Today's Sports

  • Reeve runs at state cross country

        Glenwood’s Jeff Reeve placed 97th at the Iowa State Cross Country meet on Saturday at the Lakeside Municipal Golf Course in Fort Dodge.
        Reeve ran a 17:58.13. The senior placed 32nd last year.
        Boone’s Chandler Austin was the individual champion with a time of 15:24.26. Teammate Albert Meier was second in 15:35.20.
        Decorah placed four runners in the top 12 to take home the team title with a score of 62.

    Rams just miss state bid

  • Lewis Central ends Rams’ season...

        For the second time in 10 days, the Council Bluffs Lewis Central volleyball team delivered a three game sweep of Glenwood.
        Thursday’s 25-19, 25-18, 27-25 loss at the hand of the Titans ended Glenwood’s season in the Class 4A, Region 1 semifinals.

  • Knights ousted in first round

        Coon Rapids-Bayard quarterback Keaton Schlatter threw 53 passes in last Wednesday’s Eight-Man state playoff game against Fremont-Mills.
        None was bigger than the senior’s 26-yard dart to Caylor Deeth with 9:21 to go in the game. The touchdown toss proved to be the game-winner for the No. 3 seed Crusaders in a 45-34 upset of the defending state champion Knights in front of a reporter-estimated 400 fans on a frigid night in Tabor.

  • Wolverines win in rout, 51-6

        The East Mills football team snapped a four-game losing skid with a 51-6 victory over West Monona on Friday in Sloan.
        The Wolverines (4-5 overall, 3-4 in District 8) forced four turnovers and limited West Monona to 210 total yards in the dominating win.
        East Mills finished with 248 yards rushing to the Spartans’ 106. Colby Jennings ran for a game-high 122 yards and a touchdown. Caleb Barney added 79 yards on the ground and a 52 yard touchdown pass from Logan Currin.

  • Knights knock off Lenox, will...

        Fremont-Mills overcame five turnovers to down Lenox 42-18 in the Eight-Man, District 1 regular season final for both teams.
        The Knights (8-1 overall, 6-1 in the district) got 191 yards rushing and three touchdowns from Clayton Wilson. Wilson also completed two passes for 70 yards and a touchdown.
        Austin Switzer was 2-of-6 passing for 61 yards and a touchdown toss.

  • Hanging Up the (White) Hat

        Lyle  Mayberry has officiated over 400 varsity football games.
        But it’s his first he remembers the most.

  • Glenwood closes with road victory

        The Glenwood football team wrapped up its season with a 28-21 upset victory over Atlantic on Friday.

  • F-M downs Nishnabotna, 68-6

        A week after seeing its 16-game winning streak snapped, Fremont-Mills bounced back for a 68-6 victory over Nishnabotna on Friday.
        Fremont-Mills racked up 381 yards, including 316 on the ground, in the win.
        Mackenzie Lang rushed four times for 87 yards and a touchdown. The sophomore added a TD reception and picked off two passes on defense, returning one for a 35-yard touchdown.

  • Wolverines held to season-low...

        The East Mills football team dropped its third straight game on Friday with a 24-10 setback to A-H-S-T.
        The Wolverines (3-4 overall, 2-3 in the district) trailed 17-0 at the half as they struggled to move the ball against the aggressive Viking defense. East Mills finished with a season-low 111 total yards, including 37 yards rushing on 30 attempts.

  • Glenwood girls 12th at Atlantic...

        The Glenwood girls placed 12th at the Atlantic Invitational Cross Country Meet on Thursday at the Nishna Hills Golf Club.
        Harlan easily out-distanced second place Shenandoah 67 to 112 in the team scoring.
        Glenwood’s 315 points trailed 11th place Atlantic by 23 points.
        Natalie Shearer was the top finisher for Glenwood, placing 52nd with a time of 17:27.34. Teammate Sarah Homan was just .56 behind in 53rd place.