Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Christian Softball’

Eagles’ Girls Split with Cardinals

Posted: Saturday, June 7th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Runs were not at a premium in Newton last night, as both the Cardinals’ and Pella Christian softball teams split a Little Hawkeye Conference doubleheader.

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Eagles Travel to Newton to Continue Conference Play

Posted: Friday, June 6th, 2014 at 5:56 am

Pella Christian’s baseball and softball teams have a chance to pick up some momentum in conference play tonight with doubleheaders in Newton against the Cardinals.

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Mustangs, Fillies Thwart Eagles

Posted: Thursday, June 5th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Dallas Center-Grimes and Pella Christian played one another close yesterday, but it was the visiting school that toppled the Eagles in baseball and softball action.

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Eagles Sweep Pleasantville

Posted: Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 at 5:55 am

Pella Christian’s ball clubs keep on rolling, and last night they picked up victories over Pleasantville.

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Eagles Sweep Lions Girls

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:57 am

A close game and a blowout went Pella Christian’s way last night in doubleheader softball action.

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Eagles Head North to Face Rival Des Moines Christian

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 5:54 am

The Pella Christian softball team renews their friendly rivalry with Des Moines Christian tonight.

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Eagles’ Girls Earn Softball Win

Posted: Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Pella Christian’s softball team started their 2014 campaign on the right foot, defeating Montezuma by a score of 9 – 4.

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Little Hawkeye Conference Softball will be ‘Tough’ Come 2014

Posted: Monday, August 12th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The baseball/softball teams in the Little Hawkeye Conference get the advantage of “extra time” to prepare for the Mustangs and Fillies of Dallas Center-Grimes to enter the conference when they start play again in 2014.

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‘Quickness’ Should be Strength for Eagles’ Softball Next Year

Posted: Thursday, August 8th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The 2013 softball season for the Pella Christian Eagles was a discovery year for Coach Nate Van Wyk.

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Two Comebacks Stick Out in Van Wyk’s Mind from 2013

Posted: Monday, August 5th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Two big home wins stick out for Pella Christian softball coach, Nate Van Wyk from this past summer season.

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More Contact Key to Late Season Successes for Eagles’ Softball

Posted: Thursday, August 1st, 2013 at 6:00 am

Runs came at a premium for most of the first “half” of the season for Pella Christian’s softball team.

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Pitching Strategy Led to More Wins for Eagles

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

There will always be “what-if’s” after a season if you’re a head coach.

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Eagles Had to Deal with Youth this Season

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Coach Nate Van Wyk had a three-person pitching staff, his team had to deal with injuries and everything a typical softball season entails.

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Three-Person Pitching Staff was ‘Something Different Each Time’

Posted: Thursday, July 25th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Fielding a question about his pitching staff just about every day, Pella Christian softball coach, Nate Van Wyk, had a simple answer he gave people who would ask him why he went to three different pitchers in a ballgame.

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Work Ethic High in Fynaardt, VandeWeerdhof

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian softball team lost three seniors at the conclusion of their season a few weeks ago that were workhorses on and off the diamond.

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Injury Didn’t Stop Roose from Contributing to Team

Posted: Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 at 6:00 am

The 2013 Pella Christian softball team was comprised of several girls who were looking for their roll. Whether it be offensive contributor, pitcher, leader, or some other key factor, the Eagles started filling those slots in quickly as the season progressed.

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Plenty of Eagles on Conference Honors’ List

Posted: Friday, July 19th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Four members of the 2013 Pella Christian softball team made it to the all-conference team this season.

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Two Local Softball Stars Elected to Hall of Fame

Posted: Friday, July 19th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Two inductees to the 2013 Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union’s Softball Hall of Fame each have a local connection.

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Coach Van Wyk had Special Words for Departing Seniors

Posted: Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Though they did lose in their first round playoff match-up to North Mahaska last week, the younger members of the Pella Christian softball team gained a boatload of experience, not just from actually playing the game, but from the seniors on the team.

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Eagles’ Three-Headed Pitching Monster Grew a Lot this Season

Posted: Tuesday, July 16th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Starting this season with no clear-cut number one pitcher, the Pella Christian softball team and Coach Nate Van Wyk decided it was best for his team to pitch by committee for the 2013 campaign.

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