Omaha Westside scored 28 points in the first quarter and then did its remaining scoring with Tristan Alvano’s leg. His last of five came as time expired to give the Warriors the title over Gretna.
The Dragons and Warriors engaged in a 48-minute drag race that might surpass anything that happened in 2021, writes Chris Basnett,
Players from both teams have been waiting a full year for this rematch in what should be the most emotionally charged game of the week.
Thanks to a pass rush that wouldn’t quit — and notched eight sacks — Gretna avoided a stunning upset in the first round of the Class A playoff.
Cameron Bothwell booted a 25-yard field goal with 8 seconds left Friday night to boost Gretna to a comeback win over Bellevue West.
We have some changes in our Top 10. Check out the Nebraska high school football ratings by World-Herald staff writer Stu Pospisil.
Returning Super-State picks and Power Five recruits headline this year's crop of talent in Class A. Plus, which team is in the driver's seat to win it all?
All eyes — and smartphone cameras — will be on Friday Night Lights this fall, and this group of five players know what it takes to grab the attention.
Zane Flores has been busy on the recruiting trail over the last two months. He saw all he needed from Oklahoma State, and the Gretna QB made his mind up.
After seeing his recruiting stock rise in recent months, Zane Flores has found his next stop to sling passes.
This year in review spans several sports with mind-bogging plays, feel-good moments and more from the high school sports scene.
Get to know the 24 players selected to the 2021 All-Nebraska football first team.
In fourth grade, Zane Flores and Joe Roll routinely played catch with the football. They did again Tuesday night — on the big stage.
A quick recap of Tuesday's Class A state championship game at Memorial Stadium.
Omaha Westside could crown itself as a dynasty while challenger Gretna is seeking the first state title in school history.
End-of-the-season success doesn’t come without hard work. QB Zane Flores spent plenty of time with his receivers this summer.
Each week, we're taking a deeper dive with a Husker player for "The Word." Next up is Brendan Franke, a kicker from Gretna.
Zane Flores threw for two touchdowns and ran for another, but the Dragons' defense stifling a high-scoring Omaha North bunch was the difference.
The Vikings are in the midst of perhaps the most improbable playoff run the Class A state playoffs have seen in years.
Can Omaha North, winners of perhaps the state's greatest upset, strike again? Luke Mullin thinks so in his full lookahead at the action.
The game of the week in Class A pins two top quarterbacks against each other. Color us intrigued.
Just went it felt like the Knights swiped some momentum on a wild TD, Gretna returned a kick return for a touchdown to wipe that away.
These high school juniors from the city and area have used the first seven weeks of the high school football season to their favor.
Luke Mullin thinks it will be important for Southeast to score early in its big game against No. 6 Gretna this week. Who does he pick to win?
Junior quarterback Flores completed his first five throws and was 14-of-20 for 201 yards passing in fueling a 21-0 halftime lead for the Dragons.