Today's Sports

  • Knights win in extra innings

    Fremont-Mills pushed a run across in the top of the 10th inning to escape Sidney with a 5-4 victory on Friday.

    Mackenzy Lang was dominant on the hill for the Knights allowing five hits and four earned runs while striking out a career-high 16. But Lang didn’t factor in the decision as the sophomore gave way to senior Clayton Wilson for the final two innings. Wilson earned the win striking ouT five of the six batters he faced.

  • Ram bats quiet in 5-3 loss to...

    Sioux City East edged Glenwood 5-3 in a non-conference softball match last Wednesday.

    Both teams got off to good early starts at the plate with Glenwood leading 2-1 after an inning. But it was the Black Raiders’ offense that took control from there, scoring two more runs in the second and again in the fourth.

    “I was disappointed in our effort,” said Glenwood coach Tim Stanton. “We play the way we’re capable of playing. I give East credit, they played hard. And we looked like we were waiting for it to happen and it never did.”

  • F-M splits pair at Lennox tourney

    The Fremont-Mills softball team was 1-1 at the Lenox Softball Invitational on Saturday.

    The Knights (7-4 overall, 3-2 in the Corner Conference) dropped a 6-5 decision to host Lenox and earned a 11-1 win over Adair-Casey on Saturday.

    Kendall Fichter had six hits, including a home run and double in the two games. The senior catcher also drove in five runs and scored three runs.
    Madison Powers and Brandi Beem each added three hits.

    Powers took the loss in the circle against Lenox allowing five hits and three earned runs while striking out seven.

  • Wolverines drop two at Clarinda...

    The East Mills baseball team dropped two games at the Clarinda Baseball Invitational on Saturday.

    The host Cardinals jumped on the Wolverines for an early 7-0 lead after an inning and cruised to a 13-7 victory. In the tournament capper, Glenwood pounded 16 hits in a 16-1 win.

    Austin Sommerla and Trey Byers each had a pair of hits combined in the two games.

  • Rams shut out Tigers, 10-0

    The Glenwood Rams softball team picked up its fourth win of the season on Thursday with a 10-0, five inning win over Red Oak.

    The Rams scored runs in all five innings, while defensively holding Red Oak to just three hits.

    “Unlike Underwood when we stranded 17 people, tonight we got hits and we got them in,” Glenwood Coach Tim Stanton said.

  • Rams roll to win over Red Oak

    The Glenwood baseball team improved to 4-1 on the season with a 9-1 win over Red Oak on Thursday at A.C. Nuckolls Field.

    The Rams scored all nine of their runs in the first four innings, including a four-run fourth to pull away from the winless Tigers.

  • Wolverines off to 2-0 start...

    The East Mills softball team picked up its second win of the season Friday with a 10-7 victory over Nishnabotna.

    Devin Laughlin and Brooklyn Chickering each had three hits and Katie Sowers and Jessika Lyn two each for the Wolverines’ offensive onslaught. Laughlin homered and drove in three runs.

    Joni Laughlin earned her second win of the season, scattering eight hits and allowing two earned runs in the complete game.

    East Mills 13,
    Sidney 3

  • Rams come up one win short of...

    ADEL - A-D-M’s goal just five minutes into its regional final with Glenwood Monday evening was all the Tigers needed to advance to this week’s Iowa State Soccer Meet.

    Caroline Maher slipped a goal passed the diving hands of Glenwood goalkeeper Kristin Nakamoto in the game’s fifth minute and the Tigers added an insurance goal 22 minutes later to end the Rams’ season in the Class 2A, Region 3 championship match by a final score of 2-0.

  • Souissi, Tucker/Newman seventh...

    ANKENY—Three members of the Glenwood girls tennis team came back from Ankeny with some extra hardware Friday.

    The Rams’ Ons Souissi and the doubles team of Rachel Tucker and Grace Newman both finished seventh at the Class 1A Girls Tennis Championship at the Ankeny Tennis Complex.

  • Rams Beat Two Bluffs Teams

    The Glenwood baseball team bounced back from a season-opening loss to Tri Center to post victories over Council Bluffs St. Albert and Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson last week.

    Glenwood shut out St. Albert 7-0 Thursday night with pitcher Tyler Jensen picking up the win. Corey Bertini and Alec Forbes provided the power for the Rams and Mitch Bowden drove home a trio of runs.