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PCM Softball Continues to Roll after Win on Tuesday Night

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:52 am

The PCM softball team blanked North Polk at home on Tuesday night en route to an 8-0 victory.

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Pleasantville Baseball Stomps Martensdale-St Mary’s, Softball loses heartbreaker

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:52 am

Pleasantville’s hot bats continued as they blew away the No.6 ranked team in 1A, Martensdale-St Mary’s, 10 – 1 last night. Both teams were 17-3 and on 10-game win streaks going into the game, but the outstanding pitching from Trojan ace, Zeb Adreon, and two big innings of runs were too much for the Blue Devils to handle. Pleasantville, the No.5 ranked team in 1A, brings their record to 18-3 and next play tomorrow night at Wayne. The Pleasantville Softball team was not as fortunate in their home game against Martensdale-St. Mary’s, they lost 1-0 in a night where the bats just did not show up. The close loss brings the Trojans to 9-8 on the season, and they next play tomorrow night at Wayne.

Melcher-Dallas Softball Wins, Baseball Falls on Tuesday Night

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:51 am

The Melcher-Dallas softball team exploded for a 12-1 road win in five innings on Tuesday night against Diagonal.

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Twin Cedars Thumps Eddyville, Mormon Trail on Hardball, Softball Diamonds

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:51 am

Coming back from a tough, late-inning loss to Martensdale – St. Mary’s, Twin Cedars’ baseball team recovered nicely and dumped Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont yesterday, 7 – 0.

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Pair of Dutch Track Standouts Earn Academic Honors

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Seniors Eric Larson and Jamie Vander Veer from the Central men’s track and cross country programs were named to the Capital One Academic All-America Division III team, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

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Pella Christian Stuns Oskaloosa, Boys’ and Girls’ Sweep

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 6:00 am

Once the rain moved out of the area, Pella Christian’s baseball and softball teams beat a pair of very good Oskaloosa squads on Monday night.

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Knoxville Baseball Rolls Over Clarke Again

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 5:59 am

Once their game finally started against Clarke on Monday night, there was little question if Knoxville Baseball would stay undefeated in the South Central Conference.

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Dingeman’s Dingers Lead Lady Dutch to Conference Win Over Grinnell

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 5:58 am

The Pella Lady Dutch just had to get runners on in front of their clean-up hitter, and the rest would take care of itself in their 6-3 win over Grinnell, a game heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Panther Softball Doubles Up Clarke

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Softball Squad lit up of the scoreboard last night in a 14-7 victory over Clarke.

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PCM Baseball and Softball Both Win on Monday Night

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 5:52 am

The PCM softball team continues to play good ball at the right time of year, picking up an 11-7 win at home over Colfax-Mingo on Monday night.

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Pleasantville Baseball continues winning streak over Lenox

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 5:52 am

The Pleasantville Trojans Baseball Team won at Lenox 17-3 last night to bring their winning streak into double digits at ten.

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Late Runs Sink Sabers at Principal Park

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 5:51 am

Their name from the 2014 Class 1A state championship hanging on the right field wall, Twin Cedars’ baseball team returned to Principal Park for the first time since clinching their first ever title last August.

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Former Dutch Track Champion Qualifies for National Championships

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 5:50 am

Division III indoor pentathlon champion in 2011, Kurtis Brondyke, qualified in the decathlon for this week’s U.S.A. Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon.

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Knoxville Softball Splits 2 Games In Oskaloosa

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 6:00 am

Knoxville split two games in the Oskaloosa Classic Saturday.

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Offense Fuels Pella Baseball Bounce Back, Lady Dutch Split in Tournament Action

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 5:59 am

Six home runs were smacked by the Pella High baseball offense in total on Saturday in an important doubleheader sweep following their first two losses of the season.

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Eagles Split in Saturday Action

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 5:57 am

Taking out some of their recent frustrations on an opponent more like their size, the Pella Christian baseball team punted Woodward Academy, 12 – 2.

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Pleasantville sweeps Saturday

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 5:52 am

Pleasantville softball swept a tournament in New Sharon on Saturday winning 9-7 against North Mahaska and 9-8 against Twin Cedars.

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PCM Softball with Strong Showing in Osky Tournament

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 5:52 am

The PCM softball team capped off a good week with a 2-1 record in the Oskaloosa tournament on Saturday.

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Saints Softball Splits on Saturday

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 5:51 am

The Melcher-Dallas softball team went 1-1 on Saturday in the Orient-Macksburg tournament.

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Split-City for Twin Cedars’ Softball in North Mahaska Tourney

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 5:51 am

Twin Cedars was on the correct and incorrect side of two one-run decisions on Saturday during their stay in the North Mahaska tournament.

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