08/09/2016 - 10:15am
MASON CITY – Don’t tell Lee Crawford, a Hampton-Dumont graduate and longtime Sigourney head baseball coach, that all he had to do last weekend was coach.
The week was chock-full of nonstop activity during the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association’s all-star series held in Mason City.
Since Thursday’s games were...
08/02/2016 - 12:02am
DES MOINES - The Iowa Newspaper Association recognized West Fork junior Clay Emhoff with a third team utility spot which was announced Tuesday morning.
Emhoff, who started the majority of games at catcher, also spent some time at shortstop and recorded a 5-1 record on the mound, also was a first team all-conference and all-district...
07/26/2016 - 11:34am
CEDAR FALLS – While wearing a number that wasn't his own, it wasn't hard to pick out North team member Josh Knipfel, AKA ‘Big K’ at the 2016 Shrine Bowl.
Likewise to the much smaller in stature Alissa Odell, who was a member of the North cheer squad as she was usually at or near the top of stunts pre-game and at halftime...
07/19/2016 - 10:27am
MANLY – In back-to-back seasons, the Hampton-Dumont baseball team ended its post-season run in the Class 2A district title game.
This year was more of a surprise to some as the Bulldogs entered the tournament with a sub-.500 record, but it was no shock to coach Matt Lokenvitz and his team.
But a fateful sixth inning in which Central Springs...
07/19/2016 - 10:20am
MANLY – Forget the fact that the Hampton-Dumont baseball team is young.
The Bulldogs grew up in a big way, avenging a 10-run rule loss to Class 2A District 4 top seed St. Ansgar to advance to the Saturday, July 16 district final against Central Springs.
Complete-game winner Caleb Chaney worked out of two straight bases-loaded jams in the...