Northwest Iowa — Class 1A and 2A baseball reached the district semifinal round on Tuesday with the exception of 2A District 2. The semifinals at Estherville were postponed to Wednesday. Our broadcast matchup had Western Christian at West Lyon.
Ames Iowa – Iowa State sophomore quarterback Brock Purdy was named to the preseason Davey O’Brien Award watch list, announced Tuesday by the Davey O’Brien Foundation. The award is given annually to the nation’s best quarterback.
Orange City Iowa — Two members from the Northwestern College football team, Tyson Kooima and Shane Solberg, were named to the College Football America (CFA) Yearbook NAIA Preseason Starting line-up, a preseason honor given to the top players from across the NAIA. 19 programs from around the NAIA had at least one player earn the preseason honor while just five teams had multiple players recognized.
Iowa — Iowa anglers fished 10.50 million days in 2018 according to a recent survey conducted by Responsive Management, compared to 8.30 million days in 2007.
Northwest Iowa — Girls Regional final softball took center stage on Monday. It was the final stop before the State Tournament in Fort Dodge running Monday July 22nd through Friday the 26th.
Northwest Iowa — Kansas Wesleyan, who reached the national semifinals a year ago, is No. 1 in the College Football America Yearbook 2019 NAIA preseason Top 30. Benedictine of Kansas, the team that eliminated Kansas Wesleyan in the semifinals, is No. 2. Benedictine lost to Morningside in the NAIA Championship Game. Morningside, the defending National Champions are ranked number 4 in the preseason poll. Northwestern is number 14 with Dordt coming in at number 25.