Author Archives: Karl Wooldridge

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Sectional Wrestling Reports on KIOW and B103

Saturday, February 6th KIOW Sectional Wrestling Reports 2A in Charles City Top of the Hour starting at 1:00 PM 1A in Britt 15 past the hour starting at 12:15 PM 2A in Garner half past the hour starting at 12:30 PM 1A in Manly 45 past the hour starting at 12:45 PM KHAM Sectional Wrestling

Forest City basketball falls to West Hancock, Osage, Lake Mills win divisions of Top of Iowa Conference Wrestling tournament

SPORTS NEWS FEBRUARY 1 2016 The Forest City basketball teams fell to West Hancock Friday night in Britt. The girls fell 61-44, as cold shooting doomed their chance to avenge an earlier loss to the Eagles. Hannah Anderson and Sarri Happel each had 13 for the Indians. Emma Chizek had 19, and Kelly Leerar 13

Osage leading heading to the final round of the inaugural Top of Iowa Conference Wrestling Tournament

Team Scores through Consolation Semifinals Team Scores 1. Osage 202.0 2. Lake Mills 161.5 3. Central Springs 155.0 4. Saint Ansgar 127.5 5. Belmond-Klemme 121.5 6. North Butler 116.0 7. Newman Catholic 109.5 8. Garner-Hayfield/Ventura 102.0 9. Nashua-Plainfield 99.0 10. Forest City 93.5 11. West Hancock 88.5 12. Rockford 79.0 13. Eagle Grove 60.0 13.

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Forest City High Fares Well at Group Speech Competitions

This past weekend, area schools converged on West Hancock High School to participate in the group speech competitions. The winners would advance to the state competitions later this year. Several schools sent a number of students on to those finals, among them Forest City High School. Speech and Debate Coach Scott Bertleson said that his Forest City

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Klemme Farmer Recognized by the Iowa Soybean Association

A Klemme farmer was honored at the annual Iowa Soybean Association (ISA) Awards Banquet in Des Moines.  The Jan. 26 ceremony celebrated the accomplishments of past, current and future leaders of the soybean industry. Brent Renner (pictured above center) was presented the New Leader Award with the help of DuPont Pioneer. It recognizes an ISA member’s outstanding

West Hancock basketball sweeps North Iowa, GHV wrestlers sweep 3 duals

SPORTS NEWS JANUARY 27 2016 The West Hancock Girls basketball team defeated North Iowa 61-30 Tuesday night as Maria Gonzalez scored her 1,000th career point.  Kelly Leerar had 17 points, while Faith Hammer and Emma Chizek added 13 each.  Other Tuesday Girls basketball scores: Bishop Garrigan 65, Garner-Hayfield-Ventura 45 Hannah Lau, GHV, 21 points, Jillian