Iowa got the ball last and scored to win an overtime shootout against Iowa State 44-41 Saturday in the annual rivalry game in Ames.
Northwest Iowa — Volleyball, cross country and college football are all on the Saturday schedule. The Sheldon volleyball team was part of the seven team Spirit Lake invite.
Dordt College scored on five of their first seven possessions to take a 39-0 halftime lead on the way to a 59-14 win over Waldorf in non-conference play in Sioux Center on Saturday night.
Tyson Kooima and Jared Nelson connected on four touchdowns in leading Northwestern to 37-3 win over previously unbeaten 15th-ranked Dickinson State (N.D.) in the Red Raiders’ home opener played today on Korver Field. Northwestern improve to 2-0 heading into the conference opener next weekend while the Blue Hawks drop to 2-1 on the year.
Northwest Iowa — This Friday marked the first night of District play for area football teams. Sheldon was on the road at MOC Floyd Valley. Boyden Hull Rock Valley played host to Estherville-Lincoln Central in their district opener at Rock Valley.
The Sheldon Orab Football Team ran their season record to 3-0 with a 26-20 win over MOC Floyd Valley in Orange City Friday night. It also marked the beginning of the District schedule.