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Marquette hosted Calamus Wheatland last Tuesday for its final home game of the year. A battle from the first whistle, Marquette and Cal-Wheat traded points never, straying from much more than 4 points through the first two sets.

Marquette’s Holly Beauchamp won the Cross-Country meet at Midland on Sept. 14. She narrowly defeated a Tipton XC star to pull out the victory for the girls team.

Ninety eight golfers including Bellevue’s Conner Michels, teed off in an 18-hole Three Rivers Tournament played at Little Bear Country Club. Michels carded a 68 to win the overall Championship. His effort  helped the Bellevue team to a 3rd place finish in the eight-team tourney.

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Meet the 2021 Bellevue High Football Coaches, players and managers. Seated in front left to right are managers Sophia Johnson and Cynthia Tigges. Second row left to right: #75 Fr, Josh Edwards, #65  soph. Kaydin Johnson, #51 Dylan Knuth, #74  soph. Race Marks, #50 Soph. Casey Tath,#77 Jr. Ry…

The 2021 Bellevue  10 and Under  Baseball Team players started their weekend baseball tournament season at the end of March, with the season continuing through August.

Marquette wrapped up the 2021 baseball season losing in the second round of district play to #2 North Linn.

The Iowa High School Girls Athletic Association announced its All-State, All-Academic picks for the 2021 softball season. Grace Tath of Marquette Catholic High School was named to the Second Team All-State. She was also named to 1A Northeast Iowa All-District team.  All Academic designations…

The Bellevue 12 and Under Softball Team recorded a perfect 13-0 win-loss record for the 2021 season, winning the final game 3-2 versus Maquoketa in the 12U League Championship game held July 1 at Ensign Ball Field in Bellevue. The winning pitcher with 9 strike outs was Jaycee Ehlinger. The 1…

Marquette senior ace Grace Tath tossed a complete-game and delivered the game-winning two-run double in the first inning, as Marquette Catholic defeated Calamus-Wheatland, 3-1 a week ago Tuesday in a Class 1A Region 8 first-round matchup at Cole Park.

Join Dwier Brown, star of Field of Dreams and two Ghost Players from the movie for a book signing event at Gary Dolphin’s Iron Bar in Dubuque on Thursday, July 22 starting at 5 p.m. and going until who knows. (Perhaps until Joe Jackson shows up to take Dwier back into the corn).

MARQUETTE SOFTBALL: Standing from left are Head Coach Melissa Sturm, manager Katie Tritz, Josie Kintzle, Gwen Schroeder, Kory Kintzle, Maya Oliver, Kaylee Koos, Holly Beauchamp, Elise Kilburg, Megan Kremer, Skylar Sieverding, manager Grace Gerhard and Assistant Coach McKenna Michels. Kneelin…

MARQUETTE BASEBALL: Standing from left to right are Head Coach Jake Olgesby, Jacob Litterer, Aidan Clausen, Tristan Pfiffner, Isaac Brinker, Carson Michels, Caden Kettmann, Zach Templeton, Brady Templeton, Aza Berthel, Spencer Roeder, Kannon Still, Cam Templeton, Trevor Klein, Evan Scott, An…

BELLEVUE SOFTBALL TEAM: Sitting in front from left are Erin Sprank, Morgan Meyer, Makenna Putman and Jami Portz. Kneeling in the middle row are Kayla Bruggenwirth, Adalynne Leach, Caitlyn Klein, Taylor Deppe, Paige Mohr, Lauren Keil and Aunika Hager. Standing in back are Coach Alyssa Klawitt…

BELLEVUE BASEBALL TEAM: In front from left are Tyler Nemmers, Jensen Wedeking, Nick Deppe, Jackson Mueller, Chris Klein and Dalton Clasen. Standing in back are Assistant Coach Jake Schaefer, Alex Pitts, Ryder Kilburg, Max Jackson, Hunter Merrick, Beau Walgamuth, Kaden Guenther and Head Coach…

Marquette 14-18, East Buchanan 3-6 —At Winthrop, Iowa: Elise Kilburg and Megan Kremer had five hits apiece, while Grace Tath homered and earned the pitching victory in Game 1. The Mohawks erupted for 30 hits in a conference sweep on Monday.

