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Waukee's Ashley Dean, shown against Mason City earlier this year, took first place in the 100 yard freestyle against Southeast Polk on Tuesday in Waukee. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee swimmers get win against Southeast Polk at home

Sep 30, 2015 3:43pm

In its home pool at the Waukee Family YMCA, the Waukee girls’ swimming team dominated against Southeast Polk. The Warriors took first place in eight events and beat the Rams by a score of 119-67...

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Waukee's Adam Rose, shown catching a touchdown pass against Valley in the first game of the season, was Waukee's leading receiver w PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee delivers Johnston its first loss of the season

Sep 22, 2015 10:53am

Through three weeks of the high school football season in Iowa, Johnston was undefeated with a 3-0 record, but that was until the Waukee football team got a shot at it.

The Warriors (2-2)...

DC-G's Trey Washington, shown returning an interception against A-D-M back on Sept. 11, scored the game-winning touchdown against Harlan with an 81-yard punt return. The Mustangs improved the 3-1 with a 28-21 win over the Cyclones last Friday. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Mustangs win dramatic game against Harlan

Sep 21, 2015 3:33pm

One thing was made clear when the Dallas Center-Grimes football team traveled to Harlan on Friday, Sept. 18: The Cyclones are not the pushovers they were a year ago when the Mustangs beat them at...

A-D-M's Zach Johnston rushes the ball in the first half against Atlantic. Johnston carried the ball 15 times for 134 yards in the Tigers' 55-14 Homecoming win on Friday, Sept. 18. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

A-D-M’s running game buries Atlantic on Homecoming

Sep 21, 2015 2:12pm

Last season and for the first three games of this year, the success of the A-D-M football team has been riding on the success of the passing game. Through three games this year, the Tigers...

DC-G's Lexi Smith led the Fillies with a fourth-place finish at Johnston. The DC-G girls' cross country team took second place at Camp Dodge in Johnston on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee boys and girls, DC-G girls compete at Heartland Classic

Sep 21, 2015 12:39pm

Ames was the scene for the 10th annual Heartland Cross Country Classic, hosted by Des Moines Roosevelt on Saturday, Sept. 19. The Waukee boys’ and girls’ cross country teams as well as the Dallas...

Van Meter's Grant Gordon catches a touchdown pass from Ben Trent on Friday, Sept. 18 as the Bulldogs defeated Des Moines Christian 34-0 for their third straight win. PHOTO BY MARGO SUCKOW/FOR DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Van Meter dominates for third straight week

Sep 21, 2015 11:55am

The Van Meter football team keeps rolling right along this year and has won its third straight game. The Bulldogs (3-1, 1-0 District 8) hosted Des Moines Christian at Van Meter Junior-Senior High...

A-D-M's Luke Huen took 34th place overall at the Ballard Cross Country Meet in Huxley on Monday. PHOTO BY JOE RANDLEMAN/NEVADA JOURNAL

DC-G and A-D-M compete at Ballard cross country meet

Sep 17, 2015 9:00am

The 35th Ballard Cross Country Meet took place on Monday, Sept. 14 at Huxley Golf Course in Huxley and the boys’ and girls’ cross country teams of A-D-M and Dallas Center-Grimes both competed....


Bret Powers Member of Luther Cross Country Team

Sep 17, 2015 9:00am

Decorah, Iowa – Powers, a 2013 graduate of Van Meter High School, is a member of the Luther College Cross Country team.

Luther is led by head coach Steve Pasche who begins his 11th year....

Waukee boys and girls win in West Des Moines

Sep 16, 2015 3:11pm

The Waukee boys’ and girls’ cross country teams competed at a meet hosted by West Des Moines Valley at Valley Southwoods Freshman High School on Tuesday and both teams came away with first place...

Waukee's Emily Baeth, shown against Mason City earlier this year, took first place in the 200 yard freestyle and the 500 yard freestyle. The Warriors fell to Ankeny on Tuesday in Waukee. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee swimmers fall to Ankeny in conference matchup

Sep 16, 2015 2:39pm

The Waukee girls’ swimming team hosted Ankeny in a conference matchup on Tuesday at the Waukee Family YMCA, but the Warriors were unable to get an edge on the Hawks. Ankeny won the meet by a score...

Fillies fall to Norwalk on the road

Sep 16, 2015 1:56pm

After finding momentum in three straight wins at a tournament in Perry last Saturday, the Dallas Center-Grimes volleyball team wound up on the losing end against Norwalk on Tuesday night at...

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