Thursday December 08, 2016
12/06/2016 - 1:44pm
LATIMER – CAL’s girls’ basketball team trailed 23-19 at halftime of Saturday’s conference game against Waterloo Christian.
But senior Stephanie Thielen took it upon herself, literally, to help the Cadets to their first win of the season, a 43-36 triumph over the Regents.
Thielen scored 21 points – 18 in the second...
12/06/2016 - 1:35pm
ACKLEY – AGWSR’s boys’ basketball team had a comfortable enough lead at the half that it was able to overcome 5-of-22 shooting from the field in the second half to take the 51-39 non-conference victory over Hampton-Dumont on Tuesday, Nov. 29.
The Cougars also made up for the second-half field percentage with their free throw...
12/06/2016 - 1:24pm
ACKLEY – There was no thinking about it, AGWSR head coach Laurie Gann knew exactly how many years her Cougars had gone without a win against larger school Hampton-Dumont.
“It’s been six (years),” Gann said when asked of the drought. “We’re pleased with our defensive effort and they are a bigger school and have...
12/06/2016 - 1:13pm
HAMPTON – An experienced and tough Class 3A No. 8 Clear Lake girls’ basketball team came into Hampton on Friday night and ran away with a 72-50 win over the young Hampton-Dumont team.
The Bulldogs had no answer for senior Emily Snelling, who put up 33 points against the Bulldogs on 10-of-15 shooting.
But after H-D has faced two tough...
12/06/2016 - 1:10pm
HAMPTON – Clear Lake’s trapping full-court press got to Hampton-Dumont’s boys’ basketball team early and often in a 72-32 loss to the Lions on Friday, Dec. 2.
The visitors forced numerous turnovers from start to finish in the North Central Conference opener.
“We obviously didn’t handle the pressure very well,...