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One final race for faith and for peace

Mid-Prairie seniors Danielle Hostetler and Abby Fleming share an emotional hug following their final high school race together at the Iowa High School Track Championships at Drake Stadium.
DES MOINES The final lap of her final high school race was an emotional battle. Danielle Hostetler, a Mid-Prairie senior who has won seven state championships in track and cross country, …
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Mid-Prairie vs Mount Pleasant softball

KALONA Mid-Prairie started their softball season with an 8-5 loss to No. 3 ranked Regina on Thursday, May 23. But the Golden Hawks bounced back the next night, toppling Mount Pleasant with …

Evans, Hostetler beat the heat for medal finishes at State Track

DES MOINES The final day of the Iowa High School Track & Field Championships didn’t actually begin for Mid-Prairie’s Jovi Evans until Saturday afternoon. Temperatures were …

Mid-Prairie girls golf make school history with third consecutive bid to state

WEST LIBERTY Making it three years in a row, the Mid-Prairie girls golf team once again qualified for state after a second-place finish in the regional finals at West Liberty on May 15.   …

Highland Softball vs Pekin

At home the Huskies defeated the Pekin Panthers, 11-0, on May 23.  With this win Highland improves its record to 2-0. 

Highland Baseball vs Pekin

The Huskies, at home, picked up their first win of the young season when they defeated Pekin, 3-2, on May 23. 

Highland girls place first in regional final to earn historic state bid

MORAVIA   An object in motion stays in motion and Highland girls golf, who has been on a roll all year long, earned the right to continue their outstanding season by advancing to state for …

Lone Tree girls set school record, score a medal

DES MOINES When three girls relay teams from Lone Tree hit the Blue Oval at Drake Stadium on May 17, the Lions had plenty of support in the stands. Head coach Chad Shield had arranged for …

Lone Tree at 2024 State Track and Field meet in Des Moines

LONE TREE GIRLS 4x100: McCullough-Shield-Zaruba-Christofferson, 10th place, :51.66. 4x200: McCullough-Shield-Zaruba-Christofferson, 5th place, 1:48.30. 800 SPRINT MEDLEY: …

Photos: State Track, Day 3

The final day of the Iowa High  School Track & Field Championships at Drake Stadium featured a number of highlights among area schools: Mid-Prairie's Jovi Evans finished fifth in both …

Scott siblings and Yoder make a splash at state for Hillcrest

DES MOINES  What a difference a year made for Hillcrest. Last year the Ravens qualified for one event at state, this time around they took part in seven events.   Traveling to the …

Hawks outlast Ravens in soccer semifinal showdown

KALONA  A rivalry was renewed this past Monday when Mid-Prairie went on the road to challenge Hillcrest in a semifinal playoff matchup and there was no shortage of spectators in this clash …

Hillcrest boys golf place fourth at districts in season finale

WAPELLO It was the final stop before state, districts. This year the Class 1A district meet took place at Heritage Oaks in Wapello on May 14 and Hillcrest aimed for a top two finish in order to …

3 on 3 Wheelchair Basketball Fundraiser in Wellman

A 3 on 3 wheelchair basketball fundraiser took place at the Wellman Parkside Center on March 23. In addition to the games there was also raffles and a silent auction with all proceeds going to …

'Little Lady Lions' steal the show

LONE TREE Lone Tree planned a special halftime show on Friday, Dec. 15, at the boys basketball game against Pekin. The Little Lady Lions held an exhibition basketball game running up and …
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