Posts With Keyword ‘Little Dutch Basketball’

Norwalk Game Good Representation of Season for Little Dutch Basketball

Posted: Monday, March 4th, 2013 at 6:00 am

A common theme for the Pella High boys’ basketball team was their ability to hold onto leads when they had them and battle back from behind late in games.

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Grinnell Loss Still Stings for Core, Little Dutch

Posted: Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Getting beat in the district final against Grinnell last Friday, 58 – 44, the Pella High boys’ basketball team and their coach, Mark Core, still have the bad taste in their mouth from the loss.

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Grinnell Too Much, Ousts Dutch from Tournament

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 6:00 am

Pella’s boys’ basketball team came out strong, but in the end, Grinnell had too much firepower from their starters in a 58 – 44 defeat of the Little Dutch.

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Little Dutch, Tigers Try it Again Tonight

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:00 am

Postponed from Thursday, both Pella High and Grinnell’s boys’ basketball teams will try to lace the sneakers up again tonight in the District 11 final.

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Pella, Grinnell Prepare for Game Despite Impending Weather

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 6:00 am

Even with a snow storm that is expected to dump at least four inches of snow in and around Marion County in a short period of time, both Pella and Grinnell’s boys’ basketball teams are still preparing to play one another in their Class 3A district final game, with the winner heading to Oskaloosa for the substate final.

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Core Says Fouls will be Hard to Come By as Tourney Progresses

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Going to the foul line almost exclusively against Bondurant-Farrar, the Pella High boys’ basketball team took advantage of every opportunity they had, going 32-of-42 from the stripe, while forcing four Bluejays to foul out of the game.

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Pella Boys Open Playoffs on Road Tonight

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Carrying momentum from their win over a ranked Centerville team, the Pella High boys’ basketball squad embarks on their journey towards the state tournament tonight when they get on the bus to go to Bondurant-Farrar in round one of the Class 3A district tournament.

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Little Dutch Put Records in Back of Minds over Centerville

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Knowing they had a tough task in front of them to finish off their regular season, the Pella High boys’ basketball team had the wherewithal to put records and streaks behind them to win 69 – 61 over a very good Centerville team.

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Pella Boys Pull Big Upset To End Regular Season

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 6:00 am

In what’s been an up and down season, the Pella High boys ended the regular season with a bang last night upsetting fourth ranked Centerville 69-61 ending an 18 game win streak by the Big Red.

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Little Dutch Face Big Test at Season’s End

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 6:00 am

One way to prepare for the upcoming postseason is to play a tough opponent leading up to the playoffs, and that’s exactly what the Pella High boys’ basketball team will be doing tonight when they host a one-loss Centerville team.

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Pella Splits with Newton on Senior Night

Posted: Saturday, February 9th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Hugs, high-fives, and huge comebacks were the theme as Pella High hosted the Newton Cardinals Friday night in a girls/boys doubleheader.

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Pella Finishes up Conference Play Tonight

Posted: Friday, February 8th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The Pella High girls wrap up their regular season tonight and the boys will try to rebound after a last-second loss on Tuesday, as each team finished their Little Hawkeye Conference basketball schedule at home against Newton.

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Bumpy Road Ahead for Little Dutch to Get to State

Posted: Thursday, February 7th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The Class 3A regional basketball tournament brackets came out early Monday afternoon for the boys’ teams, and the Pella High Little Dutch will have quite the journey ahead of them if they want to make it to the state tournament in Des Moines.

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Pella Drops Two Close Contests to Norwalk

Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Pella High basketball lost two games last night they had in their grasp in the late going.

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With Playoffs Set, Pella’s Focus Turns to Norwalk

Posted: Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Now with the peace of mind of knowing who their first round postseason opponents will be, the Pella High basketball teams will hit the road for a conference basketball test at Norwalk this evening.

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Fairfield No Match for Dutch

Posted: Monday, February 4th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Non-conference basketball was good to Pella High basketball Saturday afternoon, as the Dutch were able to sweep the Trojans at home.

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“A” Games Expected from Panthers’ Boys, Little Dutch

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

Despite the two contrasting records, neither the Knoxville boys nor the Pella High Little Dutch basketball teams will take the other team lightly in tonight’s nightcap of the inter-county rivalry.

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Eagles Own Tulip City Rivalry in 2013

Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

They may have been closer games, but Pella Christian’s basketball teams ended up on top of both contests Tuesday night to earn the sweep in the “Tulip City Rivalry” in 2013.

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Pella, Pella Christian Play for a Good Cause

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Tonight’s doubleheader between both Pella and Pella Christian has a lot more meaning than what’s reflected in the standings.

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Pella Splits with Tigers

Posted: Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at 6:00 am

It was the Lady Dutch prevailing in overtime, while the Tigers’ boys easily handled the Little Dutch, as the two teams split the hardwood doubleheader Friday evening.

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