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Sunday, Sep. 25, 2016
RV girls split VB matches (09/23/16)
CORRECTIONVILLE - The River Valley girls split two recent volleyball matches at home, beating OABCIG 3-0, and falling 3-0 to rival Ridge View. Game scores against OABCIG were 25-20, 25-19, 25-17. Leading hitters for RV were Delaney Zahnley 14-16 and four kills, followed by Makenna Thomas 12-13 and four kills, Marie Sauvain 10-12 and five kills, and Alycen Knaack 9-10 and five kills. ...
MMCRU girls split VB matches (09/23/16)
MARCUS - The MMCRU volleyball team split two recent matches in Marcus, defeating Storm Lake St. Nary's 3-0, and losing to West Sioux 3-0. Game scores in the win over St. Mary's were 25-23, 25-11, 25-20; and in the loss to West Sioux scores were Leading hitters against the Panthers were Emily Moser 15-16 and four kills, dollowed by Aliyah Jackson 12-14 and five kills, and Kayla Alesch 10-10 and three kills. ...
Warrior netters drop tough match to PAC (09/23/16)
ALTA - The Alta-Aurelia volleyball team lost a tough Twin Lakes Conference match here against Pocahontas Area Mobday night, three games to two. The Warriors won the first two games of the match, 30-28 and 25-17, but they were unable to close it out, as Poky came back to win the next three games by scores of 25-15, 25-19, 15-10...
Braves upset Sioux Center for Homecoming Victory (09/21/16)
CHEROKEE - Coming off their first win of the season the Cherokee Braves football team was ready to give their homecoming crowd an exciting upset victory over the Sioux Center Warriors last Friday night, as Braves' senior quarterback Mason Pitts accounted for five touchdowns in the game - including a pick-six that ultimately iced the game for the Braves - and gave Cherokee the 33-19 Homecoming victory...
Storm Lake HS swimmers finish 5th at Fort Dodge (09/21/16)
FORT DODGE-The Storm Lake High School Girls' Swim Team, which includes members from several different area communities, had their first full meet of the season here on Saturday September 17th. The meet was an invitational meet with a prelim/finals format, meaning that each of the eight teams at the meet entered up to six girls in each individual event and two relays in each relay event. ...
Cherokee volleyball tournament goes to SC East (09/21/16)
CHEROKEE - Cherokee hosted an invitational volleyball tournament in the Washington High gym Saturday, and the team championship was won by Sioux City East, which posted a perfect 4-0 match record. Sceond place went to Hinton, which had a 3-1 record. The host Cherokee Braves posted a 1-3 record...
Wolverines go to 2-0 in the District (09/21/16)
FORT DODGE - The South O'Brien football team traveled to Fort Dodge to play the St Edmond Gaels Friday night, with the Class 1A District 2 action taking place at Dodger Stadium. The Wolverines scored a touchdown in each quarter and won the contest, 27-6...
Ridge View powers to third straight win (09/21/16)
HOLSTEIN - Ridge View upended Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 28-0 in District football action here Friday. The win was the Raptors' third straight win after an opening week non - district loss at Alta-Aurelia, and improved their district recoprd to 2-0. Senior quarterback Tyler Wingert had anothe big day on the gridiron for Ridge View, compleing 16 of his 36 pass attempts for 208 yards and three touchdowns, one each to Ryan McGuire, Juan Nava and Colton Wunshel. ...
River Valley falls to Glidden-Ralston (09/21/16)
CORRECTIONVILLE - The River Valley Wolverines hosted Glidden-Ralston here Friday in a Class 8 Man District football game and though the host team put up 22 points on the scoreboard, that fell short of the visitors' 66 points, and River Valley suffered its fourth loss of the season with no wins...
Royals drop to 1-3 with loss at Sioux Central (09/21/16)
SIOUX RAPIDS - Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen Union lost a District football game to Sioux Central here on Friday. The final score was 37-0, as the Royals were held to 92 yards on the gound and 16 through the air by the Rebel defense. Tyler Brimm gained 83 yards for the Royals on 19 rushing attempts, while quarterback Tristen Olson completed four of his 14 pass attempts for 15 yards and had two interceptions...
Warriors fall to #4 Hinton (09/21/16)
HINTON - The Alta-Aurelia football team traveled to Hinton Friday night, and the Warriors wound up on the wrong end of a 49-7 Class 1A district matchup with the #4 ranked Blackhawks. Hinton's Jay Small completed 14 of 21 pass attempts, good for 204 yards and three touchdowns, two of the TD passes going to Brandon Vondrak and the other to Andrew Hasselquist...
Alta-Aurelia sweeps Newell-Fonda (09/19/16)
ALTA- The Alta-Aurelia volleyball team posted a 3-0 win here over Twin Lakes Conference rival Newell-Fonda Thursday. The Warriors won by game scores of 25-18, 25-18, 25-16. Laney Stanton had 13 kills for the Watrriors and Lauren Rohwer added nine of her own, while Annika Patton had 24 assists, and the team had some excellent serving efforts. ...
