Category Archives: Sports

Girls Track Preview: Six state qualifiers lead girls team

A bigger team this year – with nearly half the members being freshmen – will represent the Lynnville-Sully girls track team this season. Last year’s “baker’s dozen” increased to 22 girls out for track this year, including 10 freshmen. The Hawks – aside from those out for basketball – started practice on Feb. 17. Once the...
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Granddaughters of locals on national champ cheer team

Sydney (13) and Shandra (11) Truong, daughters of Melissa Truong of Des Moines and granddaughters of Randy and Patricia Taylor of Reasnor, had a successful weekend with the Dynasty Cheer and Tumbling team out of Des Moines at a two-day cheer competition in the Wisconsin Dells. The Dynasty team members were named national champs in their...
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Four Hawk boys earn conference honors

Four Lynnville-Sully boys basketball players have earned South Iowa Cedar League honors for the 2013-14 season. Senior TJ Cunningham was named to the First Team, senior Darin Hofer was selected for the Second Team, and honorable mentions went to sophomore Kyle Van Dyke and junior Ben Trettin. Cunningham was also selected to the All-Substate team...
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Team Co-Line/Goalsetter opens season with runner-up at NHRA Gatornationals

In the first race of Team Co-Line/Goalsetter's 2014 schedule, the crew proved they hadn't been sitting idle through the off-season. Dale “Rail” Brand and crew traveled to Gainesville, FL, Mar. 14-16 and brought home a runner-up finish in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, the 45th Annual Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals. Prior to Gainesville,...
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Lynnville-Sully Men’s Community Basketball Game

Lynnville-Sully alums spanning graduation years from 1983-2013 took to the court for the annual L-S Men’s Community Basketball Game on Saturday, Mar. 8. A total of 30 alums still bleeding blue and gold played in two basketball games, one for the older players and one for the younger players.
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Once a Hawk, always a Hawk

In high school, Kyle Terlouw was a Hawk. This fall, the 2012 Lynnville-Sully alum will be a Hawkeye, playing football as a preferred walk-on for the University of Iowa. Terlouw, currently a sophomore at Iowa Central Community College, is the son of Doug and Lori Terlouw of Sully. He has been a defensive tackle the past...
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Cadets hold annual car derby

Thirty local children competed in the areas of design and speed in the annual Cadets pinewood derby on Monday, Mar. 3. Each racer transformed a block of wood, two dowels, four screws, and four wheels into race cars. At the derby, trophies were awarded to those with the fastest cars and best-looking cars. The derby...
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