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Almost everybody thought that Maquoketa Valley would have to play a perfect game to beat North Linn in district final action played on the Lynx’s home field July 17, but all the Wildcats needed to do was play better than the second-ranked team.

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A seventh-inning rally by the West Delaware softball team came up short as the Hawks lost 6-3 to the Western Dubuque Bobcats in the Class 4A, Region 7 final July 13 at Farley, ending their season at 28-10.

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Parker Sternhagen got on base three times, scored a run, stole three bases and combined with Michael Schaul for a four-hit shut-out of Easton Valley as Maquoketa Valley posted a 3-0 win in its Class 1A District 5 semifinal game in Delhi, July 13.

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Logan Woellert tossed a complete-game three-hitter and Conner Funk accounted for both runs as West Delaware ended their regular season with a 2-1 win over Western Dubuque at Farley July 12.

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South Winneshiek defeated Edgewood-Colesburg, 10-1, in Class 1A district baseball action, July 10, at Calmar. The Warriors improved to 25-10 on the season and advance to face Saint Ansgar in quarterfinal round play, while the Vikings retired for the year at 8-16.

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That long road to New Albin to play Kee in Class 1A quarterfinal softball action was the end for the Edgewood-Colesburg girls, as the Vikings fell to the KeeHawks, 4-3, July 7.

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Tony Offerman threw a complete-game three-hitter and Parker Sternhagen scored three runs to lead the Maquoketa Valley baseball team to a 4-1 victory over East Buchanan in their Class 1A Substate 3 first-round playoff game in Delhi, July 10.

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With home runs by Ella Koloc and Alissa Holtz and solid team defense, the West Delaware Hawks defeated Charles City, 6-4, at Sill Field in a Class 4A Region 7 semifinal softball game, July 10.

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The Maquoketa Valley softball team’s bid for a comeback came up short as the Wildcats dropped their Class 2A Region 8 first-round game with Starmont 3-1 in Delhi, July 6.

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The West Delaware baseball team split a doubleheader with Maquoketa and won a non-conference game with Waukon to win two of five games last week.

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A sweep on Senior Night for the West Delaware softball team secured a second-place finish in the WaMaC East division, sending the Hawks into post-season play with a 27-9 overall record.

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Edgewood-Colesburg baseball closed its 2021 regular season on a positive note and carries some momentum into postseason play after earning a pair of non-conference victories at home while helping coach Aaron Hamann pick up the 200th win of his career.

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The Maquoketa Valley baseball team’s 10-game winning streak came to a stop when they lost both ends of a doubleheader to Bellevue Marquette in Bellevue, July 5. The Wildcats rebounded with a 14-4 victory over Dunkerton in Delhi, July 6, to close the regular season with a win.

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Maquoketa Valley took both ends of a Tri-Rivers Conference West Division baseball doubleheader from Edgewood-Colesburg, at Delhi, July 1, winning game one, 11-1, in six innings and the nightcap, 7-3. The Wildcats have now won 11 in a row in TRC play and stand 17-5 on the year, while the youn…

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Payton Beaman scored the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning to give Maquoketa Valley a 6-5 victory in game one of their doubleheader sweep over Edgewood-Colesburg in Delhi, June 30. Taya Tucker went 4-for-5 with four RBIs to back up a strong pitching performance by Macy Thompson …

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After a doubleheader loss to Marion, July 29, the West Delaware baseball team won five games in a row, defeating Central DeWitt in a non-conference game, then sweeping a pair of WaMaC Conference doubleheaders.

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Edgewood-Colesburg hosted a pair of Tri-Rivers Eastern Division teams last week, as Bellevue Marquette and Clinton Prince of Peace made the journey to face the Vikings at Community Field, in Edgewood.

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The Maquoketa Valley baseball team keeps taking care of business as the Wildcats improved their season record to 18-5 after edging Lisbon 7-5 there June 28 and beating MFL MarMac 14-8 in Monona, July 2.

