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Late Model Nationals Start Tonight At Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at 5:48 am

For the 14th year, late model drivers from around the nation will take part in the Lucas Oil Late Model Nationals at The Knoxville Raceway.

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Knoxville Volleyball Stays Perfect In SCC Play With 3-1 Win Over Albia

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Volleyball Squad stayed on top of the South Central Conference with a three sets to one victory over Albia last night 25/18, 25/16, 11/25, and 25/11.

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Pella Fends Off Indianola Comeback Attempt in Little Hawkeye Conference Volleyball Showdown

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 5:59 am

After pulling away in the first two sets, the Pella Lady Dutch had their hands full in a five-set victory over Indianola (25-15, 25-20, 22-25, 23-25, 17-15) Tuesday.

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Pella Christian Volleyball Has Little Trouble with Norwalk

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 5:58 am

The Pella Christian volleyball team had no problem with Norwalk last night, as the Eagles swept the home standing Warriors.

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Knoxville Girls 5th; Boys 7th At Oskaloosa Cross Country Meet

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Girls Cross Country Squad finished fifth at the Oskaloosa Invitational yesterday. Led by Ashley Cumpton with an eighth place finish in a time of 22:15, the Panthers were just 14 points out of the top three. The boys placed seventh…just one point out of the sixth place Albia and 20 points away from fifth place Eddyville-Blakesburg. Jordan Bacon led the Panthers with a 32nd place finish with a time of 20:21. Coach Michael Splavec told KNIA/KRLS Sports, they are defiantly on the rise for both boys and girls at this point in the season. Twin Cedars also competed in the meet. The Sabers did not have a complete team to score points but was led on the boys side by Lane Anderson in 62nd place in a time of 23:09.

Boys Results

Girls Results

Near Perfect Night Serving Can’t Get MD Volleyball Over The Hump Against Murray

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 5:53 am

The Melcher-Dallas Volleyball Squad fell in three sets to Murray last night 25/10, 25/11, and 25/16.

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Pleasantville Volleyball Wins Conference Game Over Wayne

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 5:52 am

Traveling on the road to conference rival Wayne last night, the Pleasantville Trojan volleyball team picked up their first conference win of the season 3-0 over the Falcons.

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Central Volleyball Team Wins Home Opener, Women’s Soccer Falls

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 5:50 am

In the first home match for new head coach Jeanne Czipri, the Central College volleyball team knocked off Simpson last night at Kuyper Gym. Meanwhile, the women’s soccer team surrendered its first goals of the season and lost its first match.

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Central’s Alberts, Golt Named Iowa Conference Players of the Week

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 5:49 am

Central College football kicker Jon Alberts and women’s soccer goalkeeper Taylor Golt were named Iowa Conference players of the week.

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Knoxville Hosts Albia In Key SCC Volleyball Match Up

Posted: Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Volleyball Squad has a chance to put their name in the hat as a contender for the South Central Conference title chance tonight as the Panthers take on Albia.

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Tulip City Volleyball Teams In Action

Posted: Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Both the Pella and Pella Christian volleyball teams are back at it tonight for Little Hawkeye Conference action.

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Pella Christian Leaps Up, Pella and Pleasantville Status Quo in Football Rankings

Posted: Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 5:57 am

Three Marion County schools remain ranked in the latest Radio Iowa football poll.

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PCM Girls First at Pleasantville, Saints and Trojans Have High Individual Finishes

Posted: Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 5:52 am

The PCM girls cross country team finished with 54 points to win at Pleasantville last night with four runners in the top 12, while Pleasantville finished in fourth.

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Coppess Leads Dutch Women’s Golf Team at Wartburg Invitational

Posted: Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at 5:50 am

Junior Brittany Coppess fired a career-low 76 Sunday in the final round of the Wartburg College Fall Invitational. She tied for 18th at the 120-player tournament.

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Senior Presence Key To Knoxville Volleyball Resurgence

Posted: Monday, September 11th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Improvement is starting show for the Knoxville Volleyball Squad this season.

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Melcher-Dallas Drops 2 At Own Invitational

Posted: Monday, September 11th, 2017 at 5:53 am

The Melcher-Dallas Volleyball Squad came away empty-handed in the Saints Invitational on Saturday.

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Pleasantville Cross Country Hosts Area Teams This Afternoon

Posted: Monday, September 11th, 2017 at 5:52 am

Running the Pleasantville Golf and Country Club, the Trojan boys and girls cross country teams will host area rivals in a JV/Varsity meet this afternoon.

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Pella Volleyball Advances to Gold Bracket at SE Polk Tournament

Posted: Sunday, September 10th, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Pella High volleyball team fared well against big school competition Saturday at the Southeast Polk tournament.

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Pella Christian Goes 2-3 at Iowa City West

Posted: Sunday, September 10th, 2017 at 5:57 am

Pella Christian held its own at the Iowa City West tournament on Saturday, going 2-3 on the day.

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Melcher-Dallas Drops 2 At Own Invitational

Posted: Sunday, September 10th, 2017 at 5:54 am

The Melcher-Dallas Volleyball Squad came away empty-handed in the Saints Invitational on Saturday.

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