Part of a star-studded Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame class, Jeff Bellar puts a COVID-19 season in perspective.
The 2020 Nebraska High School Hall of Fame class will be inducted Oct. 4 at Lincoln East High School.
A look at the spring signees at the various collegiate levels.
Currently, girls wrestling operates under "emerging sport" status, which does not come with an NSAA-held state event.
He chose the Huskies over offers from South Dakota, South Dakota State, North Dakota and North Dakota State.
He indicated in the tweet that he's open to other schools as his recruitment continues to develop.
Among the wide receivers he’s coached at Bellevue West includes current Husker Zavier Betts and Iowa freshman Keagan Johnson.
He replaces longtime coach Tom Olson, who announced his retirement in February after a 23-year run as the Panthers' head coach.
Wortman, who has six state titles (including last season), is second in Nebraska high school football history for career wins.
The Knights have been on a long run of turning out talented players, several of whom have gone or are going to Nebraska.
Caden Becker, who was beginning to attract Power Five interest, joins the stream of Omaha area talents headed for the Huskies.
Taveon Thompson’s days on the sideline are numbered. As he rehabs a torn labrum in his shoulder, the all-star game gives "me something to work for."
Both the city and the area are well-represented — there are eight players from the Capital City pegged for the 63rd annual all-star game.
Olson plans to retire from teaching and coaching at the end of the school year. He compiled a 111-112 record at Norfolk.
Happy Signing Day. Here's who signed the dotted line during the signing period.
The consensus four-star prospect said he "loves" Scott Frost and Husker commit and friend Koby Bretz, but "I have to do what’s best for me."
Among them are 16 seniors headed to play at Division I schools.
Recently, Nebraska football has been on a mini run of adding verbal pledges from Lincoln standouts. Next up: Grant Buda from Southwest.
Burton, a first-team Super-Stater, is the third walk-on for the Knights' program for the 2021 recruiting class.
Nebraska has recruited Avante Dickerson heavily, as he's the second-ranked player in the state by Rivals.com.
For his efforts this fall, he was named a first-team All-City pick by the Journal Star and earned honorable mention all-state honors in Class A.
Derek Branch will start out at cornerback when he arrives on campus next summer, and he's happy to add to the Husker family tradition after st…