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Eight KMCH Area Football Teams Make Playoffs

Eight KMCH Area Football Teams Make Playoffs

All games are 7:00pm on Wednesday. October 28 unless otherwise noted. Benton Community (5-4) vs. West Delaware, Manchester (9-0) at West Delaware, Manchester Decorah (4-5) vs. Independence (8-1) at Independence Beckman Catholic, Dyersville (6-3) vs. Mt. Vernon (7-2) at Cornell College, 8:00 PM Cascade (4-5) vs. North Fayette Valley (7-2) at North Fayette Valley C-M-B,


HS Football: Week 9 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Week 9 of the high school football season will see only 4 of the 12 KMCH area teams hosting games tonight. Seven of those teams are in the playoffs for sure, four are out and one’s fate depends on what happens tonight.  Three teams- West Delaware, Maquoketa Valley and Anamosa have their district titles locked up.


HS Cross Country: State Qualifying Meet Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: State qualifying meets in the world of high school cross country took place yesterday afternoon around the state. The top 3 teams and top 15 individuals qualified for the state meet from each site. They advance on to Fort Dodge next Saturday at the Lakeside Municipal Golf Course starting at 11am.


HS Football: Week 8 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Week eight of the high school football season last Friday night saw 6 of the 12 KMCH area coverage teams earn victories with West Delaware and Anamosa staying unbeaten for another week. Here is a summary of the contests and a look at week nine games this coming Friday night. In Manchester- West Delaware 13 Independence 9


HS Volleyball: 1A and 2A Regionals Start Tonight

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:   The postseason begins tonight in the world of high school volleyball with class 1A and 2A first round regional matches. The winner’s tonight advance to the second round next Tuesday night. KMCH area teams involved in class 2A Region 7 include: Ed-Co will be in Delhi facing Maquoketa Valley. Starmont


NE Iowa Youth Football Scores

WD Orange 24, Clayton Ridge Green  0 Anamosa Blue 32, Clayton Ridge  8 WD Black 24, Anamosa White  0 Ed-Co 36, Midland  22 Starmont 40, Dyersville Green  24 Dyersville White 12, WD Hawks  8  


West Delaware Wins Battle of the Unbeatens

The West Delaware Hawks are District Champs, staying undefeated after Friday night’s 13-9 win over Independence. It was a battle between the unbeatens at a packed Brown Field in Manchester. West Delaware Coach Doug Winkowitsch says it was intense. With Decorah’s 28-7 loss to Charles City, West Delaware became District Champs. It’s the first time since


HS Football: Week 8 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Week 8 of the high school football season will see 6 of the 12 KMCH area teams hosting games tonight, one where a district title and undefeated record are on the line and others where major playoff implications can occur. The class 3A 2nd-rated 7-0 West Delaware Hawks will host a huge game on Brown