Lynx pick up first win of year

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Mark Fisher has waited six games to see the sense of joy and excitement on the faces of his Webster City girls. Fisher finally got to experience that here Tuesday night as the Lynx topped St. Edmond for their first win of the season, 45-31. Livia Kasch scored nine points with 10 rebounds, ...

Crooks reaches career milestones for Garrigan

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ALGONA — Audi Crooks keeps adding to her legacy, and recently, she etched her name into the state’s record books. Crooks, the future Iowa State Cyclone, became only the sixth player in Iowa girls high school history to reach 2,000 career points and 1,000 career rebounds. “She has been a ...

Dodger girls blitz Hoover

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DES MOINES — The beat goes on for the Fort Dodge girls basketball team. The Dodgers won their fifth game in as many tries on the young season here Tuesday, blistering Des Moines Hoover by a final score of 58-10. Head coach Scott Messerly’s squad was relentless defensively against the ...

Alt, Wooldridge win for FD

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PLEASANT HILL — Fort Dodge sophomore Kevin Alt won two events at the Larry White Southeast Polk Invitational on Tuesday. Alt, a student at Algona High School, captured both the 50 and 100 freestyle races in 22.71 and 50.35, respectively. Freshman Dane Wooldridge, who goes to Manson Northwest ...

Dodgers 2nd in Council Bluffs

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COUNCIL BLUFFS — Dreshaun Ross had his first high school tournament championship locked up on Saturday at the Council Bluffs Classic, but a stalling call took away the guarantee. That lit a fire under the Fort Dodge freshman, who took care of business with an overtime victory for 195-pound ...

Busy week for Dodger squads

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The Fort Dodge basketball teams will be road warriors this week, playing three games over four days in three different towns. Up first will be a doubleheader at Des Moines Hoover on Tuesday, with a short trip to Humboldt set for Thursday. The week concludes Friday at Marshalltown. Action on ...