Glenwood City Sports

Cardinals peck away at Lady Toppers

By Missy Klatt GLENWOOD CITY — The Spring Valley Cardinals came to town last Tuesday, January 14th looking for their first conference win and unfortunately, they found it at the hands of the Lady Hilltoppers’ basketball team in a close contest that found the Toppers losing 39-44. The Cardinals along with the Toppers and the…

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Toppers gnawed on by Wolves

By Missy Klatt Sports Correspondent GLENWOOD CITY —  Glenwood City boys’ basketball head coach Tristan Kittilson continues to try different starting lineups while looking for that first win. Unfortunately, that combination has yet to be found as the Hilltoppers lost another game, this time to the Wolves of Elmwood/Plum City on Thursday, January 16th. The…

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Topper wrestlers nip Mondovi Buffaloes

MONDOVI — The Buffaloes may have won the battle but the Hilltoppers won the war when the two teams met on the wrestling mat at Mondovi High School last Thursday evening. While Mondovi claimed victories in four of the five contested matches including three via pin falls, Glenwood City was awarded five forfeits and got…

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Hilltopper boys sunk by Vikings; trampled by Mounders

By Missy Klatt Sports Correspondent The Hilltopper boys’ basketball team has yet to win a game this season. This past week, Glenwood City dropped two more games as it lost a pair of conference road match ups. First, to the Colfax Vikings on Tuesday, January 7 and then to the Mounders of Elk Mound on…

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Lady Toppers lose to Independence and EPC

By Missy Klatt Sports Correspondent With players out with injuries and other issues, it was a rough week for the Lady Hilltoppers as they lost both of their most recent basketball outings. Last week’s first loss was in a non-conference game when they hosted the Indees from Independence on Tuesday, January 7. The second loss…

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Osseo-Fairchild keeps Topper boys winless on the season

By Missy Klatt Sports Correspondent GLENWOOD CITY — The first game back from break still wasn’t the one for the Hilltopper boys’ basketball team as it is still in search of its first win this season. Glenwood City played host to the Thunder from Osseo-Fairchild this past Friday evening, January 3 in what head coach…

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Topper wrestlers miss final day of Northern Badger but still place well

When ice-covered roads proved to be too treacherous to travel early Saturday morning December 28, Glenwood City coaches and wrestlers erred on the side of safety and decided to forgo the second and final day of competition at the 2019 Northern Badger Wrestling Classic. Despite missing that final day of wrestling, Glenwood City had four…

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Hilltopper boys bitten by Panthers

By Missy Klatt Sports Correspondent GLENWOOD CITY — Christmas break means basketball in Glenwood City. The Hilltoppers boys’ team played on Friday night, December, 27th as part of a double header. Unfortunately, like the girls team before them, they came out on the losing end as they lost to the Ellsworth Panthers, 49-69. In the…

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Lady Toppers fall to Osceola Chieftains

By Missy Klatt Sports Correspondent GLENWOOD CITY — The holiday game for the Lady Hilltoppers’ basketball team wasn’t much of a holiday as they lost to the Osceola Chieftains, 26-44, in a non-conference contest this past Friday, December 27. Missing two of their starters – Delanie Fayerweather and Makiah Schutz – the Toppers had trouble…

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