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Waldorf coach ‘optimistic’ about recruits

FOREST CITY – Fifty-four players complete the incoming recruiting class for the Waldorf College football team’s upcoming season. “It’s a big, deeper class,” Waldorf coach Kent Anderson said. “We’re very excited. It gives us an opportunity to be optimistic, but we know we have a long way to go.” The Warriors are aiming to generate

Mason City Newman Catholic to 1A baseball championship game for 3rd year in a row

SPORTS NEWS AUGUST 1 2014 The Newman Knights have punched their ticket back to the 1A state baseball title game with a thrilling 5-4 win over Don Bosco of Gilbertville Thursday afternoon in Des Moines. The Knights jumped out to a 3-0 lead after 1 inning, but needed heroics from Joe Burgmeier on the mound

The 2013-14 Waldorf Basketball Team is the last Waldorf team Jerome coached.

Waldorf team records 3.13 GPA

The Waldorf College women’s basketball team was recently recognized for academic achievement, earning Scholar-Team honors from the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). “Each year, women’s basketball players have added to the quality of academics on campus,” said retiring Waldorf coach Denny Jerome. “I’m proud of the tradition of excellence they have displayed in the

NIACC Hall of Fame 2014 Class Announced

The NIACC athletic department is pleased to announce the hall of fame class of 2014. The class includes football coach Dick Ramsey, men’s basketball player Brent “Bo” Bair, women’s basketball player Terri (Helgeson) Craft, football player Mike Heston and former NIACC coach and Vance Baird. Ramsey, who coached at NIACC from 1986-2002, compiled a record

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Brindley guides Earlham to Class 2A crown

Waldorf College softball recruit Kaylie Brindley continued her dominance inside the pitcher’s circle, helping her team capture a state championship. Brindley guided Earlham High School to a 6-4 win over Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont in the Class 2A state title game on Friday. “Kaylie capped a solid high school softball career with an outstanding run in the postseason,”

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Florida recruit ‘can’t wait to hit the mats’

The Waldorf College women’s wrestling team is excited to add Maciel Ramirez to its recruiting class for the upcoming season. “It’s great to have Maciel on board,” Waldorf coach Tyreece Gilder said. “The level of excitement she brings for the sport of wrestling is contagious.” Ramirez calls Bronx, N.Y. her hometown and is a 2014