Kristi Nixon

11/14/2017 - 12:53pm
CLARKSVILLE – Since Clarksville and North Butler wrestling programs have only recently agreed to share wrestling with North Butler hosting the high school program, Clarksville is the home to its middle school team. Clarksville middle school coach Bob Goeller and his assistant, Travis Holm, are in charge of 14 total wrestlers from both schools which started practicing on Monday, Nov. 6....
11/08/2017 - 10:53am
GREENE – North Butler Class 1A state discus champion Nicole Heeren signed a national letter of intent to throw for Division II Wayne State College out of Nebraska this (Wednesday) morning. Heeren, who was also the Class 1A shot put runner-up last year, said that the school was the right fit for her. A full story will run in the Nov. 16 print...
10/31/2017 - 11:22am
FORT DODGE – It had to be the shoes. Running to a career-best time of 19 minutes, 47.3 seconds, Clarksville sophomore Kori Wedeking repeated her feat of finishing top-15 to earn a medal in the Class 1A state cross country meet.' “I wore different shoes this time,” Wedeking said, “and my coach (Ralph Longus) said my feet...
10/24/2017 - 12:30pm
TRIPOLI -- It would be easy to be intimidated by all the state volleyball banners and the packed trophy case outside the Tripoli gymnasium.   North Butler showed no signs of that, but it still couldn't avoid the fate of a 3-0 sweep at the Panthers' place in the Class 1A Region 5 quarterfinal on Monday, Oct. 23.  ...
10/24/2017 - 12:15pm
CLARKSVILLE – A fired up Clarksville volleyball team stormed out to a 2-0 lead over Mason City Newman in this Class 1A Region 5 opener at home. But the Knights regrouped and pulled off the 3-2 win to advance past the Indians on Tuesday, Oct. 17. Coach Brandon Zelle knew his squad caught the visiting team off-guard at the start. “We...
10/24/2017 - 12:13pm
EAGLE GROVE – Many of the North Butler cross country team runners raced to personal bests at the Class 1A state qualifier at Eagle Grove, but the sheer quality of runners bested the Bearcats at the end. The top finish among the boys and girls for coach Kirk Clark’s team was 43rd, short of the top-15 individuals who advanced to this...
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