Houston Alexander at Axios

The Duality of Houston Alexander

September 26, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Sports

Houston Alexander is in love with two art forms. He works hard catering to both of his passions, maintaining a foothold in the metro area’s burgeoning hip-hop scene while fighting for worldwide promotions as a […]

Brian Duensing running in field

Reaching Out with Both Arms

August 26, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Ask former Husker standout Brian Duensing about transition—he’ll tell you about it. He’s doing some of his own, right now. Duensing is back in his home state, keeping that million dollar left arm—the one that’s […]

75 Years at the CWS

75 Years at the CWS

June 19, 2019 · Posted In: Online Exclusive, Sports

Growing up in and around Omaha, going to the College World Series in the summer is an essential rite of passage, whether you particularly enjoy baseball or not. Most people go when it works with […]

Lukas Buchta in UNO hockey gear

Hip Czech Not Too Cool for School

February 14, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Hockey has taken Lukas Buchta a long way from home. The Czech Republic native is wrapping up his final season as a Mavericks defenseman. Buchta, 24, takes seriously his student-athlete status. The University of Nebraska-Omaha […]

Creighton Bluejays Women's Basketball

Creighton Bluejays Women’s Basketball

January 28, 2019 · Posted In: Sports, Web Exclusive

D.J. Sokol Arena was filled with a screaming crowd and a dedicated team on Saturday, January 26th. The Creighton Bluejays (10-10) and the Providence Friars (13-8) took the court and turned the heat up on […]

Soccer Brings Bob Warming Home

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Sports

Bob Warming’s unexpected return to Omaha in 2018—this time to head the men’s soccer program at the University of Nebraska-Omaha—is the latest turn in a lifelong love affair with coaching. Warming, 64, twice helmed the […]

The Queen of Omaha Ice

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, People, Sports

The ice rink is smooth like glass. A young woman glides across the surface, breaking it in with her skates’ sharp blades. Across the rink, her coach watches closely, analyzing each move.  Barbara Foster has […]

In the Crease, Covered in Grease

October 18, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

In 2007, during a race at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania, Brian Haaland stood up after drilling multiple lug nuts into one of the right tires on Jeff Green’s race car. As Green pulled away and […]

Fishing With Flair

October 15, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Andrew Flair uploaded his first video to YouTube at age 15. As video productions go, there wasn’t much to it: four rough-cut minutes of Flair—then a freshman at Millard North—standing on the shore of a […]

Sam Mangiameli

October 4, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Most college guys have a nickname. Some are even fit for print in a family publication. Sam Mangiameli, a University of Nebraska-Omaha junior, has two distinct but interrelated identities. Many on campus know him simply […]