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WEBSTER CITY — A clash that more than lived up to the hype, Friday night fans on both sides of the field witnessed a high school football game which seemed more like a 15-round heavyweight championship fight with both competitors throwing knockout blows which were sustained and answered until one team was left standing when the final bell sounded.

Spencer basketball programs hosting 3 on 3 league

This fall the middle school and high school basketball programs at Spencer are hosting a 3 on 3 league on Sundays. Fifth and sixth graders will have the Spencer High School gym from 4-5 p.m. The high schoolers will take it over until 6 p.m. and then finally the seventh and eighth graders will have the gym for the final session from 7-8 p.m. This will be taking place on each Sunday until Nov. 6.

Tigers win triangular at Carroll

CARROLL — Spencer traveled to Carroll on Thursday night for a matchup in the pool with Carroll and Fort Dodge. Spencer would finish in second place during the competition behind the Fort Dodge Dodgers, losing by 10 points in the team score.

“We had a great meet,” Spencer coach Amie Lawrence said. “Many close events and again some new best times. We are progressing nicely and continue to drop time, we will continue to work hard as we work towards regionals.”

Rebels defeat Panthers on Thursday

SIOUX RAPIDS ― The Sioux Central volleyball team hosted neighboring Storm Lake St. Mary’s Thursday night. The Rebels were looking to pick up their fourth win of this season that hasn’t quite went the way they would have liked.

Rebels run off field by Wolfpack

SIOUX RAPIDS — The Sioux Central Rebels were looking for their third win of the season on Friday night when the Western Christian Wolfpack came in for homecoming. The Wolfpack were searching for their fifth win of the season, coming off a 45-0 dominating performance last week against the Sibley-Ocheyedan Generals.

Lakers go 3-1 at NIACC Tournament

MASON CITY — The Iowa Lakes volleyball team traveled to Mason City on Friday for a two day tournament. On Friday the Lakers defeated Ellsworth and NIACC to push their win streak to 10 in a row. They dispatched of the Ellsworth Panthers 3-1 (25-17, 25-9, 20-25, 25-12). In the last match of the evening the Lakers faced off with the Trojans for the third time this year and winning for the third time in those nonconference matchups.

Tigers lose final conference game to Indians

SPIRIT LAKE — Spencer traveled to neighboring Spirit Lake on Tuesday night in hopes to pick up a conference win against the Indians. The girls were looking to bounce back after getting dismantled by the Cherokee-Washington Braves in their last outing.

Rebel boys take 4th at South Central Calhoun

LAKE CITY — Sioux Central traveled down to Lake City Monday to participate in the South Central Calhoun Invitational in cross-country. The Rebel boys have been on an absolute roll, winning their last four events in team scoring, they looked to extend that streak to five.

Laker volleyball pushes win streak to 9

BURLINGTON — The Iowa Lakes Laker volleyball players are living a good life in the volleyball world these days. The Lakers made the six-hour trip to West Burlington, stayed overnight, did some homework, a little shopping, had a late lunch at the Hemphill's Farm and most importantly knocked off the Southeastern Blackhawks in a closely contested ICCAC match before returning home. Iowa Lakes defeated Southeastern CC 3-2 (26-24, 25-23, 23-25, 14-25, 15-9).

Brashear named ILCC interim golf coach

ESTHERVILLE — The Iowa Lakes Community College athletics program welcomes Jack Brashear as he steps up to lead the Lakers golf team. Brashear will be the interim head men’s and women’s golf coach for the upcoming season.

“We’re excited to have Jack as our interim head men’s and women’s golf coach,” athletic director Troy Larson said. “Having played at Iowa Lakes, Jack understands Iowa Lakes and junior college golf.

Season 5 - Episode 8 - SR Triple Option Podcast (10-6-2022) - Click to go to page, then click on audio player

Click on the audio player to listen to this week's SR Triple Option podcast with Randy Cauthron and TJ Murphy.

Seniors ball out: Tigers thump Dodgers on Senior Night

SPENCER — In came the Fort Dodge Dodgers to Dale Norton Field on Friday for the Spencer senior night. The Tigers showed up ready to go to battle their district foe and defend their home turf. Spencer would annihilate the Dodgers in all facets of the game, giving them their fifth straight win to improve to 5-1 on the season. Led by Adrian Carrillo and Riley DeWitt who each had three rushing touchdowns in the big win.

Tigers lose to Braves on Senior Night

SPENCER — It was senior night on Thursday when the Spencer Tigers hosted the Lakes Conference foe in Cherokee-Washington. The Braves came in with the chance to clinch the Lakes if they got the win. Spencer started out slow in the opening set, falling down 5-0 in a hurry. The girls would bounce back to even the score at 10 a piece, it got to be a 14-14 game before the Braves started to pull ahead, Spencer would lose the first set 25-19.

Tigers compete at Waverly over the weekend

WAVERLY — On Saturday, the Spencer boys and girls cross country teams traveled to Waverly to compete in the Wartburg Steve Johnson Invitational. This was a huge competition with a lot of schools and athletes involved. For the girls it was a 14th place team finish out of 22 teams on Saturday, with a team score of 372. Dubuque Hempstead took first place with a score of 83.

Rebels lose heartbreaker in 5 sets

LAKE VIEW — As their regular season begins its final stages the Sioux Central Rebels traveled to East Sac County High School to face off against the Raiders Thursday night. In an all out back and forth match the Raiders would end up defeating Sioux Central 3-2 in five sets.

E-Hawks roll Rebels on Friday

EMMETSBURG — Sioux Central traveled to neighboring Emmetsburg on Friday night in hopes to pick up their first district win of the 2022 season. The E-Hawks are battling for a top spot in the 1A-1 district this year.

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