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Wilke Named NSAA Special Teams Player of the Week

Wilke Named NSAA Special Teams Player of the Week

Dustin Wilke, the kicker and punter for the Waldorf College football team, was honored as the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Special Teams Player of the Week on Monday. Wilke accounted for all nine of Waldorf’s points as he connected on field goals of 36, 31 and 44 yards in a 34-9 loss to Kansas

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North Star Athletic Association Football Round Up

The first edition of the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Football Players-of-the-Week was announced by the conference office Monday. Kurtis Walls of Valley City State (N.D.) was selected as Offensive Player-ofthe-Week, while Celestino White of Presentation (S.D.) was picked as Defensive Player-of-the-Week. Dustin Wilke of Waldorf (Iowa) was named as NSAA Football Special Teams Player-of-the-Week.

Forest City and West Hancock fall, Garner-Hayfield/Ventura and Belmond-Klemme pick up big wins in football opener

SPORTS NEWS AUGUST 31 2015 The Forest City football team opened the 2015 regular season with a tough loss at home to Algona in non-district play 21-14 Friday night. The loss was especially tough as senior Tyler Anderson was injured catching a touchdown pass, and may be lost for the season.  Ben Midtgaard completed 5

Defenders Edge Warriors

 In a low-scoring affair, Dordt College escaped with a 1-0 win over the Waldorf College women’s soccer team on Saturday. Sophomore Hanna DeVries faced nine shots on goal and collected eight saves for the Warriors (0-3). Waldorf attempted five shots on the day, finishing with three shots on goal. Juniors Brittney Thornton, Melanie Chandler and freshman Grace Engelman each provided shots on

Forest City Volleyball wins season opener, area scores

SPORTS NEWS AUGUST 28 2015 The Forest City Volleyball team opened their initial season in the Top of Iowa Conference by sweeping Eagle Grove 25-12, 25-13, 25-10. Emily Koch had 30 assists, Josilin Dillavou had 10 kills and 9 digs, Hannah Anderson added 8 kills, and Hannah Vaughan had 6 kills and 4 blocks.  Other