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Today's Sports

  • Error-free Knights knock-off...

        TABOR - Kyle Fichter couldn’t have been happier to see “0” in his team’s box score.
        For the first time this season Fichter’s Knights didn’t commit an error and it proved the difference in an 11-1 win over East Mills in Corner Conference softball last Tuesday.

  • Rams drop two at Treynor tourney

        The Glenwood softball team’s struggles at the plate continued Saturday in a pair of losses at the Treynor Invitational Softball Tournament.
        The Rams (17-4 overall, 7-1 in the conference) lost the opener to the host Cardinals before falling to Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln in the capper, 4-2.
        “No excuses,” said Glenwood coach Tim Stanton. “We got home late the night before. The Waukee loss was a tough one but Treynor threw and played great and we didn’t.”

  • Knights rally past Wolverines,...

        TABOR - Fremont-Mills rallied from down seven runs and recorded a triple-play to end the game in East Mills 10-9 in Corner Conference baseball last Tuesday.
        “Another night, another blown lead,” said East Mills coach Cole Buchholz.  
        The Wolverines (5-4 overall, 5-2 in the conference) sprinted out to a 7-0 lead before errors and some hitting by the Knights allowed Fremont-Mills (6-5 overall, 5-2 in the conference) to take the lead heading into the ninth.

  • Rams Advance To State Semifinals

    MUSCATINE - McKenzie Evans' goal in the fifth and final shot of a shootout lifted the Glenwood girls soccer team a to 1-1 (5-4) victory in the Class 2A quarterfinals at the Iowa State Girls Soccer Tournament on Thursday.

        The Rams will face North Scott in today's semifinals at 4:45 p.m. North Scott (11-9) handed Glenwood its lone loss, by a shootout, in May.

  • Lucy did her duty for both ‘...

                Amber Lucy’s eyes swelled as she fought back tears.

                Call them tears of joy and heartache.

                Lucy and her Glenwood girls soccer teammates had just won its third straight regional title game on Monday and qualified for the state soccer tournament. Teammates hugged, some cried, and the crowd of more than 300 on hand cheered the hometown Rams.

  • Tucker, Newman fall in state...

        Rachel Tucker and Grace Newman dropped their opening round doubles match in the Iowa State Tennis Tournament at Byrnes Park in Waterloo on Thursday.
        Tucker and Newman lost to eventual state champions Anne Nora and Abby Greenwood of Waterloo Columbus in the first round match.
        The final score was 6-0, 6-0.

  • Wolverines suffer 19-7 home loss

        The East Mills baseball team dropped a 19-7 decision to Nishnabotna on Friday in Corner Conference baseball.
        After a long delay to start the game, East Mills coach Cole Buchholz said his team came out flat and committed six errors leading to 10 unearned runs in the first inning. The Wolverines could never climb out of that hole.

  • Glenwood baseball wins Clarinda...

        The Glenwood baseball team pounded out a combined 22 hits in a pair of wins at the Clarinda Tournament on Saturday.
        The Rams (6-1 overall, 2-0 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) defeated the host Cardinals 10-3 in the opener before dispatching Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln 6-3 in the capper.
        Against Clarinda, senior Sam Jameson went 3-for-4, including a triple and a double, drove in four runs and stole four bases to key a 10-hit Glenwood attack.

  • Williams’ homers pace Fremont-...

        Taryn Williams belted a pair of home runs and drove in four runs for the Fremont-Mills softball team in a 13-4 win over Essex on Friday.
        Emily Smith  led the Knights with three hits. Williams was one of four Knights to record at least two hits. Olivia Scarborough, Madison Powers and Syndey Esary also belted two hits each.
        Esary earned the win tossing a complete-game and allowing three earned runs and striking out four.

    C.B. Abraham Lincoln 14,
    Fremont-Mills 2

  • Knights earn comeback win

        The Fremont-Mills baseball team scored three runs in the top of the seventh inning to complete a comeback, 4-2 victory over Essex on Friday.
        Junior Seth Phillips keyed the rally with a two-run double in the seventh.
        Clayton Wilson threw a complete-game, striking out  a career-high 15 and scattering three hits. Wilson also helped his own cause at the plate going 2-for-3 and belting his first homerun of the season.