Changes to prep wrestling become official

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BOONE — Postseason wrestling will have a new look this year around the state. Changes have been approved by the Iowa High School Athletic Association beginning with the 2022-23 season, with the highlights being the elimination of sectional tournaments for Class 2A and 1A, along with ...

‘Play Like A Champion’ bringing guests to SE

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Through the Play Like A Champion Student Group, four unique individuals will be offering their insights to St. Edmond students. A kickoff meeting is set for Monday at 1 p.m. at the back parking lot of the school. The first guest will be David Dinuzzo, who is an international speaker and ...


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Jalen Adams faced the toughest hitters the state of Iowa had to offer during her days as a Fort Dodge Dodger. On Thursday, Adams will be zoning in on a different target with a much bigger cause in mind. Adams is scheduled to be one of the guest “pitchers” at Friendship Haven’s dunk ...


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Carson Peterson gave his all as a Dodger, whether on the football diamond, baseball field or basketball court. The recent Fort Dodge Senior High graduate always stayed flexible in his approach to each season, showing both versatility and selflessness while earning all-CIML recognition ...


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A few days after the Class 5A state championship game, Fort Dodge first team all-state softball player Mariah Myers wasn’t resting. She was boarding a plane to Tennessee, where her Iowa Premier Fastpitch 14U squad had its sights set on finishing what it started in the spring and taking a ...

Ross, Fellers qualify for U15 Pan-Am event

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BOYS TOWN, Neb. — A pair of familiar Fort Dodge wrestling names will accompany Team USA to the U15 Pan American Games this November. Fort Dodge Senior High freshman-to-be Dreshaun Ross and fellow ninth-grader Nolan Fellers — an incoming student at Bondurant-Farrar High School — both ...