Posts With Keyword ‘Kevin Van Maanen’

Jungling Impressive in All-Star Game

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 6:00 am

Lauren Jungling had a big hand in the Southeast Iowa girls’ consolation game win in Saturday’s Iowa Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Game.

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Van Maanen, Jungling, Uitermarkt Highlight Local Talent in Basketball All-Star Game

Posted: Saturday, March 29th, 2014 at 6:00 am

On the court for one final time, Pella Christian and Knoxville has local athletes and coaches on the same all-star squad for today’s Iowa Basketball Coaches Association 2014 All-Star Game.

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Work Toward Success Next Season Will Begin Soon for Pella Christian Girls Basketball Team

Posted: Saturday, March 10th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Ideally the members of the Pella Christian girls basketball team are still basking in the afterglow of their outstanding run to the Class 2A State Championship game, but before long the returning members will start setting their sights on next season.

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Pella Christian Girls Worked Hard, Learned from Losses says Coach

Posted: Monday, March 5th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Ending their season in the Class 2A State Championship game marked a great finish to a special season for the Pella Christian girls basketball team.

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PC Girls Win 66-63, Advance to State Semis

Posted: Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Clutch free throws late in the fourth quarter helped the Pella Christian girls seal a 66-63 victory over previously unbeaten West Hancock Tuesday morning in the Class 2A State Quarterfinals in Des Moines.

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PC Girls Banking on Continued Fan Support at Today’s State Tournament Opener

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 at 6:01 am

A week of anticipation and preparation ends this morning for the Pella Christian girls basketball team, as the Lady Eagles hit the court at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines to face West Hancock in the Class 2A State Quarterfinals.

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PC Head Coach Hopes Experience Helps Team Prepare for Next Week’s State Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 5:59 am

The Pella Christian girls basketball team is in the midst of a full week of practice now, following Monday night’s Class 2A Regional Final victory over Monticello, and Lady Eagles’ head coach Kevin Van Maanen says much of the week will be business as usual for his squad.

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On to State! PC Girls Withstand Monticello Rally; Win 52-46 in Regional Final

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 6:02 am

Four players reached double figures in scoring as the Pella Christian girls basketball team topped Monticello 52-46 Monday night in Marengo to earn a State Tournament berth for the second consecutive season.

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Pella Christian Girls Notch Solid 63-49 Win Over Regina in Regional Semis

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Jasmin Schelhaas scored 17 of her game-high 19 points in the second half, and Pella Christian pulled away from Iowa City Regina in the fourth quarter to claim a 63-49 victory in Friday night’s Class 2A Regional Semifinal in Sigourney.

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Pella Christian Girls Hosting Eddyville-Blakesburg Tonight in 2nd Round of Regional Tourney

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The second part in a hopeful return for the Pella Christian girls to the State Basketball Tournament takes place tonight, as the Lady Eagles host Eddyville-Blakesburg in the Class 2A Regional Tournament.

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Pella High Girls Win 51-40, Hand Rival Pella Christian First Conference Loss

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 at 6:02 am

The Pella High girls basketball team avenged an earlier home loss to Pella Christian with a 51-40 victory on the Lady Eagles’ home court Tuesday night, and gave their cross-town rivals their first Little Hawkeye Conference loss in the process.

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‘United for the Cause’ – Pella Christian Hosts Pella High in Coaches vs. Cancer Games Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 at 6:00 am

As their respective regular seasons wind down, the varsity basketball teams from Pella Christian and Pella High meet tonight for the second and final time this season.

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Pella Christian Girls Light Up Newton 69-30, Boys’ 2nd Half Surge Garners 68-53 Victory

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 at 6:02 am

Pella Christian’s varsity basketball teams looked impressive in Newton Tuesday night, notching respective 69-30 and 68-53 wins over the host Cardinals in Little Hawkeye Conference play.

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PC’s Van Maanen Hopeful Narrow Win Serves as Learning Experience

Posted: Thursday, January 19th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Tuesday night’s narrow 35-25 win over Norwalk marked the midway point in the Little Hawkeye Conference schedule for the Pella Christian girls basketball team, and may have also served as a turning point for the Lady Eagles’ season.  

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Scrappy Norwalk Defense Forces Pella Christian Girls to ‘Win Ugly’ in 35-25 Victory

Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 at 6:02 am

It may not have been pretty, but the Pella Christian girls basketball team managed to keep their first run through the Little Hawkeye Conference unblemished, defeating Norwalk 35-25 last night in Pella.

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Third Quarter Run Spurs Pella Christian to 59-39 Victory Over Pella High

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Though both games resulted in double-digit outcomes, fans of both Pella Christian and Pella High likely all returned home enjoying Friday night’s first contest of the season between the crosstown rivals, as Pella Christian claimed a 59-39 win in the opener and the host Little Dutch notched a 76-64 triumph in the late game.

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First Meeting Between Pella Christian and Pella High Important in Conference Race

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 6:02 am

The first round of the intra-city basketball rivalry between Pella High and Pella Christian is tonight and carries implications greater than just each team wanting to triumph over their Tulip City rivals.

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Pella Christian Looking Forward to Tonight’s Games in Oskaloosa

Posted: Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Pella Christian’s basketball teams will make the short drive down Highway 163 to face Oskaloosa tonight.

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Pella Christian Sweeps Pair at Home Against Newton

Posted: Saturday, January 7th, 2012 at 6:01 am

The Pella Christian basketball teams improved their stature in the Little Hawkeye Conference last night with the Lady Eagles claiming a 76-30 win over Newton and the boys notching a 62-43 triumph over the Cardinals.

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PC Girls Preparing for Return to LHC Slate

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian girls basketball team continues practice before resuming Little Hawkeye Conference play on Friday night.  

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