FDSH grad named head assistant coach at Virginia

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Brian Rasmussen has been tabbed the head assistant coach for the Virginia men’s tennis team. Rasmussen, a 2009 Fort Dodge Senior High graduate, replaces Scott Brown, who was recently named head coach at Vanderbilt. Rasmussen previously served as a volunteer ...

Gaels start strong, earn road victory

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IOWA FALLS — A big first inning allowed the St. Edmond baseball team to secure a road North Central Conference win here Friday night over Iowa Falls-Alden, 12-7. Tyler McDowell picked up the victory on the mound, striking out eight over six-plus innings for the Gaels (2-3 overall, 2-2 in ...

No. 10 Gaels coast, 12-1

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IOWA FALLS — Ahead of their first tournament action of the season, the 10th-ranked (Class 1A) St. Edmond softball team took care of Iowa Falls-Alden here Friday night, 12-1 in five innings. Kaili Henning spun a two-hitter, striking out nine for the Gaels (7-1 overall, 4-0 in the North ...

Dodgers split in Sioux City

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SIOUX CITY — The Fort Dodge baseball team came away with a split here on Friday afternoon. The Dodgers picked up a 3-1 victory over Sioux City West and were topped by Sioux City East, 5-3. Royce Pederson earned the win on the mound, striking out two over five innings with just four hits ...

Gaels take early NCC softball clash

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Bill Shirbroun knew if his St. Edmond softball squad wanted to separate themselves from Webster City, they had to win the season opener in the 2023 series. Even after the Lynx made some noise in the first inning on Wednesday and got on the scoreboard first, the Gaels were able to stay the ...

Home sweep

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The second-ranked (Class 4A) Fort Dodge softball team showed plenty of patience at the plate here Thursday night. After posting a 10-0 victory in five innings over Mason City in the opener at Rogers Park, the Dodgers completed the sweep with a 16-6 win also in five for the 20th straight win ...