March 7, 2019

Every hero has his sidekick. Batman has Robin, Superman has Krypto, and Donovan Williams, who has already committed to Nebraska and is a leader for Class A tournament-bound Lincoln North Star, has Josiah Allick.

But Allick is a hero of his own.

The senior briefly played...

December 28, 2018

The 2018 Metro Holiday Basketball Tournament kicked off this afternoon with two play-in games. After defeating 17th-seed Omaha Bryan 56-31, the 16th-seed Omaha South girls will play top-seed Millard South tomorrow at 8:30 a.m. On the boys side, 16th-seed Omaha Benson e...

November 19, 2018

It’s the big one, boys! 

First-seed Omaha Burke and seventh-seed Grand Island will fight for all the marbles in the Class A state championship on Monday night. The Bulldogs are 0-3 in state title games since 1978 — their most recent being a 21-9 loss against Lincoln Sou...

November 9, 2018

SNOW. FOOTBALL. 

The third-seed Bellevue West Thunderbirds are back in the Class A semifinals for the 3rd time in the past 4 years. They'll play their last home game of the season on Friday night against seventh-seed Grand Island. The Islanders will try to make it to th...

November 9, 2018

Wait, so will it be snowing cats and dogs? 

On Friday night, first-seed Omaha Burke will play host to fifth-seed Millard West in a highly contested Class A semifinal matchup. The winner punches their ticket to the championship on Monday, November 19, where they'll face...

November 1, 2018

Rematches are the best matches. 

This Friday, third-seed Bellevue West will play host to eleventh-seed Elkhorn South in the Class A quarterfinals. The Thunderbirds had a field day against the Storm in week four, cashing in a 38-3 domination on the road. 

South is ste...

November 1, 2018

High school sports are all about the lessons that come from them. 

Less than a month ago, Omaha Westside’s Red Shield and Millard West’s Wildcat Crazies were duking it out on Twitter for 2018 Omaha High School Sports Student Section State Championship. The two sections...

October 18, 2018

Eight weeks.

One game.

The district A-5 football championship has come down to a matchup between two heavyweights, second-ranked Omaha Westside and fourth-ranked Millard South, which will take place at Lyle Buell Stadium on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Westside’s rock solid defense...

September 28, 2018

Smashmouth.

No, not the iconic “All Star” band. It’s a term that has described Elkhorn South for years — but this season more than ever.

Behind senior halfback Cooper Jewett’s 701 rushing yards in the first five games, the ninth-ranked Storm are off to an impressive 4-1...

September 20, 2018

Lists of things “better than Westside.”  

Preparing for “Prep Weak.”

The list goes on.

But these are among the more subtle examples of jokes thrown around once a year, all stemmed from one of the metro’s most historic rivalries. On Friday, September 21, over 1,000 seats l...

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