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HS Sports: Beckman wins 2nd State Title/Monday Preview

HS Sports: Beckman wins 2nd State Title/Monday Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Beckman Blazer Boys Soccer team improved their record to 22-0 and won their 40th consecutive match Saturday afternoon in Des Moines as they defeated Carroll Kuemper 2-1 to win their 2nd Class 1A title game in a row in the program’s sixth state tournament appearance and 5th in a row.

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HS Sports: Wednesday 6-1 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Softball team dropped a pair of games last night in Van Horne to the top-ranked team in Class 3A, Benton Community, 7-0 and 8-0. The Hawks fall to 6-2 on the season and will return to play Friday at the North Fayette Valley Invite in West Union. Other

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HS Sports: Tuesday Recap and Wednesday Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Baseball team was able to get one game in last night before the rain came in Manchester. The Hawks approved their record to 3-2 with a 7-0 win. Senior pitcher Kyle Wright evened his record to 1-1 with a complete game, 3 hit shutout over Maquoketa. Wright also had

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HS Sports: Weekend Recap and Tuesday Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High School Boys Substate Soccer took place Saturday around the state. The Class 1A top-ranked Beckman Blazers improved their record to 19-0 and advanced to their 5th consecutive trip to the state tournament, Thursday through Saturday in Des Moines. The Blazers scored a 5-0 win over Postville in Dyersville, their defense earned a shutout for

HS Sports: Thursday 5-26 Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks Softball stayed perfect on the season last night as they picked up a home opening night doubleheader sweep of Williamsburg, 10-0 in 6 innings and 16-3 in 4. Kristen Wegmann only allowed 7 hits all night as she had plenty offensive support, the Hawks tallied 23 hits in

HS Sports: Tuesday 5-24 Recap/Wednesday Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks Baseball team fell on the road in Dubuque last night in their first contest of the season to Dubuque Wahlert, 4-2. The Hawk jumped on the board in the top of the first inning with three straight hits after two outs. Senior Max Ridenour’s single to right

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HS Sports: Monday 5-23 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Postseason play resumes in the world of high school girls golf today with Regional Finals around the state, team and individual qualifiers will advance to the girls state tournament next Tuesday and Wednesday in Granger. In Class 2A- In Region 4, at the Fox Ridge Golf Course in Dike, Starmont competes along

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