Category Archives: KGFW Sports

KGFW Sports – Storm Down 0-2

KGFW Sports – Storm Down 0-2

The Tri-City Storm dropped Game 2 of the Western Conference Final, 4-1, last night at the Viaero Center. Filip Forsmark scored the Storm’s lone goal during the 1st period before the Stampede responded with four unanswered goals. With the loss, the Storm are now down 2-0 in the best of five series and will need…Read more »

KGFW Sports – UNK’s Liesch Earns MIAA Honor

KGFW Sports – UNK’s Liesch Earns MIAA Honor

UNK right fielder Carlee Liesch has been named the 2019 MIAA Freshman of the Year and is one of six Lopers named to the all-conference team. Liesch and junior catcher Alexis Howe made the first-team with senior third baseman Cheyenne Hamilton on the second-team. Junior center fielder Alexis Ray, junior first baseman Sara Sempek and…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker’s NFL Streak Ends

KGFW Sports – Husker’s NFL Streak Ends

Nebraska’s streak of having at least one player selected in the NFL draft every year since 1963 came to an end Saturday. Nebraska and Purdue were the only two Big Ten programs without a player drafted this year. Wide receiver Stanley Morgan Jr. and running back Devine Ozigbo were thought to have a chance to…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Add Point Guard

KGFW Sports – Huskers Add Point Guard

The Nebraska men’s basketball team added Salt Lake City CC point guard Cameron Mack Saturday. The 6-3, 185-pound Mack was previously recruited by Husker assistant Matt Abdelmassih while at St. John’s, and signed a letter of intent with the program before re-opening his recruitment in April.  Mack averaged 19.1 points, 7.4 assists and 5.6 rebounds…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Storm vs. Stampede, 3 Honored By USHL

KGFW Sports – Storm vs. Stampede, 3 Honored By USHL

The Tri-City Storm will face the Sioux Falls Stampede in the Clark Cup Playoffs Western Conference Final. The Stampede topped Waterloo 2-1 in OT last night to win their best of five semi-final series 3-1. The Storm, the Anderson Cup Champions and top seed out West, will host the 3rd-seeded Stampede in games one and…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Storm Sweep Des Moines

KGFW Sports – Storm Sweep Des Moines

The Tri-City Storm downed the Des Moines Buccaneers by a final score of 5-1 Tuesday night at Buccaneer Arena to complete a series sweep. The Storm will face either the Sioux Falls Stampede or the Waterloo Black Hawks in the Western Conference Final. The Stampede lead the Black Hawks 2-1 in the best of five…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Bauer Named UNK AD

KGFW Sports – Bauer Named UNK AD

Following a nation wide search, Marc Bauer has been named the 8th Director of Intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Bauer has served as interim athletic director since April 2018. A member of the National Wrestling Coaches Association Division II Hall of Fame, Bauer led the UNK wrestling program from 2000 to…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Storm Acquire 2, Game 3 Tonight

KGFW Sports – Storm Acquire 2, Game 3 Tonight

The Tri-City Storm have acquired defenseman Michael Ferrandino, and defenseman Trevor Griebel in yesterday’s USHL’s Dispersal Draft for the Central Illinois Flying Aces. The Flying Aces announced a temporary withdrawal from on ice competition to focus on the future of the organization. The Storm can close out their Western Conference semi-final matchup with the Des…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Blanked by K-State

KGFW Sports – Huskers Blanked by K-State

The Nebraska baseball team’s three-game winning streak was snapped last night in a 5-0 loss to Kansas State at Hawks Field. The Huskers were held to five hits and left 10 runners on base. It’s their second consecutive home loss after starting 8-0 at Haymarket Park. This was the first of five games in six…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Palmer in Action Tonight

KGFW Sports – Palmer in Action Tonight

James Palmer Jr. will continue his pre-draft preparations this week, as the senior was invited to play in this week’s Portsmouth Invitational Tournament. The four-day event features 64 of the top seniors in the country and scouts from both the NBA and overseas. Competition begins Wednesday night. Palmer is playing on the Norfolk Sports Club…Read more »