Fans welcome 43rd Dodger Relays

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Track athletes only get a couple of chances to run at home. Both Fort Dodge and St. Edmond girls will get their shot on Thursday when they compete in the 43rd annual Dodger Relays. Action begins at 4:30 p.m. on J.H. Nitzke track. Joining the home schools will be Humboldt, Manson Northwest ...

Triton softball team rolls

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The Iowa Central softball squad roughed up Northeast (Neb.) at home on Wednesday, easily sweeping an ICCAC doubleheader. Scores were 14-0 and 20-5 in favor of the Tritons, who bounced back in a big way from their narrow losses to nationally-ranked Kirkwood on the road three days ...


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Reese Lemberg needed to re-charge her batteries as she began her junior year at St. Edmond in the summer of 2022. While it was a difficult decision to step away at the time, it turned out to be just what the current Gael senior needed. “Taking some time off of cross country my junior year ...

Iowa Central shines at nationals in San Antonio

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The Iowa Central sport shooting program took part in the ACUI/SCTP Collegiate Clay Target Championships in San Antonio recently, earning a national championship, four runner-up finishes and three more third place honors. Nathan Swanson was the national champion in Class B of doubles skeet ...

Gaels face stern test in Bondurant

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BONDURANT — With weather likely to cause meets to be called off Tuesday, the St. Edmond girls opted to hit the track here Monday night. Competing against a slew of new programs, the Gaels finished sixth overall. Adel-ADM was first with Pella second and North Polk third. Mariah Myers ...

Gael boys in action at GC

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JEFFERSON — The St. Edmond boys picked up a handful of Top-5 finishes here Monday at the Greene County Ram Relays. Overall, the Gaels placed sixth with ACGC holding off Greene County for top honors. Hunter Horn scored silver in the high jump with the sprint medley relay of Thomas ...