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Today's Sports

  • Rams’ comeback comes up short

    Glenwood’s comeback kids almost pulled off another second-half comeback Friday night, but the Rams came up three points short in a 17-14 setback to Harlan.

  • Cowboys get by Knights, 45-35

    TABOR - Sidney racked up 532 yards and wrestled control of perennial power Fremont-Mills in Eight-Man, District 7 with a 45-35 win in Tabor Friday.

    The Cowboys (4-0) moved to 2-0 in district play with the win while handing the Knights their first home district loss since 2015.

  • Rams rally from first set loss...

    “I think we started with some nervous energy,” said Glenwood volleyball coach Chelsey Harvey of her team’s first set loss that saw them commit five service errors and look out of synch.

    “It was our first home match and we really wanted this win and we got antsy. I thought we might be. We knew it wasn’t going to be an easy win with Shenandoah taking out Harlan last week.”

  • Wolverines topple C-A-M in...

    A midweek overhaul to the offense and a recent roster addition came up big for East Mills in a wild 57-56 Eight-man, District 7 victory over C-A-M Friday in Malvern.

    The Wolverines, who scored just 32 points combined in their 0-3 start, eclipsed that total midway through the first quarter against the Cougars (3-2). The offensive explosion was a result of a change in the offense East Mills coach Kevin Schafer instituted at Monday’s practice.

  • East Mills runner-up at Mount Ayr

    The East Mills volleyball team went undefeated in pool play and finished second at the Mount Ayr Volleyball tournament on Saturday.

    The Wolverines (11-5 overall, 3-0 in the Corner Conference) downed Martinsdale-St. Mary’s 21-9, 21-9, Winterset 16-21, 21-16, 15-9 and Interstate 35  21-10, 21-11.

    In the tournament semifinals, East Mills edged the host Raiders 25-22, 26-24.  

    “We stayed focused and on the attack throughout the match, and pulled it together to move on to the championship,” said East Mills coach Connie Blank.

  • Fremont-Mills downs East Mills...

    MALVERN – Relying on its bruising running game, Fremont-Mills rolled to a 46-6 eight-man District 7 victory over East Mills Friday night.

    Fremont-Mills racked up over 400 yards of offense, including 339 on the ground, as the Knights improved to 2-1 on the season and 1-0 in district play. East Mills dropped to 0-3 overall and 0-1 in the district.

  • Rams top field at LC Invite

    The Glenwood girls placed five runners among the top 13 spots to win the team title at the Council Bluffs Lewis Central Cross County Invitational at Iowa Western Community College Saturday.

    The Rams’ Aubrey McIntyre led the way for a ninth place finish and was closely followed by teammates Lacey Jackson (10th), Kate Kaufman (11th), Katelyn Malcom (12th) and Abi Schultz (13th) to total 50 points and easily out-pace runner up Harlan’s 68 points.

  • Glenwood finishes 3-2 at...

    The Glenwood volleyball won three of five matches and placed three girls on the all-tournament team at the Atlantic Volleyball Invitational Saturday.

    The Rams (9-7 overall, 1-1 in Hawkeye 10 Conference) recorded wins over Winterset (21-19, 21-15), Underwood (21-16, 21-7) and the host Trojanns (21-12, 21-10). The two losses came to Treynor (14-21, 18-21) and tournament champion Council Bluffs St. Albert (19-21, 13-21).

  • Rams’ Sherry commits to sign...

    Glenwood’s Anthony Sherry has committed to wrestle at Iowa State next season.

    The Rams senior announced his pledge to sign with the Cyclones via Twitter.

    “Proud to announce that I have committed to Iowa State University to further my academic and athletic career! Go state!” Sherry’s Tweet read. A photo of Sherry flanked by Cyclones’ head coach Kevin Dresser accompanied the Tweet.

  • Glenwood rallies once again for...

    A week after rallying from a double-digit deficit in the second half, the Glenwood football team did it again Friday.

    Trailing 12-0 heading into the final quarter, the Rams scored on touchdowns of 72 yard and 75 yards in the frame to complete a road comeback over Carroll in the district opener.

    “The grit our guys showed was outstanding,” said Glenwood coach Cory Faust.  “Despite us not really playing our best, particularly on offense, the guys hung in there and found a way to win in the end.”