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High School Girls Golf: West Delaware Opens Schedule On The Road

High School Girls Golf: West Delaware Opens Schedule On The Road

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Girls Golf team is set to open the competition part of their season this afternoon in Solon. Tenth-year head coach Brett Mather talks about the preseason: MATHER1 4-7 Only 8 girls are on the roster this Spring, coach Mather believes the experience they do have can help the

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HS Girls Soccer: Hawks To Open Season At Home

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: The West Delaware soccer team will open its season at home tonight as they host Benton Community in Manchester, and will be under new leadership this season as 2012 West Delaware graduate Matt Knutson takes over as the head coach. The Hawks were 3-14 last season and return all

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HS Track: Tuesday 4-5 Schedule

Anamosa was scheduled to host 16 teams Tuesday for their home boys track invitational but due to expected weather conditions the meet has been postponed to Saturday at 1:00. Area schools competing in the invitational include West Delaware, Cascade, Maquoketa Valley, Monticello and Western Dubuque. The West Delaware girls track team is scheduled to be

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Cabell Qualifies For Olympic Team Trials

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: After an illness prevented 2011 Independence graduate Blaize Cabell from competing at this year’s NCAA national tournament, Cabell set his sights on his next goal of becoming an Olympic qualifier. On Saturday he got one step closer to achieving that goal as he went 3-0 and won the 125

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HS Girls Track: WD Girls Early Bird Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Girls annual early bird track meet was held last night on a chilly yet dry 40-degree evening in Manchester. WD Hawks head coach Doug Engel shared his thoughts about how his squad performed: ENGEL1 4-1 Sports Director Jon Swisher has a recap look at KMCH area coverage top 6 finishers

Iowa Guard Andrew Fleming To Transfer

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – Iowa says freshman guard Andrew Fleming has been released from his scholarship so he can transfer to another school.Fleming averaged 2.2 points and one assist in 11 games last season. Fleming says he is seeking a “better situation” for his college career. Fleming is the second Hawkeye in as many


West Delaware Basketball: Annual Awards Banquet Held Monday Night

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Athletics Department hosted the annual season closing boys and girls basketball and cheerleading awards banquet Monday evening. Cheerleading sponsor Rachel Tucker was proud of her small squad’s effort for their commitment and dedication to improving. The four members of the group this season were Alexia Chapman, Brianna Hartmann,


College Men’s Golf: Former East Buchanan Standout Leads The Way For Peacocks

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The University of Upper Iowa men’s golf team finished ninth in the Washburn Invitational on Tuesday afternoon, their first spring tournament of 2016, at the Topeka Country Club in Topeka, Kansas. The 14-team field featured seven Northern Sun Conference schools, with the Peacocks finishing fifth among the NSIC teams. Upper Iowa was led by