Saturday December 03, 2016
11/01/2016 - 11:21am
FORT DODGE – With about 1 kilometer to go, West Fork’s Kenna Weaver was out of medal contention.
She was running with noticeable pain, grabbing her side as she went.
But when Weaver reached the bridge at Fort Dodge’s Lakeside Municipal Golf Course, that is when she kicked it in.
The entire story is available in the print and...
11/01/2016 - 11:19am
FORT DODGE – Pulling a tendon in his foot early in the state race at Fort Dodge, West Fork senior Jake Hansen, who was the top-ranked runner in Class 1A all season long, was forced to exit the field.
The injury incurred early, according to Hansen, about 1K into the 5K race on Saturday, Oct. 29.
“I was rounding a corner and hit a hard...
11/01/2016 - 11:14am
FORT DODGE – Running without a teammate is a difficult thing to do.
But IF-A/AGWSR sophomore Aubrie Fisher overcame that and reached a medal in Class 3A by finishing 11th in her second trip to the state cross country meet on Saturday, Oct. 29 with a personal best time.
Fisher, who ran last year with teammate Bethany Lippert, out-did her best...
11/01/2016 - 11:10am
ELKADER –An early high-paced scoring parade turned one-sided and vaulted Central Elkader to a 58-26 victory over the AGWSR football team during Eight-player first-round playoff action here Friday.
After the two teams traded touchdowns on the game’s first four possessions, only the host Warriors continued the hectic scoring spree....
11/01/2016 - 11:06am
JANESVILLE –That lofty No. 1 ranking was proven as Janesville swept the AGWSR volleyball team here Monday during a Class 1A, Region 5 quarterfinal match.
The top-ranked Wildcats bombarded the Cougars with 46 kills and an impressive .363 kill efficiency to post a 25-18, 25-10, 25-15 post-season victory.
Senior Gillian Gergen fueled the...