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

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

Forest City’s Hailey Kofron signed a letter of intent with the Waldorf College softball team on Wednesday. Pictured from left, Kofron and Waldorf coach Denny Gilbertson

Warriors sign Forest City’s Kofron

After spending her freshman year at Ellsworth Community College, Forest City’s Hailey Kofron is returning to her hometown as a member of the Waldorf College softball team. Kofron, a 2013 Forest City High School (FCHS) graduate, signed a letter of intent with the Warriors on Wednesday. “We are very pleased that Hailey made the decision

Forest City, Lake Mills baseball teams seasons end with district final losses Saturday night

SPORTS NEWS JULY 21 2014 The baseball season came to a close Saturday night at both Forest City and Lake Mills fell in district finals. Forest City fell at home to Eagle Grove 12-0. Tyler Vorrie tossed a 5 hitter for the Eagles, while Jeff Andersen took the loss on the mound for the Indians,

Lake Mills baseball moves on to the District Final game

SPORTS NEWS JULY 18 2014 The Lake Mills baseball team used power from Taylor Throne at the plate to get by Riceville 8-3 in a 1A District semifinal Thursday night. In a game heard on KIOW, Throne hit a pair of solo shots and scored 3 runs. Luke Kayser tossed a complete game, striking out

Forest City Baseball team advances to district final, plays Saturday night

SPORTS NEWS JULY 16 2014 The Forest City baseball team opened the 2A district tournament with a 5-1 win over Central Springs Tuesday night at home. In a game heard on KIOW, Jeff Andersen scattered 5 hits, striking out 8 Panthers. Tanner Thompson had 2 doubles, 3 RBI and 4 total hits, with Jordan True

Regional Final Softball results, baseball districts heating up

SPORTS NEWS JULY 15 2014 The Osage softball team fell to Spirit Lake 6-5 in a 3A regional final Monday night in Emmetsburg. The Green Devils clawed back from 2-0 and 5-2 deficits, before the Indians scored a run in the 7th inning. Chandler Banta had a solo home run to lead the Green Devil