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July 19, 2015
Amateur football: Huskerz win second straight title
WORTHINGTON — Two seasons in the Southern Plains Football League and two SPFL championships. It’s rare to see such perfection in any league,...
July 19, 2015 - 11:33pm
July 12, 2015
Amateur football: Huskerz headed back to the 'ship
WORTHINGTON — Ricky Gutierrez wasn’t a member of the Southwest Huskerz last season when they won the Southern Plains Football League title. As...
July 12, 2015 - 11:58pm
July 10, 2015
Amateur football: Huskerz ready for The Panic
WORTHINGTON — Southwest Huskerz head coach Ken McCuen said Thursday night that his team has a lot of respect for its opponent in the Southern...
July 10, 2015 - 11:11pm
June 28, 2015
Amateur football: Huskerz charging full steam ahead
WORTHINGTON — It’s the playoff season. And head coach Ken McCuen promised his Southwest Huskerz would bring their best game to Saturday’s...
June 28, 2015 - 9:25pm
June 26, 2015
Amateur football: Photon finish? 7-0 Huskerz to face 0-7 Bucks
WORTHINGTON — Tonight (Saturday, June 27) marks the beginning of the Southern Plains Football League playoff season for the Southwest Huskerz, but the atmosphere is likely to lack the “unknown” factor usually associated with playoff football. At 7 p.m. on Trojan Field...
June 26, 2015 - 8:53pm
June 15, 2015
Amateur football: Huskerz clinch home field advantage
ROCKWELL, Iowa — The Southern Plains Football Legue playoffs will come through Worthington again in 2015. The Southwest Huskerz wrapped up homefield advantage for the postseason Saturday with a 48-12 thrashing of the North Iowa Bucks on the road. In just their second year of existence,...
June 15, 2015 - 12:25am
June 12, 2015
Amateur football: There's no let-up with the Huskerz
WORTHINGTON — Dominance in a sport can have a downside. Forty years ago the Iowa Hawkeyes were so dominant in the college wrestling ranks under coach Dan Gable that others suggested it was bad for the sport. Amateur football isn’t wrestling, but the Worthington-based Southwest...
June 12, 2015 - 10:04pm
June 8, 2015
Amateur football: Huskerz alone at the top after win
WEBSTER CITY, Iowa — It’s beginning to look more and more like the Southern Plains Football League playoffs will go through Worthington for a second straight year. The Southwest Huskerz took one giant leap towards wrapping up homefield advantage Saturday when they knocked off...
June 8, 2015 - 12:09am
May 17, 2015
Amateur football: Huskerz dominate, improve to 3-0
CLEVELAND — The Southwest Huskerz have certainly showed their intention to defend their Southern Plains Football League title. After a 40-0 drubbing of The Panic on Saturday, the Huskerz enter their bye week with a 3-0 record. They have outscored opponents 127-29. “I love this...
May 17, 2015 - 11:23pm
May 10, 2015
Amateur football: Huskerz stifle Hawgs attack
TRUMAN — In a rematch of last season’s Southern Plains Football League championship game, the Southwest Huskerz defense made its presence felt. That fact was evidenced by the fact the Huskerz leading tackler, Demetrius Washington, made seven of his nine tackles in the backfield...
May 10, 2015 - 10:27pm
May 3, 2015
Amateur football: Huskerz start strong with blowout win
WORTHINGTON — Racking up a total of 33 first downs and scoring the game’s final 29 points Saturday evening, the Southwest Huskerz opened...
May 3, 2015 - 11:24pm
July 14, 2014
Amateur football: SPFL champion Huskerz not assured chance at national title
WORTHINGTON — Whether the 2014 amateur football season is over for the Southwest Huskerz, or isn’t, it has been a marvelous run. Southwest defeated the two-time national champion South Central Hawgs 39-7 Saturday at Trojan Field in Worthington to capture the Southern Plains Football...
July 14, 2014 - 8:30pm
July 13, 2014
Amateur football: Huskerz cruise to SPFL title
WORTHINGTON — Breaking open a tight contest with a dominating second half performance Saturday evening, the Southwest Huskerz capped an impressive...
July 13, 2014 - 11:39pm
July 11, 2014
Amateur football: Family mentality works for Huskerz
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Huskerz are planning a fun family event tonight. And you’re all invited. The Huskerz, in their first season as members of the Southern Plains Football League (SPFL), like to think of themselves as a cohesive and happy family unit. Head coach Ken McCuen...
July 11, 2014 - 10:09pm
July 6, 2014
SPFL playoffs: Huskerz right on schedule with trip to title game
WORTHINGTON — Long before they played their first game; long before their blotchy red jerseys became a summer fixture on the local high school...
July 6, 2014 - 10:13pm