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Tritons remain two back of DMACC

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The Iowa Central baseball team is in the hunt for the ICCAC title and after a split against league leader DMACC, the Tritons still have a chance for the top. Iowa Central’s (24-15 overall, 12-6 ICCAC) Jayden Maifield tossed a two-hitter in the Tritons 3-0 win. DMACC (28-12, 14-4) bounced ...

ELITE LINEAGE

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Fort Dodge Senior High Hall of Famer Mary (Fischbach) Bailey has enjoyed her son’s rise through the hockey ranks and his arrival with the NHL’s Anaheim Ducks. Bailey’s son, Max Jones, got a late call-up this season and scored two goals. The first of his career, Bailey nearly ...

COMFORTS OF HOME

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Steady progress is the name of the game for track teams working their way toward the April finish line. Fort Dodge girls head coach Todd Constable continues to see positive signs from his Dodgers, who placed fourth in the 40th running of the Dodger Relays on a brisk evening ...

FDSH girls anxious to run at home

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Fort Dodge girls track coach Todd Constable is hoping his group will finally get a chance to compete at home this year. With unpredictable spring weather, it’s sometimes hard to get all of the meets in as scheduled. The Dodgers have experienced that quite often both recently and in prior ...

Humboldt wins again

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POCAHONTAS — The Humboldt boys track team picked up another title here Thursday, winning the Pocahontas Relays. The Wildcats scored 177 points with host Pocahontas Area placing second. Webster City was third, South Central Calhoun fourth and Southeast Valley fifth in Class A. In Class B, ...

Jones recalls first goal

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ANAHEIM — Max Jones knew his first NHL goal would be the hardest for him to get. Jones, the son of 1983 Fort Dodge Senior High icon Mary Fischbach-Bailey, found the back of the net in the third period for the Anaheim Ducks vs. the Montreal Canadians on March 8. The goal was part of an 8-2 ...

Dodgers grab three golds

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WAUKEE — The Fort Dodge boys track squad picked up three first-place finishes here Thursday night at the Waukee Invitational. The host Warriors placed first overall in the team standings, followed by Indianola and Ankeny Centennial. The Dodgers finished seventh. FDSH sophomore Tyler ...

SECOND NATURE

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WEBSTER CITY — The Humboldt boys continued their winning ways on Tuesday, securing their fourth meet championship of the season at the Webster City Lynx Invitational. The Wildcats scored 168 points, with Webster City placing second at 133. Pocahontas Area, St. Edmond and Iowa Falls-Alden ...

SV grad Johnson earns win for ICCC

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CRESTON — Nolan Johnson earned his first career win and the Iowa Central baseball team downed Southwestern here Tuesday, 13-6. Johnson — a Southeast Valley graduate — worked the first four innings, allowing five hits and one earned run with two strikeouts and no walks. “It felt ...

Humboldt, MNW win in Pocahontas

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POCAHONTAS — The Humboldt and Manson Northwest Webster girls claimed team titles here Tuesday at the Pocahontas Area Relays. The Wildcats won the Class A title with 142 points, while the Cougars claimed gold in Class B with 148. Algona was second behind Humboldt followed by Emmetsburg. ...

SE’s Kinney meet medalist

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Rylee Kinney’s 42 earned her medalist honors and helped the St. Edmond girls golf team claim a triangular with Clarion-Goldfield/Dows and Webster City here Tuesday evening at Lakeside Golf Course. Kinney was joined by counting scorers Hannah Zinnel (53), Amanda Richman (54) and Cameron ...

Tritons host own golf tournament

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The Iowa Central golf teams hosted their own invitational here Monday at the Fort Dodge Country Club. Mount Mercy scored the overall team title on the men’s side by 10 strokes over Southwestern, shooting a 593 over the two-day event. Des Moines Area was third followed by Iowa Lakes and ...

Dodgers win 8 golds at middle school relays

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The Fort Dodge middle school boys track squads hosted their annual Dodger Relays on Monday. The FDSH seventh graders placed second as a team, while the eighth graders were third. In the seventh grade competition, Damarious Knight-Clark won the 100-meter dash (13.67), while Carter Anderson ...

Gibb, Gaels top Greene County

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Andrew Gibb carded a 38 to lead the St. Edmond boys golf team to a 180-206 victory over Greene County here Monday at Lakeside Golf Course. Gibb had a birdie on hole No. 5, as did Peyton Scott. Drew Schaeffer and Korbin Brown each added 46s, with Scott finishing with a 50. “Andrew just had a ...

Dodgers claim three golds at Norwalk

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NORWALK — Fort Dodge claimed three gold medals at the Norwalk Invitational boys track meet on Monday. Sophomore Tyler Schreier captured the 100-meter dash in 11.59. The Dodgers were also victorious in the 4x100-meter relay (43.26) and 4x400 (3:29.30). Tysen Kershaw, Dayson Clayton, Brycen ...

Gaels top Rams on the links

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JEFFERSON — The St. Edmond girls golf team scored a victory over Greene County here Monday at the Jefferson Golf Course, 213-241. Amanda Richman was the runner-up, earning her first honor of the season with a 48 to lead the Gaels. Rylee Kinney carded a 51, Chloe Lewison a 55 and Hannah ...

Titans, Jags claim invite titles

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GOWRIE — The South Central Calhoun boys and Southeast Valley girls secured team championships in the Southeast Valley Co-Ed Relays on Monday. The Titan boys scored 181 points to finish ahead of the host Jaguars (166). The SV girls accumulated 125 points, with Newell-Fonda (114) placing ...

FD’s Treep in Top-20

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WEST DES MOINES — Fort Dodge’s Anne Treep finished in the Top-20 at the West Des Moines Valley Lamson Invitational girls golf meet on Monday at Willow Creek. Treep, a junior foreign exhange student from the Netherlands, carded a 45-47—92 to tie for 16th overall individually. She recorded ...

Dodgers fall at the nets

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MARSHALLTOWN — The Fort Dodge girls tennis team picked up a pair of victories against Marshalltown on Monday. The Dodgers dropped a 9-2 decision to the Bobcats. Kathryn Cochrane prevailed in her singles match, 6-2 and 6-0, and also teamed with Ellie White to post a straight-set victory in ...