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Wenthold breaks single season record for threes

Monday, February 12, 2024 12:50 pm

It was a defensive battle Saturday night in a game where a Warrior team was guaranteed to win as the South Winn girls’ basketball team played its first regional game at Wapsie Valley, but it took overtime. After the two squads finished regulation tied 35-35, South Winn (7-15) rallied to win 47-43.

Bucs stop Turkey Valley girls in round one

Monday, February 12, 2024 12:50 pm

It wasn’t the end to the season the Trojan fans wanted to see as the Turkey Valley girls’ basketball team fell at East Buchanan Thursday night 63-40 in the first round of regional play.

Viking girls finish second in conference

Monday, February 12, 2024 12:49 pm

Friday’s 66-52 loss on the road at Class 4A No. 2 Waverly-Shell Rock (21-0, 10-0 NEIC) made it just two in the NEIC for Decorah girls’ basketball team (14-7, 8-2 NEIC) as the Vikes finished second in the league.

Winings, Hageman push South Winn to win

Thursday, February 8, 2024 12:45 pm

A second-half push in scoring forged the way for the South Winn boys’ basketball team (12-8, 8-7 UIC) to defeat the Turkey Valley boys’ basketball team (13-9, 8-8 UIC) Monday night 64-55 in Jackson Junction.

TV girls top Warriors for second time

Thursday, February 8, 2024 12:44 pm

The Turkey Valley girls’ basketball team will enter the postseason with a 7-14 overall (6-10 UIC) record after topping South Winn (6-15, 5-11 UIC) Monday night at home 46-38.

Trojans have tough night with Hawks

Thursday, February 8, 2024 12:42 pm

It was a rough night on the hardwood for the Turkey Valley boys’ basketball team (12-10, 7-9 UIC) as the Trojans fell to Class 1A No. 10 Kee (19-2, 15-1 UIC) at home 75-38.

SW boys finish 9-7 in conference

Thursday, February 8, 2024 12:41 pm

After going above .500 in the conference Monday night, the South Winn boys’ basketball team (13-8, 9-7 UIC) picked up a second win in as many nights over Clayton Ridge (4-17, 2-14 UIC) Tuesday 61-36 to close out the regular season.

Bowlers wrap up season with perfection

Thursday, February 8, 2024 12:41 pm

The Decorah girls’ and boys’ bowling teams clinched a perfect season Tuesday with wins over New Hampton, finishing 10-0.

Good effort by Viking girls Monday

Thursday, February 8, 2024 12:39 pm

A flurry of scoring in the third kept the Decorah girls’ basketball team (14-6, 8-1 NEIC) from getting the win Monday afternoon as the Vikes played Winterset (9-10) on the floor at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Decorah came up a little short 43-38 in the non-conference match-up.

Decorah stands high above the rest

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 11:20 am

The victory bell was ringing in Decorah Saturday night after the Viking girls’ wrestling team finally caught its breath from a whirlwind end to the weekend — and a team state title.
Due to a state speech contest Saturday, the firetruck ride and bell ringing, along with a celebration rally was held Saturday — a night after the Vikings blew away the competition at the state wrestling tournament at the Xtreme Arena in Coralville.

W-SR keglers fall to Vikings

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 11:18 am

It was a familiar bowling alley for the Decorah bowling teams with yet another opponent as the Viking girls’ and boys’ teams defeated Waverly-Shell Rock Thursday night.

Vikes celebrate seniors with “W”

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 11:18 am

With a handful of games remaining before the postseason, the Decorah boys’ basketball team (16-2, 8-1 NEIC) picked up a win over Waukon Friday night, then dropped a heartbreaking game to Cascade in the final minutes Saturday in non-conference action.

Twin wins for Decorah girls

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 11:17 am

The Decorah girls’ basketball team (14-5, 8-1 NEIC) seem to be peaking with one week to play in the regular portion of the season, picking up two wins over the weekend.

Four-game week wraps up for TV girls 1-2

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 11:16 am

Weather earlier in January forced a busy end to last week for the Turkey Valley girls’ basketball team (6-15, 5-10 UIC) who had three games in three days, going 1-2.

Trojans cap off week with wins

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 11:15 am

The Turkey Valley boys’ basketball team (13-8, 8-7 UIC) wrapped up a four-game with 2-1 over the weekend.

Dual season wraps up for Warrior matmen

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 11:13 am

The late addition to the schedule put the South Winn boys’ wrestling team on the mats Friday at East Buchanan with the Warriors picking up three wins and finishing the season with a 21-9 dual record.

SW girls fall to Bulldogs

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 11:13 am

Facing the top of the conference is a tough enough battle let alone doing it on their own court as the South Winn girls’ basketball team (6-14, 5-10 UIC) found Friday night as the Warriors fell 53-34 to MFL MarMac (14-6, 14-2 UIC).

Four events to compete at state for Vikes

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 11:12 am

In one of the most competitive districts, the Decorah boys’ swim team managed to qualify four events for the state swim meet Saturday. As a team the Vikings finished fourth with 212 points behind Cedar Falls with 490, Ankeny with 465 and Marshalltown with 282.

Sheffield, N. Simon advance to finals

Friday, February 2, 2024 1:59 pm

Over 400 girls started the 2024 IGHSAU state wrestling tournament, hoping to claim a title, or at least some hardware and Decorah will have two vying for the gold later tonight in the finals.
With 132 points already accumulated, two wrestlers in the finals and three others earning a medal, Decorah all but has the title wrapped up over East Buchanan who has moved into second with 94 points, just ahead of Raccoon River-Northwest with 92.

Day one in the books, Decorah leads with two hunting for titles

Friday, February 2, 2024 9:34 am

The Decorah girls’ wrestling team extended its lead in the evening session in the hunt for the team title pulling ahead with 79 points. Cedar Falls is currently second with 64 with Raccoon River-Northwest third with 60. Last year’s champion, Waverly-Shell Rock sits in sixth with 56.