03/18/2014 - 11:09am
DES MOINES – West Fork senior Sam Amsbaugh added another honor to his final season after helping lead West Fork to its second straight state final by being voted to the Iowa Newspaper Association first team all-state basketball squad.
The 6-foot-5 front line player averaged 19 points per game while shooting nearly 70 percent...
03/18/2014 - 11:01am
DES MOINES – So close they could taste it, the third-ranked Warhawk boys basketball team were held off by No. 1 Western Christian in the Class 2A title game on Friday night, 48-38.
It was the second year in a row West Fork finished runner-up.
An inconsolable Sam Amsbaugh expressed that it was a bitter pill to swallow....
03/18/2014 - 10:46am
ONTARIO – Tyson Frost, a former Latimer resident, recently won the men’s 82 kg (180 pounds) Ontario University Athletic wrestling championship by defeating last year’s reigning Canadian University Champion in the finals.
Frost, the grandson of the late Kenny and Betty Dreyer and the son of Jeff Dreyer and Carolyn Dreyer, was...
03/18/2014 - 10:41am
HAMPTON – Hampton-Dumont’s Parker Claypool took a step up in the North Central Conference, moving up from third to second team in the all-conference voting, announced recently.
Claypool, who was among the top-10 in conference scoring at 14.8 points per game, also averaged 4.67 rebounds a game for the Bulldogs, which saw a...
03/18/2014 - 10:35am
LATIMER – CAL sophomore Caleb Striegel claimed an honorable mention spot on the Iowa Star North team, announced recently.
Striegel, in his first season with the Cadets, averaged 6.6 points and 6 rebounds per game in 22 games with the Cadets.
More on this story will be found in the March 19 print edition of the Hampton Chronicle.