Team Jack News

Team Jack News

from the Daily Nebraskan

Wednesday will mark the fourth annual Jack-O-Lantern Jog, a 5K race to raise money for the fight against pediatric brain cancer.


By Katy Glover / World-Herald staff writer

Four years ago, Rex Burkhead ate lunch with a little boy diagnosed with pediatric brain cancer. Burkhead, a running back for the Nebraska Cornhuskers, was the 5-year-old's favorite player.


KEARNEY, Neb. – Tri-City Storm fans raised over $16,000 for the Team Jack Foundation in the month of January.