Posts With Keyword ‘Mark Core’

2011-12 Ride Featured Many Highlights for Pella High Boys Basketball

Posted: Thursday, March 8th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Nearly every team in sports has its ups and downs, and it was certainly no different this past season for the Pella High boys basketball team.  

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Little Dutch Displayed Perseverance in 2011-12 Campaign

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 at 6:00 am

This past season for the Pella High boys basketball team had plenty of ups and downs, but through it all, this year’s varsity line-up kept its focus and never let themselves give in to defeat.

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Season Ends for Pella High Boys in 48-39 Loss to Grinnell

Posted: Friday, February 24th, 2012 at 6:01 am

A solid defensive outing by the Pella High boys basketball team wasn’t enough to compensate for a difficult shooting night, as Grinnell defeated the Little Dutch 48-39 in Thursday night’s Class 3A District Final in Newton.

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Pella High Basketball Coach Pleased with Current Play, Focusing on Strong Performance Against Grinnell

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 5:58 am

As dominant as Pella High looked on Monday night in their District Tournament victory over Carlisle, it’s only just the beginning for the Little Dutch.

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Pella High Boys Rip Carlisle Behind Kane’s 17 Points

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 6:01 am

After a slow start, Pella caught fire and never looked back on their way to a quick 62-23 win over Carlisle in the Class 3A District tournament opening round Monday night.

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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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‘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 High Girls Suffer Another Heartbreaker, Boys Pummel Washington

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 at 6:01 am

Pella split a non-conference doubleheader Tuesday night with Washington as the girls lost another close game 38-36; while the boys ended the night with a 75-50 win.

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Re-focused Pella Boys Basketball Squad Steamrolls Oskaloosa 76-42

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 6:01 am

A seemingly reinvigorated Pella High boys basketball team returned to the form they had displayed a week before in a dominant win over Norwalk, as they overwhelmed Oskaloosa in a 76-42 win last night to complete a sweep by the Dutch varsity squads in Oskaloosa.

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Barrick’s Return to Pella Boys’ Line-Up Helps Team Regain Offensive Flow

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

The return of Grant Barrick to the line-up for the Pella High boys basketball team has had an obvious impact on the play of the Little Dutch; as the senior guard has averaged over 22 points a game in consecutive wins over Pella Christian and Chariton.  

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Little Dutch Preparing for Non-Conference Tilt Against Chariton

Posted: Monday, January 16th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Fresh off their emphatic 12-point win over Pella Christian on Friday night, the Pella High boys basketball team is ready to return to practice today with a clear goal of getting better and remaining focused on taking the season one game at a time.

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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 Girls Cruise, Boys Stumble in LHC Play Against Grinnell

Posted: Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Pella High split their games last night with Grinnell, as the Lady Eagles cruised to a 45-18 win over the Tigers, while the Pella boys came up short in a hard-fought 57-51 loss.  

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Pella Basketball Teams Host Grinnell Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Pella High continues a six-game home stretch tonight with a Little Hawkeye Conference doubleheader against Grinnell.

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Pella High Boys Host PCM Today in Non-Conference Showdown

Posted: Saturday, January 7th, 2012 at 5:58 am

A pair of the top boys basketball teams in the area clash this afternoon in the Tulip City, as Pella High hosts PCM in non-conference play.

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Pella Boys Basketball Concentrating on Strong Finishes to Games

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

At the onset of the season, Pella High boys basketball coach Mark Core said the five players on the floor for the Little Dutch at the end of a game was far more significant than the first five out for the beginning of a game.  

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Conference Challenges to Heat Up Soon for Pella Boys

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

After a sporadic start to the season, the Little Hawkeye Conference schedule is in full swing for the Pella High boys basketball team, once the Little Dutch return from break.

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Senior Class Growing as Leaders, says Pella Boys Basketball Coach

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

With every new sports season in each year there is often a new group of seniors who are called on to lead in a capacity of which they were likely not asked to in prior years.  

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Pella Boys Basketball Concludes Pre-Holiday Schedule on Strong Note

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2011 at 6:00 am

Christmas break has now officially begun for the members of the Pella High boys basketball team, and the Little Dutch are definitely headed into the time off with some positive momentum at their backs.  

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