06/23/2015 - 12:49pm
HAMPTON – Cole Miller’s start definitely was not an indicator of what was to come.
He began the Wednesday, June 17 North Central Conference baseball game against Algona giving up a hit, balked and walking a batter after a 5-4-5 fielder’s choice gained his first out.
The Bulldog graduate then proceeded to strike out the next two...
06/23/2015 - 12:44pm
SHEFFIELD – Putting pressure on Corn Bowl Conference foe North Butler, West Fork had its lead-off man reach in every single inning to post an eventual 5-1 baseball win over the Bearcats on Friday, June 19.
Three walks, two errors and a base hit started off the six innings for coach Lance Thompson’s Warhawks, scoring on all three lead-...
06/23/2015 - 12:41pm
HAMPTON – It took five lead changes before the Class 2A No. 9 Hampton-Dumont baseball team ended its three-game losing streak, 11-10, against Janesville on Tuesday, June 16.
The Bulldogs started the season 10-0 and then went 0-2 at the very competitive Carroll Tournament over the weekend.
And coach Matt Lokenvitz’s team turned around...
06/23/2015 - 12:37pm
HAMPTON – After letting one get away, Hampton-Dumont left no doubt as to the final outcome of a softball doubleheader against Algona on Wednesday, June 17.
The two were played away-and-home after the first game between the two was rained out.
A throwing error on a pick-off throw to third in the bottom of the seventh allowed the winning run...
06/23/2015 - 12:34pm
CLEAR LAKE – This had the makings of what two top-10 high school baseball teams facing each other should be.
Low-scoring, intense and action-packed at the end.
And ninth-ranked Hampton-Dumont baseball head coach Matt Lokenvitz knew his team’s 1-0 lead after five complete innings probably wouldn’t be enough against the No. 2 Lions...