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.
DES MOINES – Trae Swartz scored a season-high 34 points, including 22 in the first half, as the Ottumwa boys basketball team rolled to the team's first CIML Metro conference win of the season.
DES MOINES – Things were looking good for most of the first half Tuesday night for the Ottumwa boys basketball team in the CIML Metro conference opener at Des Moines North.
OTTUMWA – No one knew what to expect heading into what promised to be the most unique high school football season the state of Iowa has ever seen.
OSKALOOSA — Oskaloosa welcomed Class 4A Ottumwa and all-state forward Trae Swartz to town on Monday night as the Bulldogs would runaway to a 64-26 victory over the Indians.
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.
OTTUMWA — Central Iowa Metropolitan League opponent Ankeny Centennial wrestling team came to town with five state ranked weights Thursday night.
BLOOMFIELD — If the first night of the high school wrestling season is any indication, big things are in store for the Ottumwa Bulldogs on the mat in the 2020-21 campaign.
OTTUMWA — Normal. That certainly would not describe Tuesday afternoon's season-opening dual with Davis County for the Ottumwa High School bowling teams.
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 …
AMES – The realities of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic means the Ottumwa girls cross-country team will have to wait until 2021 to try and win a second straight CIML Metro Conference team title.
This Week's Circulars
- Five new COVID deaths reported locally
- JUCO hoops: Warriors stunned in season opener
- Man dies in Wapello County crash
- State changes vaccine rollout plans
- One killed in Marion County head-on crash
- Thomas released from prison after 1 day
- JUCO volleyball: Indian Hills makes long-awaited return
- Vaccination bonus available for JBS employees
- Area students earn academic honors
- Marriages and land transfers for Jan. 21, 2021