02/24/2015 - 12:26pm
HAMPTON – A one possession game with a minute to go and stepping to the free throw line for the No. 8 Hampton-Dumont girls’ basketball team, sophomore Nadilee Eiklenborg tried to remain calm.
She made both and the Bulldogs held on against a tough No. 12 LaPorte City, Union squad, 56-49 on Wednesday, Feb. 18.
“Well, I was a little...
02/24/2015 - 12:15pm
SHEFFIELD – Never mind the fact that West Fork girls basketball team trailed by 10 in the early going against Lake Mills.
A determined effort in the second quarter got the Warhawks back into it and turned it into a game in which both teams traded punches down the stretch in a Class 2A Region 3 game in which coach Rodney Huber’s team...
02/17/2015 - 3:40pm
WEBSTER CITY – Kendrick Suntken knows his way around Wells Fargo Arena.
As do his Hampton-Dumont wrestling teammates Carter Barkema and Mario Peña.
The trio will be making a three-peat at the Class 2A state wrestling meet in Des Moines beginning Thursday, Feb. 19.
“Two of them (Suntken and Peña) are in the same class, so...
02/17/2015 - 3:25pm
HAMPTON – Forget the first quarter, No. 8 Hampton-Dumont came on to blow away Waterloo Columbus in the Class 3A Region 2 basketball tournament at Hampton on Saturday, Feb. 14.
After the opening eight minutes, the Bulldogs led 10-9, but the Sailors managed only nine points the rest of the way in an eventual 62-18 win for coach Chad Johnson...
02/17/2015 - 3:19pm
CLARKSVILLE – Stifling defensive pressure by AGWSR put a quick end to this Class 1A Region 3 girls’ basketball opener against Clarksville.
The Cougars defense forced wild shots and turnovers by the Indians in a decisive 63-21 victory on Thursday, Feb. 12.
“We’ve just really been working hard on getting our defense going,...