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Oct. 14 • 10 years ago in 2008 Marshalltown Community College volleyball christened its new home, MCC Student Activities Center, with a rout of Iowa Central of 25-21, 25-1 and 25-23 as Freshman Librero Emily Smid was 12-for-12 with four aces and a team high 25 digs. • 25 years ago in ...

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Oct. 7 • 10 years ago in 2008 Marshalltown High School girls’ cross country squad was crowned the champs at the Norwalk Invitational as Lydia Martin was the individual champion and Emily Hunt came in third. • 25 years ago in 1993 West Marshall homecoming candidates were: Christy ...

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Sept. 30 • 10 years ago in 2008 The BCLUW boys cross country team won its second straight title at the Nevada Invitational as Dane McDonald finished second in a time of 16:42; Sam Goodman, third and Tyler Sunkle finished seventh. • 25 years ago in 1993 The GMG girls volleyball team ...

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Sept. 23 • 10 years ago in 2008 North Tama cross country star Sara Stoakes has gone four-for-four since the being of the season as she finished first at the BGM Invitational in a time of 15:40 • 25 years ago in 1993 The GMG Wolverine volleyball squad swept Hubbard-Radcliffe 15-7, ...

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Sept. 16 • 10 years ago in 2008 Three runners finishing in the top five led Class 1A No. 4 ranked BCLUW to a first place finish in the nine-team field at the Ballard Invitational as Dane McDonald won in a time of 16 minutes, 43 seconds. • 25 years ago in 1993 BCLUW volleyball squad ...

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Sept. 9 • 10 years ago in 2008 West Marshall volleyball players Jordan Weitzell had six aces serves and teammate Kylie Davis finished with four kills in the 25-18, 25-15 victory over Madrid. • 25 years ago in 1993 The GMG Wolverine volleyball squad topped Hudson 15-8, 15-0 and 15-6 ...

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Sept. 2 • 10 years ago in 2008 Gladbrook-Reinbeck opened its volleyball season with a clean sweep of GMG: 25-10, 25-14 and 25-6 as G-R senior Rose Koester had seven kills and five aces on 19-for-21 serves. • 25 years ago in 1993 The West Marshall four-game volleyball victory over ...

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Aug. 26 • 10 years ago in 2008 Jacob Butler, Marshalltown High School golfer, tied with two others for the best score at the Mark Mann Invitational with a 73 while Jamie Bjorkman and John Ryan both shot a 74 and Jordan Alley finished with a 76 to smoke the field with a 297 total for the ...

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Aug. 19 • 10 years ago in 2008 Bobcat senior Jacob Butler carded four birdies and one bogey on his way to medalist honors in the 311-340 rout of Fort Dodge. • 25 years ago in 1993 Jennifer Kakac,12, of Garwin, had award-winning Honey Wheat Waffers at the Tama County Fair as well as ...

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Aug. 12 • 10 years ago in 2008 Devon Pyle, of State Center, cruised past Connor Aten, of Galesburg, Ill., 101-90 to win the boys 9 and under championship at the 2008 Iowa PGA Drive, Chip and Putt finals. • 25 years ago in 1993 Twin sons were born to David and Lisa Gruver at 8:33 ...

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July 29 • 10 years ago in 2008 The Bobcats were represented on the all-state teams by Tyler Peschong and Zach Thompson, both second team; Gladbrook-Reinbeck had Scott Benson on first team and Jake Petersen, on third and BCLUW placed Nick Hutchens on first team. • 25 years ago in ...

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July 15 • 10 years ago in 2008 Olivia Macy with her little lamb in costume was the Best of Show winner in the Central Iowa Fair pet show. • 25 years ago in 1993 No.13 ranked East Marshall used an eight run third inning to propel them to a 11-1 victory over Gladbrook-Reinbeck as ...

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July 8 • 10 years ago in 2008 Alison Dolphin, Amanda Nuese and Chelsea Reinberg were named to the Dean’s List at St. Ambrose University. • 25 years ago in 1993 A Nikki Tollefson shutout and 12-hit attack led the West Marshall girls to an easy 10-0 victory over South Hamilton as ...

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July 1 • 10 years ago in 2008 GMG Wolverines closed out the regular season with a 12-2 win over Tripoli highlighted by Cory Bacon’s bases-clearing triple, her third three-case hit of the evening. • 25 years ago in 1993 The GMG girls complemented a steady downpour of rain with an ...

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June 24 • 10 years ago in 2008 Nicole Fisher led the No. 2 BCLUW to its NICL West Division 5-0 win over Gladbrook-Reinbeck as the sophomore had four of the five RBIs, a two-run home run in the first, a double in the third inning and a single home run in the sixth. • 25 years ago in ...

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June 17 • 10 years ago in 2008 East Marshall bats did the talking in the 12-5 victory over Dike-New Hartford as they registered 11 hits with Alyssa Whitmore, Kaci Hoskey and Vanessa Clemens each recording two hits. • 25 years ago in 1993 East Marshall pitcher Eric Stevens pitched ...

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June 10 • 10 years ago in 2008 West Marshall baseball team reeled in its fifth in a row as they shut out North Polk 3-0 as Sam Buck sparked the offense with a home run in the first inning. • 25 years ago in 1993 The West Marshall baseball pitcher Brian Smith struck out 13 batters on ...

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June 3 • 10 years ago in 2008 The Marshalltown High School girls soccer team defeated Cedar Falls 2-1 and earned their first state soccer tournament berth off of two goals by Lissa Duff only 64 seconds apart. • 25 years ago in 1993 Nitashi Sarswat, a 13-year-old seventh grader at ...

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May 27 • 10 years ago in 2008 Farmers Savings Bank of Beaman, Albion, Green Mountain and Marshalltown announced Kimberly Preston, of Marshalltown High School, and Kwasi Brooks, of East Marshall, as the recipients of $500 scholarships. • 25 years ago in 1993 Julie Faas and Katie Poling ...

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May 20 • 10 years ago in 2008 In a tie for second place after four golfers scores were tallied, Makyla Steddom’s 92 broke the tie in Marshalltown High School’s favor and secured a spot at the state girls golf meet. • 25 years ago in 1993 MHS senior Chanda Klosterman was the ...