Glenwood City Schools

Toppers fall victim to Vikings

COLFAX — The Glenwood City boy’s basketball team dug themselves a big hole that proved too hard to get out of as they fell behind 16-0 before dropping a conference game 67-34 at Colfax Dec. 20.

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Hilltopper wrestlers finish on top at home quad

By Kelsie Hoitomt GLENWOOD CITY — The Glenwood City wrestling team hosted a quad last Tuesday with Baldwin-Woodville, Turtle Lake/Clayton and Unity high schools and finished 3-0. Their first victory was against TL/C who they beat 53-34. The first three matches were forfeits, one for the Toppers at 285 and two for TL/C at 106…

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GC resident Matthew Schouten admitted to Concordia University

ST. PAUL, MN — Matthew Schouten, a resident of Glenwood City, Wis., and a student at Glenwood City High School has been admitted to Concordia University, St. Paul for the fall 2013 semester. Schouten was awarded the Presidents scholarship. Concordia is committed to providing an outstanding value investment at an affordable cost to all students.

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Toppers shut down the Devils at home

By Kelsie Hoitomt GLENWOOD CITY – The Lady Hilltoppers had one game this past week on Thursday evening against the Plum City Blue Devils who they beat 49-40. The Toppers played their best game in the first quarter, scoring 18 points and holding the Blue Devils to just five points.

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No new money for Glenwood City school district next year

By Kelsie Hoitomt GLENWOOD CITY — The Board of Education held their meeting on Wednesday, December 12 where Superintendent Tim Emholtz presented updates on the budget. Emholtz said that the 2012-2013 budget is right on track and where it needs to be, but the 2013-2014 budget looks to be unbalanced.

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Last second foul wins the game for the Hilltoppers

By Kelsie Hoitomt GLENWOOD CITY — The Glenwood City boys’ basketball team played quite the nail-biter last Tuesday night against Plum City as they squeaked out a 55-54 victory. The game looked to be going into overtime with the score knotted at 51’s with a minute of play left. Plum City would however score a…

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Glenwood City grapplers have successful dual in Luck

By Kelsie Hoitomt LUCK — The Glenwood City wrestling team hit the road last Tuesday for a dual meet in Luck against Luck/Grantsburg/Frederic. As a team, the Toppers wrestled well and their conditioning appears to be paying off as they outscored L/G/F 42-22. According to coach Shane Strong, several of the L/G/F wrestlers currently have…

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Glenwood City educators complete National Science Standards coursework

Five teachers from the Glenwood City School District have completed two courses which support the National Science Education Standards. Joanie Branigan, Kathy Heim, Sandy Utphall, Nicole Brite and Ann Goodrich participated in DataStreme Atmosphere during the Fall semester of 2011.  Additionally, the same group completed DataStreme Ocean during the Fall semester of 2012.

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