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KGFW Sports – UNK Picked to Win MIAA

The 8th-ranked UNK volleyball team has been picked to finish first in the 2018 MIAA preseason coaches’ poll. Just 36 points separates the top five teams; the Lopers (108 points; eight first place votes), Missouri Western State (94; two first place), Central Oklahoma (92), Central Missouri (85) and Washburn (72; one first place). UNK and…read more »

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KGFW Sports – Washington on Frosh Watch List

The Nebraska football team held their 11th practice of the fall Wednesday morning. The Huskers return to the practice field again this morning. They open the season Sept. 1st, hosting the Akron Zips. Kickoff will be at 7:00. In other Husker news; Running back Maurice Washington has made the Associated Press list of 14 true…read more »


KGFW Sports – Frew to Manage Sodbusters

The Hastings Sodbusters will retain Owner and General Manager, Bryan Frew, as the Skipper of the club next season. Frew took the reigns of the team after Scott Stover left towards the end of the season to prepare to teach and coach at his college. Stover had planned on returning to the Sodbusters next season,…read more »


KGFW Sports – #8 Lopers Blue-Gold Scrimmage

The 8th-ranked UNK volleyball team will hold a “Blue-Gold” scrimmage on Tuesday, August 21st. The match, consisting of three sets to 25 points, will begin at 6:00 p.m. and is free and open to the public. The Division II volleyball season begins a week earlier this year, due to the NCAA Fall Sports Festival (Nov.…read more »

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KGFW Sports – Kearney Adding High School Baseball

Kearney will field a High School baseball team in the spring of 2019. By a 6-0 vote, the Kearney Public Schools Board of Education voted Monday to approve a funding plan proposed by a group of baseball supporters. New West Sport Medicine will provide $300,000 over a 10-year period. $250,000 will fund the program’s start…read more »


KGFW Sports – NU Fan Day for FB and VB

The Nebraska football team is holding their 10th practice of the fall this morning. Members of the defense will meet the media following today’s workout. Visit for more. Husker Fan Day is set for this Saturday evening at Memorial Field in Lincoln, beginning at 6:30. No admission will be charged. More information for this…read more »