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BOYS GOLF: Controversial DQ costs Lynx title at Kuemper Invite

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CARROLL - A misinterpretation of a rather simple rule ultimately cost the Webster City boys' golf team the tournament championship at Saturday's Carroll Kuemper Invitational.Lynx head coach Dave Brighton was still steaming about the controversy more than 24 hours after it occurred.Sixth-ranked ...

WHO’S NEXT? Rampage blitz Grizzlies, stay perfect on season

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WEBSTER CITY - Pick a quarterback, any quarterback, and the odds are good that the Midwest Rampage can plug him in and make it work.Starting its third quarterback in as many weeks, Webster City's amateur football team showed no signs of regression here Saturday afternoon, as the Rampage rode ...

BOYS SOCCER: No. 16 Lynx take 3, win pool at W-SR tourney

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WAVERLY - Craig Signorin's pointed words of disappointment following last Thursday's loss to Boone obviously woke his players up.The proof is in the pudding.After seeing its six-match win streak halted by the Toreadors, the 16th-ranked (Class 2A) Lynx began a new surge on Saturday with three ...

BOYS GLF: Risetter shoots 69, Hawks second at Gilbert Invite

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AMES - Top-ranked (Class 2A) South Hamilton recorded three solid rounds at the Ames Golf and Country Club on Saturday.But it takes four scores to win a tournament, particularly one as tough as the Gilbert Invitational.The host Tigers - ranked No. 8 (3A) in the largest spring class - received ...

Lynx golfers honor the passing of coach’s mother

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WEBSTER CITY - Sometimes the simplest of gestures can mean the world.A choked up Dave Brighton, the head boys' golf coach at Webster City, expressed his gratitude to his players after they made the trip to Storm Lake last week to pay their respects following the death of Brighton's mother."All ...

BOYS SOCCER: Boone ends 6-match win streak of No. 16 Lynx

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BOONE - No. 16-ranked (Class 2A) Webster City rode a sizable wave for more than two weeks, but the Lynx were finally thrown off their board here yesterday afternoon.Lethargic throughout, Webster City's six-match win streak was halted by Boone, 2-1. Lynx head coach Craig Signorin didn't pull any ...

Lynx girls put on defensive, fall to Lions

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WEBSTER CITY - Winds strong enough to knock the players off balance if they weren't paying attention proved to be a difficult challenge for the Webster City girls' soccer team to overcome yesterday afternoon at Lynx Field.Clear Lake used the 30 mph winds at its back in the first half to ...

Bombers work for sweep of Lynx on courts

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WEBSTER CITY - The Webster City boys' tennis team pushed Ballard late in quite a few matches, but in the end the Bombers had the answers yesterday afternoon at the WCHS courts.Ballard won all of the close matches and then rolled in several others to blank the Lynx, 9-0."We played better ...

GIRLS TRACK: Lynx golden at Cadet Relays; Flaws wins 100, 200

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IOWA FALLS - A victory lap was the perfect way to end a stellar performance for the Webster City girls' track team at last night's Cadet Relays.The Lynx scored 128 points and claimed a meet title for the first time under the direction of second-year head coach Kristy Manson. WCHS pulled ahead ...

WCHS girls make Toreadors work for win

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WEBSTER CITY - The final score didn't reflect how Webster City girls' tennis coach Heather Kierzek felt about her team's performance yesterday at the WCHS courts.The Lynx suffered a 9-0 loss to Boone, but Kierzek says her players didn't back down from the challenge against the formidable ...

Roberts, Beekman repeat at HC Speedway

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WEBSTER CITY - The rain stayed away, the clouds cleared and fans filled the stands to watch another evening of hotly-contested races Saturday at the Hamilton County Speedway.Racers continued to test and tune their cars as they looked for the perfect combination during just the second week of ...

TRACK BRIEFS

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Anderson, 4x400 win gold for NEH girls, boys at Dream Builder InvitationalMESKWAKI SETTLEMENT - The Northeast Hamilton girls' and boys' track teams both won one event and combined to bring home nine medals from last night's Dream Builder Invitational.The Trojans compiled 51 points to finish ...