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The Nashua-Plainfield trapshooting team has seen many ups and downs throughout the season so far and this week was a little of both for the team.  Cold and windy conditions made shooting a real challenge this last week for all of the team.  The team began the week at home against Turkey Valley on...
Keagan Betsinger watches a tee shot during a recent meet for the Huskies.
Nashua-Plainfield’s road woes continued on the golf course last week before the Huskies got a lengthy break from meets thanks to Mother Nature.  The girls had claimed three straight meet titles at home heading into last Tuesday’s triangular at Charles City’s Cedar Ridge Golf Course, where the...
Brad Kriener turned in a 45 for the top TV score at Osage Saturday.
The top Turkey Valley score when the Trojan trapshooters competed at Osage Saturday came from Brad Kriener with a 45, but with the type of competition on that cold, windy day, the 45 of Kriener's didn't win him any awards. Still, it was his best of his season.    Among the 125 boys, Kriener was...
Turkey Valley’s Jaedyn Winter finished as the second-best golfer for the TV girls against South Winn.
Turkey Valley had the best golfer, but South Winn's boys had more balance as Trojan golfers were hosting South Winn on an afternoon not fit to be outdoors. The Warriors swept both the boys and the girls meets.  "First of all, I would like to commend the golfers from both schools for their fortitude...
New Hampton’s 4x100 relay team — (from left) Rachel Rinken, Darian Wegner, Bailey Knowlton and Sadie Tenge  — pose for a photo after competing in the Drake Relays.
It’s supposed to be one of the highlights of the track season, but New Hampton’s appearance in the 2017 Drake Relays was memorable for all the wrong reasons.  “It was miserable,” coach Jeanette Laures said. “In all the years we’ve gone to Drake, I don’t think we had a more cold, rainy day than we...
Allison Nuss was the medalist in the meet against Waukon with a 39.
Coach Eric Olson was a fountain of cliches Sunday, a day before the girls were scheduled to start their final regular season week of the golf campaign.  The conversation centered around the regional pairings that were released last week that sent the Chickasaws to Manchester for the first round,...
New Hampton senior Zach Wemark keeps an eye on his fareway shot during a meet Friday at the New Hampton Golf and Country Club.
Yes, New Hampton’s boys like to golf. They’re happy when the find out a meet is 18 holes instead of nine.  But Friday?  “No, they didn’t want to be out in the rain and the cold,” said coach Bill Glenn. “They were just happy to get done so they could come in for some hot chocolate.”  Before they did...
New Hampton senior Grant Giesking lines up a shot during a recent trapshooting meet.
While the distractions that come along with prom may have contributed to the first trapshooting squad loss for New Hampton this season at Osage Saturday, coach Chuck Stanton wouldn’t change a thing.  “We had 26 people leave early, so we did some things out of the ordinary,” he said on Sunday. “But...
Senior Jake Usher runs the distance medley at last month's New Hampton Coed.
The on-again, off-again New Hampton Invitational boys track meet is now permanently off.The meet was originally scheduled to be held on Monday night but because of the forecast, school officials postponed the meet to Tuesday.But several teams dropped out of the rescheduled meet, leaving just the...
A track season is all about goals. Some are met, some aren't. When Turkey Valley's Kassidy Reicks threw 13 feet farther in the discus at Sumner-Fredericksburg than she'd thrown in all of this, her rookie throwing season, coach Brian Schmitt just turned around and made a new goal.    "It was an...

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