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Unafraid to take mediocrity head on

Sports are rarely, if ever, played to achieve mediocrity. However, there are limits for those willing to accept those limits. None of the teams I cover fall into that category. Ca ...

Lincoln Jr. Zebras hard at work for 2014 season

The Lincoln Jr. Zebras hit the practice field July 21 and have been working in earnest for the Jamboree Aug. 9 and season opener Aug. 16. The Jamboree will be at Woodland High Sch ...

Lincoln girls softball sees wins by Lightning, Attitude, Rip Tide

In Lincoln Girls Softball Association play, the 12-Under Lightning defeated the Rockstars 13-0 April 26. Ashley Anderson, Abby Sliepen and Samantha Bush combined to strike out eig ...

Little League TOC is underway at McBean

The sixth-place Cardinals surprised the fourth-place Rangers 15-8 last week to close the Lincoln Little League Majors regular season and gain a little momentum going into the local ...

Braves stay in chase for Majors with win over Giants

The Lincoln Little League Majors Braves put together a strong performance on the mound and at the plate to hold the Giants scoreless and claim a 9-0 victory Thursday at McBean Park ...

Phillies top Yankees to tighten hold on third place

With Thursday's 8-1 victory over the Yankees, the Phillies secured a top-three finish in Lincoln Little League's Majors' division. Ty Williams pitched four innings of one-hit baseb ...

Majors heat up as Padres gain ground

The Lincoln Little League Majors? saw the Giants come back to knock off the Red Sox 9-6 and put a one-game claim on first place in the standings as of Saturday. The Padres blanked ...

Giants take early lead in Majors standings

The Lincoln Little League Majors Giants opened up a half game lead over the Padres with back-to-back victories in LLL Baseball as the season got underway. The Bay Area boys blanked ...

The week in sports (May 21-23, 2014)

Wednesday, May 21 Baseball McAULIFFE BALLPARKS Lincoln vs. Colfax (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.) TONY ZUPO FIELD Vista del Lago vs. Sierra (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.)  ...