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Today's Sports

  • 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 rumble through Stanton...

    STANTON — The Fremont-Mills football team took over sole position at the top of the Eight-man District 8 standings Friday night with a 51-6 road victory over Stanton in a battle of undefeated district teams.

    The Knights scored 44 of their 51 points in the first half, forcing a running clock late in the first half and continuing it through the entirety of the second.

    “To be here at this point and time is a great feeling and it’s exactly what you’re hoping for,” said Fremont-Mills Football Coach Jeremy Christiansen after the game.

  • Weddum runs wild, Rams snap four...

    Glenwood finally came up on the winning end of a close game and snapped its four game losing streak in the process with a 10-7 non-district victory over Denison Friday.

    The Rams (2-4 overall, 0-3 in the district), who have lost games by one point twice and another by four this season, used a strong defensive effort and a fourth-quarter 28-yard field goal by Connor Weis to secure the win.

  • Lenox rallies in second half,...

    MALVERN - East Mills rolled out to a 14-0 lead but couldn’t hold the lead as Lenox rallied for a 22-20 victory in Eight-Man, District 8 football Friday in Malvern.

    The Wolverines (3-3 overall, 1-3 in the district), who have lost three in a row since opening with three straight victories,  got a 63-yard touchdown run from Cavin Darnold and a Logan Currin to Austin Edmonds’ 6-yard touchdown pass to take a 14-0 nothing lead before Lenox had even gained a yard of offense. On their first eight snaps, the Tigers gained negative-13 yards.

  • 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.

  • Creston hands Glenwood...

    Fans on hand for Glenwood’s homecoming matchup with Creston Friday night were treated to an impressive display of fireworks – during and after the game.

    In a back-and-forth slugfest that featured five touchdown plays of 50 yards or longer, Creston came away with a 42-19 victory, gouging the Ram defense for six touchdowns and 521 total yards.

    Creston improved to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in Class 3A, District 8, while Glenwood slipped to 1-4 and 0-3.

  • Knights start fast in 56-26 win...

    Fremont-Mills got off to hot starts in each half and East Mills dug itself an early hole it couldn’t dig out of in a renewal of an old rivalry on Homecoming in Tabor Friday.

    The Knights (5-0 overall, 3-0 in the district) opened the game with three quick scoring drives to take an early 22-0 lead before East Mills had run eight offensive plays en route to the 56-26 victory in Eight-Man, District 8.

    Fremont-Mills then followed up on their 30-12 halftime lead with three straight TDs to open the second half.

  • Rams sixth at Harlan Invite

    The Glenwood boys cross country team got a 15th place finish from Cuentin Gray as the Rams finished sixth as a team in the Harlan Cross Country Invitational Saturday.

    The Rams finished with 126 team points.

    The host Cyclones were the team champion with 46 points. Harlan placed five runners in the top 16. Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson’s Eldon Warner was the individual champion with a time of 16:48.
    Gray ran an 18:25 for 15th place.

  • Wolverine comeback comes up...

    STANTON — Stanton built a 36-0 lead but had to hold on late in a 66-54 upset of Eight-Man, No. 5 East Mills Friday night in Stanton.

    “Our kids played well,” Stanton Football Coach Jeff Grebin said. “We found a way to pull off a win and we’re just excited with what the future holds.”

    Stanton (2-2 overall, 2-0 district) got their lead to 36-0 at halftime, thanks to a late touchdown catch in the half by wide receiver Brady Johnson.

  • Knights, Wolverines renew their...

    As high school football schedules traditionally go, the homecoming date has typically been reserved for an easy victory for the home fans.

    On Friday, Eight-Man No. 1 ranked and 4-0 Fremont-Mills host a home football game celebrating the Knights’ homecoming weekend.

    But there’s no cupcake on the schedule.