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Hawkeye offensive lineman Boone Myers earns scholarship

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WEBSTER CITY - It really wasn't a matter of if, but when. The when came on Friday.Boone Myers, a 2013 Webster City High School graduate, was put on scholarship on the University of Iowa football team following the conclusion of the team's preseason camp. Myers joined the team last fall as a ...

Terrones officially named Gilbert head coach

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WEBSTER CITY - The chance to sit on the bench and lead the program that he once carried to the Class 2A state tournament as a player was too good to pass up.In the end, B.J. Terrones had to follow his heart back home.After resigning as the head boys' basketball coach at South Hamilton last ...

Terrones leaving SH for hoops gig at Gilbert

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WEBSTER CITY - B.J. Terrones is going home.Terrones verbally resigned his position as the head boys basketball coach at South Hamilton on Friday and has accepted the same position at Gilbert, according to South Hamilton Athletic Director Todd Coy.Terrones, who sources said interviewed for the ...

Elliott shines brightest at Night of 1,000 Stars

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BRITT - Mark Elliott exorcised a lot of race demons here Thursday night.The Webster City driver led every lap and won the Night of 1,000 Stars special for IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds at the Hancock County Speedway. His share of the purse totaled $7,000 - $3,500 for the victory and $2,500 ...

Hawks pick up all-HOIC nods for junior outfielders Olson, Rader

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WEBSTER CITY - A difficult season in the treacherous Heart of Iowa Conference left the South Hamilton baseball team with just two all-conference honors at season's end.Junior outfielders Caleb Olson and JD Rader were both named to the honorable mention squad after the Hawks put together a 3-20 ...

Seiser exits stage with another ISC 1st-team nod

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WEBSTER CITY - Logan Seiser doesn't have much to complain about following a senior year that was highlighted by one athletic honor after another.Football: all-district.Basketball: all-conference and all-state.Track: state qualifier.Baseball: all-conference.Check, check, check and check.Seiser ...

Hawks collect six all-conference softball accolades

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WEBSTER CITY - South Hamilton's steady climb up the Heart of Iowa Conference softball ladder this season paid dividends in the form of a slew of postseason honors.Six Hawks were named all-conference after the team put together a 15-15 season, including an 11-6 mark in the HOIC - good enough for ...

Versatile Mossman named to all-NCC 1st team

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WEBSTER CITY - Consistency and versatility were key components to Ben Mossman's successful baseball season in a Webster City uniform.He could hit. He could pitch. He could play the field.Whatever the Lynx needed on a given night, Mossman put in the effort and that got him noticed by the coaches ...

Gaels land 3 on all-state teams

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WEBSTER CITY - A total of 17 players with local conference affiliations were named to the Iowa Girls Coaches Association all-state softball teams.The IGCA released its all-state rosters yesterday and also named its coaches of the year in each of the five classes. They included Todd Colt of ...

2013-14 DFJ Male Athlete of the Year – Trevor Ullestad

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WEBSTER CITY - The Jewell Golf and Country club is nearly a ghost town by 4 p.m. on a gusty and uncharacteristically cool Sunday afternoon in July.The tee boxes are empty. The flags are all in place and the only noticeable sounds come from the wind whistling through the trees.The weekend ...

A Year’s Worth Of Highlights

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Football: SH 6-4, 1A playoff qualifierAug. 30, 2013: Ullestad opened his senior football campaign in style with a touchdown reception and interception in South Hamilton's 22-0 non-district win over rival Roland-Story.Sept. 27, 2013: Ullestad vaulted to the top of the Class 1A interceptions list ...

2013-14 DFJ Female Athlete of the Year – Kaylee Schnathorst

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WEBSTER CITY - Sitting on the Webster City High School track as the sun finally fades into darkness on a warm and mosquito-riddled July night, Kaylee Schnathorst feels free.For four-plus years she dedicated her extracurricular life to bringing victories to the Lynx sports programs and she did ...

A Year’s Worth Of Highlights

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Volleyball: WCHS 24-10 overall, 8-1 NCCSept. 3, 2013: Schnathorst opened her senior campaign in style, smashing 13 kills from her outside hitter position in 2-0 wins over North Polk and Ballard.Sept. 12, 2013: WCHS opened up North Central Conference play with a 3-0 sweep of Fort Dodge St. ...

Hamilton Co. Speedway crowns track champions

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WEBSTER CITY - As the drivers eased their race trailers down the Hamilton County Speedway's pit road Saturday evening you can bet they had two questions on their mind - how fast was the track and how would they finish out the evening?One look and the racers knew that track promoter Al Uhrhammer ...

Winding down

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WEBSTER CITY - For the 88 racers in the pits at the Hamilton County Speedway Saturday night, this was a next-to-the-last chance to better their season point standings.Racing was close and intense as the drivers gunned hard to the front in their efforts to grab the checkers.Churdan's Jason ...

Clock Strikes Midnight

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CLEAR LAKE - The scoreboard never lies, but it also doesn't always tell the whole truth and nothing but the truth either.Take Friday's Class 3A District 3 semifinal for instance. The large board just outside the fence in left field posted the final score: Clear Lake 9, Webster City 2. It looked ...

Lynx place 7 on all-NCC teams

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WEBSTER CITY - A runner-up showing in the North Central Conference for the Webster City softball team paid dividends when it came time to pick the best players in the league.And it was deja vu for two players in particular.Senior center fielder Kaylee Schnathorst garnered her fourth consecutive ...

Myers’ lifelong Motocross dream comes true

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WEBSTER CITY - Every five-year-old kid has been asked the question: what do you want to be when you grow up?Astronaut. Firefighter. Pro football player. Ballerina. The list of tried and true answers goes on and on.That's the thing about childhood dreams, however; most of the time, they're just ...