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Sophomores Taking Advantage Of Their Time For Knoxville Football

Posted: Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 6:00 am

Everyone knew going into this season, the Knoxville Football Squad would be young in several positions.

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Knoxville Swimmers Help Indianola Take Down DSM Lincoln

Posted: Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 6:00 am

The Indianola Girls Swimming Squad took down Des Moines Lincoln last night 118-65.

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Lady Dutch Recover from Slow Start, Down Carlisle

Posted: Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:59 am

In a muggy gymnasium, the Pella High volleyball team prevailed in sets 2-through-4 to beat Carlisle last night, three sets to one.

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Pella Christian’s Wichhart Becomes Utility Option for Football Team’s Offense

Posted: Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:57 am

The No. 3 Ranked Pella Christian football team is bringing back an array of weapons on their offensive unit in 2015. One of those is slot receiver and H-back Miles Wichhart.

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Pleasantville Volleyball has a disappointing night

Posted: Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:52 am

An over hour long road trip for the Pleasantville Volleyball team did not do any favors for the Trojans last night as they fell to the Eagles of East Union in three straight games 14-25, 10-25, and 15-25.

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Sabers Swept for Second Straight Night

Posted: Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:51 am

Seymour came into Bussey last night and swept Twin Cedars, 23 – 25, 20 – 25, and 13 – 25.

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Dutch Soccer Splits in 2015 Debuts

Posted: Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:50 am

The Central women’s soccer team exploded for a pair of goals in the second half and hung on to win their first game of the 2015 season, 2 – 1, over Nebraska Wesleyan.

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Sweep Marks Beginning of Central Volleyball Campaign

Posted: Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:50 am

A much-anticipated season started with a bang for the Central volleyball team, as they swept Monmouth last night, 25 – 17, 25 – 12, and 25 – 12.

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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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Trick Play Set Knoxville Up For Game Winner On Friday

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 5:59 am

The key play that put Knoxville in position to beat Newton on Friday night was a hook and lateral play that gave the Panthers a first and goal from the Cardinals ten with 12 seconds left.

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Special Teams a Slight Point of Emphasis for Kacmarynski, Eagles Moving Forward

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 5:58 am

There wasn’t much the Pella Christian football team did wrong last Friday in their 48 – 11 shellacking of PCM.

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Sabers Gain Experience in Straight-Set Loss to Rockets

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 5:51 am

It was indeed a learning experience for the Twin Cedars volleyball team last night, beginning the season with a three-set loss to Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont.

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Central Soccer, Volleyball Start 2015-16 Season for the Dutch Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 5:50 am

As many of our high school teams got their first games out of the way over the last eight days, the Central volleyball and men’s and women’s soccer teams will step onto their respective playing fields against opponents for their first taste of action this evening.

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Improved Eagles Fall Short in Ames

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2015 at 6:00 am

A young and still-learning Pella Christian volleyball team came up a tad short in their first tournament of the season on Saturday in Ames.

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Lady Dutch Go 4 – 2 in Bondurant-Farrar Tourney

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2015 at 5:58 am

Up against challenging competitors, the Pella High volleyball team still held their own and went 4 – 2 during their stay at the Bondurant-Farrar tournament this weekend.

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Boys Second, Girls Third in Pella Cross Country’s 2015 Premiere

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2015 at 5:56 am

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Cedar Rapids Prairie was the venue for the first cross country meet of the season involving Pella High on Saturday.

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PCM Volleyball Competed on Saturday at Bondurant

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2015 at 5:52 am

The PCM volleyball team competed in six matches on Saturday at the Bondurant tournament.

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Sabers Finish What they Started Friday, Trample English Valleys

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2015 at 5:51 am

The final score was about as ugly as the weather on Friday, as Twin Cedars ran it up over English Valleys on the gridiron Saturday, 74 – 8.

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Dutch Football Added Some Italian Spice

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2015 at 5:50 am

For the first time in program history, the Central College football team welcomed a visitor from outside of the country onto their team’s practice field last week.

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Henderson Dominates Final Night Of Sprint Car Action At Knoxville

Posted: Monday, August 31st, 2015 at 5:47 am

Domination would be a word that could be used to describe the final night of sprint car racing at the Knoxville Raceway on Saturday.

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