Today's Sports

  • Cyclones roll through Glenwood

    Top ranked Harlan’s started each half strong and pulled away from Glenwood in a 68-33 Hawkeye 10 Conference girls basketball victory Friday in Glenwood.

    Harlan (18-0 overall, 10-0) led 8-5 after three minutes and then went on a 12-3 run to go ahead 20-8 after one quarter.  Glenwood (9-10 overall, 4-6 in the conference) would hang in until the final few seconds of the half when Harlan scored five straight to push the lead to 38-22 at the break.  

    The Cyclones girls came out of the locker room hot, out-scoring Glenwood 21-7 in the third quarter.

  • Malcom first, Rams fourth at...

    Matt Malcom won his second straight conference wrestling title and Glenwood finished fourth in the team standings at the Hawkeye 10 Conference Tournament Saturday in Glenwood.

    Creston edged Council Bluffs Lewis Central 245 to 235 in the team scores to wrap up its fourth straight conference crown. The Panthers finished with three individual champs and 10 top six finishers.
    The Rams finished fourth with 213 points, 10.5 behind third place Clarinda.

  • Currin comes up big in win

    Logan Currin scored 21 points and Keegan Wederquist 16 to lead East Mills to a 56-49 victory over Sidney in Corner Conference boys basketball Friday.

    The Wolverines (11-5 overall, 10-3 in the conference) used a 25-15 third quarter run to pull away from the Cowboys.

    Currin hit 6-of-8 three pointers en route to his team-high 21 points. Wederquist added 12 rebounds and a pair of steals.

    Jacob Cain and Dylan Lucas paced Sidney with 12 points each.

    East Mills 57,

    Stanton 46

  • Hot shooting lifts Glenwood past...

    Glenwood hit 6-of-10 first half three pointers and 13 different Rams scored in a 72-38 rout of Clarinda in Hawkeye 10 Conference boys basketball last Tuesday.

    The Rams (8-8 overall, 4-4 in the conference) turned a nine-point lead after a quarter into 35-15 halftime lead thanks to some hot shooting from the perimiter and patience on the offensive end.

  • Wolverines 2-1 at Shenandoah

    The East Mills wrestling team went 2-1 in quadrangular at Shenandoah last Tuesday.

    The Wolverines recorded victories over Griswold 48-6 and Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton 45-17. The lone loss came to the host Mustangs, 42-30.

    “We have been working on trying to create more opportunities to score in matches recently,” said East Mills coach Claude Lang. “We did a great job of taking chances and just ‘going for it.’”

  • Rams score win on road

    RED OAK - The Glenwood boys basketball team opened 2015 with a 58-45 win over Red Oak Friday in Hawkeye 10 Conference play.

    The win snapped a two-game losing skid for the Rams (3-4 overall, 2-4 in Hawkeye 10 Conference).

    “It’s huge,” said Glenwood coach Curt Schulte after the game. “You go on break for two weeks and it’s important you come in that first game and get that win and get some momentum and get some confidence going into Tuesday’s game against Clarinda.”

  • Glenwood falls at Red Oak, 50-46

    RED OAK – Micayla Taylor’s pair of three pointers in the final three minutes lifted Red Oak to a 50-46 come-from-behind victory over Glenwood in Hawkeye 10 Conference girls basketball Friday.

    Taylor, a senior guard, proved to be the difference in the game thanks to her two three-pointers coming from the exact same spot at the top of the key just a minute apart. Taylor had a season-high 10 points for the night.

  • East Mills offense struggles in...

    MALVERN - East Mills scored a season-low two first-quarter points and that was just one of the offensive low points for the Wolverines in a 32-26 loss to Griswold Friday in a non-conference boys basketball showdown.

    The Wolverines (5-2 overall, 5-1 in the Corner Conference) 26 points were a season-low – their fewest in a game since a 45-28 loss to Underwood Dec. 2, 2010 – as were their 24 field goal attempts, 11 field goal makes and six free throw attempts. They also had a season-high 19 turnovers in a rough-and-tumble post-Christmas break loss.

  • Malcom wins title at C.B....

    COUNCIL BLUFFS - Matt Malcom capped a perfect weekend with an individual title at the second annual Council Bluffs Wrestling Classic at the Mid America Center in Council Bluffs Saturday.

    Malcom, a junior, pinned Atlantic’s Reid Nichols in 1:31 to win the 152-pound weight class. Malcom entered the day ranked No. 4 at 152-pounds in Class 3A and remains undefeated on the season.

  • Fremont-Mills wins fourth...

    The Fremont-Mills boys basketball team won its fourth straight game with a 45-40 victory over Nishnabotna in Corner Conference action Friday.

    The Knights (4-1 overall, 4-0 in the conference) overcame a sluggish first quarter in which both teams combined for just nine points to pull away for the win thanks to its defense. In five games this season, no Knight opponent has eclipsed 60 points.