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Forest City Baseball team advances to district final, plays Saturday night

SPORTS NEWS JULY 16 2014 The Forest City baseball team opened the 2A district tournament with a 5-1 win over Central Springs Tuesday night at home. In a game heard on KIOW, Jeff Andersen scattered 5 hits, striking out 8 Panthers. Tanner Thompson had 2 doubles, 3 RBI and 4 total hits, with Jordan True

Regional Final Softball results, baseball districts heating up

SPORTS NEWS JULY 15 2014 The Osage softball team fell to Spirit Lake 6-5 in a 3A regional final Monday night in Emmetsburg. The Green Devils clawed back from 2-0 and 5-2 deficits, before the Indians scored a run in the 7th inning. Chandler Banta had a solo home run to lead the Green Devil

Belmond-Klemme upsets #6 North Union, on to the Regional Semifinals

SPORTS NEWS JULY 10 2014 The Belmond-Klemme softball team advanced to the regional semifinals with a 2-1 win over 6th ranked North Union Wednesday night. Keyra Cook hit a 2 out bases loaded single in the 7th to win the game. The Broncos are now 11-16, and take on Saint Ansgar at a site to

Forest City, West Hancock girls softball seasons end, Forest City baseball defeats Mason City

SPORTS NEWS JULY 9 2014 The Forest City softball team’s season came to a close Tuesday night, as the Indians fell to the Osage Green Devils 7-1 in a Class 3A regional quarterfinal. In a game heard on KIOW, Autumn Busta took the loss, striking out 2. Forest City’s offense was limited to 4 hits

Forest City Baseball and Softball win, regional softball results

SPORTS NEWS JULY 8 2014 The Forest City softball team finished the regular season with a 12-2 win over Garner-Hayfield/Ventura in 6 innings Monday night. Lydia Schwartz had 3 hits, while Autumn Busta had 4 strikeouts in the circle. Forest City is now 10-21 overall, and travels to Osage tonight to start 3A regional tournament

Forest City splits with Belmond-Klemme, area scores

SPORTS NEWS JULY 7 2014 The Forest City softball team fell to Belmond-Klemme 5-4 in North Iowa Conference action Thursday night. The Indians scored a run in the bottom of the 7th, but couldn’t complete the comeback. Amanda Gross led Forest City at the plate, with a triple and RBI. Liz Springer also had 2

Forest City baseball and softball teams sweep North Iowa, area scores for July 2nd

SPORTS NEWS JULY 3 2014 The Forest City baseball team defeated North Iowa 20-0 and 10-0 in a North Iowa Conference doubleheader Wednesday night. Jeff Anderson got the win in the opener, striking out 6 in 5 innings. Tanner Thompson had 3 hits and 3 RBI, Tyler Prescott had a double and 4 RBI, and

Forest City baseball picks up a pair of wins, area scores from July 1st

SPORTS NEWS JULY 2 2014 The Forest City baseball team defeated Clarion-Goldfield 12-2 in 5 innings in a non-conference game Tuesday night. Colton Shipman picked up the win on the mound, striking out 3. Jordan True, Mitch Krien, and Shipman all drove in 2 runs apiece. The Indians also won a resumed game with Algona

Belmond-Klemme softball defeats North Iowa June 30th

SPORTS NEWS JULY 1 2014 The Belmond-Klemme softball team defeated North Iowa in Buffalo Center 3-1 Monday night. Mackenzie Tenold struck out 6 in the circle, while Rebecca Soma had 2 hits and 2 RBI and Hailey Barrus had 2 hits for the Broncos. Paige Hassebroek had 9 strikeouts for the Bison. Other softball scores:

Forest City girls softball on 3 game winning streak, Baseball falls to Lake Mills 8-6

SPORTS NEWS JUNE 30 2014 The Forest City softball team is on a 3 game winning streak after picking up 3 wins at home Friday and Saturday. Friday, the Indians defeated Lake Mills in North Iowa Conference action 9-0. In a game heard on KIOW, Autumn Busta picked up the win in the circle, striking

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