Spencer Daily Reporter Sports http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/sports/ Sports headlines from the Spencer Daily Reporter newspaper in Spencer, Iowa en-us Tigersharks take on state meets http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397646.html The Spencer YMCA Tigersharks had 38 swimmers compete at the Iowa YMCA State Swim Meet the weekend of March 4 and 5 in Marshalltown and also had 31 swimmers compete at the Greater Iowa Swim League... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 22:11:01 -0500 Attention to detail http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397645.html Fri, 24 Mar 2017 22:05:24 -0500 San Pedro named AOTW http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397644.html ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes Community College softball player Leilani San Pedro has been recognized as last week's Iowa Community College Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week. San Pedro is a freshman... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:55:01 -0500 Iowa Lakes Foundation Clay County golf outing http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397642.html Golf enthusiasts are invited to attend the Iowa Lakes Clay County Scholarship Golf Outing set for Friday, June 2, at the Spencer Golf and Country Club. Registration and meal will begin at noon,... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:48:17 -0500 Land donors honored during reception in Des Moines http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397595.html DES MOINES — Nearly 6,800 acres of Iowa land in 36 counties with an estimated value of more than $20.5 million was permanently protected through donations for conservation. The donors associated with... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:05:22 -0500 Walleye rod ideas http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397582.html I had a conversation recently with a friend who was new to fishing and wanted to catch walleyes. He’d been watching fishing shows on television and reading articles and going to fishing seminars, and... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:03:29 -0500 Ice-out channel catfish are biting http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397594.html DES MOINES — Channel catfish are close to shore and eager to bite in many lakes and the large reservoirs across Iowa. After eating light during the winter, channel catfish go on a feeding frenzy in... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:02:11 -0500 Northeast Iowa trout stream stocking begins April 3 http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397592.html DES MOINES — The popular annual stream trout stocking season starts April 3. Find out when your favorite trout stream will be stocked with the stocking calendar available on the DNR website at... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:57:29 -0500 Latest news on chronic wasting disease in Iowa http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397590.html DES MOINES — The DNR is closing the books on 2016 chronic wasting disease monitoring efforts, collecting 4,879 tissue samples from wild deer. From those, 12 samples tested positive for the disease;... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:54:57 -0500 Mitchell shares advanced trolling techniques http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397577.html Not long ago, I attended the Sioux Falls Sport Show and enjoyed listening to Jason Mitchell’s seminar entitled “Advanced Trolling Techniques.” According to Mitchell, trolling crankbaits is just one... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:55:04 -0500 SMGC Thursday league meeting http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397244.html The Spencer Municipal Golf Course Thursday night men's league will be holding its opening meeting for the year Thursday, March 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the SMGC clubhouse. Anyone interested in joining the... Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:41:33 -0500 Duval signs with D-II Tiffin University http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2397243.html Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:40:39 -0500 Jump Rope for Heart raises over $11,000 http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2396911.html Above, over 140 participants from Lincoln Elementary, Spencer Middle and Sacred Heart Elementary schools flooded the Field House floor Tuesday night, raising money for the American Heart Association... Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:11:17 -0500 Lakers hold on for sweep of Rochester http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2396910.html ESTHERVILLE — The Laker baseball team hosted its first home games against the Yellow Jackets from Rochester Community and Technical College Tuesday. The Lakers were able to draw in a small crowd and... Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:09:26 -0500