New Approach, Same Expectation for South soccer

Lessons learned when Omaha South boys soccer won it all in 2013 inform the way coach Joe Maass does things now, following last year’s second state title. He not only draws on that earlier experience but on a recent family challenge and the expertise of fellow coaches. Heavy...
Posted On 13 Apr 2017

AUSTIN ORTEGA’S OMAHA HOCKEY

Omaha Maverick senior Austin Ortega, aka “California Hot Sauce,” is ending his collegiate ice hockey journey knowing he’s defied stereotypes. Though he excelled at the sport as a youth in his native California, making it in the elite amateur ranks was another matter. As a Latino...
Posted On 01 Mar 2017

The Chubicks Way Comes Full Circle

Things have come full circle for a father-son coaching duo. Omaha South head basketball coach Bruce Chubick I guided South to its first state Class A hoops title in a quarter century last year with help from assistant Bruce Chubick II. Thirty years ago the father coached the son...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017

Grand Canyon University Breaks Attendance Record With Opening Of New Soccer Stadium

PHOENIX, Aug. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — The soccer scene in Arizona just got a lot more electric with the opening of a new soccer stadium at Grand Canyon University. The largest crowd (6,402) ever to see an NCAA soccer game in Arizona witnessed fireworks,...

MoneyGram SocioMX Tour 2016 Returns to the US

DALLAS, Sept. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — After hosting the most prestigious Mexican tournament in the United States with renowned elite teams during the summer, Moneygram SocioMX Tour is back in Texas on October 9th. Toyota Field in San Antonio, TX, will host...

Makita Announces Contest For Fans To Win A Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience with Soccer Legend Félix Fernández

Grand Prize offers a trip for 2 to Miami, dinner with Félix Fernández, and new Makita 18V LXT® Cordless Tools LA MIRADA, California, Oct. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Makita U.S.A., Inc. announced today “El Tri Color”, a contest built for soccer fans...

Aguek Arop

  In 2014 Omaha South High’s Aguek Arop realized a hoops dream when, at 15, he accepted an athletic scholarship offer from Nebraska. Now this once storybook wedding between promising player and program has turned cautionary tale. His Husker commitment made him the...
Posted On 15 Sep 2016