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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...
Turkey Valley’s Kelby Reicks was the runner-up medalist as the Trojans were sweeping Postville Monday.
By now, the home coed golf season will be over for Turkey Valley, as their final meet at Jackson Heights took place yesterday [Thursday].    And while the wins have been in short supply this season, both teams picked up a victory Monday as the Trojans swept Postville.    Not only did they win both...
New Hampton sophomore Noah Fenske gets off a career-best throw in the shot put during Tuesday night’s Osage Invitational.
Ask Noah Fenske if he wants to beat his teammate Dillon Roberson in the shot put, and the answer is an emphatic yes.  Ask Roberson if he wants to beat Fenske, and the answer is the same.  But the two sophomores — both of whom came up with career-best throws at Tuesday’s Osage Invitational — are...
In third place at the meet at Nashua, Turkey Valley’s Shaylee Brincks finished with 43 of 50 targets hit.
Kaylie Klimesh has flirted with a perfect 50 mark before — last year she had a 46 during a meet in May against South Winn — but she became the first Turkey Valley trapshooter in school history to score the mark when the Trojans shot at Nashua Tuesday.    It’s not a long history, to be sure, but...
New Hampton girls track coach Jeanette Laures had very few complaints when it came to her team’s performances Tuesday night.  The Chickasaws won three events and finished a strong second — hey, losing to Decorah in any team race is unfortunately almost a fact of life — at the Don Steffens Relays in...
Turkey Valley’s Cody Hackman, right, hands to Will Einwalter in a sprint medley relay earlier this season.
The first meet that Turkey Valley was scheduled to run at Sumner-Fredericksburg this season was called off due to wet grounds, but the second coed was held Monday at Sumner, giving the Trojan boys another team title over the eight-team field.    There were 20 events — 19 that scored points, plus...

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