Area Sports Schedule
Monday, July 16
Denison-Schleswig at Harlan, 7 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Logan-Magnolia plated the winning run in the bottom of the seventh, as the Panther boys earned a 5-4 Western Iowa Conference baseball victory over IKM-Manning on Friday night at Logan.
IKM-Manning snapped a seven-game losing streak on the baseball diamond Thursday night with a 7-1 Western Iowa Conference victory over AHST/Walnut at Manilla.
The IKM-Manning girls picked up their ninth victory of the season on Wednesday night with a 17-0 nonconference triumph in three innings over Boyer Valley at Irwin.
Audubon scored four runs over the final two innings on Monday night, as the Wheelers picked up a 6-2 Western Iowa Conference victory over IKM-Manning at Manilla.
One night after knocking off Logan-Magnolia, the IKM-Manning girls notched another big victory on Friday night with a 5-1 Western Iowa Conference softball victory at Treynor.
In a matchup of two top-10 ranked teams in the state in Class 2A, fourth-ranked IKM-Manning came away with a 7-5 softball victory over No. 9 Logan-Magnolia on Thursday night at Irwin.
IKM-Manning plated eight runs in the fifth inning on Friday night, as the Class 2A fifth-ranked Wolves came away with a 12-2 Western Iowa Conference softball victory over Missouri Valley at Irwin.
IKM-Manning’s Peyton Gross struck out 20 of the 21 batters she faced on Thursday night, as the Wolves cruised to a 12-0 victory over Tri-Center in Western Iowa Conference softball action at Neola.
IKM-Manning shot a two-day team total of 721 to place eighth overall at the Class 1A Boys’ State Golf Tournament that took place Thursday and Friday at the Westwood Golf Club at Newton.
The Denison-Schleswig girls’ golf team shot a score of 424 to place fourth in a Class 4A regional final tournament on Monday at the Willow Creek Golf Course at Des Moines.
IKM-Manning qualified for the boys’ state golf tournament in Class 1A after placing second in district competition on Friday at the Crestwood Hills Golf Course at Anita.