Spencer Daily Reporter Sports http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/sports/ Sports headlines from the Spencer Daily Reporter newspaper in Spencer, Iowa en-us Coming up short http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2388093.html SPIRIT LAKE — Brady Kluender left it all on the floor Monday night in district play against the Spirit Lake Indians. The Tiger junior poured in a game-high 26 points, including 17 in the third... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:19:04 -0600 Hoefling places 8th http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2388092.html DES MOINES — Spencer heavyweight Nic Hoefling (36-7) met a familiar foe in the 2A, 285-pound seventh place match at the Iowa State Wrestling Championships this past Saturday, taking on Sioux Center’s... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:17:12 -0600 Southeastern rallies to top Laker women http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2388091.html WEST BURLINGTON — The Laker women's basketball team fell on the road at Southeastern Community College 75-59 Saturday. The Lakers played a tough first half with Southeastern down 28-26 at half.... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:15:49 -0600 Lakers trounce Warriors http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2388090.html ESTHERVILLE — The Iowa Lakes men’s basketball team moved to 18-7 on the season with an 88-73 win over Little Priest Tribal College Saturday. The Lakers were led by Kyle Beisch with 24 points. Mitch... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:15:18 -0600 Track and field parent meeting Wednesday http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2388089.html The Spencer High School track and field coaching staff will be holding an open meeting with the parents of Tiger boys and girls track and field athletes Wednesday at 5:45 p.m. in the SHS lunch room.... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:14:02 -0600 Podium bound http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2387503.html DES MOINES — Spencer heavyweight Nic Hoefling entered the Iowa State Wrestling Championships as the No. 7-ranked big man in 2A. He'll grapple for that very position Saturday in Wells Fargo Arena... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 23:30:14 -0600 Lakers to host LPTC http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2387481.html ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes basketball will play the Little Priest Tribal College (LPTC) Warriors today at 3 p.m. The men’s basketball team defeated North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) this past... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:52:07 -0600 Briar Cliff announces new football coach http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2387476.html SIOUX CITY — Briar Cliff University is excited to announce the hiring of the new head football coach, Dennis E. Wagner. Wagner comes to Briar Cliff with experience at all levels of collegiate... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:46:56 -0600 2 men remain http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2387119.html DES MOINES — Four local wrestlers stepped on to the state tournament mats in Wells Fargo Arena Thursday, but only two kept their podium hopes alive as Spencer's Nic Hoefling (285) and Brody... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 21:36:50 -0600 Lakers slip past NIACC http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2387117.html MASON CITY — The Iowa Lakes men's basketball team moved to 17-7 and 5-3 in Iowa Community College Athletic Conference play with an 80-79 win over NIACC Wednesday. Streeter Mcllravy led the way for... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 21:33:35 -0600 No. 3 East overmatches Tigers http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2387116.html The final game of the regular season provided a welcome challenge going into postseason play as the Tigers welcomed 4A No. 3-ranked Sioux City East to the Field House. Spencer managed to hang around... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 21:30:59 -0600 Recycled Fish transitions to new leadership http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2386254.html Started in 2004 by Teeg Stouffer, Recycled Fish focuses on a lifestyle of stewardship to protect waters and fisheries for future generations. Over the past 13 years, the organization has grown to a... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 21:02:43 -0600 Permanent ice fishing shelters must be removed by Feb. 20 http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2386253.html The Iowa DNR has issued a reminder that permanent ice shelters must be removed from all state-owned lands and waters by Monday, Feb. 20. Anglers are encouraged to not wait until the last minute to... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 20:59:36 -0600 Plant edible habitat and conservation cover http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2386252.html DES MOINES — Create some habitat and conservation foodscapes, with the Wild Edibles Specialty Packet from Iowa’s State Forest Nursery. “The packet consists of tree and shrub species selected for... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 20:58:05 -0600 Various fish through the ice http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2386251.html Boy oh boy what an ice fishing season it’s been across the Midwest, and it’s not done yet. There is still lots of time to go fishing and lots of fish are still out there waiting to be caught. This... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 20:55:30 -0600 Late ice and big crappies http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2386250.html There is something special about late ice fishing. The fish can really go on a fantastic bite. Of course, this is also the time to be careful of ice conditions. This year, especially, ice depth isn’t... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 20:49:44 -0600