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Hackman joins NIACC softball team

Monday, May 24, 2021 1:30 pm

Last week Turkey Valley senior Aleah Hackman signed her letter of intent to play softball at NIACC beginning in the fall of 2021. During her time as a Trojan, she has been involved in volleyball, track, large group speech, band, choir, musicals, plays, cross age teaching and YODA.

Good things coming; Vikings hoping experience will pave the way

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:24 pm

The Decorah baseball team has 12 returning letter winners and a desire to make it deep into the postseason this July.

Three Vikes named all-NEIC

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:23 pm

Getting the meet in before the rain began later in the week, the Decorah boys’ golf team traveled to the par-70 Waverly Municipal Golf Course Monday for the Northeast Iowa Conference meet, wrapping up the 2021 season.

Hoffert medals at regional; TV finishes third, SW fifth

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:22 pm

A week after trolling the same Tri-City Golf Course near Luana for Upper Iowa Conference action the Turkey Valley and South Winn girls’ golf teams wrapped up the season with regional action Monday.

Playoffs start Thursday

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 2:20 pm

The Vikings currently hold a 9-8 overall record, after falling to Waverly-Shell Rock 2-0 Monday on the road. Decorah opens the postseason in Class 2A Substate 3 action at home versus Charles City (2-14) Thursday, May 20 at 7:30 p.m.

Vikings to send 20 events to state

Monday, May 17, 2021 1:49 pm

Following a good showing at the Class 3A District 3 state qualifying meet Decorah athletes are ready for their final run of the season at Drake Stadium. After competing in Independence Thursday and waited until the final qualifiers were announced to see what events punched their tickets to the Blue Oval.

SW qualifies 14, Trojans 10 for state

Monday, May 17, 2021 1:45 pm

It’s time to pack your bags Warrior and Trojan fans.
The South Winn track teams will have 14 events take the Blue Oval at the state track meet, while the Trojans will have 10.

Eye on the prize, Vikings in regional final

Monday, May 17, 2021 1:42 pm

Having suffered their only dual meet loss of the season at home to Union early in the season, the Decorah girls’ tennis team got their revenge and defeated the Knights 6-3 on the road Thursday. The Vikings began their road to state with 5-0 wins over Osage and Aplington-Parkersburg Saturday.

Decorah netters will see more substate action

Monday, May 17, 2021 1:41 pm

The Decorah boys’ tennis team was put to the test last week at the district competition, hosted by Waverly-Shell Rock. The Vikings finished second in team standings out of eight squads and qualified one doubles team. Finishing and automatically qualifying for the team substate competition was Aplington-Parkersburg. Looking to be the second district representative in the substate team competition, Decorah hosted Columbus Saturday, defeating the Sailors 5-3.

Wenthold advances to district play

Monday, May 17, 2021 1:40 pm

Then there was one left.
The South Winn and Turkey Valley boys’ golf teams roamed the Silver Spring Golf Course Friday with hopes of continuing their seasons, competing in sectional competition.

Linksters finish seventh in NEIC

Monday, May 17, 2021 1:38 pm

The New Hampton girls’ golf team won its sixth consecutive NEIC golf title Thursday with 365 points. Posting a team score of 398 Waukon was the runner-up. Decorah concluded the day in seventh.
Playing on the New Hampton Golf Course, the Vikings tallied 488, three points behind Oelwein.

Vikes overpower Hawks

Monday, May 17, 2021 1:37 pm

With the postseason looming on the horizon, the Decorah girls’ soccer team (6-3) had little issue defeating West Delaware Thursday. Saturday, the Vikings competed in a tournament at Waverly-Shell Rock.

Vikings bow out of postseason

Monday, May 17, 2021 1:36 pm

The Decorah boys’ golf team said goodbye to the 2021 season Friday after finishing sixth at the sectional tournament held at Pin Oaks Golf Course in Manchester. Advancing to district competition is Waverly-Shell Rock (326) and Clear Lake (341). The Vikings combined for a score of 378.

Netters tune up for Saturday’s regional

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 11:00 pm

The Decorah girls’ tennis team was ready to play against a solid Independence squad coming away with a convincing 9-0 victory Monday on its home court.

Viking linksters sneak by Crestwood, Caledonia

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 11:00 pm

Tuesday’s golf triangular was a close one, but the Decorah boys’ team skimmed by Crestwood with a three-stroke advantage. The Vikes finished the night with 182 strokes, just ahead of the Cadets’ 185. Caledonia was also on the course and ended with 208.

Vikes finish regular season

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 10:00 pm

Utilizing an expanded line-up, the Decorah boys’ tennis team played a feisty Viroqua team in the second to last match of the season Saturday, winning 8-1. The Vikes were back on the road Monday at Onalaska to wrap up the regular season with a 6-1 loss.

Warriors third, TV fourth in UIC

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 10:00 pm

North Fayette Valley ran away with the title at the Upper Iowa Conference golf meet held Monday at South Winn Golf and Country Club. Coming through with a 372 was Clayton Ridge, while South Winn finished third with 376 strokes. Turkey Valley ended the day fourth with its lowest score of the season at 382.

Decorah readies for postseason

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 9:00 pm

In the final regular season competition of 2021, the Decorah girls’ golf team took on Caledonia at Ma Cal Grove Country Club. The Warriors bested the Vikings 191 to 242.

Trojans claim UIC title, SW’s Becker medalist

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 3:35 pm

The Turkey Valley Trojans claimed the UIC girls’ golf championship on Tuesday, May 11 at the Tri-City Golf and CC near Luana, surviving a grueling 18-hole test. It was 2008 when TV last won the conference golf title under the coaching of Bob Huinker.

TV linksters play with skeleton crew

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 3:23 pm

The Turkey Valley boys’ golf team were down to few linksters Friday at Crestwood as players were pulled in numerous directions. The result was the Trojans coming up short 189 to 236 versus the Cadets.