Author Archives: Karl Wooldridge

Emily Koch of Forest City High School is MBT KIOW Prep of the Week for October 7, 2015

PREP OF THE WEEK OCTOBER 7 2015 This week’s MBT KIOW Prep of the Week is a senior at Forest City High School. Emily Koch has helped the Indians to an 18-4 record this season, and a #8 ranking in Class 3A.  Last week, Emily had 38 assists and 6 digs in a 3 sets

Forest City, Lake Mills, Belmond-Klemme volleyball teams sweep Top of Iowa Conference matchups

SPORTS NEWS SEPTEMBER 30 2015 The Forest City volleyball team swept Bishop Garrigan in Top of Iowa Conference action Tuesday night in Forest City. Set scores were 25-19, 25-18, 25-17.  Hannah Vaughan had 9 kills and 4 blocks, Sarri Happel 9 kills, and Ryleigh Lillquist 8 kills and 4 blocks.  Emily Koch had 38 assists

Forest City cross country runs in Algona, GHV Boys and Osage girls win GHV meet

SPORTS NEWS SEPTEMBER 29 2015 The Forest City cross country teams competed at the Algona Invitational Monday night.  Noah Segerstrom led the Indian boys with a 53rd place finish in 18:50, while the team finished 15th. Clear Lake won the meet with 81 points. Mason City was 2nd with 103, and Eagle Grove 3rd with

Forest City, Lake Mills football teams win first game of the year, West Hancock moves to 4-1

SPORTS NEWS SEPTEMBER 28 2015 The Forest City football team used a strong defensive effort to win their homecoming game 7-6 over the Estherville-Lincoln Central Midgets.  Jaxon Jones scored the Indians lone touchdown. Spenser Larson led the Indian defense with 7 total tackles, including 4 solo tackles for loss.  Forest City held Estherville-Lincoln Central to

North Iowa Volleyball sweeps Newman Catholic, Osage outlasts Charles City

SPORTS NEWS SEPTEMBER 25 2015 Thursday volleyball scores: North Iowa over Newman Catholic 25-13, 25-14, 25-22 Iowa Falls-Alden over Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 25-19, 25-14, 17-25, 25-21 Osage over Charles City 25-23, 25-17, 22-25, 19-25, 18-16 Paton-Churdan over Eagle Grove 25-19, 25-16, 20-25, 25-16 AGWSR over North Butler 25-17, 25-16, 24-26, 26-24   The Forest City football team

Forest City, Lake Mills volleyball teams sweep Top of Iowa Conference matches

SPORTS NEWS SEPTEMBER 23 2015 The Forest City volleyball team defeated Belmond-Klemme 25-13, 25-20, 25-16 Tuesday night in Belmond. The offense was balanced as Hannah Vaughan, Maggie Mathiasen, and Josilin Dillavou each had 8 kills, with Emily Koch contributing 8 digs and 31 assists from the setter spot.  Forest City is now 16-1, and travels

Colton Francis is MBT KIOW Prep of the Week for September 23, 2015

PREP OF THE WEEK SEPTEMBER 23 2015 This week’s MBT KIOW Prep of the Week is a sophomore at West Hancock High School. Running back Colton Francis helped the Eagles to a 3-1 record last week, as the back had 14 carries for 193 yards and a touchdown in West Hancock’s 45-8 defeat of Clarion-Goldfield-Dows/CAL. 

Forest City CC Boys 3rd at West Fork, Girls 8th, GHV Boys 3rd at Humboldt

SPORTS NEWS SEPTEMBER 22 2015 The Forest City Boys cross country team finished 3rd at the West Fork Invitational in Rockwell on Monday. Noah Segerstrom finished 8th and Ryan Theel 10th for the Indians, as they scored 77 points. West Fork won the tiebreaker, and the meet with 36 points. Newman Catholic was 2nd, also

Indians fall in Football, GHV, WH, BK winners, Boehmer wins 700th in Volleyball Saturday

SPORTS NEWS SEPTEMBER 21 2015 The Forest City football team was shut out at Osage 41-0 on Friday night. The Indians trailed 7-0 at the half.  Forest City was led by quarterback Ben Midtgaard, who was 4 of 13 passing for 15 yards, and had 34 yards on 11 carries. Sam Snyder had 8 tackles