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August 04, 2015
Looking to the future
Decorah High School recognized its seniors attending and playing sports at Division III colleges recently. Pictured are, sitting, from left – Andy Sikkink, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, football, son of Kevin and Toni Sikkink; Jacob Leeps, Luther, football, son of Don and DeAnn Leeps; Tyler Dostal, Luther, football, son of Wayne and Tracy Dostal. Back row – Tyler Peterson, Wheaton College, swimming, son of Scott and Sara Peterson; Aaron Syverson, Luther, football, son of Kevin and Marsha Syverson; Eric Syverson, Luther, football, son of Kevin and Marsha Syverson; Drake Schuring, Luther, basketball, son of Tim and Tracie Schuring; Nolan Heffern, Luther, swimming, son of Marc and Kristen Heffern; Adam Knight, Luther, football, son of Dan and Stacy Knight. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
  • The Luther women’s and men’s track teams recently were honored for their success in the classroom. 
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  • The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) league officials announced Monday that it will expand to nine member institutions. Nebraska Wesleyan University has accepted an invitation to join the conference beginning with the 2016-17 academic year. 
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  • A year after coaching his Rock Valley College (RVC) softball team to its first National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) DIII National Championship, head coach and Ossian native Darin Monroe found his team in the 2015 NJCAA DIII title game again. 
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  • Luther College junior catcher Carli Radil and senior outfielder Hiliary Pennington were named to the 2015 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III All-American softball team. 
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  • Foley selected for leadership conference
    Luther College assistant women’s basketball coach David Foley has been selected to participate in the second annual United States Marine Corps 2015 WBCA Coaches Leadership Workshop in Quantico, Va. 
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  • Four athletes from the Luther College women’s track and field team, including two from Decorah, have qualified for the NCAA III Outdoor National Track & Field Championships. 
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  • Slagel named all-district
    Luther College swimmer Clare Slagel, a 2012 graduate of Hempstead High School, has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District 8 First-Team for the second time in as many years. 
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  • Norse fall to Linfield in finals
    The Luther softball season came to an end Sunday in the championship games of the NCAA III Softball Decorah Regional. 
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  • Luther College sophomore Amanda Witzlib has been named the Iowa Conference Softball Pitcher of the Year while Coach Renae Hartl was named the Coach of the Year, as announced recently. 
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  • Decorah natives Moran Lonning and Anna Madrigal were both honored at the Luther College women’s basketball awards banquet, held recently. 
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  • Nelson takes 10th for MU
    Decorah native Nick Nelson and the Marquette University men’s golf team claimed the Big East men’s golf title recently. 
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  • The Luther softball team (36-4) had to wait a little longer than expected to learn its fate; however, the Norse punched a ticket to the NCAA Division III tournament. 
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  • On the Blue Oval; Decorah girls, Luther teams shine at the Drake Relays
    Several members of the Decorah girls track team got a chance to run on the blue oval of Drake Stadium in Des Moines over the weekend. 
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  • League champions; Luther softball to host IIAC tournament
    The Luther College softball team swept the University of Dubuque Sunday to win its eighth Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) title and lock down the top seed and hosting duties for the 2015 Iowa Conference Softball Tournament, which starts with two first-round games Friday, May 1. 
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  • Schneider named athlete of week
    Luther tennis player Trent Schneider was named the men’s tennis athlete of the week by the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. 
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