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First half shooting woes doom Forest City boys, area wrestling scores

SPORTS NEWS DECEMBER 12 2014 A furious 2nd half comeback came up short, and the Forest City boys basketball team fell to Algona high 66-62 Thursday night.  In a game heard on KIOW, Forest City scored just 17 first half points, and trailed 39-23 with 4 minutes to play in the 3rd quarter before closing

2014 36th Annual KIOW Festival of Christmas Concerts Alphabetical Order

Belmond Klemme HS Band-Vocal Mon 6:30 pm Clear Lake HS Vocal Thurs 7 pm Clear Lake HS Band  Weds 3 pm Corwith-Wesley-Luverne Elementary Concert Tues 4:45 pm Corwith-Wesley-Luverne HS B-V Tues 5:35 pm Forest City First Congregational Church Cantata Thurs 11 am Forest City Christian School Sun 7 pm Forest City HS Vocal Thurs 3

2014 KIOW 36th Annual Festival of Christmas Concerts Schedule Chronological Order

2014 KIOW 36th Annual Festival of Christmas Concerts Sunday, December 21 5 pm Lake Mills 5th-6th grade Band/Vocal 6 pm Northwood Kensett MS B-V 7 pm  Forest City Christian School   Monday, December 22 5:35 pm  North Iowa Elementary 6:30 pm  Belmond Klemme High School Band and Vocal 7:30 pm  Garner-Hayfield-Ventura MS-HS Band Concert  

Forest City Boys defeat GHV, Girls fall, Forest City wrestlers fall to Mason City and Charles City

SPORTS NEWS DECEMBER 10 2014 The Forest City boys basketball team defeated Garner-Hayfield/Ventura 67-53 Tuesday night. In a game heard on KIOW, Erich Erdman had 25 to lead the Indians, while Isaiah Loeschen added 10.  Sam Cataldo had 22 to lead the Cardinals. Forest City is now 2-1, and takes on Algona tomorrow night in

West Hancock basketball splits with West Fork, boys remain undefeated

SPORTS NEWS DECEMBER 9 2014 The West Hancock boys basketball team defeated state runner up West Fork in non-conference basketball action Monday night. In a game heard on B103.1, the Eagles got 15 points from Connor Sonius, 14 each from Trevor Nalan and Nate Paulus, and 10 from Jordan Savoy.  West Fork was led by

Forest City basketball splits with Lake Mills, West Hancock splits with GHV, Forest City wrestlers 1-4 at Holmen, WI Duals

SPORTS NEWS DECEMBER 8 2014   The Forest City Boys basketball team fell to Lake Mills 66-60 Friday night in North Iowa Conference action. Erich Erdman led the Indians with 31 points, while Isaiah Loeschen added 10.  Granger Kingland had 28 and Josh Peters 20 for the Bulldogs.  Forest City is now 1-1 overall, and

SPORTS NEWS DECEMBER 3 2014

The Forest City Boys basketball team opened their season with a rout of conference newcomer Eagle Grove 84-24 Tuesday night.  Erich Erdman led the way with 21 points, with Jordan True adding 10. 4 others had 6 or more points in the win.  Forest City travels to Lake Mills Friday night.  The West Hancock boys

Forest City volleyball edged by Iowa Falls-Alden in regional final

SPORTS NEWS NOVEMBER 5 2014 The Forest City volleyball team fell 2 points short of the state volleyball tournament Tuesday night in Clear Lake, falling in 5 sets to Iowa Falls-Alden.  Set Scores were 22-25, 26-28, 25-17, 25-18, 16-14.  Maggie Mathiasen and Rachel Koch each had 22 kills, while Emily Koch had 48 assists. Forest

Lake Mills volleyball to the Regional Final, Waldorf Volleyball sweeps a pair of MCAC matches, and Waldorf Football ends season with homecoming loss

SPORTS NEWS NOVEMBER 3 2014 Friday night, the Lake Mills Bulldogs punched their ticket for yet another regional final by defeating Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 25-21, 25-23, 25-15. Madison Shifflet had 13 kills, while Cede Byrnes had 9 kills and 15 digs, Hailey Borgmeyer and Sydney Larson had 8 kills each. Kelsea Heintzman had 33 assists as the

Forest City volleyball breezes to the 3A regional finals, Lake Mills in 2A semifinal action tonight

SPORTS NEWS OCTOBER 31 2014 The Forest City volleyball team breezed into the regional finals Thursday night, as they swept number 14 Estherville-Lincoln Central 25-15, 25-12, 25-16.  Maggie Mathiasen had 15 kills and 11 digs, Rachel Koch 13 kills and 19 digs, and Sarri Happel 13 kills and 3 blocks. The Indians play for a

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