03/17/2015 - 10:16am
HAMPTON – It was a crowded Franklin County Conservation Office on Tuesday, March 10 as all 40 members of the H-D Bird Busters, an ever-growing trapshooting team, assembled for practice.
This day, the group was working on safety, gun cleaning and stance, all of which is very important, especially considering the youth involved.
In the initial...
03/10/2015 - 10:06am
HAMPTON – Hampton-Dumont senior post player Parker Claypool was the lone Bulldog to earn first team all-conference in the North Central Conference boys basketball teams, announced last week.
Claypool moved up from a second team nod a year ago.
He averaged 15 points per game and led H-D in blocked shots with 35, the latter of which was good...
03/10/2015 - 12:01am
DES MOINES -- Hampton-Dumont junior guard Jessica Speake was voted to the Iowa Newspaper Association Class 3A all-state second team as a utility player announced Tuesday, March 10.
Speake, a 5-foot-7 three-year starter for coach Chad Johnson’s Bulldogs, helped lead H-D to a 20-3 overall record and a top-10 team ranking all season long.
03/03/2015 - 11:26am
CEDAR FALLS – Ask West Fork graduate Seth Tuttle about playing in his final home game at the McLeod Center right after the Panthers defeated Evansville, and he says the impact of it hadn’t hit home yet.
As he said during the Media Day back in October, it all went by so fast.
And, on Wednesday, Feb. 25, it all came to a close with a 68-...
03/03/2015 - 11:21am
MASON CITY – Some players have a way of taking a game over.
From the moment that Forest City senior Erich Erdman hit a ridiculously long three-pointer to end the first quarter, West Fork never led after in an eventual 60-57 season-ending loss in the Class 2A District 4 final at Mason City High School on Tuesday, Feb. 24.
Erdman, who also had...