DES MOINES — The Ottumwa boys and girls both secured their first CIML Metro conference wins of 2021 on Thursday. The Bulldogs boys posted their best team score of the season, rolling a 3,162 at Air Lanes to beat Des Moines Roosevelt by 575 pins.

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CENTERVILLE — Trevor Summers was on a roll earlier this season when he stepped on the mat for a championship match against Lucas Henderson.

DES MOINES — The Ottumwa girls and boys basketball team will have to wait until next week to make the trip to Des Moines Roosevelt.

DES MOINES – The first weather-related postponements of 2021 impacted the Ottumwa High School bowling and boys swimming teams on Thursday.

OTTUMWA – On Friday, Joe VandenBerg was ready and waiting to celebrate the first win of the season for the Ottumwa girls basketball team in the locker room.

OTTUMWA – Losses are a part of sports on all levels.

PELLA — The Ottumwa boys basketball traveled to Pella Tuesday night for one test in 2020, a battle with a tall Pella Christian squad.

OTTUMWA — For one night, Cherie Langland was happy to have a special assistant coach helping instruct and encourage members of the Ottumwa High School boys swimming team from dry land.

MARSHALLTOWN — The last time the Ottumwa wrestling team qualified for the regional dual tournament, the Bulldogs won 16 duals during a magical 2015-16 season.

OTTUMWA — The plan as always this season is to compete against the best high school bowlers in the state this February.

OTTUMWA — The most highly anticipated season of boys basketball at Ottumwa High School in nearly two decades has featured plenty of preseason anxiety.

OTTUMWA — It can be easy to forget just how young the core of the Ottumwa High School wrestling program truly is.

DES MOINES — The Central Iowa Metropolitan League, based upon guidance received from Governor’s Office of the State of Iowa, the Iowa Department of Education, the Iowa Department of Public Health, the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union, and the Iowa High School Athletic Association, has r…

OTTUMWA — After spending most of 2020 sharing space near the top of several leaderboard, Ottumwa High School teammates Cale Leonard and Joe Hammer will share space on the first page of another list. Leonard and Hammer both earned first-team all-state honors given out by the Iowa High School …

OTTUMWA – Technically speaking, Friday night provides the Ottumwa High School football team with a chance to earn the program's first postseason win in 12 years.

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