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Profile: Jared Hanner 0

Profile: Jared Hanner

By Chris Barker, NewsNetNebraska Jared Hanner, a 23-year-old News-Editorial major at UNL, has little use for a certain recent digital trend in the journalism industry. “I don’t believe in blogs,” Jared said. “They’re not...

Scott Middle School flag football: “Go get Bailey” 1

Scott Middle School flag football: “Go get Bailey”

Story by Max Olson, NewsNetNebraska Bailey’s ready to go. A few teammates sport plaid cargo shorts and trendy tees. Bailey went with his gray Michael Jordan T-shirt and black basketball shorts. The Scott Middle...

Parkview Christian High School 8-man football: “With God as my witness” 1

Parkview Christian High School 8-man football: “With God as my witness”

Story by John Schreier, NewsNetNebraska Nathan Davenport and the Parkview Christian football team run sprints among the green and the brown and the white of their on-campus football field. A random assortment of six...

Lincoln Southwest High School football: “You’re going to be all right” 0

Lincoln Southwest High School football: “You’re going to be all right”

Story by Brent Reese, NewsNetNebraska As the giggling water girls and the two players dubbed “the marshmallow brains,” who suffered concussions earlier in the season, look on, the Lincoln Southwest football team prepares for...

Lincoln East High School football: “It’s Labor Day, isn’t it?” 1

Lincoln East High School football: “It’s Labor Day, isn’t it?”

Story by Wade Hilligoss, NewsNetNebraska Sophomore wideout Justin McLaughlin didn’t love the Labor Day practice. He disliked the hot ground. The morning sun had a warmth to it. Not uncomfortably hot, just enough warmth...

Husker women’s soccer: “I’m not seeing enough hustle” 0

Husker women’s soccer: “I’m not seeing enough hustle”

Story by Elizabeth Venrick, NewsNetNebraska Nebraska women’s soccer coach John Walker blew his whistle and stomped his Adidas tennis shoes on the green turf. “Cardona! Get back,” he screamed at the senior midfielder, with...

Husker women’s soccer: “Don’t even think about counting that” 1

Husker women’s soccer: “Don’t even think about counting that”

Story by Pat Radigan, NewsNetNebraska Tara Macdonald stood strong between the familiar goal posts on the Nebraska soccer field. With one assistant coach dribbling down the sideline, she found herself preparing for the other...