Saturday, March 12, 2016

Creighton baseball defeats UAB 3-1 after rain delay

Mar 12, 2016 - Omaha, NE -  Creighton baseball team had to be patient on this early March Saturday afternoon as rain moved in the Omaha area causing a three-hour rain delay.  The Jays turned the frustrating delay into a game winner by defeating UAB 3-1.

Starting senior pitcher Matt Warren (3-1, 2.39) picked up his third win of the season by throwing six complete innings and holding UAB to just four hits.  Creighton scored their three runs on five hits.  Ryan Fitzgerald had two RBI's.

With today's win Creighton took the series and goes for the sweep on Sunday at 12pm.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

2016 Sandhill Crane Migration is on in Nebraska

Mar 10, 2016 - Grand Island, NE - On a perfect early spring day in central Nebraska, the spectacular yearly migration of the Sandhill cranes appears to be in full swing.

Thousands of cranes could be witnessed on both sides of Interstate 80 feeding in the corn fields and flying to and from the Platte River.  Photographing these spectacles is rewarding in a special way.

It's no wonder bird watchers from all over the world come to Nebraska to enjoy this special event each year that can be witnessed by the entire family.