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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016
Well disciplined Elkhorn South begins Class B title defense with 34-3 victory over York
Posted Saturday, August 27, at 1:36 AM
Well disciplined Elkhorn South begins Class B title defense with 34-3 victory over York York, Ne. A well prepared and strictly disciplined Elkhorn South team forced 5 York turnovers and played nearly error free football in a season opening 34-3 win over a very good York team...

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#1 Omaha North wins the battle of Class A gridiron titans.
Posted Friday, August 26, at 2:16 PM

#1 Omaha North wins the battle of Class A gridiron titans. Buell Stadium: Millard Ne. The Omaha North Vikings left no doubt how prepared they were for this 2016 Class A opener as they defeated defending champion Millard North 41-21 in front of an estimated 4,000 fans at Buell Stadium...

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In the Shadows of the Headlines - Real Time Players-Part 2
Posted Tuesday, August 23, at 12:25 PM

In the Shadows of the Headlines - More Real Time Players. Time to salute more blue collar warriors who just can't for the Friday Night Lights and and are not concerned if they make the headlines or not. These are just pure football men who operate in the shadows of the marquee players who grab all the headlines. Without the efforts of these fellas, good football programs would not become great football teams...

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In the Shadows of the Headlines - The Real Time Players.
Posted Monday, August 22, at 10:22 PM

In the Shadows of the Headlines - The Real Time Players. It is time to salute those blue collar warriors who long for the Friday Night Lights and could care less if they make the headlines or not. The crunching fullback who leads the way on a sweep, bowling over a defender without leaving his feet, then looking for one more to flatten...

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Class C-1 Players and Teams to watch in 2016
Posted Friday, August 19, at 2:42 PM

Class C-1 Players and Teams to watch in 2016. Traditionally this the toughest class of all when it comes to competing for the right to play in Lincoln for all the goods. 2016 will be no different and with the addition of Aquinas moving up from C-2, things become more difficult...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 12
Posted Tuesday, August 9, at 1:15 AM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 12 As teams around the state enter day two of high school football practices, why not salute some returning 1000 yard rushers. There are 34 in all coming back in 2016, which is an above average number of backs returning to haunt defenses...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 11
Posted Sunday, July 31, at 12:13 AM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 11 Today we salute a couple of players who excel on one side of the football and a couple that come right at you on both sides of that scrimmage line. No time to waste, so let's get right to it. Oh, and by the way, the countdown to Opening Night 2016 stands at 27 days with the first day of practice set for a week from Monday...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 10
Posted Friday, July 22, at 10:45 PM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 10 *Brett Kitrell-Ashland-Greenwood - 6-4, 280, Senior - OG/DT (#52) This thought just crossed my mind. Man, would I hate to be the man across the line of scrimmage from Brett Kitrell this fall. ...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 9
Posted Monday, July 18, at 11:46 PM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 9 *Sam Vanderslice-Bellevue West - 6-0, 250, Senior - Center/Linebacker (#56) Massive Tyler Ciurej gets most of the press as far as Bell West lineman are concerned, but Sam Vanderslice is certainly no slouch himself and besides, the young man is really, really bright. They say to play center for a top notch Class A high school football program these days, ya gotta be smart. Well, here you are...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 8
Posted Saturday, July 16, at 5:27 PM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 8 We feature only three players in today's salute, but they are big time performers when game time rolls around. We will tell you about a Class A running back that is a battering ram and nearly impossible to stop for negative yardage. ...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 7
Posted Tuesday, July 12, at 1:10 AM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 7 Here we are, deeply entrenched in the dog days of July and all I can think about is 45 days until the first high school football game. Wouldn't have it any other way. Today we salute my favorite running back in all of Nebraska high school football. ...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 6
Posted Sunday, July 10, at 12:35 AM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 6 The countdown to Nebraska high school football's opening night 2016 is at 47 days. We have now arrived to Part 6 of our player profiles with many more to follow in the coming weeks. Today we will tell the story of a running back who burst on the high school football scene like a 4th of July rocket and never let up. ...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 5
Posted Tuesday, July 5, at 10:54 PM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 5 On this day, why not salute one of the toughest son-of-a-guns in the 8-Man ranks. This guy is not only a fabulous running back, but a feared linebacker that also happens to be one of the fastest sprinters in the state...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 4
Posted Sunday, July 3, at 5:51 PM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 4 By Bobby Mills (1000 Yard Guy) Today, how about featuring Class A's leading rusher, a high caliber quarterback that will bedevil Class C-1 defenses for the next two years, a wide-receiver from Millard North, yes you heard right, and the dude that opens some Mack Truck sized holes for our featured RB...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 3
Posted Friday, July 1, at 11:48 PM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 3 By Bobby Mills (1000 Yard Guy) On this day, I will salute a 1000 yard rusher who is only half way through his already successful career, a returning 2,000 yard passing quarterback, an absolutely terrific lineman that rates as the one of the best in the state, regardless of class, and a wide receiver that certainly looks like a top notch college prospect to me...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 2
Posted Tuesday, June 28, at 11:43 PM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 2 By Bobby Mills (1000 Yard Guy) Today we spotlight another 1000 Yard Rusher, a terrific 8-Man quarterback, a wide receiver that finished 2nd in pass reception yardage while competing against a rugged Class B schedule, an eye opening 2 way lineman, and one of the state's best kickers...

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Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 1
Posted Monday, June 27, at 12:45 AM

Nebraska's Top Prep Football players for 2016 - Part 1 By Bobby Mills (1000 Yard Guy) The 2016 high school football season is only 59 days away and what better time to begin previews of this year's top players than right now. There are 34 thousand yard rushers returning to strut their stuff under the Friday Night Lights this fall and we'll spotlight each one, plus at least 50 other running backs that should crack the headlines in 2016...

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Centura's Travis Holcomb is a Man.
Posted Sunday, June 5, at 1:04 AM

Centura's Travis Holcomb is a Man. by Bobby Mills (1000 Yard Guy) I have seen hundreds of high school athletes throughout my lifetime and many have impressed me for a variety of reasons. But today, I witnessed something that I haven't seen for years. A feat that defines what a high school athlete should be all about...

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Tom Dinsdale All-Star Hoops Classic boasts Regional feel.
Posted Wednesday, June 1, at 10:30 PM

Tom Dinsdale All-Star Hoops Classic boasts Regional feel. by Bobby Mills (1000 Yard Guy) When Grand Island entrepreneur Tino Martinez assembles a post season high school all-star basketball classic, you can bet it will break the mold of most others played this time of year...

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A Legend is honored at Hawks Field
Posted Sunday, May 15, at 11:06 PM

A Legend is honored at Hawks Field by Bobby Mills (1000 Yard Guy) Sunday, May 15th was a day to remember at Hawks Field in Haymarket Park. The Nebraska baseball team celebrated Military Appreciation Weekend and as part of those festivities, honored one of Nebraska high school sports true legends...

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