Posts With Keyword ‘Melcher-Dallas Girls Basketball’

Late Season Loss Sticks Out to Suntken

Posted: Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 5:58 am

Upon pondering the entire 2012-13 season, Melcher-Dallas girls’ basketball coach, Jon Suntken, said the most complete game that his team played, one that he was the most proud of, was actually a loss.

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Saints Fight Hard, Fall to Falcons

Posted: Friday, February 8th, 2013 at 5:58 am

It was a closer game than their season-opener, but unfortunately for the Melcher-Dallas girls’ basketball squad, it was the same result, as Wayne ousted the Saints from the Class 1A regional tournament on Thursday, 55 – 33.

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Saints’ Girls have Big Hill to Climb in Round One

Posted: Thursday, February 7th, 2013 at 5:58 am

With a 6 – 15 record, the Melcher-Dallas girls’ basketball squad will begin the uphill climb towards Des Moines tonight when they travel to Corydon to face Wayne in the first round of the Class 1A regional tournament.

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Twin Cedars Sweeps Rival

Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 at 5:58 am

Twin Cedars’ Athletic Director, Justin Nolte, said that last night’s Coaches vs. Cancer event was a big success at his school, and both of the Sabers’ basketball teams capped the night with a win over rival Melcher-Dallas to sweep the season series.

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Saints have no Problem with Seymour

Posted: Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 at 5:58 am

Melcher Dallas’ girls’ and boys’ basketball teams wished they could play Seymour more than twice in a season, as they each swept the season series over them on Friday night.

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Melcher-Dallas, Seymour Lace it Up for Second Time this Season

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 5:58 am

The Melcher-Dallas Saints’ basketball teams are looking for the same success they had against Seymour the first time these teams met almost two months ago.

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Saints Split with Southeast Warren

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 5:58 am

A big first half keyed Melcher-Dallas’ boys’ basketball team to victory, while the girls were solid but fell to Southeast Warren on Saturday.

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Saints Fall to Lamoni

Posted: Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at 5:58 am

It was Lamoni who came marching in to Melcher-Dallas on Friday night and swept the Saints in doubleheader basketball action.

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Sabers, Saints in Action Tonight

Posted: Friday, January 25th, 2013 at 5:58 am

Twin Cedars’ and Melcher-Dallas’ varsity basketball squads will be looking to carry their recent success forward from Tuesday as they’ll each play a doubleheader tonight.

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Three Area Girls’ Teams in Same Regional Bracket

Posted: Thursday, January 24th, 2013 at 5:59 am

The Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Union (IGHSAU) posted their 2012-13 postseason basketball brackets for the regional tournaments this past Monday evening.

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Melcher-Dallas, Twin Cedars Resume ‘Normal’ Conference Play Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013 at 5:58 am

Both Melcher-Dallas’ and Twin Cedars’ basketball teams will face familiar foes tonight as the Saints play Mormon Trail and the Sabers play Moravia.

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Back-to-Back Champs! Twin Cedars Wins Bluegrass Conference Tournament

Posted: Monday, January 21st, 2013 at 5:58 am

Twin Cedars’ girls’ basketball team may have had vengeance on the mind, but whatever it was, it propelled them to a 48 – 36 victory over Moravia and their second consecutive Bluegrass Conference Tournament title.

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Saints’ and Sabers’ Boys Win Consolation Bracket Games/Sabers’ Girls Looking for Second Straight Tournament Title

Posted: Saturday, January 19th, 2013 at 5:58 am

Both Twin Cedars and Melcher-Dallas came away with wins in the consolation bracket of the Bluegrass Conference Tournament on Friday night.

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Saints Fall, Twin Cedars Reaches Finals for Fourth Straight Year

Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 5:58 am

For the fourth consecutive season, the Twin Cedars girls’ basketball team will be playing for a Bluegrass Conference tournament championship, after they beat Murray 43 – 42 last night.

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Sabers, Saints Play to Reach Conference Tournament Final Tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 5:58 am

Both Twin Cedars’ and Melcher-Dallas’ girls’ basketball teams won their opening round games of the Bluegrass Conference Tournament on Monday, and this evening each will try to advance to the finals.

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Sabers Bounce Back, Sweep Rival Saints

Posted: Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 5:58 am

One way to break out of an offensive slump is to go up against a team that has been struggling at this point in the season, and that was the case when Twin Cedars visited Melcher-Dallas on Tuesday, handily winning in both the boys’ and girls’ contests.

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Focus Against Lamoni Big Key for Saints’ Girls

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 5:58 am

Coaches always say to take games one at a time, but for the Melcher-Dallas girls’ basketball team, it will be hard to stay focused on the task at hand next Monday with the team they have to play the very next night.

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Winter Break will be Good “Mental Rest” for Saints’ Girls

Posted: Saturday, December 22nd, 2012 at 5:58 am

With a 3 – 6 start to their 2012-13 season, the Melcher-Dallas Saints’ girls basketball team has been plagued by off-shooting.

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Saints Split Doubleheader with Meskwaki

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 5:58 am

It was a career night for Kenneth Waddle, while the Melcher-Dallas girls’ basketball team had trouble with a ranked Meskwaki squad, as the two teams split the girls-boys doubleheader on Saturday. The Saints’ girls dropped their second straight contest, this time to the No. 12 team in Class 1A, by a final score of 65 – 29. The boys, however, had four starters in double figures in a 78 – 62 victory. The Melcher-Dallas boys were emphatically led by Kenneth Waddle, who bucketed 34 points with eight field goals coming from beyond the arc. Ross Dawson had 17, and the Wetterling brothers each put up a ten-spot. The girls’ record falls to 3 – 6, while the boys climb back to even at 4 – 4, as the Meskwaki doubleheader was the last game on the 2012 portion of the schedule for the two squads, who will enjoy a nice, lengthy break until January.

Murray Handles Melcher-Dallas Again, Sweep Boys-Girls Doubleheader

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Melcher-Dallas was handled by Murray for the second time this season Friday evening, sweeping the boys-girls doubleheader.

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