GMG vs. Janesville Bailey Sonderleiter The GMG junior high volleyball team plays the Janesville Wildcats on Tuesday, September 16th. The game starts at four fifteen. The game will be held in the old gym. It happens to be their first game! The junior high is coached by Susie Strohbehn. We hope to bring home a victory.
Picture Retakes By: Summer Langenbau GMG’s picture retakes will be coming up soon! These will be for students who did not like their picture or were not there to get their picture taken. This date has yet to be released.
Homecoming Game By: Hunter Smith On Friday night GMG played against Grundy Center. The end score was 10-47. Luke Petty scored a touchdown, and Austin Vaughn Scored 4 points with 1 field goal and a 1 point after a touchdown.
The GMG Cross Country Team By Camden Barnes The GMG Cross Country Team ran at Union last saturday. They did pretty well, but they wished they would’ve done better. They ran at a golf course in Union, IA. They don’t really like golf courses because they’re all basically hilly. They all ran except for one guy, Tyler Thurston. He’s had leg problems. He’s hoping to get better soon, so he can get up and run.
Homecoming Dance By Chad Plaehn There were a lot of people that showed up at the GMG Homecoming Dance. All of the young adults attending were decked out and looking fine! Everyone had a great time. It was held at the old grocery store in Garwin. The dance was from 8-11 p.m. The DJ was good, and the students danced the night away.
Marshalltown Annual Cross Country Meet By: Devon Schuett On September 12, the Marshalltown Bobcat’s hosted its annual cross country meet. There was 21 boys teams there. GMG boys, as a team, placed 20th. The top runner for GMG was Jeff Hughes, running 20:25. Josh Raymond was close behind him with a time of 20:46. GMG only had one girl running this meet. Natalie Smith placed 111 out of 132 with the time of 19:11.
GMG Coronation 2013 Jacy Johnson On Wednesday September 18, 2013 coronation was held at the GMG High School. The freshman attendants were Katelyn Airey and Austin Cox. The sophomore attendants were Chelsea Hurd and Blane Koster. The junior attendants were Kenna Krier and Cesar Castillo. The senior homecoming court candidates were Jennifer Borota, Dillon Slingluff, Caitlin Appelgate, Lucas Catherwood, Summer Langenbau, Austin Vaughn, Jacelynn Johnson, Gage Fraser, Codi Groth, and Brock Fisher. The queen of GMG’s homecoming of 2013 was Codi Groth and the king was Austin Vaughn.
GMG Homecoming Parade By: Kendra Savage GMG’s Homecoming parade was held on Friday, September 20th, 2013. In the parade were floats from each grade, 7th-12th. Along with the floats in the parade, rode the homecoming court attendants, as well as the candidates for homecoming king and queen. Along with the king and queen rode the kindergarten attendants. The parade route went through Garwin.
Jr. High Volleyball Game By: Trey Moore There will be a Junior High Volleyball game on Tuesday, September 24th. This game will be GMG vs Meskwaki in Garwin. The game will take place at 4:15 pm. Hopefully, Garwin will come away with a win!
GMG vs Belle Plaine By: Bailey Sonderleiter The GMG football team plays Belle Plaine on Friday, September 27th. The game is located at Belle Plaine. Belle Plaine is 1-3 going into this football game, and GMG is 3-2. GMG hopes to bring home another victory this Friday night!
Volleyball Game By: Anna Scheidel On Tuesday, September 24th the GMG Wolverine’s volleyball team will be playing against the Meskwaki Trojans . The game will be at GMG. It will start at 6pm and should end around 8:30pm. Good luck to both teams! The scores will be announced in next weeks paper.
Parent Teacher Conferences for GMG!! By: Shannon Brown Parent teacher conferences were Wednesday the 25th. Parent teacher conferences started at 4 p.m.. It was for 7-12th grade. If you have bad grades you better make sure they’re up by the end of the quarter! The quarter is flying by quickly. Strive to do your best, GMG!
GMG Homecoming Floats By:Aspen Brown GMG had their homecoming last week and as traditional typically goes, the high school had a homecoming parade. They had a contest for the grades. Seventh grade through freshman classes compete and sophomore through seniors compete. The winners this week for the underclass men were: 3rd place-9th, 2nd place-7th grade, and 1st place goes to 8th grade. The winner for the upperclassmen brackets are: 3rd place- 10th grade, 2nd place- 11th grade, and 1st place goes to the senior class.
JV Volleyball Game 8-23-13 Trenton Geiken The GMG junior varsity football team is taking on the Grundy Center Spartans tonight at the Wolverines home field in Garwin. It should be a very good and evenly matched game. Both of the junior varsity teams haven’t had much success yet, but they are both confident in their own abilities and hope to get started with a win tonight. Both teams have some unfinished business to handle with each other. Hopefully it is all solved on the field tonight and both teams also have good sportsmanship. I hope to see a brutal game. Go GMG!!