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Geoff Exstrom

My name is Geoff Exstrom and I am a senior at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. I pursuing a major in both Sports Media and Broadcast Production. Along with school, I am also a sports writer for the Lincoln Journal Star covering numerous high school and collegiate sporting events. I am also the Sports Director for 90.3 KRNU - UNL's student radio station. I've also had the great opportunity to create many podcasts throughout my media career including Athletes Unfiltered, the podcast hosted by myself as well as former Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez.

Girls basketball participation has dropped dramatically over the past 17 years

A girl shoots a basketball
President’s Day weekend in Nebraska is one of the busiest times of the year in high school girls sports. College coaches from around the country...

As NIL in college sports evolve, so does its coverage

Front view of Memorial Stadium on a sunny afternoon.
The college sports scene has changed drastically since Name, Image and Likeness (NIL) was legalized by the NCAA back on July 1, 2021. That...

After three years, Nebraska FCCLA was back together again

Nebraska FCCLA's 2022 State Leadership's audience in a packed Pinnacle Bank Arena.
1,092 days.  That’s how long it’s been since the last in-person Nebraska Family, Career and Community Leaders of America State Leadership conference. In between all...

With restrictions lifting, Lincoln is seeing new local restaurants open

The storefront of SturFast, a local Caribbean and African Grill in downtown Lincoln.
The COVID-19 pandemic put strains on Lincoln restaurants, but as restrictions lifted, a majority of new restaurants that opened are locally owned. The trend...

Lincoln prepares for historic week at Pinnacle Bank Arena

The front of Pinnacle Bank Arena during a sunny early afternoon.
There’s always a first time for everything.  And for Lincoln, that will be the case during the week of March 5-12. That week is set...

Despite challenges, Omaha Equestrian Foundation gears up for big competitions

Erin Davis Heineking rides on a horse that jumps over a railing in front of a giant crowd at the 2019 International Omaha event.
Despite a pandemic and other challenges, the Omaha Equestrian Foundation is gearing up for some big competitions. After sitting on the sidelines for three years,...

NSAA Announces Plan to Play Fall Sports As Scheduled

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The NSAA announced Monday that they plan to have fall high school sports to go on as scheduled beginning in August.

Multiple Lincoln Legion Baseball Players Test Positive for COVID-19

A baseball catcher's helmet lying face up in the dirt
Some members of the Pinnacle Bank Legion baseball team, mostly comprised of Lincoln Southwest students, tested positive for COVID-19.

UNLimited Sports Daily: June 16, 2020 Featuring Omaha World-Herald Writer Chris...

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Join Jake Bartecki and Tyler Fangman as they break down the latest news including a feature interview with Omaha World-Herald sports writer Chris Heady.

Frost Voices Frustration Over Spring, But Confident Team is in the...

Nebraska head coach Scott Frost on the field at Memorial Stadium
Nebraska head coach Scott Frost met with reporters Tuesday to discuss how the Huskers are handling summer workout despite the limitations due to the COVID-19 pandemic.