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Comets claim victory on opening night

Ashtyn Kelderman of Boyden-Hull drives down the lane for a layup with a Sheldon defender being late to defend during Siouxland Conference girls' basketball Tuesday, Nov. 22. The Comets defeated the Orabs 57-46. (Photo/Nathan Broek) Boyden-Hull executes on offense and...

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Three football athletes make all-state

Brock Fisher listed for B-H/RV in Class 3A, Derek Heynen and Gavin De Hoogh named for Western Christian in Class 1A Nathan Broek | Sports Editor One Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley football player and two Western Christian football players were named by the Iowa Print Sports...

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Defensive effort keys opening-night win

Apiyo Harberts of Western Christian gets a hand on the ball and begins to chase after it for a steal during girls' basketball versus Emmetsburg Monday, Nov. 20. The Wolfpack got the opening night victory over the E'Hawks 42-31. (Photo/Nathan Broek) After trailing...

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Local players earn postseason volleyball nods

Coach veerbeek igca all-district volleyball honors Western Christian volleyball coach Tammi Veerbeek named Coach of the Year in Class 2A Northwest District Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Three players from Western Christian and one from Boyden-Hull earned all-district...

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Former Nighthawk named as an all-conference collegiate player

gpac all-conference football honors Cade Moser named to second team in the Great Plains Athletic Conference Tuesday, Nov. 15 Nathan Broek | Sports Editor A former Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley football standout was picked by the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) as an...

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Local shooters compete on collegiate state stage

Photographed left to right: Nicolas Noteboom, Molly Galema, Trey Steimsma, Ashayla Soodsma and Jensen Cooper. Steimsma, who is from Hull, and Soodsma, who is a Boyden-Hull alum, were part of one of the two shooting groups that competed for the Dordt University Trap...

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Stella Winterfeld officially signs with SDSU

Pictured is the Tweet sent out by the South Dakota State University Athletics Department following Winterfeld signing a letter of intent Wednesday, Nov. 9, to continue her volleyball career with the Jackrabbits next fall. (Photo/courtesy of the South Dakota State...

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Three Tigers make the grade

war eagle conference Two senior student-athletes from the Trinity Christian cross-country team and one from the volleyball team were picked Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Two Trinity Christian cross-country athletes and one volleyball player were picked to the War Eagle...

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Western fails to slow down West Sioux’s early momentum

Western Christian football seniors Parker Vant Hul (10), Derek Heynen (61), and Dason Van't Hul (50) hold up the team's state playoff qualification trophy in Class 1A to the Wolfpack fans following a 49-20 defeat to the West Sioux Falcons in Hawarden Friday, Nov. 4,...

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Comets and Nighthawks ‘make the grade’

siouxland conference all-academic honors Senior student-athletes and team managers had a GPA of 3.75 or higher Nathan Broek | Sports Editor The Siouxland Conference released its honorees for all-academic honors Wednesday, Oct. 26, and various Boyden-Hull and...

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Unity Christian and George-Little Rock to swap conferences

high school sports Knights will join Siouxland Conference while Mustangs accepted into War Eagle starting with the 2023-2024 school year Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Following votes by school superintendents from both the Siouxland Conference and the War Eagle...

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Western Christian rolls into regional final

Hannah Broek of Western Christian fires an attack attempt over to North Union's side of the net during the Class 2A Region 1 tournament semifinals Monday, Oct. 24. The Wolfpack defeated the Warriors 3-0 to earn the right to play Boyden-Hull in the regional final...

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Comets rally back from 1-0 deficit

Players from the Boyden-Hull volleyball team high-five each other following a 3-1 win over Central Lyon in the Class 2A Region 1 volleyball tournaments Monday, Oct. 24. The win put the Comets into the regional final against Western Christian Wednesday, Oct. 26, in...

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’Pack punch 22nd-straight ticket to state

Western Christian gets into a celebratory huddle following a 3-0 win over Boyden-Hull in the Class 2A Region 1 tournament final Wednesday, Oct. 26. The win marked the 22nd-straight season the Wolfpack advanced into the state tournament, which is a state record....

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