Area Sports Schedule
Monday, July 16
Denison-Schleswig at Harlan, 7 p.m.
Denison-Schleswig put together an offensive explosion on Saturday, as the Monarchs delivered an emphatic statement with a 15-2 throttling of Atlantic in five innings in a Class 3A, District 15 semifinal baseball game at Harlan.
Ar-We-Va got a solid pitching performance from Henry Segebart and the Rockets produced at he plate when needed in an 11-8 victory over Westwood, Sloan in a Class 1A district semifinal baseball game on Thursday night at Neola.
Ar-We-Va saw its 2018 postseason run end on Saturday night after an 11-1 loss in six innings to ninth-ranked Tri-Center in the Class 1A, District 15 championship game at Neola.
IKM-Manning managed only three hits in a 10-0 loss in six innings to Audubon in a Class 1A district semifinal baseball game on Thursday night at Coon Rapids.
Denison-Schleswig scored at least two runs in five different innings on Wednesday night, as the Monarchs concluded their baseball regular season with a 17-5 victory at Storm Lake.
IKM-Manning’s bid to reach the state softball tournament for the second time in four years fell short on Monday night, as the Wolves suffered a 9-3 loss to Earlham in the Class 2A, Region 3 championship game at Irwin.
Ar-We-Va junior pitcher Drew Schurke allowed just one hit over seven innings on Tuesday night, as the Rockets opened Class 1A district play with a 3-1 victory over Boyer Valley at Westside.
Grant Stracke blasted a three-run home run and Jared Johnson tossed a complete-game, four-hitter, as eighth-seeded IKM-Manning pulled off a 4-3 victory over top-seeded Madrid in a Class 1A district quarterfinal baseball game on Tuesday night at Madrid.
A seven-day layoff didn’t seem to bother the Denison-Schleswig girls, as the Monarchs opened Class 4A regional play on Saturday night with a 10-0 victory over Storm Lake at Denison.
Jaden Petersen allowed only four hits over seven innings on Friday, as the Denison-Schleswig boys picked up a 7-0 victory over Bellevue in a contest played at the Clinton Lumberjacks Stadium.
IKM-Manning pushed two runs across in the bottom of the seventh on Thursday night, as the Wolves earned a 5-4 victory over Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton at Manilla.
The Ar-We-Va girls saw their 2018 softball season come to an end on Monday night, as the Rockets lost 12-0 in three innings to Glidden-Ralston in a Class 1A regional first-round game at Glidden.
Dawson Dorhout tossed a complete-game, one-hitter on Monday night, as Denison-Schleswig posted an 11-0 shutout of IKM-Manning in nonconference baseball action at Denison.
Peyton Gross allowed only four hits and struck out 10, as IKM-Manning picked up a 10-0 victory over Manson-Northwest Webster in a Class 2A regional quarterfinal softball game on Tuesday night at Irwin.
Red Oak handed the Denison-Schleswig girls only their fourth loss of the season on Friday night, as the Tigers picked up a 13-8 triumph over the Monarchs at Red Oak.
Woodbine pushed seven runs across in the bottom of the sixth inning on Friday night, as the Tigers earned a 14-7 baseball victory over Ar-We-Va at Woodbine.
Class 2A second-ranked IKM-Manning suffered only its second loss of the season on Thursday night, as the Wolves lost 7-5 to 2A No. 9 Logan-Magnolia in the championship game of the Western Iowa Conference Softball Tournament at Oakland.
Cumberland-Anita-Massena pushed eight runs across in the top of the third inning, as the Cougars picked up a 12-0 varsity baseball victory over Ar-We-Va on Thursday night at Westside.
Coon Rapids-Bayard scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the eighth, as the Crusaders earned a 3-2 Rolling Valley Conference baseball victory over Ar-We-Va on Friday at Coon Rapids.