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HS Baseball: 1A District Results/3A&4A Begin Tonight

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Class 1A district semifinals took place around the area last night. In Edgewood- Maquoketa Valley scored three runs in the first inning and that proved to be enough over East Buchanan as they added 2 more in the second and 3 in the 6th to win 8-1. Wildcat Sophomore Alec McDowell

HS Baseball: District Play Resumes Tonight

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Class 1A postseason baseball resumes tonight around the state with district semifinals that begin at 7pm. We’ll have area coverage from Edgewood as 18-15 Maquoketa Valley takes on 13-16 East Buchanan. KMCH Sports will take the air at 6:50pm with Sports Director Jon Swisher and Bill Logan. Elswhere in the KMCH

Area District Baseball

District baseball continued last night around the area. In Dyersville- The Monticello Panthers improved to 21-10 with a tight 2-1 win over Mount Vernon in a pitcher’s duel. Panther junior Mason Newhard improved to 7-3 with a no-walk performance while striking out 5. Offensively Monti took advantage of two Mustang error’s, one in the first


Hawks Lose Regional Final – Season Ends

The West Delaware Hawks had their 2015 season come to a close last night in frustrating fashion at Waverly taking on 10th-ranked Waverly-Shell Rock. The Hawks fell 1-0 in a tense mostly played contest. West Delaware fell behind 1-0 in the 2nd and thought they had the game tied up on a two-out Bridget Hoffman


All-WaMaC Softball Teams Announced

WaMaC West All-Conference Softball July 8, 2015   First Team   Pitcher                        Amber Fiser – Jr.                               Benton Pitcher                        Lexi Kinnaird – Sr.                             Clear Creek Amana Catcher                      Jess Miller – Sr.                                 Williamsburg Infield                         Megan Croghan – So.            Center Point-Urbana Infield                         Alyssa Wiebel – Jr.                            Benton Infield                         Lea Brunssen – Jr.                             Benton Infield                        


Moser Athletes 5th In Nation

Moser School of Dance and Gymnastics Team was awarded and ranked 5th Over-All in the Nation at the 2015 USTA Power Tumbling National Championships held in Rapid City South Dakota in June. The Moser School also won 6 Division Team awards which helped them to achieve their 5th place ranking over all teams winnings. Mosers hard working, dedicated area athletes won


HS Softball: Cascade Earns Second Ever State Trip

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 2A 14th ranked Cascade Cougars improved to 22-10 with a 7-0 victory over Denver in Manchester last night. In only the second Regional Final in program history, it turned the same as the first one back in 1994, the last time the Cougars made it to Fort Dodge. Cascade

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Manchester 12U Team Finishes With A Win

The Manchester 12U Baseball team beat Sikeston Missouri yesterday 7-5 in the Cal Ripkin Midwest Plains Regional tournament.  The Hawks finished 1 and 2 in pool play, after losing to Cimeron River Kansas and West Fargo over the weekend.  West Fargo has been dominating the tournament – defeating Cimmaron River 14-2 and Sikeston 10-0.  The