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HS Basketball: Thursday 2-16 Results/Friday 2-17 Preview

HS Basketball: Thursday 2-16 Results/Friday 2-17 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High School Boys district basketball play resumed last night in class 1A/2A. Our featured games from KMCH Sports saw: 4-19 East Buchanan upset 15-7 Ed-Co 79-77 at Starmont. The Vikings never led the contest and the Buccaneers were able to connect on 14 3-pointers. The Bucs advance on to play Central Elkader Tuesday

HS Basketball: Monday Night Boys District 1st Round Results/Tuesday Night Girls Regional Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The opening night of high school boys basketball district play saw all of our KMCH area coverage teams earn first round victories. In our two featured games from KMCH Sports: In Delhi, the Maquoketa Valley Wildcats as expected won big over Rivermont Collegiate 74-8. The Wildcats only allowed 1 point defensively in the

Former Independence Wrestler Named IIAC Wrestler of the Week

A former Independence High School wrestler has been named the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s “Wrestler of the Week”. Kyle Fank has earned the honor for the first time in his career. Fank, a former high school state runner-up finisher, is a junior wrestling for Wartburg College. He had a win last Thursday when top-ranked Wartburg won

WaMaC Bowling Results

2017 WaMaC Conference Championship Results Boys Team Results: 1. Maquoketa – 3363 2. Vinton-Shellsburg – 3107 3. Western Dubuque – 3037 4. Marion – 3002 5. Central DeWitt – 2834 6. West Delaware – 2735 7. Independence – 2477 Girls Team Results: 1. Western Dubuque – 2895 2. Vinton-Shellsburg – 2521 3. West Delaware –

HS Boys Basketball: Postseason begins Monday Night

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The High School Boys Basketball season has reached the postseason stage for Class 1A and 2A teams. First round games for a few area coverage schools begin tonight with second round contest taking place Thursday that will involve the rest of the teams who earned first round byes. A featured split 1A/2A

HS Basketball: Saturday Night 2-11 Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks Girls Basketball team ended their season Saturday night inside Seedorff Gymnasium with a 39-29 loss to Anamosa. The Hawks finished their season at 8-14 overall. The game was filled with aggressive defense that caused turnovers on each side that led to the low scoring theme. Hawks 2nd-year