02/21/2017 - 12:30pm
DES MOINES – After the grind of the 2017 state wrestling tournament, AGWSR senior Caleb Meinders can say he ended his experience with a victory.
The 220-pounder finished seventh, not what he originally set out to do, but was happy that he took home a win in the final match of his career.
“It’s great to win your last-ever match as...
02/21/2017 - 12:26pm
DES MOINES – Hampton-Dumont senior Isaac Shelton had an unfortunate turn of events in the Class 2A 152-pound bracket during the state wrestling meet last week.
The first-time state qualifier finished 0-2 to end his season at 21-8.
Shelton opened with a 10-3 loss by decision against third-ranked John Tuttle of Spirit Lake Park.
02/21/2017 - 12:22pm
COLO –The streaking AGWSR girls’ basketball team raced past Colo-NESCO, 67-38, during a Class 1A Region 3 semi-final contest here Friday.
The No. 14 Cougars uncorked scoring sprees of 10-0, 8-0, 16-0 and 9-0 in the romp over the Royals, and posted an 11th consecutive victory.
The first scoring spree propelled AGWSR to a 12-7 lead after...
02/21/2017 - 12:17pm
SHEFFIELD – Lexi Jones had that look in her eye.
A determined look that read, ‘you can’t stop me,’ and it was nearly impossible to turn back the West Fork junior as she poured in a career-high 29 points, adding five rebounds, five assists and four steals in the Warhawks 78-61 Class 2A Region 5 victory over Lake Mills.
02/21/2017 - 12:11pm
BUFFALO CENTER – North Iowa took advantage of CAL’s foul troubles to pull away late in this Class 1A district opener on Monday, Feb. 13.
The Bison salted this one away at the free throw line as four of the Cadets five starters fouled out and two other players finished with four in the 64-49 final.
Coach Austin Guerrero’s team...