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     With no cousin Jake to run against this year, it’s been a little tougher for Nolan Usher to be competitive while running for the New Hampton cross country team.

Huskies get another five-set win

    For a few moments — OK, maybe more than a few — Nashua-Plainfield coach Amber Carter was thinking about sending out an all-points bulletin to find her volleyball team last Tuesday.    But the Huskies “returned” on their own to finally put away

Dietz shatters school record, blows away New Hampton field

     Brock Dietz loved the conditions — cool and wet — Thursday night; in fact, the only thing missing was the rain.     “I like it cold,” the Nashua-Plainfield senior said, “and I don’t even mind the rain.

Fun in the mud!

    As Mason Hyde caught the pass that put Nashua-Plainfield ahead 14-13 last Friday night, he knew the Huskies were bound for victory.    Sure, there was a quarter and change remaining in the game against Grundy Center, but Hyde knew.    “Our def

Playoff hopes dashed for TV

     A serious blow was dealt to the chances of Turkey Valley playing in the postseason this year when the Trojans were defeated on a wet field at Northwood-Kensett Friday.     "The winner is still in the playoff picture, the loser is out of

Busy Trojans brave conditions at New Hampton

     It was the third meet the Trojan cross country team ran in a week's time.

New Hampton claims BCLUW volleyball crown

     For the third time in four years, New Hampton came away with the title of the BCLUW Tournament Saturday, but it wasn't easy.     Well, maybe the first two matches were.     After defeating Collins-Maxwell and East Marshall 2-0, the Chick

Bittersweet finale

     New Hampton's girls were huddling before the start of their home cross country meet Thursday and it looked to be a very serious moment.

Chickasaws rebound with 32-6 win

New Hampton bounced back in a big way Friday night as the Chickasaws used a strong run game and a suffocating defense to roll past Osage 32-6 in Class 2A, District 2 play.

New Hampton, Osage to kickoff at 6 p.m.

New Hampton and Osage will kick off their varsity football game at 6 p.m. because of weather conditions.
The fresh-soph game, which was scheduled to start at 4:45 p.m., has been postponed.

Humidity slows runners at West Delaware

    It was a soggy afternoon as New Hampton’s cross country runners made a trek to West Delaware Tuesday.    Not because of the rain — that held off until the ride back to New Hampton.

Fans get their money’s worth

     There may have been just a moment or two of sadness after the Chickasaw 3-1 loss to Waverly-Shell Rock Tuesday night, but it didn’t last long.     It was senior night at the school, and it was a good volleyball match.

Huskies claim five-set victory

     Britney Holthaus and Sydney Hansen never wavered, even as the two Nashua-Plainfield senior volleyball players endured a five-win campaign last season and a 2-10 start this year.     The two played key roles on the Huskies’ runs to the Corn Bo

N-P girls claim another crown

     Aubrey Eick and Faith Carpenter almost answered in perfect unison when they were asked what they preferred — long-distance runs or “track workouts” — when it comes to cross country practice?     “Long runs,” they said as they both laughed.   

Making it count

     They took their lumps as sophomores and juniors to experience games as seniors like the one coming up on Friday.     Thanks to a come-from-behind 26-12 win over West Fork last Friday, Nashua-Plainfield will be playing its most meaningful game

Snyder, Byrne, Gillen earn medals for Trojans

    For the first time in three meets, Turkey Valley’s boys had the numbers for a varsity team score when they ran at the Crestwood Invitational Saturday.    But just barely.

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