Author Archives: Jon Swisher


Iowa Hawkeye Football: Rose Bowl Game Report- Day 1

Iowa Hawkeye Football: Rose Bowl Game Report- Day 1

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: KMCH Sports Director Jon Swisher is with the Iowa Football team as they continue to get ready to face Stanford in the 102nd Rose Bowl Game in Pasadena, California this Friday, New Years Day afternoon. Here is the first of a series of reports from Jon: ROSEBOWL1 12-28

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HS Sports: Friday 12-18 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The final Friday before the Christmas break brings a full slate of area sports tonight. The West Delaware Bowling teams will return to play hosting Cascade at Lightning Lanes in Manchester starting at 4pm. The Hawk boys will enter play with a 3-2 record while the girls are 5-0. Our featured


HS Bowling: Weekend Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks girls and boys teams bowled Friday afternoon at Lightning Lanes in Manchester against Marion. The WD boys Varsity squad beat the Indians by a score of 2898 to Marion 2659 with the high series being rolled by Sophomore Trae Boge with a 441 and games of 224-217. The Hawk boys improved


HS Basketball: 12-3 Results and 12-4 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In area games last night the Cascade girls and boys teams hosted Wilton in a River Valley cross division doubleheader. The Cougars won both games with the girls winning 47-44 and the boys won easily 69-39. Tonight the first Friday in December brings a mostly full slate of games. Our featured


HS Basketball: WD Boys Open New Season At Home

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The new season for high school boys basketball officially started last night around the state but it begins this evening for a majority of the KMCH area teams including the West Delaware Hawks who will entertain Benton Community tonight inside Seedorff Gymnasium. The Hawks are coming off of a 11-11 campaign,


HS Girls Basketball:

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Girls High School basketball season officially gets underway with game competition tonight for a majority of the KMCH area coverage teams. The West Delaware Hawks will open up at home inside Seedorff Gymnasium against perennial power Waverly-Shell Rock. After five seasons longtime hall of fame coach Harold Shepherd retired last


HS Volleyball: Ketchum Signs With Upper Iowa

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: West Delaware senior Carlee Ketchum has officially signed to continue her volleyball career at the Division 2 collegiate level with Upper Iowa University in Fayette. Ketchum inked the agreement with the Peacocks on Monday afternoon at West Delaware High School surrounded by her family, Hawks head coach Brett Mather and her


HS Football: WD Hawks Back In Semifinals

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 3A 2nd-ranked 12-0 West Delaware Football team faces top-rated 12-0 Pella tonight in the second semifinal that will take place at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls.  The Hawks completed another season of not losing a game on Brown Field and became the third team to achieve a 12-0 record and 4th