Author Archives: Jon Swisher


HS Basketball: Tuesday Night 2-9 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Boys Basketball team trailed most the way against Anamosa last night on the road and could never catch up down the stretch as the Blue Raiders pulled away and held on to win 61-53. The Hawks drop to 13-6 overall and 7-6 in the East division of the


HS Boys Basketball: 3A and 4A Pairings Set

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The final pairings for this seasons postseason Basketball tournament play have been released with class 3A and 4A brackets coming out yesterday from the Boys Athletic Association. In 3A- District number 6 has the West Delaware Hawks taking on Marion in the first game of a doubleheader on opening night in


HS Sports: Monday night Recap/Tuesday Night Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In high school girls basketball last night, the Monticello Panthers ended their regular season at home with a senior night win over their rival Cougars of Cascade. In a back and forth game of scoring momentum runs the Panthers had enough in the end for a 43-35 victory. Sophomore guards, Taylor

HS Basketball: Monday Night Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Our broadcast coverage week starts up with an area girls contest in Monticello tonight as the 15-5 class 3A 12th-ranked Panthers host their highway 151 rival Cascade. The Cougars are 11-9. The Panthers have a 12-4 record in the River Valley Conference, champions of the league for the first time and conference


HS Basketball: Friday 1-29 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The final Friday night of January brings a full docket of games tonight around the area. Our featured contest from KMCH Sports will be the West Delaware Hawk Boys traveling to Mount Vernon to battle the Mustangs who are in first place in the East side of the WaMaC conference with a

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HS Sports: Tues. 1-26 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks Girls Basketball team started out well on the road in Maquoketa last night but could not fend off a scrappy Cardinal team who took the lead in the 2nd quarter and never let it go. The Hawks challenged the Cards but in the end fell 53-50 to drop to

HS Basketball: Recap/Pairings/Tuesday Night Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports: The final week of January started with an area girls and boys basketball non-conference doubleheader from KMCH Sports in Delhi last night. The visiting Panthers of Monticello won all four games, including the two JV contests against host Maquoketa Valley. The Panther girls 65-56 and the boys 76-38. Sports Director Jon Swisher


HS Football: New Districts Released

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Iowa High School Athletic Association announced the new districts to be used in the 2016 and 2017 seasons. Plenty of changes took place for area coverage teams. In class 4A- Western Dubuque’s new class has them in district 6 with Davenport West, Dubuque Senior, Dubuque Hempstead, North Scott and Pleasant