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Today's Sports

  • Rams’ go 2-0 at A.L. Classic

    The Glenwood baseball team used strong pitching and some clutch hitting to win a pair of games in the Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln Classic played in Glenwood Saturday.

    The Rams (5-11) got by A-D-M 10-7 and downed LeMars 6-4.

    “We had two pretty good outings from our pitchers, Eli Bales and Michael Radford. “It was somewhat different to previous games this week, but they both pitched really well for us Saturday.”

  • Knights smack 15 hits in back-...

    Fremont-Mills broke open a 4-4 game with seven runs combined in the third and four innings in a 12-5 victory over Essex in Corner Conference baseball Friday in Tabor.

    For the second straight game, the Knights (6-10) recorded 15 hits. Sophie Murphy and Tori Kilpatrick each went 3-for-4 and drove in runs. Taylor Morgan, Kendall Reed and Sophie Phillips added two hits each.

    Taylor was the winner in the circle. The freshman struck out three and did not allow an earned run.

    Fremont-Mills 12,
    C.B. St. Albert 5

  • Glenwood second at T.J. Classic

    Earlham plated two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to defeat Glenwood and win the Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson Softball Classic Saturday night in Council Bluffs.

  • Seeding coming to state...

    The Iowa High School Athletic Association will begin seeding brackets at the traditional state wrestling tournament beginning in 2019.

    In a unanimous decision announced Monday morning, the IHSAA Board of Control approved a wrestling advisory committee recommendation to build brackets with criteria that seeds the top eight wrestlers in each of the 14 weight classes across all three classifications.

  • Rams put three on All-Hawkeye 10...

    Glenwood’s Avery Blasdel, Mia McCorkle and Kendall Bardsley all earned first team recognition on the All-Hawkeye 10 Conference Girls Soccer team released last week.

    The Rams trio was joined on the first team by Council Bluffs Lewis Central’s Grace Guidry, Isabella Smith, Alissa Pomrenke, Rachel Cushing, Mikayla McCart and Hadley Hill, Council Bluffs St. Albert’s Makenna Shepard, Teagan Blackburn and Ellerie Tarbox, Denison’s Alex Mohr, Harlan’s Kylee Hinz and Creston’s Kalan Bloodgood.

  • Glenwood bounces back from...

    Sydney Biermann and Erin Stanley each smacked home runs for Glenwood in a 16-6 softball victory in five innings at Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson Friday.

    The Rams (10-1), just one night after being no-hit in a 10-0 loss to Council Bluffs Lewis Central, were aggressive at the plate all night against the Yellow Jackets (4-4). After scoring five first inning runs, Glenwood added seven more in the fourth in  a game they never trailed in.

  • Titans down Rams in Hawk-10...

    Council Bluffs Lewis Central pitcher Jake Powell limited Glenwood to just two hits in an 11-1 Titan victory in Hawkeye 10 Conference baseball Thursday.

    Glenwood coach Kurt Schulz said he thought Powell threw well but the junior hurler was helped by his team’s lack of competitiveness at the plate.

    “He threw well but we didn’t swing well,” Schulz said. “I was little disappointed in our effort offensively.”

  • Big second inning lifts Knights...

    Fremont-Mills broke open a scoreless game with eight runs in the second inning and cruised to a 12-7 victory over East Mills in Corner Conference baseball in Malvern Friday.

    The Knights, who finished with eight hits, took advantage of 14 walks by a trio of Wolverine pitchers in the win. F-M led 9-0 before East Mills was able to plate three runs in the bottom of the third. They added four more in the fourth but could get no closer.

  • Rams’ Von Essen named to...

    Glenwood senior Blake Von Essen was named to the first team on the All-Hawkeye 10 Conference boys soccer team.

    The team, released last week, was selected by a vote of conference coaches.

    Von Essen was tabbed as a unanimous first team defender on the team.

    Jordan Renshaw and John Palmer also earned all-conference honors for Glenwood. Renshaw was named to the second team after leading the Rams in assists (four) and scoring six goals. Palmer scored a team-high eight goals and recorded two assists this season.

  • Glenwood golfers fifth at Class...

    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.