As Southeast Polk cross country coach Chad Willeford waited for the results of the girls’ Class 4A Iowa High School Cross Country Championships to be posted Oct. 27 at Fort Dodge, he was reminded of a similar wait 13 years earlier.
Saturday, November 17 Clarinda A’s Baseball Inc. will host their inaugural Trivia Night at the Clarinda Country Club with proceeds to benefit the costs of the A’s 65th season.
Iowa’s unusually wet fall has created a unique situation where floodwaters are reaching fields and causing issues regarding what waterfowl hunters can and can’t do in these areas.
Freshman Ashlyn Eberly has anchored the Clarinda girls’ cross country team throughout the season. Now, she will get the opportunity to compete against the best runners in Class 2A.
As the Cardinals walked off the field Friday, Oct. 19, for the final time, Clarinda coach Roger Williams was pleased with the effort they put forward during the 2018 season.
Clarinda made a gallant effort to stave off elimination in the first round of the Class 3A Region 2 playoffs Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Shenandoah before the Fillies finally emerged with the 3-0 victory.
South Page put up a good fight Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Bedford in the opening round of the Class 1A Region 2 volleyball playoffs before ultimately suffering a 3-0 loss to the Bulldogs.
Muddy field conditions and a slippery pigskin worked in favor of Clarinda Friday, Oct. 12, as the Cardinals overwhelmed West Central Valley 41-6 at Cardinal Field.
A trip to the Class 2A State Cross Country meet will be on the line today, Oct. 18, as Clarinda participates in a state qualifying meet at Panorama.
The Clarinda A’s will celebrate a milestone next summer as they take the field for their 65th season of summer baseball. As preparations for the season get underway, a significant change has been made off the diamond.
South Page made the final week of the regular season a successful one as the Rebels traveled to Essex Tuesday, Oct. 9, and collected their third win of the year with a 3-1 victory over the Trojans.
Clarinda has been assigned to Region 2 of the Class 3A volleyball playoffs. Postseason pairings were released Tuesday, Oct. 2, by the Iowa High School Girls’ Athletic Union.
South Page will be on the road Tuesday, Oct. 16, as the Rebels travel to Bedford to meet the Bulldogs in the opening round of the Class 1A Region 2 volleyball playoffs.
Clarinda finally saw the football bounce its way late in the game Friday, Sept. 21, at Panora as the Cardinals held off Panorama 28-27 in the district opener for both teams.
A fairytale beginning to the 2018 Clarinda Homecoming game was nearly matched with an equally amazing finish for the Cardinals. Instead, Southwest Valley aptly played the role of the big bad wolves.
After the Clarinda Invitational Sept. 4 and the Tiger Invitational at Red Oak Sept. 10 were cancelled due to rain and poor course conditions, the Cardinals were finally able to return to the course Thursday, Sept 13, at the Southwest Valley Invitational.
Setter Taylor Wedemeyer represented Clarinda on the all-tournament team selected at the conclusion of the Red Oak Tournament played Saturday, Sept. 15, at Glenwood.
Bob Kendrick, the director of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) in Kansas City, will visit Northwest Missouri State University to present its fall Ploghoft Diversity Lecture.
Continuing its strong non-district schedule, Clarinda will battle its third straight Hawkeye 10 Conference opponent Friday, Sept. 7, as the Cardinals journey to Atlantic.
The Essex/South Page offense got going in the second half, but the Trojans were unable to overcome a three-score halftime deficit in a 60-40 loss to Mormon Trail, Friday, Aug. 31.
Clarinda flexed its muscle Friday, Aug. 24, at Shenandoah as the Cardinals pulled away from the Mustangs in the second half for a 37-19 victory in the Page County Super Bowl.
The Essex/South Page Trojans stayed close for about a quarter and a half in their season opener, Friday, Aug. 24, but Murray pulled away from there in an easy 70-28 win.
Clarinda came out of the gate Saturday, Aug. 25, and immediately faced a strong challenge as the Cardinals competed in at tournament at Ankeny Centennial.
For the past two year Clarinda has sent an individual runner to the State Cross Country Meet. This year, the Cardinals are hoping to improve on that feat.
A flood of memories washed over Pat Eberly Tuesday, Aug. 7, as she watched the Clarinda A’s walked off the field for the last time at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.
Clarinda received an unexpected surprise after reaching the MINK League playoffs. The A’s were invited to participate in the 84th Annual National Baseball Congress World Series to be played Friday, July 27, through Saturday, Aug. 11, in Wichita, Kansas.
In 1923 the Tackett brothers returned from Wyoming and decided to entertain visitors attending the Old Soldiers Reunion in Sidney. To show them some real western action, a circle was formed with Model T cars and makeshift fencing and Henry and Earl Tackett were up and away on the fastest bad…