Nebraska Sports Council Events and Operations UPDATE

We hope you are safe and well. THANK YOU. We are grateful for your support of the Nebraska Sports Council, and we appreciate your adherence to the recommendations of our nation, state and local wellness leaders. Modifying your behaviors is not always easy, but it’s...

Accomplished Track Athlete Prepares for State Games Debut

While 19 years old may seem a little late to jump-start a track career, that is not the case for Micah Beaver. The now 23-year-old from Missouri is a successful track athlete who will be competing in his first ever Cornhusker State Games this year. Beaver is a highly...

2020 Cornhusker State Games Torch Run Route Announced

LINCOLN, Neb. (January, 31st, 2020) — The Cornhusker State Games Torch Run will make its way across Nebraska for the 35th time beginning June 12. This state-wide tradition will include 12 different legs and cover over 600 miles with the help of close to 1,000 runners...

Cornhusker State Games Athletes of the Year Named

LINCOLN, Neb. (Oct. 31, 2019) – Several outstanding Nebraska athletes have been named 2019 Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Athletes of the Year in their respective categories.   The 2019 Cornhusker State Games Athletes of the Year, sponsored by Lincoln Federal Savings...

U.S. Bobsled Athlete Brungardt to Lead State Games Oath

Lincoln, NE (March 18, 2019) – Nebraska Sports Council officials announced today that Norfolk native and U.S. Women’s Bobsled athlete Nicole Brungardt will lead the Oath of Athletes at the Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Opening Ceremonies on Friday, July 19 at Lincoln’s...