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Ed-Co Wins Upper Iowa VB Tournament

The Ed-Co Vikings claimed the Upper Iowa Conference tournament in their final season in the conference before returning to the Tri-Rivers conference in 2017.  Coming into the tournament undefeated, the Vikings took first in their pool posting a 3-0 match record with wins over Postville,  Kee High and South Winneshiek. A single game loss to


Cross Country Conference Meet Results

All of the area Cross Country teams competed in their conference meets Thursday.  First, in girl’s action, the WaMaC meet was won by Mt. Vernon Lisbon. Anamosa came in 7th; Western Dubuque 11th; Independence 12th; West Delaware 13th; and Beckman came in 15th. Springville-Central City won the Tri-Rivers title. North Linn came in 3rd. Monticello


HS Football: West Delaware Ready For Final Home Game

The 10th ranked West Delaware football team will host Marion in their last regular season home game tonight at Brown Field in Manchester. The Hawks who are 6-1 and 4-1 in class 3A district 4 bounced back last week as they downed Dubuque Wahlert 42-7 in Dubuque and West Delaware head coach Doug Winkowitsch was


HS Football: East Buchanan Hosts Ed-Co For Homecoming

Last season the East Buchanan football team qualified for the playoffs for the first time since 2009, and tomorrow night they could move one step closer to earning their 17th trip to the playoffs in school history as they host Ed-Co for homecoming in Winthrop. The Buccaneers who are 5-2 this season but more importantly

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HS Volleyball: WaMaC Conference Tournament Underway

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks swept their three matches of the WaMaC conference tournament pool play last night in DeWitt. The Hawks surpassed Maquoketa, 21-11/21-13, South Tama 21-12/21-10 and Benton Community 21-12/21-19. Hawks head coach Brett Mather summed up the night in his post match interview: mather1-10-12 The Class 3A 2nd-ranked Hawks