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Only one hurdle is left for the South Hamilton boys basketball team to clear. The Hawks (18-4 overall) will face powerful Underwood (23-0) in a Class 2A substate final on Saturday night at Waukee Northwest High School. Tip is set for 7 p.m. Head coach Matt Juber’s squad captured a ...


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BOONE — Veteran leadership led the South Hamilton boys to an impressive postseason victory here Tuesday night. Senior Ryland Ubben scored 30 points as the Hawks rallied past Pleasantville in a Class 2A, District 8 basketball final, 65-57. South Hamilton (18-4 overall) now meets unbeaten ...

Lynx boys bow out vs. Ballard

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HUXLEY — The Webster City boys saw their season come to an end here Monday night, falling to Ballard, 67-46, in a Class 3A, Substate 2 contest. The Bombers (14-8 overall) advance to face Humboldt on Thursday night in the semifinals, while the Lynx end with a record of 7-15. Ballard jumped ...


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DES MOINES — For a brief moment, it felt just like any of the previous 157 wins for Carson Doolittle in a Webster City singlet. Then the roar from the crowd on Saturday night inside a packed Wells Fargo Arena sank in. Doolittle knocked off two-time defending state champion Jace Hedeman of ...

Webster City boys edge Boone on Senior Night

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The Webster City boys sent their seniors out with a bang, posting a 64-62 victory over Boone. Before the tip, the Lynx honored Braden Doering, Jack Larson, Kaleb White, Jace Larson, Trevyn Lyons, Briar Klaver, Brandon Lahr and Jaxon Cherry. Fueled by a 23-point second quarter, Webster City ...

South Hamilton boys advance

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JEWELL — After a slow start, the South Hamilton boys took care of business in their postseason opener, running past West Central Valley, 69-50. Up next for the Hawks will be Pleasantville on Tuesday in a Class 2A, District 8 semifinal. Tip is set for 7 p.m. in Boone. Down 24-15 after the ...