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  • Rams’ Mower fourth, Carter sixth at state

    DES MOINES - Glenwood seniors Brett Mower and Noah Carter capped their wrestling careers with their first medals at the Iowa State Wrestling Tournament last weekend.

    Mower placed fourth at 182-pounds and Carter was sixth at 195-pounds in the consolation round Saturday morning at the Wells Fargo Arena.

    The Rams’ third state qualifier, heavyweight Hunter Haggstrom, also a senior, lost his two opening day matches and was eliminated at state on Thursday.

  • Rams' Mower, Carter in medal contention after day two at state wrestling

    A pair of Glenwood wrestlers are guaranteed to medal after day two at the Iowa State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines.

    The Rams’ Brett Mower and Noah Carter both will both wrestle in Saturday morning’s consolation semifinals after suffering losses Friday. 

  • Rams’ Mower, Carter into quarterfinals at state wrestling

    Glenwood’s Brett Mower and Noah Carter both won their opening round matches in convincing fashion on the opening day of the Iowa State Wrestling Tournament today at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

    Mower, Class 3A’s No. 3 ranked 182-pounder, dominated Marshalltown freshman Austin Cole in his first round opener in 21-5 technical-fall.

  • Denison tops Rams for share of H-10 title

    Big conference games don’t come much bigger.

    Glenwood went on the road to Denison with a share of the Hawkeye 10 Conference title on the line and came up short in a 64-51 loss in front of a raucous crowd Friday night.

    With the win the Monarchs (14-5 overall, 8-2 in the conference) share the conference title with Council Bluffs Lewis Central.

  • Fremont-Mills overcomes slow start to win regional opener

    A less that stellar first quarter that saw Fremont-Mills and Orient-Macksburg combine for eight points and 13 fouls gave way to a Knight rout in the second quarter.

    Fremont-Mills put up 29 points in the second frame and ran away for a 59-24 victory in the Class 1A, Region 7 opening round Thursday in Tabor.

    The Knights (13-9 overall, 10-4 in the conference) led 5-3 after that rugged first quarter. A defensive change up in the second seemed to ignite their offense.

  • Rams rally once again for Hawkeye 10 win

    Down 10, three minutes to go.

    No problem.

    The Glenwood girls, once again, proved their mettle and a propensity for big comebacks, rallying from 10 points down with three minutes to go force overtime and pull out a 73-68 win on the road at Denison Friday night.

    The Rams (15-4 overall, 9-1 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) trailed the No. 7 rated Monarchs (18-2 overall, 8-1 in the conference) for much of the game and found themselves trailing 60-50 with just over three minutes to go.

  • Glenwood sends three to state

    Glenwood is sending three wrestlers to this week’s Iowa State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines.

    The Rams’ 182-pound Brett Mower and 195-pound Noah Carter won their weight classes and heavyweight Hunter Haggstrom was second to punch their tickets at the Class 3A, District 5 state qualifying meet in Glenwood on Saturday.

    In Glenwood Saturday, Waukee qualified 10 wrestlers for state and was the district team champion with 253 points. Dallas Center-Grimes was a distant second with 177.5 points.

  • Glenwood snaps two-game skid with 62-46 home win over Harlan

    Coming off back-to-back, 20-plus point losses to ranked teams from Nebraska, Glenwood boys coach Curt Schulte was happy to see his team finally back on the court after week without games.

    He was even happier his team was able to put those two tough defeats behind them with a win over a Hawkeye 10 Conference rival.

    The Rams never trailed but never got comfortable until the fourth quarter when they used a 15-1 run to pull away from Harlan in a 62-46 victory in boys basketball Friday.

  • Rams get by Cyclones, 54-33

    Glenwood didn’t shoot it well, the full court press wasn’t sharp and head coach Brian Rasmussen wasn’t happy with his team’s intensity.

    Imagine if the Rams had lost.

    Which they didn’t.

    Glenwood used an 11-1 run to open the second quarter to create a 17-point first half cushion and never looked back in a 54-33 victory over Harlan in before  home crowd of 700 Friday.

  • East Mills sends two to districts

    East Mills’ Jackson Wray and Brody Gordon will wrestle in this week’s Class 1A District Championships.

    Both Wray (145 pounds) and Gordon (170) finished second at Saturday’s sectional meet in Riverside.

    “As a team we wrestled really well,” said East Mills coach Claude Lang. “Nine of our ten wrestlers won their first match to at least guarantee a top four finish and a chance to advance.”