Today's Sports

  • Glenwood boys first, girls third...

        HARLAN - First, second, fourth and fifth.
        It’s hard to imagine a better result for the Glenwood boys cross country team at the Hawkeye 10 Conference Cross Country Meet on Thursday at Harlan Country Club. The Rams cruised to their third straight team title at the meet placing in four of the top five spots.
        “That was pretty great,” said an understated Glenwood coach Todd Peverill after his Class 3A,  No. 2 ranked team grabbed four of the top five individual spots at the meet.

  • Glenwood can't catch up...

        After falling behind 13-0 in the first quarter, Glenwood found itself playing catch-up all night in Friday’s Class 3A District 1 matchup with visiting Creston. The end result was a disappointing 42-27 setback for the Rams.

  • Wolverine offense too much for...

        The East Mills football team totaled 505 yards in a 66-6 victory over Essex in Eight-Man, District 8 action on Friday.
        The Wolverines (6-2 overall, 5-1 in the district) used their balanced offense - they finished with 238 yards rushing and 277 passing - to build a 54-0 halftime lead. No varsity players took a snap in the second half.

  • Wolverines sweep South Page in...

        In its last Corner Conference match of the season, the East Mills volleyball team swept South Page 25-9, 25-12, 25-15 on Thursday.
        “We served 92 percent for the night, racked up 19 aces, and our hitting was positive,” said East Mills coach Connie Blank. “It was great to finish the regular season with a win which will give us a boost as we begin regional tournament play next week.”
        Amanda Bazer recorded six kills and served 14-for-15 with nine aces.  

  • Rams fall in five to CB St....

        The Glenwood volleyball team dropped a five-game decision to Council Bluffs St. Albert 17-25, 24-26, 25-21, 25-23, 6-15 on Thursday.
        “Games two, three and four were played at a very high level and a great tempo for us,” said Glenwood coach Kara Huisman. “It was one of our best defensive matches of the year. We just didn’t do what we needed to do offensively in game 5.  This is a tough loss but we got better tonight."

  • Knights, Wolverines stopped in...

        The Fremont-Mills volleyball team swept East Mills 25-4, 25-10, 25-19 in the opening round of the Corner Conference volleyball tournament last Monday.
        The second seeded Knights (21-3) used its aggressive attack (31 kills) and took advantage of some Wolverine (1-19) errors in the win.

  • East Mills wins in rout, 60-18

        In what head coach Andy Irwin called his team’s most “complete” performance of the season the East Mills football team rang up 536 yards of total offense in a 60-18 victory over Nishnabotna on Friday.

  • Glenwood girls ninth at Atlantic

        In a crowded 21 team field, the Glenwood girls cross country team placed ninth at the Atlantic Invitational on Thursday.

        Tri-Center was the meet champion with 81 team points. Dallas Center-Grimes was the runner up with 104 points and Harlan was third with 130.
        The Rams’ compiled 239 points, 10 points behind eighth place A-D-M.

  • Glenwood downs L.C. in five games

        The Glenwood volleyball team defeated Council Bluffs Lewis Central 25-27, 25-17, 25-19, and 15-12 in a Hawkeye 10 Conference match on Thursday.
        “That was a fantastic night of volleyball,” said Glenwood coach Kara Huisman. “Shelby Brewster and Megan McKern came off the bench and provided us with great play.  Lexi Fisher continues to be a constant force in all areas of the game.  We have prepared for that type of match and it was a great night for our seniors and team."

  • Huskies run game too much for...

        The Glenwood football team struggled to slow a physical Winterset offense in a 40-7 loss Class 3A, District 1 loss on Friday.

        Winterset ran the ball on 62 of its 73 plays from scrimmage. Their three-back, power running offense ground out 354 yards on the ground, mostly running right at the Rams.