Today's Sports

  • Fremont-Mills volleyball one win...

    ATLANTIC - The Fremont-Mills volleyball team won its 15th match in a row with a 25-23, 25-9, 25-16 sweep of Ar-We-Va in the Class 1A, Region 2 semifinals Friday in Atlantic to advance to tonight’s regional final against Gehlen Catholic.

    The Knights (22-5) started slow against the Rockets, a surprise regional semifinalist with an 11-15 record, but finished strong in the final two games to reach the regional final for the second straight season.

  • Fremont-Mills advances to state...

    TABOR - With its running game stalled, Fremont-Mills turned to its passing game to punch holes in a fired up Melcher-Dallas defense and got a dominating performance from its own defense in a 51-14 Eight-Man playoffs second round victory Monday.

    Fremont-Mills will host Lamoni (10-1) in Tabor Friday in the state quarterfinals.


    The Knights (9-0) make their fifth straight playoff appearance hosting East Union (5-4) in the Eight-Man opening round Wednesday in Tabor.


  • Rams sixth, eighth at state...

    CARROLL - Glenwood’s Cuentin Gray missed a state cross country bid by 17 seconds as the Ram boys placed sixth and the girls eighth at the Class 3A State Qualifying Cross Country Meet at Kuemper Catholic Thursday.

    Gray placed 13th with a time of 18:35. Sergeant Bluff-Luton’s Scott Miles was the 10th and final state qualifier in the boys meet with a time of 18:18.

    Bishop Heelan’s Alex Povone won the district individual championship with a time of 17:23 and led the Crusaders to the team title.

  • Kuemper downs Rams in regular-...

    Kuemper Catholic smacked down 36 kills  in a 25-14, 25-16, 25-21 sweep of Glenwood in Hawkeye 10 Conference volleyball last Tuesday.

    Glenwood (16-13 overall, 5-5 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) struggled with its hitting against the Knights (18-8 overall, 5-5 in the conference), finishing with a .115 kill efficiency and 22 kills.

    The Knights also had 11 blocks.

    Jana King led the Rams with six kills and 11 assists. Kali Mumm and Lyndie VanNess each recorded five kills.

    Libero Olivia Scarborough recorded 17 digs.

  • Knights wrap up district,...

    ESSEX - Fremont-Mills scored a season-high in points and recorded just a single first down in Friday’s 67-12 victory over Essex.

    With three kick returns for touchdowns and a school-record seven interceptions, the Knights’ defense dominated the field position game, wrapping up a perfect 9-0 regular season in Eight-Man, District 8 Friday.

    “Our special teams and defense gave us short fields to work with all night,” said Fremont-Mills coach Jeremy Christiansen.

  • Wolverines close season with...

    SIDNEY - All but eliminated from playoff contention, the East Mills football team wanted to make a point in its season-finale.

    And boy did they.

    The Wolverines rolled up 422 total yards, including 287 on the ground, in a 46-12 rout of Eight Man, District 8 runner-up Sidney Friday.

  • Knights sweep Wolverines in...

    TABOR - Fremont-Mills got stronger as the night went on and finished with 28 kills in a business-like 25-19, 25-14, 25-17 Class 1A, Region 2 opening round victory over East Mills in the Lied Gymnasium last Tuesday.

    The Knights (20-5 overall, 7-1 in the Corner Conference) earned their 15th straight victory and avenged a Sept. 9 loss to the same Wolverines with Tuesday’s post-season win.

  • Rams can’t hold onto lead in 45-...

    GRIMES - Glenwood jumped out to a 16-0 lead on Class 3A, District 8 leader Dallas Center-Grimes but the Mustangs rallied to score the final 45 points in a 45-16 victory Friday.

    The Rams got off to a quick start with a pair of touchdown runs by Kolten Wilwerding – a 44-yard scamper and a one-yard plunge – sandwiched around a Connor Weis 28 yard field goal for a 16-0 first quarter lead on the district champion Mustangs.

  • Rams knock-off Cardinals

    The Glenwood volleyball team won its second straight Hawkeye 10 Conference match and improved 11-8 on the season with a 25-11, 25-14, 25-20 sweep on Clarinda Thursday.

    The Rams (11-8 overall, 3-2 in the conference) dominated the first two games with their aggressive hitting.