07/09/2014 - 12:25pm
HAMPTON – Rated fourth in the final Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Union poll in Class 2A, Fort Dodge St. Edmond’s softball team came to Hampton on Thursday, July 3 with an unbeaten conference record.
With one big inning, all of that changed.
The Bulldogs strung together all three of their hits, combining that with a pair...
07/09/2014 - 12:18pm
HAMPTON – Prematurely celebrating after the Bulldogs thought a snap throw to third ended the game but was overruled by the umpire, Hampton-Dumont still celebrated a moment later when Ashlyn Hansen struck out the final batter as H-D’s softball team defeated Webster City on Tuesday, July 1.
A two-run third inning in which coach Kelly...
07/09/2014 - 12:14pm
HAMPTON – Wednesday afternoon’s start wasn’t the best for Hampton-Dumont’s Bailey Miller.
Making his fourth start on the mound, the Bulldog sophomore went on to improve to 2-2 after more than making up for the rocky start.
In the first inning, he gave up two hits and hit two batters with pitches as Algona...
07/01/2014 - 10:09am
LATIMER – Even before the Thursday, June 26 meeting on the softball diamond between coaches Mikyla (Muhlenbruch) Hefti and Kaitlyn Muhlenbruch the argument began over taking infield.
Hefti, the CAL coach, and Tripoli coach Muhlenbruch, her little sister, were facing each other for the second time this season, this time where the...
07/01/2014 - 10:06am
SHEFFIELD – Like a pendulum moving to and fro, the swing kept moving a different way as the course of the Franklin County rivals Hampton-Dumont and West Fork baseball contest played out.
The final swing went to the Bulldogs in a 9-5 win as they sent 11 to the plate in a five-run sixth inning that started with an error by the...