Thursday night Glenwood traveled to Kuemper for a double header. Glenwood lost the first game 3-4 to the Knights and would then defeat Kuemper 9-7 in the second. The Rams had a quick turnaround when they played Sergeant Bluff-Luton on Friday. Sergeant B-L would defeat Glenwood 14-1. Glenwood is now 4-3 on the season and will play at Clarinda tonight.
Ellie Osterloh faced off against Bry Ronca of Ballard in the first round of the state tournament. Ronca defeated Osterloh in straight sets 6-2,6-4. Osterloh played her second match in the consolation bracket against Gretchen Jones of Clear Lake. Jones defeated Osterloh in three sets 6-7,6-4, 1 (third set was super tiebreak).
Great season Ellie! I look forward to seeing you back at the state tournament next season.
Last night the baseball team traveled to Council Bluffs and took on the Lynx of Abraham Lincoln. The Rams scored in six of the seven innings and defeated A.L. 15-6. Glenwood would score seven of their fifteen runs in the seventh inning. Senior Jake King was awarded the win after pitching 2 ⅔ innings. Senior Cole Loeffelbein had a great night at the plate. Loeffelbein went 2-2 with two RBIs and a home run (his second on the season). Loeffelbein would also score three runs along with Mavrick Decker and Ethan Fisher.
Last night the softball team defeated Council Bluffs, Abraham Lincoln after only four innings of play. Abraham Lincoln jumped off to an early 2-0 lead after the top of the first inning but would go scoreless from there on out. The Rams would score one run in the first, seven in the second and six in the fourth inning to get the ten run rule. Glenwood won 14-2 against a Abraham Lincoln team that was 2-1 on the season. Glenwood’s JV won 12-0 in only three innings!
Thursday the Glenwood Girls Tennis Team will send three athletes to the 2017 Class 1A Individual State Tennis Tournament. The tournament is held at the Hawkeye Tennis Recreation Complex in Iowa City. Play will begin on Thursday, June 1st. Matches will begin at 10:00 a.m.