Category Archives: Sports

Fun under the sun at track and field day

Above, Jaxson Merten, Dalton Winegar, Bentlee Vos, and Jackson Van Wyk take off in the boys' fourth-grade 100m dash on track and field day, Apr. 30.  Lynnville-Sully students in grades K-6 enjoyed an afternoon of friendly competition at the annual elementary track and field day on Friday, Apr. 30. Sunny skies and pleasant temperatures outweighed the...
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Tough competition propels Hawks forward

Gage Elscott anchors the weightman's 4x100 race at the Eddyville Rocket Relays.  Rocket Relays ­– Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont The Hawks were back on familiar territory at the Eddyville Rocket Relays on Tuesday, Apr. 27. Just five days prior, Lynnville-Sully filled a vacant week with the Ike Ryan Relays at Eddyville where they set several season-best performances. On Tuesday, weather...
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Hawks battle big schools to take third place at West Marshall

Carsyn McFarland, second from left in lane six, and Aliya James, far right in lane three, take off from the blocks at the start of the 200m dash. They placed fourth and 12th, respectively.  By Elizabeth Squires Last Thursday, Apr. 29, the L-S girls track team traveled to State Center to compete at the West Marshall track...
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Veenstra earns gold, silver

Blake Veenstra, on the right, stands near his college throwing coach, Jordan Williams.  Blake Veenstra, a freshman thrower on the Hawkeye Community College’s track and field team, competed at the NJCAA Region XI Outdoor Championships on Saturday, May 1, in Council Bluffs. Veenstra had a successful day, earning gold in the shot put and silver in both...
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L-S golfers notch season-best performances

Keota The Lynnville-Sully boys golf team dueled Keota on Apr. 29 played at Lagos Acres Golf Course in Keota. It was a windy night, one of the worst of the season, making the challenge against the Eagles even more difficult. The Hawks scored 199 points as a team, but came up short to the Eagles, who...
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Girls win BGM Classic

BGM Classic Relays The L-S girls track team celebrating its team win at the BGM Classic Relays on Apr. 23 are: Front row, Dylann Huyser, Lily Zylstra; middle, Aliya James, Reagan McFarland, Carsyn McFarland, Cally Gibbs, Cayler Noun Harder, Megan Van Zante, Jaden Brand, Meleisha Vos, Caitlin Alberts; back, coach Jill Schuring, Morgan Jones, Kinsley Tice, Korinne Jansen,...
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Hawks reign as meet champs at EBF

By Zach Morningstar Ike Ryan Relays ­– Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont On Thursday, Apr. 22, the L-S boys picked up a meet at Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont in what would have otherwise been a week free of competition given the canceled BGM meet due to weather. The Hawks were focused and ready to compete at Eddyville. They edged out SICL rival North Mahaska...
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