Kearney High advances to state off last second field goal

Kearney High players celebrate after Gabe Heins game winning kick. (KHGI){ }

Kearney High is headed back to State. The Bearcats trailed Creighton Prep 23-22, with under 2 minutes to go. Kanon Koster led the Kearney offense down to the 7 yard line with 2 seconds left. Head Coach Brandon Cool sent junior kicker Gabe Heins out to the field with a chance to send the Bearcats to Lincoln. He didn't disappoint, spliting the uprights as time expired to win the game for Kearney, 25-23.