07/19/2016 - 10:27am
MANLY – In back-to-back seasons, the Hampton-Dumont baseball team ended its post-season run in the Class 2A district title game.
This year was more of a surprise to some as the Bulldogs entered the tournament with a sub-.500 record, but it was no shock to coach Matt Lokenvitz and his team.
But a fateful sixth inning in which Central Springs...
07/19/2016 - 10:24am
HAMPTON – Cruiser car, Go-Kart and 4-Wheelers were the main attraction on Sunday night, closing down the 2016 Franklin County Fair in Hampton.
07/19/2016 - 10:20am
MANLY – Forget the fact that the Hampton-Dumont baseball team is young.
The Bulldogs grew up in a big way, avenging a 10-run rule loss to Class 2A District 4 top seed St. Ansgar to advance to the Saturday, July 16 district final against Central Springs.
Complete-game winner Caleb Chaney worked out of two straight bases-loaded jams in the...
07/19/2016 - 10:17am
SHEFFIELD – In a stunning turn of events, Grundy Center got out to a big early lead against Class 1A District 6 baseball host and top seed West Fork and never trailed in a 7-6 opener at Sheffield on Tuesday, July 12.
The Spartans, with seven wins, connected for five hits and the 21-9 Warhawk defense committed three errors on the contact made...
07/19/2016 - 10:14am
REINBECK – Facing a 9-2 deficit heading into the sixth inning, AGWSR’s baseball team rallied for six runs, but fell just short in the Cougars’ Class 1A District 6 opener on Tuesday, July 12.
Liam Stubbe and Jer Stull each had two hits in the 9-8 season-ending loss to BCLUW.
Read more on this story in the July 20 print and online...