Posts With Keyword ‘Larry Hessing’

Local Girls Golfers Hopeful to Meet Goals in Tournament at PCM

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 5:59 am

A streaking PCM girls golf team has an opportunity to put their skills up against some of the area’s best competition at today’s Mustang Girls Classic in Monroe.

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Hessing Excited About Potential for PC Girls Golfers

Posted: Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian girls golf team has begun their 2012 season very lean on numbers, but high on potential.

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Pella Christian’s Hessing Looking Forward to Not Having to Completely Start Fresh in ’12-13 Season

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Effectively, the Pella Christian boys basketball team began this past season from scratch, but after a solid campaign that saw the Eagles build a lot of depth in their bench, head coach Larry Hessing is looking forward to the team’s prospects for the coming season.

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Seniors Come Through to Make Pella Christian’s Season a Success

Posted: Friday, March 9th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Though it didn’t have the sizzle of a season that led to a State Tournament berth like in the previous year, this past campaign was still very much a successful one for the Pella Christian boys basketball team.

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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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Albia No Match for Pella Christian Boys in Tournament Opener

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 at 6:01 am

A very strong third quarter helped the Pella Christian boys basketball team put their District Tournament opener away early, as the Eagles dispatched Albia 63-37 Monday night in Pella.

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Pella Christian Pulls Away in 4th Quarter, Avenges Loss in 65-51 Win Over Pella High

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Pella Christian’s boys basketball team entered Tuesday night’s home game with Pella High eager to prove that they were better than the team the Little Dutch defeated on January 13th, and quickly did just that, turning an impressive second-half performance into a 65-51 home court victory.

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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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Steady Defense, Smoother Offense Among Concentrations Right Now for PC Boys Basketball

Posted: Monday, January 30th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Following a rough stretch earlier this month that included losses to Pella High, Norwalk, Des Moines Christian and Grinnell in a relatively short span of time, the Pella Christian boys basketball team is hoping that a 19-point win at Gilbert in their last outing will help return the team to its winning ways.

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Non-Conference Basketball on the Slate Tonight for PC Boys

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Despite a loss on Tuesday night – and four losses in their last five games – it still feels like the Pella Christian boys basketball team enters tonight’s non-conference game with some momentum on their side, as they make a trip to Gilbert.

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Norwalk Stuns Pella Christian Boys in Overtime 54-52

Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 at 6:03 am

Great defensive play and plenty clutch shots by both teams made for a thrilling finish to last night’s boys basketball game between Pella Christian and Norwalk; but the home team left the court empty-handed as a steal and buzzer-beating lay-up gave the Warriors a 54-52 overtime victory.

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Barrick’s Scoring Outburst Launches Pella High Past Pella Christian Boys

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:02 am

A 12-point margin at the final buzzer provided little indication of the back-and-forth slugfest that ensued Friday night at Pella High School in the first match-up of the season between the Little Dutch and intra-city rival Pella Christian; though Pella did claim a 76-64 win.

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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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Pella Christian Boys Find Success in Clearing Missed Shots

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 6:00 am

The action that happens when a basketball team misses a shot can be just as important as an action that leads to a score, which is to say that rebounding is a crucial element of the game.  

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PC Boys Hoping to Remain Near Top of Wide Open LHC Race

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Though they’ve faced just two opponents in the Little Hawkeye Conference so far, the Pella Christian boys basketball team recognizes that they’ll have to battle in the always competitive league race.

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Example Set by Seniors Pushes PC Boys to Successful Start

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Veteran leadership was certainly a real unknown for the Pella Christian boys basketball team in the onset of this season

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Vermeer Performing Well in 1st Varsity Season at Pella Christian

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2011 at 6:00 am

An entirely new starting line-up this season has meant that every member of the Pella Christian boys basketball team has been asked to increase their individual contributions to benefit the team.  

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