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Cabell Qualifies For Olympic Team Trials

Cabell Qualifies For Olympic Team Trials

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: After an illness prevented 2011 Independence graduate Blaize Cabell from competing at this year’s NCAA national tournament, Cabell set his sights on his next goal of becoming an Olympic qualifier. On Saturday he got one step closer to achieving that goal as he went 3-0 and won the 125

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HS Girls Track: WD Girls Early Bird Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Girls annual early bird track meet was held last night on a chilly yet dry 40-degree evening in Manchester. WD Hawks head coach Doug Engel shared his thoughts about how his squad performed: ENGEL1 4-1 Sports Director Jon Swisher has a recap look at KMCH area coverage top 6 finishers

Iowa Guard Andrew Fleming To Transfer

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – Iowa says freshman guard Andrew Fleming has been released from his scholarship so he can transfer to another school.Fleming averaged 2.2 points and one assist in 11 games last season. Fleming says he is seeking a “better situation” for his college career. Fleming is the second Hawkeye in as many

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West Delaware Basketball: Annual Awards Banquet Held Monday Night

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Athletics Department hosted the annual season closing boys and girls basketball and cheerleading awards banquet Monday evening. Cheerleading sponsor Rachel Tucker was proud of her small squad’s effort for their commitment and dedication to improving. The four members of the group this season were Alexia Chapman, Brianna Hartmann,

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College Men’s Golf: Former East Buchanan Standout Leads The Way For Peacocks

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The University of Upper Iowa men’s golf team finished ninth in the Washburn Invitational on Tuesday afternoon, their first spring tournament of 2016, at the Topeka Country Club in Topeka, Kansas. The 14-team field featured seven Northern Sun Conference schools, with the Peacocks finishing fifth among the NSIC teams. Upper Iowa was led by

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UNI’s Cabell Unable To Compete At 2016 Nationals

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: 2011 Independence graduate and current UNI heavyweight Blaize Cabell was set to make his third trip to the NCAA Division 1 National Championships this Thursday through Saturday at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Unfortunately an illness prevented the senior from traveling with the team ending his collegiate

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DII College Women’s Track: Former WD Standout Reaches All-American Status

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Former West Delaware All-Stater Emily Thole has added being an All-American on her athletic career resume. Thole, a 2015 graduate of West Delaware, is a Freshman running for the defending indoor and outdoor National Championship teams for the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Missouri. The D2 championships held at Pittsburg State University in

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