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West Delaware Holds Volleyball And Cross Country Banquet

West Delaware Holds Volleyball And Cross Country Banquet

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The annual season ending awards banquet for the West Delaware Volleyball and Cross Country programs were held last night at West Delaware High School. The varsity volleyball team was a regional finalist with a 42-5 record and won the programs 4th East division WaMaC title in a row with a 7-0 mark. The JV

HS Volleyball: State Results And Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 2016 State Volleyball tournament started up with Class 5A and 4A play inside the US Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids. In 5A- Cedar Falls, Ankeny, Ankeny Centennial and West Des Moines Valley all earned victories and advanced to the semifinals on Thursday morning. In 4A- Pella, Sioux City Bishop Heelan,

HS Cross Country: State Meet Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The High School Cross Country State meet took place Saturday in Fort Dodge. Results for area coverage teams and runners listed below. In Class 4A- Boys- Place       Name             Grade     Time               School 45th        Joe Freiburger  Sr.       16:42.3     Western Dubuque 75         Nathan Betts         Sr.         17:04.1   Western Dubugue Class 2A- Boys- Monticello was 15th with 376 points.

HS Volleyball: Starmont Advances To Regional Final

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Class 1A 15th-ranked Starmont Stars Volleyball team made program history last night with their 31st victory surpassing last seasons 30-win total. The Stars defeated 14th-rated Ed-Co 3-0 in Edgewood winning 25-22, 25-22 and 25-20. Tenth-year head coach Robert Goedken says 31 wins is terrific but this group isn’t settling for just this:

HS Volleyball: Ed-Co and Starmont Set For Fourth Meeting in Regional Semi-Final

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Regional Volleyball postseason play resumes tonight around the state with Class 1A and 2A semi-finals. In the area, our featured match comes from Edgewood where Class 1A 14th-ranked 28-11 Ed-Co will host 15-rated 30-8 Starmont. It’ll be the fourth time the rivals have met this season with Ed-Co holding the 2-1 advantage. The Vikings were victorious in the regular

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