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HS Substate Baseball: Beckman Advances To 18th State Tournament

HS Substate Baseball: Beckman Advances To 18th State Tournament

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Beckman Blazer Baseball team improved their record to 29-11 with a 5-0 shutout victory over Highway 136 rival Cascade in a Class 2A Substate 4 Final last night on Exide Field in Manchester. It was the fourth time in seven seasons that Beckman has ended Cascade’s year. Very solid pitching

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

HS Softball: WaMaC All-Conference Selections Announced

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: WaMaC West All-Conference Softball   First Team   Pitcher                        Anna Stenberg – Sr.                          Benton Pitcher                        Mackenzie Hupke – So.                     Independence Catcher                      Jaicee Lyons – Sr.                              Benton Infield                         Angie Gorkow – So.                          Benton Infield                         Kortni Gensley – Jr.                          Williamsburg Infield                         Grace Martensen – So.                      Benton Infield                         Olivia Brecht

HS Baseball: District Results From Tuesday 7-11

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: District games took place last night around the state in Class 1A and 2A: In area Class 2A play-: The Monticello Panthers improved their record to 22-6 with 3-0 win over Clayton Ridge/Central, beating the WarEagles for the second year in a row in a Class 2A district semifinal in Dyersville. Junior Ryan Manternach

HS Baseball: District Play Begins For Area Teams

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Class 1A district baseball begins and 2A play resumes tonight. In 2A- Our featured doubleheader will come from Dyersville as Monticello faces Clayton Ridge at 5pm with Beckman taking on Waukon in the nightcap, all the coverage live on KMCH and KMCH.com with Sports Director Jon Swisher. We’ll also have score

HS Softball: Weekend Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The High School Softball season came to a close for 5 area coverage schools on Friday and Saturday night. On Friday night- Monticello lost to 8th-ranked Mount Vernon 13-2. The Panthers closed at 14-15 and lose 3 seniors. Starmont got shutout 12-0 in 3 innings by Class 1A top-rated Lansing Kee.