Saturday February 13, 2016
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,...
01/13/2016 - 12:08pm
LATIMER – Calm and collected, just like he had for much of the second half, Clarksville sophomore Ben Waetjen stepped to the free throw line with less than a second in overtime and sank both of the winning free throws to end the Indians’ 72-game losing streak on Friday, Jan. 8.
The first-year starter for coach Ross Timmermans’...
01/13/2016 - 12:06pm
ORLANDO, Fla. – Allison-Bristow graduate Erik Chinander is headed back East after accepting the University of Central Florida defensive coordinator position.
Chinander, an Allison native, is following Scott Frost, who he is good friends with and was on the staff of Oregon the previous two seasons.
Read more on this story in the Jan. 14 print...
01/13/2016 - 12:04pm
SHEFFIELD – Standing in the way of North Butler’s thoughts of an upset against Class 1A No. 5 West Fork was the defensive abilities of the Warhawks.
Namely, the eight blocked shots that effectively turned away the Bearcats in this 66-40 Top of Iowa East Conference victory for coach Frank Schnoes’ team.
“I think both teams...