Posts With Keyword ‘Kyle Nikkel’

Former Eagle Star Comes Close to Home Tonight and Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, November 1st, 2013 at 6:00 am

It’s November, which means basketball season is nearly upon us. A former Pella Christian athlete will be in close proximity to our area tonight and tomorrow for a pair of basketball games.

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Former Eagles Star Quarterback Learned to Never Say “Die”

Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Current starting player for the Morningside Mustangs college basketball team, and former star quarterback for the Pella Christian Eagles, Kyle Nikkel, has been taught a lot of lessons in his academic and athletic career.

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Pella Christian Graduate Weighs in on First Collegiate Football Game

Posted: Monday, October 3rd, 2011 at 5:59 am

As previously reported on KNIA/KRLS Sports, Pella Christian graduate Kyle Nikkel got his first collegiate start at quarterback last weekend, with the true freshman claiming a thrilling comeback victory.

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Pella Christian Alum Delivers Thrilling Victory for Morningside College

Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Pella Christian graduate and Morningside College freshman Kyle Nikkel stepped into the starting quarterback role on Saturday and led the 11th-ranked Mustangs to a thrilling 28-27 victory over 9th-rated Midland.

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Pella Christian Graduate Anxious for Athletic, Academic Opportunities in College

Posted: Thursday, August 4th, 2011 at 5:59 am

For local student athletes who are preparing for college, the summer is quickly coming to a close, as the start of a new phase in their life – college – is fast approaching.

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Pella Christian’s Nikkel Reflects on Shrine Bowl

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2011 at 5:58 am

Pella Christian’s Kyle Nikkel played in the annual Iowa Shrine Bowl in Ames last Saturday, helping the South squad to a 17-14 win over their counterparts from the North.

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Marion County to be Represented in Shrine Bowl

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 6:00 am

One of Marion County’s stand-outs on the gridiron in 2010 will be the lone representative from local schools in this year’s annual Shrine Bowl football game in Ames today.  

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Second Half Outburst Leads Pella Christian Boys to Rout

Posted: Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at 6:00 am

A  22-8 run in by the Pella Christian boys basketball team in the third quarter broke last night’s Class 2-A District Final wide open, as the Eagles defeated Davis County 63-42 in a game streamed live on kniakrls.com.  

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Branderhorst Goes Out in Pella Christian Loss to Norwalk

Posted: Friday, February 11th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Though chances to take the game were within their grasp down the final stretch, the pieces just wouldn’t fall into place last night for the Pella Christian boys basketball team, as they fell at home to Norwalk 50-47.  

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Pella Christian Boys Roll Past South Tama for Homecoming Win

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian boys overpowered South Tama for the second time this season, as the Eagles cruised past the Trojans 78-47 in last night’s Homecoming game.

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Pella Christian Boys Fend Off Charge by Newton to Win Big

Posted: Saturday, January 8th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Pella Christian boys game was much closer – even more so than the 62-44 score would indicate.

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Players from Both Pella Schools Make All-State Football Squads

Posted: Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 at 6:00 am

A trio of Pella athletes were recently recognized for their outstanding efforts on the gridiron. 

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Pella Christian Clicking on All Cylinders Heading Into Playoffs Tomorrow Night

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 5:58 am

Building off their third straight district championship, and a school record 8-1 regular season, Pella Christian opens the Class 2A Playoffs at home tomorrow night hosting Roland Story.

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Pella Christian Stays in District Football Title Chase with Win over Colfax-Mingo

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Behind the success of a 28-point second quarter of play for the second straight week, the Pella Christian Eagles built enough of a cushion to hold out for a 48-21 win last night in Pella over Colfax-Mingo.

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Quarterback Position Expected to be a Strength for Pella Christian Football

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 5:58 am

The Pella Christian coaching staff seems excited about the potential for this year’s team, and fans got their first look at the 2010 Eagles squad during Pella Christian’s intra-squad scrimmage last night.

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Busy Summer for Pella Christian’s Kyle Nikkel

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 5:58 am

Pella Christian’s Kyle Nikkel has spent his summer travelling all over the country playing basketball for the Iowa Barnstormers AAU club.

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Pella Christian Boys See Season End in Thriller at Albia

Posted: Friday, February 19th, 2010 at 5:58 am

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In a game full of momentum-swinging baskets, it was a mere free throw that sealed the fate of the Pella Christian boys’ season, as the Eagles fell to Albia last night 42-41.

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Eagle Boys Rout Cardinals in Newton

Posted: Saturday, January 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Pella Christian boys basketball team found themselves trailing Newton early on in last night’s Little Hawkeye Conference match-up, but quickly broke the game open with solid outside shooting and never gave up the lead again

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Pella Christian Boys Secure Win Over Osky with 4th Quarter Run

Posted: Wednesday, January 27th, 2010 at 6:34 am

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In a tightly contested game that featured 14 lead changes and 8 ties, the Pella Christian boys basketball team used a 10-0 run in the fourth quarter to jump ahead for good in a 55-41 home victory over Oskaloosa.

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Pella Christian Boys Roll Past Centerville 68-48

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 6:35 am

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The Pella Christian boys made 31 of 77 shots in a fast-paced win Tuesday night in Pella, as they routed Centerville 68-48 in non-conference play.

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