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Caitlin Appelgate Breaks School Record

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Congratulations to Caitlin Appelgate for breaking the GMG School record in the high jump. Caitlin jumped a 5’4” at the Bear Classic Relays at Brooklyn, Iowa on Friday, April 20th. Prior to Caitlin’s jump, the school record was held with a tie of 5’2” by Rosie Michels and Sara ...

Track Coach Jon Reed Finds a Champion Again!

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She flies, she glides, she’s amazing! Who is this talent young trackster I’m writing about, none other than GMG’s senior, athlete extraordinaire, Ms. Emily Havelka. Emily broke her own school record, Tuesday, April 24, at Dike during the Simon Relays. This new record was in the 400M ...

GMG at Dike New Hartford-By Jer Ridout

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On Friday, April 27th the GMG track boys traveled to Dike-New Hartford for the Simon Relays. We had two place in the field events. Brock Fisher tied for second place in the high jump with a jump of 5’4”. Lansana Mohr captured 4th in the long jump division. Running the 3200M, Will Smith ...

GMG At Gilbert-By Jer Ridout

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On April 23rd, the GMG track boys traveled to Gilbert, Iowa. They participated in the Bengal Relays. GMG landed in 5th place in the 2 class B division. In the field events, Lansana Mohr placed 5th in the long jump finals, in heat 2. In the 100M dash, Greyson Fraser landed 3rd place. Greyson ...

GMG Golf at Belle Plaine-by Jer Ridout

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The GMG golf teams traveled to Belle Plaine for a meet on Friday, April 27th. The Wolverine boys placed 2nd with a score of 388, while the hosting Belle Plaine earned 1st with 340 points.There was a runner up medalist for the boys also, as Chad Plaehn earned himself a runner-up medal with a ...

Always Have a Plan B-By Jer Ridout

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Once again, I couldn’t resist to get out and get fresh air and feel the freedom of being outdoors. My close friends Lane & Austin Williams were telling me about this pond a ways out of town for awhile now. So, we just had to try it out, which exited me. I LOVE testing out new waters. ...

A Saturday Full of Producto-By Jer Ridout

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Again, the weekend came. I didn’t go fishing last weekend, so of course I had a lot of outdoor ambitions to do this time. So, on Saturday, April 21, I got my nephew Ethan again for my fishing buddy. Once again, we chose another farm pond, because my boat is having a few issues. I need to get ...

Gladbrook-Reinbeck Boys Track

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4/24/12 @ Aplington-Parkersburg Coed II The Gladbrook-Reinbeck Boys Track team traveled to Parkersburg on Tuesday to compete in the A-P Coed Relays II.  The weather was warm and the track was fast in some races during the evening.  Wyatt Swanson ran extremely well for the Rebels and placed ...

G-R golf

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Rebels defeat theRedhawks on their home courseOn Monday, April 9th, the Rebel golfers headed to Traer to take on the Redhawks for a dual meet. North Tama is a state qualifier from last year so the Rebels knew they had their work cut out for them. G-R rose to the occasion and won the meet ...

Little Bit of Life, Other Than Fishing By: Jer Ridout

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The final school bell rings, and another hard week in school has passed. I walk outside and head home, thinking to myself “What should I do this weekend?” Well, obviously most people could figure what I’d probably be doing, it’s a no brainer, right? Wrong!!! Believe it or not, fishing ...