Sports

05/20/2015 - 1:52pm
The rain and cold didn’t slow down the Sigourney boys on Thursday. In fact, the miserable weather had the opposite effect. The Savages came through with a number of season-best times at Thursday’s State Qualifying Meet at BGM, propelling them to State Qualifications in four events. Read the May 20 issue of the News Review for the full story.
05/20/2015 - 1:49pm
A quartet of underclassmen put the Sigourney girls’ track and field team on its shoulders last Thursday at the State Qualifying Meet in Brooklyn, helping the Savages to be well represented at this week’s State Track Meet in Des Moines. Coach Jeni Harter’s group got things going right after the state-mandated 45-minute break, in...
05/13/2015 - 9:38am
The four-year stretch of Mediapolis winning the SEISC North is over. On Thursday, Coach Davis Eidahl’s Pekin boys’ track and field team won its 36th conference title, topping Mediapolis by 17 points and winning five events. “Our team came to compete,” said Eidahl. “We were not ranked high in many events, but the team...
05/13/2015 - 9:34am
Cold, windy conditions made for an intriguing day of golf on Monday at the South Iowa Cedar League Meet in North English. Despite the subpar conditions, the host English Valleys Bears made the most of their home-course advantage and cruised to a 16-stroke win over second-place BGM, earning themselves a conference championship. Read the May 13...
04/29/2015 - 8:13am
  Last week was a pretty special one for the Pekin girls’ track and field team. The Panthers didn’t just perform exceptionally at Montezuma and Mid-Prairie; they were represented at the Drake Relays by three different athletes. Gwynne Wright, Kaysha Dodson and Shelbie Williams – all juniors – competed at last week...
04/29/2015 - 8:10am
The string of unpredictable, often undesirable, weather continued throughout last week and reached its climax on Friday afternoon. The girls track and field squads from English Valleys, Sigourney and Tri-County each took the ambitious trip to Brooklyn on Friday and duked it out with rain, wind and really cold temperatures. The Bears and Trojans...
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