Publisher Aaron Babcock and veteran sports writer Mike Babcock recently announced that they are launching Hail Varsity, a new Nebraska-based magazine and media brand dedicated to the coverage of Husker athletics.

Hail Varsity magazine will publish 16 issues per year, including weekly editions during football season. In addition to columns, historical features and analysis from expert writers, the magazine will highlight the fans of Husker Nation. Hail Varsity will be interactive, both in print and online, directly engaging readers, through a variety of channels.

“We are very excited to provide Husker fans an incredible new platform to follow their favorite team, regardless of where they live,” said publisher Aaron Babcock. “We’re confident that when Husker fans see Hail Varsity’s glossy, high quality presentation, it will make each issue an instant collector’s item.”

Hail Varsity also will launch a full editorial website,, on Aug. 1. The first print edition of Hail Varsity will be available to subscribers and on newsstands in mid-August. To subscribe to Hail Varsity, visit or call 855-3HUSKER.

For advertising opportunities with Hail Varsity contact Aaron Babcock at 402-613-2177 or email him at or visit them online at