02/14/2017 - 2:43pm
ACKLEY – AGWSR coach Laurie Gann knew she was going to get North Butler’s best shot.
She told her players not to be surprised if they were down early, possibly even at half, and they were down until mid-way through the second quarter.
But her Cougars were just too good in the end in taking a 55-30 Class 1A regional opening win over...
02/14/2017 - 2:39pm
LATIMER – Perfect free throw shooting for Israel Rivera and Luke Rapp down the stretch helped the CAL boys basketball team complete the Iowa Star Conference season sweep of Clarksville on Tuesday, Feb. 7.
The Cadets were 21-of-30 from the line overall, 12-of-17 in the fourth quarter with both Rivera and Luke Rapp 4-of-4 in the final quarter...
02/07/2017 - 2:39pm
CLARKSVILLE – It would have been the easy route to take a ‘W’ for Clarksville’s boys basketball team.
And the Indians’ head coach Ross Timmermans wasn’t about to, scheduling a replacement game for Valley Lutheran, which suspended its program for lack of players earlier this season.
“You always want to play...
02/07/2017 - 2:37pm
DIKE – Two Clarksville wrestlers finished third, just missing a spot in the Class 1A district meet after wrestling in a extremely tough sectional on Saturday, Feb. 4.
Among those just missing for coach Caleb Wedeking’s team were 132-pounder Koltyn Beckham and Noah Doty at 195.
The entire story appears in the Feb. 9 print edition of the...
02/07/2017 - 2:31pm
GREENE – When you consider the effort, North Butler coach Dave Brown agrees that his boys basketball team played its best game of the season on Tuesday, Jan. 31 in a 61-45 victory over Nashua-Plainfield.
And the final score truly wasn’t indicative of how well the Bearcats played against the Huskies in improving to 5-10 overall, 5-7 in...