Posts With Keyword ‘Jay Mckinstrey’

McKinstrey, Clayberg, South Team Defeat North in Shrine Bowl

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Only in sports can you read a headline so against what children have been taught in history books, such as “South Defeats North.”

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Clayberg, McKinstrey Highlight Shrine Bowl for Pella

Posted: Monday, January 27th, 2014 at 6:01 am

His high school career at Pella started at the UNI-Dome, and it’s going to finish there, too.

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Linemen Improvements Shine in Most Recent Pella Football Win

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Following what felt like a “breakthrough performance” of sorts in their 35-7 win over Carlisle on Friday, the Pella High football team enters this week of practice feeling good about their prospects for the future and preparing for their next contest.  

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Hy-Vee Radio Coaches’ Corner – September 22nd, 2012

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 11:00 am

Due to coverage of Central College football, the Marion County Midday Magazine has shortened this week’s Hy-Vee Radio Coaches’ Corner program by one hour. Below are each of the interviews, in their entirety.

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Turnovers Pile Up in Pella’s 35-7 Win Over Carlisle

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 6:02 am

Carlisle turned the football over six times and the Pella High Little Dutch were able to take advantage on many of them, spoiling the Wildcats’ homecoming festivities with a 35-7 win Friday night.

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Pella High Football in Carlisle Tonight

Posted: Friday, September 21st, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Pella High football team is back on the road tonight for another Class 3A District 8 test – this time against Carlisle.

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Pella Hangs on to Win Thriller Against Knoxville 14-13

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:01 am

One of the more memorable battles between the Pella High and Knoxville football teams came down to the final plays of the game, as the Little Dutch held on for an exciting 14-13 victory Friday night in Pella.

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Knoxville vs. Pella For the 76th Time Tonight

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Bragging rights along the Des Moines River get settled tonight in Pella as Knoxville travels to the Tulip City for a match up with the Little Dutch in Class 3A District 8 football.

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Pella Football Focused on Moving Forward this Week

Posted: Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 6:00 am

In practice this week, the Pella High football team has tried to quickly forget the Week Three nightmare in Grinnell and move forward toward the impending start of the District 8 schedule.

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Pella Struggles to Gain Footing in Lopsided 42-0 Loss at Grinnell

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Penalties and lack of offense cost Pella as they fell 42-0 to Grinnell in their final non district matchup Friday night.

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Pella Football Aims to Show Improvement in Tonight’s Contest with Washington

Posted: Friday, August 31st, 2012 at 6:02 am

After running into a bit of an offensive juggernaut last Friday in a loss at Marshalltown, the Pella High football team is back in the Tulip City tonight for their home opener; as they’ll host Washington in a Week Two match-up.

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Pella High Football Coach Looking Forward to Again Facing Long-Time Foe

Posted: Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 at 6:00 am

A familiar early-season opponent is back on the schedule this fall for the Pella High football team, as the Little Dutch are spending this week preparing to face Washington.

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Little Dutch Unable to Keep Pace with Marshalltown in Football Season Opener

Posted: Saturday, August 25th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The aerial attack of Marshalltown was just too much as the Bobcats defeated Pella 31-7 to open the season last night.

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Pella Must Slow Down Bobcats’ Aerial Attack in Football Opener

Posted: Friday, August 24th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Nearly a month of preparation comes to a head tonight, as the Pella High football team opens up the 2012 season at Marshalltown.  

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Pella Football Coach Looking Forward to New Players this Fall

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Pella High football fans got their first taste of what the Little Dutch will look like this season during last night’s intrasquad scrimmage, and now will set their sights on next Friday’s season opener.

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Pella Football Coach Sees Benefit in Challenging Non-District Schedule

Posted: Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 at 6:00 am

This fall’s schedule for the Pella High football team features a challenging start to the season for the Little Dutch, and head coach Jay McKinstrey wouldn’t have it any other way.

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Local College Football Product Helps Make Offseason Successful for Pella High Football

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Members of the Pella High football team have a week of practice under their belts now, but for many of the athletes, this week wasn’t at all about starting on the ground floor.

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Football Camp, Early Practices Lay Groundwork for Success at Pella

Posted: Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Fall football practices are fully underway at Pella High School, as the team lays the groundwork for what they hope – and expect – to be another successful season.

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Offseason Begins with Time Away from Football for Little Dutch

Posted: Thursday, November 17th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The 2011 high school football season will come to a conclusion this weekend, and the members of this year’s Pella High football team are using this time to decompress and take a little time away from the game for themselves before regrouping and beginning to plan for next year.

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Seniors Depart Program Ready for Success in Life, Says Pella Football Coach

Posted: Monday, November 14th, 2011 at 6:00 am

It’s an annual tradition, but the departure of a senior class from the Pella High football program always seems to deliver a staggering blow.

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