Football

pius x high school thunderbolts football

Coaches

Ryan Kearney pius x football coach

Ryan Kearney
Head Coach

Assistant Coaches

  • Mike Aldrich
  • PJ Book
  • Steven Engstrom
  • Jim Hansen
  • Tom Schneider
  • Mark Stoley

Mike Aylward – Strength & Peformance assistant

 

  • Alex Adams
  • Steven Anderson
  • Jason Ankrah
  • Troy Charf
  • Alex Hain
  • Nate Heimes
  • Ross Miller
  • Cody Wallinger

Team Updates

2017 Season Highlights

  •  Class A State Football Playoffs Qualifier – Round of 16
  • #10 Final Ranking in Class A Top 10
  • 1 2nd Team All-Nebraska All-State (LJS & OWH) athlete
  • 1 2nd Team Class A All-State (LJS & OWH) athlete
  • 4 Class A All-State Honorable Mention (LJS) athletes
  • 6 Class A All-State Honorable Mention (OWH) athletes
  • 8 All-City athletes
  • 16 LJS Academic All-State athletes
  • 1 senior selected to play in the Shrine Football Classic Game
  • 2 seniors playing football at the collegiate level

Upcoming Schedule

Jul
19
Thu
Football Camp @ Field- Aldrich
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Type: schoolonly Opponent: Comments: Grades 9-12

Aug
6
Mon
Start of Fall Sports Practices – Football, volleyball, softball, cross country, girls golf, boys tennis
Aug 6 all-day
Aug
27
Mon
Football: JV Game vs Elkhorn South (Away) @ Elkhorn South High School
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Elkhorn South

Aug
30
Thu
Football: Freshmen Game vs Skutt Catholic (Home) @ Lincoln Pius X High School
Aug 30 @ 6:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Skutt Catholic

Football: Reserve Game vs Lincoln Southwest (Home)
Aug 30 @ 6:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Lincoln Southwest

Sep
4
Tue
Football: Reserve Game vs Grand Island Senior (Home)
Sep 4 @ 6:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Grand Island Senior

Sep
6
Thu
Football: Freshmen Game vs Millard South (Away) @ Millard South High School
Sep 6 @ 6:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Millard South Comments: B Game

Sep
10
Mon
Football: Freshmen Game vs Boys Town (Away) @ Boys Town High School
Sep 10 @ 6:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Boys Town

Football: JV Game vs Lincoln East (Home)
Sep 10 @ 6:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Lincoln East

Sep
13
Thu
Football: Reserve Game vs Lincoln East (Away) @ Lincoln East High School
Sep 13 @ 6:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Type: nonconference Opponent: Lincoln East

Program History

State Championships

1975, 1978, 1995, 1997, 1998, 2004

Photo Gallery

Pius X program featured by USA Football

The tradition of the football program and community at Pius X High School was featured in a video promotion by USA Football.

Videographers interviewed coaches, students, a broadcaster, alumni and parents for its promotion, “The Power of Football.”

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