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High School Football

GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY

CEDAR FALLS — From day one, Mike Swieter saw something special in his Southeast Valley football team. It wasn’t because of all the talent on the field or even their cohesiveness, which both bring plenty to the table. It was all about their work ethic. All of the drive, determination ...

ALL TOGETHER

GOWRIE — On the field, it’s one team. One purpose. Southeast Valley has become more than just a football squad. They’ve built a family on the gridiron behind a community that spans four counties and 498 total square miles. In their eighth season on the gridiron as a consolidated ...

Six Gaels make all-district team

Six members of the St. Edmond football team earned all-district honors for the 2021 season. Seniors Isaac Landwehr and Tyler Rossmanith were selected to the Eight-Player, District 2 first team for the Gaels, with classmates Quinten McCarville and Cayne Reed making the second. Juniors Caleb ...

Dodgers named to all-district football teams

A dozen Fort Dodge football players were recently named to the top two teams in Class 4A, District 1 after the Dodgers completed a 7-3 playoff campaign. Seniors Jake Erickson, Jace Ulrich, Bradley Vodraska and Pry’Shayn Mosley were joined by juniors Javion Jondle and Connor Carver on the ...

SE VALLEY AT ITS PEAK

CEDAR FALLS — The Southeast Valley football team wasn’t going to settle for just a trip to the UNI-Dome. The Jaguars wanted to leave a lasting impression. Mission accomplished. Southeast Valley will play for the school’s first ever state championship after a dominant performance in the ...

‘CATS FIGHT TO THE FINISH

CEDAR FALLS — His eyes still red and tearful from the raw experience of a season-ending locker room scene, Caden Matson took a deep breath and tried to express his emotions following Humboldt’s Class 3A state semifinal loss to top-ranked Harlan here on Saturday night. Matson courageously ...