Friday, July 23, 2021
Home Authors Posts by Justin Slepicka

Justin Slepicka


Second-year Bowling Coach Paul Klempa Keeps Huskers Motivated Amid Uncertainty

Husker Bowling Coach Paul Klempa instructing one of his bowlers
When Paul Klempa took over as head coach of the Nebraska bowling program in September, he could never have imagined the way his first...

GPAC Plans to Play Fall Sports

The GPAC announced it's plan Tuesday to play fall sports
The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) plans to play sports this fall, but not without some scheduling changes, the conference announced in a statement...

Spring Football Is Certain for Some, Possible For Others

Iowa Western football action from the 2019 season, quarterback taking a snap
When the National Junior College Athletic Association announced July 13 it would be moving all fall sports to the spring, it became the first...

UNK Delays Fall Sports

UNK Lopers logo as schools announcers delay in starting fall sports
The University of Nebraska-Kearney and the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association announced Monday that all fall sports are delayed until Sept 28. This change affects football,...

How the Cornhusker Marching Band and Scarlets Dance Team Are Preparing...

A bass drummer from the Cornhusker Marching Band gets ready to take the field during pregame
Nebraska's football team isn't the only one preparing to take the field at Memorial Stadium this fall. The Cornhusker Marching Band and the Scarlets dance...

Frost Says Husker Football Has Had 6 COVID-19 Cases Since April

Nebraska Football Head Coach Scott Frost on sideline of game against the University of Colorado in 2018.
Scott Frost announced today that five players and one staff member have tested positive since student athletes started returning to campus in April. UNL...

A different kind of professional football coming soon to Nebraska

The crest of Union Omaha soccer club, which features an Owl.
This fall, Nebraskans can cheer for a different kind of football. Union Omaha, a soccer club in Omaha that competes in the United Soccer League...

Rob Manfred Implements 60-Game MLB Season After Players Reject Latest Proposal

Major League Baseball logo
The waiting game is over for baseball fans as MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred implements a 60-game season scheduled to start July 24. This decision...

A Baseball Field Without Baseball: Why the Saltdog’s Groundskeeper Still Shows...

A view of the gates of Haymarket Park in Lincoln
Over the spring and summer months of years past, countless people have stepped onto the field at Haymarket Park. This summer only one will. Lincoln...