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SPORTS NEWS MARCH 4 2014

THE BELMOND-KLEMME BRONCOS DEFEATED 6TH RANKED GLADBROOK-REINBECK 57-52 MONDAY NIGHT TO CLINCH THE TEAMS FIRST STATE TOURNAMENT BERTH FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 1981.  ELIJAH KINSETH AND COURT CHRISTIANSON EACH HAD 14 POINTS, AS THE BRONCOS WERE 20 OF 24 FROM THE FREE THROW LINE.  THE BRONCOS PLAY MONDAY AFTERNOON AT 3:45 PM AGAINST UNDEFEATED

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St. Mary pulls away from Waldorf

Ending the regular season on a three-game winning streak, the Waldorf College women’s basketball team aimed to continue the momentum in the Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference (MCAC) North Tournament. The outcome wasn’t what the Warriors (8-19) had in mind as they saw their season come to a finish with a 94-53 loss to College of

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Waldorf Men Fall to the Panthers

The York College Panthers who are 17-12) defeated. Waldorf College 98-89 in tonight’s MCAC North Tournament semifinal at Bellevue, Nebraska. Waldorf ends the year with a 16-10 record which is the best finish in school history since becoming a four-year college.

North Iowa Conference Girls All-Conference Teams

Player of the year – Maddie Tusha, Garner-Hayfield/Ventura Coach of the year – Chad Erickson, Osage 1st Team All Conference Paige Hassebroek – North Iowa Sarri Happel – Forest City Liz Shaw – Osage Jadee Walsh – Osage Maddie Tusha – Garner Hayfield Ventura Emily Spilman – Garner Hayfield Ventura   2nd Team All Conference

SPORTS NEWS FEBRUARY 28 2014

The Belmond-Klemme Broncos defeated the Lake Mills Bulldogs for the Class 1A District 3 title Thursday night 79-64. The Broncos pulled away from a 5 point halftime lead to lead 62-40 after 3 quarters.  Elijah Kinseth led the way with 25 points on 9 of 11 shooting, with Caleb Torkelson adding 23, and Court Christianson

SPORTS NEWS FEBRUARY 27 2014

Tonight, the Belmond-Klemme Broncos and Lake Mills Bulldogs will play for the Class 1A District 3 title in Garner. The teams split games in the regular season, with the Bulldogs erasing a 17 point deficit to defeat Belmond-Klemme 66-63 on January 17th, while the Broncos blew out the Bulldogs 67-44 on February 10th. The winner

Forest City High School announces their next football coach

Forest City High School has announced that Carroll Kuemper assistant football coach PJ Hedrington has signed a contract to coach the school’s football program and teach high school PE.  Hedrington coached at Kuemper for 2 seasons, winning a state title last year. Hedrington talks to KIOW about why he decided to make this move. New

SPORTS NEWS FEBRUARY 24 2014

The 2014 State Wrestling Tournament wrapped up Saturday night, and Forest City High School crowned another state champion.  Tyler Putney defeated Mario Pena of Hampton-Dumont for the 3rd time this season 3-2 in the ultimate tiebreaker. Putney finished the season at 46-4.  Noah Irons of Lake Mills settled for 2nd at 152 in Class 1A,

1A Consolation Finals

Winners are in BOLD. Team Scores Below Consolation Semifinals 106 Jeremiah Colon Newman Catholic Sophomore 44-5 8-4 2OT Ben Moyer Alburnett 120 Jacob Hansen West Fork Freshman 28-4 7-0 Riley Klein Underwood 138 Taylor Lehman Clarion-Goldfield Senior 32-5 8-3 Erik Freed Mount Ayr 160 Kegen Fingalsen Central Springs Junior 40-2 1-0 Jake Hogan Don Bosco Consolation Finals

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