Today’s Local Sports

Slow Start on Offense Leads to Trojan Defeat

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

A slow start on offense, scoring just 5 points in the first quarter, doomed the Trojans in their first round district game at home against West Marshall last night in a 59-49 defeat.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Fall To Sigourney

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

The Melcher-Dallas boys basketball squad fell to Sigourney last night 73-37.

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PCM Boys Basketball Take Down CMB to Advance

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

For the third time this season, the PCM Mustang boys basketball team defeated CMB, this time in first round district play to continue their season, in a 57-47 romp of the raiders.

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Dykstra Deals Final Blow in Dutch Men’s Tennis Victory

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 at 5:51 am

After going up 2-1 in doubles, the Central College men’s tennis team held on to a 5-4 victory over Concordia University of Nebraska Saturday when Pella’s Sam Dykstra clinched the match at number three singles.

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Area Boys Basketball Results

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 6:27 pm

Carlisle – 70 W
vs.
Knoxville – 68

PCM – 57 W
vs.
Collins-Maxwell – 47

West Marshall – 59 W
vs.
Pleasentville – 49

Pella’s Poole Heading Back to State

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 6:00 am

Pella is sending one wrestler to next week’s state tournament – heavyweight Keegan Poole.

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Knoxville And PCM Send Wrestlers To State Meet

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Three from P-C-M and one from Knoxville will head to the State Wrestling Meet this week.

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Newton Rolls to LHC Bowling Titles

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

Newton ruled on its home floor, winning both the boys and girls Little Hawkeye Conference bowling championships Saturday morning.

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Four Advance to State Tournament for Pleasantville Wrestling

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

The same four wrestlers from Pleasantville who made a trip to Wells Fargo Arena in 2016 are making a return trip in 2017, Sawyer Phillips, Griffin McBride, Chaz Clark, and Will Anthony all advanced past the district round on Saturday.

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Knoxville Boys Battle Carlisle At Wells Fargo Arena Today

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 5:55 am

The Knoxville Boys Basketball Squad regardless of how they do in the district will get to play in Wells Fargo Arena.

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PCM Girls Basketball Overcomes Slow Start to Blow Out Albia

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

After a slow start where they scored only 10 first quarter points, the 11th ranked PCM Mustang Girls Basketball Team recovered to blow out Albia last night 56-19 in their first round regional game.

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Melcher-Dallas Travels To Sigourney For 1A District Opener

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

Class 1A boys get district play gets underway tonight with opening round games across the state.

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PCM And Knoxville Sends Wrestlers To State

Posted: Sunday, February 12th, 2017 at 6:00 am

Three from P-C-M and one from Knoxville will head to the State Wrestling Meet this week.

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Poole Going Back to State!

Posted: Sunday, February 12th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Pella is sending one wrestler to next week’s state tournament – heavyweight Keegan Poole.

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Newton Wins LHC Bowling Meets

Posted: Sunday, February 12th, 2017 at 5:59 am

Newton ruled on its home floor, winning both the boys and girls Little Hawkeye Conference bowling championships yesterday morning.

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Knoxville Boys Basketball To Try Out Wells Fargo Court vs. Carlisle

Posted: Sunday, February 12th, 2017 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville Boys Basketball Squad regardless of how they do in the district will get to play in Wells Fargo Arena.

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Melcher-Dallas Travels To Sigourney Tonight For 1A District Opener

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

Class 1A boys get district play gets underway tonight with opening round games across the state.

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Trojans Move On after Win at Martensdale St. Marys

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

The Pleasantville Trojans got their second win of 2017 against the Martensdale St. Marys Blue Devils in a 44-34 win on the road Saturday night.

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Simpson Women Stay in Playoff Hunt, Men Practically Clinch Spot with Sweep of Central Hoops

Posted: Sunday, February 12th, 2017 at 5:50 am

A pair of strong second-half efforts propelled the Simpson women’s and men’s basketball teams to victories over Central College on Saturday.

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Pella Outlasts DCG in 3 OT Boys Thriller; Lady Dutch Use Defense to Slow Fillies

Posted: Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at 6:00 am

It took 12 minutes of overtime to wrap up a sensational regular season of basketball for the Pella hoops teams.

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