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SW pounds Pirates in two-game series

Tuesday, June 27, 2023 9:15 am

It was a busy stretch for the South Winn softball team (16-13, 12-1 UIC) last week with a slew of games as the regular season soon wraps up.

Vikings split with Go-Hawks, continue to lead NEIC

Tuesday, June 27, 2023 9:11 am

With an 8-3 record in the Northeast Iowa Conference, the Decorah softball team (12-11, 8-3 NEIC) remains on top of the league standings despite a split with Waverly-Shell Rock Thursday night at home. Friday, the Vikes saw some non-conference action as North Fayette Valley came to Decorah and returned to West Union defeated.

Warriors clinch UIC title

Tuesday, June 27, 2023 9:01 am

In a busy conclusion to the week, the South Winn baseball team (18-8, 14-1 UIC) clinched the Upper Iowa Conference title with a win over Postville Thursday. South Winn moved to 14-1 in the league with just three games remaining to secure their fifth conference championship in the past six years.

Decorah looking to get back on track

Tuesday, June 27, 2023 9:00 am

It was a long bus ride home for the Decorah baseball team Wednesday as the Vikes (10-8, 15-12 NEIC) fell to Independence; however, Decorah sprang back into action with a win over Clear Lake Thursday and before taking the home field against Waukon Friday.

Tough finish to week for TV

Tuesday, June 27, 2023 8:57 am

The Turkey Valley softball team (9-17, 8-2 UIC) had a tough conclusion to the week, dropping three games.

Trojans sit at .500 with one week left

Tuesday, June 27, 2023 8:56 am

The Turkey Valley baseball team (11-12, 9-6 UIC) remains at .500 with five games remaining in the regular season.
Playing the Charles City Comets (12-16) Friday, the non-conference foe took advantage of errors to win 6-2.

Postseason starts this week

Tuesday, June 27, 2023 8:55 am

The season has been a fast one as area softball and baseball teams wrap up the regular season early this week and move right into the postseason Friday and Saturday.

SW sweeps Kee; falters at NFV

Friday, June 23, 2023 10:54 am

After playing two close games with Kee Monday and coming out victorious, the South Winn baseball team (16-5, 12-0 UIC) suffered its first conference loss to North Fayette Valley Tuesday on the road. The Warriors are just one win away from securing an outright conference title.

Warriors start busy week with wins over CR

Friday, June 23, 2023 10:52 am

With at least one game every day this week, the South Winn softball team (13-11, 9-1 UIC) started it off with two conference wins at home Monday, with a non-conference battle that went to Riceville Tuesday night.

Big innings lead to wins for TV girls

Friday, June 23, 2023 10:51 am

It was a busy slate to start the week for the Turkey Valley softball team (9-14, 8-2 UIC), starting the week with a pair of doubleheaders both in and out of the conference Monday and Tuesday. The Trojans came away with two wins over the four games.

Trojans light up the bats; Drilling gets grand slam

Friday, June 23, 2023 10:49 am

It was a fine start to the week for the Turkey Valley baseball team as the Trojans (10-11, 8-6 UIC) picked up two wins in three tries.

Vikes split with Waukon

Friday, June 23, 2023 10:46 am

The Decorah softball team (11-7, 7-2 NEIC) opened the week with a conference doubleheader split at Waukon (13-11, 5-6 NEIC) Tuesday.

Decorah baseball comes up empty at W-SR

Friday, June 23, 2023 10:45 am

The trial by fire continued this week for the Decorah baseball team (14-9, 10-6 NEIC) as the Vikes dropped a conference doubleheader to Waverly-Shell Rock (14-8, 12-4 NEIC) on the road Tuesday night, 14-1 and 9-8.

Local teams battle each other, Ottumwa

Monday, June 19, 2023 9:19 am

In what has become an annual tradition, the Decorah, South Winn and Ottumwa baseball teams have battled it out on the diamond. Saturday the trio of squads competed at Luther College with Ottumwa (19-6) sweeping the local teams and the Vikes (13-7) besting the Warriors (14-5).

Exciting win; Decorah bests NH in eight innings

Monday, June 19, 2023 9:18 am

Strong base running, pitching and defense gave the Decorah softball team (10-7, 6-1 NEIC) its sixth league win of the season Friday night. The Vikes bested New Hampton (8-6, 4-5 NEIC) at home, 6-5 in eight frames.

Viking baseball moves to 9-4 in NEIC

Monday, June 19, 2023 9:17 am

Going on the road in conference action Friday, the Decorah baseball team (13-7, 9-4 NEIC) shutout Crestwood (4-14, 3-10 NEIC) in five innings, 10-0.

Third win over NFV for TV baseball

Monday, June 19, 2023 9:16 am

Having won the first two meetings of the season over North Fayette Valley (3-16, 3-7 UIC), the Turkey Valley baseball team (9-10, 7-5 UIC) was looking for the three-game sweep Thursday, June 15, at home — and got it, 5-1.

Trojans sweep Central at home

Monday, June 19, 2023 9:15 am

The Turkey Valley softball team (7-12, 6-2 UIC) picked up a pair of conference wins Wednesday night over Central Elkader in Jackson Junction, then went 1-2 in games at the New Hampton tournament Saturday.

Warrior offense comes to play in wins

Monday, June 19, 2023 9:12 am

The South Winn softball team (11-10, 7-1 UIC) picked up two conference victories to finish the week over MFL MarMac on the road before falling to Class 2A No. 14 Osage at home.

SW handcuffed by Beckman

Monday, June 19, 2023 9:11 am

Class 2A No. 4 Dyersville Beckman (14-7) was able to strike early and often offensively to cruise to a 14-4 victory over the South Winn baseball team (14-5, 11-0 UIC).