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Author: K.J. Pilcher | January 12, 2013 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS - The pillow will feel a little softer, the bed cozier and the dreams more pleasant.They are a reward for a job well done, and Alburnett senior Grant Henderson earned it.Henderson scored three unanswered points to avenge a loss to West Delaware's Jake ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | January 3, 2013 | No comments

ALBURNETT - The Alburnett wrestling team has the firepower, so the Pirates took it upon themselves to promote it.Class 1A top-ranked Alburnett wanted to display it for fans, inviting members of the community to "Pack The Gym" for a "White Out" for one of its few ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | November 25, 2012 | No comments

Matt Wempen, 113, So., Linn-Mar, Class 3A 106-pound state champion with 48-2 record.Hunter Washburn, 113, So., Alburnett, Class 1A 106-pound state champion, going 46-0.Max Thomsen, So., Union Community, Class 2A 113-pound state champion, posting 47-1 mark.Erik Lux, 170, Sr., South Tama, Class 2A 160-pound state champion ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | February 16, 2011 | No comments

DES MOINES - Alburnett’s Colton Martin needed some extra time, but finally earned the desired outcome.Eighth-ranked Martin scored a takedown in overtime, adding back points for a 7-2 win over No. 5 Brandon Chestnut of West Monona in a first-round match at 130 pounds of ...

Author: Angie Holmes | February 5, 2011 | No comments

ALBURNETT - If Alburnett opponents were smart they would take an eraser to the whiteboard in the Pirates wrestling room.The fifth-ranked Pirates list their goals on that very board and for the second straight weekend they have achieved one of them. Alburnett followed its first ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | February 2, 2011 | No comments

Alburnett Coach Kane Thompson said he likes to challenge each incoming class to do something the previous ones haven't achieved, but his list is shrinking.The fifth-ranked Pirates continue to elevate the program to new heights, winning the school's first Tri-Rivers Conference team title and crowning ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | January 15, 2011 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS - Waverly-Shell Rock Coach Rick Caldwell wasn't trying to be arrogant or boastful, even though he had every right.The Go-Hawks have rumbled with some of the best wrestling teams in the state and country, and after those tough tests Caldwell was glad to ...

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