Posted Thu, Nov 12 2020; Ohio high school football Week 11 primer News - Published on 11/5/2020 11:00 AM Was also a track and field athlete at KSC. Started all nine games at guard for the Kansas City Cowboys in 1926. Started 35 games over four seasons with the Cardinals (1999-02). He made one start at linebacker for the Chargers. Minnesota Helpline (English): For questions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, call 651-297-1304 or 1-800-657-3504 Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. COVID-19 (Spanish) HOTLINE: 651-304-6145 Recruited by Link Lyman to play at Nebraska under Dana X Bible. Utilize the left navigation to … Dean Steinkuhler scores on the "Fumblerooski" in the 1984 Orange Bowl. Returned to Blue Springs in 1932 where he was a farmer, state livestock inspector and businessman. Played eight-man football at East Butler. Varsity Head Coach. Please subscribe to keep reading. Named All-Big Seven in 1955 and 1956. Is currently a color analyst for college football games on ESPN/ABC. The No. Basketball Cross Country Football Golf Soccer Volleyball. Started on the line in 15 games for the Pittsburgh Steelers from 1938-42 and 1945). So, what constitutes a small town? His high school coach at Fairmont High School was Tim Turman. Varsity Head Coach. Inducted into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in 1981. Became a college coach at UCLA (1937-47) and Pepperdine (1948-51). There was a lot of other schools that were inquiring, and a lot of other schools that were communicating with us at high levels at every conference, including the SEC and Big Ten, but Nebraska was the one that stayed with him.”, Bretz in the state championship game: “He made a tremendous impact. Won a Super Bowl with the Saints in 2009. Before they got to Lincoln, the 2020 Huskers were slinging passes, accumulating touchdowns, breaking records and winning state titles. Gabe Ervin's coach says college coaches have been intrigued to see a "big body running" on the track in Buford, Georgia. Started for Nebraska at defensive end as a sophomore and was defensive captain as a senior. Meet the players who plan to don Husker red in the coming years. Also played for independent league teams Millville Big Blue (1925) and Haven-Villa of Winter Haven (1926). Earned two letters at Army and one at Nebraska. These activities vary from acting and playwriting to musicals and talent shows, drama and debating, to writing poetry and the participation in the twenty-one societies offered at the school. Fairmont High School volleyball player Dajsha Fields, center, hits the ball over the net as St. Pauls High School’s Jasmine Acosta, second from right, tries to block. Played in 48 games from 1983-86 for the San Diego Chargers on special teams. Earned $100 per game for the Bears in 1935. Placed third at state track in the Class C discus in 2005. Harvath, a graduate of East Fairmont High School, earned a preferred walk-on invite to be a member of Fairmont State's football team following his graduation in 2016. The use of software that blocks ads hinders our ability to serve you the content you came here to enjoy. His older brother Jeff and younger brothers Jordan and Justin also played football at NU. He planted an orchard of trees at a local cemetery for one project which earned him a trip to Chicago. Did not sign a contract with the Cardinals and was traded to the Seattle Seahawks in 1988. Earned All-Missouri Valley Conference honors in 1922. Thomas Fidone is becoming a name in Husker households. Nebraska has two verbal pledges from in-state players in its 2021 recruiting class and it is angling for more. Caught one pass for 32 yards for the New York Giants in 1945. MARC PENDLETON / STAFF “It was tough (for him) watching, but you saw what Kale Steneman can do. 803, College/years: Army, 1973-1975 and Nebraska, 1977, High School: Clay Center High School in Clay Center, pop. Owns a hunting ranch and resort in Mullen with former NFL teammate Jo Jurevicius. Scored one touchdown on an interception return during the 1964 season. Inducted into the Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame in 1997. 2 ranked TE in nation still alive in the playoffs, Future Husker with Seth Malcom: Eight-man star does it all for Fremont-Mills, Healthy or not, Westside's Haberman always ready to play, Dawson on the radio: Domann's step forward and talking classroom etiquette and teaching pointers, Husker Extra Live: Answering your questions while previewing Nebraska-Iowa. Started 41 games over six years with the Lions (1940-45). Was an all-state football selection in high school. #15 Fairmont Firebirds (3-4) will travel to Cbus Friday 10/16 to take on #4 Olentangy Liberty Patriots (6-1). CoEd 6th. Played eight-man football in high school. FAIRMONT — Game in and game out throughout the 2020 season, Fairmont Senior always had one major weapon in its quiver compared to its opponents: Star quarterback Gage Michael. Won Super Bowl XXXVII in 2002 with the Buccaneers. I guess our only mistake was we didn’t get him the ball more.”. Elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1962, Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1965, Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in 1971 and the Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame in 1995. Back. Football Selected in the 18th round (211 overall) as a defensive end in the 1957 NFL Draft by the Cleveland Browns. But he was a diver, and very focused on diving and traveled to national diving meets. Played guard for the Lions from 1975-78 and the Bears during the 1979 season. He committed to Nebraska in August. Won two national championships with the Huskers (1970-71). Started all nine games at guard for the Kansas City Blues in 1924. Inducted into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in 1971. Three-time letterwinner for the Huskers (1938-40). He was inducted into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in 1998. Open space, close space, it didn’t matter, it took two or three guys to bring him down every time.”, Was it a surprise when Nebraska offered him in August? Others are: Roddy Lamb (Garrison), Spider Johnson (Albo), Dutch Webber (Oxford), and Les Lane (Walthill). Was athletic director at Baylor from 1950-58. 509, High School: Wood Lake, pop. Mallory Hullinger led all scorers with 23 points. FAIRMONT — Game in and game out throughout the 2020 season, Fairmont Senior always had one major weapon in its quiver compared to its opponents: Star quarterback Gage Michael. Made 234 total tackles for the Jackrabbits. Want to receive team alerts? Enlisted in the U.S. Marines out of high school and served from 1945-1949. Was released by the Chiefs at the start of the 1976 season and was picked up by the Buffalo Bills where he shared the backfield with O.J. Played in Super Bowl XL in 2006 with Seattle. Owned and operated a tavern in Chadron for more than 30 years. The 2019 season was the best the Bees have had in more than a decade. Basketball. A member of the 18-member Pro Football HOF All-1920s team alongside such greats as Jim Thorpe, Red Grange and Curly Lambeau. then {{format_dollars}}{{start_price}}{{format_cents}} per month. 331, College/years: Nebraska Wesleyan 1911-12, Nebraska, Born: Sept. 28, 1911 in Litchfield, pop. Seven Nebraska football commits played in high school football games this past week, including Koby Bretz and Teddy Prochazka for a Class A title. Allow us to help you navigate your options and make a recommendation that will best serve your facility's needs. Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device. FSHS Polar Bear Football Omaha Westside coach Brett Froendt shares some stories about Bretz: Favorite story about Bretz: “It’s been a long journey with Koby, and he’d be the first to admit that. A 2000 inductee into the Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame. Played for the Cleveland Bulldogs in 1927, Detroit Wolverines in 1928, New York Giants in 1930, Brooklyn Dodgers in 1932 and Cincinnati Reds in 1933. Fairmont Senior High quarterback Gage Michael eludes a tackle attempt by Robert C. Byrd’s Thomas Hawkins. 861. He's ready to go this time. 1 recruit in state had Big Ten coaches flocking to Elkhorn, Future Husker with Thomas Fidone: No. Played in three games for the Chicago Bears in 1980 and one for the Philadelphia Eagles in 1987. This game is part of the "2018 West Virginia High School Football Playoff Brackets: WVSSAC - AA" tournament. 387, Born: Dec. 11, 1910 in Stratton, pop. “No. He played for the Los Angeles Avengers in 2005 before landing with San Francisco. Selected in the 23rd round (226th overall) in the 1949 NFL Draft by the New York Giants as a halfback. Was a long-time coach in the NFL spending time as the offensive line coach for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1960-65, Los Angeles Rams from 1966-70 and 1972-76, and Cleveland Browns from 1971-72. © 2021 Fairmont State University Athletics, Video Platform Powered by CBS Sports Digital. It just took a village to get him there, but that’s OK. That’s what we’re here for.”, When we knew about him: “When he was in middle school we saw his athleticism. Mat Mahoney. Named to the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in 1998. Was active in 4-H growing up. Caught 154 passes for 1,877 yards and 11 touchdowns over his career at CSC. Worked his way up to second on the depth chart behind Irving Fryar his freshman year. Mike Dawson took to the radio, and among the highlights from his appearance is his strong praise for JoJo Domann. Played five seasons (1996-2000) in the NFL -- two with the Baltimore Ravens (1996-97) and three with the Jacksonville Jaguars (1998-2000). Drafted in the second round (44th overall) of the 1978 NFL draft by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He was instrumental in the development of runner Tom O'Hara, who held the world record for the indoor mile for 14 years. We ask that you consider turning off your ad blocker so we can deliver you the best experience possible while you are here. Varsity Head Coach. Was a first-team Kodak All-American in 1974 while playing for South Dakota State. Enjoy unlimited articles at one of our lowest prices ever. FAIRMONT, W.Va. — A man has been charged with possession of methamphetamine after a traffic stop in Fairmont. Follow us on Twitter; Follow us on Facebook; Follow us on Instagram; Sports & Activities Tournaments ... Fairmont H.S. