Category Archives: Sports

L-S boys basketball coach hits trick shot from behind garage

A trick shot by L-S boys bas-ketball coach Nick Hart-hoorn (shown in inset) swishes through the net of the basketball system at his parents’ house in Sully. Harthoorn shot the ball while positioned behind his parents’ garage (indicated with arrow).

Last week in the Hometown Press, we featured a trick shot...

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Arkema’s trick shot makes TV

                A combination of creative minds and extra time at home due to COVID-19 has people across the nation attempting trick shot challenges. The goal? Getting a ball or other item to land in a hole, like a basketball hoop, laundry basket, golf course hole, etc.

                After seeing plenty of trick shots on...

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Noun Harder signs with Luther College for baseball

                With the summer baseball season currently suspended, ball players across the state are wondering when and if they will get a chance to play again. For Lynnville-Sully senior Bray Noun Harder, though, regardless of what happens this summer, he knows he will get to take the field again after signing on with the Luther College baseball...

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Hy-Vee KidsFit at Home keeps kids moving during COVID-19

                As COVID-19 continues to limit and affect daily lives, Hy-Vee KidsFit is helping people stay healthy and happy with some fun at-home exercises and games that can be enjoyed with the whole family.

                Hy-Vee KidsFit at Home was launched during the COVID-19 crisis to provide 15-20 minutes of movement and education for...

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Fitness center challenges all ages to move 2-3 minutes every hour

As the social and physical restrictions increase this week due to COVID-19, it’s important for people of all ages and abilities to move daily. Take advantage of the nice days with walks around the neighborhood, or dust off that bike in the garage and go for a spin, enjoying the spring air. If...

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Spring sports athletes encouraged to (creatively) stay active

                April is typically the time of year when track and golf teams are really getting into their seasons with plenty of opportunities to face area competition. That’s not the case this year, however, due to the COVID-19 outbreak and social distancing guidelines in place.

                All IHSAA and IGHSAU sports are now in a...

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Basketball banquets celebrate highlights from 2019-20 season

Above: L-S girls basketball team members at the girls’ banquet on Mar. 12 are, from left, front: Ellyse Merten, Reagan McFarland, Korinne Jansen, Janelle Rozendaal, Brittney Hansen, Caitlin Alberts; back: Assistant coach Jeff Corbett, Meleisha Vos, Natalie Nikkel, Haylei Routier, Cally Gibbs, Krystal Van Dyke, Mallory Loftus, and head coach Jerry Hulsing.

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