Kristi Nixon

12/12/2017 - 12:44pm
HAMPTON – Six games in a 12-day span for North Butler girls’ basketball team has the Bearcats battle-tested. First-year coach Megan Neuendorf’s team passed the last and most physical of the six tests on Saturday, Dec. 9 at Hampton to run its record to 4-2 with a 47-40 win over the Bulldogs at Hampton. “It was probably one of the most physical teams we’ve seen so far...
11/28/2017 - 11:28am
LATIMER – Already at a disadvantage with the only returning starter on the CAL girls’ basketball team out with a sprained ankle, the Cadets were also missing two others, one due to injury and the other attending a funeral, leaving them with only seven players against a loaded Clarksville team. The Indians pounced from the start,...
11/21/2017 - 11:14am
INDIANOLA – West Fork graduate Sam Amsbaugh reached the 1,000-point mark in his basketball career in the Simpson College’s season-opener on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Amsbaugh, a senior for the Storm, needed only five points to reach the mark, becoming just the 20th player in school history to do so. And he knew how close he was going in....
11/21/2017 - 11:11am
SHEFFIELD – The academic choice for West Fork’s Jacqlyn Caspers was Kent State University in Ohio. The Warhawk middle hitter signed her national letter of intent to play volleyball at the Division I school on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at the Wharf in Sheffield with family surrounding her. But when asked why Kent State, Caspers' first...
11/07/2017 - 10:58am
MASON CITY – Area graduates of Hampton-Dumont and West Fork made their mark on the annual Konigsmark Klassic held last weekend hosted by NIACC. Both H-D grads, Dayton Gooder for the Ellsworth Community College men, and Jordan Prantner, for the NIACC women, earned starts for the first game of their sophomore seasons. West Fork graduate Gunnar...
11/07/2017 - 10:56am
AMES – Josh Knipfel is no stranger to hard work. He talks a lot about working hard and competing every single game even after the offensive right guard who has started every game for the Associated Press No. 24 Iowa State Cyclones have beaten two top-five teams. That, he says, is the feedback he gets along with every player on the team from...
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