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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

Area football teams fall in playoffs, Forest City volleyball hosts Estherville-Lincoln Central in semifinal tonight

SPORTS NEWS OCTOBER 30 2014 The West Hancock football team fell to Denver at home 35-14 in the opening round of the Class A playoffs Wednesday night. West Hancock ends their season at 5-5.  Other playoff football scores: South Winneshiek 46, Lake Mills 12 Gladbrook-Reinbeck 49, Belmond-Klemme 18 West Bend-Mallard 72, North Iowa 16 Nashua-Plainfield

Forest City volleyball team advances, Garner-Hayfield/Ventura season ends in regional play

SPORTS NEWS OCTOBER 28 2014 The Forest City volleyball team opened regional tournament play by sweeping Clear Lake Monday night 3 sets to none. Scores were 25-19, 25-10, 25-13.  Maggie Mathiasen led the way with 13 kills and 14 digs, Rachel Koch added 11 kills and 10 digs, while Emily Koch had 29 assists.  Forest

West Hancock, Belmond-Klemme, Lake Mills, North Iowa qualify for the football playoffs

SPORTS NEWS OCTOBER 27 2014   The West Hancock football team defeated Bishop Garrigan 28-6 Friday night to clinch 2nd place in Class A district 3, and a home playoff game.  Dalton Bates carried the ball 43 times for 139 yards and 2 touchdowns, with Jordan Weiland adding 115 yards on 17 carries.  West Hancock

Waldorf moves to 4-3 in NCHL standings

The Waldorf College hockey team capitalized from the get-go to crush St. Mary’s University in a 8-1 victory during Friday’s Northern Collegiate Hockey League (NCHL) contest. “It was an all-around solid team effort,” Waldorf coach Brett Shelanski said. “We started well and were able to bury on scoring chances early.” Artem Savelyev led the Warriors

Warrior Women Place Sixth in Wrestling Bronze Bracket

The Waldorf College women’s wrestling team faced top-notch competition while closing out the Cliff Keen Duals with a sixth-place finish in the bronze bracket on Saturday. “There were a lot of matches wrestled this weekend,” Waldorf coach Tyreece Gilder said. “The team wrestled hard each match.” The Warriors (1-6), ranked No. 13 in the Women’s

York Escapes Bolstorf Field with 1-0 Win

It was a neck-and-neck battle between the Waldorf College and York College men’s soccer teams during Saturday’s Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference (MCAC) contest. The match was scoreless until Eric Runnions put the ball in the back of the net for the Panthers (8-8-1, 1-3) off an assist from Jacob Rodriguez in the 61st minute. The

Four Waldorf Runners Score Personal Bests

Four members of the Waldorf College men’s cross country team crossed the finish line with lifetime-best performances during Saturday’s Mount Marty Invitational. “They all ran very competitively,” Waldorf coach Kelsey Olson said. Boaz Kipkemei, Bryce Gullingsrud, Korey Beaman and Adam Brinkman each turned in their fastest times ever while completing the 8K course for the

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