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Miranda Aunspach (left) and Delaney Bice (right) celebrate after an impressive performance by the Hawks vs the Wildcats. Contributed photo by Stacie Mallon.

Softball: Hawks dominate doubleheader

Jun 24, 2016 2:30pm

The Woodward Granger Hawks (19-6) offense shelled the host West Central Valley Wildcats (2-17) in their doubleheader match in Stuart.

On June 23, the Hawks put on a hitting display that...

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Jun 24, 2016 1:00pm

Girls split two at Des Moines

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:19pm

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Brady Aunspach throws a strike to the Panthers hitter in game on of the doubleheader. Photo by Cesar J Toledo/Perry Chief

Hawks sweep Panthers in doubleheader

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:19pm

A Woodward-Granger Hawks (9-5, 8-2) 5-4 deficit turned to an 11-5 advantage when the team mounted a seven run sixth inning and snatched a victory from the Panorama Panthers (1-9, 1-8) in game one...

Janier Puente throws a strike against the visiting ADM Tigers. Photo by Cesar J Toledo/ Perry Chief

Puente freezes Tigers in their tracks

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:19pm

Perry’s Janier Puente silenced conference rivals the Tigers, 7-0, for a home win that snapped the Bluejays losing streak.

On June 15, the Perry Bluejays (5-11, 3-4) hosted the visiting ADM...

Rachel Kinney smacks a one run double against the Tigers. Photo by Cesar J Toledo/Perry Chief

Errors play a role in Jayette loss

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 12:02pm

A couple of errors by the Perry Jayettes, ( 7-6, 2-5), allowed the ADM Tigers, (17-2, 7-1), a few extra unearned runs to claim the 5-2 victory.

On June 15, conference rivals the Jayettes and...

Waukee playing solid early in season

Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

Waukee boys’ baseball is off to a solid start in 2016. The Warriors have lost consecutive games only once so far.

Last Thursday, Waukee took down Ankeny by a score of 4-0. The Warriors...

DC-G baseball playing well in June

Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

After dropping four games to start the season, Dallas Center-Grimes boys’ baseball has rebounded and played well in June.

The winning started at Norwalk early in the month with two wins in a...

Meagan Blomgren of Van Meter sticks a landing in the long jump at the state track and field meet in May. She was the only girl and only freshman from VM to qualify for state. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Putting the team on her back: Blomgren shines after surgery

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

Van Meter freshman Meagan Blomgren is a standout athlete. She represented the Bulldogs in three of their eight events at the state track and field meet in May. Now, she’s playing shortstop and...

DC-G's Dody Kim runs downfield May 9 against Winterset. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Dallas County soccer stars named to All-State teams

Updated: Jun 16, 2016 1:21pm

The Iowa High School Soccer Coaches Association released its All-State soccer teams for both boys and girls. Many Dallas County athletes were honored.

In class 3A, Waukee was represented by...

Riley Jamison throws a strike against a Cardinal hitter. Contributed photo by Stacie Mallon

Hawks shutout host Cardinals

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 9:55am

A seven inning contest quickly lasted five when the visiting Hawks tagged the Cardinals for 10 runs in the fifth for a 12-0 conference win.

On June 14, the W-G Hawks (11-5, 6-0) softball...

Hawks ground Cardinals

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

The Hawks baseball team pounced on the host team Cardinals early and often to win another confernce bout 16-0.

A scheduled seven inning affair on June 14, lasted just four when the W-G Hawks...

Dalaney Bice throws a strike against the opposing Trojan batter. Photo by Cesar J Toledo

Hawks post 2-1 record at own tourney

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

Hawks’ softball team finished 2-1 at their own varsity tournament.

After winning their first two games against the Trojans and Lynx, the Woodward-Granger Hawks (10-5) ended their tournament...

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