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Ravens survive battle against Highland for 6th straight win

KALONA The gym at Hillcrest Union was packed on the night of December 21. Sure, a boys basketball game between Southeast Iowa Super Conference rivals Hillcrest Academy and Highland High School … more

Huskie boys fall short against Columbus

RIVERSIDE Just 6 minutes remained in Highland’s boys basketball game against Columbus on December 17, and the Huskies were in trouble. A 10-0 run by the Wildcats had put them in front of … more

Stransky leads Huskies to win over Columbus

RIVERSIDE The pace was stunning. Highland junior guard Abbi Stransky grabbed the rebound from a Columbus missed free throw, then dribbled all the way downcourt, quickly passing by three … more

Valenzuela reaches the final in Fort Madison

The Highland Huskies faced great competition over the weekend in the Fort Madison Invitational. Carlos Valenzuela reached the final at 132 pounds with a tech fall win over Ottumwa’s Daltin … more

Chase Schultz's big night can't rescue Huskies

RIVERSIDE Chase Schultz, a Highland senior forward, shuffled back to the 3-point line and drilled a long shot for 3. He pumped his fists as he retreated back on defense. The 3-pointer and a … more

Huskies power up offense in victory over Wapello

RIVERSIDE Highland sophomore Sarah Burton and junior Abbi Stransky cranked things up for the Huskies offense last Friday against Wapello. They each scored double-doubles in a 48-37 victory, … more

Mid-Prairie girls host Highland, nine-team wrestling tournament

Mid-Prairie and Highland each had a pair of bracket winners in Monday’s girls wrestling tournament, hosted by the Golden Hawks.  Maddie Peiffer and Mackenzie McFarland each placed first … more

Huskies split triangular with Van Buren and Notre Dame

After a win over Van Buren in the opening dual on Thursday, Highland got a close look at a Notre Dame team that’s wrestling at a level where the Huskies want to be.  Seniors C.J. … more

Lion defense steps up in 45-36 win over Highland

The fourth quarter was a problem for Lone Tree in each of its first two games. The Lion defense had allowed 42 fourth-quarter points as games slipped away at Belle Plaine and Keota. But on Monday, … more

Huskies pick up intensity in second half at Lone Tree

It wasn’t a pretty first half of basketball for either Lone Tree or Highland in just the second conference game of the season on Monday.  But the Huskie defense took control in the … more

Photos: Huskies host wrestling quad

Iowa Valley 66, Highland 17 160: Nathaniel Miller (IOVA) over (HIGH) (For.) 170: Colton Hudepohl (IOVA) over (HIGH) (For.) 182: Brody Hoyt (IOVA) over (HIGH) (For.) 195: Ronan Peach … more

Young Huskies return to court with more experience

Last year was a learning experience for the young Highland girls basketball team.  And most of the learning was done during losses.  The Huskie sophomores and juniors still have more … more

Nick Cole picked to lead Highland wrestling program

The new Highland wrestling head coach doesn’t need any history lessons about the program’s impressive tradition.  Nick Cole heard all about it as a child. His father Rodney was a … more

Photos: 1A state qualifier

Cross country runners from Highland High School, Hillcrest Academy and Lone Tree High School chased after state championship berths in the Class 1A state qualifier held October 21 at the Iowa City … more

Highland falls to Lynnville-Sully in first-round game

The Huskies were hoping to limit the Hawks’ big plays, maybe catch a few breaks, and stay within striking distance of Lynnville-Sully at halftime of their first-round playoff game. But it … more

Huskies roll in home finale win against Pekin, 49-14

RIVERSIDE Highland quarterback Connor Grinstead raised his index finger into the air as he reached the end zone for one of his three touchdowns this past Friday night. Senior teammate Trevor … more

Bontrager finishes first at Big Hollow

Leah Bontrager was the first to cross the finish line on Thursday at the Big Hollow Recreation Area near Mediapolis. In the final regular season race of her career, the Hillcrest senior came away … more

Huskies defeat Lone Tree in three

After a tight first set, the Highland volleyball team took control of Tuesday’s match with Lone Tree in the second.  The Huskies opened up a 10-3 lead and went on to a 25-20, 25-13, … more

Huskies look to secure a postseason berth against Pekin

After a tough three-game stretch, the Highland Huskies are still in position to lock up a postseason spot with a win over Pekin on Friday.  The Panthers (0-7) have lost every game by at least … more

Bontrager takes seventh at conference meet with season-best effort

The cross country course for Thursday’s SEISC meet at Heritage Oaks Golf Course was a little different than the other courses that Hillcrest senior Leah Bontrager had experienced this … more
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