Today's Sports

  • Rams second at H-10 cross...

    Glenwood’s Janette Schraft won the individual title and the Ram girls and boys both placed second in the team standings at the Hawkeye 10 Conference Cross Country meet held at Glenwood Lake Park Thursday.

    Glenwood was the fill-in host for the meet after Creston was forced to bow out due to wet conditions on their course.

  • Balanced Wolverines win in 54-0...

    East Mills used a balance offensive attack and a smothering defensive effort in a 54-0 victory over Clarinda Academy in Eight-person football Friday in Malvern.

    The Wolverines (6-2) ran for a season-high 151 yards and got a 200 yard passing performance from quarterback Michael Schafer in their final home game of the season.

    East Mills co-head coach Kevin Schafer said considering the sloppy condition of the field, he was very pleased with his team’s offensive execution.

  • Glenwood pounds away but Titans...

    COUNCIL BLUFFS - The first two drives said it all.

    Glenwood opened the game on a ground-and-pound, 15-play drive that ate up nine minutes of the clock but awarded them zero points after a failed fourth down play.

    Council Bluffs Lewis Central countered with a two-play, 61-yard drive capped by a Mike Gittins’ 18-yard touchdown, that took just 20 seconds.

  • Wolverines cap 25-win regular...

    The East Mills volleyball team capped its regular season with a dominating 25-7, 25-9, 25-2 victory over Heartland Christian and set a new school record for wins in a season Thursday in Malvern.

    The Class 1A, No. 8 ranked Wolverines finished with a regular season record of 25-5 (5-2 in the Corner Conference) for the most wins in school history. This year’s team broke the record of 24 wins established by last year’s state tournament qualifying squad.

    East Mills hit a blistering .509 on the attack and racked 37 kills in the win.

  • Turnovers, sloppy field not a...

    Drizzle and rain. Five turnovers. Nine penalties. A lost onside kick. One offensive touchdown.

    The recipe was all there for Glenwood’s third straight district football loss.

    And yet, the Rams found a way to make the plays they needed in a sloppy game played on a sloppy field in a 14-6 victory over A-D-M in Class 3A, District 9 football on a rainy Friday night at Ram Memorial Field.

  • Knights run for 546 yards in win...

    Fremont-Mills’ game plan was simple: run the ball.

    And the Knights did just that to the tune of 546 yards in a 62-3 victory over East Mills in Eight-person, Class 7 football Friday in Malvern.

  • Wolverines fall in Corner finals

    Make it four in a row for Sidney.

    The Class 2A, No. 6 ranked Cowgirls won their fourth straight Corner Conference Volleyball Tournament title with 25-10, 25-17, 25-17 sweep of East Mills Thursday night in Malvern.

    In the first ever appearance in the conference championship match, Class 1A, No. 8 East Mills 23-5 overall, 3-2 in the conference) never got into rhythm against the Cowgirls (29-2 overall, 5-0 in the conference).

  • Glenwood downs Creston on senior...

    An efficient offense and a sharp serving night helped lift Glenwood to a 25-19, 19-25, 26-24, 25-16 victory over Creston on Senior Night Thursday.

    “We came out and wanted to get this one at our last regular season home game,” said Glenwood coach Chelsey Hirt. “The crowd and student section were great there and the girls were excited to play again.”

  • Schraft tops field at Atlantic...

    Janette Schraft won her sixth straight individual title and the Glenwood girls just missed out on the team title at the Atlantic Invitational Cross Country Meet at the Atlantic Golf and Country Club Thursday.

    Schraft topped the field of more than 100 runners with a time of 18:04.72, five seconds better than runner up Peyton Pogge of Tri-Center.

    Bishop Heelan was the girls team champion with 87 points. The Rams just missed top honors with 88 points.

    The Rams’ Abby McIntyre joined Schraft in the top 10 with a sixth place finish time of 19:37.05.

  • Mistakes haunt Rams in 21-7...

    It wasn’t the homecoming game the Glenwood Rams and their fans had envisioned.

    Winterset scored three unanswered touchdowns in the second half to pull away for a 21-7 win Friday night before a capacity crowd at Ram Memorial Field. With the loss, the Rams fell to 3-2 overall and 0-1 in the Class 3A, District 9 standings. Winterset improved to 2-3 overall and 1-0 in the district.