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HS TRACK AND FIELD: Drake Relays Qualifiers

HS TRACK AND FIELD: Drake Relays Qualifiers

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: The list of Drake Relays qualifiers were released over the weekend for this week’s event that holds high school events on Thursday through Saturday. Area coverage team and individual qualifiers are listed below: BOYS: 100 Meter Dash- Seniors Kenny Beard and Max Steffen of Western Dubuque 110 Hurdles- Senior Will

HS Boys Golf: West Delaware Wins Home Invite

The West Delaware boys golf team won their home invitational which was held at Pin Oak Pub and Links on Saturday. The Hawks shot seven strokes better than second place Solon and were led by senior Trent Shaw who shot a four over 75 which was good for third place, while freshman Brandon Larsen was

HS Sports: Results From 4-20

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In High School Track and Field, it was the final night for athletes to qualify for next weeks Drake Relays in Des Moines. Final results of which athletes/teams made the top 24 in each event will be released this weekend. The West Delaware Girls held their annual invitational in Manchester featuring 15

HS Sports: Thursday 4-20 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: On the high school sports slate today- In Track and Field, it is the final night for athletes to qualify for next weeks Drake Relays in Des Moines: The West Delaware Girls will host their annual invitational in Manchester featuring 12 total teams including other area coverage schools; Beckman, Cascade, Ed-Co, Independence,

College Volleyball: West Delaware High School Set To Host Scrimmage Between Cyclones And Badgers

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: West Delaware High School Activities Director Mike Morrison and the WD Athletics Department is proud to host the Iowa State University Volleyball team. The Cyclones will face the University of Wisconsin in a Division 1 scrimmage open to the public this Friday night inside Seedorff Gymnasium starting at 7pm. This is the final week

Tuesday 4/18 Results

Several golf meets took place in the area yesterday.  On the boy’s side, Central City got past North Linn 196-202. Zac Gray of Central City was medalist with a 46. Alburnett defeated Maquoketa Valley at Hart Ridge 192-233. East Buchanan defeated Starmont and Easton Valley at Buffalo Creek.  Chris Cooksley of East Buchanan was medalist

HS Boys Basketball: Squires Resigns From Beckman

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: Beckman High School is currently looking for a new head boy’s basketball coach. Iowa Boys Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Famer Jim Squires has retired for the second time in four years. Squires who was a head coach for just two schools in 44 seasons was just the fourth head coach in Blazer program

HS Sports: Results From Monday Night 4-17

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Maquoketa Valley hosted their annual Wildcat Invitational in Delhi last night. The 15-team meet was won by Cascade with 126 points, Decorah was 2nd with 120, Monticello was 3rd with 91.3. Clayton Ridge was 4th with 38, West Delaware and Jesup placed in a tie for 5th with 30 points. Maquoketa Valley