Glenwood City Sports

Hilltopper wrestlers split duals, place four at Chi Hi Tournament

The Glenwood City grapplers continued on their busy new year’s schedule last week, wrestling three times in a five-day period with mixed results. The Hilltoppers split a pair of home duals, losing a forfeit-filled match to the Cameron Comets 41-21 in a non-conference tilt last Tuesday but, rebounded with their first Dunn-St. Croix win with…

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Lady Hilltopper basketball bests E/PC, edged by Cardinals

By Amber Hayden An opportunity to grab sole possession of fourth place in the girls’ Dunn – St. Croix basketball race just slipped through Glenwood City’s grasp after they split a pair of recent conference contest. Playing both of the conference’s cellar dwellers in back-to-back games last week, the Lady Hilltoppers were only able to…

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Glenwood City boys fall to physical Mounders’ team

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — The Glenwood City Hilltoppers made the trip east to Elk Mound last Thursday evening, January 10. They were looking to keep pace with the other three teams, which included the Mounders, locked in the battle for third place in the Dunn-St. Croix boys’ basketball race. Elk Mound, however, came…

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Glenwood City wrestlers beaten by SV/E Cardinals; compete in Cadott

The Hilltopper wrestlers wasted little time jumping into the new year as they opened the Dunn-St. Croix conference dual meet season and competed in an individual tournament last week. The 2019 portion of Glenwood City’s schedule got off to a bit of a shaky start because of limited numbers as they lost to Spring Valley/Elmwood…

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Hilltopper boys cage Boyceville Bulldogs for a big hardwood win

By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — The Bulldogs drew the battle’s first blood but the Hilltoppers responded with an overwhelming offensive attack that claimed last Friday evening’s inaugural engagement of this season’s “Rivalry War”. Boyceville scored the first points in the January 4 Bulldog-Hilltopper showdown when Brady Nye canned a three-point shot just 35 seconds into…

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Lady Toppers fall hard in 39-point loss to Elk Mound

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — It was not the way Glenwood City’s girls’ basketball squad wanted to start the new year. The Lady Toppers made the trip to Elk Mound last Thursday evening, January 3, to resume Dunn-St. Croix play against the Mounders with hopes to start the 2019 portion of their schedule with…

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Fayerweather, Grant medal at Northern Badger

RIVER FALLS — A pair of Glenwood City wrestlers copped medals in the 2018 edition of the Northern Badger tournament. Senior Bryce Fayerweather  placed seventh at 220 pounds and sophomore Andy Grant finished 11th at 113 pounds at the 34th annual Northern Badger Wrestling Classic held last Friday and Saturday, December 28 and 29, at…

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GC boys’ hoopsters lose battle to Baldwin-Woodville Blackhawks

By Amber Hayden GLENWOOD CITY — The Topper men have struggled finding consistency and victories through the first month of the season. That struggle was again evident in Glenwood City’s final game before the Christmas break. The Hilltoppers’ sporadic offense led to their fifth loss in seven games this season when   Baldwin-Woodville gained a…

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