Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Christian Girls Basketball’

Pella Christian Girls Fall in Final Seconds to Montezuma

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Shateah Wetering’s layup with 1.9 seconds remaining lifted Montezuma to a 50-48 victory over Pella Christian in the class 2-A girls basketball regional semifinal heard live last night on 92.1 KRLS.

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Eagle Girls Look to Soar Into Regional Final

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

The Pella Christian girls basketball team hosts Montezuma tonight with a spot in the class 2-A Region 6 final on the line.

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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 Girls, Boys Both Rally Late to Beat Newton

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

In the regular season finale for both clubs, the Pella Christian girls and boys basketball teams each rallied from fourth quarter deficits to beat Newton last night in a doubleheader heard live on 92.1 KRLS. The girls won 51-43 while the boys were victorious 68-62.

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Pella Christian Wraps Up Basketball Regular Season Tonight

Posted: Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian heads to Newton tonight for a regular season ending doubleheader, and second place in the Little Hawkeye Conference is on the line in the boys game.

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Pella Christian Girls Falter, Eagle Boys Hold On to Beat DC-G

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 at 5:57 am

For the second straight game, the Pella Christian girls basketball team dug itself a hole it couldn’t get out of, eventually falling to Dallas Center-Grimes 53-31. The Eagle boys held on the in the nightcap to win 75-72 in a doubleheader heard live on KRLS 2.

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Pella Christian Hosts DCG for Final Regular Season Home Games

Posted: Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 at 5:58 am

The Pella Christian basketball teams host Dallas Center-Grimes tonight for the final regular season home games of the season.

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Last-Second Lay-up Gives Pella Christian Boys the Win; Grinnell Girls Blow Past Eagles

Posted: Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Homecoming ended with an exclamation point for the Pella Christian boys’ basketball team on Friday. Levi Jungling’s lay-up with two seconds left gave the Eagles a dramatic 51 – 49 win over Grinnell, in a doubleheader heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Pella Christian Welcomes Grinnell for Homecoming

Posted: Friday, February 3rd, 2017 at 5:58 am

It’s homecoming tonight at Pella Christian, and the Eagles welcome Grinnell to town for doubleheader basketball action.

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Indianola Girls Avoid Upset by Pella Christian, Eagle Boys Snap Losing Skid

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 at 6:00 am

The class 2-A #6 Pella Christian girls became only the second team to take a halftime lead against class 5-A #1 Indianola, but the Indians fought back to win 56-47 as part of a doubleheader broadcast live on 92.1 KRLS. In the nightcap, the Eagle boys kept Indianola winless in their first year in the Little Hawkeye Conference, 55-50.

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Pella Christian Girls Look for Major Upset, Boys Trying to Find Winning Ways

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian heads west for a girl-boy basketball doubleheader tonight against Indianola.

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PC Girls Pull Away from Norwalk in 2nd Half, Eagle Boys Drop 3rd Straight in LHC

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 5:57 am

Pella Christian’s girls used a big second half to beat Norwalk 66-50 last night on Eagle Lane, while the boys fell behind early and couldn’t recover in a 58-43 setback in a doubleheader heard live on KRLS 2.

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Eagle Basketball Teams Look to Get Back to Winning Ways

Posted: Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 5:56 am

Coming off losses to cross-town rival Pella, the Pella Christian girls and boys basketball teams each look to get back on the winning track tonight at home against Norwalk.

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Pella Christian Basketball Teams Know Potential Opponents on Road to State

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 5:55 am

The Pella Christian girls and boys basketball teams have learned their potential opponents on the path to Wells Fargo Arena.

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Pella Sweeps Away Pella Christian

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 6:00 am

In a flip-flop of what most people expected, the Pella High girls won a last second 53-50 thriller over their cross-town rivals from Pella Christian, while the Little Dutch boys cruised to an easy 83-67 victory to avenge their only loss of the season.

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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 Hoping to Avenge Lone Loss, Girls Aim to Roll at Oskaloosa

Posted: Friday, January 20th, 2017 at 5:57 am

The No. 1 in Class 2A Pella Christian boys basketball team is hoping to flip the script on the only blemish to their otherwise stellar record when they travel to Oskaloosa tonight.

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Pella Christian Rallies to Win both Girls, Boys Games Against Newton

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Both Pella Christian basketball teams erased double digit deficits to sweep Newton in a basketball doubleheader heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

The girls trailed 45-35 with just over 5:00 remaining, and scored the final 17 points to win 52-45. Then the boys fell behind by 15 midway through the second quarter, but rallied to win 65-63.

The girls contest was a game of runs, with Pella Christian using a 9-0 run to stay within 25-22 at intermission. Newton then had a 10-0 third quarter spurt to take control before the Eagles’ closed it out late.

Cailey Terpstra scored 16 points for P.C. and Kaley Wilson and Morgan Fopma each added 10, with Fopma collecting a game high 9 rebounds.

Pella Christian is now 8-5 overall and finishes the first trip through the Little Hawkeye Conference at 3-4.

In the boys game, Pella Christian committed 11 turnovers in the first 12 minutes as they found themselves trailing 33-18. The Eagles then scored the final 9 points of the second quarter and the first six points of the second half to pull even.

Newton responded with three consecutive three-pointers to go back up by 9, but Pella Christian rallied within one by the end of the frame.

A back-and-forth fourth quarter saw the teams knotted at 63 when Alex Pringle missed a reverse layup with 10 seconds to play. Teammate David Kacmarynski grabbed the rebound in traffic and stuck in the put back to give P.C. a 65-63 lead.

The Cardinals’ Connor Gholson, who scored a game-high 23 points, missed a three-pointer with three seconds left, and Kade Vander Molen secured the rebound and the victory.

Levi Jungling’s 21 paced Pella Christian, with 17 coming in the second half. Kacmarynski added 16 and Pringle scored 12.

Pella Christian is 9-1, and 6-1 in the LHC, guaranteed at least a share of first place after the first loop through the league.

Both Eagle teams are in action again today at home against Des Moines Christian. Tipoff of the varsity doubleheader is at 4:30, with live coverage on KNIA 2 beginning at 4:15 with Andrew Schneider and Wynne Veenstra on www.kniakrls.com.

Pella Christian Hosts Newton for LHC Doubleheader Tonight

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2017 at 5:58 am

Pella Christian will celebrate Larry Hessing’s 600 career wins tonight when the Eagles’ basketball teams host Newton in a doubleheader.

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