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Pella Christian Girls Soccer Turn Attention to Playoffs After DSM Christian Rainout

Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2016 at 5:54 am

Eagles’ soccer coach Mike Buchheit tells KNIA/KRLS Sports he thought his Eagles were the better team last night against Des Moines Christian.

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PCM Girls Soccer Regional Match Suspended Due to Weather

Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2016 at 5:52 am

The PCM Girls Soccer Team will have one more day to come up with a way to solve the a one goal deficit to Norwalk, as their regional match was suspended last night due to rain after the first 27 minutes gone by with Norwalk leading 1-0.

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Pleasantville Baseball and Softball Teams Go For First Win of Season Tonight

Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2016 at 5:52 am

After a cold star to the season, no not the weather but the offense, for the both the Pleasantville Trojan Baseball and Softball squads tonight will present an opportunity to get win number one of the season as they make the long road trip to Mount Ayr.

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Central Women Shatter 1982 Record in the Women’s 4×100-Meter Relay

Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2016 at 5:48 am

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Abi Davis (senior, Des Moines, Dowling Catholic HS), Ashlee Downs (senior, Urbandale, West Des Moines Valley HS), Monica Ruiz (senior, Hudson), and Hope Heitman (freshman, Guttenberg, Clayton Ridge HS) shattered a 34-year-old school record, finishing seventh in the prelims in 47.27 seconds.

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Central’s Decker 2nd in NCAA 10,000

Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2016 at 5:48 am

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Surging from the pack to secure the highest 10,000-meter run finish in Central College men’s track and field history, Cole Decker (senior, Des Moines Iowa, Dowling Catholic HS) finished second to highlight a sultry opening day of action at the NCAA Division III Championships Thursday.

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Little Dutch Trounce Trojans Behind Hillman’s Gem, Pair of Towering Homers

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 6:01 am

Pella’s baseball team had little trouble with their substate finals opponent from a year ago, cruising to a 10-4 victory over Fairfield heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Knoxville Boys Fall To Norwalk In Soccer Sub State

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Boys Soccer Squad fell to Norwalk last night 2-0.

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Knoxville Softball Takes Newton to Extras, Falls in Opener

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 5:59 am

A team with high aspirations this season, the Knoxville Softball team would play even with Newton in the season opener last night forcing extra innings but eventually falling 4-3.

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Pella Christian Soccer Team Beats Avoca to Advance to Substate Final

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 5:59 am

The Pella Christian boys are a win away from a state tournament appearance after beating AHSTW, Avoca 2-1 last night at Norwalk High School.

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Pella Soccer Team Tops Carlisle to Clinch Substate Finals Appearance

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 5:59 am

Pella’s boys soccer team scored all three goals against Carlisle 2-1 Wednesday to move on in the class 2A playoffs.

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Pella Christian Baseball, Softball Teams Continue Early Season Roll Against West Marshall

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 5:57 am

The Pella Christian baseball and softball teams each stayed undefeated to start the 2016 season with a pair of wins over West Marshall Wednesday.

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Pella Softball to Hold Home Opener Against Lynnville-Sully

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 5:55 am

The Pella Softball team is hoping to carry over momentum from Tuesday’s night’s victory against Lynnville-Sully tonight.

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Emillie Krpan throws no-hitter as Melcher-Dallas Saints defeats Orient-Macksburg 11-0

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 5:52 am

Emillie Krpan was untouchable on Wednesday, throwing a no-hitter in Melcher-Dallas’ 11-0 victory over Orient-Macksburg.

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PCM Baseball Continues Strong Start, Softball Falls in Extras

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 5:52 am

The PCM Baseball team would continue their strong start to the season with a dominating 16-2 victory over conference rival South Hamilton last night 16-1.

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Twin Cedars Softball Drops Wild Opening Night Game

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 5:50 am

It was a wild opening night for the Twin Cedars Softball Squad.

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Central Places 13 on All-Region Track Squads

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 5:49 am

Thirteen Central College athletes were named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Central Region team.

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Lady Dutch Soccer Team Wins Double OT Thriller with DCG

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 5:59 am

In a match that was neck-and-neck to the finish, the No. 1 Pella Lady Dutch soccer team clinched the Little Hawkeye Conference championship in two overtimes versus archrival DCG last night 3-2.

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Knoxville Baseball Drops 2 To Oskaloosa

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 5:59 am

After being limited to just one run on three hits in the season opener, the Knoxville Baseball Squad combined for 14 runs last night in their double header.

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Eagles’ Soccer Blanked by Newton

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 5:58 am

Pella Christian’s girls’ soccer team blanked Newton for the first 40 minutes, but the Cardinals’ pressure was too much in the second half, as the visitors won 3 – 0 over the Eagles yesterday.

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Knoxville Softball Opens At Newton

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 5:58 am

Coming off a 19-13 campaign last season and most of its core players back, the Knoxville Softball Squad is poised to have a banner year.

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