Posts With Keyword ‘Pella High Football’

Schulte-Less Little Dutch Prepared for Huge Early Road Test

Posted: Friday, September 4th, 2015 at 5:57 am

They say that one player does not a team make. Tonight, Pella High football will try to go out there and prove that as the top two ranked teams in Class 3A clash at Dallas Center – Grimes.

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McKinstrey Pleased with Passing Game’s Progress

Posted: Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 at 5:58 am

With one less threat in the backfield for Pella High’s football team this year, the Little Dutch are still looking to essentially run down their opponents each week.

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Little Dutch Learning to Fight Through Fatigue in Early Going

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:00 am

For a first game of the football season, last Friday seemed pretty tame compared to past Week One games that our area schools have had to endure.

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Noah’s Big Day Lit Up Scoreboard on Dreary Day, Pella Wins Again

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Much like the start of the 2014 football season, the first offensive play for Pella High was a passing touchdown last night, as the Little Dutch decimated Washington, 42 – 24.

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Little Dutch Begin Title Defense Tonight

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2015 at 5:59 am

The last we saw of them, they were parading the 2014 Class 3A State Football Championship Trophy around the UNI Dome and the Pella High gymnasium.

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Seth Johnson’s Leg Will be Hard to Replace for Little Dutch

Posted: Thursday, August 27th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Offensive players come and go. Defensive players are replaced. For Pella High, one big hole that needed to be filled after last year’s seniors graduated was on the special teams side of the ball.

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Wide Receivers Aplenty for Pella High Football

Posted: Monday, August 24th, 2015 at 5:57 am

In 2014, it was the ground game that blew by defense after defense and lit up the scoreboard for the Pella High football team.

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Little Dutch Defense Will be Young, but Tough

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 5:57 am

We could talk all day and all night about how talented the Pella High football team’s offense was in 2014 to help lead them to a state championship.

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2015 Pella High Football About Putting Last Year in the Past

Posted: Monday, August 17th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Out of sight and out of mind, mostly.

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Three Pella High Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Posted: Thursday, February 5th, 2015 at 6:00 am

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A trio of Pella High seniors will carry the “student-athlete” moniker into their collegiate careers.

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Jansen to Sign with Iowa Football Today

Posted: Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:55 am

It’s been a wacky road for Pella High senior, Garret Jansen.

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Little Dutch Hope for Better Timing on Defense in 2015

Posted: Thursday, January 1st, 2015 at 6:00 am

They say that baseball is the game of inches. Sports like basketball and football, decisions made in a split second can be either costly or highly rewarded.

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Jansen Adds Academic Award to Impressive Senior Campaign

Posted: Thursday, December 18th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Pella High football standout, Garret Jansen, was named to the Iowa Football Coaches Association Academic All-State team.

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Little Dutch Football Add to Awards from Incredible Season

Posted: Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Several members of the Pella High football team were chosen to receive various honors for their hard work on and off the field in 2014.

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Pella High Crowd Was ‘Twelfth Man’ in the Dome

Posted: Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 at 5:59 am

Outnumbering Sioux City Heelan’s fans from what appeared to be a 3:1 ratio, the Pella High football cheering section acted as an extra man on the field for the Little Dutch in Thursday night’s Class 3A state championship game.

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Little Dutch Overcome Five Turnovers, Blast Heelan for First State Championship

Posted: Friday, November 21st, 2014 at 6:00 am

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It looked bleak at first, but the Pella High football team, despite five giveaways, three of them in the first half, prevailed over Sioux City Heelan in last night’s Class 3A state championship game, 38 – 17, in a game that was heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Pella High Football Looks to ‘Finish’ Tonight in Cedar Falls

Posted: Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 6:01 am

The six days of anticipation and waiting are over, and tonight, arguably the top two teams in the state in Class 3A football, Pella High and Sioux City Heelan, do battle inside the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls for a state championship.

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Little Dutch Focused in Practice this Week

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 6:00 am

There is a certain element of sports that is mental, especially at the high school level. This dynamic increases exponentially the further you get into a season and into the playoffs.

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Back on Normal Rest, Dutch Getting Ready for Defending Champs

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 5:59 am

A famous, white-haired wrestler once said, “To be the champ, ya gotta beat the champ!” With or without the “woo” at the end of that sentence, that is exactly what’s facing Pella High in two short days up in Cedar Falls with the defending Class 3A champion, Sioux City Heelan awaiting them.

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Bus Ride Home Enjoyable, but ‘Focused’ for Pella High Football

Posted: Monday, November 17th, 2014 at 6:00 am

It’s always a long bus ride home following a loss, especially one that ends your season. If you’re a member of the current Pella High football team, you have not had to face one of those daunting trips yet this year, and if they’re successful this Thursday night in Cedar Falls, they won’t have to at all in 2014.

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