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Warriors honor Palmer on Senior Night

Warriors honor Palmer on Senior Night

The Waldorf College volleyball team faced a big challenge in its final home match of the season, going up against Grand View University on Tuesday. The Vikings (24-12), ranked No. 14 in the latest National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) poll, brought down the Warriors (16-22) by scores of 25-14, 25-13, 25-20. “Grand View showed

Thompson leads Warriors with 17 points

The Waldorf College women’s basketball put together a strong second half following a slow start in Tuesday’s 71-57 loss to Mount Mercy University. “Defensively, we struggled inside against their strong post play and we gave up too much penetration,” Waldorf coach Katie Schutjer said. The Mustangs (2-1) are currently receiving votes in the National Association

Lake Mills volleyball to the Regional Final, Waldorf Volleyball sweeps a pair of MCAC matches, and Waldorf Football ends season with homecoming loss

SPORTS NEWS NOVEMBER 3 2014 Friday night, the Lake Mills Bulldogs punched their ticket for yet another regional final by defeating Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 25-21, 25-23, 25-15. Madison Shifflet had 13 kills, while Cede Byrnes had 9 kills and 15 digs, Hailey Borgmeyer and Sydney Larson had 8 kills each. Kelsea Heintzman had 33 assists as the

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