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The Maquoketa Valley softball team put up a good fight when the Wildcats battled Lisbon, the fourth-ranked team in Class 1A, but the Lions were just too much for the Wildcats as they swept the doubleheader in Lisbon June 28, 11-1 and 9-3.

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A double bill at Bellevue Marquette gave the Edgewood-Colesburg softball team a win and a loss, June 28. Those were followed by a loss at Monticello the next night to put the Vikings at 11-25 for the year.

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The West Delaware baseball team split doubleheaders with Mount Vernon and Clear Creek-Amana last week, with a non-conference win over Monticello sandwiched between the conference doubleheaders.

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Facing Tri-Rivers Conference heavyweights Lisbon and North Linn on consecutive nights is a tough task, and a young Edgewood-Colesburg team found out exactly how tough last week, dropping a single contest at Lisbon, June 21, before losing both ends of a doubleheader to Class 1A No. 2 North Li…

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Not much was expected of the Maquoketa Valley baseball team when they started their preseason workouts. A team who collected just one win last season is now playing a different brand of baseball under a new coach as the Wildcats cruised to their second straight 4-0. They are on an eight-game…

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With Taya Tucker returning to form, things are starting to look good for Maquoketa Valley softball as they went 4-2 the past week to improve their record to 10-17 for the year, 7-13 in the Tri-Rivers Conference West Standings.

The Moser School of Dance and Gymnastics was named the top tumbling team at the USTA State Championships in Marshalltown. The Moser School won the state title with a score of 268.4. X-Treme, of Ellsworth, was second (245.8); and MAT Tumbling and Trampoline, of Marshalltown, third (227). Coac…

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It wasn’t a fun week for the members of the Edgewood-Colesburg softball team. The Vikings got swept twice, by Lisbon there and by North Linn at home.

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For the second weekend in a row, the West Delaware Hawks tournament champions, this time winning their own West Delaware Invitational June 19 with a 5-1 decision over Clear Creek-Amana in the championship game.

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A pair of wins courtesy of the 10-run rule highlighted the West Delaware baseball team’s week.

Four members of the West Delaware boys’ soccer team were named to the East Division WaMaC All-Conference team. Ethan Grawe was a first team honoree, while Boston McAulay was named to the second team. Both Kyle Barrett and Damian Hernandez were honorable mention.

The coaches of the WaMaC recently named four members of the West Delaware girls’ soccer team to the East Division All-Conference teams. Alissa Holtz was named to the first team, Emily Prier to the second team, while both Taylor Hammer and Hannah Pederson were honorable mention.

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Cael Funk tossed an eight-strikeout one-hitter as Edgewood-Colesburg took a 10-0 game one win over East Buchanan in a Tri-Rivers Conference baseball doubleheader, at Community Field, in Edgewood, June 17. The Bucs bounced back and won game two, 5-3, scoring four runs in the top of the sevent…

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Eight games last week added to both sides of the ledger for the Edgewood-Colesburg softball team.

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The young Maquoketa Valley baseball team swept two more doubleheaders beating Calamus-Wheatland, 7-6 and 7-1, in Calamus, June 14 and Central City, 11-1 and 8-2, in Delhi, June 18. The Wildcats improved to 10-5 for the season and moved into third place in the Tri-Rivers Conference West at 9-5.

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The Maquoketa Valley softball team strung together back-to-back wins to go 2-4 for the week making the Wildcats 6-15, 3-11 in the Tri-Rivers Conference West Division.

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Edgewood-Colesburg seniors Maddy Streicher and Kody Hoeger finished third in the Class 1A State Co-Ed Golf Tournament, at American Legion Golf Course, in Marshalltown, June 8.

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A week that saw the West Delaware baseball team play seven games, including three against 4A competition, ended with the Hawks going 2-5 on the week.

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Eight games, eight wins and a championship: that was the week for the West Delaware softball team as they concluded last week winning the Jesup Tournament.