Glenwood City Sports

Hilltopper wrestlers step up, battle tough competition on the road

“If you don’t stretch your limits, you’ll set your limits.” – Rob Gilbert, Motivational speaker, author of Gilbert on Greatness, Professor at Montclair State University. With an eye on improving, not just now but in future seasons, Glenwood City’s wrestlers stepped up their level of competition during a busy week on the mats. After the…

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Panthers maul Lady Hilltoppers

By Missy Klatt Sports Correspondent GLENWOOD CITY — Hilltopper head coach Dean Fayerweather finally had all of his starters back in the lineup but it wasn’t enough to beat the Panthers from Durand this past Thursday night (January 23rd) at home. Durand, who currently has an overall record of 9-5 and are 6-2 in the…

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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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