Le Mars Daily Sentinel Sports http://www.lemarssentinel.com/sports/ Sports headlines from the Le Mars Daily Sentinel newspaper in Le Mars, Iowa en-us Newly ranked Lady Westerners win ninth straight http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378670.html AKRON -- After breaking into the rankings at No. 15 in this week's IGHSAU rankings, Akron-Westfield won its ninth straight game with a 63-30 win over Clay Central-Everly. The Westerners haven't lost... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:37:33 -0600 Kingsley-Pierson girls overwhelm MMCRU http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378669.html KINGSLEY -- It was another strong performance for the No. 9 Panthers as they took care of MMCRU 81-36. Kingsley-Pierson forced turnover after turnover on the night with five players having at least... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:37:02 -0600 Gehlen boys continue winning ways against Woodbury Central http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378668.html MOVILLE -- Gehlen Catholic bumped its winning steak up to eight games with a 62-52 victory over Woodbury Central in non-conference action. The Jays scored the first eight points of the night and that... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:35:29 -0600 Hinton boys bounce back with victory over HMS http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378667.html HINTON -- While a single-digit victory over a winless team wasn't Hinton's greatest performance of the season, it did stop a two game skid of losses. The Blackhawks defeated Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:34:12 -0600 Lady Blackhawks grind out win http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378666.html HINTON -- In a low-scoring affair, the Hinton Community girls basketball team got the best of Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Thursday night, winning 40-31 to get to five wins on the season and snap a long... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:33:44 -0600 Third quarter sinks MMCRU against Kingsley-Pierson http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378665.html KINGSLEY -- It was an evenly matched game between MMCRU and Kingsley-Pierson except for the third quarter and that was enough for the Panthers to pick up a 55-45 victory. It was a slim 30-28 lead for... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:33:11 -0600 Lady Jays fall on the road http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378664.html MOVILLE -- The Gehlen Catholic girls basketball team struggled to score Thursday night, and ended up falling to Woodbury Central 72-29. The Lady Jays only managed two points in the first quarter and... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:31:52 -0600 Bulldog wrestling sweeps Lakes Conference duals http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378663.html EMMETSBURG -- The Le Mars Community wrestling team picked up a pair of Lakes Conference victories in their duals against Emmetsburg and Estherville-Lincoln Central. The first match was a tight one... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:30:30 -0600 Le Mars Community bowls over West Sioux http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378662.html HAWARDEN -- The Le Mars Community bowling teams moved to 7-0 on the season with dominating performances over West Sioux. In the boys match the Bulldogs won 2,647-1,835 over the Falcons. Brady Kommes... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:29:56 -0600 Lady Bulldogs stretch streak to four wins http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378661.html LE MARS -- After jumping out to a comfortable 20-9 lead after the first quarter against Estherville-Lincoln Central, the Le Mars Community girls basketball team poured it on, going into halftime up... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:29:09 -0600 Le Mars Community doubles-up Estherville-Lincoln Central http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378660.html LE MARS -- It was a great night for Trent Hilbrands as he led the team with a season-high 29 points and reached the 1,000 point mark in his three-year career as a Bulldog following a freshman season... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:27:22 -0600 Westerners join K-P, Le Mars Community in rankings http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378530.html WEST DES MOINES -- The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union announced its weekly girls basketball rankings and Akron-Westfield makes its first appearance of the season. The Westerners just made the... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:54:45 -0600 Panthers sock River Valley in dominating sweep http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2378248.html CORRECTIONVILLE -- Kingsley-Pierson came away with a pair of dominating victories over Western Valley Conference foe River Valley on Tuesday. The girls won 76-21 over the Wolverines while the boys... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:56:10 -0600 Le Mars Community no match for No. 1 Western Christian http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377931.html HULL -- Despite losing to Western Christian by just two points in their first meeting of the season 53-51, Le Mars Community was unable to keep it close on Tuesday. The Bulldogs struggled on the road... