Posts With Keyword ‘Melcher-Dallas Girls Basketball’

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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Sabers’ Boys, Saints Basketball Teams Try to Begin Win Streak

Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Inconsistency has been the theme early in the season for the Twin Cedars boys’ basketball team and both Melcher-Dallas varsity squads.

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Saints End Road Trip on Sour Note

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The Melcher-Dallas Saints’ basketball teams concluded their four game road swing with losses at Chariton Saturday night.

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Melcher-Dallas Back on Track, Sweeps Seymour

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Back on the winning side of things, the Melcher-Dallas Saints’ basketball teams went on the road and swept Seymour in a girls/boys doubleheader Friday night.

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Saints’ Boys, Girls Basketball Try and Bounce Back Tonight

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 5:58 am

It was a rough night at Murray for both the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams for Melcher-Dallas Tuesday, and tonight, they’ll look to pick themselves up with games against Seymour.

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Murray Sweeps Doubleheader over Saints

Posted: Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The Murray Mustangs proved to be too much for Melcher-Dallas’ basketball teams, as they handily won in both the girls’ and boys’ contests Tuesday.

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Saints Look to Improve This Week on the Hardwood

Posted: Tuesday, December 4th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The Melcher-Dallas boys’ basketball team is coming off a demolishing of Moravia, while the girls’ team is off a demoralizing defeat at the hands of that same team, and both Saints’ teams will be starting their Bluegrass Conference schedule tonight when they travel to Murray.

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Melcher-Dallas, Pleasantville Split Girls, Boys Doubleheader

Posted: Wednesday, November 28th, 2012 at 5:59 am

It was a nail-biter, but the Melcher-Dallas Saints girls’ basketball team pulled away in the final seconds to defeat the Pleasantville Trojans, 50 – 47 last night.

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“The Hunger Game” Tips Off Boys’ Season for Two Area Schools

Posted: Tuesday, November 27th, 2012 at 5:59 am

In a game almost 30 years in the making, the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams for Pleasantville and Melcher-Dallas will square off tonight for the first time in a while.

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Wayne Rolls Over Melcher-Dallas

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 5:58 am

It was not the start to the 2012-13 season coach Jon Suntken had hoped for from his Melcher-Dallas Saints girls basketball team, as the Falcons of Wayne easily won last night in game number one, 58 – 19.

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Melcher-Dallas, Wayne Match-up Well

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The Melcher-Dallas Saints and Wayne Falcons girls basketball teams have two very similar teams.

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Saints Want Closer Games to Go Their Way this Season

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 5:59 am

The 2011-12 Melcher Dallas Saints girls basketball team finished the season with a record of 9 – 13.

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Melcher-Dallas Girls Basketball Team Will Miss Graduating Seniors

Posted: Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Though plenty of members of this past season’s Melcher-Dallas girls basketball team are expected to return next season, the Saints will unquestionably have a much different look and personality.

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Sabers, Saints Girls Earn All-Bluegrass Conference Basketball Selections

Posted: Monday, March 5th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Twin Cedars’ Alee Hugen leads the field of six local girls basketball players named to All-Conference teams in the Bluegrass Conference.

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Big First Half Propels Twin Cedars Girls Past Rival Melcher-Dallas 50-29; Lynnville-Sully Up Next

Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2012 at 5:59 am

The Melcher-Dallas girls basketball team may have drawn first blood, but it was their cross-county rivals, Twin Cedars, that responded by throwing haymakers and smothering the Saints’ attack for a 50-29 victory in a Regional Tournament bout that was over after the first two rounds.

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Let’s Do It Again…Twin Cedars Hosts Melcher-Dallas in Girls’ Tournament Opener

Posted: Thursday, February 9th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Déjà vu anyone? For the second time in a three-day span, the Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars girls basketball teams will face each other in Bussey – this time with their respective seasons on the line.

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