The 2020 Cornhusker State Games Opening Ceremonies
will be held virtually on Friday, July 17. Information about the
program and viewing/accessing the show will be published soon.



National Anthem Contest

Presented By

Opening Ceremonies Sponsors

Date & Time

Date: Friday, July 17, 2020

Time: 7 p.m.

The Virtual Opening Ceremonies will first air on July 17th on the Cornhusker State Games Facebook Page or LNK TV!

Opening Ceremonies Program

• Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts
• National Anthem – Claire Ehlers
• Nebraska National Guard Adjutant General Daryl Bohac
• Crete Carrier President Tim Aschoff
• Skydivers
• Lincoln Mayor Leirion Gaylor-Baird
• Motorcycles and Trampolines
• Nebraska Medical Association Executive Director Amy Reynoldson
• Super Retriever Series Preview
• Liberty First Credit Union President Frank Wilber
• Mascot Follies
• Throwback — 2009 National Athlete of the Year – Dave Sutko
• NSC Board President Rob Trebilcock
• Torch Run Slide Show
• Mystery Torchlighter
• Governor Declaration
• Safety Message – Dr. Aaron Bott
• Fireworks / Sponsor Scroll

Hosted by 10/11 Sports Director Kevin Sjuts and Alpha Media/Husker Sports Announcer JP Kyhn
Produced by Jamie Wenz and Beau Wolfe at LNK TV

National Anthem Contest

Claire Ehlers is the winner of the 2020 Cornhusker State Games National Anthem Contest! Claire is 16 years old and is from Lincoln. Thank you to all the super-talented individuals who entered the contest, and thanks to all who voted.

A big THANK YOU to our National Anthem Contest sponsor Amigos/Kings Classic.


Thank You to our platinum sponsors

Official Member of the

Phone: 402-471-2544

Fax: 402-413-1119

Mailing address: 
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529

Shipping address:
3260 Folkways Blvd Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68504