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Three STC wrestlers place at State Tournament

The clocks are all turned off and the mats rolled up and tucked away. The 2017 wrestling season and the State Wrestling Tournament has come to a close.At the 2017 State Wrestling Tournament there were plenty of highs and lows for the hundreds of wrestlers, coaches, families and spectators. The ...

CPU narrowly edges past South Tama

In the round two regional playoffs the STC Trojans came out of the gate with a game plan that sent the Stormin' Pointers into a tailspin. Despite some tough defense and a game that remained close through 3 quarters, CPU narrowly escaped with a 54-43 win.South Tama travelled to Center ...

Judge captures State Championship

South Tama County now has it's 12th State Champion. Junior, Isaac Judge earned the Class 2A 152-pound title on Saturday evening in front of a crowd of thousands at Wells Fargo Arena."It hasn't quite sunk in yet," Judge said. "I'm still ready for the match. I'm ready to wrestle another match. It ...

Keller qualifies for NJCAA National meet

Sports Editor Note: Blake Keller is a 2016 graduate of South Tama County High School. He was a two time State Cross Country Qualifier and is the son of Jolene Keller and the late Todd KellerNIACC freshman Blake Keller has qualified for the NJCAA national indoor meet in the 5,000-meter ...

STC Trojans celebrate boys’ senior night

On Friday, February 10 the South Tama Trojans hosted the Dyersville Beckman Trailblazers. It was the final game of the regular season. The Trojans did not win the game. But in the waning minutes of a blowout loss, something happened that got the Trojans and their crowd on their feet.South Tama ...

South Tama complete season sweep of Raiders

In the third and final meeting of the season the STC Trojans topped the Williamsburg Raiders 65-38.The Trojans hosted the Raiders for the first round of regional girls basketball on Saturday, February 11. The two teams being in the same conference meant they were familiar opponents. The series ...

Six to State is twice as nice for the Trojans

By Allison GrahamSports Editoragraham@tamatoledonews.comIt's a repeat for the South Tama Trojans who will again send 6 wrestlers on to the State Tournament.South Tama travelled south this year for the Class 2A District 5 tournament along with Albia, Bondurant-Farrar, Centerville, Central ...

Lady Warriors fall to BGM in first round of regionals

After being down by as many as 12 points a push in the fourth quarter was unfortunately too little too late for the Lady Warriors.The Meskwaki Lady Warriors hosted the BGM Bears in Round One of Regional play on Thursday, February 9.The Lady Warriors were missing their leading scorer, senior ...

South Tama sending 6 on to State Tournament

By Allison GrahamSports Editoragraham@tamatoledonews.comSix South Tama wrestlers competed at Class 2A Districts 5 on Saturday, February 11 and 6 will be going on to State.It was a thrilling day for the STC Trojan wrestlers as five juniors including Brady Fritz (126), Tanner Probasco (132), ...

Benton tops South Tama, 51-46

A spark out of STC sophomore Keith Keahna was just what the Trojans needed. It just came a little too late in the game.The Trojans hosted Benton Community on Tuesday, February 8. It was the second meeting for the two teams. South Tama defeated Benton on their home court in January with a final ...