Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Christian Basketball’

Pella Christian Top 10 Sports Stories of 2016-2017 School Year – #2

Posted: Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 at 5:56 am

Today we continue the countdown of the Top 10 sports stories of the 2016-2017 school year at Pella Christian with number two.

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Pella Christian’s “Dynamic Duo” Recognized for Tournament Efforts

Posted: Monday, March 13th, 2017 at 6:01 am

Despite falling just short of earning a championship, Pella Christian’s two best players were recognized for an incredible week in the Class 2A State Tournament.

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Pella Christian Falls Short in Championship Bid to Wolfpack

Posted: Saturday, March 11th, 2017 at 6:01 am

The Pella Christian basketball team will have to wait another year for their fourth-ever championship after falling 62-50 to Western Christian in the Class 2A finals last night in Des Moines.

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Pella Christian Surges Past Kuemper to 2A Championship Round

Posted: Friday, March 10th, 2017 at 6:02 am

Pella Christian is state championship-bound tonight after holding off Kuemper Catholic in the Class 2A state semifinals Thursday afternoon 64-61 in an instant classic heard live on KRLS.

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Pella Christian Aims to End Title Game Drought Against High-Octane Kuemper Catholic

Posted: Thursday, March 9th, 2017 at 6:01 am

It’s been eight years since the Pella Christian basketball team had a chance to win a state championship, and the senior-heavy Eagles are aiming to avoid the fate that stopped them in their tracks each of the past two seasons at Wells Fargo Arena today.

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Pella Christian Holds Off Van Meter in Overtime to Start 2017 State Tournament Run

Posted: Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 6:02 am

The Pella Christian boys are advancing to the State basketball semifinals for the third straight season after surviving overtime with Van Meter 52-49 in a game heard live Tuesday on 92.1 KRLS.

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Pella Christian Set to Start Strong Against Van Meter at Wells Fargo Arena

Posted: Tuesday, March 7th, 2017 at 6:01 am

One of the strongest teams Larry Hessing has ever sent to the state basketball tournament will hope to avoid an early exit against a team they’ve already defeated this season in the Class 2A state quarterfinals.

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Pella Christian Bench May be Key in Tournament Run

Posted: Monday, March 6th, 2017 at 6:01 am

The depth of the Pella Christian boys basketball team may be the key in getting them closer to a 2A Championship this week.

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Pella Christian Routs Highland to Earn 14th-Ever State Appearance

Posted: Monday, February 27th, 2017 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian boys basketball team ran the Highland Huskies off the floor to advance to their 14th-ever state tournament in a 72-33 victory as heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Pella Christian Routs Highland to Earn 14th-Ever State Appearance

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2017 at 6:01 am

The Pella Christian boys basketball team ran the Highland Huskies off the floor to advance to their 14th-ever state tournament in a 72-33 victory as heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Pella Christian Poised for Substate Finale Tonight

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2017 at 6:00 am

Experienced and tested, Pella Christian’s goal of playing for a Class 2A state championship will come down to tonight’s Substate Final with Highland.

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Pella Christian Boys Cruise by Albia to Begin 2017 Playoffs

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2017 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian’s boys kicked off what they hope is another journey to Wells Fargo Arena with their 73-55 victory over Albia in the district semifinals, as heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Explosive Third Quarter Leads to Eagles’ Victory Over North Mahaska

Posted: Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Pella Christian used aggressive defense to rack up 26 points in the 3rd quarter of a 57-37 home victory over North Mahaska in the Class 2A girls regional quarterfinals round.

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Pella Christian’s Jungling Tops 1500 Career Points in Comeback Victory

Posted: Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at 9:42 pm

A career milestone was toppled by one of the best dual-sport athletes in Iowa High School sports history.

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Pella, Pella Christian Set to Clash Again Tonight With Four Top Ten Teams

Posted: Tuesday, January 24th, 2017 at 6:00 am

Four-ranked teams are set on a collision course tonight as Pella and Pella Christian face each other for the second time this year.

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Pella Christian Girls Rout Oskaloosa; Boys Shooting Off in Loss to Indians

Posted: Saturday, January 21st, 2017 at 6:00 am

For just the second time this season, the Pella Christian basketball teams found themselves in a split in which the boys lost.

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Pella Christian Boys on Cruise Control Against West Marshall

Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 at 5:59 am

In a break from Little Hawkeye Conference action, the No. 1 ranked Pella Christian boys basketball team took care of business on the road to State Center last night.

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Pella Christian Boys Spread It Out in Conference Road Win; Girls Fall to Ranked Grinnell

Posted: Saturday, January 7th, 2017 at 6:00 am

On a night where Grinnell was looking for a signature Little Hawkeye Conference win at home, the Pella Christian boys played one of their most complete games of the year to earn a 68-53 victory, as heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Pella Christian’s Engbers, Riggen Closing Out College Basketball Careers

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2016 at 5:58 am

Two Pella Christian alumni are in their senior seasons of college basketball.

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Pella Christian Sweeps PCM Out of Eagles’ Home Gym

Posted: Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 at 6:01 am

Pella Christian earned a sweep of PCM in a girls’-boys’ doubleheader heard live on KNIAKRLS.com.

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