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Former Spartan Athletes Playing in College: Kylie Roe

Former Spartan Athletes Playing in College: Kylie Roe

March 21, 2017


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2015 graduate Kylie Roe was an AP All-State honorable mention her junior year.  Roe played basketball before choosing to focus on volleyball her senior year.  The Buena Vista program has made a big turn around, making the semi-finals in the conference tournament Roe’s freshman and sophomore year. ...

Former Spartan Athletes Playing in College: Shelby Brown

Former Spartan Athletes Playing in College: Shelby Brown

March 21, 2017


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2015 graduate Shelby Brown played volleyball and basketball at East, in addition to competing in track and field.  Brown was the Nebraska Class A state shot put champion her senior year. She won the state discus title, and won every regular-season discus competition her sophomore, junior, and senior...

Former Spartan Athletes Playing in College: Grace Barry

Former Spartan Athletes Playing in College: Grace Barry

March 21, 2017


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2016 graduate Grace Barry was a two-sport athlete who now plays basketball for the University of Nebraska-Kearney.  As a senior, Barry led East to a Class A state basketball title.   She was named to the Class A all state team twice, and was the 2015 Spartans Most Inspiring Female Student-Athlete. ...

Lincoln East Girls Basketball Summary

Lincoln East Girls Basketball Summary

March 9, 2017


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It’s now been a week since the Spartans fell short to A-Street rival, Lincoln Pius X, in the first round of the NSAA Girls State Basketball Tournament.   The Spartans had trouble getting the ball inside, which we saw early in the first half as the Spartans committed six turnovers.  At the end...

Former Spartan Athletes Playing in College: Bryan Reimers

Former Spartan Athletes Playing in College: Bryan Reimers

March 6, 2017


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2014 graduate Bryan Reimers was a Lincoln Journal Star second team Super Stater his senior year.  During his senior year, Reimers led East with 27 catches for a total of 596 yards.   In 2014 Reimers walked on at Nebraska, and redshirted his freshman year.  Reimers was a part of the scout team and...

Intramural Basketball Recap

March 2, 2017


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On Tuesday, February 21st, the highly competitive intramural basketball tournament came to a close.  The day started with four teams remaining and ended with one team victorious.  The tournament began in late January, and teams have played every Tuesday after school in the north and east gyms.  Thi...

Lincoln East Varsity Basketball District Final Preview

Lincoln East Varsity Basketball District Final Preview

February 28, 2017


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The Lincoln East boys varsity basketball team will play a district final game at Norfolk on February 28, in hopes of qualifying for the state tournament.  The Spartans, 18-6 on the season, won their semifinal game against Fremont 71-55, while the Panthers, 19-4, beat Grand Island 53-34 to advance to...

Lincoln East District Basketball Preview

Lincoln East District Basketball Preview

February 23, 2017


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The Spartan boys basketball team has a tough road to make it to state, but don’t count this team out.  They’re ranked 2nd in their district but, they happen to be in the same district as Norfolk who is the #1 seed.  Norfolk is one of the best shooting teams in the state and are a hard team to s...

Spartan Wrestling Gets Ready for State

Spartan Wrestling Gets Ready for State

February 22, 2017


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Lincoln East varsity wrestlers qualified 13 of 14 wrestlers for the state tournament during districts at Millard North High School on Saturday, February 11.  East fought through adversity to beat higher ranked opponents, and made a resonating statement for the program.  The Spartans qualified the s...

East vs Bryan Girl’s Basketball Preview

East vs Bryan Girl’s Basketball Preview

February 22, 2017


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The Lincoln East Girls Basketball team hosts Omaha Bryan on Friday, February 17, at 5:45 P.M. at Lincoln East High School, as the Spartans try to win their final regular season game. The Spartans(16-6), have won ten out of their last eleven games, including a recent road victory against the Norfo...

Photo of the Day

Photo of the Day

February 21, 2017


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