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(8/1) Brynna Bowman Selected To All-State Softball 2nd Team


Fairfield freshman Brynna Bowman was named a Class 4A 2nd Team All-State softball player listed on the Iowa Sports Spotlight website. She led the Trojans with a 437 batting average. Area girls making the 1st Team were:
Class 2A
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont seniors Nataliah Hopkins as a pitcher and infielder Tasha Alexander
Class 1A 
From New London senior outfielder Sami Koontz and Morgan Christner, a sophomore pitcher

Other 2nd Team selections featured:
Class 5A 
Ottumwa senior catcher Alexis Winn
Class 1A
Sigourney junior pitcher Jordan Carter

(8/1) Another Fairfield Baseball Correction


The list of seniors on the Fairfield High School baseball team in the story on the state tournament game Wednesday included Narendra Martin but the Trojan shortstop is actually a junior. The 8 seniors this year were Kooper Dahlstrom, Mason Ellis, Austin Gridley, Micah Harris, Joseph Hietpas, Justin Leonard, Wyatt Stark and Chet Vogt. Other returning starters joining Martin are junior Alex Christensen, sophomores Alex Crile and Jordan Reid along with freshman Cam Baumann.

(7/31) Sydney Burnett Of Fairfield Is All-State Softball Player


Area 1st Team All-State softball players for the 2014 season include:
Fairfield senior Sydney Burnett in Class 4A
Class 1A
Sophomore Morgan Christner from New London

Named to the 2nd Team:
Class 4A
Marisa Repp, a senior for Fairfield
Class 5A
Ottumwa juniors Kassidi Henderson
and Ashlyn Thompson
Class 1A
Senior Sami Koontz of New London
and Jordan Carter, a junior from Sigourney

(7/31) All-District Baseball Players From The Area


The Iowa Baseball Coaches Association All-District selections have been announced and making the 1st Team from the area were:
Class 1A
Van Buren
Senior 3rd baseman Robby Laughlin
and Garrett Saunders a junior
Pekin
Sophomore outfielder Keaton Winn
Class 2A
Cardinal
Senior 1st basemann Conner McElderry
Davis County
Junior Jacob Jones as a utility player 
Class 4A
Ottumwa
Junior catcher Brok Hopwood

​2nd Team

(7/31) Physicals Offered On Monday And Tuesday In Fairfield


Fairfield clinics will do reduced fee physicals next week for anyone participating in a school sport or cheerleading during the upcoming school year. Monday is for boys and Tuesday the girls. They will run from 5:30 until 7:30 each evening. High school football players are asked to try and get there right at 5:30 to avoid being late for camp but if that is not possible still come to the high school when they are done.

(7/31) Fairfield High School Football Camp Is Next Week


The football camp for 9th through 12th grade Fairfield football players will be from 6 to 8 each evening next Monday through Thursday. Cleats, shorts and a tee shirt is all that they need to participate. The 7th and 8th grade middle school football camp takes place August 18th through the 21st from 6 until 8. The fee is 40 dollars a person in each camp.

Danielle Hill of Impact Sports is conducting free high school football strength workouts next Monday through Thursday morning from 7:30 to 8:30 at the Fairfield High School gym. They are highly encouraged for each player.

(7/31) Fairfield Volleyball & Cross Country Camps Start Monday


Any girls from the area entering 8th through 12th grade are invited to the Fairfield volleyball camp next week. It will take place in the high school gym from 8:30AM until noon Monday through Friday and the fee is 50 dollars.

Boys and girls cross country camps also are going on at FHS Monday through Friday. The 5th, 6th and 7th graders should be there at 9 each morning followed by 8th through 12th graders at 10:15AM. 

(7/31) Wyatt Stark Missed On Fairfield Baseball Team


The list of seniors in the story on the Fairfield High School baseball team yesterday inadvertently left out Wyatt Stark. He had a solid season pitching for the Trojans.

(7/30) Fairfield Baseball Team Topped By DCG


Class 3A 5th ranked Fairfield fell 3-0 in a 9 inning state tournament opening round game with Dallas Center Grimes last night at Des Moines. The 3 hits came from Mason Ellis and Jordan Reid each going 1 of 3 while Cam Baumann finished 1 of 4. Starter Joseph Hietpas pitched 8 innings, fanned 8 batters and allowed just one hit. Austin Gridley worked the 9th, had one strikeout, gave up one hit, the 3 runs, 2 earned and took the loss.

The Trojans had 2 on with nobody out in the bottom of the 7th but the runner at 2nd was picked off before a sacrifice bunt and flyout ended the rally. Fairfield then loaded the bases with one out the next inning but the Mustangs Cole Baker fanned 2 straight batters and escaped the jam. The 9 seniors on the Fairfield team that went 30 and 8 included Kooper Dahlstrom, Micah Harris, Justin Leonard, Narendra Martin, Wyatt Stark, Chet Vogt, Ellis, Hietpas and Gridley

(7/30) Trojan Booster Club Golf Tournament Is August 16th


The 4th annual Trojan Booster Club golf outing is Saturday August 16th at the Walton Club. The tournament will feature 27 foursomes but If you don't have enough for a team they will match you up with other players.

Call Activities Director Jeff Courtright to register or for more information at 641-233-7022

(7/30) Fairfield Alumni Event Called Off


Fairfield High School's Trojan Booster Club was planning to have an alumni day on August 9th but it has been cancelled due to a lack of players signing up for the football game.