Sports

04/25/2017 - 12:14pm
GREENE – In an emotional ceremony before running commenced, the North Butler boys track & field team paused to honor long-time guidance counselor, track coach and official Kyle Marquard, naming the meet in his honor on Friday, April 21. Marquard was surrounded by family as he was presented with a plaque to cheers from the home crowd. He spoke briefly, thanking everyone for the honor and...
04/11/2017 - 10:54am
HAMPTON – Even though before this meet, North Butler’s Nicole Heeren admitted to feeling a little sluggish, it didn’t stop her from pulling out a personal best in the shot put to take the individual title at the Lake Bulldogs Relays at Hampton. Heeren’s effort of 38 feet, 3.5 inches was good enough to win it and led the...
04/04/2017 - 11:31am
NASHUA – One is even stronger than the fall, another has discovered the ability to run individual sprints. Any way you look at it, Clarksville had a very good outing by both its girls and boys track & field teams at the West Fork Early Bird meet hosted by Nashua-Plainfield High School. Among the girls, freshman Kori Wedeking out-kicked...
03/27/2017 - 1:08pm
WAVERLY – Only a few inches shy of her personal best, Nicole Heeren finished second in the shot put at the Wartburg Invite on Tuesday, March 14. Heeren’s best effort, her final attempt, went for 37 feet, 9 inches to finish runner-up only to North Fayette Valley’s Marin Ehler (39-1). The rest of the story is available in the March...
03/27/2017 - 1:05pm
WAVERLY – A runner-up spot for freshman Kori Wedeking in the 1,500 and a tie for third in the high jump for teammate Emma Poppe were among the highlights for the Indian girls track team in the third and final Wartburg Indoor high school meet of the season. Wedeking battled in the final 200 against North Fayette Valley’s Macy Niewoehner...
03/14/2017 - 12:46pm
CEDAR FALLS – A pair of girls’ top-20 finishes and despite only one counting long jump, Dylan Jacobs’ finish were among the Clarksville highlights of the Dickinson Indoor Relays held at the UNI-Dome on Monday and Tuesday, March 6-7. Kori Wedeking ran to 18th in the 3,000-meter run and Emma Poppe finished in a tie for 18th in the...
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