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Stories from Sunday, December 19, 2010

'Dogs shock No. 1 Wolfpack (12/19/10)
LE MARS -- Dave Irwin has always believed his Le Mars boys basketball team has the talent to compete with perennial Lakes Conference champion Western Christian, the winner of three Class 2A state title in the past four seasons. But for whatever reason - be it intimidation, lack of focus or some other factor - the Bulldogs have been unable to defeat the Wolfpack in the past four seasons...
Jays edge Hawks 50-47 in WEC play (12/19/10)
LE MARS -- Gehlen Catholic's free throw percentage is not its best statistic. But with 9.5 seconds remaining in Friday's War Eagle Conference contest against rival Remsen St. Mary's, the Jays needed free throws to secure victory in a contest they led 49-47...
Lady Jays score WEC win over rival Hawks (12/19/10)
LE MARS -- The rivalry between Gehlen Catholic and Remsen St. Mary's often produces down-to-the-wire contests. In Friday's War Eagle Conference battle, the host Lady Jays struggled to control the basketball in the first half of their 55-43 win over the Hawks...
Reed wins 145-pound title as 'Dogs place third at Spencer (12/19/10)
SPENCER -- Zach Reed claimed an individual title at 145 pounds and Quinton Vore (130) and Chris Stevenson (285) claimed runner-up finishes on Saturday as the Le Mars wrestling team finished it a tie for third place at the Spencer Invite. "Everyone wrestled pretty well," head coach Tom Smalley said. "I'm very pleased with the progress. I really didn't know where we'd finish."...
Panthers stay perfect with 59-38 win over Wolverines (12/19/10)
KINGSLEY -- The Kingsley-Pierson boys basketball team defeated River Valley 59-38 on Friday to stay unbeaten on the season. The Panthers, who are receiving votes in the Associated Press Class 1A poll are 3-0 in Western Valley Conference play and 6-0 overall...
Lady 'Dogs struggle in Lakes loss to Wolfpack (12/19/10)
LE MARS -- The Le Mars girls basketball team struggled to a 69-40 Lakes Conference loss to visiting Western Christian on Friday at Carey Gym. The Wolfpack led by 11 points at the half and began to pour it on in the second half while outscoring the Lady Bulldogs 37-19 after the intermission...
R-U girls drop 60-39 WEC game at Unity Christian (12/19/10)
ORANGE CITY -- The Remsen-Union girls basketball team dropped a 60-39 decision to Unity Christian on the road in Orange City on Friday. "The girls played aggressive basketball all night," said head coach Robin Niles, whose team falls to 0-4 in War Eagle Conference play. "They drastically cut their number of turnovers and moved the ball really well...
Rockets fall at Unity Christian on Friday in WEC play (12/19/10)
ORANGE CITY -- A slow start cost the Remsen-Union boys basketball team on Friday as Unity Christian defeated the visiting Rockets 62-48 in Orange City. "Unity came out and knocked some shots down early and we turned the ball over too many times in that first half," said R-U coach Steve Neuberger, whose team committed a season-high 21 turnovers in the loss. "We were out of sync a bit. We settled down much better in the second half."...
Parkinson leads A-W girls past Spalding (12/19/10)
GRANVILLE -- Sarah Parkinson poured in 20 points and Monica Harvey scored 17 more as Akron-Westfield defeated Spalding Catholic 53-31 in War Eagle Conference action Friday night. The Lady Westerners, who netted 21 first-quarter points, got nine more from Brandi Davis, who scored two of the team's five 3-point baskets. Harvey scored the other three...
K-P grapplers split pair of duals (12/19/10)
LOGAN -- The Kingsley-Pierson wrestling team split a pair of dual contests on Thursday, Dec. 16, with West Monona and Logan-Magnolia. L-M swept an 84-0 decision in that dual, but the Panthers defeated West Monona 54-30 in their dual. Adam Sitzmann (103), Clint Donaldson (112), Michael Nasers (160), Cole Simons (171) and Levi Utterbeck (285) all claimed forfeit victories for K-P...
A-W snaps skid with 56-43 win at Spalding (12/19/10)
GRANVILLE -- The Akron-Westfield boys basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak with a 56-43 win over Spalding Catholic in War Eagle Conference basketball action on Friday in Granville. "We got that (losing streak) behind us - hopefully we can go on another winning streak," said A-W coach Jon Harris, whose team dropped consecutive contests to Unity Christian, Dakota Valley and Sergeant Bluff-Luton. ...
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