Although they came up just a little shy in the final standings, on Tuesday night the Carroll High swim team showed off their speed with five event wins.
Last weekend’s roller coaster ride is a prime example of why sports gambling is so difficult, and why I encourage absolutely no one to dump their life-savings into it.
It is time for post-season volleyball again, and this year the paths that teams will take to try and get to the U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids will take area teams in some familiar directions.
The Johnston pool is known as a fast pool in the swimming world. On Saturday the Carroll High swim team exploited that as they were able to finish fourth out of eight teams in the Johnston Invitational.
Early on it dominance wasn’t something that seemed to be content on either side of the ball.
A staple in the late season schedule for Kuemper Catholic’s volleyball team has been the Hampton-Dumont tournament. This year the Knights went undefeated at the weekend tournament.
On a frigid night on the road, playing a team with a much lower record, it seemed Carroll didn’t want to spend too much time in Perry.
By the time Cole Collison connected on a pass to Blaise Gunnerson for a five yard touchdown late in the third quarter on Friday night, the game, as well as the night for the two senior players was already over.
Although it had been a few weeks since the Kuemper Catholic boys had been able to run, they hardly missed a step in Tuesday’s meet hosted by South Central Calhoun.
The Toronto Raptors, coached by 1985 Kuemper Catholic High School graduate Nick Nurse, will open defense of their NBA crown when they host the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday, Oct. 22.
While homecoming is known more for its ties to football games, the Carroll Tigers volleyball team made sure to let the homecoming crowd on Tuesday enjoy a nice volleyball win.
Both of the Rolling Valley Conference teams that were in action on Tuesday night were able to add conference wins. Meanwhile, up north, East Sac County continues to show why they were recently ranked in the IGHSAU volleyball poll.