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#1Newman Catholic Earns 1A Baseball Title Bid

#1Newman Catholic Earns 1A Baseball Title Bid

Top ranked Newman Catholic Knights are headed back to class 1A title game. The championship is Saturday at 11am at Principal Park in Des Moines. The Knights took advantage of several Martensdale-St. Marys miscues to crush the fifth ranked Blue Devils 11-1 in a semifinal round game. That’s Newman pitcher Kaden Wadle, who went the distance and

Lions win on Hogan Walkoff Slam, Again! Knights also advance in baseball, State softball results

SPORTS NEWS JULY 22 2015 For the 2nd time in two games, the Clear Lake Lions came into the bottom of the 7th trailing by a run. For the 2nd time in two games, Jake Hogan gave the Lions a walkoff victory, once again on a Grand Slam, as Clear Lake defeated conference rival Fort

West Hancock, Belmond-Klemme baseball teams fall in district play

SPORTS NEWS JULY 17 2015 The West Hancock baseball team closed out their season with a 10-0 loss to Newman Catholic Thursday night.  Kaden Wadle tossed a no-hitter for the Knights, striking out 9, and walking just one.  West Hancock ends their season at 5-20. Newman Catholic is now 34-4.   The Belmond-Klemme baseball team

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Warriors Recognized for Academic Excellence

Five Waldorf College athletic programs received Scholar-Team honors from the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) for achieving in the classroom during the 2014-15 academic year. The Warrior women’s outdoor track and field, volleyball, softball, women’s basketball and women’s golf teams garnered the recognition from the NAIA, which made the announcement in a news release

Forest City, West Hancock, Belmond-Klemme baseball teams advance

SPORTS NEWS JULY 15 2015 The Forest City baseball team came from behind to defeat Lake Mills 6-5 in a 2A district semifinal Tuesday night.  Colton Shipman came on in relief of Dan Happel in the 2nd inning, and shut down the Bulldog offense that had scored 5 runs. Tyler Prescott homered, Jordan True tripled,