Category archives for: Local Sports

Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins Complete Record-Breaking Season

2014 Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins

Oskaloosa, April 9, 2014– The Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins Swim Team finished out the 2013-2014 campaign with a trip to the University of Minnesota campus the weekend of April 5 and 6. A total of ten swimmers made the journey north to the regional meet to cap off a successful season that saw 70 swimmers […]

OMS Student Wrestles His Way To National Title

sage walker

Oskaloosa, Iowa – Oskaloosa Community School District students quietly accomplish great things, with many of them going unnoticed and unrecognized. Sage Walker is an Oskaloosa Middle School student who is an example of that. He has reached for high goals, and continues to find success in doing so. Walker is the proud owner of an […]

Babe Ruth plays Double Header at the Lacey Recreation Complex

Oskaloosa Babe Ruth in action over the weekend. (submitted photo)

Oskaloosa Senior Babe Ruth played a double header against VanBuren on Saturday April 5th. “It’s a great day today! I am so glad to watch baseball in spring weather finally!” stated one grandmother spectator from Osky while a visitor from VanBuren stated he was impressed with the good condition of the field this early in […]

Mahaska YMCA Dolphins Send Swimmers To State Meet

YMCA Dolphins - Front row from left to right:  Aaron Scholes, Charlie North, Carson Breon, Waylon Bolibaugh, John Wright, Sophia Dykstra, Brodey Gilburn, Aiden Scholes, Jakob Stek, Aiden North

2nd row from left to right:  Owen Gordan, Jack Dawson, Aaron Blom, Sienna DeJong, Brittney DeMoney, Marta Iverson, Lindsey Breon, Ellie Snyder, Claire Kelderman, Emily Richmond, Veronica Bolibaugh

3rd row from left to right:  Claire Fiechtner, Jackie Reif, Kaity Richmond, Michaela Morris, Nathan Chaplin, Ean Beenken, Jack Miller, Nikolas Dykstra, Jarod Miller, Carter Huyser

The Oskaloosa Dolphins are sending 31 swimmers to the state swim meet this year after a strong showing at the Sectional meet in Ankeny where Osky finished 2nd out of the 9 teams that were competing . Ankeny finished first and is in the Dvision 1 with the other large YMCA’s in the state of […]

Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins At Section Meet

2014 Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins

The YMCA Dolphins traveled to Ankeny for the huge sectional swim meet that included 9 different teams. Osky sent 70 swimmers to the meet that had worked hard during the season to get faster and stronger and 31 of them made state qualifying times while many others came up just short. Out of the 31 […]

Dolphins Hold Final Home Meet

2014 Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins

The Dolphins held there last home swim meet of the year at our Oskaloosa YMCA. The YMCA hosted Marion and Ottumwa this weekend to make it a triangular event. The Dolphins came away with an impressive 39 first place finishes, another 66 second and third place finishes and the swimmers recorded 87 personal best times […]

YMCA Dolphin Take Part In Quadrangular Meet

2014 Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins

The Oskaloosa YMCA Dolphins traveled last weekend to take part in a large quadrangular meet against Ankeny, Indianola, and Atlantic. Oskaloosa came away with 8 first place finishes and another 16 top 3 finishes during the meet. The Dolphins are steadily improving with the swimmers coming away with 42 personal best times during the day […]

Oskaloosa YMCA Dolphins At Marshalltown

The Oskaloosa YMCA Dolphins were back in the pool last weekend and were swimming at a larger meet in Marshalltown against Southwest IA, Nishna Valley, Charles, City, Des Moines Riverfront, and Marion. The Dolphins did a great job of competing during the meet and had a lot of personal bests to earn some high place […]

Dolphins Get Back in the Swim of Things

Mahaska County YMCA

It’s swim season at the Mahaska County YMCA, and the Dolphins are getting back into form and gearing up for this year’s competitive meets. The 2013-2014 roster has 70 members, with a mix of veterans and new entrants into the program and they are coached by Janet Reese, Wade Bolibaugh, and Grant Bolibaugh. The Dolphins […]

Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins Set the Pace for the Swim Season

A participant at the Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins Swim Team event recent held in Oskaloosa.

Oskaloosa, December ##, 2013 – The Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins Swim Team played host for the first of three home swim meets on the season December 14. Area teams in attendance included the Centerville Red Rays, the Newton Penguins, and the Washington Water Sharks. The meet saw a large contingent of the 70 Dolphin Swim […]

Search Archive

Search by Date
Search by Category
Search with Google
Log in | Copyright by Oskaloosa News