Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Christian Football’

Marion County Once Again Well Represented at Shrine Bowl

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 at 6:00 am

Some of the best football players to ever compete in Marion County will have one last high school football game before they head to college.

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Iowa High School Football Schedules Released

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 at 6:01 am

Photo by Dan Branderhorst


The Iowa High School Athletic Association has now officially released the schedules of local high school football teams.

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Pella Christian’s Huisman Joins Family Legacy at Dordt

Posted: Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 at 5:57 am

The decision to head to Dordt College was an easy one for Pella Christian Senior Alex Huisman.

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Area Football Teams Now Know Non-District Opponents

Posted: Tuesday, February 27th, 2018 at 6:01 am

The Iowa High School Athletic Association has released the preliminary non-district opponents for football teams around the state for all 11-player classes.

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Dordt College Quickly Becoming Prime Destination for Tulip City Football Players

Posted: Thursday, February 8th, 2018 at 5:57 am

Numerous local high school athletes will continue playing sports in college, and many signed Letters of Intent on National Signing Day.

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2018-19 High School Football Districts Released

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 9:50 am

Area schools know who they will be playing in their districts for the next two years of high school football.

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Pella Christian’s Rich Kacmarynski Recognized by Iowa Football Coaches Association

Posted: Thursday, January 18th, 2018 at 5:55 am

Pella Christian Football Head Coach Rich Kacmarynski was selected as Regional Coach of the Year in Class 1A Football.

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Pella Christian, Pella, Pleasantville Represented on All-USA Iowa Football Team

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 5:59 am

The American Family Insurance All-USA Iowa football team has been announced, and three local schools are represented.

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Future Filled with “Hope,” High Expectations for Pella Christian Football Team

Posted: Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 at 5:58 am

While there is no doubt that the end of the Pella Christian football season was heartbreaking and just short of the team’s first ever state title game appearance, the program’s growth in the last 14 years is fairly unprecedented.

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Pella Christian and Pleasantville Football Well Represented on All-District List

Posted: Saturday, November 18th, 2017 at 5:55 am

A total of 12 Pella Christian and 8 Pleasantville athletes were awarded All-District honors for their performance in class 1A District 5 play.

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Pella Christian Finds Success in Week Two QB Switch

Posted: Friday, November 17th, 2017 at 5:58 am

A pivotal week two switch in the Pella Christian lineup transformed their good football team into a state title contender in the 2017 season.

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Pella Christian Football Season Ends in Another Heart-Wrenching Loss to Regina

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

Photo by Dan Branderhorst, Pella Christian AD


Despite a hard-charging comeback, the Pella Christian football team’s season ended for the second straight year with a gut-wrenching loss to Regina.

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Pella Christian Season Ends in Another Heart-Wrenching Loss to Regina

Posted: Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at 6:01 am

Despite a hard-charging comeback, the Pella Christian football team’s season ended for the second straight year with a gut-wrenching loss to Regina.

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Eagles Football Team Looking to Clear a Measuring Stick in Showdown with Regina

Posted: Friday, November 10th, 2017 at 5:59 am


Pella Christian’s invitation to join the elite programs in Iowa High School football will begin if they can clear a hurdle they’ve been unable to get over the last four years.

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Football Friday Night Coaches’ Playbook – Pella Christian Postgame Speech – Semifinals

Posted: Thursday, November 9th, 2017 at 4:15 pm


Take an exclusive look at the Eagles’ celebrating their first trip to the UNI Dome.

Football Friday Night Classic – Pella Christian vs. Regina 2016 – Semifinals

Posted: Thursday, November 9th, 2017 at 4:00 pm

With a highly-anticipated rematch with Regina on the horizon, Pella Christian is looking to overcome the Regals and advance to the state championship game. Before we delve further into Saturday’s showdown, we look back at the last time these two teams played on a KRLS classic, with Andrew Schneider and Larry Hessing on the call on Regina/Pella Christian in the state quarterfinals on November 4th, 2016.

For Pella Christian, Dome Trip is 14 Years in the Making

Posted: Thursday, November 9th, 2017 at 5:58 am


Pella Christian is still the new kid on the block when it comes to Iowa High School football. It’s been just 14 years since the first game was played by Eagles football players, and this week marks the program’s biggest milestone to date — their first ever trip to Cedar Falls and a game in the state semifinals at the UNI Dome.

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Dome Bound! Eagles Taking First-Ever Trip to Cedar Falls After Blowout of Pleasantville

Posted: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 6:01 am

For the first time in program history, the Pella Christian football team is heading to the UNI Dome in Cedar Falls after blowing past Pleasantville 44-6, as heard live on KNIA and kniakrls.com.

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Football Friday Night Coaches’ Playbook – Eagles Kickoff – Quarterfinals

Posted: Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at 6:15 pm

Verlan Nikkel breaks down the Pella Christian kickoff unit.

Football Friday Night Profile – The Playmakers of Marion County – Quarterfinals

Posted: Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at 6:00 pm

The two players responsible for the most of our highlights every week on KNIA/KRLS are converging on Eagle Lane for the chance to lift their team to the UNI Dome.

Andrew Schneider and Andrew Swadner feature Marion County’s two biggest human highlight reels in our player profile…