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HS Sports: Thursday 4-14 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware girls golf team resumes their contest schedule with their second meet of the week this afternoon. The Hawks will be facing Maquoketa and Solon at the Prairie Creek Golf Course near Maquoketa. Tee time is slated for 2pm. Both track and field teams for West Delaware will be competing today. The

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HS Sports: Monday 4-11 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware girls and boys golf teams traveled to DeWitt playing at the Springbrook Country Club course yesterday afternoon. The Hawk girls picked up their first win on the young season edging the Sabers 292-299. WD’s Mariah Kleitsch was the medalist with a 58 and Ashley Goebel shot a 63. The

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HS Football: Monticello’s Kyte Resigns As Head Coach

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Monticello will be in search of a new head football coach after MHS 2000 graduate Jon Kyte stepped down from that position earlier this week. Kyte has been in charge of the program since 2013 when he took over after being on the University of Dubuque Football coaching staff. Monticello fourth-year Athletics Director

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HS Sports: Thursday 4-7 Recap

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: The West Delaware boys golf team won their season opener as they defeated Solon by 18 strokes at Pin Oak Golf Course on Thursday night. The Hawks finished with 158 strokes as they were led by senior Clayton Larsen who shot an even par 36 and was the medalist

HS Soccer: WD Boys Begin Season On the Road

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Boys Soccer team will begin their 2016 campaign in Center Point this afternoon. The Hawks will be under the direction of a different head coach for the 3rd time in 4 seasons. 2011 graduate and former Hawks soccer player AJ Engelken has taken over the reigns. WD was just

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WD Speech Students Honored At Awards Night

West Delaware Speech Students were honored at the annual end the season awards night Tuesday night.  Coach Abby Osborne said it was a great year for the speech team: Awards handed out for the evening included the “Friend of Speech” award, which went to the West Delaware Transportation Department; The Rookie Award was given to

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HS Girls Soccer: Hawks To Open Season At Home

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: The West Delaware soccer team will open its season at home tonight as they host Benton Community in Manchester, and will be under new leadership this season as 2012 West Delaware graduate Matt Knutson takes over as the head coach. The Hawks were 3-14 last season and return all

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Time Capsule Opened At West Delaware

36 years ago, Dick Justice, who at the time was the Grounds Superintendent at West Delaware High School knew that there was something special in one of the pillars that led up to the entrance of the old West Delaware high school, then known as “The Annex”.   Fast forward to 2009, when the Annex

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