Gael wrestlers hit the road

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IOWA FALLS — The St. Edmond wrestling team competes one final time before turning the calendar to 2024, taking on Iowa Falls-Alden and Clear Lake here Tuesday night in a North Central Conference triangular. Action begins at 6 p.m. The Gaels dropped their first two league duals last week ...

Dodger girls hit the road for tourney

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STATE CENTER — The Fort Dodge girls wrestling team will hit the mat one more time in 2023. The Dodgers will travel to West Marshall for a tournament to finish the pre-Christmas Break portion of their schedule. Joining West Marshall and the host Dodgers will be Albia, Clarke, Gilbert, ...


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Bobby Thompson knows there is still a lot of work to do, but he is pleased with the progression of the Fort Dodge wrestling team. The third-ranked Dodgers claimed their second consecutive Don Miller Invitational title, while crowning five champions. The Dodgers scored 243.5 points in the ...

Hendricks wins top-ranked showdown

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Broedy Hendricks has been in some big matches, so when he had to face another top-ranked foe, it wasn’t a path he had crossed before. The top-ranked (IAwrestle) Humboldt (2A) freshman once again had to defeat top-ranked (1A) Jace Nelson-Brown of Emmetsburg to claim an invite title. “He ...

Dodgers back on the hardwood

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For one final time in 2023, Fort Dodge hits the courts, as the Dodgers host Spencer in a twinbill here Tuesday night. Tip is set for 6:15 p.m. After a five-point home loss to Humboldt last Thursday, the Fort Dodge girls (4-3 overall) responded with a convincing 59-34 win at Marshalltown on ...

Myer, Walker earn Top-5 spots

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CARROLL — Sam Myer and Adam Walker secured Top-5 finishes for the St. Edmond wrestling team here Saturday at the Carroll Invitational. Myer earned a fall over Miles Vander Velde of Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln to earn third at 138 pounds, while Walker finished fourth at 215. The host ...