Author Archives: Jon Swisher


HS State Baseball: Beckman’s Season Ends In First Round Play

HS State Baseball: Beckman’s Season Ends In First Round Play

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The second-seeded Beckman Blazers had their State Tournament experience ended by the No. 7 seed Pleasantville, 3-1 at Principal Park in Des Moines last night in a Class 2A quarterfinal. The Blazers gave up 2 runs in the top of the 3rd on a wild pitch and hit before answering with

HS Baseball: North Linn Falls in Substate Final

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Class 1A 6th-ranked North Linn Baseball team had their season ended by Highland of Riverside last night in Wilton by the score of 3-2. The Huskies scored their first two runs in the 1st inning after the Lynx scored a run to begin the game as Ryan Miller crossed the plate on a


HS Baseball: Weekend Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: First round District Baseball in Classes 3A and 4A took place Friday night. Two of the three KMCH area teams in action advance on with victories. In Manchester, Independence ended their season at 16-24 with a 9-2 loss to Dubuque Wahlert. The nightcap was not decided until the bottom the 7th


HS Baseball: Thursday 7-14 Recap And Friday 7-15 Preview

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: Class 1A High School Baseball District Semifinal’s took place last night around the state. Both KMCH area teams advanced  with convincing victories, Sports Director Jon Swisher has the details: JSRECAP7-14 Ed-Co improved their record to 19-12, the first winning season for the program since 2011 and the District Final will