Today’s Local Sports

Area State Wrestling Participants

Posted: Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 6:01 am

12 local wrestlers from Knoxville, Pella, Pleasantville, and PCM will vie for a state championship at the State Wrestling Meet at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

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Pella Christian Girls’ Basketball Season Comes to an End

Posted: Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian fell short last night in the Class 2A Region 2 semifinals, losing 45-37 to 13th-ranked Pekin a game heard live on KRLS.

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PCM’s Roland Goes For A State Title Tonight

Posted: Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 5:59 am

P-C-M’s Lucas Roland will wrestle for a state championship in the class 2A 170 pound weight class tonight at Wells Fargo Arena.

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Pella Boys Basketball Hoping to Find Consistency to Fuel Playoff Success

Posted: Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 5:57 am

The Pella boys basketball team had a roller coaster of games to end to the 2018 regular season, ahead of their playoffs beginning.

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Knoxville And Pella Girls Battle For A Spot In The Regional Final

Posted: Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 5:57 am

For the second time this season, Knoxville and Pella girls will play each other, this time for a spot in the class 4A regional final.

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Graduation Leaves Void to Fill for Pleasantville Boys Basketball

Posted: Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 5:52 am

The Pleasantville Trojan boys basketball season came to a close on Thursday night in a 58-37 to #2 Van Meter, and with that loss the squad will lose a lot of contributors to graduation.

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Indianola Girls Basketball Starts Postseason Journey

Posted: Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 5:51 am

Hosting Des Moines Roosevelt, the Indianola girls basketball team starts their journey towards Wells Fargo Arena this evening on their home gym.

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Simpson Basketball Fights for Tournament Position in Regular Season Finale

Posted: Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 5:50 am

The Simpson Storm women’s and men’s basketball teams will host the Kohawks of Coe College this afternoon in a doubleheader on their home gym.

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Area Basketball Scores

Posted: Friday, February 16th, 2018 at 8:18 pm

Girls

Pella Chr. 37
Pekin 45
FINAL

8 Area Wrestlers Remain Alive For A Podium After Day One

Posted: Friday, February 16th, 2018 at 6:00 am

Eight of the 12 area wrestlers are still alive for a podium finish at the State Wrestling Meet after day one in Des Moines.

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Eagles, Mustangs Fall in Close District Semifinals Basketball Contests in Marshall County

Posted: Friday, February 16th, 2018 at 5:59 am

Pella Christian and PCM both made the trip to LeGrand for the Class 2A boys basketball district semifinals, but both ended their seasons.

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Knoxville Boys Fall To Fairfield In Regular Season Final Game

Posted: Friday, February 16th, 2018 at 5:54 am

The Knoxville Boys Basketball Squad finished its regular season off with a heartbreaking loss to Fairfield last night 57-53 in overtime.

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Melcher-Dallas And Twin Cedars Boys Fall In District 1A Openers

Posted: Friday, February 16th, 2018 at 5:52 am

Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars boy’s basketball squads saw their seasons come to a frustrating end last night as both were on the wrong end of blowout losses in their Class 1A district games.

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Paulson joins Central Women’s Golf Staff

Posted: Friday, February 16th, 2018 at 5:50 am

Sarah Paulson, the most decorated player on the Central College women’s golf team under Coach Tim Wilkinson, has returned to the program as a volunteer assistant under her old coach.

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Do-Or-Die for Central Men’s Hoops Begins this Afternoon

Posted: Friday, February 16th, 2018 at 5:49 am

All they need to do is win. A win over Wartburg by the Central men’s basketball team today will put Central into the Iowa Conference postseason tournament that starts next week.

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Area Basketball Scores

Posted: Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at 9:44 pm

Boys

Pella Chr. 41
E. Marshall 43
FINAL

Pleasantville 37
Van Meter 58
FINAL

PCM 58
W. Marshall 61
FINAL

Twin Cedars 26
Ankeny Chr. 82
FINAL

Fairfield 57
Knoxville 53
FINAL-OT

After Slow Start Knoxville Girls Route Oskaloosa In Regional Opener

Posted: Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Girls Basketball squad’s start last night against Oskaloosa was the opposite of what they thought it would be.

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Eagles, Mustang Boys Head to LeGrand to try and Knock Off Marshall County Schools

Posted: Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at 5:58 am

Pella Christian and PCM will travel to LeGrand to night to take on Marshall County schools for the chance to advance to the Class 2A Boys Basketball District 13 title game.

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State Wrestling Meet Begins Today

Posted: Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at 5:57 am

672 wrestlers from across the state will be at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines starting today hoping to win state wrestling championships.

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Twin Cedars And Melcher-Dallas Open Up 1A Districts Tonight

Posted: Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at 5:53 am

Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars boy’s basketball squads will open up class 1A district on the road tonight. The Saints will travel to Madrid to play the host Tigers.

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