Yahoo Weather

You are here

SportsSubscribe to RSS - Sports

Waukee's Carter Bothwell got things started for the Warriors in the bottom of the first inning with the first RBI of the Substate Finals against West Des Moines Valley on Wednesday, July 22 in Waukee. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Warriors beat Valley, storm into State Tournament

Jul 23, 2015 12:44pm

After a 1-0 game in their previous meeting back on July 8, it looked as though it would be a dog fight when the Warriors and the Tigers of West Des Moines Valley played in the Substate Finals for...

More Sports ↓

Waukee's Claire Dudek scored a run and had a 2-RBI double in the second game of a double header against Southeast Polk on Monday. The Warriors won both games. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Warriors hitting mid-season stride

Jun 23, 2015 11:50am

Early this year, it looked like the Waukee softball team would not live up to the preseason hype and the No. 2 ranking as they lost four straight at one point. The Warriors have now won 12...

Van Meter's Ali Flaherty was 2-for-3 at the plate with two runs scored and a stolen base against Earlham last Friday. The Bulldogs lost the game 5-4. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Errors plague Bulldogs in 5-4 loss to Earlham

Jun 22, 2015 10:59am

A solid offensive performance by the Van Meter softball team in which they had 11 hits allowed them to score four runs against West Central Activities Conference opponent Earlham on Friday, June...

DC-G's Brooke Kramer makes a catch on a fly ball at second base against Pella on June 18. She was 2-for-5 with two stolen bases in the 10-8 loss to the Lady Dutch. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Fillies fall in eight innings against Pella

Jun 19, 2015 1:29pm

Different teams have to get to their destinations and reach their goals in different ways.

This year’s Dallas Center-Grimes softball team is different than the ones from last year and the...

Waukee's Morgan Nealey, shown against Waterloo West last year in the Regional tournament, has five home runs so far this season. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee wins 4-1 over DC-G in Dallas Center

Jun 18, 2015 9:00am

After a 1-0 game in favor of the Fillies last season, the Waukee softball team won 4-1 over Dallas Center-Grimes on Tuesday night in Dallas Center. The Warriors scored once in the second inning,...

A-D-M's Sam Kornstad got the win on the mound against Des Moines Roosevelt on June 11. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Tigers fall 2-1 to Earlham, snap two-game win streak

Jun 18, 2015 9:00am

The Tigers brought the score to within one run in the top of the seventh inning, but it wasn’t enough as the A-D-M baseball team fell to Earlham on the road on Tuesday night by a score of 2-1....

A-D-M's Kate Collins rounds the bases after hitting a grand slam in the first inning against Van Meter at a tournament hosted by the Tigers on Friday, June 12. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

A-D-M hosts tournament, goes 4-0

Jun 18, 2015 9:00am

The A-D-M softball team hosted Ballard, Van Meter Roland-Story and Colfax-Mingo for a tournament on Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13 and added four wins to its season total as the Tigers didn...

Hawks host tournament at home, go 1-3

Jun 17, 2015 1:42pm

Outside of the win against Perry, the Hawks didn’t fare well in their home tournament with three losses on June 12 and 13.

It took three innings for the Hawks to bow...

W-G's Race Brant slides into third base against West Central Valley on Tuesday night. PHOTO BY JONATHAN KRUEGER/THE PERRY CHIEF

Hawks fall to WCV, beat Iowa Christian

Jun 17, 2015 12:27pm

The Hawks suffered a ten-run loss against the pitching of West Central Valley’s Bryce Kearns by a score of 11-1 on Tuesday.

With two outs after...

DC-G celebrates with Joe Prohaska (middle) after he drove in the game-winning run against Waukee on Tuesday night in Dallas Center. The Mustangs won 6-5 in nine innings. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

DC-G edges Waukee in extra innings

Jun 17, 2015 11:47am

Leading into Tuesday night’s game against Waukee, the Dallas Center-Grimes baseball team had been struggling, toting a 3-7 record as the Mustangs prepared to play one of the best teams in Class 4A...

Five Fillies selected for All Conference first team

Jun 16, 2015 10:40am

The Dallas Center-Grimes girls’ soccer team just recently finished up its fourth straight State Tournament appearance, losing in the second round. The Fillies made it to the second round of the...

eNewsletter sign up

Email Address:

First Name:

Last Name:

Yes, I would like to receive This Week's News.

Yes, I would like to receive breaking news alerts.