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HS Baseball/Softball: Scores From Thursday 6-29

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Monticello Baseball team made history last night with a doubleheader sweep at home against Bellevue, beating the Comets 10-0 in 6 innings and 6-0. With a 15-2 River Valley Conference record, the Panthers won the North division giving the baseball program its first conference title in 51 years since 1966. In

HS Softball/Baseball- Results From Tuesday 6-27

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In area high softball last night, our featured doubleheader from KMCH Sports took place in Cascade as the Monticello Panthers swept their River Valley Conference highway 151 rivals 11-6 in game one and 9-3 in the nightcap. The Panthers offense controlled the night by tallying 29 hits with great efforts by senior

HS Baseball/Softball: Results From Monday 6-26

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Baseball team picked up a 4-2 win over Mount Vernon in game one last night at Exide Field. Kyle Wright, Dunston Werner, Jarod Harris, Nick Casey, Colton Reid, Reid Hogan and Mitchel Mangold all chipped in offensively. Hogan picked up the win on the mound as he and

HS Baseball/Softball: Results From Thursday 6-22

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks Baseball team kept their record even at 12-12 with a WaMaC conference cross division doubleheader split in Marion last night. The Hawks fell in game one 6-2 but came back and took the nightcap 6-5 over the Class 3A        5th-ranked Indians. Elsewhere in area baseball last night: Calamus-Wheatland 3, Maquoketa

Revised Softball Pairings in Class 2A & 3A

Due to an IGHSAU oversight of an existing cooperative sharing agreement, Columbus Junction’s sharing agreement with WACO, which was submitted to the IGHSAU, was not correctly documented in the softball classification. Columbus Junction and WACO’s combined BEDs numbers are 266, which places them in Class 3A. This moves Columbus Junction-WACO into Class 3A and moves

HS Baseball/Softball: Scores From Tuesday 6-20

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In high school softball last night: Beckman 10, Bellevue 5 Center Point-Urbana 4, Maquoketa Valley 1 Center Point-Urbana 6, Maquoketa Valley 3 Tonight, the Class 3A 11th-ranked 20-10 West Delaware Hawks return to Sill Field for the first time since June 7th. Central of DeWitt is the opponent. All the coverage live