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January 28th, 2018

Creek Boys split on Don Bosco’s mats

Don Bosco takes down Clippers, CCA prevails over Buccaneers

GILBERTVILLE– Clear Creek Amana’s (CCA) varsity wrestlers split in a triangular meet Tuesday, Jan. 16, in Gilbertville, at Don Bosco Catholic High School, falling to Don Bosco and defeating East Buchanan.
The Dons took the Creek Boys down, 61-15, with Andrew Rohret (145 pounds) taking a 7-4 decision from the Don Bosco’s Logan Lutgen, Nick Collins (182) winning by fall over Bosco’s Graham Hirschauer in 1:22 and Tanner Cochran (220) pinning Bosco’s Austin Svoboda in 3:41.

Trojans undefeated in the pool

IC West drenches Linn-Mar, 104-66

MARION– Iowa City West High’s Trojan swim team finished the regular season undefeated in dual meets with a 104-66 drenching of Linn-Mar in the Lions’ pool Jan. 16. The junior varsity (JV) squad soaked the Lions, 96.5–73.5, for the sweep.
Individual varsity winners for West High included Izaak Hajek in the 200-yard individual medley (IM) and the 100-yard butterfly, Lane Griffis in the 200- and 500-yard freestyle events and Ben Berhow in the 100-yard breaststroke.

CCA defeats Benton on the road

Creek Girls sail past Bobcats, 56-23

VAN HORNE– Clear Creek Amana’s varsity girls basketball team improved to 8-5 Tuesday, Jan. 16, on the road at Benton Community with a 56-23 win over the Bobcats.
The Clippers pounded their hosts 15-2 in the first period and held a 33-7 halftime advantage. The Creek Girls’ attack continued in the second half as they outscored Benton 17-8 in the third for a 50-15 lead going into the final quarter.

West wrestlers defeat Jefferson and Xavier

Trojans sweep J-Hawks and Saints in double dual

CEDAR RAPIDS– Iowa City West High’s varsity wrestlers had a successful evening Thursday, Jan. 18, sweeping a double dual meet with the Cedar Rapids Jefferson J-Hawks and the Saints of Cedar Rapids Xavier, at Xavier.

Trojans first loss of the season

Cedar Falls edges Iowa City West High, 55-54

CEDAR FALLS– Even the smoothest running machine is prone to malfunction at times, and that includes the machine that is Iowa City West High’s varsity boys basketball team. The Trojans, who have rolled over 10 consecutive opponents, had their perfect record scrapped, 55-54, in an upset loss to the Cedar Falls Tigers on Tuesday, Jan. 16, in Cedar Falls.

West High swimmers win divisional title

Trojans second in MVC swimming Super Meet

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IOWA CITY– The Cedar Falls Tigers won the Mississippi Valley Conference (MVC) swimming Super Meet Saturday, Jan. 20, at the University of Iowa’s Aquatic Center in Iowa City. The Tigers edged out the Iowa City West High Trojans, 331-305, for the honors. The Trojans topped the divisional rankings, however, with 491 points to runner-up Linn-Mar’s 465.
Izaak Hajek won both divisional and super meet titles in the 100-yard butterfly with a 52.02 seconds effort.

MVC Super Meet results for Iowa City West High

Liberty wrestlers fall in Mount Vernon

Mustangs and Trojans short out the Lightning

MOUNT VERNON– The Liberty High varsity wrestlers had a tough night on the mats Thursday, Jan. 18, in Mount Vernon as they squared-off against the Mount Vernon Mustangs and South Tama Trojans in a double dual meet.
The Mustangs dropped the Lightning, 63-16, with Kaleb Williams (138 pounds) winning by fall over the Mustangs’ Seth Moore in 3:20, Ashton Barker taking a 12-1 major decision (MD) from Mount Vernon’s Mitchell Louwagie and Klein Thoensen (152) pinning the Mustangs’ Andrew Louwagie in 1:18.

Women of Troy fall to out of state Raiders

Bollingbrook wins, 61-58 in OT

IOWA CITY– The Iowa City West High Women of Troy suffered their third loss of the season on Monday, Jan. 15, as the Raiders of Bollingbrook, Ill. spent part of Martin Luther King Jr. Day in an interstate varsity contest at West High. The Raiders knocked off the West High squad, 61-58, in overtime.

Liberty falls to undefeated North Linn, 85-52

Bolts mauled by Lynx

TROY MILLS– Liberty High’s varsity boys basketball team suffered its third consecutive loss Tuesday, Jan. 16, as it fell 85-52 to the undefeated Lynx of North Linn in Troy Mills. Despite the final score, the Lynx faced a challenge from the “Bolts,” who even with a 33-point deficit gave North Linn their second-closest game of the season. The Lynx held off Monticello by 28 points earlier the season, their tightest game, thus far.

CCA girls fall 55-31 to CPU

Pointers take a bite out of the Creek Girls

TIFFIN– Clear Creek Amana’s (CCA) varsity girls had a rollercoaster week as they cruised past Benton Community 56-23 on Tuesday, Jan. 16, on the road and returned home to face the No. 5 team in Class 4A, the Stormin’ Pointers of Center Point-Urbana (CPU) on Friday, Jan. 19. The Pointers bit the Clippers, 55-31, dipping the Creek Girls’ record to 8-6 overall.