Only 10 years ago, Maggie Malone had never competed in javelin. Now, she has a chance at calling herself the best in the world.
More than a month ago, Gabe Hinrichs was creating buzz at the state track and field meet at Omaha Burke Stadium.
Student-athletes from nearly 215 schools across the state are being honored by the Lincoln Journal Star for Academic All-State, which recogniz…
Arlington's Kailynn Gubbels was named the Nebraska Gatorade girls track and field athlete of the year over the weekend.
Nebraska will again be represented on one of the Olympics' biggest stages.
The Fillmore Central graduate heaved the javelin 195 feet, 7 inches to finish first in qualifying.
"You're never going to get another one like her. "No way. You might have one girl in one sport that just really excels. She excels in all three."
Elkhorn's Drew Christo is the Journal Star's athlete of the year. Here's a look at 12 other multi-sport standouts that shined in 2020-21.
Humphrey St. Francis' Allison Weidner is the Journal Star's athlete of the year. Here's a look at 12 other multi-sport standouts that shined i…
From Kalynn Meyer to Jordan Hooper to Maurtice Ivy, here's a look at the past winners for Journal Star girls athlete of the year.
From Drew Christo to Ahman Green to Tom Kropp, here's a look at the past winners for Journal Star boys athlete of the year.
For years, the tournament had been split between Omaha and Lincoln, but the appeal of hosting the entire event at a premier venue or venues won out.
The pressures, the big decisions and the nervousness, recalled by the NSAA's Jay Bellar, who reflects on a successful COVID-19 season.
The Journal Star recognizes the top athletes and coaches in 26 categories, including girls and boys athlete of the year.
Dating back to 1952, check out a list of Journal Star boys coaches of the year.
Ryan Psota and John Carlson are the co-coaches of the year. Here's a look at other significant coaching performances this past season.
Here's a look at previous winners of the Journal Star award, which dates back to 1977.
The virtual award show is Saturday. Next up in our daily reveal of nominees: girls athlete of the year.
These athletes shined in track and field this past year.
A look at the top performers from the Capital City this past season, an exciting season that culminated at the state meet last month.
Twenty people were selected to the 2021 Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame class.
Bob White's decision to coach Lincoln High track for a final season paid off with some outstanding state performances by Links.