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Trojans ousted by Oelwein

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Turnovers in the third quarter were too much for the Trojans to recover from in the first round of playoffs Friday night. South Tama (3-5) hosted Oelwein (3-5) Friday evening for the Class 2A contest. The Trojans held the Huskies scoreless through the first quarter. In the second, third ...

Short-handed South Tama bows out to Union

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The STC Trojans volleyball team had just completed an untimely quarantine due to COVID-19 exposure the day before they were tasked with playing Class 3A No. 7 Union Community. The Knights come in as a 2019 3A State Semifinalist with some of the state’s top talent both at the front line and ...

STC, Meskwaki run conference meets

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The South Tama Trojans had a difficult day in a high-quality WaMaC conference meet Thursday at Williamsburg, finishing 11th in the girls’ standings and eighth in the boys’ standings. For the girls, Alyssa Chyma ran lower than her usual finishing spot, running 23rd with a strong ...

STC boys varsity win Monte Invite

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For the second time South Tama boys bring home first place from the Montezuma Cross Country Invitational. The boys and girls varsity travelled to Montezuma October 8 for the annual race. Temps were 73 degrees with a southeast wind of 11 mph and 27% humidity. Five complete varsity teams ...

STC volleyball paused for two weeks

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Due to contact tracing through Tama County Public Health Department and confirmed positives cases on the South Tama volleyball team the squad will have to quarantine through Oct. 17, Activities Director Anthony Jahr told the News Chronicle. This marks the first time since COVID-19 has hit ...

Mount Vernon takes control in third quarter

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South Tama (3-4) and Mount Vernon (6-1) were tied 13 all headed into halftime. Coming out of half, the Mustangs dominated the field three times. STC travelled to Cornell College for the district matchup. The teams played at Ash Park Stadium, Cornell’s college field. It also happened to ...

Meskwaki runs over Twin Cedars

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MESKWAKI SETTLEMENT — The common theme after Meskwaki’s convincing 74-12 victory over Twin Cedars Friday night? Relief. The Warriors were in need of a good performance after two losses in a row where the team turned close games into double-digit defeats. A week of practice was ...

Trojans prevail over Union in district play

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Class 3A District six was back in action Friday evening. The South Tama Trojans travelled to Union to take on the Knights. South Tama was looking to improve their 2-3 record while the Knights were looking for their first win of the season. Union began the evening on a strong note scoring ...

Trojans fall to CPU

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CP-Who? was the 2020 Homecoming theme. The Center Point-Urbana Stormin Pointers let the Trojans know just who they were to the tune of a 40-14 victory, spoiling South Tama’s Homecoming game. South Tama hosted the Stormin’ Pointers Friday, Sept. 25 for the final event of Homecoming week. ...

Warriors fall to C-M, Grant 376 yards in loss

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Looking to bring their record above .500 the Meskwaki Warriors traveled to Collins-Maxwell in Week 5. The Warriors were again supported by an outstanding effort from senior quarterback Taurice Grant who accounted for all but two of Meskwaki’s 44 points. Collins-Maxwell however was a step ...