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Once pitcher Matt Waldron quieted Bellevue West's bats, top-seeded Omaha Westside was able to roll into the next round of the Metro Conference baseball tournament.
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Holscher captures second-place finish
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'Magic' moves help Packers to Metro boys title
Omaha South's Michael Jaime made a great individual play and scored the lone goal in the Class A No. 6 Packers' 1-0 win over second-ranked Omaha Westside in the boys final of the Metro Conference tournament.
Millard North trumps Marian for Metro Conference title
Class A No. 3 Millard North became the first team this season to crack top-ranked Omaha Marian for more than a single goal en route to a 2-1 win in the final of Metro Conference soccer tournament at Norris Middle School.
Top seed Westside looks to stretch streak
Omaha Westside, winner of 14 games in a row, is the top seed for this week’s Metro Conference baseball tournament.
Crusaders cross river, run away with title
The Lewis Central Girls Invitational is very familiar to Omaha Marian. The Crusaders have crossed the Missouri River annually early in the track season to dominate the meet in recent years.
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Dukes just short as host GICC wins dual
The girls of Duke tennis came up one victory short of their goal in dual action Tuesday at Grand Island Central Catholic. The score favored the Crusaders, 5-4.
Heartland plays host to track invitational
Alex Preslicka and Tyler Brown notched a win each for their teams in Tuesday's Heartland Invitational. Preslicka won the long jump for McCool Junction with a best effort of 19-11 . For Brown of the host Huskies it was first in the 100-meter dash with a clocking of 11.3 ticks of the stopwatch.
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Heartland girls 3rd, E-M 6th, McCool 7th at invite
Heartland and Exeter-Milligan had one winner each on the girls' side of Tuesday's Heartland Invitational track meet. Maitlyn Thomsen of E-M won the long jump soaring 16-1 and for Heartland's Eve Vanderneck it was a winning toss of 33-5 in the shot put.
Bayard golfers finish on top in Mitchell
A cold, stiff wind didn’t keep the Bayard High School boys golf team from shooting a season-low to win the championship of the Mitchell Invitational on Tuesday at Scenic Knolls Golf Course.
H/LHF, Osmond win at Neligh-Oakdale meet
The Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family girls and Osmond boys kept the hosts away from the team titles, both outdistancing themselves from Neligh-Oakdale at the Warriors’ track and field invite here on a windy and cool Tuesday.
Duke girls outdistance field in triangular
The Central City Bison and Fillmore Central Panthers paid a visit to York on Tuesday for triangular track and field action at York High School.
York drubs Knights 8-0 in soccer
With the Central Conference Soccer Tournament less than 48 hours away, the Dukes hosted the Nebraska Lutheran Knights in their final tune up.
Dukes wear down Nebraska Lutheran girls
The Nebraska Lutheran Knights could not match the Duke girls in number of players on the bench, and it caught up with them Tuesday night.
Titans edge Panthers on golf tie-breaker
Usually the fifth player on a golf team does not have his score come into play. That changed for the Fillmore Central Panthers and the Thayer Central Titans on Tuesday, when they completed play all tied with 355 strokes each.
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