Will Einwalter

Cale Reicks (22) and Will Einwalter (25) were both named to the District 2 first team after the season ended.
Turkey Valley may not have had the quantity of players on the District 2, 8-man All-District lists as they have in recent year, but the players that were named certainly had the quality part covered. Three of the four seniors on the team were awarded postseason honors, but there were also a pair of...
Two of the Friday defensive leaders for Turkey Valley team up on this play earlier in the season. Kannon Leuenberger [42] finished with 14 tackle points and Eli Nymeyer recovered a fumble.
     A serious blow was dealt to the chances of Turkey Valley playing in the postseason this year when the Trojans were defeated on a wet field at Northwood-Kensett Friday.     "The winner is still in the playoff picture, the loser is out of the picture for all practical purposes," said coach Mark...
Braeden Baumler races to a first down on a third-and-long screen play during the Turkey Valley Friday loss to Riceville.
    Riceville's No. 8 was in the sights of every Turkey Valley defender Friday night, but the Wildcat's John Miller was elusive.    Will Einwalter had another word for him.    Don't worry, there's no swearing yet.    “He was shifty,” said Einwalter after Miller's 334 yards led Riceville to an...
Turkey Valley’s Cale Reicks “climbs the ladder” to pick off a pass in a game against West Central.
    Turkey Valley fans have grown accustomed to the big plays the Trojans have scored on in the past years, and those exciting moments continue during the 2017 season.    At least three of them came Friday night in the 64-8 win over North Iowa, which the Trojans played after a long drive to Buffalo...
Turkey Valley senior Will Einwalter scored four times during Turkey Valley’s home opener, including on this 19-yard run early in the second quarter.
    By looking at the statistics, no one would ever guess how badly Turkey Valley beat their West Central guests Friday.    The Trojans only gained 136 yards on the ground, and threw for another 73 for a modest total of 209 yards on the night, yet the final score was Turkey Valley 62, Blue Devils...
Turkey Valley’s Cody Hackman, right, hands to Will Einwalter in a sprint medley relay earlier this season.
The first meet that Turkey Valley was scheduled to run at Sumner-Fredericksburg this season was called off due to wet grounds, but the second coed was held Monday at Sumner, giving the Trojan boys another team title over the eight-team field.    There were 20 events — 19 that scored points, plus...
Will Einwalter gained 65 yards on seven carries while the Trojans were finishing their season with a 9-0 record at Janesville Friday.
It wasn't like Turkey Valley had a soft schedule while going 9-0 during the regular season and taking the District 2 championship.  Non-district opponent Central of Elkader only had one loss when the teams met, and the Warriors' schedule included a win over previously top-ranked Don Bosco.  AGWSR's...
Turkey Valley’s Kelby Reicks and Nathan Mueterthies seal the outside for running back Will Einwalter in Friday night’s game at Central Elkader.
Ssshhh, don't anyone tell Turkey Valley's football team that ninth-ranked Central Elkader isn't in their district.  Don't tell quarterback Cody Hackman, who passed for two touchdowns, ran for two more and, while on defense, intercepted three passes.  Don't tell Wyatt Blazek — he rushed for 100...
Walker Leibold scores a touchdown in Turkey Valley's win over Central Elkader Friday.
Turkey Valley spoiled Homecoming for Central of Elkader Friday as the Trojans remained undefeated with a 42-20 win.Cody Hackman threw two touchdown passes, ran in two scores on quarterback sneaks and, while on defense, intercepted three passes from Central quarterback Derek Ehrhardt to lead the...
Turkey Valley’s Evan Busta has a little company in the form of teammate Walker Leibold on his way to scoring a touchdown on   quarterback Cody Hackman’s only pass of the game Friday night.
Field position is an important factor in football games, so they say.But during Turkey Valley's first three possessions Friday night against North Iowa, the Trojans began drives on their own 6-, 18- and 14-yardlines.It helps to only have an 80-yard field, but it also helps when the line makes holes...

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