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HS Sports: Results From Wednesday 5-24

HS Sports: Results From Wednesday 5-24

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks Softball team improved to 3-0 last night after a doubleheader sweep of Vinton-Shellsburg. The Hawks, behind the excellent pitching of sophomore Emily Klostermann, won game one 10-0 in 6 innings. Klostermann threw a perfect game allowing no runners on base while striking out 14. The Hawks offense

HS Baseball/Softball: Tuesday Night Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Softball team started up their new season with a 4-1 victory at Sill Field over Waterloo Columbus last night. The Hawks were the first to jump on the scoreboard but not until the 4th inning as they scored 3 times. Third-year head coach Tiffany Rave was pleased to

Boys Soccer: Season Ends For Area Teams; W. Dubuque Advances

Boys Soccer Sub-State Scores: CLASS 1A: Danville 5, Anamosa 0 Postville 11, Monticello 1 CLASS 2A: Benton Community 3, West Delaware 0 Decorah 2, Independence 1 CLASS 3A: Western Dubuque 6, Dubuque, Hempstead 0. The Bobcats will next play Iowa City High at the Unversity of Iowa Soccer Complex Wednesday night in the sub-state semi-finals.

HS Sports: Monday 5-22 Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In opening night of high school baseball and softball from yesterday: Baseball- Ed-Co fell to Oelwein 9-7 in game 1 and took down Bellevue Marquette 15-11 in game two of the Waterloo Bucks Preseason Classic. Class 1A 4th-rated North Linn defeated Postville 15-0 in 3 innings in the first game that

HS Girls Golf: Monday’s Regional Final Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High school girls golf teams and individuals played for a trip to the state tournament yesterday as the top two or three teams advanced and the best four individuals scores moved on in each class: Class 4A: Region 4 at Waterloo Gates Park Golf Course- Dubuque Wahlert was first with a

IHSBCA Pre-Season Rankings.

Here are the 2017 Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association (IHSBCA) Pre-Season Rankings. Class 4A (2016 Record) Dowling, West Des Moines (30-11) Iowa City West (35-7) Johnston (29-11) Des Moines Roosevelt (33-11) Urbandale (29-11) Cedar Falls (22-19) Mason City (25-17) Cedar Rapids Jefferson (28-12) Lewis Central (32-6) Cedar Rapids Prairie (38-6)  Others: North Scott (27-13); West Des Moines

HS Baseball/Softball: Opening Day For Some Area Schools

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 2017 high school summer sports season officially starts today for some schools around the state. Baseball: Monticello @ Bellevue Cascade @ Camanche for a dh Edgewood-Colesburg will face Oelwein at 11am and Bellevue Marquette at 1pm at Waterloo’s Riverfront Stadium Postville @ North Linn with 2 games Central City @ Starmont for

HS State Track: Season Closes With Area Teams Representing Well

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 2017 High School Track and Field season concluded Saturday evening at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. Several listening area coverage schools were represented well with state champion relay squads, individual champs or outstanding team finishes. Boys: 4A- 3rd place was Western Dubuque with 54 points, 19 behind 1st place. The Bobcats

HS Golf: Boys State Qualifiers/Girls Regional Final Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High School Boys Golf district play took place Friday around the state.                       Top teams and individuals advanced to the State Tournament that will be this Friday and Saturday May 26th & 27th at the following sites: Class 1A, American Legion Golf Course in Marshalltown; Class 2A Lakeside Golf Course in Fort Dodge;