Wednesday August 31, 2016
08/23/2016 - 9:24am
MARENGO – In a weather-shortened contest, Clarksville opened the season with a Week 0 road loss to Iowa Valley, Marengo on Friday, Aug. 19.
The Indians fell to the Tigers 40-8 in a game that was halted by lightning late in the second quarter and never resumed, calling it a final after waiting a few hours for the weather to clear, which it...
08/02/2016 - 10:59am
DES MOINES – Taylor Graven of North Butler returned to the Iowa Girls’ Coaches Association Class 1A all-state first team, announced late last week.
The junior pitcher who broke the Bearcat school record for strikeouts in a season (283) was among 23 on the Class 1A first team, including several who made an appearance at the state...
07/19/2016 - 1:40pm
DES MOINES – Junior standout pitcher Taylor Graven and sophomore outfielder Marcy Jacobs earned Class 1A North Central district honors by the Iowa Girls’ Coaches Association, announced late last week.
Graven pitched the Bearcats to a 22-3 overall record, finishing the season in the regional final for the second straight year.
07/19/2016 - 11:16am
DES MOINES – Two eighth-grade members of the Clarksville softball team were recognized by the Iowa Girls’ Coaches Association Class 1A North Central all-district team, announced late last week.
Pitcher Kori Wedeking and outfielder Janet Borchardt earned a spot on the team after finishing the season 16-12 and won its first round...
07/19/2016 - 11:12am
REINBECK – Grundy Center’s baseball team continued its successful post-season run it has experienced the past few years.
The Spartans overcame an early 1-0 deficit with a 3-run uprising in the fifth as Jared Clapp placed a ball in between three North Butler outfielders to help keep the inning going in an eventual 7-2 win over the...