Author Archives: Jon Swisher

HS Basketball: Thursday Night Scores And Friday Night Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: A few area coverage contests took place last night in high school basketball: In Girls play: Cascade 54, Northeast 40 Independence 48, Vinton-Shellsburg 40 Janesville 55, Starmont 37                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Ed-Co 53 East Buchanan 50                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Monticello 59 Anamosa 43 Boys: Anamosa 62, Monticello 42 Cascade 59, Northeast 49 Edgewood-Colesburg 66, East Buchanan 44

HS Baseball: Morrison Recognized By West Delaware Athletic Booster Club

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: West Delaware High School fourth-year Activities Director and former baseball coach Mike Morrison was honored at Seedorff Gymnasium last Saturday night on behalf of the West Delaware Athletic’s Booster Club before the start of the Hawk boys contest against Maquoketa Valley. Morrison will be inducted into the Iowa High School Baseball

HS Basketball: Results From Tuesday 1-17

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: There were a couple area coverage schools in action last night despite most contests in our area being postponed because of icy rural roads. Girls- Camanche 65 Monticello 41 Maquoketa 49 Anamosa 37 Boys- Camanche 73 Monticello 42 Maquoketa 72 Anamosa 56

HS Basketball: Tuesday Night 1-17 Preview

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: A mostly full schedule of high school basketball games will take place tonight in the KMCH coverage area: The Class 3A 2nd-ranked 11-0 West Delaware Hawks will host Beckman. WD is coming off of a 2-0 weekend this past Friday and Saturday with wins at Anamosa and home against Maquoketa Valley. Both

HS Softball: West Delaware’s Georgen Signs With Luther

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: West Delaware High School Senior Maleah Georgen signed a letter of intent yesterday afternoon to play Softball at Division III Luther College in Decorah. As a Junior for the Hawks last season on a team that went 31-11, winning a share of the WaMaC conference East Division title and reaching a Regional

HS Sports: Western Dubuque Is Latest School District To Vote For New Athletic Conference

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: After a few months process of gathering input and information the Western Dubuque Community School District board of education voted 3-2 last night to accept an invitation from the Mississippi Valley Conference to join the league starting  in the 2018-19 school year. The MVC will now become a 16-team conference with the addition

HS BASKETBALL: Tuesday Night 1-10 Preview

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: The Class 3A second-ranked 9-0 West Delaware Hawks Boys Basketball team will try to remain unbeaten as they host Highway 20 rival 4-5 Western Dubuque tonight. The Hawks, who are one of seventeen teams in the state still undefeated, are off to their best start without losing a game in school program history since the

HS Girls Basketball: Latest Rankings Released

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The latest Iowa Girls High School Basketball Rankings compiled by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union have been released. In Class 1A, Springville is number one. In Class 2A, No. 1 is Iowa City Regina, 7 is North Linn and Cascade is 11th. In Class 3A, Pocahontas Area is #1.