Author Archives: David Jenner

KGFW Sports – Maher Helping Flood Relief Effort

KGFW Sports – Maher Helping Flood Relief Effort

Dallas Cowboys standout and former Kearney High and Husker Kicker Brett Maher is returning to Kearney to show his support for the community that supported him. Brett is passionate about using the platform that he has been blessed with to give back to those affected by this recent natural disaster. On Wednesday, July 17th Brett…Read more »

KGFW Sports – 3 Sodbuster All-Stars

KGFW Sports – 3 Sodbuster All-Stars

Three members of the Hastings Sodbusters will be playing in next week’s Expedition League All-Star Game. Outfielder Grant Schmidt, and pitchers Trey Kissack and Matt Hess will be playing in the game which will be hosted by the Souris Valley Sabre Dogs in Minot, North Dakota. A Hastings native, Schmidt will also be representing the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Miss Basketball Showcase Cancelled

KGFW Sports – Miss Basketball Showcase Cancelled

The recent flooding in Kearney has forced the cancelation of this weekends Miss Basketball Showcase. According to event organizer Doug Koster, because many of the hotels in town have been shut down because off the flooding, a majority of the teams were unable to find lodging. However, the Kearney Senior All-Star Games will be played…Read more »

KGFW Sports – 5 Storm Players Heading to the NHL

KGFW Sports – 5 Storm Players Heading to the NHL

A team-record five Tri-City Storm players were picked in NHL draft over the weekend. Center Shane Pinto was the first pick of the second round and 32nd overall and was slected by Ottawa. Zac Jones was taken with the 68th pick by the New York Rangers while Ronnie Attard went to Philadelphia with the 72nd…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Bolt Named Husker Head Coach

KGFW Sports – Bolt Named Husker Head Coach

Will Bolt is returning to his alma mater as head coach. Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos named Bolt the 24th head coach of the Husker baseball program on Friday. Bolt brings 16 years of coaching experience to the Nebraska program, including five seasons on the Husker baseball staff and four years as a head coach at…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Host Summer Camps

KGFW Sports – Huskers Host Summer Camps

The Nebraska Football program will host their Friday Night Lights camps on June 14th and June 21st. Nebraska will also host their first National Adidas OL/DL Pipeline Camp, Saturday, June 15th. All three events will be free and open to the public. The following information will assist fans who intend to attend the Friday Night…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Brooks Sells Interest in Storm

KGFW Sports – Brooks Sells Interest in Storm

Kirk Brooks has sold a majority stake in the Tri-City Storm, ending his 10-years as the team’s sole owner. Besides the majority stake in the Storm, Brooks has also sold complete control of the Viaero Center to a group of five investors. That group includes Stan Bowman, the vice president and general manager of the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Warren Will Lead Big Ten

KGFW Sports – Warren Will Lead Big Ten

The Big Ten has its sixth commissioner in conference history. The conference announced its replacement for the departing Jim Delany at a news conference on Tuesday morning—Kevin Warren. Warren, who was the Vikings’ chief operating officer, becomes the first African-American commissioner of a Power Five conference. Delany announced in March that he would be retiring…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Erstad Resigns

KGFW Sports – Erstad Resigns

Nebraska Head Baseball Coach Darin Erstad announced Monday afternoon that he has resigned from his position. Erstad guided the Husker program for the past eight seasons, leading the Huskers to a Big Ten Championship and four NCAA Regional appearances. He took over the Nebraska program in June of 2011, and finished with a record of…Read more »

KGFW Sports – 3 Huskers HOF Nominees

KGFW Sports – 3 Huskers HOF Nominees

Three Huskers are among 76 players from the Football Bowl Subdivision announced as finalists for the National Football Foundation College Hall of Fame. Huskers on the 2020 ballot include Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Eric Crouch, and a pair of Outland Trophy winners in offensive linemen Zach Wiegert and defensive lineman Larry Jacobson. Crouch is on the…Read more »