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High School Football

Bobcat football team hoping to exploit Fort Dodge defense

With just three games left in the regular season for the Marshalltown football team, the Bobcats (1-5, 0-2) have essentially be reduced to the role of spoiler in the playoff picture, but that doesn’t mean there still isn’t room to grow and things to accomplish in 2017. MHS has a chance to ...

’Cats can’t keep up with Indianola

Winless at home in its first three attempts and with two home games left on the schedule, the Marshalltown football team entered Friday’s Class 4A Division 4 contest against Indianola with a sense of urgency and a desire to play some physical football. The first drive started off well for ...

Mustangs snap series skid

LE GRAND — A one-sided rivalry series got turned around by a handful of big plays, and for the first time since 2005 it was the Mustangs making more of them. The East Marshall football team snapped a seven-game losing streak suffered to its cross-county rival, beating West Marshall 22-18 in ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Gladbrook-Reinbeck runs win streak to 29-straight

DES MOINES — The Gladbrook-Reinbeck football team won its 29th straight game on Friday night with a 55-13 drubbing of Class A District 5 opponent Grand View Christian on the road. Quarterback Hunter Lott was 12-for-17 passing with 203 yards and two touchdowns in the game, and Walker Thede ...

Bobcats host Indianola, look for first home win

Marshalltown football has had an extra pep in its step at practice this week, both due to the beautiful fall weather they’ve experienced and to the fact that, though they didn’t come away victorious last week against Newton on Homecoming, the Bobcats played arguably their best game of the ...

PREP FOOTBALL: AGWSR triumphs on late field goal

ACKLEY — Luca Fiebach’s 24-yard field goal with 6.6 seconds left capped the AGWSR football team’s comeback from a 15-point deficit for a 45-44 win over Turkey Valley in Friday’s 8-Man District 2 Homecoming thriller. The Cougars (3-2, 1-1) trailed 44-29 before Alex Stahl returned a ...