From 2006-2017 Amherst High School dominated Class D wrestling. During that 12 year period, Amherst accumulated 8 State Championships, 4 State Runner-up finishes plus winning the first 5 State Dual titles after NSAA initiated the Dual Championships in 2013. The Broncos crowned 21 State Individual Champions during that time. Tyler Herman was the Head Coach […]
1999-2007 Under the direction of Head Coach Jim Carlson and Assistant Coach Ron Kopecky, the Spencer-Naper Pirates compiled a record of 216 wins and 19 losses from 1999-2007. Six of those losses were to State Champions. At one point during this time period they had and 82-1 record, a 58 game win streak, seven straight […]
Westside Swimming and Diving 1964-1988 Westside swimming and diving from 1964-1988 dominated the State Championships in boys’ and girls’ competition. Those teams were coached by Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame Coaches Cal Bentz (1964-1978) and Doug Krecklow (1979-1988). Westside won 29 State Championships (18 boys’ and 11 girls’), 8 Runner-up trophies (5 boys’ […]
In the years from 1981 to 1984 the Chadron High girl’s golf team won 27 of 33 tournaments that they entered. In 1984 The Red Birds won all eight of their tournaments by an astounding 510 strokes. Team member Susan Roll was all class gold medal champion in 1982, 1983, and 1984 and was inducted […]
Papillion-LaVista has qualified for the state softball tournament every year since the sport was offered by the NSAA. During that time the Monarchs were state champions 13 times, ten straight and runner up four times. Some all-time great players have worn the maroon and white during this era including Gina Metzler, Karissa Hovina and Hall […]
Wahoo Boys BasketballBasketball Wahoo’s 114-game boys basketball winning streak — from 1987-88 thru the 1991-92 seasons. This feat spanned 5 seasons and 4 state basketball championships.
1997 Dominant Dynasties Award Chambers Girls BasketballBasketball In its first 20 years of existence in modern times, girls basketball had its big scorers, had its steady growth in skill level, had some outstanding games. If all the sport needed to complete its growth beyond respectability was a bigtime winning streak then Chambers High School provided […]
1999 Dominant Dynasties Award Bellevue WestVolleyball Bellevue West dominated Class A volleyball like no one else since 1989, winning eight state championships (including a state record six in a row) under the direction of Coach Joanne Kappas. The school currently has a string of 12 straight years where it qualified for the state tournament (that’s […]
2000 Dominant Dynasties Award Lincoln Southeast Lincoln Southeast won all sports championships nine times in the 1990’s. The school has won 106 state championship trophies since its opening in the 1950’s, more than any other school in any class during that period. In the 90’s decade for the Knights, 1993 was the banner year with […]
2001 Dominant Dynasties Award Oakland-CraigGolf Oakland-Craig’s 11 straight golf championships in golf, a streak gaining national recognition for Nebraska in this sport. It appears this streak is the longest state title run in any high school sport in the state.