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HS Basketball: Monday Night Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Our broadcast coverage week starts up with an area girls contest in Monticello tonight as the 15-5 class 3A 12th-ranked Panthers host their highway 151 rival Cascade. The Cougars are 11-9. The Panthers have a 12-4 record in the River Valley Conference, champions of the league for the first time and conference


HS Wrestling: 42 Area Wrestlers Advance To Districts

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: Sectional wrestling tournaments took place Saturday as individuals aimed to finish in the top two of their weight classes to advance on to the district meets next Saturday. Area Qualifiers Include: In Class 2A West Delaware- 106 Ryan Phillips, 132 Mitchell Mangold, 170 Coy Roussell, 285 Kaleb Zieser. Beckman-

Hawks Bowling

West Delaware Bowlers Split with Western Dubuque

The West Delaware bowling teams traveled to Farley Friday night to bowl against Western Dubuque. The girls’ undefeated season came to an end, but not without a great match against the Bobcats. After the individual round, the Hawks were down 130 pins. Western Dubuque had 1878 to West Delaware 1748. In the baker round, the


HS Hoops: Hawks Take Two From Solon

West Delaware Boys and Girls beat Solon in a couple of make up games Thursday night.  Jon Swisher has the details: GIRLS SCORES: West Delaware 49, Solon 29 Cedar valley Christian 59, East Buchanan 37 Western Dubuque 56, Beckman 24 Monticello 58, Wilton 36 South Tama 53, Independence 49 BOYS SCORES West Delaware 66, Solon

2/4 Girls Basketball Rankings

Class 1A   School Record LW 1 Turkey Valley 19-0 1 2 Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton 18-0 2 3 Springville 17-1 3 4 Burlington Notre Dame 18-1 4 5 Kingsley-Pierson 17-1 5 6 Kee 16-2 7 7 Newell-Fonda 13-5 6 8 Grand View Christian 16-0 8 9 Montezuma 19-1 12 10 Adair-Casey 17-2 11 11 Northwood-Kensett 15-3


1A And 2A Boys Basketball Brackets Released

The Iowa High School Athletic Association has release the pairings for the Class 1A and 2A boys basketball districts.  In Class 1A, Starmont kicks things off on Monday February 15TH when they host Lansing Kee.  The winner of that game will play Jesup at Jesup on Thursday, February 18.  The other match up at Jesup


HS Wrestling: Western Dubuque Wins First WaMaC Conference Title

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: The Western Dubuque wrestling team won their first ever WaMaC Conference team title Saturday at Vinton Shellsburg High School as all 14 Bobcats placed in the top eight in their weight classes, including five individual champions as they were 61 1/2 points better than 2nd place Independence. Juniors Jacob Close


Latest Girls Basketball Rankings

Class 1A   School Record LW 1 Turkey Valley 17-0 1 2 Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton 16-0 2 3 Springville 15-1 3 4 Burlington Notre Dame 16-0 4 5 Kingsley-Pierson 15-1 5 6 Newell-Fonda 13-4 6 7 Kee 15-2 7 8 Grand View Christian 13-0 8 9 Lynnville-Sully 18-0 10 10 Westwood 14-2 11 11 Adair-Casey 15-2


HS Basketball: Friday 1-29 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The final Friday night of January brings a full docket of games tonight around the area. Our featured contest from KMCH Sports will be the West Delaware Hawk Boys traveling to Mount Vernon to battle the Mustangs who are in first place in the East side of the WaMaC conference with a