MMCRU splits VB matches (09/16/16)
MARCUS - The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen Union volleyball team split two matches here this week, defeating Storm Lake St. Mary's 3-0, and losing 3-0 to West Sioux. Against St. Mary's, Emily Moser led in hitting with 15-16 and four kills, followed by Aliyah Jackson 12-14 and five kills, and Kayla Alesch 10-10 and three kills. Rylee Gannon led in set assists with seven, and Rae Tucker tallied six. Jackson and Aspen Woodall had three digs each...
MMCRU FB coaches (09/16/16)
Members of the Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union football coaching staff this season include, front row, left to right, Derrick Marra, Jerome Holmes, Alex Wymmer. Back, Matt Hansen, Kyle Oswald, Collin Youde, and T.J. Schaefer.
WHS girls 3-2 at Spencer VB Invite (09/16/16)
SPENCER - The Cherokee Washington High volleyball team continued competing against tough, traditional powers while posting a solid 3-2 match record at Saturday's Spencer Invitational. Cherokee defeated Algona 2-0, Carroll 2-1, and Maple Valley/Anthon-Oto 2-1, and lost 2-0 to Humboldt, and 2-0 to host Spencer...
#1 HWC sweeps Cherokee VB team (09/16/16)
HULL - The state's usual Class 2A #1 volleyball team - Hull Western Christian - showed its prowess again here Tuesday night in a 3-0 sweep of a good Cherokee Washington High team by game scores of 25-9, 25-13, 25-6. Makenna Carver led Cherokee hitters with 11-15 and three kills, followed by Kassidy Pingel 11-16 and five kills, Lindsay Williams 9-12 and one kill, and Alayne Graybnill 6-9 and two kills...
Koch, Ege impressive in MLB stints (09/16/16)
Cherokee's Matt Koch and Cody Ege, teammates at Washington High and the University of Louisville, have both done some impressive mound work since their call up to the major leagues on September 1st. Ege, a left hander, has made six relief appearances for the California Angels. He has pitched four innings, giving up five hits and one run. Cody has struck out four, walked none, held two leads for his team and compiled an ERA of 2.25...
Cherokee, Ridge View girls run at Storm Lake Invite (09/16/16)
STORM LAKE - The Storm Lake Invitational Cross Country Meet was held her on Saturday September 13th. Spencer topped the Girls Varsity team standings, scoring 62 points, followed by Denison-Schleswig (79) and LeMars (95). Two schools from the Chronicle Times coverage area also participated in the girls varsity meet, with Ridge View finishing 10th in the Team Standings and Cherokee Washington 12th...
Wolverines' Brasser 3rd at WC Invite (09/16/16)
MOVILLE - South O'Brien junior Peyton Brasser finished third in the Boys Varsity 5k at Tuesday's Woodbury Central Invitational Cross Country Meet, run on The Meadows Golf Course here. Brasser ran the event in a time of 17:27.82, trailing only Sergeant. ...
Warriors' volleyball team denied by strong East Sac squad (09/16/16)
ALTA - The Alta-Aurelia volleyball team hosted a strong team from East Sac County Tuesday night, and the Warriors lost in three sets by game scores of 17-25, 15-25, 20-25. Lauren Rohwer had 14 kills for the Warriors and Erin Lockin had nine. Annika Patton dished out 26 assists. Rohwer and Laney Stanton each had one block, and in serving, Morgan Jacobson was 11-11, with one ace and Lockin was 11-12 with two aces...
Braves roll by Indians, 32-6 (09/14/16)
Last Friday the Cherokee Braves looked to get in the win column and get their first district win with their first home football game of the season. The Braves were able to do just that, defeating Pocahontas Area/Laurens-Marathon by a score of 32-6. The Braves were fired up right from their first possesion. ...
South O'Brien gets 1st win (09/14/16)
HARTLEY - The South O'Brien football team picked up their first win of the season Friday, 25-7, against the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Hawks, in their first district game of the season. The Wolverines scored first, with 8:27 to go in the first quarter, on a 2 yard run by Sam Nelson. Drew Faust kicked the PAT...
RV falls to Boyer Valley (09/14/16)
DUNLAP - The River Valley Wolverines were unable to slow down a potent passing attack Friday, as Boyer Valley's Joe Weber completed 18 of 33 passes for 196 yards and four touchdowns in a 44-8 triumph over the Wolverines in District 8-Man football action here...
Ridge View wins big, 40-8 (09/14/16)
ARMSTRONG - Ridge View rolled over host North Union, 40-8, in District football action here Friday, to improve their season mark to 2-1. The Raptors are now 1-0 in District play. Senior quarterback Tyler Wingert had another big night for Ridge View. Wingert completed 14 of 20 oasses for 273 yards and four touchdowns, Caden Wandrey ran 13 times for 41 yards to lead the Raptors on the ground. Jake Mitchell and Juan Nava were each on the receiving end of two touchdown tosses from Wingert...
Royals nab first win, 15-8 (09/14/16)
MARCUS - Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union scored a 15-8 win over Fort Dodge St. Edmond in a District football game here Friday. The Royals were led by junior Tyler Brimm, who ran the ball 25 times and picked up 186 yards. Brimm also scored both Royal TDS, one on a 78-yard scamper, and he also scored on a 2-point conversion run. Devin Lux kicked the other PAT for the Royals, who are now 1-2 and 1-0 in the District...