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High School Track And Field: Charles City District Results

High School Track And Field: Charles City District Results

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: The West Delaware and Independence boys and girls track teams were in Charles City last night for their class 3A districts in hopes of qualifying for the 2016 state track and field meet next Thursday through Saturday in Des Moines. The West Delaware girls team automatically qualified three events as


Girls Soccer Pairings Released

The Girl’s Athletic Union has released the 2016 regional soccer pairings.   In Class 1A Region6, West Delaware will play at Beckman on Tuesday, May 31st at 6:00pm.  The winner of that game will face Denver in the second round.  In Region 7, Anamosa is at Solon; Monticello hosts West Liberty with those two winners meeting


Monticello Wins River Valley Golf Meet

Monticello won the boys River Valley Conference Golf Meet Wednesday.  The Panthers shot a 339…one stroke better than second place Tipton.  Cascade finished 6th in the 13 team field.  Durant’s Lake Koening was medalist with a 75.  Race Cuckler of Cascade was second with a 76; followed by Jacob bergman of Monticello in third with


Moser Gymnasts Compete In Webster City

Moser School of Dance and Gymnastic area athletes recently competed and placed well in the USTA Power Tumbling meet held in Webster City Iowa on April 10th , 2016.   16 teams were entered with around 300 athletes competing thru out the day.  Area Gymnasts who place well are as follows: 1st, Katie Boeding, Madison Habel, Michelle Stelken, Hanna Marting, Kaia Engelhardt, Logan Bevans, Brody Bevans, Hannabelle Erickson, kylie Belinsky,

HS Sports: Tuesday 5-10 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The WaMaC Super Meet for girls golf was held yesterday near Peosta at Timberline Golf Course. Western Dubuque won the title out of 15 teams with 402 points, second was Anamosa with 425, Independence sixth with 436, West Delaware tenth with 469 and Beckman was fifteenth with 5o7 points. The Bobcats had


Cy-Hawk Game To Be Played Under The Lights

IOWA CITY, Iowa – – The University of Iowa will host Iowa State in the Cy-Hawk Series football game in prime time in Kinnick Stadium.  The Sept. 10 contest will kick at 6:30 p.m. and will be televised to a national audience on the Big Ten Network (BTN). In addition, Iowa’s Big Ten contest at


HS Golf: West Delaware Wins WaMaC Super Meet

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: The West Delaware boys golf team won the 2016 WaMaC Super Meet on a windy Monday afternoon at Pin Oak Links in Manchester. The Hawks who shot a four player total of 320 which was 6 strokes better than Benton Community who shot a 326. West Delaware’s four scorers


HS Track and Field: Thursday 5-5 Conference Meets Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: It was a very competitive night filled with personal bests and conference record breaking performances at the 2016 WaMaC conference championship meet hosted by Clear Creek-Amana in Tiffin last night. On the boys side, Vinton-Shellsburg had a strong finish to score 99 points and nip Mount Vernon who tallied 95. Solon was

HS Track: Thurs 5-5 Conference Meet Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: As the track and field season winds down, co-ed conference meets take the stage tonight around the area. All WaMaC schools including West Delaware, Beckman, Western Dubuque, Anamosa and Independence will travel to Tiffin as Clear Creek-Amana play the hosts with field events starting at 4:30pm. In West Union, North Fayette Valley will welcome