Posts With Keyword ‘Pella High Football’

Little Dutch Football Add to Awards from Incredible Season

Posted: Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Several members of the Pella High football team were chosen to receive various honors for their hard work on and off the field in 2014.

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Pella High Crowd Was ‘Twelfth Man’ in the Dome

Posted: Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 at 5:59 am

Outnumbering Sioux City Heelan’s fans from what appeared to be a 3:1 ratio, the Pella High football cheering section acted as an extra man on the field for the Little Dutch in Thursday night’s Class 3A state championship game.

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Little Dutch Overcome Five Turnovers, Blast Heelan for First State Championship

Posted: Friday, November 21st, 2014 at 6:00 am

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It looked bleak at first, but the Pella High football team, despite five giveaways, three of them in the first half, prevailed over Sioux City Heelan in last night’s Class 3A state championship game, 38 – 17, in a game that was heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Pella High Football Looks to ‘Finish’ Tonight in Cedar Falls

Posted: Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 6:01 am

The six days of anticipation and waiting are over, and tonight, arguably the top two teams in the state in Class 3A football, Pella High and Sioux City Heelan, do battle inside the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls for a state championship.

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Little Dutch Focused in Practice this Week

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 6:00 am

There is a certain element of sports that is mental, especially at the high school level. This dynamic increases exponentially the further you get into a season and into the playoffs.

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Back on Normal Rest, Dutch Getting Ready for Defending Champs

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 5:59 am

A famous, white-haired wrestler once said, “To be the champ, ya gotta beat the champ!” With or without the “woo” at the end of that sentence, that is exactly what’s facing Pella High in two short days up in Cedar Falls with the defending Class 3A champion, Sioux City Heelan awaiting them.

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Bus Ride Home Enjoyable, but ‘Focused’ for Pella High Football

Posted: Monday, November 17th, 2014 at 6:00 am

It’s always a long bus ride home following a loss, especially one that ends your season. If you’re a member of the current Pella High football team, you have not had to face one of those daunting trips yet this year, and if they’re successful this Thursday night in Cedar Falls, they won’t have to at all in 2014.

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McKinstrey Impressed with First Half Effort Against Saints

Posted: Saturday, November 15th, 2014 at 6:00 am

No penalties, no points allowed, 20 points on their side of the scoreboard and one lone interception. Those were the stats the Pella High offense and defense put up in the first 24 minutes of Thursday’s Class 3A football semifinal against Cedar Rapids Xavier.

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Pella Defense Dominates, Moves Onto the Finals

Posted: Friday, November 14th, 2014 at 6:01 am

Fifty-eight yards. Zero points. These were the statistics put up by Cedar Rapids Xavier and by the Pella High defense, as the Little Dutch defeated the Saints in last night’s Class 3A State Semifinal game, 27 – 0, as heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Xavier, Pella Clash in Class 3A Semifinals

Posted: Thursday, November 13th, 2014 at 6:00 am

The first day of the State Football Semifinals will culminate in a match-up between two powerhouse defenses as Pella High and Cedar Rapids Xavier meet tonight inside of the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls.

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Pella Football Getting Mentally Ready for Thursday

Posted: Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 at 6:00 am

An entire class of students from freshman-to-senior have come and gone since Pella’s football team has been to the UNI-Dome for the final four in Class 3A.

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Little Dutch Coaching Staff to Keep Past Dome Experiences in Mind Getting Ready for Thursday

Posted: Monday, November 10th, 2014 at 5:59 am

For the third time in the last two weeks, the Pella High football team extended their season by another game, this time playing a full four quarters in a 31 – 14 win over Washington on Friday.

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First Half Barrage Sends Little Dutch to UNI-Dome

Posted: Saturday, November 8th, 2014 at 6:01 am

That stop on fourth down, as heard on 92.1 KRLS, ended last night’s Class 3A state quarterfinal match-up between Pella High and Washington as the Dutch football team downed the Demons, 31 – 14, to send them back to the UNI-Dome and the semifinals for the first time since 2010.

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Pella High-Lights State Quarterfinals

Posted: Friday, November 7th, 2014 at 11:24 pm

Here’s tonight’s highlights from Pella’s 31 – 14 win over Washington in the 2014 Class 3A State Quarterfinals. Enjoy!

Pella vs. Washington: Round Four Tonight

Posted: Friday, November 7th, 2014 at 6:00 am

What’s quickly become a rivalry as of late, Pella High football hosts Washington in the Class 3A state quarterfinals, with a trip to the UNI-Dome on the line.

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Little Dutch Staying Focused on Friday

Posted: Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 at 6:00 am

It has become a thorn in their sides, the hurdle that just catches their ankle to slow them down enough to let another team squeak by.

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Little Dutch Slaughter Cardinals, Make Quarterfinals

Posted: Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 at 5:59 am

For the sixth time in seven years, the Pella High football team can call themselves quarterfinalists in Class 3A, after their 56 – 14 beat down of Newton last night in a game heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Little Dutch Look for Second Straight Berth in State Quarterfinals on Monday

Posted: Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 at 5:57 am

The “Rout Streak” for the Pella High football team started in Week Seven when they clobbered Newton, 69 – 14, and on Monday night, they have a chance to push themselves to the Class 3A state quarterfinals if they can do it again against the Cardinals, this time inside the comforts of Pella High Stadium.

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Little Dutch Roll Over Trojans in First Round Action

Posted: Thursday, October 30th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Pella High Little Dutch continued their lopsided winning ways with a 41-0 win over the Fairfield Trojans in a game heard on KNIAKRLS.com.

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Pella High Football Begins What Could be Memorable Playoff Journey Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 at 5:58 am

With the bad taste of how the 2013 football season ended washed out of their mouths with how this year has gone so far, Pella High starts the first of hopefully five playoff games tonight at home against Fairfield.

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