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HS Bowling: State Qualifying Meet Assignments Released

HS Bowling: State Qualifying Meet Assignments Released

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Iowa Girls Athletic Union and the Boys Athletic Association announced their State Qualifying Meet assignments for girls and boys high school bowling yesterday. The meets will take place on Tuesday Feb. 14th and teams will be looking to advance to the state tournament in Des Moines on Monday and Tuesday

Proposed Bill Would Change Protocol for Student Athlete Concussions

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Lawmakers are considering a bill that would require a trained health care professional to evaluate concussions at some Iowa high school sporting events, but it’s still unclear how school districts would pay for it. A GOP-led House education subcommittee debated the proposed legislation Tuesday without taking action. Iowa currently allows

HS Basketball: Tuesday Night 1-24 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Class 3A 2nd-ranked West Delaware Hawk Boys ended a 9-year losing streak on the road in Maquoketa last night beating the Cardinals 79-37. In the last 19 meetings between the teams, the Hawks won for just the 6th time since 2007 and the first time in Maquoketa since January 22nd, 2008. After a

HS Girls Basketball: Regional Pairings Released

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Postseason Regional Pairings for girls basketball in Class 1A, 2A and 3A were released Monday evening by the Iowa Girls Athletic Union. Regional play will begin on Thursday Feb. 9th for 1A. 2A and 3A begin on Saturday the 11th. All games will start at 7pm. 1A- Region 4 Starmont hosts West Central

HS Basketball: Monday Night 1-23 Results And Tuesday Night 1-24 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Several area coverage teams were in action for weather make-up games last night, on the girls side: Anamosa 57 Beckman 30                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Maquoketa Valley moved into a 2nd place tie with Springville in the Tri-Rivers conference as they downed the Class 1A Orioles, 48-38. Marion 67 Independence 13 North Linn 65 Alburnett 32 West Delaware

HS Wrestling: Saturday 1-21 Recap

The last high school wrestling tournaments before conference tournaments took place on Saturday. In Letts: The West Delaware wrestling team finished in second place at the Louisa-Muscatine tournament as six Hawks finished in the top three of their weight classes. Mitchel Mangold won the 145 pound bracket as he went 2-0 with a fall and

Hawk Bowlers Split At Lightning lanes

West Delaware and Maquoketa split a pair of Varsity matches at Lightning Lanes in Manchester Friday afternoon.  The Hawk Girls won 2406 to 2251.  Andrea Salow led the Hawks with a 406.  The Hawk Boys lost 3110 to 2950.  Tristan Kelly had the top two-game total with a 410.  The Hawks travel to Cedar Rapids

Friday 1/20 Basketball Scores

Friday night GIRLS basketball scores: Cascade 54, Durant 28 Clayton Ridge 50, Edgewood-Colesburg 39 Western Dubuque 65, Solon 36 Maquoketa 41, Beckman 32 Maquoketa Valley 66, Calamus-Wheatland 28 Mid-Prairie, Wellman 44, Monticello 34 Mount Vernon 58, Anamosa 30 North Linn 52, Midland, Wyoming 18 West Delaware 49, Central Clinton, DeWitt 39 Friday night BOYS basketball