Sports Schedule For Thursday 5/17/12

State Track and Field Meet begins at Drake Stadium in Des Moines

Boys Soccer

Storm Lake at Western Christian

Girls Soccer

Western Christian at Storm Lake

Heelan at Unity


Class 1A District Golf Set For Thursday 5/17/12

Iowa Boys Golf reaches the District round in Class 1A Thursday May 17th. Area golfers will be attempting to qualify for the State Tournament at the Spencer Golf and Country Club.

Teams that qualified out of the LeMars sectional included Rock Valley, Gehlen and Akron Westfield.

Area Individuals included Luke Keeble and Zach Bliek of Rock Valley and Derek Bretey of LeMars Gehlen.

Harris Lake Park qualified as a team out of the sectional they hosted last Friday and they will be competing in Spencer today as well.

Qualifying as an individuals were Ryan Gembler and Nathan Kyle of Harris Lake Park along with Luke DeJong of Central Lyon.

District golf in Class 2A and 3A will be decided on Friday.

Iowa Sharks Drop Game in Nebraska

The Iowa Sharks lost a tough one against the Capital City Crush in Lincoln, Nebraska on Saturday.

It was a battle from the beginning and would turn out to be an injury plagued contest for the both squads. Both teams lost some key players to injury but the Crush came out on top with a 15-6 win over the Sharks.

The Sharks had 9 different players suffer some types of injury. They included 2 defensive linemen, 3 offensive linemen, 2 members of the secondary, a running back and a linebacker. Each one of these players believe they would be ready for the next Sharks game on June 9th in Sutherland at the Shark Tank when they take on the Dakota Warriors from Yankton, South Dakota.

The Sharks have a rematch against the Crush at home in Sutherland on June 23rd at 6:30.

Orab Girls Golf Team Wins District And Sets New School Record

The Sheldon Orab girls golf team rode a school record 177 on the front nine to a team total 378 at the District qualifier at The Ridge in Sioux Center Monday as they moved on to the Regional on Monday 21st at Five Island Golf Club in Emmetsburg.

Class 2A District 1A Team Totals
1 Sheldon – 378 – Regional Qualifier.
2 Unity Christian – 406 – Regional Qualifier
3 Sioux Center – 417
4 South O’Brien – 421
5 Sibley-Ocheydan – 429
6 Western Christian – 431
7 West Lyon – 483
8 Ridge View – 496

Individual Qualifiers:
Kalee Den Herder, Sioux Center – 89
Lindsey Nilles, Sheldon – 90
Mackinze Geels, Unity Christian – 90
Sarah Bas, Unity Christian – 92
Erin Abele, Sheldon – 93

Class 3A District 1A Storm Lake at Lake Creek Country Club
1 Atlantic – 381 – Regional Qualifier
2 Carroll – 397 – Regional Qualifier
3 Harlan – 399
4 MOC-FV – 405
5 LeMars – 438
6 Sergeant Bluff-Luton – 453
7 Bishop Heelan – 455
8 Storm Lake – 461

There were no individual qualifiers from the KIWA listening area.

Class 1A District 1C at Willow Creek Golf Course in LeMars
1 Gehlen Catholic – 376 – Regional Qualifier
2Akron-Westfield – 395 – Regional Qualifier
3 West Sioux – 432
4 Boyden-Hull – 434
5 Central Lyon – 477
6 Rock Valley – 488
7 Remsen-Union – 491
8 Spalding Catholic – 516
9 George-Little Rock – 555
10 Remsen St. Mary’s – 609

Individual Qualifiers:
Hannah Sitzmann, Gehlen Catholic – 86
Courtney Hummel, West Sioux – 88
Stacie Bortscheller, Remsen Union – 89
Mollie Nemmers, Gehlen Catholic – 89
Danielle Bursell, Akron-Westfield – 90

Class 1A District 1B at Newell Municipal Golf Course
1 Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn – 402 – Regional Qualifier
2 Newell-Fonda – 407 – Regional Qualifier
3 SE Webster Grand – 423
4 Storm Lake St. Mary’s – 434
5 Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn – 445
6 Harris-Lake Park – 451
7 Laurens-Marathon – 452
8 Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire – 529
9 West Bend-Mallard – 558
10 Clay Central-Everly – 601

Individual Qualifiers:
Kayla Theisen, MMC – 92
Jade Hess, Newell-Fonda – 92
Kelsey Travis, SE Webster Grand – 93
Hallie Gallentine, SE Webster Grand – 97
Tressa DeBoer, Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn – 100
Sarah McDermott, MMC – 100

Girls Tournament Golf Play Begins Monday 5/14/12

Girl’s golfers across Iowa start the process of qualifying for the State Meet this afternoon. In Class 2A Sheldon will be at the District 1A Tournament at The Ridge in Sioux Center. The Orabs will be joined by Ridge View, Sibley Ocheyedan,Sioux Center, South O’Brien, Unity,West Lyon and Western Christian.

Qualifiers advance to the Region 1 Tournament at Emmetsburg Five Island Golf Club on Monday the 21st.


In Class 1A area golfers will be at Willow Creek in LeMars. The field includes Akron Westfield, Boyden Hull,Central Lyon, Gehlen, G-LR, Remsen St Mary’s, Remsen Union,RockValley, Spalding and West Sioux. Harris Lake Park and HMS are playing at Newell Municipal today.

Qualifiers advance to the Region 1 Tournament on Monday the 21st at Silver Lake in Lake Park.


In Class 3A area teams will be at Lake Creek inStormLake. Teams include Atlantic, Heelan, Carroll, Harlan, LeMars,MOC Floyd Valley, Sergeant Bluff Luton and Storm Lake.

Qualifiers will play in the Region 1 tournament on Monday the 21st at the Harlan Golf and Country Club.