Sports

 HCHS senior Darren Stein rolled individual games of 147 and 152 Thursday at Cyclone Lanes. (File photo)
 HARLAN (Jan. 9) -- The Harlan Community bowling teams both picked up a decisive conference win vs. Creston Thursday at Cyclone Lanes, improving to 1-2 against Hawkeye Ten opposition. Led by Madison Horn’s team-high 405 two-game set (194 and 211), the HCHS girls (4-2 overall) won by 445 pins over...
Toshia Kasperbauer - HCHS softball coach
 HARLAN -- The Harlan Community Schools Board of Education approved the hirings of two new varsity coaches for the 2019-2020 school year during its most recent meeting on Monday, January 6. Toshia Kasperbauer will be the new head softball coach at HCHS while Katie Arentson will coach the girls...
 Exira-EHK freshman Easton Nelson (32) defends for the Spartans as CAM’s Colby Rich attempts a baseline shot. (Photo by Kim Wegener)
 ELK HORN (Jan. 7) -- Exira-Elk Horn-Kimballton handed the CAM boys basketball team its first loss of the season last Tuesday night, winning 58-48 in a Rolling Valley Conference battle in Elk Horn. The Spartans (5-3 overall, 4-3 RVC) outscored the Cougars 16-7 in the second quarter to take a 28-19...
 AHSTW’s Julia Kock (left) and Treynor’s Mandy Stogdill crash hard to the floor following a loose ball scramble. Also pictured for the Lady Vikes are Claire Harris (13), Claire Denning, Morgan Heiny and Kailey Jones (2). AHSTW built a big first-half lead and held off the Cardinals 48-39. (Photos by Bob Bjoin)
 AVOCA (Jan. 7) -- For the first time in nearly two decades, AHSTW beat Treynor in girls basketball Tuesday night... and it wasn’t close. The 12th-ranked (2A) Lady Vikes bolted out to a 31-7 halftime lead and held off several Cardinal rallies the rest of the way to finish with a 48-39 victory. It...
  AHSTW coach G.G. Harris discusses matters with an official during the Vikings' loss to Treynor.
 AVOCA (Jan. 7) -- AHSTW’s impressive unbeaten streak to start the season came to an end here Tuesday night at the hands of second-ranked (2A) Treynor. The Cardinals flustered the Vikings with pressure defense early and raced to a 22-5 lead after one quarter. They extended the margin to 43-17 by...
  Exira-EHK's Macy Emgarten (right) and Tatum Grubbs (14) guard a CAM player in the lane.
 ELK HORN (Jan. 7) -  In a battle for first place in the Rolling Valley Conference, the 14th-ranked (1A) Exira-Elk Horn-Kimballton girls outscored CAM 11-5 in the fourth quarter Tuesday to win 38-32, improving to 9-1 overall and 7-0 in the RVC. Quinn Grubbs paced the Spartans with nine points,...
 LOGAN (Jan. 7) -- The IKM-Manning girls basketball team maintained its share of first place in the Western Iowa Conference Tuesday night with an impressive 64-58 road win at 14th-ranked (Class 2A) Logan-Magnolia. Turning the ball over just nine times in the game, the Wolves used a strong third...
 LOGAN (Jan. 7) -- Led by Parker Behrens’ 19 points and 11 rebounds, the IKM-Manning boys picked up their second straight win Tuesday night, outlasting Logan-Magnolia on the road, 54-49. The Wolves (4-5 overall) moved back over the .500 mark in Western Iowa Conference play at 4-3 while the Panthers...
 HCHS junior Michael Erlemeier scores a breakaway layup in the fourth quarter vs. Lewis Central. Erlemeier finished with a career high 18 points as the Cyclones rallied to beat LC 76-67. (Photos by Mike Oeffner)
 HARLAN (Jan. 7) -- With 4:23 left in Tuesday’s third quarter, the outlook for the Harlan Community boys basketball was bleak. Lewis Central had rattled off 10 straight points - all in the paint - to surge ahead 48-33 and the Cyclones were searching for answers in their second timeout of the second...
 Lewis Central’s Delaney Esterling (25) draws a foul on HCHS junior Macie Leinen (right) as Ashley Hall also contests the shot for the Cyclones. (Photos by Mike Oeffner)
 HARLAN (Jan. 7) -- It’s tough to hang with quality opponents when you’re outscored 30-0 from the three-point arc through three quarters. Throw in some untimely turnovers and it spelled a sixth straight loss for the Harlan Community girls basketball team Tuesday night as the Cyclones trailed for...

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