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Pictured in back, Waldorf head coach Kendrick Clay. In front, from left, Park Center coach Bruce Smith; Henderson; Henderson’s mother, Yvette and brother, Devin, and Waldorf associate head coach Kelsey Olson.

Minnesota recruit joins Warrior cross country, track teams

Minnesota recruit joins Warrior cross country, track teams

Park Center Senior High School’s Deontae Henderson is prepared to run cross country and track at Waldorf College. Henderson, a Minneapolis native and 2014 Park Center graduate, signed a letter of intent with the Warriors last Friday. “Deontae will be a great addition to both the cross country and track programs,” Waldorf coach Kendrick Clay

Forest City, Lake Mills baseball teams seasons end with district final losses Saturday night

SPORTS NEWS JULY 21 2014 The baseball season came to a close Saturday night at both Forest City and Lake Mills fell in district finals. Forest City fell at home to Eagle Grove 12-0. Tyler Vorrie tossed a 5 hitter for the Eagles, while Jeff Andersen took the loss on the mound for the Indians,

Lake Mills baseball moves on to the District Final game

SPORTS NEWS JULY 18 2014 The Lake Mills baseball team used power from Taylor Throne at the plate to get by Riceville 8-3 in a 1A District semifinal Thursday night. In a game heard on KIOW, Throne hit a pair of solo shots and scored 3 runs. Luke Kayser tossed a complete game, striking out

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

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