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HS Track And Field: State Schedule For Thursday

HS Track And Field: State Schedule For Thursday

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The high school state track and field meet at Drake Stadium in Des Moines begins at 9am Thursday morning and runs through Saturday afternoon. The first two days, Class 1A and Class 4A boys and girls will compete earlier in the day with 2A and 3A to follow. On Saturday, all four classes

HS Girls Golf: First Round Regional Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: First round regional high school girls golf was held around the state yesterday. The top teams and individual qualifiers earned their spot in regional final play next Monday. Class 3A- Near Manchester at Pin Oak: Monticello placed 4th with a 420, West Delaware 5th with 436, Beckman a 463 for 6th

HS Golf: Boys Results And Girls Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In high school boys golf sectional results from Friday: 3A play: West Delaware was the winner in Decorah with a 329 score, Charles City was 2nd with a 354. Hawks sophomore Gavin Soppe shot an 80. Third place was senior Trent Shaw with a 81, tied for fourth were senior Derik

HS Boys Golf: Postseason Begins Friday

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High School Boys Golf teams will continue the postseason with sectional play today around the state. In 3A- West Delaware will be in Decorah at the Oneota Golf Course along with Independence beginning at 10am. Anamosa travels to Maquoketa. Top teams and individuals advancing on will compete in District competition next Friday

HS Track and Field: State Qualifying Meets Held Thursday

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Co-Ed State Qualifying Track and Field Meets were held around the state yesterday. At Marion’s 3A site- The West Delaware Hawks boys and girls both qualified 1 event for sure and will await the official state qualifiers when they are released on Friday. The Hawk boys qualified in the Shuttle Hurdle Relay, placing

HS Track and Field: State Qualifying Meets Today

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Co-Ed State Qualifying Meets will be held around the state today. In class 4A: The top two place winners in each event, plus the next 12 best performances statewide from qualifying meet place winners will advance to the state meet. Western Dubuque will be competing in Dubuque at Senior High School.

HS Boys Golf: WaMaC Conference Super Meet Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The WaMaC Conference Boys Golf super meet was held yesterday at Springbook Golf Course in DeWitt with all 16 conference schools participating. Williamsburg was first by a stroke with a 315, Benton Community 2nd, DeWitt Central was 3rd with 318. West Delaware finished 5th with a 331. Eighth was Beckman with a

Hawkeye State Tour in Manchester Wednesday Night

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Northeast Iowa I-Club’s Hawkeye State Tour stop in Manchester last night drew a crowd of nearly 200 Hawkeye Fans gathered inside the Community Center on the Delaware County Fairgrounds. Folks from Manchester and surrounding communities were able to hear from four coaches in the Iowa athletics department, including Kirk Ferentz,

HS Track and Field: Conference Meets Slated For Today

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High School Track and Field conference co-ed meets will be held around the state tonight. In the coverage area: Western Dubuque will host all 32 WaMaC teams in Epworth with West Delaware, Beckman, Anamosa and Independence competing there beginning with field events at 4:30pm. In Delhi, Maquoketa Valley hosts the Tri-Rivers meet

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