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HS Sports: Results from Wednesday 5-31

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In High School Softball last night: The West Delaware Hawks lost their first game of the season 2-0 in Oxford to Clear Creek-Amana in game one of the WaMaC conference cross division doubleheader. The Hawks came back in the 2nd game to win 9-0, improving their record to 7-1 and 3-1 in

HS Sports: Tuesday 5-30 Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In High School Baseball last night: The West Delaware Hawks improved to 3-1 with a sweep of Anamosa in their first two conference games of the season. The Hawks claimed the quick first game 11-1 in 5 innings. It was the 8th 10-run rule win for WD in the series over Anamosa

HS Sports: Tuesday Night Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Beckman Boys Soccer team won Saturday afternoon, beating Waterloo Columbus 4-0, to advance back to the state tournament later this week. The Blazers have the number one seed with a 17-1 mark and will face 7-9 Sioux Center on Thursday at noon. Regional play for girls soccer begins tonight for some

HS State Golf: Boys Results/Girls Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The boys golf state tournament took place Friday and Saturday. In Class 1A at Marshalltown: The East Buchanan Buccaneers won their third state title in a row by shooting a two round total of 614, 18 strokes better than 2nd place Algona Bishop Garrigan. Bucs all-stater senior Chris Cooksley tied for

Baseball/Softball Scores 5/25

BASEBALL Cascade 3, Northeast, Goose Lake 1 Central City 9, Easton Valley 4 Easton Valley 2, Central City 1 Edgewood-Colesburg 15, Dunkerton 4 (5 innings) North Linn, Troy Mills 2, Calamus-Wheatland 1 (14 innings) North Linn, Troy Mills 3, Calamus-Wheatland 2 SOFTBALL Calamus-Wheatland 6, North Linn 2 North Linn 13, Calamus-Wheatland 9 Cascade, 15, Northeast,

HS Sports: Results From Wednesday 5-24

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks Softball team improved to 3-0 last night after a doubleheader sweep of Vinton-Shellsburg. The Hawks, behind the excellent pitching of sophomore Emily Klostermann, won game one 10-0 in 6 innings. Klostermann threw a perfect game allowing no runners on base while striking out 14. The Hawks offense

HS Baseball/Softball: Tuesday Night Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Softball team started up their new season with a 4-1 victory at Sill Field over Waterloo Columbus last night. The Hawks were the first to jump on the scoreboard but not until the 4th inning as they scored 3 times. Third-year head coach Tiffany Rave was pleased to

Boys Soccer: Season Ends For Area Teams; W. Dubuque Advances

Boys Soccer Sub-State Scores: CLASS 1A: Danville 5, Anamosa 0 Postville 11, Monticello 1 CLASS 2A: Benton Community 3, West Delaware 0 Decorah 2, Independence 1 CLASS 3A: Western Dubuque 6, Dubuque, Hempstead 0. The Bobcats will next play Iowa City High at the Unversity of Iowa Soccer Complex Wednesday night in the sub-state semi-finals.

HS Sports: Monday 5-22 Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In opening night of high school baseball and softball from yesterday: Baseball- Ed-Co fell to Oelwein 9-7 in game 1 and took down Bellevue Marquette 15-11 in game two of the Waterloo Bucks Preseason Classic. Class 1A 4th-rated North Linn defeated Postville 15-0 in 3 innings in the first game that