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Cedar boys even their record with a pair of wins
/ Feb 5, 2016 3:13 pm

Cedar boys even their record with a pair of wins

HARTINGTON — The Cedar Catholic Trojans rolled over the visiting Red Raiders from Wagner, S.D. Friday, 69-34. “I thought we would beat them, they don’t have a very good record,” coach Matt Steffen said. “But every year they seem to be a .500 team, they have good athletes and they give us a run. I thought we could beat them,…

/ Jan 23, 2016 7:00 pm

Wynot girls suffer third loss of the year

Wynot — Wynot’s Lady Blue Devils hosted a tough Emerson-Hubbard team Saturday. Wynot fell behind early, but battled back to tie the game early in the fourth quarter only to see it slip away at the very end. The Lady Pirates improved to 12-1 and the Lady Blue Devils fell to 10-3 as Emerson-Hubbard took the 55-48 win. Wynot was…

/ Jan 23, 2016 11:00 am

Blue Devils pick up their ninth win

Wynot — Wynot used a big second half to break open what was a tight game against the Emerson-Hubbard Pirates and coast to a 65-39 win. Wynot clung to a slim one point lead at the half but their defense completely shut the Pirates offense, holding them to just eight second-half points to  earn their ninth win of the season.…

/ Jan 22, 2016 2:42 pm

Lady Wildcats pick up back-to-back wins

OSMOND — The Hartington-Newcastle Lady Wildcats moved to 7-6 on the season after handing Osmond the 45-34 loss on the road. The Lady Wildcats propelled themselves to the early lead, outscoring the Lady Tigers 18-10 in the first frame. Osmond fought back limiting the heavy shooters to only five in the second, but Hartington-Newcastle held onto a 23-15 lead at the…

Eyes on the target
/ Jan 22, 2016 2:39 pm

Eyes on the target

Hartington-Newcastle’s Willa Scoville eyes the hoop as she makes her way through the crowded lane Thursday. Scoville led the Lady Wildcats with 12 points on the night

Top sports photo – Perfect form
/ Jan 3, 2016 11:00 am

Top sports photo – Perfect form

Sports photo of the year
/ Dec 31, 2015 6:00 pm

Sports photo of the year

Cazden Christensen prepares to touch the wall and turn around Wednesday, June 17,  during Hartington Swim Team practice at the Hartington public pool. The Dolphin swim team found success at the Wayne swim meet

/ Dec 24, 2015 7:00 pm

Trojans edge past Crofton

HARTINGTON — The Cedar CAtholic Trojans knocked off the visiting Crofton Warriors Tuesday 44-38 after a fourth quarter surge. Cedar started the game out slow only scoring six points in the opening frame, while the defense kicked it in gear to limit the Warriors only five. Both Cedar and Crofton scored 11 points in the second, and the Trojans maintained a…

A pair of wins pushes Lady Wildcats to .500
/ Dec 24, 2015 11:00 am

A pair of wins pushes Lady Wildcats to .500

HARTINGTON — The Lady Wildcats of Hartington-Newcastle picked up a pair of wins last week to move to 3-3 on the year. The Lady Cats closed out the week with a one-sided 49-24 victory over the Wakefield Lady Trojans Saturday. Hartington-Newcastle found the board first when Sophie Noecker hit the first of two shots from the charity stripe just 20…

Wynot girls fall to S.D. powerhouse
/ Dec 23, 2015 8:00 pm

Wynot girls fall to S.D. powerhouse

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Wynot Blue Devils had to find out just how good they are, so they took their show on the road Saturday, falling to Rapid City’s St.Thomas More. The Class C1 team walked away from the Sanford Shootout with the 48-31 win. Earlier in the week, Wynot rolled over the Homer Lady Knights 76-40. The Lady…