Posts With Keyword ‘Fred Lorensen’

PCM’s Seniors ‘Had a Great Run’, says Basketball Coach

Posted: Thursday, March 8th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Another impressive season ended prematurely in the minds of the PCM boys basketball team, and with the conclusion to the 2011-12 season with the loss in the Class 2A State Quarterfinals, so ends the high school basketball careers for twelve seniors that made up this year’s Mustangs squad.

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PCM Boys Face Speedy St. Edmond Guards in Today’s Class 2A State Quarterfinals

Posted: Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 at 6:01 am

The run toward what they hope will be a Class 2A State Title continues today for the PCM boys basketball team, as the Mustangs return to Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines to face St. Edmond of Fort Dodge in the State Quarterfinals.

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PCM Boys Cautious in Final Preparations for State Tournament

Posted: Saturday, March 3rd, 2012 at 5:59 am

The PCM boys basketball team continues its preparation for their return to the Class 2A State Tournament, but they’re being very careful in their final workouts.

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PCM Boys Handling Long Break Between Postseason Games

Posted: Friday, March 2nd, 2012 at 5:59 am

A nine-day layoff from the Substate Finals to the Boys’ Class 2A State Quarterfinals might seem like a disadvantage, but the PCM boys basketball team knows just how to handle the wait.

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Bid to State Tourney on the Line Tonight for PCM Boys

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2012 at 6:01 am

A repeat of one of last year’s Class 2A Substate Finals will be played out tonight in Ankeny, as the PCM boys basketball team clashes with West Marshall for a chance to return to the State Tournament.  

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PCM Boys Preparing for Toughest Task of the Season without Top Scorer

Posted: Friday, February 24th, 2012 at 5:59 am

The PCM boys basketball team continues its preparation for their upcoming Substate Final, and the Mustangs aim to be ready with OR without their star player.

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Mustang Stampede! PCM Faces Davis County in Boys Class 2A District Semis

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 5:59 am

The PCM boys basketball team can build on its 16-game win streak and get one step closer to a return to the State Tournament with a win tonight, as they’ll face Davis County in all-Mustangs Class 2A District Final in Ottumwa.

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PCM Boys Withstand Late Pella Christian Rally for 57-49 Semifinal Win

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:01 am

A pair of local area boys basketball teams turned in a memorable and exciting performance on the hardwood Thursday night, with PCM claiming a 57-49 win over Pella Christian in a game that felt like it should have taken place deeper in the postseason.

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PCM Boys Host Pella Christian Tonight in District Tournament

Posted: Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 6:00 am

A showdown of local boys basketball powers takes place tonight in Monroe, as the Mustangs host nearby Pella Christian in the Class 2A District Semifinals.

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PCM Boys Playing Well, But Improvements Still to be Made, Says Coach

Posted: Thursday, January 19th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Of all of our Marion County area girls and boys basketball teams, no one unit has been hotter than the PCM boys.

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Another Tough HOIC Match-Up for PCM Basketball Teams Tonight

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 5:59 am

The 2012 portion of the schedule has been a good stretch so far for the PCM girls and boys basketball teams, as both Mustang squads are unbeaten in the new year.

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Improved Backcourt Play Gives PCM Boys More Offensive Weapons

Posted: Thursday, January 12th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Now winners of seven straight games, the PCM boys basketball team seems to be showing flashes of the type of play that earned the Mustangs a trip to the Class 2A State Semifinals a season ago.

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PCM Boys Have Improvements to Make to be a Championship-Caliber Squad

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 5:59 am

It’s often said that “defense wins championships,” and if the PCM boys basketball team wants to be the last Class 2A team standing at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines in March, it will likely take an improvement on defense to accomplish that goal.

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PCM Boys’ Coach Hoping Talented Players Will Add Depth to Team

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 5:59 am

While the PCM boys basketball team has certainly had success in the early portion of the season, they’re still looking for a few pieces to fit into place to make themselves a championship contender again.  

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PCM Basketball Teams Sweep CMB

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 6:01 am

PCM took their skills to Baxter last night to face CMB, and returned home with a pair of wins in tow; notching 45-33 and 76-58 triumphs in the girls and boys games, respectively

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Road Game Tonight for PCM Basketball Teams

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The PCM girls and boys basketball teams will try and build on the momentum of a pair of lopsided wins over Colfax-Mingo on Tuesday night when they travel to Baxter tonight to face CMB.

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No. 1-Ranked PCM Boys Host Pella Christian Tonight

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:01 am

A rematch of one of last season’s Class 2A State Quarterfinal games is on the docket for tonight, as the PCM boys basketball team hosts Pella Christian in non-conference play.

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