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Brennan Merkle

Brennan Merkle is a senior Sports Media and Communication major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln who has a passion for the details and data analysis that coincides within the field of sports and the nonstop revolving discussion around it.

A different perspective from refugee and international students

Huskers grad Falah Rashoka surrounded by refugee children at a Kurdistan campus in October 2014.
Identity is a word often associated with the embodiments of beliefs within a person. But it can also refer to one’s feeling of loyalty...

Q&A at The Bay

Airborne skater attempting a trick at The Bays indoor skatepark. Photo by Ben Skow Media
Caden Pearson has a passion for helping out his community in many unique ways. As general manager at The Bay, a Lincoln nonprofit organization,...

The new age of sport: Putting Nebraska esports on the map

UNL students gather in-person with masks for FIFA 21 tournament
Brian Petrotta sat among friends nearly 30 years ago. As they huddled around the TV, they all picked their favorite team in the latest...

Nebraska Senior Games Still Set to Go in Kearney

Official logo of the Nebraska Senior Games held in Kearney, Nebraska
Despite the reduced numbers due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Kearney is still set to host the Nebraska Senior Games from August 6-9.

Trey Frahm’s journey through COVID-19, the MLB draft and college recruiting

Elkhorn pitcher Trey Frahm delivers a fastball on the mound
COVID-19 has devastated every part of society. In sport, seasons have been put on hold. Athletes are sitting at home. Prospects are hoping they're...

Nebraska Shrine Bowl on track with new Covid-19 protocols in place

Nebraska Shrine Bowl Logo
It has been anything but a normal year when planning the 62nd annual Nebraska Shrine Bowl. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Shrine Bowl...

Big Ten announces no non-conference games will be played, Nebraska Athletics...

The Big Ten official logo
The Big Ten Conference announced Thursday that all member schools will play only conference games this upcoming season and  all of its non-conference games...

Husker Volleyball May Play Some Games at Pinnacle Bank Arena

Husker Volleyball Game v. Denver in Bob Devaney Sports Center
The upcoming Fall season is going to have a different look for the Huskers volleyball team. It's only a question of how much different. Head...

MLB players agree to report for 60-game season; set to return...

Official Logo of Major League Baseball (MLB)
On Tuesday, the Major League Baseball Players Association agreed to have players report to training camps by July 1. MLBPA plans on playing a...

Nebraska Gymnast Sam Phillips Calls On Student-Athletes to Ignite Change

Nebraska Gymnast Sam Phillips competes against schools Army & Minnesota
Nebraska gymnast Sam Phillips looks to use to his platform and connections to help the world of gymnastics become more flexible and open to change.