07/15/2014 - 2:04pm
ALLISON – It didn’t take long for Hampton-Dumont’s baseball team to assert itself over North Butler.
The Bulldogs, 18-11 to end the regular season, jumped on freshman pitcher Tyler Merfeld for six runs in the second inning and by the time it was over had sent in several different players to ease up on the Bearcats (8...
07/15/2014 - 2:00pm
HAMPTON – No matter that one was by rout and the other by a one-run margin, the Bulldogs baseball team pulled out a doubleheader sweep of Clarion-Goldfield on Monday, July 7 at home.
Due to rain-outs throughout the season, the rare doubleheader was played at Hampton with both teams trading home-and-away spots on the scoreboard...
07/09/2014 - 12:31pm
HAMPTON – When Brandon Westendorf caught the final out of Hampton-Dumont’s 7-5 win over Fort Dodge St. Edmond on Thursday, July 3, an emotional celebration ensured for the Bulldogs.
It preserved the win for Dalton Hanson, who had the bases loaded with two outs after carrying a 7-4 lead into the seventh.
He gave up a run...
07/09/2014 - 12:28pm
SHEFFIELD – West Fork’s softball team capped off a special night by holding off Rockford, 7-5, on Wednesday, July 2.
The events of the evening began with retired coach Ned Bohach being honored for his 50 years with the Warhawk program with a plaque and several former players coming back to commemorate the event.
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...