Sports

On the night after it was set to host its first track and field meet of the season, New Hampton High School’s stadium is lit up Friday evening as part of the Light Up Iowa program to show support for the state’s student-athletes.
Brad Schmitt obviously believes in the value of high school athletics. He was a standout multi-sport athlete at Turkey Valley High School. He is the current activities director at New Hampton High School. So it was understandable that he struggled for the right words when asked what he would say to...
New Hampton senior Austin Hemann plans to play college baseball upon graduation at Iowa Central Community College.
With Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds pushing the suspension of spring sports back until at least the end of April, an additional extension of this postponement would likely mean summer sports being impacted as well.  And while the Coronavirus may affect softball and baseball, the seniors at New Hampton are...
Lisa Rude will take over as head coach of the New Hampton softball team this summer. She served as an assistant for the Chickasaws from 2008-2013.
Flash back to a month ago, and the members of the New Hampton softball team were gearing up for the season by attending voluntary practice sessions, and Lisa Rude was excited to begin her first year as the head coach for the Chickasaws. However, a lot has changed in the past month due to the...
New Hampton Golf and Country Club, Jackson Heights Golf Course, Nashua Town and Country Club and Plum Creek Golf Course all opened last week.
The Coronavirus has shut down many different businesses and organizations in and around New Hampton. However, one activity people can still enjoy during this pandemic is golf, as many courses in the area opened last week with certain restrictions. This includes New Hampton Golf and Country Club,...
Turkey Valley’s Breanna Busta runs in an event during the Upper Iowa Conference indoor meet last season.
When Turkey Valley senior Breanna Busta left the school after track practice on Friday, March 13, she never in a million years thought that it could potentially be her final athletic practice of her prep career. “My friends and I have been looking forward to these last couple months for so long,...
New Hampton will regain quarterback Conner Rochford, who missed nearly the entire 2019 campaign after tearing ligaments in his hand during the first game last year, for the 2020 season.
Although the Iowa High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) just released high school football schedules for every team across the state on Thursday, New Hampton football coach Scott Frerichs isn’t too concerned about it. “My approach is to make the best of our schedule. There is nothing we can do...
Lydia Gessner is hoping last year’s state track meet won’t be her final time competing on the blue oval as the 2020 track season remains up in the air due to the Cornonavirus.
After competing in the long jump at the Drake Relays at less than 100-percent in 2019 due to an injury and not performing as well as she had hoped because of it, New Hampton senior Rachel Rinken had her eyes set on qualifying for Drake again this year - this time fully healthy - to improve on this...
New Hampton golfers Allison (left) and Morgan (right) Nuss hold the 2019 Class 2A Girls State Championship Trophy after the Chickasaws dominated the competition during the state tournament held at Ames Golf & Country Club.
Everything was set up perfectly for the New Hampton girls golf team. After winning the Class 2A team state championship by a whopping margin in 2019, the Chickasaws had five of their six varsity golfers returning this year and seemed poised to make a run at winning back-to-back state titles this...
Although the 5K has been canceled, the New Hampton Running Club is still selling shirts to raise money.
The New Hampton Running Club has hosted a successful 5K each of the past four years. This year, they were excited to hold their fifth annual 5K run/walk on Saturday, April 4. However, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, it has been called off. This club was created four years ago because there were...
New Hampton’s Kaylee Eggerichs goes up for a shot in a game played at Cresco this past winter.
A senior year of high school is supposed to be filled with fun memories.  Unfortunately for seniors across the nation, they may not get to experience some of these moments due to the Coronavirus. New Hampton’s Kaylee Eggerichs is just one of the many seniors this virus is impacting. After a...

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