Citizens of Cornhusker Boys’ State who choose athletics as their daily activity, may elect to participate in one of four team sports: Football, Basketball, Volleyball, or Softball.

In addition, each of the eight CBS towns select 5 citizens to represent them in the Pentathlon competition. The individual winner of the 40-man pentathlon is crowned Outstanding Athlete at the end of the week.

Finally, all citizens of CBS in all activities, including Music and the Newspaper, are eligible to represent their towns in the Track Meet. The victorious track meet town earns substantial points toward being crowned overall CBS Town Champion.


Huskers-in-Chief.  A legend and a leader stop by.


Field of Dreams

Not the victory but the action;

Not the goal but the game;

In the deed the glory.

H.B. Alexander

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