Barb Bloom is an “Iowa Girl” through and through.
Clarinda took a contingent of athletes to compete in the girls’ division of the Northwest Missouri High School Open at Hughes Fieldhouse at Northwest Missouri University Saturday, March 16, in Maryville, Missouri.
Clarinda opened the 2019 boys’ track season Saturday, March 16, as the Cardinals competed in the Northwest Missouri High School Open. The indoor meet was held at Hughes Fieldhouse on the campus of Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri.
Clarinda will be getting an early jump on the track season this year when the Cardinals attend the Northwest Missouri High School Open in Maryville, Missouri, Saturday, March 16, at Northwest Missouri State University.
For people interested in camping during Memorial Day weekend, the three-month window to reserve a campsite at an Iowa state park opens Sunday, Feb. 24.
Clarinda put the final frames of its inaugural bowling season in the book Wednesday, Feb. 13, as the Cardinals competed in the Class 1A District 4 joint state qualifying meet at Red Oak.
Clarinda recently had two bowlers named to the 2019 Class 1A All-District team named by the Iowa Girls Coaches Association and the Iowa High School Bowling Coaches Association.
Clarinda stayed within striking distance of Treynor until late in the third quarter Thursday, Feb. 14, before Treynor pulled away for a 67-49 home win in the Class 2A District 14 semifinals.
Three Clarinda Cardinals had the rare chance to experience the excitement and atmosphere of the Iowa State Wrestling Tournament Thursday, Feb. 14, at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
Clarinda will be represented by three wrestlers Thursday, Feb. 14, when the Class 2A State Wrestling Tournament gets underway at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
A trip to the Class 2A State Wrestling Tournament will be on the line for four Clarinda wrestlers during the District 4 tournament Saturday, Feb. 9, at Harlan.
Clarinda and Shenandoah will meet for the third time this season when the Cardinals and Mustangs square off Monday, Feb. 11, in Clarinda in the first round of the Class 2A District 14 playoffs.
Clarinda is hoping to make its first season of bowling a highly memorable one by earning a trip to the state bowling tournament to be held Monday, Feb. 18, in Waterloo.
Clarinda is set to start its quest for the 2019 Class 2A State Wrestling Tournament to be held Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 14-16, at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
After a nip and tuck first quarter, Clarinda bombarded Southwest Valley over the final three periods for a 73-44 home win Monday, Jan. 14, over the Timberwolves.
Making his second appearance at the John J. Harris Invitational Saturday, Jan. 19, at Corning, Crew Howard came away with his first individual tournament championship to lead Clarinda to a seventh place finish in the team standings.
Ozzie Smith, Hall of Famer who played most of his years with the St. Louis Cardinals, and Von Hayes, a Philadelphia Phillies All Star, and both former A’s players will sign autographs beginning at 5:30 p.m. as part of the 44th Annual Clarinda A’s Hall of Fame Banquet to be held Saturday, Feb…
Clarinda mounted a second half comeback bid Thursday, Jan. 17, against Atlantic during the annual Pink Out game at Clarinda High School. However, the Cardinals ran out of time as the visiting Trojans held on for a 63-53 victory.
The Iowa High School Athletic Directors Association has selected seven recipients of their IHSADA 2018-2019 Outstanding Service Awards. Among those recipients are George Crawford and Jon Herzberg of Clarinda.
Clarinda was among a field of 17 teams to take the mat at Winterset Saturday, Jan. 5, for the Gary Christensen Invite. The Cardinals finished the day in 11th place with 71 points.
South Page celebrated the New Year in style Thursday, Jan. 3, as the Rebels traveled to Burlington Junction, Missouri. The Rebels earned their second victory of the season with a 43-28 win over West Nodaway.
Clarinda claimed its second win of the girls’ bowling season with a 418 pin victory over St. Albert Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Thunderbowl in Council Bluffs.
Clarinda wrapped up its pre-holiday schedule Thursday, Dec. 20, with a quadrangular hosted by Southwest Valley. The Cardinals won two of their three dual meets on the night.
Clarinda had four players score in double figures Friday, Dec. 20, at Red Oak as the Cardinals caged the Tigers 61-47 to earn their third win of the boys’ basketball season.
South Page collected its first win of the season Friday, Dec. 14, at Heartland Christian. The Rebels edged the Eagles 51-46 in the Corner Conference clash.
Clarinda crowned individual champions at two weights on the way to a fourth place team finish at the Tiger-Knight Invitational Saturday, Dec. 15, at Carroll.
Clarinda picked up its first win of the season against Southwest Valley Thursday, Dec. 6, at Corning. The Cardinals liked it so much they did it again the next night against Shenandoah.
History was made as Clarinda took to the lanes for its first sanctioned high school bowling meet as the Cardinals hosted Mount Ayr Thursday, Nov. 29, at Frontier Lanes in Clarinda.
Clarinda gave 2018 state tournament qualifier Kuemper Catholic all it wanted before the Knights finally escaped with a narrow 44-40 win Friday, Nov. 30, at Carroll.
Clarinda made its home debut for the new girls’ basketball season Tuesday, Nov. 27, against Nodaway Valley. However, the Wolverines stymied the Cardinals for a 48-12 victory.
Clarinda made an early lead stand up Tuesday, Nov. 20, at Lenox as the Cardinals clipped the Tigers 40-37 in the girls’ basketball season opener for both teams.
The Clarinda Middle School eighth grade boys’ basketball team had plenty to be thankful for over the holiday break after posting a pair of home wins over Red Oak and Creston to start the season.
Deer hunters will soon be trading in their bows for shotguns and body harnesses for blaze orange vests as the calendar turns to December and the first of Iowa’s three main gun seasons begin. And based on reports, it looks like hunting will be good, if the weather cooperates.
Three weeks into the pheasant season and hunters are finding success similar to the August roadside survey forecast – good hunting in central and north central Iowa; spotty hunting in southern Iowa.