• Kobe Rhodes Qualifies for the State Tournament
  • Boys Tennis Headed to the Final Four
  • Girls Track 6th Boys Track 21st at State Track Meet
  • Girls Tennis Takes Third at Hawkeye 10
  • Girls Tennis Sweep First Day of Team Regionals

Kobe Rhodes Qualifies for the State Tournament

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On Friday Senior golfer Kobe Rhodes qualified for the 2016 Class 3A State Golf Tournament. Kobe Rhodes advanced to the state tournament with a score of 76 at Denison's course. Coach Joyner and Kobe will tracked to Livermore, Iowa for the state tournament which will by played at Spring Valley Golf Course. According to Spring Valley's website they have a bridge that resembles hole #12 at Augusta. The course plays 6,078 yards from the white tees and 6,327 from the blue tees.

Good luck to Coach Joyner and Kobe Rhodes! Go low!

Boys Tennis Headed to the Final Four

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On Saturday the Glenwood Boys Tennis Team were one of the final 16 tennis teams left in the state. The boys first played North Polk in the round of 16. Glenwood defeated North Polk 5-1. Glenwood picked up singles wins from Chekal, Bertini, Konfrst, and Thompson and a doubles win from Lauritsen/Chekal.  The next round in the final eight the team qualified for the 2016 Iowa State Tennis Tournament and faced Boone, Iowa. The match was the best match I have been at in my entire tennis career, both playing and coaching. The boys played tough from start to finish and never gave up.

Girls Track 6th Boys Track 21st at State Track Meet

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The girls track team finished 6th at the state tournament and the boys finished 21st over the weekend. Senior's Linnaea Konfrst and Molly Dean had great performances at the State Track Tournament over the weekend. Linnaea Konfrst won the discus and finished second in the shot put. Molly Dean won the 400m hurdles making her the first girl athlete to win an individual running event at the state tournament! Way to go Molly! The girls track team finished with seven medals and the boys team finished with 3. Carter Von Essen finished with three medals for the boys.

Girls Tennis Takes Third at Hawkeye 10

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Monday and Tuesday the girls tennis team traveled to Atlantic for the Hawkeye 10 tennis tournament. Rain caused the tournament to stop on Monday and the girls traveled back up to Atlantic to finish on Tuesday. The girls finished third place at the tournament with 19 team points. Creston won the meet with 28 and Shenandoah finished second with 21 team points. Senior Sam Umberger was the top finisher for the Rams. Umberger finished in second place in the number two singles losing to Alli Thomsen from Creston in the finals.

Girls Tennis Sweep First Day of Team Regionals

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Glenwood girls tennis defeats St. Albert and Denison on Saturday in the first two rounds of Team Regionals. The first match of the day was dominated by the lady Rams. The girls defeated St. Albert 5-1. The girls picked up singles wins vs. Osterloh, Osterloh, Crow, Taylor, and Stouder. The Rams clinched the match in doubles with the team of Abby OSterloh and Sam Umberger defeating Pavlik/Carlson 7-6, 7-5. Coach Ohm said "both Crow and E. Osterloh gave the team solid wins.

Ram Golf Advances to Districts for First Time in 10 Years

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Glenwood boys golf finished second at sectionals last Thursday to qualify to the district tournament for the first time in ten years. The boys shot 319 as a team with scores of 76, 79, 79,85.

Kobe Rhodes- 76

Ryan Leath- 79

Eli Bales- 79

Colton Book- 85

 

2016 Class 3A District Golf Qualifiers

Individual qualifiers

Ben Renaud- Atlantic

Jake Olsen- Atlantic

Kobe Rhodes-Glenwood

Matt Gearheart- Atlantic

Kyle Nelson- Atlantic

Team qualifiers

Atlantic- 302

Glenwood- 319

Harlan- 334

Ram Tennis Wins Districts, Sends Four to Individual State

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Last Thursday the Glenwood boys tennis team won the district title for the second year in a row. The Rams scored 21 total points to capture the district title over Creston. Glenwood's double teams of Sam Lauritsen/Alex Chekal and Aaron Bertini/Adam Konfrst earned the number one and two seeds in the doubles bracket. The number one seeds of Lauritsen/Chekal got wins over Southwest Valley, Clarinda, and Creston to advance them into the finals. The number two seeds of Bertini/Konfrst got wins vs. Shenandoah, Osceola Clarke, and Red Oak to advance them into the finals.

Ram Track State Track Meet Qualifiers and Race Times

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The official Iowa Girls and Boys State Track Meet qualifiers have been announced. The state track meet will be held from 5-19-16 through 5-21-16 at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.

Ram Track Qualifiers and Starting Times

Boys 200m Dash Prelim (Thursday at 1:10 pm)

Mavrick Decker- Junior

Boys 400m Dash (Thursday at 1:50 pm)

Nate Kennedy- Sophomore

1600m Run (Saturday at 2:01 pm)

Parson Covington- Freshman

110m Hurdles (Friday at 9:50 am)

Blaine Clark- Senior

400m Hurdles (Friday at 11:30 am)

Ram Tennis Wins Conference Title

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A complete team effort was the reason the boys finished first place at the Hawkeye 10 Championship. The Rams won the tournament with 24 total points. Harlan finished second place with 20 and Lewis Central finished third with 18. Senior Aaron Bertini and Sophomore Adam Konfrst were crowned H-10 Champs in the number one doubles bracket. The doubles team defeated teams from Red Oak, Atlantic, and Denison to win their title. Seniors Ethan Thompson and Sean Harper stepped up big for their team by finishing third place in the number two doubles bracket.

Freshman Leath, Rams Golf Win H-10 Championship

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Yesterday Glenwood hosted boys conference golf for the Hawkeye Ten. Glenwood finished first place with a score of 296. The Rams were the only team to score under the 300s. Carroll Kuemper finished second with a score of 300. Glenwood's freshman Ryan Leath won the conference title with a score of 71. Eli Bales, Kobe Rhodes, and Colton Book all shot 75 to help the Rams win their first conference tile since 2008.

Way to go boys! Next up for the Ram golf team is districts at Atlantic! GO RAMS!

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