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Samantha Tindall tries to stay in contact with the runners in front of her in last Thursday’s TIC cross-country meet at NIACC. Tindall showed a lot of guts out on the course and finished with a time of 29:11.
Northwood-Kensett’s Lindsey Davidson took home her third Top of Iowa Conference second place medal in last Thursday’s event held in Mason City among the corn and bean fields at NIACC. Davidson ran the course in 20:38, about 16 seconds faster than her sophomore year but 13 seconds slower than last...
It happens every year to the Northwood-Kensett volleyball team. Just as they start to play well and come together as a team, the Lady Vikings hit a stretch in their schedule that has them playing one match a week, for weeks on end, resulting in just a handful of matches over the final month of play, all this while other area teams are playing the full complement of matches allowed by the state. Just take a look at the records of teams that advance come tournament time, all have played more matches than N-K.
It happens every year to the Northwood-Kensett volleyball team. Just as they start to play well and come together as a team, the Lady Vikings hit a stretch in their schedule that has them playing one match a week, for weeks on end, resulting in just a handful of matches over the final month of play...
N-K’s Carter Severson earns his team excellent field position with this 40-yard return in last Friday night’s 41-19 win over Janesville. Severson has returned 11 kicks this season for 197 yards, an average of 17.9 per return.
The Northwood-Kensett football team traveled to Janesville last Friday night still solidly in the playoff hunt and although it would need some help, also still in the district title picture. The Vikings were coming off one of the worst losses in the 31- year career of headcoach Dave Capitani,...
The Vikings Kael Julseth lays a picture -perfect shoulder tackle on Don Bosco’s Cael Frost in last Friday night’s 56-6 loss to the Dons. Frost and the Dons scorched the Vikings defense for 429 yards and seven touchdown’s on the ground.
By Mike Simmons Sports Editor Last season the Northwood-Kensett football team traveled to Gilbertsville to face the No. 1 ranked Dons on their home turf and came away with a historic 18-0 win, the first time Don Bosco had been shut out in 8-man football, ever. The team up to that point had not...
N-K’s Natalie Cordle gets triple teamed at the net in last Tuesday’s 3-1 loss to the Saints. Despite all the attention Cordle received from the Saints defense the talented hitter still managed five kills while going 15-15 at the service line.
Despite the struggles this season and the loss of six matches in the last seven played, the Northwood-Kensett volleyball team, staring a dismal end to it season in the face, pulled itself together and played perhaps its best match of the season in the 3-1 loss to Saint Ansgar last Tuesday night in...
N-K’s Nathan Hanneman runs just behind the leaders in last Monday’s XC meet in Garner. Hanneman placed 13th in Garner with a time of 19:31, one of two Vikings to break the 20-minute barrier. (Drake Tiedemann was the other)
The numbers are turning up exactly the way you would want them for the Northwood-Kensett cross country teams this late in the season. Everyone is improving. In last Monday afternoon’s meet in Garner, the Vikings' Lindsey Davidson continued to be one of the runners to beat in northern Iowa when she...
Although she hadn’t finished any farther back than third place at any meet yet this season, up until the Osage meet two weeks ago Northwood-Kensett long distance runner Lindsey Davidson hadn’t taken home a coveted first place medal. But with that win in Osage the floodgates to Davidson’s success...
Lady Viking Hallie Varner delivers a serve in last Tuesday night’s 3-0 (13-25, 6-25, 19-25) loss at Central Springs. Varner has missed on just three serves all year, going 56-59 with a team leading .949 serving percentage.
So far this season the Top of Iowa Conference East has not been kind to the Lady Vikings of Northwood-Kensett, who dropped to 2-4 in conference play with their 3-0 (13-25, 6-25, 19-25) loss last Tuesday night in Manly to Central Springs. N-K hung close to the Panthers to begin the first set,...
Halfback Brandon Varner stiff arms a Riceville opponent on his way to positive yardage in last Friday’s 41-30 Homecoming win. Varner rushed for a team high 96 yards and three touchdowns and leads the team with 11 rushing touchdowns on the year.
The Northwood-Kensett football team's 41-30 Homecoming win over Riceville last Friday night sets the table for the game everyone has been anticipating since last season when the Vikings traveled to Gilbertsville and knocked off the no. 1 team in the land, Don Bosco, 18-0, handing the Dons the only...

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