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Area Wrestlers Compete In State AAU Tournament

Area Wrestlers Compete In State AAU Tournament

20 wrestlers from the Delaware County Wrestling Club in 3rd through 8th grade who finished in the top four at their district meets will head to Des Moines this weekend for the 2016 AAU state wrestling tournament. The two day tournament takes place Saturday and Sunday and is held in the Wells Fargo Arena, the


WaMaC Announces Girls Basketball All-Conference Teams

Several area girls basketball players have received WaMaC All-Conference honors.   In the WaMaC East Division…   1st Team All-Conference… Megan Maahs and Morgan Pitz of Western Dubuque Kristen Wegmann of West Delaware Kylie Bildstein of Beckman   2nd Team All-Conference… Jessica Cartee and Abigail Dolphin of Western Dubuque Haley Lyness of West Delaware  

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W. Dubuque Girls Finish 4th At State Bowling

The Western Dubuque Girls Bowling team to 4th in the Class 2A State Bowling meet on Tuesday.  The Bobcats rolled a team score of 2692, led by Emily Benn, who finished 15th overall with a 377.  Waterloo East was the top team with a team score of 3071.  Ottumwa was 2nd, and Marion took 3rd.


HS Boys Basketball: West Delaware Boys To Face # 2 Dubuque Wahlert

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The postseason picks back up with class 3A and 1A district finals tonight around the state. In class 3A- The 16-6 West Delaware Hawks will face their toughest challenge of the season when they go up against 2nd-ranked 17-5 Dubuque Wahlert for the district 6 championship at Western Dubuque High School. The Hawks are coming off of


HS Wrestling: Lyon Dominates In State Title Run

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: After a runner up finish in last years state wrestling tournament Western Dubuque junior Max Lyon decided to take a different approach into this years meet. The 182 pound Bobcat was making his third appearance at the state meet and after finishing 4th as a freshman and 2nd last


HS Basketball: Tuesday Night Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The top-ranked Western Dubuque Bobcats clinched their 3rd trip to state in a row and 5th in school program history with a 55-51 home win last night over 14th-rated Grinnell in Epworth. Eighth-year head coach Amy Ostwinkle knew her team had to be prepared for a very solid Tiger squad who