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Today's News

  • Glenwood golfers fifth at Class 3A regionals

    The Glenwood girls placed fifth in the Class 3A Girls Golf, Region 2 state qualifier at River Valley Golf Course in Adel Monday.

    Creston shot a 341 to win the sectional title. Centerville was the runner up with a 371. Both punched their tickets to this week’s state golf meet at the Coldwater Golf Links in Ames.

    Two-time defending champion Atlantic was third with a round of 382.

  • Konfrst, Ibanez seventh at state tennis

    Glenwood’s Joel Ibanez and Adam Konfrst placed seventh at the Class 1A State Tennis Tournament on Saturday at the Byrnes Tennis Center in Waterloo.

    The Rams’ doubles team of Konfrst and Ibanez went 3-2 at the tournament to give the Rams back-to-back state place winners in the doubles. Konfrst placed third a year ago along with teammate Sam Lauritsen. Konfrst is the school’s first ever two-time state place winner.

  • Glenwood girls headed back to state

    The Glenwood girls tennis team is headed back to the Iowa State Tennis Tournament.

    The Rams knocked off Denison 5-0 in the Class 1A, Region 1 final Saturday morning in Atlantic to punch their ticket to state. The state berth is the Rams’ second straight and also the second in school history.

  • Schraft earns 1A runner-up trophy all on her own

    First place: Danville.

    Second place: Janette Schraft.

    Third place: South Winneshiek.

    Janette Schraft?

    The East Mills junior, didn’t accomplish her goal of winning four gold medals at the Iowa State Track and Field Championships this weekend – she won three – but she did achieve something perhaps just as impressive.
    Schraft placed second. As a team. All by herself.

  • Kennedy is golden for Glenwood, twice

    It was just over two months ago – 69 days in fact – that Nate Kennedy nailed a pair of free throws to clinch Glenwood’s first ever state basketball championship.

    On Thursday, Kennedy came up clutch again and nailed down a title of his own at the Iowa State Track and Field Championship with a gold medal in the 400-meters.

    The Glenwood senior, who battled a hamstring injury all season, ran a 48.28 to win the 400 and his first individual state track gold medal on the blue oval of Drake Stadium Thursday.

  • Glenwood wins two gold medals, places eighth at state track

    Nate Kennedy’s gold medal run in the 400-meters and a blistering anchor run in the sprint medley relay helped Glenwood to its second gold medal and a top 10 team finish in the Iowa State Track and Field Championship in Des Moines Saturday.

    The Rams won five medals and finished with 38 team points.

    Marion edged Atlantic 69 to 63 to win the Class 3A boys team title before a crowd of more than 10,000 at Drake Stadium.

  • Area State Track Qualifiers

    Glenwood Girls
    High jump -  Lauren Becker and Danielle Hardcastle.
    Discus – Elle Scarborough.
    Shot put - Sydney Biermann.
    200m run - Sadey Allgood.
    3000m run - Emma Hughes.
    1500m run – Emma Hughes.
    100m hurdles - Audrey Arnold.
    400m hurdles - Lauren Becker.
    Sprint medley relay – Glenwood (Jaeda Wilson, Bailey Ostrander, Sadey Allgood and Elle Scarborough).
    4x800m relay – Glenwood (Lauren Becker, Kate Kaufman, Danielle Hardcastle and Abby McIntyre).

  • Ryan Leath won his second conference golf title in three years at last week’s Hawkeye 10 meet.

    Colton Book’s round of 77 was a bright spot for a Glenwood team that came up two agonizing strokes short of a top two finish at Friday’s Class 3A sectional at the Majestic Hills Country Club in Denison.

    The Rams shot a team round of 325 to come up just short of second place A-D-M’s 323. Atlantic was the sectional champion with a round of 309. The top two teams and five individual scores advance to this week’s district meet with a shot at state on the line.

  • East Mills’ Schraft headed to state in four events

    East Mills Janette Schraft and Fremont-Mills’ Clara Schaaf both punched their tickets to state in four events each at the Class 1A State Qualifying Meet in Tabor Thursday.

    Schraft, a junior, won the 800-meters, 1,500-meters and the 400-meter hurdles but had to wait until Friday to learn her time of 11:05.58 in the 3,000-meters was good enough among those not securing automatic bids. Bedford’s Emma Lucas won the automatic berth with a time of 10:44.78.

  • Rams sending 24 to state track

    The Glenwood girls and boys each won the district title and combined to qualify in 24 events for this week’s Iowa State Track Meet.

    At the Class 3A State Qualifying Meet in Atlantic in Thursday, the Glenwood girls won the district title with 173 points to easily out distance runner up ADM’s 121 points. The girls qualified in a school-record 14 events at the meet.
    The Glenwood boys punched 10 tickets to state of their own while winning the district title over the host Trojans 160 to 151 in the team standings.