Posts With Keyword ‘Pella High Football’

Pella’s Speed has Been Explosive to this Point

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 6:00 am

Sitting at a 5 – 0 record, the Pella High football team is flying high, and have been using their team speed and frustrating defense to their advantage.

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Pella Thwomps Carlisle in Homecoming Rout

Posted: Saturday, September 28th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Carlisle broke a 65-yard run on their opening possession to take an early 7-0 lead on Pella, but from there it was all Little Dutch as they cruised to a 44-7 Homecoming win.

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Little Dutch Look to Continue Perfect Start

Posted: Friday, September 27th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Carlisle will try to play spoilers to the Homecoming festivities at Pella tonight when the Wildcats invade Pella Stadium for a football showdown.

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Pella, Knoxville Showdown for the 77th Time

Posted: Friday, September 20th, 2013 at 6:01 am

Arguably one of the biggest and best rivalries in the state of Iowa, both Pella and Knoxville will square off tonight at Ken Locke Stadium in Week Four football action.

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Pella Football Has Plenty of Things Clicking for Them Early On

Posted: Thursday, September 19th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Sure, you can look at their defense that has gotten them off to a 3 – 0 start. You could also point to their never-say-die attitude when facing a second half deficit.

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Pella Squeaks Out Win Over Grinnell

Posted: Saturday, September 14th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Nearly 3000 fans packed Pella High stadium and were treated to a thriller as seventh ranked Pella pulled off a 22-21 win over third ranked Grinnell in a non-district matchup.

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Pella Wins Thriller Over Washington

Posted: Saturday, September 7th, 2013 at 6:00 am

It took until the second half for any offense to get put on the scoreboard, but after the dust settled, Pella High football came away with a 14 – 7 win over Washington last night.

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Speed Should be on Display in Washington

Posted: Friday, September 6th, 2013 at 6:00 am

A speedy Washington football team welcomes an equally quick Pella High squad into Demon Stadium tonight.

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McKinstrey Hopes to Clean Up Penalties Against Washington

Posted: Thursday, September 5th, 2013 at 6:00 am

If you had to find a negative about Pella’s 38 – 13 win over Marshalltown last Friday, it would be the number of penalties the team committed.

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Little Dutch Run All Over Marshalltown in Opener

Posted: Saturday, August 31st, 2013 at 6:00 am

Saying his team was quick may have been an understatement after the show Coach Jay McKinstrey’s Pella High football team put on last night in a 38 – 13 win over Marshalltown. Bryce Bortscheller got the scoring started for Pella with a 77-yard touchdown reception, followed by a pick six from Quinton Murphy that set the tone early for the Little Dutch. Pella would get the running clock going early on the Bobcats halfway through the third quarter before putting in their reserves to take over the rest of the game. Coach McKinstrey said after the game that their team’s speed can be found beyond the offensive side of the ball. Pella’s win gives them a 1 – 0 record to begin the year, and they’ll make the long trip to Washington for week number two this Friday.

McKinstrey Likes Carlisle Early on in Class 3A District 8

Posted: Monday, August 26th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Every team in the Class 3A football district 8 has lost some key players and has some big components returning.

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Special Teams Very Important to Little Dutch Football

Posted: Friday, August 23rd, 2013 at 6:00 am

In addition to the big amount of seniors the Pella High football team is bringing back this season, they will be returning several key components of their special teams for field goals, punts and kickoffs.

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McKinstrey Wants Seniors to Be Leaders Now and Forever

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 6:00 am

A bucketful of seniors comprise the Pella High football team in 2013.

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Quarterback Position a Thing to Watch for this Pella Football Season

Posted: Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 at 6:00 am

For the first time in a while, says Pella football coach, Jay McKinstrey, their quarterback position is a question mark after the first few practices.

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Reverting Back to “Pella Football” Key to Late-Season Turnaround

Posted: Thursday, November 15th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Even with a tough three-game schedule that the Pella High football team faced at the beginning of the 2012 season, head coach Jay McKinstrey was still excited about who his team was going to play, because it gave him and his coaching staff a chance to see who they were as a football team early in the year.

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Little Dutch Trying to Discover Who They Were at Start of Season

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Though he would have liked to start the season winning those first three non-district games, Pella High head football coach, Jay McKinstrey, was very happy with how his Little Dutch played at the start of the season.

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Twelve Members of the Little Dutch Earn All-District Honors

Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 6:00 am

There may be no “red carpet” for their awards, but 12 members of the Pella High Little Dutch football team earned All-District honors for their 2012 efforts.

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McKinstrey Humble in Season-Ending Loss

Posted: Friday, November 2nd, 2012 at 6:00 am

A mark of a good coach is knowing when to concede to defeat and know which team is the better team and being able to admit as much.

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Williamsburg as Advertised, Defeats Pella

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Williamsburg was everything Pella thought they would be, and the Raiders showed it, getting off to an early 20 – 0 lead, and beating the Little Dutch in a sound 54 – 27 victory.

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Monday Night Football Rolls into Williamsburg

Posted: Saturday, October 27th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Forget about the San Francisco 49ers and the Arizona Cardinals. The Monday night match-up you’ll want to be a part of is that of the Little Dutch and the Raiders.

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