Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usThu, 26 Nov 2015 11:15:29 EDTThu, 26 Nov 2015 11:15:29 EDT just misses perfect gamehttp://www.messengernews.net Strait highlighted city bowling recently by rolling a 299 game in the Fort Dodge Ford Classic League. Strait notched a 705 series, while Dennis Detmering was first with a 722 tally.Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTDodgers in actionhttp://www.messengernews.net one of the state's elite programs provided an early measuring stick for the Fort Dodge boys swim team here Tuesday night. Making their season debut, the Dodgers dropped a 102-68 decision to West Des Moines Dowling at the FDSH poo.Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTRuffridge verbally commits to Missouri Statehttp://www.messengernews.net - Elle Ruffridge had three items on her list for deciding upon where she would continue her basketball playing career. She found all of them and more in Springfield at Missouri State University.Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTQUICK STARThttp://www.messengernews.net Julius Michalik era officially began here Monday night, as the Fort Dodge girls earned a convincing 59-13 victory over Des Moines North.Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTBottom-line business nixes affable leaderhttp://www.messengernews.net 91 seconds of game time left in what should have been Iowa State's 35-28 win at Kansas State on Saturday, cameras captured an elated - and undoubtedly relieved - head coach Paul Rhoads jumping for joy on the sidelines.Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDT