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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...

Hawks sweep Jaguars

Jun 24, 2016 1:00pm

Girls split two at Des Moines

Updated: Jun 22, 2016 4:19pm

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A-D-M, DC-G girls’ golf compete at regionals

May 25, 2016 3:11pm

Adel-DeSoto-Minburn and Dallas Center-Grimes girls’ golf teams competed in regionals at Westwood Golf Course in Newton on Monday. A-D-M finished fourth, and DC-G took sixth.

Individually, A-...

Callen Bertrand was DC-G's anchor in the 4x400-meter relay. The group finished fourth at state. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

DC-G track and field has large presence at state meet

Updated: May 25, 2016 3:41pm

Dallas Center-Grimes boys’ and girls’ track and field had a large presence at the co-ed state meet May 19-21. The boys earned a ninth-place finish overall, and the girls finished 22nd in the state...

Meagan Blomgren soars in the long jump. She was the only Van Meter girl to qualify for state. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Van Meter track and field represented at state

Updated: May 25, 2016 3:41pm

Van Meter track and field athletes competed in eight events at the state meet in Des Moines. Meagan Blomgren represented the Bulldogs in three of those eight events.

Blomgren took part in...

Kalen Renshaw jumps a hurdle at state. He was part of the winning shuttle hurdle relay team. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee boys’ track wins two relays, finishes fifth at state

Updated: May 25, 2016 3:41pm

Waukee boys’ track and field was coming off back-to-back state titles heading into 2016, so expectations were high. While the Warriors didn’t make it a three-peat, they had an excellent showing at...

Maggie Laird hands it off to Rachel Brush in the 4x800-meter relay at state. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Champions: Waukee girls’ track and field wins state title

Updated: May 25, 2016 3:41pm

From the start of the 2016 season, it was obvious that Waukee girls’ track and field would compete at the highest level. The Warriors’ depth of talent was impressive. Their junior varsity team...

Woodward-Granger will have its own cross-country team

May 23, 2016 3:30pm

Woodward-Granger- On May 17, at its monthly school board meeting the board unanimously voted to bring back the school’s cross-country team this fall.

For months the board had been in...

Maggi Bjustrom of A-D-M was state champion in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.74 seconds. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Tigers take on state, girls finish 12th

Updated: May 25, 2016 3:41pm

Adel-DeSoto-Minburn was well-represented at the state track and field meet in Des Moines May 19-21. The girls’ team performed especially well, finishing 12th overall in class 3A.

Maggi...

DC-G girls’ golf wins at Winterset

Updated: May 18, 2016 3:03pm

Dallas Center-Grimes girls’ golf bested Perry and Winterset at a meet Tuesday night. The Fillies posted a combined 210 to Perry’s 219 and Winterset’s 233.

DC-G’s Julia Austin recorded the...

Waukee boys' soccer celebrates the opening goal against Valley on May 17. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee falls to Valley in heated match

Updated: May 18, 2016 3:03pm

Waukee boys’ soccer was involved in a heated match against Valley on Tuesday, May 17. The visiting Valley squad left with a 4-1 victory.

In a fast-paced, back-and-forth contest, Waukee...

Waukee's Maya Olson dribbles the ball against Valley on May 17. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Warriors firing on all cylinders

Updated: May 18, 2016 3:03pm

Waukee girls’ soccer is on a mission. After dropping their first two games of the season, the Warriors have gone undefeated and allowed only two goals against.

The streak continued Tuesday...

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