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HS Sports; Weekend Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director/Bowling story info submitted by WD Asst. Coach Sue Morris: This past Friday late afternoon the West Delaware Hawk bowling teams hosted Tripoli in their final regular season dual at Lightning Lanes. It was parent/senior night for the Hawks as special recognition was given to the all Parents and the six graduating seniors, Abby Becker, Riley


HS Wrestling; District Saturday Results

A chance to advance to the State Wrestling Tournament was on the line for many area wrestlers on Saturday as individuals from all classes competed to finish in the top two from each weight class to advance to next week’s state meet in Des Moines. In class 2A action at Dewitt, West Delaware had 5 wrestlers


HS Wrestling; Area Teams Preparing for Districts on Saturday

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The next step towards the 2014 state wrestling tournment takes place Saturday across the state with districts.  The West Delaware Hawks will compete at Central high school in DeWitt along with athletes from area schools including; Beckman and Monticello. Hawks head coach Jeff Voss talks about the mindset of his wrestlers trying


HS Basketball; Thursday Night 2-13 Results/Friday Night Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 4A 12th-ranked West Delaware girls basketball team ended their regular season on the road in positive fashion last night at Marion. The Hawks jumped out in front 6-0 early and never trailed beating the Indians 52-42 in a WaMaC non-divisional contest. Senior Reann McCarty led the squad offensively scoring 18 points,


HS Wrestling; Final Dual Team Rankings

The final dual team rankings from the Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association have been released. Here is a look at listening area county teams in the final poll; Class 1A School       Overall Ranking      Record Alburnett                  1                    16-3 Lisbon                       7                     22-5 Maquoketa Valley 16                   26-13 Class 2A School         Overall Ranking        Record Independence       7                          23-4 West Delaware     8                           16-7 Class


HS Wrestling; Western Dubuque Falls in Regional Dual Final

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director and Jamie Vaske-Sports Reporter/Broadcaster: The 10th-ranked Western Dubuque Bobcat Wrestling team competed in their 3rd straight class 3A Team Regional Dual Final and 5th in 7 years,  last night in Bettendorf taking on 6th-rated Pleasant Valley.  Colin Koerperich got things going for the Bobcats with a win but PV answered winning the next 3


McGee Barr Grants Awarded to Area Organizations

Over a dozen local organizations have been awarded McGee Barr Grants from the Greater Delaware County Community Foundation. The grants were presented at Manchester United Methodist Church’s Fellowship Hall on Tuesday. Foundation board member Dr. John Tyrrell says it all started with Garrett McGee. McGee Grants 1 Pat Johnson, a West Delaware junior kindergarten teacher,

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