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Dean Broghammer

Broghammer Takes Aim At NAIA Nationals

Broghammer Takes Aim At NAIA Nationals

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: 2013 West Delaware graduate Dean Broghammer experienced a lot of success while wrestling in high school, with winning an individual state title to go along with winning a team championship in his senior season. That success has continued into his collegiate career as the Grand View University sophomore heavyweight

Manchester Travel Team Try-outs

Manchester Travel Team Try-outs will be held Saturday, March 5th at the Upper Gym in Manchester. GIRLS AGE DIVISIONS Try-Out Times 10 & Under Girls – Must be 10 or under by January 1st, 2016 8:00am – 9:00am 12 & Under Girls – Must be 12 or under by January 1st, 2016 9:30am – 10:30am

Hawks Bowling

Mozingo Named East District Bowler Of The Year

West Delaware Bowler Hope Mozingo earned several post-season awards.  Mozingo was named the Class 1A East All District Bowler of the Year.  Along with being named to the East District First Team, Mozingo also was named to the All-State first team, following the Hawk’s 2nd place state finish.   Andrea Salow was also named First Team


High School Football Schedules Released

The high school football schedules have been released for the 2016 and 2017 seasons. All area teams in class A through class 3A will be in 8 team districts and will only have two non district games that will open the season. Maquoketa Valley who has been in class A the previous two seasons moves


WaMaC Boys BB Teams Announced

East Division All WaMaC Boys Basketball Team: * Unanimous Selection 1st Team: * Jon Ernst Sr Maquoketa * Connor Herrmann Sr Mount Vernon * Kolin Schulte Sr Anamosa Tyler Zumbach Sr Anamosa Colin Squires Sr Beckman Tommy Hook Sr Mount Vernon Streeter McIlravy Sr Solon John Nagel Jr West Delaware 2nd Team: Kyle Schpanski Sr.


HS Girls State Basketball: WD Bobcats Upset in First Round

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Western Dubuque Bobcats Girls Basketball teams’ remarkable run was ended last night in upset fashion in class 4A quarterfinal play. The top seeded Bobcats were knocked off by the 8th seed Mason City 47-39. The Mohawks defensive effort and ability to score down the stretch carried them to the victory. Marci Wolters, a


HS Basketball: WD Bobcat Girls Prepping for Third Straight Trip to State

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 4A top-ranked Western Dubuque Bobcats Girls Basketball team is getting ready to make their third appearance in a row at the girls state basketball tournament in Des Moines. The 24-0 number one seeded Bobcats will tip-off around 6:45pm this evening against 9th-ranked, No. 8th seeded 15-8 Mason City. Bobcat head coach Amy


HS State Basketball: Two Area Boys Teams Advance, Girls Start Tourney Today

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: On Saturday night in class 2A high school boys basketball substate play, history for one area coverage school was made while another program continued their tradition. Anamosa advanced to the first ever state tournament since boys hoops started at the school in 1905. The 5th-ranked Blue Raiders improved to 20-5 and won the 9th


Area AAU State Place Winners, Voss Wrestles In First Regional

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: Area wrestlers in grades 3rd through 8th from the Delaware County Wrestling Club wrestled on Saturday and Sunday at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, and seven of the 20 wrestlers who qualified brought home state medals. In the 3rd and 4th grade division: Brent Yonkovic finished in 4th


HS Boys Basketball: West Delaware’s Season Ends

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawk Boys Basketball team displayed a valiant effort and gave the class 3A second-ranked Golden Eagles of Dubuque Wahlert a scare early on in their district 6 championship in Epworth last night but fell 56-39. Wahlert overcame the slow start and led by 12 at halftime 31-19. The Hawks