Kristi Nixon

05/22/2018 - 10:58am
DES MOINES — From the first state meet experience to the last, Clarksville track athletes felt the support from their community in Des Moines.   With senior Spencer Gray competing in the long jump a large contingent of fans from Clarksville made up the far northwest corner of the stadium stands.   The Indians’ lone boys’ competitor, Gray, finished 17th in the long jump...
04/11/2018 - 1:52pm
CLARKSVILLE – It’s been a crazy last few weeks for Clarksville sophomore Emma Poppe. The Indians’ four-sport athlete has been back-and-forth from Hollywood a few times while her older sister, Maddie Poppe, has reached the top-24 on American Idol. Meanwhile, she waits for the snow to stop and the weather to warm up enough for her...
03/27/2018 - 10:32am
WAVERLY – Two different North Butler track & field girl athletes finished among the top-six in events at the third and final Wartburg Indoor high school meet of the season. Morgan Arjes raced to sixth in the 400-meter run in 1 minute, 7.04 seconds and Nicole Heeren tied for sixth in the shot put with an effort of 35 feet, 11 inches....
03/27/2018 - 10:29am
WAVERLY – Clarksville’s Kori Wedeking picked up where she left off in the distance events from last track season, taking a pair of top-five finishes in the 1,500 and 3,000. In the latter event, Wedeking led all but the bell lap to finish runner-up to Central City’s Emily Staal by a little more than a second at 11:20.10. Wedeking...
02/27/2018 - 3:36pm
CLARKSVILLE – Not only was Clarksville sophomore Kori Wedeking one of the top girls’ basketball players in the Iowa Star North, she was named part of the elite division of the conference, which includes both divisions, announced last week. Wedeking was the only player on the North Division who was a unanimous first team vote-getter for...
02/20/2018 - 12:04pm
DES MOINES – Winning the final match of his high school career, Brandon Trees of North Butler-Clarksville came up just one shy of the landmark 150 he was aiming for when the Class 1 A state meet started. The senior 170-pounder placed seventh with a 3-2 decision, getting the initial takedown of Gunnar Grunsted of Panorama that proved to be...
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