and National Eligibility Committee, the decision has been made to cancel the NAIA’s 2020 spring sports season, effective immediately. We know this is extremely disappointing, especially for our student-athletes. All possible options for maintaining the spring season were discussed at…Read more »