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12/04/2018 - 11:22am
HAMPTON — Hampton-Dumont’s tenacious defense proved to be too much for Fort Dodge St. Edmond as the Bulldogs got their first win of the season, 59-32, over the Gaels on Friday, Nov. 30. Two bench players came up big, sharing the scoring lead as Calista Polk and Avery Hanson each tallied 16 points. Both scored eight in each half with Polk banking in a three-pointer just before the...
10/30/2018 - 9:35am
FORT DODGE — IF-A/AGWSR senior Aubrie Fisher met her goal of going out a medalist with a top-10 finish in the Class 3A girls’ state cross country meet on Saturday, Oct. 27. Fisher used a smart strategy of sticking with fellow NCC competitor, Humboldt junior Bryce Gidel, who had topped her in all of the previous meets. This time, Fisher...
10/23/2018 - 10:48am
SHEFFIELD — Not only was West Fork’s 46-38 win over North Union in its home finale a great way for the Warhawks to end the season, it matched the most wins for the program in seven years. It also marked the end of the first season under head coach James Perez, who guided the team to its first district victory over the Warriors, in a...
10/23/2018 - 10:43am
MARSHALLTOWN – It is good to be back. Kenna Weaver shook off last year’s disappointment of missing her first state cross country meet as a junior, by taking a top-10 finish at the Class 1A state qualifying meet at Marshalltown on Thursday, Oct. 18. “It definitely feels great,” Weaver said. “It was well-needed for my...
10/23/2018 - 10:39am
CEDAR FALLS – The draw of home was impossible to resist in the end for West Fork graduate and Sheffield native Seth Tuttle. After a seesaw inward battle, Tuttle chose to accept the University of Northern Iowa graduate manager position over playing a fourth year of professional basketball in Europe shortly after holding his final summer camp...
10/23/2018 - 10:37am
CENTER POINT – Hampton-Dumont’s volleyball team couldn’t have asked for a better start against Class 3A No. 3 Center Point-Urbana, facing the 27-12 team on the road to start the Region 4 post-season. Jennie Barkema started things off with a stuff block on the potent Stormin’ Pointer attack and then three straight errors (...
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