NET to Broadcast State High School Soccer Championships May 13-14

News Release Date: 
April 29, 2019

For Immediate Release

NET to Broadcast State High School Soccer Championships May 13-14

LINCOLN, Neb. (April 29, 2019) – Viewers across Nebraska can join the action of the 2019 NSAA State High School Soccer Championships when NET, Nebraska’s PBS and NPR Stations, broadcasts the finals live from Creighton University’s Morrison Stadium May 13 and 14.

Both championships will begin at 5 p.m. CT with Class B, followed by Class A’s match airing at 7:30 p.m. CT.

On May 13, boys championships play-by-play action will be announced by Larry Punteney. Former Lincoln Southwest boys soccer head coach Geoff Weller will serve as color analyst, and Ryan Mix will be the game’s sideline reporter.

Girls soccer championships will air May 14. Punteney will once again be the game’s play-by-play announcer, and former professional soccer player Maren McCrary will serve as color analyst. Mix will report from the sidelines.  

Closed Captioning will also be available in Spanish during the television broadcast.

Coverage of this annual sporting event is a production of NET Sports, Nebraska’s Home for Sports, in cooperation with the Nebraska School Activities Association.

All championships will be streamed live at netnebraska.org or on the NET App.

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MEDIA CONTACT:  Sandi Karstens, 402-470-6578, skarstens@netNebraska.org

 

NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations, is the statewide public media service dedicated to creating opportunities for Nebraskans to engage with critical issues, compelling stories and quality entertainment. NET serves each of Nebraska’s 93 counties with 52,560 hours of programming each year on four television and two radio channels, plus online and mobile content. In addition to providing free, high-quality educational programming for children, NET provides programming in the arts, award-winning news and current affairs information and emergency alert services. For more information about NET, visit netNebraska.org.