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Rebels run rampant on Meskwaki

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The eighth-ranked Gladbrook-Reinbeck football team needed four plays or fewer to score eight of its nine touchdowns, coasting to a 72-6 triumph over Meskwaki Settlement in Friday’s Homecoming game. The Rebels (6-0, 4-0) forced three turnovers and a safety, needing only 246 yards of total ...

Cross country team marches game ball to Gladbrook

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The GC/G-R cross country team embarked on a backroad journey Friday afternoon as they ran the homecoming game ball 15.4 miles from Reinbeck south to the football field in Gladbrook. Here the group comes into Lincoln on E Avenue near the halfway point of the run. From left are Ethan Sadler, ...

Junior high runners lend a hand

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During the cross country meet at Jesup on Sept. 28 a group of junior high cross country runners took it upon themselves to pitch in with clean up efforts at the Jesup Golf and Country Club. The kids helped unload some of the trash cans near the clubhouse that were overflowing after spectators ...

Wolverines topple the Royals 3-0

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The GMG Wolverines volleyball team captured their sixth win of the season in a 3-0 victory over Colo-NESCO on Sept. 30. The win broke a seven game losing streak dating back to the team’s home tournament on Sept. 11. Through all three sets against Colo, GMG stayed in command. The Royals’ ...

G-R wallops improved GMG to stay unbeaten

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After coming into the season with some uncertainty over how the offense would change with the departure of quarterback Keagan Giesking, 8-Man No. 9 Gladbrook-Reinbeck football has no more uncertainty — instead, it has two quarterbacks capable of pushing the Rebels forward. G-R took another ...

Rebels up and down headed into postseason

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Gladbrook-Reinbeck ended last week on a high note defeating AGWSR 3-0 in conference dual action. The Rebels got a balanced contribution from the front line with Megan Cooley and Ava Wyatt both scoring nine kills and Katie Clark with eight kills. G-R blew the door open in the first set ...

GC/G-R and GMG runners hit Grundy course

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More than 15 schools gathered at the Town and Country Golf Club in Grundy Center on Sept. 23 for the Sam Iverson Invitational Cross Country Meet. The GC/G-R squad was led by a runner-up team finish by the boys. The team netted 65 points, not far behind team champion Charles City who scored ...

G-R romps past Tripoli

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A 34-0 halftime lead was more than enough for Gladbrook-Reinbeck to take a 40-22 victory on the road against Tripoli (2-2) on Friday, moving the Rebels to 4-0. Isaac Clark threw for 153 yards and two touchdowns, while Drew Eilers added 93 yards and two scores through the air. Ethan Gienger ...

GMG squeezes past Meskwaki

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The Wolverines earned their third victory of the season Friday in a back and forth battle with the Meskwaki Warriors. After a relatively quiet opening quarter, the Wolverines exploded in the second quarter, outscoring the Warriors 20-6 to take a 28-12 lead into the halftime locker ...

Rebels drop two at home

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Gladbrook-Reinbeck hosted their annual home invitational tournament on Sept. 18. The Rebels opened with a two-set loss against A-P (21-19, 21-10). The Falcons managed to be the more efficient team Saturday, limiting their kill errors to seven compared to 13 for G-R and totaling 39 successful ...