Reinbeck Courier Sportsen-usThu, 8 Dec 2016 04:47:11 EDTThu, 8 Dec 2016 04:47:11 EDT football coach John Olson has built tradition on life lessonshttp://www.reinbeckcourier.com FALLS - A seventh-grade John Olson paced the sidelines of a fifth-grade basketball team. Mostly clueless to what he was really doing, a passion was instilled in him then; a way for him to make young kids better me.Sun, 4 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EDTDefense drives Rebels, Golden Bears into title gamehttp://www.reinbeckcourier.com are expected to come at a premium when the two stingiest defenses in Class A collide in today's state championship football game. Second-ranked Gladbrook-Reinbeck, allowing a state-best 6.0 points per game, and No.Sun, 27 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EDTJohannsen falls down, gets back uphttp://www.reinbeckcourier.com FALLS - Coming into Thursday's Iowa High School Class A State Football Championship game, 96.4 percent of Gladbrook-Reinbeck's completions went to a receiver not named Matt Johannsen.Sun, 27 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EDTRebels reign againhttp://www.reinbeckcourier.com FALLS - For the first time since 2009, a team defended its state title at the Class A level. The second-ranked Gladbrook-Reinbeck football team used its best-in-the-state defense to fend off a late answer from N.Sun, 27 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EDTMarching on No. 2 GR stops St. Ansgar to reach third-straight title gamehttp://www.reinbeckcourier.com FALLS - The Gladbrook-Reinbeck football team has been so well-trained that doing the right thing at the absolute wrong time went unnoticed by the coaching staff.Sun, 20 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EDT