Spencer Daily Reporter Sports http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/sports/ Sports headlines from the Spencer Daily Reporter newspaper in Spencer, Iowa en-us Spencer boys camp registration http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415169.html The Spencer boys basketball program will be hosting its annual youth basketball camp. The camp is open to anyone in the area and will run from 9:30-noon, June 12-15 at the Spencer Middle School. The... Wed, 24 May 2017 23:02:50 -0500 WB-M walks off on Rebel girls http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415168.html WEST BEND — Sioux Central’s softball girls experienced a little early season heartbreak Tuesday night, falling to West Bend-Mallard 10-9 in their season opener by way of a three run walk-off single... Wed, 24 May 2017 23:01:37 -0500 Kenny Arnold Foundation to host golf outing in Storm Lake http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415166.html STORM LAKE — The Kenny Arnold Foundation has scheduled its first major fundraising event, a “Teammates For Life” golf outing at Lake Creek Country Club in Storm Lake on June 24. The four- person,... Wed, 24 May 2017 22:36:15 -0500 Register for Iowa Lakes basketball camp http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415165.html Registration is still open for the 29th Annual Iowa Lakes Community College Basketball Camp which will be held June 26–29 on the Estherville campus. The camp is one of the finest in the area, with... Wed, 24 May 2017 22:22:39 -0500 Tiger girls basketball camps http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415164.html Spencer girls varsity basketball coach Matt Stevenson will be hosting camps for girls entering grades 4-12 this summer. The camps will focus on all basketball fundamentals (with a strong emphasis on... Wed, 24 May 2017 22:21:29 -0500 Chute offensive skills camp http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415163.html The Chute Offensive Skills Camp will be holding a girls only camp at Spencer High School on July 12-13 with 9-12 grade girls training 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 4-8 grade girls training 12:30-3:30 p.m. The... Wed, 24 May 2017 22:20:03 -0500 Tigers reach substate final http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415162.html STORM LAKE — Wednesday night’s substate semifinal matches at Buena Vista University slated Spencer against No. 14 Denison-Schleswig and Webster City against No. 3 Storm Lake with the winners... Wed, 24 May 2017 22:18:19 -0500 HMS finishes Mavs early http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415142.html Clay Central-Everly shortstop Brian Schmidt whips a throw to first for an out during the Mavs’ 12-0, five inning defeat at the hands of Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn in Everly Wednesday night. The Hawks... Wed, 24 May 2017 22:13:19 -0500 Prior dominates in Rebel opener http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415141.html GILMORE CITY — The West Bend-Mallard Wolverines had no answer for Sioux Central’s Mac Prior Tuesday night as the Rebel senior struck out 12 while allowing zero hits and three walks in six innings.... Wed, 24 May 2017 22:11:01 -0500 Carpenter K’s 11 in Tiger shutout http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2415138.html Kade Carpenter was dealing during the Spencer Tigers’ home opener Tuesday night, striking out 11 and allowing just two hits in what became an 8-0 Tiger shutout of Denison-Schlewsig. Carpenter punched... Wed, 24 May 2017 22:07:18 -0500 No. 7 Tigers pay back No. 12 East http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414323.html After allowing a brief thunderstorm to roll overhead, Spencer’s 2A No. 7-ranked soccer girls took to their home pitch Monday night for a final tuneup battle before regional play begins. The Tigers... Mon, 22 May 2017 23:28:43 -0500 Mixon signs with Wartburg http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414325.html Spencer senior Isaiah Mixon, joined by his mother Tara Mixon, signed his letter of intent Monday afternoon in the Field House to continue his football career at Wartburg College in Waverly this... Mon, 22 May 2017 22:24:14 -0500 Spencer’s girls 6th at regionals http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414321.html DENISON — The season came to a close at Majestic Hills Golf Course for Spencer’s girls Monday as the Tigers carded a team score of 426, placing sixth in the 10 team 4A regional tournament. Humboldt... Mon, 22 May 2017 22:18:37 -0500 Boone eliminates Tigers http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414319.html FORT DODGE — The next step on the journey to the state team tennis tournament came Monday for the Tiger boys as Spencer matched up with undefeated Boone in substate play. The Tigers were unable to... Mon, 22 May 2017 22:15:25 -0500 Tigers advance past Carroll http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414318.html STORM LAKE — The road to state began Monday night at Buena Vista University for Spencer’s soccer boys as the Tigers took on Carroll in the opening round of substate play. The purple and gold seemed... Mon, 22 May 2017 22:12:03 -0500 Tiger bats hot in opener http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414317.html SHELDON — Spencer racked up 12 hits in its baseball season opener Monday night, bringing in nine runs to beat the Sheldon Orabs 9-3. Brady Kluender led the way for the Tigers, going 4-for-5 in the... Mon, 22 May 2017 22:10:08 -0500 Rebel girls 8th at state http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414102.html DES MOINES — After getting off to a strong start during day one of the Iowa State Track Meet, Sioux Central’s girls continued to put up quality performances on days two and three to amass 23 points... Sun, 21 May 2017 21:38:55 -0500 State Track Wrap-Up http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414092.html DES MOINES — Spencer sent 12 events into competition during the final two days of the Iowa State Track Meet Friday and Saturday at Drake Stadium. Highlighting the individual contributions were... Sun, 21 May 2017 21:27:18 -0500 More views from Drake Stadium http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414086.html Spencer’s Ashlyn Nissen starts off the Tigers’ 4x200 relay at the state meet Friday. Spencer placed 13th in the event. (Photos by. Nate Shaughnessy) --- GT/RA’s Toni Alesch begins the 200-meter... Sun, 21 May 2017 20:58:27 -0500 Peregrine falcons building on nesting successes http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414061.html DES MOINES — Peregrine falcons have increased their presence in Iowa, with peregrine partners and volunteers now reporting 20 peregrine falcon territories in the state. One of Iowa’s newest nest... Sun, 21 May 2017 19:24:51 -0500 Dragging and slow trolling plastics http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414060.html So often with walleye fishing, we get conditioned to think a certain way regarding a presentation. We fish live bait rigs below the boat. We troll crankbaits. We pitch jigs. We get locked into how a... Sun, 21 May 2017 19:22:59 -0500 9 ways to save money, improve the air and breathe easier http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414052.html DES MOINES ― As we learn more about air pollution’s effects on human health, it makes sense to do everything we can to keep our air clean and our communities healthy. Saving energy cuts air... Sun, 21 May 2017 19:16:47 -0500 A tip of the hat to all mothers http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414043.html What a wonderful Sunday it was for Mother’s Day. Sunny weather and low 80s certainly helped. Even though Mother’s Day has past, I want to give a tip of the hat for the mothers and grandmothers that... Sun, 21 May 2017 19:16:02 -0500 Planning fishing trips http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2414044.html It’s a new open water fishing season across the Midwest. Most of the states that have a closed season for some species of fish have opened, and in places where the season never closes, anglers have... Sun, 21 May 2017 18:32:48 -0500