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SW girls’ triumph over Blue Devils

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:52 pm

After a complete performance Thursday versus West Central for the win, the South Winn girls’ basketball team (6-12, 4-10 UIC) struggled to get its offense going at Central Elkader Friday night.

Trojans battle past Devils

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:51 pm

Playing with defensive energy Friday night, Turkey Valley boys’ basketball team (8-9, 6-7 UIC), claimed victory over West Central (3-13, 2-10 UIC) on the road, 59-42.

TV girls end week with split decisions

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:49 pm

Enduring unyielding competition, the Turkey Valley girls’ basketball team (11-6, 9-4 UIC) won one and lost one to end last week.

Decorah keglers secure wins over North Iowa

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:48 pm

Getting back in the win column, the Decorah boys’ and girls’ bowling teams defeated North Iowa on the road Friday night.

Rolfs, Stille reach NEIC championships

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:48 pm

Two Vikes reached the finals at the Northeast Iowa Conference championship Saturday, hosted by New Hampton.
As a team, Decorah finished sixth overall with 90 points. Waverly-Shell Rock picked up the team title with 321 points.

Vikes blast Denver in non-conference action, 93-38

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:24 pm

The Decorah boys’ basketball team (13-1) picked up a signature non-conference win Tuesday night, defeating Denver (12-5) at home, 93-38.

Turkey Valley boys split to start week

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:23 pm

Following a disappointing loss to former coach and alum Monday night, the Turkey Valley boys’ basketball team (7-9, 5-7 UIC) punished Central Elkader Tuesday night for the split to start the week.

Slow quarters hinder Decorah girls

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:22 pm

A slump in scoring in the second and fourth quarters proved costly for the Decorah girls’ basketball team (8-5) against Class 2A No. 2 Denver (14-2) Tuesday at home. When the final buzzer rang, the Vikes came up shy of the win 52-45.

Warrior grapplers split home dual

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:22 pm

It was a split of non-conference duals Tuesday night in Calmar as the South Winn wrestling team hosted Central Springs, North Butler-Clarksville, North Tama and Riceville.

Central defense causes chaos for Trojan girls

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:21 pm

The Turkey Valley girls’ basketball team (10-5, 8-4) shouldered a tough conference loss Tuesday on the road versus Central Elkader (12-3, 9-2), 45-42.

SW boys put up strong effort

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:20 pm

Although the South Winn boys’ basketball team (8-8, 6-5 UIC) played well as a team, it didn’t translate into a win as the Warriors fell to North Fayette Valley (10-5, 8-4 UIC) Tuesday night on the road, 60-49.

Warriors making strides in offensive game

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:19 pm

The South Winn girls’ basketball team (5-11, 3-9 UIC) hit the boards hard Tuesday as the Warriors played North Fayette Valley (11-4, 9-4 UIC) on the road, falling 50-31.

Keglers fall short to Tripoli

Monday, January 31, 2022 2:18 pm

Making up a match from earlier this month, the Decorah bowling girls’ and boys’ teams fell to Tripoli Monday at Panther Lanes.

SW boys can’t hang with Vikes

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:23 pm

A flurry of steals and fast breaks put the game away quickly Saturday afternoon in Decorah as the Vikings (12-1, 6-0 NEIC) dominated the floor over South Winn (8-7, 6-4 UIC), 102-42.

Simon wins second state title; Decorah fifth

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:22 pm

Competition was rigid at the 2022 girls state wrestling championships over the weekend with over 1,000 girls vying for titles at the Xtreme Arena in Coralville for titles. 

Trojans shut down Kee

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:21 pm

The Turkey Valley girls’ basketball team (10-4, 8-3 UIC) made it five wins in a row with a 55-34 victory over Kee (5-8, 4-4 UIC) at home Friday night.

Two tallies in win column for Vikes

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:20 pm

After a tough overtime loss earlier in the week, the Decorah girls’ basketball team (9-5, 4-1 NEIC) is back in the win column with a pair of victories Friday and Saturday over Crestwood and Beckman Catholic.

Girls wrestling to become IGHSAU sanctioned sport

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:17 pm

The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Board of Directors voted unanimously to sanction girls wrestling as the organization’s 11th sport. The vote was made at the IGHSAU’s Jan. 12 board of directors meeting and was announced prior to the start of the championship round of the IWCOA Girls State Wrestling Tournament Saturday, Jan. 22, in Coralville. The first IGHSAU-sanctioned season will take place during the 2022-23 school year. 

Vikes pin Charles City, Riceville

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:17 pm

Decorah grapplers had a strong showing in the final week of the regular season, claiming a pair of home dual wins Thursday night and picking up a win at the Central Point-Urbana duals Saturday.

Vikings take care of business

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:15 pm

Friday night, the Decorah boys’ basketball team (12-1, 6-0 NEIC) hosted Crestwood (5-10, 1-5 NEIC) with the Vikes dominating the floor for the 65-48 victory.