Parabadminton player sets sights on 2020 Paralympics

Parabadminton player sets sights on 2020 Paralympics

Miles Krajewski may be a small kid, but that doesn’t stop him from having big dreams. A short stature athlete, Krajewski played a multitude of sports for the Dwarf Athletic Association of America. Basketball, tennis, baseball and golf were all fun, but it wasn’t until...
Denise Rice finds freedom in pickleball

Denise Rice finds freedom in pickleball

For some athletes, sports are all about the game itself, the rising thrills of success and the lows of defeat. For others, such as Densie Rice, the release of playing a sport, the lessons learned and the relationships formed through sports are what matters. Rice has a...
Lincoln teacher bonds with friends through powerlifting

Lincoln teacher bonds with friends through powerlifting

When Alise Pape went to her first powerlifting competition in January, she wasn’t expecting much, let alone a first-place finish in her weight class. “That was so shocking and so unexpected,” she said. A Chicago native, Pape began lifting casually in college as a form...
Curling continues rapid growth in Nebraska

Curling continues rapid growth in Nebraska

When Nic Ridder turned on the Winter Olympics in 2002 and saw curling, he wasn’t quite sure what to make of a sport which consists entirely of stones being slowly slid across an icy surface. “It was something I wasn’t familiar with, it was really foreign to me,”...