Jake Ryder

11/16/2018 - 5:00pm

CEDAR FALLS – As the final seconds ticked away on Dike-New Hartford football's season, the Wolverines could hold their heads high, even in defeat.

 

There were certainly tears and stoic faces on Dike-New Hartford's sideline after the Wolverines' quest for a Class 1A title came up short in a 52-38 loss to West Sioux in the championship game.

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11/16/2018 - 9:25am
Friday's Class 1A championship Dike-New Hartford (12-0) vs. West Sioux (11-1)   When: 11 a.m.   Where: UNI-Dome, Cedar Falls   History: West Sioux won its first state title in school history last season in Class A with a 35-14 victory over Hudson. This is the 12th playoff appearance all-time for the Falcons. Dike-New Hartford is...
11/13/2018 - 4:10pm
CEDAR RAPIDS – The Gladbrook-Reinbeck volleyball team got to U.S. Cellular Center plenty early for Wednesday's state quarterfinal.   G-R head coach Paula Kelley knew it'd be important for her team to understand the atmosphere before they took on three-time defending champion Janesville.   Even then, Kelley would've...
11/13/2018 - 4:07pm
CEDAR RAPIDS – Dike-New Hartford brought a lot of history into a 12th-consecutive appearance at the U.S. Cellular Center last Wednesday.   The Wolverines' quarterfinal opponent, the Knights of Unity Christian, were no stranger to the state tournament themselves, making a fifth-consecutive appearance at the tournament and the 20th...
11/13/2018 - 4:00pm
CEDAR FALLS – The first thing Don Betts had his Dike-New Hartford football team do when they got to the UNI-Dome was look up, to soak in the experience that few from Dike-New Hartford's last Dome-qualifying team in 2016 had been able to feel.   Then, it was time for the D-NH head coach to get his team to focus.   "It's...
11/06/2018 - 12:36pm
DIKE – The Dike-New Hartford volleyball team persevered through the difficult early-season practices.   The Wolverines graduated five talented seniors, including the team's setter and libero, from 2017's 50-win team that won the sixth state title in the last seven seasons for D-NH.   D-NH still had no shortage of talent,...
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