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High School Football

TOGETHER AS ONE

LAKE CITY — When Brennan Holder was in elementary school, he found himself in the middle of a transition that introduced him to new teammates and friends that would later become family. Rockwell City-Lytton and Southern Cal consolidated districts in 2010-2011 to form South Central Calhoun ...

PLAYOFF METTLE

GOWRIE — For the past three seasons, South Central Calhoun had been on the cusp of a return trip to the UNI-Dome — only to come up just short. In their fourth and final quarterfinal appearance, the Titan senior class is Cedar Falls-bound. In a Top-10 rematch against Southeast Valley, ...

REMATCH: Area stalwarts square off in 1A semis as Jags face Titans

GOWRIE — Mike Swieter had a feeling, after his Southeast Valley football team upset South Central Calhoun in September, that it wouldn’t be the last time they would meet this season. In Week 5, the Jaguars (9-0 overall) went into Lake City and knocked off the Titans (8-1) for the first ...

CHALLENGE: Unbeaten Lynx take on traditional power BH/RV in 3A

WEBSTER CITY — No. 6 Webster City played its best game of the season against Sergeant Bluff-Luton seven days ago, and it needed to in order to survive and advance in the Class 3A state playoffs. And now the Lynx will have to match, or maybe even exceed last week’s performance if they want ...

STAGE IS SET

LAKE CITY — The South Central Calhoun football program is all too familiar with how difficult it can be to reach the UNI-Dome. The Titans have had no trouble reaching the state quarterfinals, reaching this round in each of the last four years. The clinching victory and reaching Cedar Falls ...

Southeast Valley sticks to the basics

GOWRIE — Mike Swieter’s offense is built to feature a running back, and Lathe Muench fits that mold perfectly. The Jaguar junior, who stands 5-foot-11 and weighs 176 pounds, has turned into the grinding back that keeps the offense churning for Southeast Valley. Muench isn’t the only ...