06/28/2016 - 1:01pm
SHEFFIELD – For the Hampton-Dumont softball team, it was all about making contact.
The Bulldogs didn’t record an offensive strikeout all game against West Fork eighth-grader Rachael Hubka and broke through for a couple of runs late in their 3-1 win over the Warhawks on Tuesday, June 21.
Both runs were aided by lead-off doubles by Macy...
06/28/2016 - 12:58pm
HAMPTON – Humboldt, unbeaten in North Central Conference baseball play, ended the Hampton-Dumont baseball team’s win streak in completing a suspended game and then finishing off the sweep of the Bulldogs on Wednesday, June 22.
The Wildcats topped off a game suspended by weather earlier this season, 12-2, in five innings and then turned...
06/21/2016 - 11:38am
ALLISON – North Butler stopped a five-game win streak for Hampton-Dumont in claiming its own softball tournament title on Saturday, June 18 at the Allison bal fields.
The Bearcats used a strong and fresh Taylor Graven, who struck out 13 Bulldogs to stake a claim in a 5-0 win over H-D in the title game.
She helped her own cause by going 2-for...
06/21/2016 - 11:35am
CLARKSVILLE – CAL coach Ralph Bell may be batting 1.000 (2-for-2) against Clarksville skipper Zach Bergman, but so far he is 0-1 coaching against the first-year Indians’ head man.
After Clarksville’s baseball team earned a 4-2 Iowa Star Conference victory over the Cadets, a friendly little coaching rivalry that started last year...
06/21/2016 - 11:32am
LATIMER – CAL’s softball team swapped 9-7 scores with Riceville in a doubleheader at Latimer’s softball park on Wednesday, June 15.
The Cadets claimed the opener, a continuation of a game halted by rain and lightning earlier this season as the Wildcats came back to take the second game by the same score.
It was a bizarre end to...