Kristi Nixon

02/24/2015 - 12:48pm
DES MOINES – Credit Kendrick Suntken for getting Mario Peña to go back out for wrestling. The two who describe themselves as ‘just like brothers’ went out the same way on Saturday, Feb. 21 at Wells Fargo Arena, as Class 2A state wrestling runners-up. Behind the two finalists and Carter Barkema, who reached the state semifinals at 132, the Bulldogs finished eighth in team...
02/10/2015 - 11:22am
SHEFFIELD – Missing only three games with mononucleosis, Drew Engebretson returned to the starting lineup for West Fork in a 68-26 rout of Northwood-Kensett on Friday, Feb. 6. The senior guard was out a total of 10 days which Warhawk coach Frank Schnoes said was fortunate that the diagnosis was caught in time and other factors helped in his...
02/03/2015 - 12:18pm
HAMPTON – Nine weeks ago, Hampton-Dumont senior Madison Mason thought she had finalized her future college plans when she signed to play softball at AIB. Last week, that all changed when the Des Moines’ NAIA college announced it was gifting itself to the University of Iowa, most certainly getting rid of its athletic programs. Mason...
02/03/2015 - 12:09pm
HAMPTON – Cassy Miller says her teammates are always encouraging her to shoot more. But the message for the Hampton-Dumont sophomore guard is more urgent during these next few weeks with usual starter Jordan Prantner out of the lineup nursing a nagging hip injury. She heeded the advice against Webster City on Tuesday, Jan. 27 and the results...
02/03/2015 - 12:06pm
SHEFFIELD – Austin Neff had no problem taking the role of senior starting guard for West Fork. A night before, it was realized that his other senior guard counterpart, Drew Engebretson, would be out for at least a few weeks with mononucleosis. He did his part against St. Ansgar with all of his 10 points in the first half of a...
02/03/2015 - 12:02pm
SHEFFIELD – Much like the boys’ team, West Fork girls are running through the Corn Bowl Conference basketball season without a glitch. It was more of the same on Friday, Jan. 30 when the Warhawks had little trouble with St. Ansgar in a 47-24 victory at Sheffield. Three of West Fork’s seniors came out with solid nights...
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