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HS Basketball: Monday Night District/Regional Final Preview

HS Basketball: Monday Night District/Regional Final Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High School Basketball postseason play continues tonight around the state with Girls Class 1A and 2A Regional Finals and Boys 3A and 4A first round contests. KMCH Sports will feature a split doubleheader, first the 2A 5th-ranked 23-1 North Linn Girls will take on 20-3 unranked Rockford at Aplington-Parkersburg High School

HS Wrestling: State Wrestling Recap

The 2017 high school state wrestling tournament concluded Saturday night inside the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, and when it was all said and done saw 13 area wrestlers bring home state medals including five state champions. In class 3A Western Dubuque had its best finish in school history as they finished in fourth place

HS Basketball: Thursday 2-16 Results/Friday 2-17 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High School Boys district basketball play resumed last night in class 1A/2A. Our featured games from KMCH Sports saw: 4-19 East Buchanan upset 15-7 Ed-Co 79-77 at Starmont. The Vikings never led the contest and the Buccaneers were able to connect on 14 3-pointers. The Bucs advance on to play Central Elkader Tuesday

HS Basketball: Monday Night Boys District 1st Round Results/Tuesday Night Girls Regional Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The opening night of high school boys basketball district play saw all of our KMCH area coverage teams earn first round victories. In our two featured games from KMCH Sports: In Delhi, the Maquoketa Valley Wildcats as expected won big over Rivermont Collegiate 74-8. The Wildcats only allowed 1 point defensively in the

Former Independence Wrestler Named IIAC Wrestler of the Week

A former Independence High School wrestler has been named the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s “Wrestler of the Week”. Kyle Fank has earned the honor for the first time in his career. Fank, a former high school state runner-up finisher, is a junior wrestling for Wartburg College. He had a win last Thursday when top-ranked Wartburg won