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...

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...

State Games Final Weekend Set

Lincoln (July 25, 2019)—The final weekend of competition in the 2019 Cornhusker State Games (CSG), featuring action in 33 sports, kicks off at 5 a.m. Friday with 39 two-person teams fishing for bass at Lake Wanahoo just north of Wahoo. Ice hockey, with 33 teams and...

Cornhusker State Games Highlights – July 20

Lincoln (July 20, 2019)—Fremont Powerlifter Glenn Mueller didn’t win a gold medal at the Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Saturday, but he earned ovations with each successful lift and ultimately took silver in the masters 198 lb weight class.  Mueller, 86, was talked...

CSG Opening Ceremonies Set For Friday

LINCOLN, Neb. (July 15, 2019) — Opening Ceremonies for the 35th annual Cornhusker State Games (CSG) are set for 8 p.m. this Friday, July 19 at Seacrest Field in Lincoln. The entertainment lineup includes the parade of athletes, skydivers, fireworks, mascots, the...