Sports

Thu
04
May

SW linksters nearing end of regular season

 

South Winneshiek senior Alyssa Timp chips onto the green during recent Warrior golf action. The Warrior girls picked up a pair of wins last week, beating Turkey Valley, 194-251, and Edgewood-Colesburg, 194-231. (Jerry Wadian photo)

 

SW linksters nearing end of regular season

 

 

Zakary Kriener

News Writer
zkriener@fayettepublishing.com

 

 

 

The South Winneshiek girls’ and boys’ golf teams have not had the most ideal conditions to play in this spring, but have banded together to give their best efforts as the season progresses.

At home Tuesday evening, the Warrior girls hosted Edgewood-Colesburg at South Winn Golf Course in Calmar.

Thu
04
May

Boys win 2 in windy week

 

Croy Shott blasts this ball off the tee on No. 5 at Pleasant Valley Sports Club Monday, April 24, against Starmont. Schott helped NFV beat the Stars, 159-184 after completing the nine holes with a score of 42. (Jerry Wadian photo)

 

Boys win 2 in windy week

 

 

By Jerry Wadian
jwadian@thefayettecountyunion.com

 

 

The North Fayette Valley boys’ golf team defied the cold, windy conditions to post a pair of conference victories last week.

Monday, April 24, Starmont shot a 184, good enough to win most meets, but the TigerHawks were red-hot, shooting an outstanding round of 159.

Thu
04
May

Girls set NFV golf record

 

Anna Torkelson is one of eight talented juniors on the NFV girls’ golf team. Monday, April 24, during NFV’s first appearance of the season at Pleasant Valley Sports Club in Clermont, the TigerHawks set a new school record with a round of 176. Torkelson shot a 42 to help NFV set the new record. (Jerry Wadian photo)

 

Girls set NFV golf record

 

 

By Jerry Wadian
jwadian@thefayettecountyunion.com

 

 

NFV set a new record for girls’ golf Monday, April 24, at Pleasant Valley Sports Club in Clermont.

“Wow, it was great to play at Pleasant Valley again,” stated NFV head girls’ golf coach Robin Madole as the TigerHawks teed off against Starmont.

The visiting Stars played very well, carding a 189. However, NFV was red-hot, shooting a school-record 176 with the top six golfers recording season-low scores.

Thu
04
May

Boys track preps for UIC

 

Jordan Einck makes a nice handoff to Tylen Burrow as the NFV distance medley sets a new season-best mark of 4:03.23 at the recent TigerHawk Invite. The other two legs of the relay were run by Mac Whelan and Sam Thomas. (Jerry Wadian photo)

 

Boys' track preps for UIC

 

 

By Jerry Wadian
jwadian@thefayettecountyunion.com

 

 

The NFV boys’ track team had one meet last week as the meet Friday at Starmont was cancelled due to the weather.

Monday, April 24, the TigerHawks finished second to Denver (167.5-111) at the Warrior Invite in Oelwein. Third place went to Grundy Center with 75.5 points.

Wed
26
Apr

Warriors busy on the course

 

South Winn’s Cassidy Frana lines up her putt during Thursday’s meet against Central. The Warrior senior carded a 56 and helped her team defeat the rival Warrior squad by a score of 206-316. (Zakary Kriener photo)

 

Warriors busy on the course

 

Zakary Kriener

News Writer
zkriener@fayettepublishing.com

 

 

 

The South Winneshiek boys’ and girls’ golf teams had a busy week on the golf course over the past week, seeing action in four days over a five-day span to end the week.

TV/Decorah

Tuesday afternoon, April 18, the Warrior linksters took to Silvercrest Golf Course in Decorah to do battle with the Turkey Valley Trojans and Decorah Vikings.

The South Winn girls were able to shoot the lowest team total of the three competing teams, using a 201 to edge Decorah’s 210 and Turkey Valley’s 245. 

Jaden Schweinefus picked up medalist honors for the afternoon after shooting a 46. Fellow Warrior Cassidy Frana earned runner-up honors after carding a 48, which was just one stroke lower than Skyler Luzum. The final SW contributor was Alyssa Timp (58).

The South Winn boys combined to shoot 182, besting Turkey Valley (234) but falling to Decorah (169).

Wed
26
Apr

Warrior boys take gold at NFV

 

Paul Hageman leads teammate Derek Dietzenbach in the 3200-meter run at the NFV Invite held Friday afternoon in West Union. The Warrior duo claimed the top two spots in the event, which helped the South Winn boys’ team take first place. (Jerry Wadian photo)

 

Warrior boys take gold at NFV

 

 

Zakary Kriener

News Writer
zkriener@fayettepublishing.com

 

 

 

The South Winneshiek boys’ track and field team took first-place honors Friday at the North Fayette Valley Invite in West Union, using 17-point individual efforts from Rodney Schwartzhoff and Nathan Ward to contribute to the team’s 147 total points. 

Wed
26
Apr

SW girls take 7th, 5th in busy week

 

South Winn senior Josie Kriener accepts the baton from Felicity Taylor on the final exchange of the 1600 distance medley on Friday at the NFV Invite. With Ellie Loesch and Sarah Hertges running the opening legs of the long-distance event, South Winn took first place in the event with a time of 4:27.17. (Jerry Wadian photo)

 

SW girls take 7th, 5th in busy week

 

 

Zakary Kriener

News Writer
zkriener@fayettepublishing.com

 

 

 

The South Winneshiek girls’ track and field team was in action twice last week, participating in the Hudson Invitational on Monday (April 17) and the North Fayette Valley Invite on Friday.

Wed
26
Apr

Blue Devils fall to Eagles

 

 West Central’s Kenadie Betz turned in a team-low 59 against Clayton Ridge on Thursday, April 20, at Big Rock Country Club in Fayette. 

 

Blue Devils fall to Eagles

 

 

By Chris Deback
cdeback@thefayettecountyunion.com

 

 

The West Central boys’ and girls’ golf teams fell at home to Clayton Ridge on Thursday, April 20, in their only meet last week.

The boys lost, 166-228, while the girls fell, 215-251.

There were cool and windy conditions at Big Rock Country Club in Fayette, the Blue Devils’ home course. Kenadie Betz is the first female golfer other than Kenzie Squires to score the team's lowest nine-hole round in competition. She scored a 59; her best hole was a bogey on No. 3.

Wed
26
Apr

Blue Devils turn in season-best times

 

Taylor Hepperle runs the second leg of the Blue Devils’ shuttle hurdle relay team. The team took third place at Oelwein on April 17 and first place at Kee High three days later.  Jerry Wadian photo

 

Blue Devils turn in season-best times

 

 

By Chris Deback
cdeback@thefayettecountyunion.com

 

 

The West Central boys’ track and field team competed hard in two meets last week. 

The boys didn’t have to travel very far for their first meet in Oelwein on Monday, April 17. The Blue Devils tied for sixth with Independence and Central Elkader in a meet that featured 10 teams. 

Wed
26
Apr

TigerHawk boys' golf beats TV

TigerHawk boys' golf beats TV

 

 

By Jerry Wadian
jwadian@thefayettecountyunion.com

 

 

After three meets and a tournament last week, the NFV boys’ golf team got a chance to catch its breath this week with only a meet Thursday and a tournament on Saturday. 

Saturday’s tournament in New Hampton was a meeting of top golf programs.

The TigerHawks’ score of 342 in the 18-hole tourney was enough to finish ahead of SW but four strokes behind Denver. Host New Hampton won easily with a score of 312.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Sports
Comment Here