Sports

05/24/2017 - 10:34am
DES MOINES – As long as Hunter Sutter can remember people have been calling him ‘Riggins’ after the fast football-playing character on the TV show Friday Night Lights. He’s lived up to that reputation after he earned a fifth place medal in the Class 2A 100-meter dash on Saturday afternoon at the state track and field meet. “That’s from a while back,”...
05/03/2017 - 10:31am
DES MOINES – Both AGWSR throwers Nathan Karsjens and Caleb Meinders will use the Drake Relays experience to propel each of them toward 1A throwing state titles. Only the top 24 throwers state-wide competed at the prestigious 108th Drake Relays and it was a mixed result for the Cougar duo. Karsjens reached the discus finals on Friday, April...
05/03/2017 - 10:26am
ACKLEY – More than school bragging rights were on the line when Hampton-Dumont teed off with AGWSR along with Grundy Center and Aplington-Parkersburg on Monday, April 24. Bulldog head coach Carlene Bergeson faced off with Cougar co-coaches Stacy Bergeson (her daughter) and Dan Bergeson (her husband) in a meet that was so close, three strokes...
04/25/2017 - 10:39am
GREENE – First things first, the CAL boys sprint medley team has its eye on qualifying for state in the first season of the event for boys track & field. The Cadets quartet of Nathan Rapp, Sergio Martinez, Israel Rivera and Kainan Braun have the speed necessary, they just need to get the hand-offs down. “We work every other day in...
04/25/2017 - 10:33am
HAMPTON – A little rest did Hunter Sutter some good. The Hampton-Dumont junior sprinter had been suffering from shin splints and was held out of a few meets over the last week and a half. When he returned to action in front of the home crowd on Monday, April 17, Sutter didn’t disappoint, running to personal bests and wins in both the...
04/25/2017 - 10:29am
HUDSON – AGWSR’s Aubrie Fisher took home the 400 and 3,000 titles at the 19-team Hudson Relays on Monday, April 17. Her wins paced the Cougars to an eighth place team finish with 45 points in the loaded field. Benton Community won the team title with 74 points, edging Aplington-Parkersburg (72). The story appears in the April 26 print...
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