Posts With Keyword ‘Melcher-Dallas Boys Basketball’

Wells Pleased with Performance of Team at Jamboree

Posted: Friday, November 23rd, 2012 at 5:58 am

Melcher-Dallas Saints head boys basketball coach, Jim Wells, was very happy with how his team played in a “scrimmage” half of basketball this past Tuesday against Southeast Warren.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Eager to Make Improvements this Offseason

Posted: Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Though it appeared that luck was not on the side of the Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team this season, the Saints do have some good fortune to be thankful for as they enter the off-season: youth.

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Wayne Again Too Much for Melcher-Dallas Boys in 89-40 Runaway

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 5:58 am

It was a rough conclusion to the season for the Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team Thursday night, as the Saints lost in Corydon to Wayne 89-40 in the Class 1A Quarterfinals.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys in Corydon Tonight for District Quarterfinals

Posted: Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Following their biggest offensive outing of the season in a 79-54 rout of Seymour on Monday night, the playoff road gets much tougher tonight for the Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Rip Seymour 79-54

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team put up its highest offensive output of the season on Monday night, whipping Seymour 79-54 in their Class 1A District Tournament opener.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Downed by Wayne 60-27 in Regular Season Finale

Posted: Saturday, February 11th, 2012 at 5:59 am

The Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team took on Wayne Friday night in a tough non-conference test before the District Tournament, falling to the Falcons 60-27.  

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Twin Cedars Claims Narrow Victories Over Melcher-Dallas Basketball Teams

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 at 5:58 am

A packed gym at Twin Cedars High School was on hand Tuesday night to watch a pair of closely-contested Bluegrass Conference games between Marion County Rivals Twin Cedars and Melcher-Dallas for the two schools’ collaborative Coaches vs. Cancer games.

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Twin Cedars Boys Flat in 37-29 Loss at Orient-Macksburg

Posted: Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Perhaps it was the two-hour bus ride, or maybe it was the anticipation of tonight’s contest with rival Melcher-Dallas – either way the Twin Cedars boys basketball team did not have the focus needed to win a basketball game last night, losing 37-29 at Orient-Macksburg.

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Twin Cedars Hosting Melcher-Dallas Tonight in Coaches vs. Cancer Games

Posted: Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 at 5:57 am

For the first time, the Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars basketball teams will hold their annual Coaches vs. Cancer basketball games as a collaborative effort, as the Saints and Sabers meet in Bussey tonight.

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Melcher-Dallas Squads Snag Easy Victories Over Seymour

Posted: Saturday, February 4th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Melcher-Dallas sent its varsity basketball teams to Seymour Friday night, and returned home with a pair of victories, as the girls throttled the Warriors 48-14 and the boys claimed a 55-43 triumph.

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Area 1A, 2A Teams Likely to Face Each Other in Respective Postseason Tournaments

Posted: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 at 5:58 am

The postseason picture for our area Class 1A and 2A boys basketball teams was made clear earlier this week, as pairings were released by the Iowa High School Athletic Association.

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Saints Bucked by Mustangs in Twin BGC Losses

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 at 5:59 am

Another Bluegrass Conference doubleheader with Murray again had unfavorable results for the Melcher-Dallas girls and boys basketball teams, as the Saints were swept 41-37 and 72-53 by the visiting Mustangs Tuesday night.

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Melcher-Dallas Hosts Murray; Twin Cedars Travels to Tri-County Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2012 at 5:58 am

Following a pair of non-conference setbacks to Southeast Warren over the weekend, the Melcher-Dallas girls and boys basketball teams try and notch a pair of Bluegrass Conference wins tonight against Murray.

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Melcher-Dallas Cagers Host Southeast Warren Today

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2012 at 5:58 am

After a rare Friday night off, the Melcher-Dallas girls and boys basketball teams are back at it today with a varsity twin bill against Southeast Warren.

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Defensive Fundamentals a Focus Now for Melcher-Dallas Boys Basketball Team

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team is trying to take advantage of a few days of practice, following a full slate of games last week.

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Melcher-Dallas at Mormon Trail; Twin Cedars Hosts Moravia in BGC Basketball Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, January 24th, 2012 at 5:58 am

With a full slate of Bluegrass Conference Tournament games behind them, the Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars basketball teams get back to traditional conference play tonight.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Pick Up BGC Tourney Win

Posted: Friday, January 20th, 2012 at 5:59 am

In the third meeting between the two teams this season, the Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team finally got the win over Moravia – defeating the Mohawks 55-52 in last night’s Bluegrass Conference Tournament game.

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Saints and Sabers in Action Tonight as BGC Boys Tourney Resumes

Posted: Thursday, January 19th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The Bluegrass Conference Tournament fires back up again tonight after a mid-week break, as the boys portion of the tourney resumes.  

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Fourth Quarter Surge Pushes Sabers to Victory, Melcher-Dallas Boys Fall and Bluegrass Conference Tournament Gets Started

Posted: Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The boys basketball teams at Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars opened Bluegrass Conference tournament play last night in Humeston with split results, as the Sabers notched a 62-59 win over host Mormon Trail, while the Saints fell 74-53 against Moulton-Udell.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Open BGC Tournament Slate for Local Teams

Posted: Monday, January 16th, 2012 at 5:58 am

It’s time for the Bluegrass Conference Tournament for the Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars girls and boys basketball teams, with the Saints starting things off in tournament play tonight against Moulton-Udell.

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