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HS Basketball: Tuesday Night 1-24 Recap

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

HS Bowling: WD Hawks Sweep Bellevue

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawk Bowling teams traveled to Bellevue last night and came away with four wins. The varsity boys won 1801-1749 and the girls posted a 1665-1423 victory. The Hawks will return home for a WaMaC conference meet today hosting Maquoketa at 4pm at Lightning Lanes.

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