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South Winn faces tough foes

Wednesday, June 29, 2022 4:03 pm

Opening the week with a couple of road trips, the South Winn softball team (9-11, 7-3 UIC) split at Clayton Ridge and fell to Riceville.

Trojans drop three; now 5-17

Wednesday, June 29, 2022 4:02 pm

Facing tough competition to open the week, the Turkey Valley baseball team (5-17, 2-12 UIC) dropped three games.

Vikings best Ottumwa, South Winn in triangular

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 6:03 pm

It was a big day in Decorah Saturday with the Vikings (16-5) defeating Ottumwa (14-10) and South Winn (12-5) at home in a triangular.

Trojan softball finish week 4-1

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 6:00 pm

With rain breaking up the week Wednesday, the Turkey Valley softball team (9-5, 7-1 UIC) swept Central Elkader Thursday and went 2-1 at the New Hampton tournament Saturday.

Trojans fall to TigerHawks

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 5:59 pm

North Fayette Valley (11-9, 8-5 UIC) had the number for the Turkey Valley baseball team (5-16, 2-11 UIC) this year as the Trojans fell twice Thursday at home, 17-2 and 19-2.
The Trojans will host Clayton Ridge Tuesday, June 21.

SW softball raps out 16 hits against Osage

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 5:56 pm

Despite connecting for 16 hits Thursday, the South Winn softball team (8-9, 6-2 UIC) dropped a contest to Class 2A No. 13 Osage (15-2) on the road Thursday night, 14-7.

Warriors come short at Beckman Friday

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 5:55 pm

The South Winn baseball team (12-5, 10-1 UIC), traveled to Class 2A No. 5 Beckman Catholic (15-9) Friday evening and played a top program to a tight game, but unfortunately came up on the short end, 4-1. 

Viking softball defeats Kee, falls to NH

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 5:54 pm

Playing on the road back-to-back, the Decorah softball team (8-4, 4-2 NEIC) split the end of last week, defeating Kee High (8-12, 6-2 UIC) in New Albin, 8-3, Thursday and taking a loss to New Hampton (5-8, 2-3 NEIC) Friday night, 10-3.

Vikings stand atop league

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 5:54 pm

In lone possession of the top spot in the Northeast Iowa Conference, the Decorah baseball team (16-5, 12-2 NEIC) swept Crestwood (1-17, 1-13 NEIC) Friday at home, 3-1 and 13-2.
“I was really happy to come up with these two wins and our pitching and defense really did a great job,” said Coach Adam Riley.

Luzum’s two-run homer helps lift Vikes over W-SR

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 4:03 pm

Rallying back from a five-run deficit, the Decorah softball team (7-2, 4-0 NEIC) remained undefeated in the Northeast Iowa Conference Tuesday, besting Waverly-Shell Rock (1-7, 0-4 NEIC), 6-5.
The Go-Hawks put up the initial runs of the game with two in the third and three in the fifth. Trailing 5-0 into the bottom of the sixth, Decorah pushed five runs across home plate including a two-run home run by Ellie Luzum. The Vikings held off any W-SR threat in the top of the seventh to keep the score knotted 5-5 with one more chance to claim the win in seven innings. It was the bottom of the seventh frame when Bryar Duwe scored on a Lani Hubka fielder’s choice to take the victory.

No. 8 Warriors thrash Postville; fall to No. 2 Newman

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 4:02 pm

The South Winn Warriors improved to 9-1 on the season and 7-0 in conference play with dominating victories over Postville Monday before suffering their first loss of the season to Newman Catholic Tuesday.

Trojan softball sweeps Bulldogs

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 4:00 pm

Going on the road in conference action, the Turkey Valley softball team (2-1, 2-0 UIC) swept MFL MarMac (3-6, 2-2 UIC) Monday night, 7-3 and 7-2.
After the Bulldogs took a 3-0 lead in the first inning, the Trojans got on the board with two in the third frame and scratched across the tying run in the fifth. Turkey Valley rallied stronger in the top of the seventh with four more to take the lead and held on in the bottom of the seventh for the win.

Warriors move to 4-0 in UIC

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 3:59 pm

The South Winn softball team (4-4, 4-0 UIC) picked up two conference wins to start the week.
Monday, the Warriors hosted West Central (1-8, 0-4 UIC), 8-4 and 11-1. It was a sweep for the Warriors with South Winn winning 8-4 and 11-1.
West Central had South Winn fans biting their nails with a 3-2 lead after the top of the third before the Warrior bats exploded. They put up six runs in the frame and nearly shut down the Blue Devil offense the rest of the game.

Vikings top Comets in opener, game two to be completed

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 3:59 pm

Looking to get the doubleheader in before the rain, the Decorah baseball team (8-3, 6-1 NEIC) managed to scrape out a 4-2 game one victory over Charles City (3-6, 2-5 NEIC) Tuesday night. Trailing 2-0 in the top of the seventh inning, the Vikings scored their four runs with two outs, highlighted by a Jacob Pipho home run.

TV baseball drops doubleheader to Indians

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 3:58 pm

The Turkey Valley baseball team (3-8, 2-3 UIC) traveled to Waukon Monday, falling to the Indians (5-6, 1-5 NEIC) in a varsity twinbill, 3-2 and 5-1.
In game one, the Trojans got the bats swinging early with a run in the first; however, Waukon answered with three runs in the bottom half of the opening inning. Despite TV best efforts to erase the deficit, they were only able to get back within one with a run in the sixth frame.

Decorah fights back in seventh to defeat Trojans

Monday, June 6, 2022 1:59 pm

The Decorah softball team (3-0) succeeded in stringing together some hits in the final inning Thursday to defeat Turkey Valley (0-1) at home 4-3.
The Trojans plated two runs in the first frame to take the early lead, only to see that advantage evaporate with a Viking run in the third and fourth to knot the score. Turkey Valley responded with another tally in the fifth stanza, a lead which held until the bottom of the seventh when Decorah managed to scratch two runs across home plate.

On a roll; Win streak continues for Warriors to 6-0

Monday, June 6, 2022 1:58 pm

The season is off to a perfect start for the South Winn baseball team as they have rattled off six straight wins.

TV bats active in opening week, pick up first wins

Monday, June 6, 2022 1:56 pm

The hits are there for the Turkey Valley baseball team (2-5, 2-3 UIC) as the Trojans picked up their first pair of wins, after falling three times late last week. 

Decorah bats explode against MFL

Monday, June 6, 2022 1:54 pm

There are more tallies in the win column for the Decorah softball team (5-0, 2-0 NEIC) after the Lady Vikes overwhelmed MFL MarMac on the road Friday, then defeated New Hampton Tuesday at home.

Vikes split NEIC twinbill with Waukon, blank Cadets

Monday, June 6, 2022 1:53 pm

The Decorah baseball team (4-3, 3-1 NEIC) has been busy as of late, winning four-of-five games.