Jefferson running back Ish Kalalero started the season off with a bang rushing for 251 yards and 2 touchdowns in the 33-24 win over Muscatine, snapping a Jefferson 26 game losing streak, and bringing some glory back to the West side
Dyersville Beckman junior Luke Sigwarth was put in a pressure-packed spot in the 2A state championship game against Underwood. He had only pitched five innings all year, but coach handed him the ball in the title game.
Junior men’s freestyle world champion Ben Kueter is chasing his fourth straight state wrestling title and still playing football on the side. The City High senior who will do both at Iowa, just trained and played against the best high school football players in the country at the Under Armour All-American football game.
Jayden Stafford was born with Spina Bifida, but that doesn’t stop him from playing the game he loves. Jayden. a freshman at Mid-Prairie, spends a lot of time in the Wellman middle school gym perfecting his shot.