Glenwood City Sports

Hilltopper linksters finish fourth in final D-SC meets

Prior to this week’s conference tournament, the Glenwood City golf team placed fourth in it’s final two regular-season conference meets. Last Monday, May 6, the Hilltoppers tallied at an even 200 strokes at the Valley Golf Course in Mondovi, led by senior Dillon Hierlmeier who finished in a three-way tie for ninth overall. Four days…

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Hilltoppers win back-to-back baseball games for first time since 2014 season

By Amber Hayden For the first since they beat Elmwood and Prairie Farm on consecutive days during the 2014 regional playoffs, Glenwood City posted back-to-back road baseball victories last week by defeating conference foes Durand and Elmwood/Plum City. The Hilltoppers took a high-scoring 12-7 victory in Durand last Monday, May 6 and followed it with…

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GC track and field finishes strong in Colfax

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — For the Hilltoppers, the trip to Colfax last Tuesday afternoon, May 7, was a chance to show they could compete with some of the best track and field teams in the area. The Glenwood City girls finished in fourth place with 67 points behind Northwestern and Ladysmith, who went first…

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Toppers and Bulldogs thinclads compete in Osceola and Colfax

By Amber Hayden Glenwood City and Boyceville were on the track twice together last week as they traveled to Osceola on April 30 and Colfax on May 2. The Toppers and Bulldogs struggled in their first outing of the week in Osceola with the Glenwood City girls and boys finishing in ninth and eight respectively…

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GC golfers finish third in pair of D-SC meets

The Glenwood City golf team had a fairly successful week as it placed third in two of the three Dunn-St. Croix golf meets it competed in. The Hilltoppers took part in a pair of nine-hole conference meets at the Whitetail Golf Course near Colfax last Monday, April 29 that  was hosted by Colfax and Elk…

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Glenwood City’s Maggie Wallin records 500th career strikeout

By Amber Hayden What a stellar week for Maggie Wallin and the Glenwood City softball team. The Hilltoppers’ senior pitching ace reached a milestone few ever will. In a game in Spring Valley on May 2, Wallin registered seven strike outs against Cardinal batters to bring her career total to exactly 500 strike outs. She…

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Hilltoppers’ softball batters Bulldogs for win

By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — Pitching, hitting and defense all came together for Glenwood City’s softball team last Tuesday when it visited Andy Pafko Memorial Park to take on host and rival Boyceville. Maggie Wallin conjured up another round of mound magic, holding the Bulldogs to just three hits and a pair of runs and…

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