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Atlantic Boys High School Soccer on KJAN Saturday

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May 5th, 2012 by Doug Evans

The Atlantic boys soccer team will have a game this afternoon on KJAN.  The Trojans will host Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln at 12:30 this afternoon.  Pregrame coverage on KJAN and KJAN.com gets underway at about 12:20.

Atlantic checks in with a 1-2 record in the Hawkeye 10 and a 6-5 overall record.  The Trojans lost to St. Albert 2-1 in their previous game last Saturday.

Group of Iowans has another horse in Kentucky Derby

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May 5th, 2012 by Doug Evans

For the second time in three years, a group of mostly Iowans has put a horse in the Kentucky Derby. The 138th running of the race is set for 5:24 p.m. (CST) Saturday at Churchill Downs. Des Moines lawyer Jerry Crawford is primary owner of Donegal Racing. He says it’s “remarkable” to have another horse in the sports premier race.

“We feel some confidence in the system we’ve been using to get horses in the Triple Crown series,” Crawford said. “We know we’re fortunate, but we’ve worked hard at it as well.” In 2010, the Donegal owned horse Paddy O’Prado (finished third in the Kentucky Derby. This year, the group has a three-year-old colt named Dullahan in the 20-horse field. Dullahan drew the number five post. That has Crawford confident his horse can contend for crowd. He notes, over the past 20 years, more Kentucky Derby winners have come from the five or eight post than any other position.

“Secondly, we us in the five hole, there are a lot of speed horses right next to us and in the inside 10 horses. We’re not a speed horse, we’re a closer,” Crawford said. “Those horses will clear on out ahead of us and be forwardly placed in the race. It gives us more room to run and it should provide for a less congested run down the stretch the first time.” The Donegal Racing group consists of 21 owners.

“But, if you were down here, you’d be convinced we have hundreds of owners,” Crawford said. “There are hundreds of people wearing Dullahan buttons and hats. I’m pretty sure by post time we’ll have 500 Iowans on the premise and if Dullahan can get smiled on by the gods and get to the finish line, you’ll see what I’m talking about in the celebration.” Dullahan’s jockey is Kent Desormeaux, who also rode Paddy O’Prado two years ago.

Cardinals Fall to Astros 5-4

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May 5th, 2012 by Doug Evans

HOUSTON (AP) – Jose Altuve put the Houston Astros on top with a three-run homer in the second inning and they held on for a 5-4 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night.

The win is the fourth straight for the Astros and the second consecutive loss for the National League Central-leading Cardinals.

The game was tied at 2-2 before Altuve’s shot, which a fan in the top row of the Crawford Boxes in left field caught, to give Houston a 5-2 lead.

It was another good night for Altuve, who is among the top batters in the NL with a .360 average this season. 

Houston starter Lucas Harrell (2-2) gave up seven hits and four runs in 5 1-3 innings. Closer Brett Myers allowed one hit in a scoreless ninth for his seventh save after three other relievers combined to pitch 2 2-3 scoreless innings.

Red Oak Tigers Relays Results

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May 4th, 2012 by Jim Field

Team Scores:

  1. Glenwood  153
  2. Fremont-Mills  81
  3. Creston  80
  4. Shenandoah  59
  5. A-H-S-T  52
  6. Clarinda  47
  7. Tri-Center  39
  8. Riverside  22
  9. Red Oak  17
  10. Atlantic JV  3

Event Winners:

  • 100:  Ben Jacobsen (AHST)
  • 200:  Collin Bevins (Cr)
  • 400:  Alan Smith (Cr)
  • 800:  Jay Wolfe (Cr)
  • 110 Hurdles:  Jared Stansbury (Cl)
  • 1600:  Cade Cleaveland (R)
  • 3200:  Sean Skillern (S)
  • 400 Hurdles:  Derek Jones (G)
  • Discus:  AJ Scarborough (F-M)
  • High Jump:  Noah Bix (Cl)
  • Long Jump:  Clayton Wilson (F-M)
  • Shot Put Clayton Giesting (G)
  • 4 x 100:  A-H-S-T
  • 4 x 200:  Glenwood
  • 4 x 400:  Glenwood
  • 4 x 800:  Glenwood
  • Shuttle Hurdle:  Glenwood
  • Distance Medley:  Glenwood

Corning Red Raider Relays Results

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May 4th, 2012 by Jim Field

Team Scores:

  1. East Mills  99
  2. Griswold  94
  3. I-35  55
  4. Stanton  48
  5. Central Decatur  46
  6. CAM  42
  7. Nishnabotna  36
  8. Sidney  34
  9. Bedford  22
  10. East Union  22
  11. Essex  21

Event Winners:

  • 100:  Nick Pittmon (EM)
  • 200:  Nick Pittmon (EM)
  • 400:  Jacob Tristan (N)
  • 800:  Casey Cruickshank (S)
  • 110 Hurdles:  Trevor McKee (CAM)
  • 1600:  Andrew Thompson (N)
  • 3200:  Andrew Thompson (N)
  • 400 Hurdles:  Andrew Morris (I-35)
  • Discus:  Devan Amdor (CAM))
  • High Jump:  Zak Doty (G)
  • 4 x 100:  Bedford
  • 4 x 200:  East Mills
  • 4 x 400:  CAM
  • 4 x 800:  Griswold
  • Shuttle Hurdle:  Central Decatur
  • Distance Medley:  Griswold

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Thursday Tennis Results

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May 4th, 2012 by Jim Field

Boys:

  • Clarinda 8, Audubon 1
  • Kuemper Catholic 7, Denison 2

Girls:

  • Denison 9, Kuemper Catholic 0
  • Leiws Central 7, Shenandoah 2

Thursday Golf Results

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May 4th, 2012 by Jim Field

Boys:

  • Shenandoah 164, Sidney 202  Medalist: Jackson Baker (S) 37, Runner-up: Drew Bayless (S) 40
  • Clarinda 164, Bedford 211 Medalist: Kramer Samuelson (C) 36, Runner-up: Dakin Wilcoxen (C) 41

Thursday Soccer Results

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May 4th, 2012 by Jim Field

Girls:

  • Nodaway Valley/WCV/A-C 4, Atlantic 0 (Maren McNees with 19 saves and Amy Loverin with 7 steals.  Emily Mitchell, ReAnn Capel & Ali Hosfelt combined defensively for 15 interceptions)
  • Denison 4, Creston 0

Boys:

  • Denison 2, Creston 1

Denison Monarch CoEd Relays Results

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May 4th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

Girls Team Scores:

  1. Harlan  195
  2. Atlantic  108
  3. Denison  104.5
  4. Carroll  88
  5. Lewis Central  30
  6. Kuemper Catholic  30
  7. St. Albert  29.5

For the Trojanns:

  • Melanie Nielsen won the 200 with a career best time of 26.37. Ali Krogman won the 3000,  Samantha Petersen took first in the 800.
  • Second place finishes went to Savannah Sorensen in the 3000, the 4×800 relay team (Alex Hartwig, Liz Siggins, Justice Parker and Ali Siggins).
  • The Trojann’s took third-place in four relays. Melanie Nielsen took 3rd in 100, and Taylor Berry was 3rd in the 400.

Boys Team Scores:

  1. Harlan  127
  2. Carroll  106
  3. St. Albert  101
  4. Atlantic  80
  5. Lewis Central  73
  6. Denison  37