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IOWA FALLS — A loud, hostile environment and a motivated opponent made for a tougher match than the Webster City volleyball team was probably expecting here last night, but when push came to shove, the Lynx had all of the right answers. After squandering an early 11-2 lead and eventually ...


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WEBSTER CITY — It was a month ago, so Bob Howard can’t recall the exact words that escaped his mouth as his players surrounded him at halftime during a Week 3 game against Waverly-Shell Rock. There were no profound messages though, he knows that. But whatever he said, well, worked. A ...

Postseason positioning on the line when Hawks host Eagles

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JEWELL — South Hamilton will finish off its regular season this evening when it welcomes Eagle Grove to Taylor Field for a Class 1A District 2 showdown that will help to sort out the seedings for the postseason. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. It’s simple, really. A South Hamilton (3-4, ...

Gaels, Lions win NCC titles behind youngsters

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GOLDFIELD — Youth, youth and more youth were the keys to success at the 50th running of the North Central Conference cross country meet Tuesday evening at Oak Ridge Golf Course. The younger a team was, the better it seemingly did, particularly near the top of the standings. With one ...

Hawks get by Perry in 3 sets without Remsburg

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PERRY — Playing without its leading hitter, the South Hamilton volleyball team was able to muster enough offense to prevail here Tuesday night. The Hawks were without middle hitter Taylor Remsburg and her 74 kills on the season, but they were still able to fly by Heart of Iowa Conference ...

Goal No. 1: Check

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JEWELL — Madison Beaune was a lurker throughout a good portion of Monday’s Heart of Iowa Conference cross country meet at the Jewell Golf and Country Club. The South Hamilton senior let teammate Anna Lammers set the pace and she simply hung a few meters back as the front pack weaved its ...