Saturday January 31, 2015
01/13/2015 - 12:10pm
ACKLEY – While in the early going, AGWSR looked up at the scoreboard and was being beaten by one player.
Sam Shindelar 11, the Cougars 10.
“I know it,” AGWSR coach Russ Banzhaf said of Shindelar. “I know it, we needed to do a better job of finding him. But shooters are going to shoot. They are going to be hot, but it...
01/13/2015 - 12:06pm
ACKLEY – A last-second shot by South Hardin to end the first quarter started a drought for AGWSR that proved costly in the end in an eventual 71-61 loss to the Tigers on Friday, Jan. 9.
The Cougars were 23-of-67 from the field and were outscored 16-10 in that second quarter in trailing 31-26 at the break.
Coach Laurie Gann's team...
01/06/2015 - 11:38am
ACKLEY – Since AGWSR’s coaching staff was in the wedding party of former Cougar player Cody Eichmeier later that night, Saturday’s non-conference basketball contest was flipped to a rare boy-girl doubleheader.
Whether or not Nathan Karsjens knew about the impending nuptials or not, he celebrated a big night with a double-...
01/06/2015 - 11:34am
ACKLEY – Class 1A No. 10-ranked AGWSR adjusted to both a switch in schedule and a North Butler girls’ basketball team that had its best opening quarter of the season.
It did well in both categories as the Cougars went on to defeat the Bearcats 74-33 to start the new year with a non-conference victory.
“It was a tale of two...
12/30/2014 - 12:43pm
HAMPTON – It was kind of a theme this year.
Either go back-to-back or see/accomplish something that has never been done.
When all of the office votes were tabulated, Hampton-Dumont’s 2014 Fall football season topped the list of the biggest sports stories in the Hampton area.
From back-to-back runner-up finishes to one-of-a-kind...