Island Sports


KGFW Sports – Husker Advance in 5 Set Thriller

For the second year in a row, the Nebraska volleyball team won a five-set thriller in the NCAA Semifinals, this time rallying from an 0-2 deficit for a dramatic come-from-behind victory over Illinois Thursday Night at the Target Center in Minneapolis. The Huskers lost the first two sets, 25-22 and 25-16, and set three was…read more »


KGFW Sports – Storm Top Lincoln 5-3

The Tri-City Storm topped the Lincoln Stars 5-3 last night at the Viaero Center. Still in first place in the Western Conference standings, the Storm have taken five of six from their in-state rivals this season. The Storm return to the road this weekend with a pair of games against the Fargo Force in North…read more »


KGFW Sports – Huskers Face Illini Tonight

Huskers Mikaela Foecke and Lauren Stivrins were named First-Team All-Americans, and Kenzie Maloney was selected to the Third Team, by the American Volleyball Coaches Association Wednesday. Foecke, a senior outside hitter, earned her second-career All-America honor after earning second-team accolades last year. Stivrins, a sophomore middle blocker and Maloney, a senior libero were both honored…read more »


KGFW Sports – Huskers Advance to Final Four

The Nebraska volleyball team earned a program-record fourth straight trip to the NCAA Semifinals after sweeping the Oregon Ducks in the Minneapolis Regional Final Saturday. With the victory, the defending national champions became just the sixth program in NCAA history to reach four consecutive final fours, joining Pacific, Penn State, Stanford, Texas and UCLA. The…read more »