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. Ended NFL career with 656 yards rushing on 190 carries with six touchdowns. He attended college at Montana and later played in one NFL game in 1928 for the Frankford Yellow Jackets, coached by Nebraska native Ed Weir. Registered one tackle as a defensive back for the Kansas City Chiefs in 2004. Returned to Rushville and coached the football team for three seasons. FSHS Polar Bear Football Fairmont Career Tech Center -- Try what you want to do and be for free! Won NFL championships as a player/coach in 1921-24 and 1926. We are currently enrolling new students for the 2019-20 School year. Was also a track athlete at Doane College. Started one game at tackle for the Chicago Bears in 1929. For the second time in a week, Nebraska's 2021 recruiting class lost another prospect. 2752 Lettered four years in basketball at Platte Center and averaged more than 20 points per game as a junior and senior. 15,000, Born: June 5, 1953 in Stromsburg, pop. Cole Payton rushed for three touchdowns and passed for two more to lead the Warriors to a Class A crown. Spent two seasons with the Seattle Seahawks (2005-06). Was a powerlifter in high school and recorded a 580-pound dead lift and 365-pound bench press. Is a nephew of Major League Baseball All-Star Bob Cerv. Ohio high school football Week 12 primer News - Published on 11/12/2020 10:30 AM. Ended his college coaching career with a record of 78-55-9. Please call 937-499-1700. Was named to the First Team All-RMAC as a defensive end in 2009 for the Lopers. While at Spencer-Naper he tallied 266 tackles, passed for 2,336 yards and rushed for 2,254. Coach at St. Ignatius in Chicago where he won 20 straight Catholic League championships. Was targeted 36 times as a wingback at Nebraska and caught 35. Drafted in the 12 round by the Cleveland Browns in the 1985 NFL draft. Earned All-Conference honors all four years for the Antelopes as an offensive lineman and was named NAIA All-American honorable mention in 1966. He also threw one pass for 20 yards. According to state test scores, 17% of students are at least proficient in math and 12% in reading. The population cap for this list is 1,000. BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (WV News) – The clock struck midnight for the high school football season in Harrison County, and across the state, at 5 p.m.… +4 Fairmont Senior wins unique Class AA state title, 21 … He was also a public speaker and radio broadcaster. On Oct. 7, 1934, he kicked a then NFL-record 54-yard field goal, which beat Green Bay 3-0. His coach says Lutovsky's senior season was a lot of fun, but not for their opponents: "He's pretty vicious on the football field.". Compiled a 31-6 record while at Kearney State College. Caught four passes for 29 yards as an end for the Rams in 1941. He takes pressure off the overworked QBs. Played on both sides of the ball for the Lions ending with 105 yards on 33 carries with one touchdown, 387 receiving yards on 32 catches with four touchdowns and also intercepted eight passes. We knew he’d be special. Played guard for the Green Bay Packers under Curly Lambeau. The team and Brodine returned to the state playoffs in 2005. Read Article. Inducted into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in 1992 and the Nebraska High School Hall of Fame in 2000. Is the only player from what was the North Central Conference ever selected in the first round. He returned to the Bears for the 1935-36 seasons. Started eight games for the Kansas City Cowboys in 1926. Also ran back three interceptions for a TD and one fumble. The four-star prospect had suitors offering on the spot during his sophomore year, which is the season his HS coach identifies as key in his development. Was a three-time All-RMAC selection while at CSC. Inducted into the Creighton Athletic Hall of Fame in 1972. Caught one touchdown pass for the Chiefs. 880, College/years: South Dakota State, 1975-79, Born: July 16, 1927 in Scribner, pop. Please call 937-499-1700. Inducted into the CSC Hall of Fame in 1983 and the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in 2004. Alumni Announcements Boosters Directions Featured Athlete Files & Links. Minnesota Helpline (English): For questions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, call 651-297-1304 or 1-800-657-3504 Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. COVID-19 (Spanish) HOTLINE: 651-304-6145 Several names popped up as having been born in Nebraska but no record of what high school they attended, so they too were left off of this list. Inducted into the University of Nebraska Hall of Fame in 1987 and Nebraska High School Hall of Fame in 2012. 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His beats include Nebraska volleyball, women's basketball and high school soccer and cross country. Named All-Pro First Team in 1960 and was selected to the Pro Bowl in 1961. Gov. Regardless, their roots are in a small town, they dreamed big and made it. Qualified four years for the national finals in steer wrestling and placed 19th overall as a junior at Hershey. Was a member of the Nebraska Eight-Man Football Hall of Fame class of 2018. Won multiple state championships in steer wrestling while in high school. Team Personnel. CoEd 6th. There, he earned his best-ever pro football salary of $4,000, a huge amount in that era. Made the most career starts by an offensive lineman during Snyder’s tenure with 45 starts during his career. You can cancel at any time. Presnell, who starred for the Detroit Lions in the 1930s and later spent 28 years as a college head coach and athletic director, died Monday Sept. 13, 2004. 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