Posts With Keyword ‘Kevin Van Maanen’

Pella Christian Girls Coach Looking Forward to Upcoming Challenges

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:00 am

Winners of five straight games before the holiday break, the Pella Christian girls basketball team will return to competition in about a week.

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Depth Gives PC Girls Edge in Games, Practice

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:00 am

At 5-1 overall, the Pella Christian girls basketball team is off to a strong start to the season, but the team’s success hasn’t just come from the team’s starting five.  

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Conditioning a Focus of Practices for PC Girls

Posted: Tuesday, December 27th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Holiday parties, family feasts and a bevy of live sports on television tend to make this time of year a difficult time to get in better shape physically, but that’s exactly what the members of the Pella Christian girls basketball team will be keying on in the coming days.

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PC Girls Have Continually Improved Since Season-Opener

Posted: Saturday, December 24th, 2011 at 6:00 am

It seemed to take a while to get there, but the Pella Christian girls basketball team is satisfied with carrying a 5-1 overall record into the Christmas break.

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Win No. 5 Gives PC Girls Basketball Team Momentum Entering Break

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 at 6:00 am

A victory over Martensdale-St. Mary’s earlier in the week has sent the Pella Christian girls basketball team into the holiday break with a nice win-streak in tow.  

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PC Girls Close Out Pre-Holiday Schedule with 66-35 Win over Blue Devils

Posted: Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 at 6:02 am

A balanced night on offense earned the Pella Christian girls basketball team their fifth straight win, as the Lady Eagles defeated Martensdale-St. Mary’s 66-35 at home last night.

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One Game Left Before Break for PC Girls

Posted: Monday, December 19th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Pella Christian girls basketball team has a chance to close out their pre-holiday schedule with five straight wins, as the Lady Eagles host Martensdale-St. Mary’s tonight.

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Pella Christian Girls Win Ugly; Boys’ Offense Struggles at Grinnell

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 6:02 am

The Pella Christian girls basketball team claimed a 47-20 win at Grinnell last night, while the Eagle boys closed out the pre-Christmas slate with a disappointing 53-36 loss to the host Tigers.  

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Pella Christian Hoopsters Head to Grinnell Tonight

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

Pella Christian’s basketball teams try and build on the momentum of this week’s first Little Hawkeye Conference wins of the season when they travel to Grinnell tonight to take on the Tigers.

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PC Girls Coach Hopes Scoring Can Follow Example Set by Defense

Posted: Thursday, December 15th, 2011 at 6:00 am

After shaking off some of the rust from an eleven-day layoff with a sturdy 50-point win over Knoxville Tuesday night, the Pella Christian girls basketball team tries to pick up its second Little Hawkeye Conference basketball win of the season Friday night, when they travel to Grinnell.  

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PC Girls Basketball Continues to Emphasize Defense

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 5:58 am

The Pella Christian girls basketball team is in the midst of another long span between games, following an impressive win over Roland-Story this past Friday.

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Defensive Adjustments Stifle Roland-Story, as PC Girls Claim 52-40 victory

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:03 am

The Pella Christian girls earned their second win of the young season, using a big second half to pull away for a 52-40 win over Roland-Story last night.

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Defense is the Top Priority for the Pella Christian Girls

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

After putting up 80 points in their home opener against Albia, it seems apparent that the Pella Christian girls basketball team’s offense is in good shape.  

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PC Girls Use Offseason Trip to Bond

Posted: Saturday, November 26th, 2011 at 5:59 am

An opportunity to get away from Pella for a few days and face some entirely new competition has been key in the development of this season’s Pella Christian girls basketball team.

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2011-12 Pella Christian Girls Are Motivated to Succeed Again

Posted: Thursday, November 24th, 2011 at 6:00 am

A lopsided win over Albia Tuesday night seems to be a good indicator that the Pella Christian girls basketball team is headed back in the right direction, but don’t expect the Lady Eagles to lighten up just yet.

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PCM Girls Hold On to Stun Pella Christian

Posted: Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 at 6:01 am

PCM fought off a late fourth-quarter surge by Pella Christian to stun the No. 7-ranked Lady Eagles 56-55 last night in Monroe.

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Pella Christian and PCM Meet Tonight in Girls Basketball Opener

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2011 at 6:00 am

The beginning of what could be a very exciting season for the Pella Christian girls basketball team is just hours away, as the Lady Eagles prepare to hit the road for their season opener.

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Pella Christian Girls Appear Loaded for Success in 2011-12

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Winning 80 percent of their games last season set the bar high, but the Pella Christian girls basketball team appears poised to go even higher this go-around.

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Potent Bench Leads Pella Christian Girls Into Tournament Opener

Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 at 5:59 am

After a week of waiting, the day for the Pella Christian girls to take to the court in the Class 2-A State Tournament is finally upon them.

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Lady Dutch Claim Round One in Tulip City Showdown

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Pella and Pella Christian girls basketball teams entered last night in a virtual tie for second place in the Little Hawkeye Conference, but that was changed in 32 minutes of gameplay; as the Lady Dutch downed the Lady Eagles 53-42 at Pella Christian High School.

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