At the Dome (11/14/13)
NF ends record-setting season, falls 56-7 in semi
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At the Dome (11/14/13)
NF ends record-setting season, falls 56-7 in semi
Mustangs set to battle Spartans in UNI Dome (11/11/13)
It was a sight to see in Marcus Friday night as the Newell-Fonda Mustangs punched their ticket to this Thursday's semifinal game in the UNI Dome, following their 46-38 victory over the defending State Champion Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Eagles. It felt like the entire community was there to share in a moment that had forever eluded NF. Smiles were spread and tears were shed, but the journey doesn't end in Marcus...
MUSTANGS GO TO THE DOME (11/08/13)
NF avenges 2012 upset with a 46-38 slugfest win over MMC Friday
We meet again (11/06/13)
N-F set to face defending State Champs M-M-C in rematch of last year's quarterfinal.
Raptors bow to Hinton to end season (11/06/13)
Everything came down to Wednesday night in Sioux City Bishop Heelan's gym for the eighth ranked Ridge View Raptors (34-7). One more victory sent them to the 2A state tournament. A loss to the seventh ranked Hinton Blackhawks (25-7) meant a long trip home empty-handed...
Six Podraza TDs power N-F past GT/RA, 52-26 (11/04/13)
On a chilly November evening in Newell, Mustang quarterback Gabe Podraza caught absolute fire, reaching pay dirt three times on the ground and three through the air to lead Newell-Fonda past Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire and into the quarterfinal round of the eight-man playoffs...
S. O'Brien ends record-setting Ridge View season, 27-14 (11/04/13)
PAULLINA - The normally overwhelming dual-threat offense of Ridge View was held in check by a potent South O'Brien defense Monday night in the second round of state playoffs, 27-14, as the Wolverines clawed their way on to the quarterfinals. S. O'Brien didn't take long to draw first blood, as senior quarterback Bret Puhrmann dashed around the left side and sailed 63 yards untouched into the end zone less than two minutes into the contest. ...
Ramos, Kenny and A-A compete at State (11/04/13)
The cream of Iowa's cross country crop descended on Lakeside Municipal Golf Course in Fort Dodge Saturday to determine this year's state champion runners. Storm Lake's Fernando Ramos, Ridge View's Jason Kenny and Alta-Aurelia's boys team all made it to the statewide competition, running in the 3A, 2A and 1A races respectively...
Rebels fall short against Raptors (11/01/13)
Ridge View advances to Regional final after three set sweep of Sioux Central, 26-24. 25-22. 25-23
Mustangs face familiar foe (10/31/13)
Newell-Fonda (10-0) continues their playoff run Monday night in Newell against Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayshire (7-3) in a week six rematch. Last time these two teams got together severe thunderstorms ran across Northwest Iowa, forcing them to play a delayed game which N-F won 28-6 in Graettinger shortly before midnight. It was the lowest point total for the Mustangs all season and the second lowest for the Titans who were blanked by Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn in week one...
Raptors geared up for #9 South O'Brien (10/31/13)
On paper the Ridge View Raptors (9-1) appear to have a slight edge over their next playoff opponent, ninth ranked South O'Brien (9-1). The Raptors have racked up 4,073 yards and 48 touchdowns on offense. The Wolverines have tallied 3,533 and 42. Ridge View's defense has snared 20 takeaways, including a pick six. South O'Brien has snatched up 18, one of which was a fumble returned for six...
Two ranked teams take down BV women (11/18/13)
MT. VERNON -- Seniors Susan Kies and Malarie Gilley each scored 15 points with sophomore Lexi Fisher adding 10, but it wasn't quite enough in the end, as NAIA #23 Clarke College held on in the final minutes for a 66-61 victory over the Beavers on day one of the Cornell College Tip-off Tournament...
Beaver men drop two in opening weekend (11/18/13)
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- Junior Cole Darrow turned in a game and career-high 34 points, including four three-point buckets, but the Buena Vista men's basketball team saw a late eight-point lead evaporate in regulation before falling at Augsburg College in overtime, 97-95, to open the 2013-14 season on Friday night...
Stolen's field goal caps BVU comeback (11/18/13)
STORM LAKE -- Freshman Tyler Stolen, who had just minutes earlier converted a key onside kick to give Buena Vista the ball back, nailed a 25-yard field goal with 58 seconds left to lift the Beaver football team to a thrilling 29-28 home victory over the University of Dubuque on Saturday afternoon. The game was the season finale for both teams...
Kicking it up a notch (11/13/13)
Buena Vista's freshman standout kicker, Tyler Stolen, is taking Beaver special teams to another level.
From the cheap seats: A point of emphasis (11/13/13)
Basketball is back. I'm assuming you know this. Not only because the NBA season began its march to the Finals way back on Oct. 29 but also because if you tuned into the ESPN family of networks between 6 p.m. Monday night and nearly midnight on Tuesday, even just a little, you caught the opening glimpses of the NCAA march to March in the Tip-Off Marathon. (I know there were games before the Tip-Off Marathon, but let's be honest, the Marathon is the real starting point.)...
Beavers to host Dubuque in season finale (11/13/13)
STORM LAKE -- The Buena Vista football team gets set to return home this Saturday after being away for the last two weeks, and will take the field for the final time in 2013 when it plays host to the University of Dubuque inside of J. Leslie Rollins Stadium...
Four Beavers place in top-6 in season-opener (11/11/13)
GALESBURG, Ill. -- The Buena Vista wrestling team put together a solid showing to begin its 2013-14 season on Saturday at the Knox College Invite, placing four individuals in the top-six, including a runner-up finish by senior Casey Paprocki. "I'm very pleased with our wrestlers," said head coach Sevond Cole. ...
Brown throws three TDs, runs in game winner (11/11/13)
INDIANOLA -- Trailing 32-28 with under a minute left, Buena Vista marched 80 yards down the field and got a four-yard touchdown run by quarterback Bobby Brown as time expired to send the Beavers to a thrilling 34-32 victory over Simpson College and give the team its first win over the Storm in Indianola since 1987...
Beaver football travels to Simpson looking to even IIAC record (11/07/13)
STORM LAKE -- With back-to-back wins now under its belt, the Buena Vista football team will look to even its Iowa Conference record this season when it makes its final road trip of the year this Saturday at Simpson College. The Beavers jumped out to a 21-0 lead after just one quarter this past week against Luther en route to a commanding 37-14 triumph. Head coach Jay Anderson said it was nice to see his team take advantage of the opportunities and jump out of the gate right from the start...
Beavers looking to repeat as IIAC champions (11/06/13)
STORM LAKE -- A roster full of young, talented and also experienced players make up the corps of this year's Buena Vista men's basketball team which is gearing up to defend the program's eighth Iowa Conference Championship under head coach Brian Van Haaften...
BV women excited to begin basketball season (11/06/13)
STORM LAKE -- After missing out on the Iowa Conference Tournament in each of the last two seasons for the first time in school history, the Buena Vista women's basketball team is focused and determined to be back among those final six teams in 2013-14...
Newell-Fonda Semifinal at UNI-Dome (11/18/13)
Newell-Fonda Quarterfinal v. MMC (11/12/13)
Newell-Fonda regional final (07/10/12)
July 9th Regional final win over M-M-C
Storm Lake V. Algona at Districts (02/22/12)