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12/04/2018 - 4:59pm

PARKERSBURG – In the last few years, Brian Benning said he coached an Aplington-Parkersburg wrestling program that was "tougher than snot" in the wrestling room.

 

But when the wrestlers would take the mat in the main gym, it didn't line up with what he was seeing in practice.

 

It was a difference that Benning immediately noted when...

12/04/2018 - 4:52pm
Gladbrook-Reinbeck boys basketball can't exactly go toe-to-toe with some of Grundy Center's big players in the post.   What the Rebels could do was disrupt the Spartans' half-court offense, with G-R's three experienced guards – Jackson Kiburis, Eli Thede and Tyler Tscherter – wreaking havoc in the passing...
12/04/2018 - 4:16pm
GRUNDY CENTER – For three or four summers in a row, Hailey Wallis completed what's known as the "10,000 shot club," a common avenue for those willing to put in the time to try and approach perfection with their shot on the hardwood.   Wallis, now a senior for Grundy Center girls basketball, admits she doesn't keep...
11/29/2018 - 4:57pm
Dike-New Hartford's Amber Rickert and Morgan Weber were each first-team selections on the Class 2A all-state volleyball teams as selected by the Iowa Girls Coaches Association in teams released last week.   Gladbrook-Reinbeck sophomore Saari Kuehl was a first-team selection on the 1A team and Rebel teammate Madison Denny-Weber received 1A...
11/29/2018 - 10:39am
CEDAR FALLS – Mark Farley admits that the linebacker position for the University of Northern Iowa football team hasn't had the most comfortable season.   "It's a struggle every day because of the numbers that we've had and the injuries that we've had," the UNI football head coach said.   When Alfonzo...
11/20/2018 - 12:48pm
The Dike-New Hartford football team had nine players chosen to the Class 1A team of the Iowa Print Sports Writers Association's all-state football teams released this week.   Daniel Graves, Cade Bennett and Isaac Jorgensen were first-team offense selections, with Owen Goos and Parker Kiewiet earning first-team defense honors.   Drew...
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