Today’s Local Sports

Jungling Scores 5 TDs as Dordt Finishes Season Victorious

Posted: Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 at 5:57 am

Pella Christian alum Levi Jungling scored five touchdowns Saturday as the Dordt College football team finished the 2017 season with 58-37 win over Briar Cliff.

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Young Players Getting Plenty Of Varsity Time In Other Sports For Melcher-Dallas

Posted: Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 at 5:52 am

It will be an extremely young team for Melcher-Dallas this season.

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PCM Girls Basketball Sees First Action at Lynnville-Sully Jamboree

Posted: Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 at 5:52 am

Preparing for their first regular season game at Newton this coming Friday, the PCM Mustang girls basketball team competed with a host of teams at the Lynnville-Sully Jamboree last night.

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Pina Back on All-Conference Soccer Squad

Posted: Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 at 5:50 am

Central College men’s soccer forward Miguel Pina was chosen to the all-Iowa Conference team for the second consecutive year.

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Pella Christian Football Season Ends in Another Heart-Wrenching Loss to Regina

Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 6:01 am

Photo by Dan Branderhorst, Pella Christian AD


Despite a hard-charging comeback, the Pella Christian football team’s season ended for the second straight year with a gut-wrenching loss to Regina.

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Pella, Pella Christian Well Represented on all-LHC Volleyball Team

Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 5:58 am

Four Pella High girls and two Pella Christian players were named to the first two teams of the all-Little Hawkeye Conference volleyball squad, while others received honorable mention.

Pella juniors Emily Holterhaus and Natalie Clayberg were named to the first team, along with Pella Christian junior Bekah Horstman. On the second team were Lady Dutch senior Kara Wichhart, junior teammate Kennady Klein and Eagles junior Emma Huisman.

Earning all-LHC honorable mention were Pella Christian’s Sophie Howerzyl and Morgan Fopma, plus Pella’s Jenna Schulte.

Meet The Panthers Night Friday At KHS

Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 5:57 am

The winter version of Knoxville’s Meet The Panthers night is Friday at the high school.

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Pleasantville Boys Basketball Will Have Scoring Opportunities

Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 5:52 am

After the graduation of one of the top players in program history in Brady Elder, the Pleasantville Trojan boys basketball team will look to replace the scoring of the point guard coming up in 2017-18.

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Fundamentals Key To Twin Cedars Early Practices

Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 5:51 am

The first week of practice at Twin Cedars for the girl’s basketball squad has been getting the fundamentals down, and getting to know a new coach.

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Central Football Team Closes 2017 Season with Win over Dubuque

Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 5:50 am

The Central College football team never trailed in a 38-21 win over the University of Dubuque on Senior Day Saturday at Ron and Joyce Schipper Stadium.

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Different Week, Similar Story for the Central Wrestling Team at Millikin

Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 5:49 am

The first trip to the Millikin Open for the Central College wrestling team saw the Dutch pick up three bracket champions, matching the total from the first meet last weekend.

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Central’s Fairley, Rathje Qualify for National Cross-Country Meet

Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 5:49 am

Central College seniors Mark Fairley and Tanner Rathje weren’t ready for their cross country careers to come to an end Saturday at the NCAA Division III Central Regional.

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Pella Christian Season Ends in Another Heart-Wrenching Loss to Regina

Posted: Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at 6:01 am

Despite a hard-charging comeback, the Pella Christian football team’s season ended for the second straight year with a gut-wrenching loss to Regina.

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Meet The Panthers Night Is Friday

Posted: Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at 5:58 am

The winter version of Knoxville’s Meet The Panthers night is Friday at the high school.

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Fundamentals Key For Twin Cedars Girls In Early Practices

Posted: Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at 5:52 am

The first week of practice at Twin Cedars for the girl’s basketball squad has been getting the fundamentals down, and getting to know a new coach. Blake McWilliams has taken over the Saber program and tells KNIA/KRLS Sports, they are working on the basics right now, and hopefully that will lead to better ball handling down the road. The Sabers went 3-18 last season, and will need to replace their leading scorer from last season. The Sabers open up at Southeast Warren next Monday.

Pella’s Cutler Honored by IATC

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 5:58 am

Pella High cross-country coach Doug Cutler has been honored by the Iowa High School Track & Field + Cross Country Coaches Association.

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Offensive Improvement Needs For Knoxville Girls Basketball In 2017/18

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 5:57 am

The one big area for the Knoxville Girls Basketball Squad to improve this season is shooting.

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Pleasantville Girls Basketball Looking to Use Experience as Advantage

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 5:52 am

For the first time under head coach Aaron Fichter’s tenure, the majority of the players on the Pleasantville Trojan girls basketball team will not be a freshman or a sophomore, as the team returns 11 juniors and seniors from a 7-16 squad in 2015-16.

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Number High For Melcher-Dallas Girls Basketball

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 5:51 am

For the first time in almost four years, the Melcher-Dallas Girls Basketball program has numbers to work with.

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Central Football Team Closes out Regular Season; Other Dutch Action

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 5:50 am

The Central College football team wraps up the 2017 season today with a matchup against the University of Dubuque at Ron and Joyce Schipper Stadium.

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