Author Archives: Jon Swisher

Semi-Pro Baseball: Dyersville Whitehawks Tournament Begins Thursday Night

Semi-Pro Baseball: Dyersville Whitehawks Tournament Begins Thursday Night

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 2017 edition and the 67th annual Dyersville Whitehawks Tournament begins tonight at Jenk Field inside Commercial Club Park in Dyersville. The special guest will be Norway, Iowa baseball standout and former Chicago Cubs Manager Bruce Kimm. Also to kick-off the night and as part of the Commercial Club’s Grand celebration;

HS Baseball: IHSBCA All-District Teams Announced

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 2017 Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association All-District teams have been released. In the KMCH coverage area from the Northeast district, these players were recoginized: Class 1A First team- Pitcher Jake Hilmer of North Linn Pitcher Tyson Tucker of Maquoketa Valley Second baseman Brad Pflughaupt of North Linn Outfielder Ryan

HS State Baseball: Beckman Advances to Semifinal

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The top-seeded Beckman Blazers defeated the Denver Cyclones 7-1 in a Class 2A quarterfinal game Monday afternoon at Principal Park in Des Moines. The Blazers scored five runs through the first three innings on the way to the programs 16th first round win in their 18th state tournament appearance. Blazer junior

HS Baseball: WaMaC All-Conference Teams Announced

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: WaMaC Conference East division: FIRST TEAM Year Position School Stats Dylan Gotto*** Sr* Pitcher Western Dubuque 4 -1 32.1 inn, .65 era, 42K 9BB C.J. McDermott*** Jr* Pitcher Beckman 6-1, 49 inn, 1.56 era 62K 19BB Calvin Harris Fr Catcher Western Dubuque BA .437 , 38 hits, 5 doubles, 7 triples

HS Baseball/Softball: Results From Wednesday 7-19

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High Baseball Substate Finals resumed across the state tonight: Class 4A- Cedar Rapids Washington 2 Davenport Central 1 Iowa City West 11 Davenport West 1 (5 Innings) Linn-Mar 6 Iowa City City High 2 Cedar Rapids Prairie 7 , Southeast Polk 4 Class 1A Lisbon 1 , Notre Dame of Burlington 0

HS Baseball: District Finals

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks season came to a close last night at Exide Field in Manchester after a 2-1 loss to Dubuque Wahlert.The Golden Eagles plated their first run in the bottom of the third on a solo home run by senior Austin Savary. The Hawks responded in the 4th on

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