MBT and KIOW host annual Prep of the Week Banquet May 7th at Bear Creek Golf Course in Forest City

21 athletes from Forest City, Lake Mills, North Iowa, West Hancock and Garner-Hayfield-Ventura were honored at the 2017 Prep of the Week banquet, hosted by KIOW Radio and MBT Bank. Darin Theel of MBT handed out certificates to the athletes in attendance. The MBT KIOW Prep of the Week is announced every Wednesday morning during […]

GHV defeats Forest City, Lake Mills in golf, West Hancock and Lake Mills battle for 2nd on the track

SPORTS NEWS APRIL 18 2017 Garner-Hayfield-Ventura edged the Forest City boys golf team Monday night at Rice Lake Country Club. GHV shot 172, Forest City had 174, and Lake Mills had 207. Matthew Heineman was medalist for the Cardinals with a 38. Avery Busta was runner-up medalist for Forest City with a 41. Alex Martinson […]

West Hancock Boys fall in State Quarterfinals, Garner-Hayfield-Ventura takes on Carroll Kuemper this afternoon

SPORTS NEWS MARCH 7 2017 The West Hancock Eagles closed out their season with a 59-36 loss the Grandview Christian in the quarterfinals of the 1A Boys basketball tournament in Des Moines. Dylan Eckels led the Eagles with 11 points. Ben Eisenman added 10 as West Hancock ended the season at 19-7.  Today, the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura […]

2016-17 TIC Boys Basketball All-Conference Selections   TIC West Division Standings Garner-Hayfield-Ventura 16-0 Forest City 12-4 West Hancock 11-5 Bishop Garrigan 9-7 Lake Mills 9-7 North Union 8-8 Belmond-Klemme 3-13 Eagle Grove 3-13 North Iowa 1-15  1st Team All-Conference James Betz                                  GHV          So. Nick Joynt                                   GHV          Jr. Sam Snyder                                 FC             Jr. Dylan Eckels                                WH            Sr. […]

Cardinals, Eagles punch Boys State Basketball Tournament tickets, Forest City moves one step away

SPORTS NEWS FEBRUARY 27 2017 The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura Boys basketball team exorcised the demons of 2016 Saturday night, as the Cardinals defeated the Osage Green Devils 47-43.  Nick Joynt led the Cardinals with 20 points, including 3 free throws in the final minute to help keep the lead. Cardinal coach Joe Albertson talked after the game […]

Forest City Girls win Top of Iowa West Title, North Iowa girls fall to Northwood-Kensett in Regional tournament

SPORTS NEWS FEBRUARY 10 2017 The Forest City Girls basketball team captured the Top of Iowa Conference West Division title with a 52-51 win over North Union Thursday night in Forest City.  Hannah Anderson led the way with 17 points. Forest City finished the regular season at 15-6 overall, 14-2 in the TIC.  Other Thursday […]