Beyond the Game, an Iowa baseball experience presented by Travel Iowa & Midwest One Bank, is excited to announce the line-up of events to take place August 11-12, 2021 in Dyersville, Iowa to celebrate Major League Baseball’s August 12 game, MLB at Field of Dreams presented by GEICO.

The Bellevuye girls placed 2nd out of 30 teams in the 13U GOLD division at Iowa Regional Volleyball Tournament held in Des Moines April 10 and 11. The local team came up short in the championship match, but the young athletes continually surprised other teams with their effort and heart.

TEAM KETTMANN: The five Kettmann brothers of Bellevue recently marked 20 years of golf outings at the Bellevue Golf Club last week. From left are Mike Kettmann, Russ Kettmann, Steve Kettmann, Jim Kettmann and John Kettmann. This year, the brothers played in honor of former golfing mate, the …

Marquette 13, Springville 1 — At Bellevue: Brady Templeton went 3-for-4 with two doubles, a triple and three RBIs; Zach Templeton went 2-for-3 with an RBI; and Aza Berthel struck out six in four innings as the Mohawks improved to 4-1.

The Bellevue Marquette Girls Soccer team defeated Northeast Goose Lake 5-0 last Wednesday to advance in post-season play. Juliana Penniston scored two goals in the second half, Elise Kilburg (pictured above), Adessa Leibfried and Kalesia DeShaw also scored, and the Mohawks shut out the Rebel…

Marquette’s Allison Kettmann ran well to capture a Class 1A top eight finish in the 400 meter hurdles in a time of 1:09 .12. at last week’s State Track meet held at Drake University in Des Moines.

Results of last Thursday's (5/6/21) boys high school soccer game between Marquette Catholic and Prince of Peace.

2021 Marquette Catholic High School Girls Soccer Team (8-3 record).  Bottom Row (Left to Right):  Maura Tracy, Hannah Litterer, Holly Kremer, Delaney Banowetz, Audrey Wedeking, Juliana Penniston, Maggie Bailey, Ellie O'Brien.

Here is the game report for the HS Girls Varsity game of Marquette Catholic vs West Branch at Felderman Park, April 29.

Bellevue High School’s 1600 meter record holder Brady Griebel broke his own school  record with a third-place finish on the blue oval at the 2021 Drake Relays in Des Moines last week.

2021 MARQUETTE GIRLS TRACK: In front from left are  Holly Beauchamp, Elise Kilburg and Mallory Griffin. In back from left are Kaylee Koos, Hannah Litterer, Emma Callaghan and Allison Kettmann.

It was both cold and windy on the night of Tuesday, March 30, when the Marquette girls and boys track teams traveled to Tipton for their Early Bird Coed Invitational, but that did not stop them from starting out hot.

The Bellevue State Bank team won the D.A.R.E (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) tournament recently. Team members are Chet Knake, Chris Green, Keith Johnson, Dave Mckenna, Tyler Daugherty, Brian Feldot, Trent Fitzpatrick and Cade Daugherty. The team would like to thank all the volunteers, fro…

ANDREW— Fifteen Jackson County 4-H basketball teams competed in three divisions in the annual 4-H Basketball Tournament held March 13 in the Andrew School gym.

Delaney Banowetz and Beatrice Kemp of Marquette Catholic High School were named to the Iowa Girls Coaches Association Academic All-State Team for the 2020-21 season. Juliana Penniston and Kenna Duesing of Bellevue were also named  to the Iowa Girls Coaches Association Academic All-State Team.

The season for the Bellevue Comets 4th Grade Basketball team began in November 2020 and was halted by Covid-19 and officially started back up in December 2020.

Marquette Catholic High School in Bellevue has signed onto a cooperative agreement to play football this fall with the Northeast Goose Lake School District.