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N-K senior Jason Hanson draws a foul from a Newman defender last Friday night in Northwood. Hanson leads the Vikings this season with 13.6 points and 7.9 rebounds.
The Northwood-Kensett boys basketball team suffered through a rough week last week, losing all three games played to its Top of Iowa Conference East foes. In last Monday night’s game against the Huskies, N-K shot 40.9 percent from the field, hitting 18-44, but still came up just short in the 59-52...
N-K’s 182 pounder Tyler Mills works the leg of Newman’s Jaxon Sellon in last Saturday’s TIC meet in Saint Ansgar. Mills placed third with a 4-1 record on the day, winning his third-place match in 7-0 decision.
The Northwood-Kensett wrestling team wrapped up the dual season last Tuesday with a triangular, hosting North Union and Garner-Hayfield-Ventura, losing to both in matches that came down to just one match. In the first dual of the night the Vikings used wins by Trent Tiedemann, Josiah Kliment,...
Lady Viking Morgan Wallin slips past Newman defenders for two points in last Friday’s loss to the Knights. Wallin scored just these two points on this night but coming off the bench on most nights this season the talented sophomore is averaging 4.1 points per game.
After suffering a three-point loss earlier in the season at Nashua-Plainfield, the Lady Vikings of Northwood-Kensett were anxious to get a crack at the Huskies on their home turf, and boy, did they take advantage of the opportunity. Playing in front of their home fans, the Lady Vikings last Monday...
N-K freshman Trent Tiedemann works the arm of Newman’s Gage Petersen in last Thursday night’s CS quad. Tiedemann won by fall and went 2-1 on the night, losing his only match to the Panthers’ Clayton McDonough, who is 40-0 this season.
To say there was a lot going on in the wrestling community last week is a bit of an understatement, at Northwood-Kensett alone, the Vikings went 1-3 at the Central Springs quad, beating Rockford 60-18 while falling to the Panthers 48-24 and narrowly losing to Newman 39-36. That was last Thursday,...
N-K senior Carly Hengesteg goes up for a shot and draws a foul in last Friday night’s 55-26 TIC East win over RRMR. Hengesteg scored six points on the night, four of them coming at the charity stripe where she was a perfect 4-4.
The Northwood-Kensett girls basketball team is slowly clawing its way out of the lower reaches of the Top of Iowa Conference East, improving to 4-6 in the conference after a big win over Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock. The Lady Vikings started last week on the road at West Fork, a team they haven’t...
Viking Carter Anderson splashes a 3-pointer in last Friday night’s 55-42 TIC East win over RRMR. Anderson scored six points on the night and is now averaging 6.7 points per game, fourth best on the team.
The Northwood-Kensett boys basketball team managed to keep themselves out of the basement of the Top of Iowa Conference East with a win last week over Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock, keeping them just two games better than last place Saint Ansgar. The Vikings, who traveled to Sheffield last Tuesday...
N-K’s Aden Bice looks to his coaches for some instruction during his match last Thursday at Forest City. Bice went 1-2 on the night and is now 17-19 on the year.
The Northwood-Kensett wrestling team improved to 8-14 on the year after picking up two wins last Thursday night in Forest City. The Vikings lost their opening match to the Indians 54-28 and then posted wins over Garner-Hayfield/Ventura 41-36 and Saint Ansgar 39-36. In the three duals, every N-K...
Lady Viking Chloe Costello gets past the North Buter defenders for an easy basket last Tuesday night in Greene. Costello scored nine points and is now second on the team at 5.5 points per game.
After badly beating North Butler earlier in the year, holding it to just 11 points, the Lady Vikings of Northwood-Kensett knew that when they traveled to Greene last Tuesday night for the rematch, that they would be playing a totally different Bearcats team, and indeed they did. In just one...
The Vikings Jason Hanson scores in the lane last Tuesday night in Greene. Hanson scored seven points on 2-14 shooting from the field in the 67-34 TIC East loss.
Just when it looked like the Vikings may have turned the corner, winning three games in a row, they traveled to Greene last Tuesday night and the young and inexperienced team showed up once again, losing to the Bearcats by 33 points, 67-34. The Vikings, 2-6 in the Top of Iowa Conference East and 3...
Freshman sensation Colby Eskildsen makes scoring look easy with two points in the lane last Monday night in Northwood. Eskildsen, who is second on the team with 12.3 points per game, got into foul trouble against the Wildcats, picking up his fourth foul with 4:50 remaining in the third quarter.
After picking up its first win of the season right before the Christmas break, beating Central Springs, the Northwood-Kensett boys basketball team continued its winning ways in the new year, beating Riceville and Saint Ansgar before ending the week with a loss to Osage. Looking to pick up right...

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