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Today's News

  • Rams stay perfect with sweep of Kuemper

    A pair of quick starts at the plate and a pair of equally impressive pitching performances from Sydney Biermann and Taryn Bertini helped Glenwood to a sweep of Kuemper Catholic in Hawkeye 10 Conference softball Thursday.

    Glenwood won game one 13-9 and then came back to shutout the Knights 9-0 in the nightcap. With the wins the Rams improve to 6-0 on the season.

    “Our girls are playing with a lot of confidence right now,” said Glenwood coach Kylie Stanton.

  • Rams’ season ends one win short of state

    The game wasn’t over at halftime but that was all Council Bluffs Lewis Central needed.

    The No. 1 ranked and two-time defending state champion Titans looked the part in the first half as their experienced, attacking front line picked Glenwood apart for six first half goals en route to a 9-0 victory to punch their ticket to state in the Class 2A, Region 2 finals in Council Bluffs Monday night.

  • Glenwood fourth at state team tennis

    WATERLOO - The Glenwood girls tennis team capped its historic season with a fourth place finish at the Class 1A, Girls State Tennis Tournament at the Byrnes Park Tennis Center in Waterloo Saturday.

  • Glenwood boys soccer season ends in district semifinals

    A two goal burst just before halftime turned a back-and-fourth 1-0 game into an insurmountable lead for Harlan in a 6-1 victory over Glenwood in the Class 2A, Substate 8 semifinals in Harlan last Wednesday.

    “We played a very good team tonight,” said Glenwood coach Cort Lovato. “They are fast and move the ball very well at all three levels of the field. We were able to play with them during stretches, however they were able to capitalize on our mistakes and put some in the net.”

  • Ram softball opens season 3-0

    Sydney Biermann and Brielle Smith each smacked home runs for Glenwood in a Hawkeye 10 Conference softball sweep of Council Bluffs St. Albert Thursday.

    Biermann tossed a 1-hitter in the Rams’ 10-0, five inning game one win. The junior struck out 10 and helper her cause at the plate with a grand slam and five total runs driven in for the game.

    In game two, Taryn Bertini recorded the win in the circle in the 13-1 victory that was stopped after three innings.
    Smith belted a two-run home run and Brooklyn Hanshaw stole four bases in the game two win.

  • 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.