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HS Sports: Thursday’s West Delaware Schedule

HS Sports: Thursday’s West Delaware Schedule

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: A busy athletics slate is on the horizon Thursday afternoon and evening around the area. The West Delaware Girls Track team will head up to Starmont to participate in their annual invite beginning at 5pm. Hawks head coach Doug Engel talks about the mindset of his squad with only a week

HS Sports: Area Coverage Results from Tuesday 4-11

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: A majority of our KMCH area coverage high school track teams were involved in meets last night. Including the West Delaware Hawk Girls who tied for third place with Central Elkader scoring 84 points at the 9-team Oelwein Invite. First place was Independence as they won 7 events totaling 131 points in all. The

HS Boys Golf: West Delaware Boys Win First Meet

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks Boys golf team won their first meet of the young season Monday afternoon on their home course at Pin Oak outside of Manchester. The Hawks out shot the Central Sabers of DeWitt by 13 strokes, winning 155-168.  Trent Shaw was the medalist for his first time on the

HS Track: West Delaware Boys Second At Decorah

The West Delaware boys track team placed second at the Decorah relays last night finishing with 110 points which was 45 points behind the host Vikings. The Hawks were led by juniors Jared Helle who won the 100 meter dash with a time of 11.71, and Harrison Goebel who won the discus with a throw of

HS Track And Field: Three West Delaware Athletes Commit To Simpson

Simpson College in Indianola will have three West Delaware track and field athletes joining their program next year as Katelyn Mangold and Jamie Glanz will join the girls squad while Ryan Trainer will run on the boys side. The three athletes have thrived throughout their high school careers, and each have made appearances at the state

College Men’s Golf: Upper Iowa’s Cooksley Named NSIC Golfer Of The Week

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director, with information provided by UIU Sports Communication: The Northern Sun Conference has handed out their weekly awards, former East Buchanan student-athlete, senior Curtis Cooksley was named the NSIC Men’s Golfer of the Week. Cooksley led the Peacocks at the Upper Iowa Spring Invite last weekend, finishing fourth overall in the tournament.     The

4/6 Area Sports Schedule

Several area high school sporting events on the schedule today: The West Delaware Boys Golf team travels to Solon; The Hawk Girls play host to Solon and Vinton Shellsburg at Pin Oak The Ed-Co Boys and Girls golf teams travel to Guttenberg to take on Clayton Ridge. Starmont travels to Elkader to take on central

HS Boys Golf: West Delaware To Begin New Season Under New Direction

The West Delaware boys golf team is coming off of a season which saw them crown an individual state champion along with bringing home the class 3A state runner-up trophy, and tomorrow afternoon they look to build on that success as they begin their season at Solon. The Hawks will begin this season under new