03/29/2016 - 10:12am
LATIMER – The new girls' and boys' soccer coaches for CAL/H-D/B-K have a few things in common: they both come from the West Coast and both outwardly say they want to improve the Cadets' program.
Both are taking on quite the task in that the girls' are not only looking for its first win, but beyond it will take more shots on...
03/08/2016 - 11:09am
DES MOINES – Jessica Speake and Jordan Prantner started playing basketball together at Hampton-Dumont as third-graders.
Nine years later, the duo joined each other on the Iowa Newspaper Association Class 3A All-State second team back court.
Playing varsity regularly for four years for the Bulldogs, Speake and Prantner both reached more than...
03/01/2016 - 12:27pm
PARKERSBURG – Tossing its record and the fact that it was unranked aside, the Janesville boys’ basketball team shocked Class 1A top-ranked West Fork 53-50 in the district final at Parkersburg on Thursday, Feb. 25.
Starting out hot and taking a 15-point halftime lead, the Panthers (21-3) found a way to hold off a hard-charging Warhawk...
03/01/2016 - 12:17pm
SHEFFIELD – Another year, another West Fork boys’ basketball district final.
The Class 1A top-ranked Warhawks (23-0) got out to a 24-6 lead after one quarter and cruised into the district final with a 66-30 win over Tripoli at home on Tuesday, Feb. 23.
Three Warhawks scored in double figures, led by Gunnar Myers’ 17, followed by...
02/23/2016 - 1:11pm
DES MOINES – West Fork wrestler Jacob Hansen keeps doing what no one at the school has done in school history.
He climbed another step on the podium in the Class 1A wrestling meet, going out as the consolation champion on Saturday, Feb. 19 at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
"It's hard to have another loss this season, but I have to...