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Today's Sports

  • Rams 2-1 at A-D-M touney

    The Glenwood girls soccer team went 2-1 at the Adel-DeSoto-Minburn Invitational Tournament on Saturday.

    The Rams opened up the tournament with a 6-2 loss to Class 2A No. 3 ranked Sioux City Heelan before bouncing back to win the final two games over Pella Christian and Bondurant.

    Against Heelan, the score was tied at 2-2 with just over 15 minutes remaining when the Crusaders exploded for four unanswered goals. The offensive onslaught came virtue of several key defensive and goalkeeper breakdowns.

    Michaela Moore had both Glenwood goals against Heelan.

  • Glenwood splits pair at Omaha...

    The Glenwood boys soccer team got a look at some of the top teams in Nebraska’s largest class this weekend at the Dave and Carol Van Metre Soccer Classic at Cornie Collin Field in Omaha.

    Host Omaha South, the No. 3 ranked team in the state of Nebraska, knocked off the Rams 2-0 in the tournament opener. Glenwood bounced back in game two Saturday afternoon to defeat No. 4 ranked Millard West 3-2.

  • Rams fourth at Atlantic

    The Glenwood girls tennis team finished fourth as a team with 19 points at the Atlantic Invitational on Saturday.

    Harlan was the team champion with three teams tied for third with 18 points.

    The Rams' Grace Newman and Rachel Tucker placed second in the doubles tournament. The freshmen defeated a duo from Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln 8-4 in the opening round and then knocked off a Harlan tandem to set up a final against Altantic's Morgan Allen and Tierney Kamies in the final.

  • Rams hold on against Harlan

    Ryan Hansen and Bryce Cap pulled out an 8-6 victory in the final match of the day to clinch the Glenwood boys tennis team's 5-4 victory over Harlan last Tuesday.

     

    The Rams jumped out to a 4-2 lead after the singles matches, but Harlan bounced back to win the first two doubles matches and knot the team score at 4-4 before Hansen and Cap's dramatic win.

     

    Grant Nikseresht got off to a slow start but came firing back to win his singles match 10-6 over Nate Patee.

     

  • Rams swat Tigers, 6-3

    The Glenwood boys tennis team opened its 2010 season on its new courts with the school's first victory in recent memory over Red Oak in Hawkeye 10 Conference tennis last Monday.

    The Tigers smashed the Rams 8-1 in last year's season-opener, taking five of six singles matches and all but one doubles match. This year's opener would be nearly a complete reversal with Glenwood posting a 6-3 dual win.

    Grant Nikseresht, the Rams' No. 1 singles player, outlasted freshman Peter Walker 10-7 in his win. Chawin Tiyajinda, Dillon Stane and Grant Stivers each added singles wins.

  • ‘Wild night&rsquo...

    The Glenwood boys track team won the Cardinal Relays on Friday in a rather unlikely way: by trying not to win.

    Well, at least, that wasn't their main goal.

    Glenwood coach Mark Starner took his track team to Clarinda with the intention of using the meet as a spring board for his team to qualify in an as many events as possible for the upcoming Drake Relays.

  • Glenwood second at Cardinal...

    The Glenwood girls track team tied with Creston for second place in the team standings at the Lady Cardinal Relays in Clarinda last Tuesday.

    Atlantic shared the team title with Griswold with both racking up 118 points. Glenwood scored 90 points to match co-runner up Creston.

    Shaniece Nott earned the Rams their sole individual gold medal by winning the 110-meter dash in 12.98. Nott added a second place showing in the 200-meter dash.

  • Moore's two goals lift Rams

    Michaela Moore scored a pair of goals and the Glenwood girls bounced back from a season-opening loss with a 2-0 win over Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson on Thursday.

    “We were a much improved team than from when we played St. Albert,” said Glenwood coach Brad Silvey.

    After giving up three goals to St. Albert in a season-opening 3-2 loss on Monday, the Rams pitched a shutout on Thursday thanks to a little better intensity and a few adjustments by Silvey.

  • Glenwood girls move to 2-0 on...

    The Glenwood girls golf team edged East Mills 232-274 last Tuesday to improve to 2-0 in duals this season.

    The Rams were led by Charley Arno's match best round off 55. Morgan Woodrum backed that up with a round of 58 for second.

    Chelsee Bird had a round of 59, Cassie Ford shot a 60, Chloe Newman finished with a 63, and Adria Skarnulis a 69 for Glenwood.

  • Rams open season with 2-0 win

    The Glenwood boys soccer team overcame some early jitters and strong winds to post a 2-0 victory over Neola Tri-Center in the season opener for both teams.

    “The wind was a big factor for both teams,” said Glenwood coach Mike Artist. “We had it in the first half and I don't think we took great advantage of it.”

    The Rams got on the board first when forward Beau Johnson bent a shot around a four-man wall into the upper right corner of the net for the goal on a penalty kick from 30 yards out in the 21st minute.