Posts With Keyword ‘Eight-Man District 5’

Saints Cruise to Easy Win over Meskwaki

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Despite having not “played” since October 5th due to last week’s cancelled game versus Lenox, the Melcher-Dallas Saints showed no rust whatsoever in an 80 – 6 shellacking of Meskwaki Settlement yesterday evening.

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A Win and They’re In: Twin Cedars into the Postseason

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Twin Cedars knew they had to win last night to continue their 2012 season, and they got the job done, handily winning their match against Tri-County 49 – 6.

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Do or Die Game Looming for Twin Cedars Football

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 5:58 am

If the Sabers are going to have their “best game of the season,” this Friday would be the time to do it. Coach Aaron Allspach and his gang just beat Moravia 35 – 0 in a game that was shortened due to severe weather.

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Rain Forces Two Local Eight-Man teams to Early Exits

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Due to the inclement weather, Melcher-Dallas’ game vs. Lenox was cancelled, and there is no make-up date scheduled. Twin Cedars only played two quarters of their game before it got called because of the rain, but Twin Cedars at least gets credit for a win, with a 35 – 0 shutout of Moravia. Melcher-Dallas is sitting at 6 – 1 on the year, while Twin Cedars improves to 4 – 4. Everything comes down to next week for Twin Cedars, as they host Tri-County in an “elimination game” of sorts, while Melcher-Dallas is at Meskwaki to wrap their season up.

Melcher-Dallas, Twin Cedars Close to Reaching Preseason Goals

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 5:58 am

With the postseason drawing near, two of our area eight-man teams are looking to take another step towards accomplishing their goals of either finishing in the top four of district five or winning the district title.

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Melcher-Dallas looks to Slow Down Wayne

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 5:58 am

With Twin Cedars off on a bye week, the Melcher-Dallas football team will be the only area eight-man team to play tonight, and it’s going to be a doozy.

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Saints’ Road to a District Title Not Any Easier this Week Versus Wayne

Posted: Thursday, October 4th, 2012 at 5:58 am

After losing their first game of the season last Friday against H-L-V, the Melcher-Dallas Saints’ 8-man team has to “hit the books” for their upcoming game against an also-tough Wayne troop.

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Twin Cedars Wallops Seymour 77-8

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:00 am

A 77-8 thumping of Seymour Friday night provided the Twin Cedars football team with just the bounce-back game they were looking for.

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Saints Dealt Sobering Blow at H-L-V

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Melcher-Dallas football team fell from the ranks of the unbeatens Friday night, taking a stunning 33-8 setback on the road at H-L-V.

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Little-to-No change Expected from Melcher-Dallas For Tough Opponent

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Melcher-Dallas head coach, Ryan Conrad, expects a physical contest against co-Eight-Man District 5 leader H-L-V on Friday, but he doesn’t expect his team to lose the focus and intensity it has shown to this point in the season.

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Twin Cedars Looking to do Little Things in Weeks to Come

Posted: Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Coming off a 73-28 loss to H-L-V, the Twin Cedars Sabers are looking to bounce back with three games remaining on their schedule for a push towards the playoffs.

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H-L-V Too Much for Twin Cedars in 73-28 Loss for the Sabers

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 5:59 am

Twin Cedars fell behind early and never could catch up, falling on the road at H-L-V Friday night 73-28.

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Melcher-Dallas Hammers Tri-County 74-0 for Homecoming Win

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 5:59 am

For the third straight game the Melcher-Dallas football team cracked the 70-point plateau and notched their second consecutive shutout, blowing out Tri-County Friday night 74-0.

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Melcher-Dallas Homecoming; Twin Cedars at H-L-V Tonight in Local Eight-Man Action

Posted: Friday, September 21st, 2012 at 5:58 am

Melcher-Dallas goes for a fifth-straight win in eight-man football tonight as they host Tri-County for Homecoming.

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Last Week’s Shutout was a Turning Point, says Saints’ Coach

Posted: Thursday, September 20th, 2012 at 5:58 am

As the Melcher-Dallas football team reaches the midway point of the regular season this Friday night, the Saints are looking to chart the progress they’ve made to this point.

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Sabers’ Coach says Tackling Better, Still in Need of Work

Posted: Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Entering last week’s contest against Meskwaki Settlement, the Twin Cedars football team was emphasizing better fundamentals in their tackling.

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Saints Football Team Stays the Course Throughout Light Schedule

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Two runaway victories and a bye week sandwiched in between would be seemingly disruptive to the rhythm of most high school football programs, but the Melcher-Dallas Saints have maintained their concentration over the past three weeks.

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Twin Cedars Football Taking Steps to Keep Moving Forward, says Captain

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Following their first win of the season this past week, the Twin Cedars football team is trying to keep their progress moving forward this week in practice, as the Sabers prepare for Friday’s game against Meskwaki Settlement.

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Marion County PM Sports Page – Twin Cedars Football

Posted: Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 7:30 pm

Twin Cedars notched their first win of the season this past Friday night, a 50-20 Homecoming victory over East Union. On this week’s Marion County PM Sports Page program, KNIA/KRLS Sports Director Eric Gotschall caught up with the Sabers’ captains – Josh Davis, Brent Parker and Dylan Roberts – after practice to discuss the significance of that first victory and why the Sabers have their sights set squarely on another berth in the postseason.

To hear the interview, click the link below.
Twin Cedars Football 09-12-2012

Twin Cedars Pursues First Win Tonight at Home

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Twin Cedars is back on their home field tonight and hoping the familiar settings can help them find their first victory of the season.

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