TV boys creates over 25 turnovers

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 11:00 pm

Aggressive on both ends of the floor, the Turkey Valley boys’ basketball team (13-5, 12-3 UIC) came away with a 68-58 win over Central Elkader (5-15, 3-12 UIC) Monday night in Jackson Junction.

Fourth quarter too much for Vikes

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 11:00 pm

Hitting the road Tuesday night, the Decorah boys’ basketball team (13-7) visited Cedar Rapids Washington (10-7) for a non-conference match-up. Despite keeping it close for three quarters, the final period was too much for the Vikes as they dropped the contest, 74-62.

Lady Vikes finish third in NEIC

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 11:00 pm

In the NEIC finale, the Decorah girls’ basketball team (11-7, 8-4 NEIC) put together a stellar second half to defeat Crestwood (5-16, 4-8 NEIC) at home Tuesday night, 55-41.

Warrior boys pull out OT win over Eagles

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 11:00 pm

They needed an extra period, but the South Winn boys’ basketball team (14-5, 13-3 UIC) pulled off the 60-55 win over Clayton Ridge on the road Tuesday night. With the win, the Warriors finish second in the Upper Iowa Conference behind North Fayette Valley.

SW grapplers upset Denver, fall to No. 7 West Hancock

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 11:00 pm

The dual season came to an end for the South Winn wrestling team Tuesday night.

The Warriors, ranked No. 15 in the final dual rankings compiled by the Iowa Wrestling Coaches Association and Iowa high School Athletic Association, faced No. 11 Denver in the regional dual semifinals hosted by West Hancock in Britt.

Hoffert becomes point-leader in TV history

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 11:00 pm

The Turkey Valley girls’ basketball team (16-5, 13-3 UIC) wrapped up the regular season this week with a pair of wins over Central Elkader and Clayton Ridge. In the process, senior Ali Hoffert surpassed Shelby Reicks’ career point record of 1266 points in 5-on-5 basketball at Turkey Valley. After Tuesday’s game, Hoffert’s total stands at 1269 with the postseason ahead.

Keglers prepping for postseason

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 6:01 pm

After the conference team tournament scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 30, was postponed due to inclement weather the tournament took place Wednesday, Feb. 10, at Cadillac Lanes in Waterloo. Teams in the conference include Columbus Catholic, Charles City, Denver, Forest City, North Fayette Valley, North Iowa, Oelwein, Sumner-Fred, Tripoli, Waukon and Waverly-Shell Rock.

Basketball pairings released

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:36 pm

Postseason pairing for Class 1A, 2A and 3A girls’ basketball teams, along with the boys Class 1A and 2A have been released.

Decorah girls, competing in Class 4A, and the boys in Class 3A will be released later this week.

Four advance to districts for South Winn

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:34 pm

Four grapplers from South Winn are one step closer to earning a spot at the state wrestling meet.

Pirates no trouble for TV girls

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:33 pm

Stepping onto the court for a Saturday afternoon match-up, the Turkey Valley girls’ basketball team (6-4, 5-2 UIC) rushed past the Postville Pirates (0-3, 0-3 UIC) with a 62-22 win.

Decorah grapplers keep the dream alive

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:33 pm

There are still six alive in the postseason on the Decorah wrestling team following Saturday’a Class 2A Sectional 11 in Decorah.

SW’s Kriener connects for 28

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:32 pm

While the temperatures were frigid outside, the Warrior offense was on fire Friday night, as the South Winn boys’ basketball team (9-4, 8-2 UIC) lit up the nets to defeat Kee High (6-8, 5-5 UIC) on the road, 72-48.

Six events headed to state

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:31 pm

The Decorah boys’ swim team will be well represented at state with six events qualifying Saturday at Dubuqe Hempstead. 

Vikes continue to lead NEIC

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:30 pm

With one regular conference game remaining, the Decorah boys’ basketball team (13-4, 9-2 NEIC) remains on top of the NEIC standings with Friday’s 48-45 victory over Waverly-Shell Rock. 

Trojan boys pound Pirates

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:29 pm

Postponed 18 hours due to weather, the Turkey Valley boys’ basketball team (10-4, 9-2 UIC) took the court at Postville (1-11, 1-10 UIC) Saturday afternoon, defeating the Pirates, 67-45.

Regular season finale goes to Hawks

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:27 pm

Turnovers and defense were the story of Friday night’s game between the South Winn girls’ basketball team (2-17, 2-14 UIC) and Kee (10-9, 9-7 UIC) as the Lady Warriors finished off the regular season with a 61-35 road loss.

Bulldogs claim UIC crown; SW second

Monday, February 1, 2021 4:03 pm

After finishing second in the team standings last year, the MFL MarMac wrestling team has risen back to the top of the Upper Iowa Conference. The Bulldogs bested the field with 234 points, while South Winn was runner-up with 219 points. The 2020 champion, North Fayette Valley, finished with 153 in third place with Postville taking fourth with 119.5 points.

Decorah crowns one champ at NEIC

Monday, February 1, 2021 4:02 pm

Teams from the Northeast Iowa Conference converged on Decorah Saturday to compete in the annual conference wrestling tournament. While the temperatures began to fall outside, the competition inside was fierce. With 189 points, the combined New Hampton/Turkey Valley squad finished third behind Class 3A No. 1 Waverly-Shell Rock (287) and Class 2A No. 2 Crestwood who had 206 points. The Vikings ended the day with 177 in the team standings, finishing fourth.

TV thumps Blue Devils, 56-23

Monday, February 1, 2021 4:01 pm

Getting on the court just once last week didn’t slow the Turkey Valley girls’ basketball team (12-5, 9-3 UIC) as the Trojans pummeled West Central (6-11, 4-9 UIC) Friday at home, 56-23.

Warriors collect pair of UIC wins

Monday, February 1, 2021 4:00 pm

Playing back-to-back nights didn’t seem to faze the South Winn boys’ basketball team (9-4, 8-2 UIC) as the Warriors picked up two wins late last week.