Kristi Nixon

02/09/2016 - 1:45pm
GREENE – Only 12 seconds into the second quarter and North Butler three-year starting guard Jenny Rottler went down with an ankle injury. At that point, the Bearcats held a 17-9 lead. After Rottler left for good, West Fork slapped on the pressure and North Butler didn’t handle it well, not scoring until the 3:53 mark in the second quarter and clung to a 22-17 lead with 3:29 left until...
02/09/2016 - 1:41pm
GREENE – Game-planning for the top-ranked and undefeated West Fork boys’ basketball team got a little tougher the day before North Butler took on the Warhawks on Friday, Dec. 5. The Bearcats’ starting point guard Dylan Clipperton was injured in practice and was wearing street clothes for this Top of Iowa Conference game. While...
02/09/2016 - 1:36pm
CLARKSVILLE – More than what happened in the Clarksville girls’ non-conference basketball game against Rockford did Indians’ coach Joe Huck have to be proud of. His girls’ team assembled over the weekend to put together something that would honor former teammate Hannah Freerks and her father, who died of a heart attack on...
02/09/2016 - 1:33pm
CLARKSVILLE – Another fast start that brought promise was dashed for the Clarksville boys’ basketball team. The Indians opened with a 12-10 first quarter lead and extended it to 24-14, but Rockford made defensive changes that put coach Ross Timmermans’ team on its heels to fall behind 27-24 at half in an eventual 59-41 non-...
01/20/2016 - 12:08pm
CLARKSVILLE – Three close games in a row has the Clarksville boys’ basketball team eager for more. With that, head coach Ross Timmermans hopes it will lead to more wins after the Tuesday, Jan. 12 game against Iowa Star Conference foe Riceville turned up the pressure late to rally by his Indians, 43-36. “I think it’s the...
01/20/2016 - 12:05pm
CLARKSVILLE – Right from the start, Riceville set the tempo by stepping into the passing lane and getting steals on the Clarksville girls’ basketball team. It put coach Joe Huck’s Indians in a big hole to start and they never recovered in an eventual 55-34 loss to the Wildcats on Tuesday, Jan. 12. What drew Huck’s ire,...
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