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 Harlan Community’s Jesse Schwery (67) and Jameson Bieker (34) combine to tackle an Atlantic player during regular season action last fall. Following changes brought about by the Iowa High School Athletic Association’s decision to shorten the regular season, HCHS will now open the 2020 season with non-district games vs. Grinnell and at Pella.
 AREA (July 30) -- The 2020 football schedules for the area’s four high school teams have been revised and released for the upcoming fall season. Changes were necessitated following last week’s move by the Iowa High School Athletic Association to reduce this year’s regular season to seven weeks (...
 HARLAN (July 29) -- The Harlan Community School District will be holding preseason fall sports camps for football, volleyball and cross country during the next two weeks, as well as a youth softball camp on four Sundays in August. HCSD Activities Director Davis Pattee noted that “all activities...
Jerry Lambert -- Senior Club Champion: HG&CC  (Photo contributed)
 HARLAN -- The Harlan Golf and Country Club held its annual Men’s and Women’s Club Championship tournaments on Sunday, July 26. This year’s winners included: Men’s Club Champion Barry Jacobsen, who shot a three-over-par 111 on 27 holes; Senior Champion Jerry Lambert, who shot a three-over-par 75 on...
 Left-right: Rosman Glendale Shelby County Golf Course Club Champions: Ken Leinen, Sharon Gubbels, Jeff Bladt. (Photo contributed)
 COUNTY -- Three club champions were crowned on Sunday, July 19, as the Rosman Glendale Shelby County Golf Course held its annual club tournament. Jeff Bladt won the Men’s Championship Division with an even-par score of 108 over 27 holes. Sharon Gubbels won the Women’s Division with an 18-hole...
 PORTSMOUTH (July 26) -- The Council Bluffs Diablos hit six home runs and totaled 14 base hits here Sunday to beat Massena 11-4 in the championship game of the Iowa Western Baseball League Tournament. Alex Johnson hit three home runs and had six RBI, winning pitcher Devin Gardner hit two solo shots...
 BOONE (July 24) -- The Iowa High School Athletic Association announced changes to the 2020 prep football season on Friday, shortening regular season play to a maximum of seven games per team and expanding the postseason so that all teams qualify for the playoffs. The revised plan was approved by...
 HCHS head coach Steve Daeges (center) talks to the team following Wednesday's substate loss at Dallas Center-Grimes along with assistant coaches Heath Stein (left) and Joe Heese. (Photos by Mike Oeffner)
 DALLAS CENTER (July 22) -- The better team ultimately may have won Wednesday’s Class 3A, Substate 8 baseball final in Dallas Center, but the score serves no justice to the competitive nature of the game. Trailing 4-2 since the end of the first inning, Harlan Community loaded the bases with one out...
 Harlan Community head softball coach Toshia Kasperbauer (left) talks with the Cyclones following Tuesday’s 12-0 regional final loss at top-ranked Carlisle. Standing with Kasperbauer are assistant coaches Brandi Eckles (center) and Ann Heithoff. (Photos by Mike Oeffner)
 CARLISLE (July 21) -- The little things added up in a hurry against Harlan Community Tuesday night, turning a potentially closer game - or at least a longer one - into a quick three-inning affair. An error here, a bad call there, a base hit that barely eluded a Cyclone glove - something always...
 HCHS catcher Brenden Bartley reaches back to make a foul ball catch during the third inning of the Cyclones’ 13-3 district final win over Denison-Schleswig.
 HARLAN (July 20) -- The Harlan Community baseball team picked a great time to earn its first mercy-rule win of 2020. Breaking open a 4-2 game by scoring six runs in the bottom of the fourth, HCHS added three more in the fifth to finish off Denison-Schleswig 13-3 in a Class 3A district final at Jim...
 PORTSMOUTH -- Council Bluffs and Massena will play in the Iowa Western Baseball League Tournament title game on Sunday, July 27 (1:00 p.m.) in Portsmouth. The two teams punched their ticket to the final by winning semifinal games last week. Council Bluffs 9, Persia 1 - Alex Johnson had three hits...

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