Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Football’

Knoxville vs. Pella For the 76th Time Tonight

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Bragging rights along the Des Moines River get settled tonight in Pella as Knoxville travels to the Tulip City for a match up with the Little Dutch in Class 3A District 8 football.

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Pella Football Focused on Moving Forward this Week

Posted: Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 6:00 am

In practice this week, the Pella High football team has tried to quickly forget the Week Three nightmare in Grinnell and move forward toward the impending start of the District 8 schedule.

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Pella Struggles to Gain Footing in Lopsided 42-0 Loss at Grinnell

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Penalties and lack of offense cost Pella as they fell 42-0 to Grinnell in their final non district matchup Friday night.

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Pella Football At Grinnell Tonight

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Pella High travels to a familiar destination tonight, as the Little Dutch will face a skilled Grinnell team in their third – and final – non-district game of the season.

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Pella High Needs to Take Combined Learning Experiences into Week Three Contest at Grinnell, says Senior Leader

Posted: Thursday, September 6th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The non-district portion of the high school football season is an ideal time for teams to implement offensive and defensive schemes, firm up lineups and do a little on-field learning; and if all goes well – win some games in the process.

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Marion County PM Sports Page – Pella High Football

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 7:30 pm

Fresh off of last Friday’s thrilling 16-10 overtime victory over Washington, the Pella High football team continues forward on their rugged non-district trail with a road game at Grinnell this week. KNIA/KRLS Sports Director Eric Gotschall talked with senior leaders Kenny DuPre, Nick Gensch, Josh Hileman and Jacob Vollmar on this week’s Marion County PM Sports Page program about what has stood out to them so far, how this year’s squad is coming together as a cohesive unit, and what has to happen Friday night to earn a victory.

To hear the complete interview, click the link below.
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Marion County Scoreboard – Week Two

Posted: Saturday, September 1st, 2012 at 6:30 am

Local Football Scores from Friday Night:

Knoxville – 12
Newton – 6

Pella High – 16 (OT)
Washington – 10

Pella Christian – 44
PCM – 6

Pleasantville – 21
Martensdale-St. Marys – 36

Melcher-Dallas – 78
Seymour – 28

Twin Cedars – 26
Wayne – 56

Brogden TD Caps OT Comeback Win for Pella High Football

Posted: Saturday, September 1st, 2012 at 6:02 am

A handful of key plays and a big night defensively helped the Pella High football team to overcome a difficult night on offense against Washington and ultimately pull off a 16-10 overtime win Friday night.

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Pella Football Aims to Show Improvement in Tonight’s Contest with Washington

Posted: Friday, August 31st, 2012 at 6:02 am

After running into a bit of an offensive juggernaut last Friday in a loss at Marshalltown, the Pella High football team is back in the Tulip City tonight for their home opener; as they’ll host Washington in a Week Two match-up.

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Pella High Football Coach Looking Forward to Again Facing Long-Time Foe

Posted: Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 at 6:00 am

A familiar early-season opponent is back on the schedule this fall for the Pella High football team, as the Little Dutch are spending this week preparing to face Washington.

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Little Dutch Unable to Keep Pace with Marshalltown in Football Season Opener

Posted: Saturday, August 25th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The aerial attack of Marshalltown was just too much as the Bobcats defeated Pella 31-7 to open the season last night.

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Pella Must Slow Down Bobcats’ Aerial Attack in Football Opener

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

Nearly a month of preparation comes to a head tonight, as the Pella High football team opens up the 2012 season at Marshalltown.  

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Pella Football Coach Looking Forward to New Players this Fall

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Pella High football fans got their first taste of what the Little Dutch will look like this season during last night’s intrasquad scrimmage, and now will set their sights on next Friday’s season opener.

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Pella Football Coach Sees Benefit in Challenging Non-District Schedule

Posted: Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 at 6:00 am

This fall’s schedule for the Pella High football team features a challenging start to the season for the Little Dutch, and head coach Jay McKinstrey wouldn’t have it any other way.

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Local College Football Product Helps Make Offseason Successful for Pella High Football

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

Members of the Pella High football team have a week of practice under their belts now, but for many of the athletes, this week wasn’t at all about starting on the ground floor.

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Football Camp, Early Practices Lay Groundwork for Success at Pella

Posted: Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Fall football practices are fully underway at Pella High School, as the team lays the groundwork for what they hope – and expect – to be another successful season.

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Marion County PM Sports Page – Grant Gustafson

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 7:30 pm

The Pella High boys basketball team is trying to advance to the Class 3A Substate Finals, and forward Grant Gustafson has been a key component in the success of the Little Dutch this season. The standout student-athlete talked with KNIA/KRLS Sports Director Eric Gotschall about the team’s success on the hardwood, his plans after graduation, and the excitement of being chosen for this summer’s Iowa Shrine Bowl game.

2012-13 Football Schedules Released

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 5:57 am

Just over a month after the announcement of the new district alignments for the 2012 and 2013 football seasons, our local high school teams learned who their non-district opponents would be and what order they’d play facing their opponents in for the next two falls.

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Pella High’s Gustafson, PCM’s Burns Selected for Shrine Bowl Football Game

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 at 5:57 am

A pair of local stand-outs on the football field this past season have been selected to play in the Iowa Shrine Bowl football game this summer.

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New Football Districts Announced

Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The new District assignments for all six classes in football for next season were released yesterday by the Iowa High School Athletic Association.

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