02/18/2014 - 4:00pm
HAMPTON – Hampton-Dumont must like overtime games, unfortunately, overtime doesn’t like the Bulldogs nearly as much.
Playing in their fourth overtime game of the season, H-D lost for the third time in four of those games, this time to Algona on Senior Night, 64-54, on Thursday, Feb. 13.
Coach Heath Walton’s squad...
02/18/2014 - 3:56pm
HAMPTON – Rebounding wasn’t there and the forced turnovers weren’t happening for Hampton-Dumont’s newly-No. 10-ranked (Class 3A) girls basketball team.
But it all came together in the nick of time against Algona in H-D’s regular-season finale as coach Chad Johnson’s squad rallied by the visitors, 42...
02/18/2014 - 3:50pm
LATIMER – Cadet sophomore Dianna Porzio noted that GMG was being lazy in its ball handling.
And the 5-foot-4 guard did something about it, using five take-aways against the Wolverines as CAL won its regular-season home finale, 44-30 on Tuesday, Feb. 11.
“They were kind of sloppy with it (the ball),” Porzio...
02/16/2014 - 1:54pm
Hampton-Dumont assistant coaches Patrick Hansen, left, and Justin Behn, right, celebrate Bulldog 170-pound wrestler Grant Lehmann's upset win of seventh-ranked Connor Larson of Webster City in the Class 2A District tournament on Saturday. Lehmann was one of four H-D wrestlers to qualify for the state meet in Des Moines which starts Thursday...
02/11/2014 - 12:56pm
CLEAR LAKE – Kendrick Suntken admitted mid-way through the season he was tired of wrestling.
The 220-pound Hampton-Dumont junior (31-5) had hit a slump and was losing matches that he normally dominated.
Case in point: a 13-5 major decision to Forest City’s Alex Paulson at home on Jan. 23. The same wrestler he won by an 8-3...