02/21/2017 - 12:08pm
CLARION – A big fourth quarter solidified a Clarion-Goldfield-Dows first round district basketball win over Hampton-Dumont on Monday, Feb. 13.
The Bulldogs hung with the Cowboys, trailing 35-26 entering the fourth quarter where the home team pulled away, 52-30.
Justin Kent scored nine points to lead H-D.
The entire story appears in the Feb....
02/18/2017 - 12:20am
DES MOINES -- Jarel Arbegast went for broke and it paid off.
The West Fork senior gained a last-second takedown of 2016 state champion Tanner Sloan of Alburnett to gain the 170-pound final Saturday night at Wells Fargo Arena.
Through all of the hard work, battling injuries and sitting out of tournaments when all he wanted to do was wrestle, the...
02/17/2017 - 12:19am
DES MOINES -- West Fork's Jake Hansen and Jarel Arbegast began their quest for a state title on Thursday, both winning their opening round matches.
Hansen worked an 8-4 decision over Sioux Central's Caleb Gunderson while Arbegast gained a 9-0 major decision against Southeast Warren's T.J. Dierking.
First-round matches Friday include...
02/14/2017 - 1:44pm
LAKE MILLS – Consider the weight of the situation for West Fork senior Jake Hansen.
With a pin of Lake Mills’ Cael Boehmer in the 138-pound district final at Lake Mills, Hansen became the Warhawks first four-time state wrestling qualifier in school history.
“It’s pretty special to accomplish that,” Hansen said....
02/14/2017 - 1:26pm
LAKE MILLS – AGWSR’s Caleb Meinders finally got his chance against West Hancock’s Colton Francis and he took it.
The 220-pound senior for the Cougars was able to ride out Francis in the second period to take a 1-0 district title win, his first victory in three tries against the Eagles’ junior.
“Honestly, I spent the...