The Forest City Indian boys basketball team knocked the Lake Mills Bulldogs from the ranks of the unbeaten Tuesday night, as a 21-4 run in the 3rd quarter opened up a tight ball game, and the Indians held on for a 77-64 win in Lake Mills.  In a game heard on KIOW, Forest City was led by Erich Erdman’s 33 points, while Jordan True had 13 and Isaiah Loeschen and Ethan Erdman each had 10.  Hunter Kingland had 16 and Paul Pins 13 for the Bulldogs, who are now 6-1 overall. 

The West Hancock boys basketball team fell to Belmond-Klemme 75-62 Tuesday night. In a game heard on B103.1, Colin Lane had 25 points, Caleb Torkelson and Court Christianson 15 each for the Broncos, while Nathan Paulus and Trevor Nalan each had 12 for the Eagles.  Other Tuesday boys basketball scores:

Newman Catholic 59, North Iowa 55

Central Springs 54, Nashua-Plainfield 46

West Fork 75, Riceville 26

Rockford 51, Saint Ansgar 38

North Butler 64, Northwood-Kensett 48

Clear Lake 57, Bishop Garrigan 49

Humboldt 72, Algona 58

Iowa Falls-Alden 69, Clarion-Goldfield 41

Saint Edmond 61, Webster City 50


The Forest City girls basketball team defeated Lake Mills 46-32 Tuesday night.  Sarri Happel had 17 points for the Indians, while Mary Evans led the Bulldogs with 11 points.  The West Hancock girls defeated Belmond-Klemme 53-45 Tuesday night. In a game heard on B103.1, Kealey Johnson had 11 and Maria Gonzalez 10 for the Eagles, while Olivia Kuhlers had 17 and Mackenzie Tenold 14 for the  Broncos.  Other girls basketball scores:

North Iowa 67, Newman Catholic 58 Paige Hassebroek, NI, 31 points

Saint Ansgar 57, Rockford 52

Central Springs 57, Nashua-Plainfield 55

Algona 47, Humboldt 42

West Fork 55, Riceville 18

Clarion-Goldfield 54, Iowa Falls-Alden 43

Clear Lake 67, Bishop Garrigan 38


The Forest City wrestling team defeated Garner-Hayfield/Ventura and Central Springs in a double dual Tuesday night.  The Indians defeated Garner-Hayfield/Ventura 57-18, with Tyler Putney at 285, Andrew Mettry at 120, Pierce Gelhaus at 126, Maverick Freerksen at 132, and Beau Sorenson at 170 getting falls.  The Indians also defeated Central Springs 39-34, as Beau Sorenson defeated Kegen Fingalsen of Central Springs 6-4 in overtime at 160 to seal the victory. Forest City wrestles at the North Polk Invitational on Saturday.

Other Tuesday wrestling scores:

Newman Catholic 45, Northwood-Kensett 30

Northwood-Kensett 63, Riceville 6

North Butler 45, Rockford 27

North Butler 44, Saint Ansgar 32

Rockford 45, West Fork 18

Saint Ansgar 54, West Fork 16

Osage 35, Don Bosco 30

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