Wortman, who has six state titles (including last season), is second in Nebraska high school football history for career wins.
With the depth Lincoln Southwest’s football team has in its backfield, ball carriers have to make the most of the opportunities they do get.
BEATRICE — On a chilly opening night of the Class B playoffs, Elkhorn did what it does best.
Waverly's Rhett Jordon — and the offensive line — led a pair of fourth-quarter touchdown in a come-from-behind win last week.
OMAHA — Things looked bleak for Waverly after three quarters, trailing Elkhorn on the road by 13 points.
CRETE — Elkhorn figured out how to run the ball effectively in the second half and the Antlers also capitalized on opportunities.
Add Chris Weber to the list of names of recent walk-ons from Elkhorn who have pushed their way into an important role for the Huskers.
Pound the football.
Omaha Skutt made a resounding comeback from a midseason lull.
It didn't take long for the Class B state playoffs to catch a flair for the dramatic as York and Elkorn battled it out down to the final four seconds.
There are three undefeated teams left in Class B — and all of them are in District 2.