Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Football’

Little Dutch Unable to Keep Pace with Marshalltown in Football Season Opener

Posted: Saturday, August 25th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The aerial attack of Marshalltown was just too much as the Bobcats defeated Pella 31-7 to open the season last night.

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Pella Must Slow Down Bobcats’ Aerial Attack in Football Opener

Posted: Friday, August 24th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Nearly a month of preparation comes to a head tonight, as the Pella High football team opens up the 2012 season at Marshalltown.  

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Pella Football Coach Looking Forward to New Players this Fall

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Pella High football fans got their first taste of what the Little Dutch will look like this season during last night’s intrasquad scrimmage, and now will set their sights on next Friday’s season opener.

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Pella Football Coach Sees Benefit in Challenging Non-District Schedule

Posted: Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 at 6:00 am

This fall’s schedule for the Pella High football team features a challenging start to the season for the Little Dutch, and head coach Jay McKinstrey wouldn’t have it any other way.

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Local College Football Product Helps Make Offseason Successful for Pella High Football

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Members of the Pella High football team have a week of practice under their belts now, but for many of the athletes, this week wasn’t at all about starting on the ground floor.

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Football Camp, Early Practices Lay Groundwork for Success at Pella

Posted: Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Fall football practices are fully underway at Pella High School, as the team lays the groundwork for what they hope – and expect – to be another successful season.

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Marion County PM Sports Page – Grant Gustafson

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 7:30 pm

The Pella High boys basketball team is trying to advance to the Class 3A Substate Finals, and forward Grant Gustafson has been a key component in the success of the Little Dutch this season. The standout student-athlete talked with KNIA/KRLS Sports Director Eric Gotschall about the team’s success on the hardwood, his plans after graduation, and the excitement of being chosen for this summer’s Iowa Shrine Bowl game.

2012-13 Football Schedules Released

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 5:57 am

Just over a month after the announcement of the new district alignments for the 2012 and 2013 football seasons, our local high school teams learned who their non-district opponents would be and what order they’d play facing their opponents in for the next two falls.

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Pella High’s Gustafson, PCM’s Burns Selected for Shrine Bowl Football Game

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 at 5:57 am

A pair of local stand-outs on the football field this past season have been selected to play in the Iowa Shrine Bowl football game this summer.

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New Football Districts Announced

Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The new District assignments for all six classes in football for next season were released yesterday by the Iowa High School Athletic Association.

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Pella Football Players Pile Up Academic All-District Honors

Posted: Friday, November 18th, 2011 at 5:58 am

Proving they work just as hard in the classroom as on the practice field, a total of eighteen members of the Pella High football team have earned Academic All-District honors.

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Offseason Begins with Time Away from Football for Little Dutch

Posted: Thursday, November 17th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The 2011 high school football season will come to a conclusion this weekend, and the members of this year’s Pella High football team are using this time to decompress and take a little time away from the game for themselves before regrouping and beginning to plan for next year.

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Twelve Pella Players Make All-District Football Teams

Posted: Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Class 3A District 7 champion Pella High had a league-best nine players named First Team All-District Football for 2011.

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Seniors Depart Program Ready for Success in Life, Says Pella Football Coach

Posted: Monday, November 14th, 2011 at 6:00 am

It’s an annual tradition, but the departure of a senior class from the Pella High football program always seems to deliver a staggering blow.

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End-of-Season Routine Difficult to Accept for Pella Football Team

Posted: Friday, November 11th, 2011 at 6:01 am

From gruelling two-a-day workouts in the summer heat to clashing with a top-tier team on a rainy November night, this past season has contained a number of tough settings for the Pella High football team, though none may be as difficult as the dreaded end-of-season equipment check-out process.

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Second-Half Scores Push ADM Past Pella High in 3A Quarterfinal

Posted: Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 at 6:02 am

An exhilarating ten-game win streak for the Pella High football team came to an end last night in Adel, as ADM walked off their own rain-soaked field with a 25-13 victory in hand.

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Gavin Glenn, ADM Offense to Test Pella Defense in 3A Quarterfinal

Posted: Monday, November 7th, 2011 at 6:01 am

Pella High hits the gridiron in Adel Monday night to face ADM in a rematch of the Class 3A second round playoff game from a season ago.  

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Pella Lineman Says ADM’s Defensive Front Presents Many Challenges

Posted: Friday, November 4th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Behind a skilled offensive line, the Pella football team has racked up nearly 3200 yards of offense on the ground this season, and it’s unlikely that they’ll deviate much from a run-heavy attack on Monday when the Little Dutch face ADM in the Class 3A Quarterfinals. 

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Pella High Football – Marion County PM Sports Page

Posted: Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011 at 7:30 pm

Pella High football players Matthew Blom, Sam Davis, and Jacob De Waard joined Eric Gotschall on tonight’s Marion County PM Sports Page show to talk about the success of the Little Dutch so far this season, and look at what lies ahead on Monday against ADM.

Third-Round Playoff Scheduling Allows Time to Recover, Says Pella Football Coach

Posted: Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011 at 5:59 am

After the usual whirlwind start to the Iowa High School Football Playoffs, the teams that are still in the hunt get to enjoy a little more normalcy in their schedules, as an entire week separates the second and third round games.

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