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LINCOLN, Neb. (June 4, 2021) — Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Officials have announced details of its in-person Torch Run routes beginning with a 23-mile leg into Sidney on Friday, June 11. The following day, June 12, the Torch will make its way from the Wyoming border...

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CSG Torch Run Begins Monday

LINCOLN, Neb. (May 21, 2021) — The Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Torch Run begins Monday, May 24 with runners from 11 Nebraska panhandle counties participating locally by running at least one mile in their county and submitting a photo. It is free to participate, and...

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Columbus Set to Host CSG Swimming

LINCOLN, Neb. (April 23,2021) The Columbus Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) and the Columbus Area Sports and Activities Council (CASAC), in conjunction with the Cornhusker State Games (CSG), are excited to announce the relocation of the 2021 CSG Swimming...

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CSG Youth Volleyball Headed to Kearney

LINCOLN, Neb. (April 20, 2021) — Nebraska Sports Council (NSC) and Kearney Visitors Bureau (KVB) officials announced today that Kearney will host the Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Youth Volleyball Tournament on July 9-10. “We are excited to partner with the Nebraska...

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NSS Partners with CSG Soccer

LINCOLN, Neb. (April 12, 2021) — Nebraska Sports Council (NSC) officials have announced a partnership with Nebraska State Soccer (NSS) to host the Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Soccer tournament. NSS will provide promotional and operational support of the event. NSS...

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Gene Haynes Named State Games Parade Marshal

Nebraska Sports Council (NSC) officials announced today that long-time Omaha North High School Principal/Athletic Director Gene Haynes will serve as Honorary Marshal of the Parade of Athletes for the 2021 Cornhusker State Games (CSG). Haynes retired last June after a...

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LINCOLN, Neb. (March 20, 2021) — The Nebraska Sports Council (NSC) has announced that the Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Torch Run will again be conducted virtually but with an expanded timeframe to allow more participation. The format calls for runners to...

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CSG Fastpitch Headed to Kearney

LINCOLN, Neb. (February 15, 2020) — Nebraska Sports Council (NSC) and Kearney Visitors Bureau (KVB) officials announced today that Kearney will host the Cornhusker State Games (CSG) Fastpitch Softball Tournament and Skills Competition scheduled for July 23-25. Up to...

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