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:05:00 -0600 Lady Bulldogs upset rival No. 3 Western Christian on road http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377932.html HULL -- Despite a slow start for 4A No. 15 Le Mars Community, the Bulldogs fought back against their rival and 2A No. 3 Western Christian and ended up with a 60-56 victory. Head Coach Judd Kopperud... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:47:08 -0600 Sentinel Player of the Week- Jan. 18, 2017 http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377823.html Sentinel Player of the Week: Alli Bailey, Kingsley-Pierson Kingsley-Pierson's Alli Bailey is our Sentinel Player of the Week as she surpassed the 1,000 point mark for her career last week. Bailey... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:12:44 -0600 Kingsley-Pierson competes at WVC Wrestling Tournament http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377804.html ONAWA -- Kingsley-Pierson took eighth place out of a total of eight teams at the Western Valley Conference Wrestling Tournament. The Panthers had just six individuals compete at the meet. Kevin... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:42:22 -0600 Ranked Lady Panthers drop first game of season to Woodbury Central http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377783.html KINGSLEY -- The No. 9 ranked Kingsley-Pierson girls basketball team lost its first game of the season to Woodbury Central by a final score of 69-65. The Lady Panthers had one of their poorest... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:10:51 -0600 Bulldogs blow out E-Hawks in last Lakes trip to Emmetsburg http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377214.html EMMETSBURG -- Eleven Le Mars Community players scored as the Bulldogs cruised past Emmetsburg for a 79-33 conference win. "We played a great first half," Head Coach Dave Irwin said. "We led 44-16 at... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:12:25 -0600 Akron-Westfield sweeps home games from MMCRU http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377218.html AKRON -- The Lady Westerners chalked up their eighth straight win with a 74-19 beatdown of MMCRU on Friday. Akron-Westfield led by 30 at halftime and cruised to a season-high 74 points. Ann Hedlund... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:08:59 -0600 K-P boys snap losing skid http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377219.html KINGSLEY -- In a matchup against Western Valley Conference rival Woodbury Central, the Panthers snapped a three-game losing skid with a 59-47 victory over the Wildcats. It was a game that... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:08:40 -0600 Lady Bulldogs overcome cold start to beat Emmetsburg http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377217.html EMMETSBURG -- Despite a slow start that saw Le Mars Community score just two points in the first quarter against Emmetsburg, the Bulldogs used a third quarter surge to win a low-scoring game against... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:07:35 -0600 Remsen St. Mary's girls knock off Hinton http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377216.html REMSEN -- It has been many moons since Remsen St. Mary's last defeated Hinton in girls basketball but it happened on Friday night as the Hawks picked up a 46-25 win. For Hinton the loss marks their... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:06:57 -0600 Hawks keep rolling with key WEC victory over Hinton http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377215.html REMSEN -- With both teams entering the game with unblemished War Eagle Conference marks, the winner of Friday's Remsen St. Mary's-Hinton clash would have the upper hand in the conference race. In the... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:04:57 -0600 Gehlen ekes out win over South O'Brien http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377213.html LE MARS -- South O'Brien had a shot at the buzzer but could not connect as Gehlen Catholic held off the defending state champion 46-45 on Friday. The Jays had their offense shut down in the second... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:01:56 -0600 Gehlen girls lose to South O'Brien http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377212.html LE MARS -- After defeating MMCRU in their previous game, the Gehlen Catholic girls could not string together two wins in a row as they lost to South O'Brien 59-42. Gehlen held a 10-8 lead with three... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:01:12 -0600 Le Mars Community takes 3rd place at 50th Annual Invitational http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2377211.html LE MARS -- Eleven teams competed at the 50th Annual Le Mars Wrestling Invitational with the home team taking third place. The Bulldogs finished just six points shy of West Sioux in second place.... Sat, 14 Jan 2017 23:59:31 -0600 Delperdang decides Dordt http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/2376982.html Haley Delperdang signs on to play volleyball at Dordt College. Delperdang ended her high school career with 612 total kills for Remsen St. Mary's. Dordt College finished as the NAIA Runner-Up in... Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:33:18 -0600