VSU Girls swam against the JV team of Cedar Rapids Kennedy last night and came out on top 92-79. VSU had some great swims on the night - a couple of highlights being Carlie Spore and Justyce Dominick achieving goal times in the 500 Freestyle that they've been working toward for a long time. Carlie and Justyce are unique coins in the swimming world - being both strong sprinters and strong distance swimmers.
Vikette volleyball goes 2-2 at the Hawk InvitationalMANCHESTER - The Vinton-Shellsburg Vikette volleyball team (12-10) traveled to Sedorrff Gym in Manchester for the Hawk Invitational on Sept. 19 and took on the Independence Mustangs, West Delaware Hawks, Oelwein Huskies, and Starmont Stars. They defeated the Stars 2-1, defeated the Huskies, 2-0 (21-14, 21-18), were defeated by the Mustangs 2-0 (21-15, 21-14), and defeated by the Hawks 2-0 (21-19, 21-8).
Viking cross country finishes strong at four meetsThe Vinton-Shellsburg Viking varsity cross country ran at the Tiger Invitational, Knight Invitational, Bobcat Invitational, and Star Invitational. They finished 11th at Grinnell, first at Union, with junior Elijah Blix finishing second individually, fifth at Benton Community and 20th at Starmont.RESULTS:GRINNELL: https://live.
Viking football falls to No. 6 Mustangs 20-13VINTON - The Vinton-Shellsburg Viking varsity team (1-3) took on the sixth-ranked Independence Mustangs (4-0) at the Karr Athletic Complex on Sept. 17, and were defeated 20-13. On the first scoring drive of the game for the Vikings, they had the ball for 18 plays, 74 yards, and a 10:47 time of possession.
Vikette cross country brings home four strong finishesVINTON - The Vinton-Shellsburg Vikette varsity cross country team ran at the Tiger Invitational, Knight Invitational, Bobcat Invitational, and Star Invitational. The Vikettes finished 10th at Grinnell , fifth at Union, fifth at Benton Community, and 15th at Starmont. They will be competing at the Viking/Vikette Invitational on Tuesday, Sept.
VSU swam at LinnMar with Tipton on Thursday night. Results are attached. Justyce Dominick won the 50 Freestyle in her fastest time this season. The girls have had some good times, we are happy with how the night went!
Vikettes defeat Raiders 3-2 (14-25, 25-18, 22-25, 25-12, 15-8)WILLIAMSBURG – The Vinton-Shellsburg Vikette varsity volleyball team (10-8, 1-1 WaMaC West) took on the Williamsburg Raiders at Williamsburg Raiders at the Williamsburg Junior-Senior High School and won 3-2 (14-25, 25-18, 22-25, 25-12, 15-8). Junior middle blocker/[st]ter Brylee Bruce led the Vikettes with 24 assists and 0.
Who are the best drivers in track history at Benton County Speedway "The Bullring?"Race fans are about to have their say.An interactive competition will pit the best drivers in track history head-to-head throughout the entire off-season, allowing race fans their chance to vote on who they feel are the best racers in speedway history.Drivers in the Modified, Stock Car, SportMod, Hobby Stock and Sport Compact divisions were compiled based on their achievements in weekly racing history on the Vinton oval.
Vikette volleyball goes 2-2 at the Mustang InvitationalLeGRAND - The Vinton-Shellsburg Vikette varsity volleyball team took to LeGrand and East Marshall High School for the Mustang Invitational, where they took on the Iowa Valley Tigers, Hudson Pirates, Des Moines Lions, and Benton Bobcats. They defeated the Tigers and Pirates, 2-0, lost to the Lions 2-1 and lost to Bobcats 2-0.
VSU swimmers had a great night in the pool last night! VSU came out atop the team standings against Grinnell, Keokuk, Centerville, Oskaloosa and host Williamsburg in a 6-team invitational. All of the girls put in a great effort, posting great times and supporting all their teammates along the way. It was a true collective effort that ended in a solid success.