WAYNE/LAUREL – Catch northeast Nebraska high school football on air this Friday, October 9 as the NSAA football season moves into week seven. Also, the Blue Devil softball team will compete in district competition this afternoon.
Wayne High softball earned the #11 seed with their 20-7 record and will visit (21-9) #6 Grand Island Central Catholic today at 1 p.m. Superintendent of Wayne Community Schools, Dr. Mark Lenihan will provide inning-by-inning updates after first pitch is scheduled for 1 p.m. during the best-of-three series. Updates will be aired on both Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and The City ‘KCTY’ 98.9/1590 as well as waynedailynews.com.
On Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9, it’s a ranked eight-man showdown between Wakefield at Laurel-Concord-Coleridge at 7 p.m. The Trojans sit #5 in both the Lincoln Journal Star and Omaha World Herald while LCC is #8 in the LJS.
Wakefield is undefeated at 5-0 following a homecoming victory of 72-6 over Elkhorn Valley last week. LCC also won big at home by defeating Plainview 50-14 last Friday to improve to 5-1 on the season and won their third straight. The Trojans are on an 11-game winning streak as their last loss came at the hands of Howells-Dodge on September 13, 2019 (30-28 at HD).
Nate Burrows will have the call again on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and online at waynedailynews.com with pregame show coverage scheduled for 6:45 p.m.
Then on The City ‘KCTY’ 98.9/1590, #10/#9 Wayne High will host Boone Central also at 7 p.m. during their homecoming game.
The Blue Devils recently lost at #9#5 C2 Norfolk Catholic, 31-21 last week while the Cardinals lost a low-scoring battle with Battle Creek, 6-3 in Albion. Boone Central was off for two weeks prior due to COVID-19.
Join Sports Director, Aaron Scheffler for the pregame show again on The City ‘KCTY’ 98.9/1590 and waynedailynews.com starting at 6:40 p.m. Friday.
Area Friday games:
@ Allen: Walthill VS Allen
@ Clarkson/Leigh: Wisner-Pilger VS Clarkson/Leigh
@ Hartington-Newcastle: Elkhorn Valley VS Hartington-Newcastle
@ Oakland-Craig: Hartington Cedar Catholic VS Oakland-Craig
@ Pender: Emerson-Hubbard VS Pender
@ Pierce: West Point-Beemer VS Pierce
@ Randolph: Homer VS Randolph
@ Winside: Wausa VS Winside