Thursday September 03, 2015
07/22/2015 - 11:33am
FORT DODGE – AGWSR’s Anna Jaspers said a little prayer before she went to the plate in the seventh inning.
It must have been some divine intervention for the Cougars’ No. 8 hitter because she led off with a double to the fence as her team trailed 3-0 and down to their last three outs in the Class 1A state opener against Bellevue...
07/22/2015 - 11:14am
STORY CITY – It would have been easy for the Hampton-Dumont baseball team to hang it up trailing 10-0 after three innings in the Class 2A District 13 title baseball game on Saturday, July 18.
But not these Bulldogs.
They did what they have done a lot this season, come with a tremendous eight-run rally. But this time, H-D fell short to put an...
07/22/2015 - 11:10am
BELMOND – No matter what, Austin Guerrero wanted the ball in his hands for the Class 1A District 5 semifinal game.
He had just pitched a complete game to top Northeast Hamilton only two days before, striking out 11.
Guerrero did the same against Belmond-Klemme and rode a great start by the Cadets’ bats to take a 9-6 win over the...
07/22/2015 - 11:06am
STORY CITY – Making a big step in the post-season, the Hampton-Dumont baseball team earned a huge 13-3 win in five innings over South Hamilton in the Class 2A District 13 semifinal.
The Bulldogs overcame a couple of uncharacteristic errors and did what they have all season long, which is hit the ball, to advance to the district final against...
07/14/2015 - 11:31am
PARKERSBURG – Ask either coach involved, better yet, ask AGWSR pitcher Ashley Sicard if she could imagine throwing a no-hitter to earn a state berth against a good North Butler softball team and the answer would be no.
But Sicard did just that and belted a two-run homer in the opening inning to boot as the Cougar softball team advanced to...