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 Lady Vike freshman Cora Comer (center) placed third in the Class 2A girls 100-meter dash.
 DES MOINES (May 19) -- Jenny Hamilton’s first year as head coach of the AHSTW girls track team closed with two state medals, four near misses and a school record as the Lady Vikes capped a progressive season at the 2018 State Co-Ed Track and Field Championships this past weekend. Taking eight...
 HCHS senior Nick Foss secured the team’s only state medal by placing fourth in the Class 3A long jump. (Photos by Mike Oeffner)
 DES MOINES (May 18) -- State medals and personal bests were hard to come by for the Harlan Community boys track team this past weekend, but all nine Cyclone events basically finished middle of the pack or better at the 2018 State Co-Ed Track and Field Championships. Senior Nick Foss earned the...
 STATE MEDALIST -- HCHS junior Chloe Hansen (right) clears the final hurdle in the 3A 400-meter hurdles race. Hansen placed eighth with a personal-best time of 1:06.41.
 DES MOINES (May 18) -- Harlan Community junior hurdler Chloe Hansen could check off every box but a school record following Friday’s 400-meter hurdles race at Drake Stadium. • Hit each hurdle in stride - check. • Improve personal-best time - check. • Take home a state medal - check. Breaking the...
 Members of the IKM-M girls’ fifth-place 4x800 relay team, plus alternates, left-right: Cassidy Branning, Kia Rasmussen, Payton Sporrer, Shyanne Sporrer, Gabby Cadwell, Emma Beerman.
 DES MOINES (May 19) -- IKM-Manning’s sister combo of Payton and Shyanne Sporrer both competed in seven state meet events during their four years with the Wolves track team. They stamped their names on multiple school records - both individual events and relays - but prior to this year had not...
 Nate Blankman leads off IKM-Manning’s 12th-place 4x800 relay team, which clocked a season-best time of 8:27.98.
 DES MOINES (May 18) -- After qualifying just one event for the state track meet last year and three in 2016, the IKM-Manning boys were a little more busy at Drake Stadium last Thursday and Friday. The Wolves qualified six events for state and achieved season or personal-best results in three of...
 Exira-EHK senior Evan Wilson runs the third leg of the Spartan 4x800 relay, which finished 14th. He also placed 11th in the 3,200.
 DES MOINES (May 17) -- A top-eight medal continued to elude Exira-Elk Horn-Kimballton senior Evan Wilson at last week’s co-ed state track meet, but the Spartan distance runner was able to notch a season-best time in his feature event and also compete in his first-ever state relay. Exira-EHK’s two...
 CRESTON (May 14) -- The Harlan Community boys soccer team notched its 12th shutout of the year and locked up second place in the Hawkeye Ten Conference standings Monday night with a 3-0 win at Creston. Tanner Fink, Cole Kramer and Aaron Wollaston each scored a goal for the fifth-ranked (2A)...
 AHSTW junior Gabe Madsen (9) vs. Atlantic earlier this season. (Photo courtesy of Nate Tenopir, Atlantic News-Telegraph)
 NEOLA (May 11) -- Gabe Madsen scored the only two goals of the match last Friday as the AHSTW boys soccer team improved to 11-1 overall with its second 2-0 win this year over Tri-Center. Madsen’s goals were assisted by Kyle Branan and Brayton Tuma. The 16th-ranked (Class 1A) Vikings attempted 14...
 HCHS senior Maggie Koke (21) tries to thwart a shot attempt by Lewis Central’s Johnna Rae Miller (1) during Monday’s 10-0 Titan win at Merrill Field. Junior Lindsey Metzger (10) looks on for the Cyclones. (Photos by Mike Oeffner)
 HARLAN (May 14) -- Lewis Central looked every bit the part of the two-time defending Class 2A girls soccer champion here Monday night, scoring five goals in the first 10 minutes and winning 10-0 over Harlan Community. The game ended via the mercy rule in the 68th minute. LC, ranked first in 2A,...
 HCHS freshman Brock Bruns, in action vs. Red Oak during the regular season, placed fourth in the singles bracket at last week’s Class 1A District Tennis Tournament. (File photo)
 DENISON (May 9) -- Highlighted by freshman Brock Bruns placing fourth in the singles bracket, Harlan Community finished fourth out of seven teams with seven points in the Class 1A Boys District Tennis Tournament held May 9 at Denison. Kuemper Catholic won the team title with 23 points and clinched...

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