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Today's Sports

  • Glenwood girls defeat St. Albert

    The Glenwood girls basketball team edged Council Bluffs St. Albert 57-51 in overtime in Council Bluffs on Saturday.
    St. Albert’s Kylie Ferguson hit a jumper with just a second left on the clock in regulation to force overtime. But Glenwood would go on to out-score the Saintes 9-3 in the overtime period to secure the win.

    Bailey Starner led the Rams with 19 points. Halie Darrow added 10 and Myranda Starner eight.

    The Saintes’ Ferguson led all scorers with 21 points.

    C.B. Lewis Central 50,
    Glenwood 36

  • Glenwood 18th at Council Bluffs...

    The Glenwood wrestling team placed 18th at the Council Bluffs Wrestling Classic at the Mid-America Center on Saturday.

    Kearney, Neb. was the team champion racking up 541.5 points to top the 28 team field from five different states. The Bearcats had eight place winners. Grand Island, Neb. was the runner up with 479.5 points.

    The Rams finished with 193.5 points for 18th place.

  • Creston tops Glenwood in...

    A Glenwood basket with 27 seconds left sent the game into overtime before Creston out-scored the Rams 16-7 in the extra frame to pull out a 62-53 Hawkeye 10 Conference win at home on Friday.

    After trading leads most of the second half, Glenwood (0-2) found itself down 46-44 with 27 seconds to go when 6-foot-7 Jacob Lewis laid in a basket to tie it and send the game into overtime.

  • Passing the Torch

    For Gary Giaffoglione it was something he’d long hoped for.

    For Gina Giaffoglione it was a day she hoped would never come.

    Gary, a longtime tumbling and acrobatics coach, is stepping down from running the day-to-day operations of the business he opened 22-years ago, and handing the reigns over to one of his first pupils, his daughter Gina.

  • Glenwood wrestlers earn pair of...

    The Glenwood wrestling team opened its season with a sweep of Council Bluffs St. Albert and Kuemper Catholic in Council Bluffs Thursday.

    The Rams dispatched Kuemper 63-9, winning seven matches by pin. Against the home Falcons, Glenwood won eight matches by forfeit and two by pin.

    Nate Phillips, Collin Ransom, Drayton Slaughter, Nate Nebel, Hunter Ackerson, A.J. Slaughter, Cole Peckham, Matt Malcom, Derek Warren, Jon Stavas, Sterling Stouder and Zach Haggstrom all recorded two wins in the double dual. Ransom and Peckham each recorded two pins.

  • Rams pull away in second half...

    Halie Darrow and Bailey Starner combined for 29 points and Glenwood out-scored Creston 33-15 in the second half of a 58-35 Hawkeye 10 Conference girls basketball victory Friday.

    After opening the game in man-to-man defense and watching sophomore center Jenna Taylor give the Rams’ trouble inside, Glenwood coach Barry Loeffelbein went to a compact 2-3 zone in the second half that forced the Panthers to  a primarily perimeter game.

  • Rams rout Yellow Jackets in...

    COUNCIL BLUFFS - Glenwood overcame a slow start by holding Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson scoreless in the first quarter and then rattled off 17 straight points to take control in a 54-14 season-opening victory last Tuesday in Council Bluffs.

  • Knights come up short in state...

    ONAWA - A strong hitting game and the experience of playing in five straight regional finals proved the difference as LeMars Gehlen Catholic topped Fremont-Mills 25-17, 25-19, 25-11 in the Class 1A Region 2 finals last Monday in Onawa.

    The No. 3 ranked Jays, who qualified for their fifth straight state volleyball tournament with the win, were the aggressors from the opening serve, which left the No. 13 ranked Knights playing catch up all night.

  • 2013 All-Mills County Fall...

    Football – Offense

    QB Corey Bertini, Sr., Glenwood*

    Threw for 916 yards, 6 TDs; added 732 yards and 16 TDs on ground.

    RB Spencer Phillips, Jr., Fremont-Mills

    230-pounder ran for 1,687 yards and scored 20 total TDs.

    RB Colby Jennings, Sr., East Mills

    Ran for 1,230 yards and 18 TDs.WR Mackenzy Lang, Jr., Fremont-Mills

    1,074 all-purpose yards and 14 total TDs.

    WR Gage Shatava, Sr., Glenwood

    277 yards receiving, 277 yards rushing, 2 total TDs.

  • Rams win but miss playoffs

    Glenwood won the battle but lost the war.

    The Rams got five total touchdowns from Corey Bertini and racked up 422 yards rushing in a 48-20 victory over Atlantic to close on the regular season at Ram Memorial Field on Friday. But with Council Bluffs Lewis Central’s 38-10 victory over Creston, Glenwood falls just short of a trip to the state playoffs.