Posts With Keyword ‘Bob Fessler’

New Pella Coach Leaning on Lessons Learned from Predecessor

Posted: Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 at 6:00 am

First-year Pella High volleyball coach Catie Brand enters this fall with much of the program feeling very new.

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Boyd Leads Charge as Pella Boys Finish Fifth at State Golf Meet

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:04 am

Despite much windier conditions and even a few drops of rain, the Pella High boys golf team managed to shave eight strokes off of their first round score to claim fifth place Saturday at the Class 3A Boys State Golf Meet.  

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Pella Volleyball Coach Steps Down

Posted: Thursday, November 10th, 2011 at 6:01 am

The 2011 season will be the final one for Pella High head volleyball coach Bob Fessler, who informed his players at the end of the season that he would not return next fall as head coach of the Lady Dutch.

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Marion County PM Sports Page – Central College’s Chelsea Grieger

Posted: Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 at 7:30 pm

Central College senior and Pella native Chelsea Grieger finished her final collegiate volleyball season last weekend, concluding a career that saw her earn All-Iowa Conference honors three times and take possession of most of Central’s school records for digs.

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Marion County PM Sports Page – Pella Christian’s Jenna Horstman

Posted: Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 at 7:30 pm

Pella Christian senior Jenna Horstman was recently selected as one of the participants of the 2011 IGCA Senior All-Star Volleyball Match.

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2011 Season Featured Milestone Victory for Pella Volleyball Coach

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Earlier this season, Pella High head volleyball Coach Bob Fessler reached a major career milestone – notching his 400th career win as a head coach.

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Knoxville Hosts Pella High in Regular Season Volleyball Finale

Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Volleyball Squad hopes it will be a sea of gold tonight in Panther Gym.

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Pella Volleyball Coach Says Team Is Exhibiting Signs of Growth, Improvement

Posted: Tuesday, October 11th, 2011 at 5:59 am

A bumpy ride for the Pella volleyball team has featured a few less potholes as of late, as the Lady Dutch have been making steady improvement in a pair of weekend tournaments, with a Little Hawkeye Conference victory sandwiched in between.

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Knoxville Included in the Field at Pella Volleyball Invitational

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Pella volleyball team hosts its own tournament today, though it won’t quite have the feel they’d hoped for.

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Optimism Carrying Pella Volleyball Through Trying Season

Posted: Thursday, October 6th, 2011 at 5:59 am

A steady stream of highly successful seasons can sometimes spoil fans of an athletic program, as they grow accustomed to winning and expect championship-caliber teams year-in and year-out, without always taking into consideration where that success comes from.

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Lady Dutch Volleyball Heads to Grinnell Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, October 4th, 2011 at 6:00 am

After picking up a pair of wins this weekend, the Pella volleyball team returns to Little Hawkeye Conference play tonight with a trip to Grinnell.

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Pella Volleyball at Oskaloosa Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Pella volleyball team returns to action tonight with plenty of hard work and challenges lying in front of them.

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Pella Christian Sweeps First Meeting Against Pella High

Posted: Friday, September 16th, 2011 at 6:01 am

Thursday night’s Tulip City Showdown on the volleyball court certainly had the expected moments of tight competition and swings in momentum, but ultimately it was the team from Pella Christian that claimed control of the match, as they swept Pella High 3-0.

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Pella High and Pella Christian Volleyball Squads to Square Off Tonight at Central College

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:01 am

The first meeting of the season between the volleyball teams from Pella Christian and Pella High will take place tonight in the Tulip City, albeit with a slightly different venue.

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Lady Dutch Hoping for Strong Start in LHC Play

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Hoping to carry some momentum forward from their first two wins of the season, the Pella volleyball team starts Little Hawkeye Conference play at home tonight.

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Pella Volleyball Seeking Mental Toughness in Today’s Tournament

Posted: Saturday, September 10th, 2011 at 5:58 am

It’s been a week since the Pella volleyball team last competed, and the Lady Dutch are hoping that the extra time in practice will benefit them on the floor Saturday in a tournament at Southeast Polk High School.

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Little Hawkeye Conference Should be Tight this Volleyball Season, says Pella Coach

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Though their first conference match is still a week away, it would be a mistake to think that Pella volleyball coach Bob Fessler hasn’t been keeping an eye on the rest of the Little Hawkeye Conference.

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Pella Volleyball Competes in Iowa City Tourney Today

Posted: Saturday, September 3rd, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Pella volleyball team gets another crack at high-caliber varsity competition today, as the Lady Dutch will take part in a tournament at Iowa City High.

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Pella Volleyball Making Early Season Adjustments

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Pella volleyball team is off to an uncharacteristically slow start to the season, but the Lady Dutch coaching staff isn’t about to hit the “panic” button just yet.

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Pella Volleyball Focusing on Unforced Errors

Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

A season-opening loss, marred by inconsistent play, has the Pella volleyball team re-evaluating what the girls need to do to improve their play.

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