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Golden Hawks drill Central Lee in 2nd straight shutout win

WELLMAN Just minutes into last Friday night’s game against Central Lee, the Mid-Prairie offensive line plowed out the one yard needed for quarterback Collin Miller’s first touchdown of …
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CONFIDENCE RISING
The Mid-Prairie prep volleyball team had been swept in every match against Wilton since 2015. The two teams faced off for the 2022 … Read More
Lions dominant in homecoming win
The Lone Tree football team was dominant in all three phases during the first half of a 65-14 homecoming win over Tri-County on … Read More

Swartzentruber gets first win at Clipper CC Classic

Emmett Swartzentruber found himself in an unusual position on Monday, with no one to chase at the halfway point of the Clipper Cross Country Classic. It remained that way for …

Golden Hawks take Clipper Cross Country Classic on tiebreaker

Amara Jones isn’t usually a factor in the scoring. The Mid-Prairie senior, who is working her way back after an injury, has typically finished eighth or ninth among her teammates this …

Golden Hawks score shutout win in district opener

EDDYVILLE The cheers started early from the Mid-Prairie side Friday night in a rural southern Iowa town. Braden Hartley, a senior running back, rushed for five touchdowns and helped the Golden …

Huskies battle North Cedar

The Huskies are still looking for a first win, but the Highland football team took another step offensively in a 36-19 loss at North Cedar on Friday. 

Huskies score for first time, but fall to Wilton

RIVERSIDE Friday night’s game at Highland began so differently than the previous two had. Wilton, an unbeaten team in a higher classification class than the Huskies, kicked off to start …

Zaruba leads area runners at Knoll Ridge

A tough course didn’t keep Lone Tree sophomore Vivian Zaruba from running a new career-best time with a sixth-place finish at the Knoll Ridge Golf Course on Tuesday. 

Lions can't keep up with WMU offense

A few early mistakes snowballed for Lone Tree in a 54-14 loss at Winfield Mt. Union on Friday.  The Lions took an early 7-0 lead, but a turnover, penalties, and a failed fourth down …

Lions see improvement in loss to Winfield-Mt. Union

Lone Tree was unable to hand either the Wapello Arrows or WMU Wolves their first conference loss this past week, but the Lady Lions did finish the tough stretch playing their best …

Lone Tree comes back to defeat Panthers in five

The Lady Lions  found themselves in a must-win situation on Thursday after playing one of their worst sets of the season. The winless Pekin Panthers went up two sets to one with an emphatic …

Ravens face Wildcats

After falling behind 17-8 in a must-win third set on Thursday, the Hillcrest Ravens battled back to close the gap to 20-18 before falling to the Columbus Wildcats 25-13, 25-20, 25-21.  Like …

Highland, Lone Tree open cross country season at Hillcrest Early Bird

The Highland, Lone Tree, and Hillcrest cross country team opened the season at the Ravens’ annual Early Bird meet on Thursday.  Hillcrest coach Marty Gingerich looks forward to the …

SEISC coaches and volleyball teams support Lisa Brinkmeyer

Coaches and volleyball families from the Southeast Iowa Super Conference are coming together to support assistant director of the IGHSAU Lisa Brinkmeyer, who was diagnosed with a form of brain cancer last spring. 

Miller tees off at National Disabled Veterans Golf Clinic

This week, Eldon Miller of Kalona, will once again be leading the National Disabled Veterans Golf Clinic, Sept.11-16, at the Blue Top Ridge golf course in Riverside. 

Slabaugh takes back-to-back Legends titles at Hawkeye Downs

It was an anticlimactic finish to the racing season at Hawkeye Downs Speedway, but the cancellation of Friday night’s championship races left Austin Slabaugh on top of the Legends standings for …
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