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 HCHS players (left-right) Julia Schechinger, Kennedy Kjergaard, Emily Brouse and Jordan Heese lead the way out of the dugout as the Cyclones celebrate Thursday’s 3-2 walk-off victory over Perry.
 HARLAN (July 11) -- The Harlan Community softball team’s first tournament win in four years was more of a nail-biter than expected, but well worth the wait and the drama. Trailing a five-win Perry team 2-0 and down to their last six outs, the Cyclones scored one run in the sixth and two in the...
 AHSTW catcher Joel Sampson catches a pop-up during Saturday’s 8-0 district win over Fremont-Mills.
 AVOCA (July 13) -- A five-run first inning provided more than enough support for junior pitcher Clayton Akers here Saturday night as AHSTW opened the Class 1A district baseball tournament with an 8-0 quarterfinal victory over Fremont-Mills. Akers (4-3) pitched six scoreless innings in just 63...
 IKM-Manning senior Alex Lingle pitched a complete game Saturday as the Wolves held off Ar-We-Va 7-6 in a Class 1A district quarterfinal. (Photo courtesy of Todd Danner, Denison Bulletin/Review)
 COON RAPIDS (July 13) -- Trailing 5-1 early on, the IKM-Manning baseball team rallied to keep its season alive here Saturday with a 7-6 win over Ar-We-Va in a Class 1A district quarterfinal. The game ended in bizarre fashion in the bottom of the seventh as the Rockets threatened to tie the score...
 HARLAN (July 12) -- Brett Sears homered and pitched five strong innings on Friday as the Harlan Community baseball team snapped a quick two-game losing skid with a 10-2 home win over Le Mars. Sears (7-1) allowed three hits and two runs (one earned) in his five-inning stint against the Bulldogs (12...
 COUNCIL BLUFFS (July 11) -- The Harlan Community baseball team was unable to rally back from an early 7-1 deficit at St. Albert Thursday night and lost an 11-6 decision in both teams’ Hawkeye Ten Conference finale. HCHS finished 15-5 inside the conference, tying Glenwood for second place behind...
 Cyclone sophomore Brenden Bartley (15) slides home safely with a second-inning run vs. Dallas Center-Grimes. (Photos by Mike Oeffner)
 HARLAN (July 9) -- Dallas Center-Grimes broke open a tie game with four runs in the top of the sixth and held off Harlan Community 7-5 in non-conference baseball action last Tuesday night. Trailing 7-2, HCHS rallied for three runs in the bottom of the seventh before the game ended on Derec Weyer’s...
   Former HCHS pitcher Danny Schiltz (left) and current Cyclone senior Brett Sears pose for a recent photo as the two winningest pitchers in program history. Sears beat Denison Monday night to break Schiltz’s school record of 33 wins established from 1994-1996. (Photo contributed)
 DENISON (July 8) -- The way it all played out was vintage Brett Sears. In line for his record-breaking 34th career pitching win if the game ended early, the Harlan Community senior took matters into his own hands with a walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the fifth inning Monday, giving HCHS a 12...
 HCHS catcher Julia Schechinger (right) tags out Denison pinch runner Kira Langenfeld at the plate to complete a third-inning double play in game two of Monday’s doubleheader. Madison Schumacher caught a fly ball in right field and made a strong throw to Schechinger to gun down Langenfeld. (Photos by Mike Oeffner)
 DENISON (July 8) -- The Harlan Community softball team put the finishing touches on the regular season and a Hawkeye Ten championship Monday night with a doubleheader split at Denison-Schleswig. HCHS scored six runs in the top of the seventh to win game one 7-3 before Denison squeaked out a 7-6...
 Lady Vike sophomore Kailey Jones pitched a three-hitter against Missouri Valley in Wednesday night’s 3-2 regional tournament victory. (Photos by Mike Oeffner)
 AVOCA (July 10) -- AHSTW pitcher Kailey Jones retired the side in order five times in seven innings and leadoff batter Katie Anzalone scored two runs Wednesday night to lead the Lady Vikes past Missouri Valley 3-2 in a Class 2A regional softball quarterfinal in Avoca. AHSTW had beaten Mo. Valley...
 Exira-EHK players celebrate Monday’s first round regional win over Audubon as pitcher Macy Emgarten (left) high-fives Shay Burmeister.
 OAKLAND (July 10) -- The Exira-Elk Horn-Kimballton softball team advanced to the regional semifinals earlier this week following Class 1A, Region 2 victories over Audubon and Riverside. The Spartans defeated Audubon 8-2 in a first round game in Kimballton Monday and also won at Riverside 7-3 on...

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