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Knoxville Baseball Tries To Lock Down Control Of SCC Race

Posted: Thursday, June 25th, 2015 at 5:59 am

With two wins tonight, the Knoxville Baseball Squad can all but slam the door shot on the South Central Conference race.

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DeRuiter, Wichhart to Play in Soccer All-Star Game Saturday

Posted: Thursday, June 25th, 2015 at 5:58 am

Following two successful campaigns, Pella Christian senior, Jake DeRuiter, and Pella High senior, Ryan Wichhart, will each be participating in the Iowa High School All-Star Boys’ Soccer Game this Saturday.

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PCM Softball Coming Together at Right Time

Posted: Thursday, June 25th, 2015 at 5:52 am

The PCM softball team has made quiet noise throughout the 2015 season, as they were ranked at one point in the year and have turned it on over the past couple of weeks.

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Stoll Receives All-American Honorable Mention

Posted: Thursday, June 25th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Senior men’s golfer at Central, Desmond Stoll, received an honorable mention as a Division III PING All-American by the Golf Coaches Association of America on Tuesday.

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Four Set To Go Into Knoxville Raceway Hall of Fame

Posted: Thursday, June 25th, 2015 at 5:47 am

The Knoxville Raceway is set to induct four new members into its Hall of Fame this Saturday.

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Hall’s Homers Power Knoxville Softball Past #2 Eddyville-Blakesburg

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 6:00 am

Five total homeruns were hit between Knoxville and Eddyville-Blakeburg last night, but the two bombs hit by Knoxville’s Ricki Hall will be the ones fans will remember as the Panthers knocked off class 2A number two ranked Eddyville-Blakeburg 11-5 in softball.

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Little Dutch Blank Grinnell for Season Sweep

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:59 am

The Pella High baseball team keeps putting the pressure on the rest of the Little Hawkeye Conference race in the league standings, and did so again last night with an 8 – 0 shutout of Grinnell.

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Knoxville Baseball Sweep of Centerville sets up Showdown for Conference Title

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:58 am

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Knoxville Baseball got another sweep on the road Tuesday night at Centerville, and they stay perfect in the South Central Conference heading into a huge night at home against Davis County on Thursday.

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Eagle Softball Welcomes Pella for Return Match

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:57 am

Hoping to keep the train rolling, the Pella Christian softball team has a twinbill with Pella to deal with this evening.

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Girls Tennis Camp Coming To Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville Girls Tennis Program is holding a tennis camp in July.

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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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