Indians clip Cherokee boys in tennis

Struck, Ogren win singles matches for Braves OKOBOJI – Host Spirit Lake Park-Okoboji defeated the Cherokee Braves 7-2 in Lakes Conference boys tennis action here Monday night in cold, windy weather conditions. Cherokee freshman Brett Walker readies to attack the return during recent Lakes Conference varsity tennis action in Cherokee. Photo by Paul Struck The Braves won two singles matches […]

RV, MMC girls excel at SB-L Relays

SERGEANT BLUFF – River Valley’s girls placed third in Class B in last week’s Sergeant Bluff-Luton Warriorette Relays here, won by Westwood with 157 points. Whiting was second with 131, followed by River Valley 90, Odebolt-Arthur/Battle Creek-Ida Grove 54, and an abbreviated three-member Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn squad 52. The River Valley girls notched five firsts for their solid showing, with Brittny Shropshire […]

A-A boys win golf meets

The Alta-Aurelia boys golf team posted a pair of victories on Monday and Tuesday. The team played in a Northwest Conference meet in Laurens on Monday and the Warriors won the team competition by a single stroke over runners-up Laurens-Marathon and Newell-Fonda. The Warriors’ total of 174 strokes was achieved by meet runner-up medallist Gabe Walsh, who shot a 42, […]

A-A Warrior girls win golf triangular

ROLFE – The Alta-Aurelia girls’ golf team, led by meet medalist April Goslinga’s round of 42, won a triangular meet here on Tuesday against Pocahontas/Pomeroy-Palmer and Emmetsburg. A-A posted a team total score of 191 to Emmetsburg’s 194 and PPP’s 211. Other Alta-Aurelia scores were Courtney VanHaaften 47, Jordan Henningsen 49, and Maddi Meier 53. Kelsi Snyder (54) and Jennifer […]

Cherokee boys golf team stays busy

The Cherokee Braves golf team battled the elements in four recent outings, including a couple weather make-up meets. Host Spencer won a Lakes Conference triangular at the Spencer Country Club after carding a 154, to runner-up Estherville-LC 184, and Cherokee 200. Adam Pitts was low for the Braves with a 43, followed by Austin WInchell 48, Austin Mongan 51, and […]

Cherokee girls golf at Kuemper invite

CARROLL – Ballard-Huxley won the recent Carroll Kuemper Girls Golf Invitational after carding a 363, to runner-up Kuemper’s 365. Atlantic was third with 370, followed by Nevada 397, Spencer 399, Carroll 407, Fort Dodge St. Edmond 412, Missouri Valley 414, Newell-Fonda 449, Cherokee 473, and Jefferson-Scranton 480. Alli Curry was low medal for Cherokee with a 111 in the rugged […]

Woods a double winner at Spencer

Cherokee junior wins shot put and discus SPENCER – Cherokee junior thrower Taylor Woods was a double winner at the Spencer Track & Field Meet here Friday, claiming the shot put with a 37-6 effort, and the discus with a throw of 103-8. Katy Hart was second in the long jump with a 14-7 1/2 leap; and the distance medley […]

RV Weightlifters

The River Valley Weightlifting Team recently competed at Sioux City East High School. The entire Wolverine team brought home awards. Team members include, left to right, Thomas Cobb, Parker Goettsch, Adam Schirmer, Coach Eric Goettsch, Skylar Shever, Dylan Fluke, Drew Payne, Jordain Volkert, Tanner Cobb. Photo by Jolene Smith

KP/WC, Hinton take River Valley titles

River Valley’s Lexie Chester wears a look of contentment and focus while clearing the hurdles durung the shuttle hurdle relay at last week’s River Valley Track & Field Invitational in Correctionville. Photo by Jolene Smith CORRECTIONVILLE – The Kingsley-Pierson/Woodbury Central boys and Hinton girls won team titles at the River Valley Invitational track meet here on Friday. KP-WC totaled 175 […]

WHS tennis girls tumble at SL

STORM LAKE – The improving Cherokee Washington High girls tennis team dropped a hard-fought 6-3 match to Storm Lake in Lakes Conference action here Monday night. Anna Lehrach of Cherokee stays focused on the ball and oppponent during recent Lakes Conference tennis action in Cherokee. Lehrach is a foreign exchange student from Germany. Photo by Paul Struck Cherokee won two […]