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Barquist, Fisher and Peters earn gold for SH at Hawk Relays

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JEWELL - The South Hamilton boys' track and field team double-medaled twice and double-placed in five individual events on its way to a successful outing at its own Hawk Relays last night at the Mike Penning Athletic Complex.A healthy dose of points in the field events, followed by standout ...

Lynx score 6 unanswered goals, throttle CMB, 6-1

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MAXWELL - Sarah Vogelbacher ripped off four second-half goals and added an assist, as the Webster City girls' soccer team overcame an early 1-0 deficit to thump CMB, 6-1, here last night.Hannah Williams added a pair of goals for the Lynx (3-3), who owned a 31-7 advantage in shots taken. WCHS ...

HOMETOWN FUN

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WEBSTER CITY - Tony Bussan had plenty to smile about as he watched and judged the progress of his Webster City boys' track and field team on a picturesque Tuesday night.Throws, jumps, sprints, distance, relays - pick any of them at random and the odds are good WCHS showed improvement in front ...

Lynx hold off Gilbert by 2 shots, defend Ballard Invite title

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RHODES - Six teams teed it up in Tuesday's Ballard Invitational, but, really, the most anticipated storyline involved only two.And they delivered.Ranked Nos. 1 and 2 in stroke average regardless of class according to information entered into the quikstats database, Webster City and Gilbert went ...

Sogard starts to find his game, Hawks win meet

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JEWELL - Nathan Sogard was awfully glad to get home.A member of South Hamilton's 2014 Class 2A state championship team and an individual top-15 performer at the 2015 state meet, Sogard's junior season hasn't been all booming drives and birdie putts so far this spring.But perhaps Tuesday's ...

Hawk girls 7th at tourney

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Facing a talented and deep field, the still inexperienced South Hamilton girls' golf team fell back into seventh place at the nine-team West Marshall Invite Tuesday afternoon at Lincoln Valley Golf Course.The Hawks posted an 18-hole total of 430, 64 shots behind team champion Grundy Center ...

Vets supply the points for Lynx at Bengal Relays

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GILBERT - With two major gaps in its usually strong lineup and adverse conditions to deal with, the Webster City girls' track and field team did what it could to stay in contention near the top of the Class A leaderboard at Monday's Bengal Relays.Missing key cogs Haley Flaws and Haley Johnson ...

Hawks score in bunches in field events at Bengal Relays

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GILBERT - The four field events are where the South Hamilton girls' track and field team buttered its bread during Monday's sometimes wet and sometimes cold Bengal Relays.Two gold medals and 30 points - 44 percent of the team's overall points haul - helped push the Hawks to 68 1/2 points and a ...

Ferrell fires 1-under 35, Lynx cruise

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WEBSTER CITY - Nathan Ferrell learned what a demotion felt like last week. But he didn't pout. He simply went back to work.He's been promoted again, too. And he intends to remain a fixture in the talented and deep Webster City boys' golf lineup.After starting the season as a member of the ...

Pinna’s hat trick powers No. 14 Lynx to rout

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WEBSTER CITY - Scoring early hasn't always been easy for the 14th-ranked (Class 2A) Webster City boys' soccer team.The Lynx were able to shuck those problems aside, for one night anyway.With just one goal to his name in six previous outings, Antonio Pinna locked up a hat trick before the match ...

Eight players notch goals, WCHS girls roll to easy win

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LATIMER - The goals came in bunches on Monday and by the time it was over the Webster City girls' soccer team had doubled its season scoring total in less than 75 minutes of play.On the pitch looking to end a two-match skid, the Lynx piled up eight goals in the first half and went on to trounce ...

GOLF BRIEFS

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SH BOYS STRUGGLE AT TOURNEY: Inconsistencies in all aspects of the game pushed the South Hamilton boys' golf team back to a ninth-place team finish in the 14-team West Marshall Invite on Monday at Lincoln Valley Golf Course in State Center.The Hawks fired a 353. Grinnell won the team crown with ...

Talented Arizona Modified driver shines in opener

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WEBSTER CITY - He's arguably the hottest Modified driver in the country and he showed local race fans why as the Hamilton County Speedway opened up the 2016 season in front of an energized crowd Saturday night.Ricky Thornton, Jr., of Chandler, Arizona, took the lead from Webster City driver ...

PREP BRIEFS

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Fuhs wins individual title, Lynx the team crown at Spencer InviteSPENCER - Webster City put all four of its scoring players in the top 12 and went home with all of the hardware from Saturday's Spencer Invitational.Alec Fuhs earned the individual title in a three-hole playoff and the Lynx posted ...

LYNX SEE RED

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WEBSTER CITY - The stance: side-hill and uphill. The yardage: 205 to a back-pin position and blind the entire way. The execution: flawless.And Avery Fuhs never even cracked a smile.Well, not until the meet was over and he was able to see what he and his teammates accomplished.Fuhs was one of ...

Lynx make leap to tougher competition, take sixth at Waukee

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WAUKEE - The Webster City girls' track and field team could have probably stayed closer to home and found a meet that it could pile up the points and medals.But why take the easy route?Instead, the Lynx once again made the long trek south to the metro to compete in the Waukee Girls Relays ...

SPORTS BRIEFS

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LYNX GIRLS THRIVE IN BREAKERS: The Webster City girls' tennis team was at ease in tight situations yesterday at the WCHS courts, and that was the difference in a thrilling 5-4 victory over Grundy Center.The Lynx went 4-2 in tiebreaker situations and claimed the victory when Megan Parkhill and ...

State champ Lynx open campaign with easy win

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HUMBOLDT - Dave Brighton understands that his Webster City boys' golf team will be competing this spring against its own expectations just as much as the slew of opponents that will step up to take a crack at the reigning Class 3A state champions.Were those expectations met in the season ...

Comets control singles and doubles, blank Lynx

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WEBSTER CITY - There's good news for Steffen Chambers: It really can't get much tougher.Just 24 hours after standing across the net from 2015 Class 1A state singles champion Sam Jones of Clear Lake, Chambers - Webster City's No. 1 singles player - faced another mountain to climb against last ...