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Central Track Gets Another All-American, School Record in New York

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 5:50 am

Starting the day in second place in the decathlon, Central men’s track standout, Eric Larson, closed out his impressive collegiate career with another line on his resume, earning All-American status by finishing sixth at the NCAA Division III National Meet in New York.

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Knoxville Raceway Get Memorial Day Weekend Off And Running Tonight

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 5:47 am

Memorial Day weekend is often called the biggest race weekend on the calendar.

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Good Showing for Knoxville and Pella on Day One of State Track

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:59 am

The 2015 Iowa High School State Track and Field meet got off to a nice start for both the Knoxville Panthers and Pella High.

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Knoxville Girls Golf Fall To DSM Roosevelt In Regular Season Finale

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Girls Golf Squad got one final meet in before the Regional next week.

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PCM, Pella Christian Finish Near Top Ten in Opening Day at Drake Stadium

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:57 am

Rachel Peter kicked the day off for PCM in the girls Class 2A 3000 meter run finishing 11th with a time of 11:07.38.

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Knoxville Boys Soccer End Regular Season With A Win Over Oskaloosa

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville Boys Soccer Squad finished the regular season last night with a 3-1 victory over Oskaloosa.

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Pella and PC Girls Tennis Teams Send Athletes to State Singles and Doubles Tournament

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:55 am

Andrea De Bruin Serves

Lily Rozenboom Swings

Pella Christian is sending a doubles pair and Pella is sending a freshman to the girls state tennis tournament in Ankeny.

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Pella Soccer Falls Twice at Home

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:54 am

The Pella Lady Dutch soccer team is already in postseason mode as the playoff tournaments loom.

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Lady Dutch Golf Regular Season Concludes with Close Loss to Fairfield

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:53 am

Only three strokes separated No. 11 Pella High and Class 4A No. 7-ranked Fairfield in their head-to-head dual girls’ golf meet yesterday.

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Eagles’ Girls Blanked by Fillies, Boys Fall in Close One

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:53 am

A slim one-goal lead did not hold up for the Pella Christian boys’ soccer team yesterday in their match with Dallas Center – Grimes.

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Trojan Boys’ Golf Sixth in District Meet

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:52 am

It was the end to the 2015 boys’ golf season for Pleasantville on Thursday, finishing in sixth place amongst a tough field at the Class 1A district golf meet.

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Wicks and Wetterling Don’t Disappoint in 2015 State Track Debuts

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:52 am

The Pleasantville boys track team only had one event going on Thursday out of their five they qualified, but Kirk Wicks did not disappoint as he qualified for the Class 1A 200 meter dash final with a time of 22.71.

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Decker an All-American, Larson Second in Decathlon

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 5:50 am

Day one of the NCAA Division III National Outdoor Track and Field Championships has already crowned an All-American from Central.

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Pella Track Ready to Paint Des Moines, Drake Stadium Green Over Next Three Days

Posted: Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 6:00 am

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With a school record amount of athletes from both the boys’ and girls’ track and field programs qualifying for the state meet, Pella High is set to make some noise inside of Drake Stadium for the Class 3A meet today.

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Knoxville Track And Field Squads Go For Gold

Posted: Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 5:59 am

13 events between boys and girls from the Knoxville Track and Field Squads will head to the Blue Oval starting today for the State Track and Field Meet.

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Eagles and Mustangs Head to Des Moines for Track Glory

Posted: Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 5:58 am

A good contingent of Pella Christian and PCM track faithful will make the jaunt up to Des Moines for the Class 2A portion of the boys’ and girls’ state track and field meet that starts today.

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Carter Goes For 3 In A Row In Regional Girls Tennis

Posted: Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Girls Tennis Squad will look to the Individual Regional today for a spot at the State Meet.

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Knoxville Girls Golfers Get A Final Meet Before Regionals

Posted: Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 5:55 am

The Knoxville Girls Golf Squad plays its final tune up before Tuesday’s Regional with a meet against Des Moines Roosevelt today.

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Trojans, Saints’ Wetterling Enter Day One of State Track

Posted: Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 5:52 am

Going for the gold starting today are Chase Wetterling from Melcher-Dallas and the Pleasantville boys’ track and field team up on the Blue Oval in Des Moines.

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Dutch Softball Receives Two First-Team All-Americans

Posted: Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 5:50 am

Central College’s Abbey Strajack and Karlee Rock have both been chosen as first team All-Americans by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.

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