07/30/2014 - 10:52am
FORT DODGE – Four North Butler seniors walked away winners with an 11-0 win in the Class 2A seventh place game on Wednesday, July 23 in the state softball tournament.
It all started off with a home run blast by senior Lisa Feldman and didn’t stop until the Bearcats put the finishing touches on Corn Bowl Conference opponent...
07/30/2014 - 10:49am
DES MOINES – Clarksville outgoing senior Jackson Hendricks earned first team all-Central District in Class 1A, announced recently by the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association.
Hendricks batted .406 for the Indians, also fielding his position at centerfield well for coach Matt Finley’s squad.
He collected 26 hits this...
07/29/2014 - 1:21pm
FORT DODGE – If given the chance, North Butler freshman pitcher Taylor Graven would have liked to start the Class 2A state quarterfinal all over again.
Three errors in the first inning led to three unearned runs in a 3-0 loss to Earlham on Tuesday, July 22 at Fort Dodge.
"I think we all had nerves going around," Graven said...
07/29/2014 - 1:13pm
HAMPTON – Meyer Motor Sports closed out the 2014 Franklin County Fair with Figure 8 races that ran well Sunday evening.
Area racers who won feature events included Clarksville’s Justin Wedeking, who took the open class feature, Phil Barnett and Jeremy Johnson, claiming the cruiser feature and Dumont’s Zach Lewis, who...
07/15/2014 - 2:43pm
CHARLES CITY – A redeeming moment for both North Butler coach Jeff Stirling and graduate Emily Dolan came in the bottom of the 10th inning on Monday, July 14 in the Class 2A regional final against Denver.
Dolan, who missed last season because she was still recovering from an ACL injury, blasted the ball deep to left center to drive in...