Today's Sports

  • Glenwood second at Atlantic...

    Glenwood lost its opening match and went on to win its final four to finished second at the Atlantic Volleyball Invitational Saturday.

    The Rams (9-6) lost their opener 13-21, 13-21 to Council Bluffs St. Albert before rattling off wins against the host Trojans 21-13, 21-13, Treynor 21-14, 17-21, 15-8, Winterset 21-15, 15-21, 15-10 and Underwood 23-21, 21-18.

  • Glenwood girls third, boys fifth...

    Rachel Mullennax placed third overall and the Glenwood girls were the runner up at the Council Bluffs Lewis Central Co-ed Invitational Saturday on the campus of Iowa Western Community College.

    Harlan edged the Rams 33 to 52 in the team scoring for the title. Mullennax ran a team-best 21:08.77 for third. Tri-Center’s Peyton Pogue won the girls race with a time of 19:50.65, nearly a minute better than runner up Lucy Borkowski of Harlan.

  • Wolverines run by Griswold in 52...

    East Mills got three touchdown passes from Michael Schafer and the defense pitched its first shutout of the season in a 52-0 victory over Griswold Friday in Eight-man football Friday in Griswold.

    The Wolverines (3-1) scored the game’s first 45 points, attempted just one pass after intermission and played the second half almost exclusively with their junior varsity.

  • Ram defense dominates in 47-6...

    Glenwood pitched a second half shutout and racked up 382 yards of total offense in its second straight road win of the season with a 47-6 victory over Kuemper Catholic in Carroll Friday.

    The Rams (3-0) led 27-6 at halftime while limiting the nights to zero second half points and 153 total yards, including just 48 yards rushing on 18 carries.

  • Wolverines hang on in wild win

    MALVERN - In a game that featured 97 combined points, 794 yards of total offense, 26 penalties and six lead changes, it seems almost anticlimactic that East Mills’ game-winning score came on a quarterback sneak.

    Michael Schafer’s 1-yard plunge capped a three-play, 11-yard drive – set up by his interception on defense – to give the Wolverines the lead for good at 51-46 with 3:06 to go in a wild, 3 hour, 15 minute game in Malvern Friday.

  • Rams third at AL Invite

    The Glenwood girls placed third at the 50th annual Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln Cross Country invitational Saturday at Gale Wickersham Athletic Complex.

    Southeast Polk, behind top individual finisher Mattison Plummer, was the meet champion with 26 teams points. Southeast Polk had four runners place among the top five at the meet.

    The Rams’ tallied 90 points to runner up Harlan’s 41 points.

  • Glenwood blanks Heelan on road

    Last week it was the offense’s turn.

    This week, it was the defense.

    A week after racking up 644 yards and 44 points in a season-opening shootout victory, Glenwood’s defense shut out Sioux City Bishop Heelan while limiting the Crusaders to 154 total yards in a 17-0 victory on the road Friday in Sioux City.

    “We played a pretty complete game defensively,” said Glenwood coach Cory Faust. “Our coverage was solid and the guys up front did a nice job as well.”

  • Carr drives Rams to win on...

    As a junior last season, Zach Carr tossed two touchdown passes as Glenwood’s starting quarterback

    In Friday’s season opener, the Ram QB matched that total in just over a quarter on what would be a record-setting night for the senior.

    Carr and Glenwood overcame two first half turnovers and a dozen penalties with 644 yards of total offense in a 44-28 victory over Carroll in the season opener played at Council Bluffs Lewis Central Friday.

  • Rams third, sixth at co-ed home...

    The Glenwood girls placed sixth and the boys were sixth at the 45th annual Glenwood Co-ed Invitational Cross Country Meet at Glenwood Lake Park Saturday morning.

    The Ram girls finished with 76 points. Harlan was the girls champion with 40 points, followed by Atlantic with 63.
    Tri-Center’s Peyton Pogge bested the field with a time of 18:38.55, more than 26 seconds better than runner up Taylor McCreedy of Atlantic, to win the individual title.

  • Ram volleyball 3-2 at Harlan...

    Glenwood won its final two matches and finished 3-2 at the Harlan Invite Saturday.

    The Rams (5-4) won their opener 21-17, 21-16 over Logan-Magnolia before dropping their next two to East Sac County 2-422, 21-17 and Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln 21-18, 23-21. Glenwood bounced back to knock off Hawkeye 10 Conference foes Council Bluffs St. Albert (21-23, 21-18, 25-12) and the host Cyclones (21-13, 21-15) in its final two matches of the day.

    Abraham Lincoln was the tournament champion, sweeping all five of its matches.