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High School Girls Golf: West Delaware Opens Schedule At Pin Oak

High School Girls Golf: West Delaware Opens Schedule At Pin Oak

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Girls Golf team opened their competition part of the new season Thursday afternoon at their home Pin Oak Golf Course outside of Manchester. Eleventh-year head coach Brett Mather talks about the annual preseason struggle of battling mother nature to get out on the course to practice: With another

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

HS Boys Track and Field: Area Results From Tuesday Night

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In high school boys track last night, Anamosa hosted their annual Ken Fearing Relays. The Western Dubuque Bobcats dominated, the 16-team meet, scoring 107 points ahead of Mount Vernon who had 63 for 2nd place. Anamosa placed 3rd with 59, 9th was Cascade with 22, Monticello 10th with 17, West Delaware tallied

UNI’s Jacobson Gets Extension

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) – Northern Iowa coach Ben Jacobson has been given a two-year contract extension that will keep him with the Panthers through 2027. Jacobson just completed his 11th season at Northern Iowa. He has a school-record 234 wins and has led Northern Iowa to eight consecutive top-four finishes in the Missouri Valley