Posts With Keyword ‘Saints’

M-D Girls Leaning on Upperclassmen to Start Season

Posted: Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The first outdoor meet of the season for the Melcher-Dallas girls track and field team is just a day away, and the Saints will be relying on their veteran runners to provide a good base for them early on.

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Saints Hard at Work for Next Week’s Meets

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 5:58 am

Locked right now into early season workouts, the Melcher-Dallas boys track and field team is focusing on getting prepared for their first competition of the season.  

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Simple Approach Taken to Early Season for M-D Girls Runners

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 5:57 am

Melcher-Dallas is getting its girls track and field team up to speed this week, hoping to dodge the rain and get in a few good workouts before next week.

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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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Melcher-Dallas Boys Eager to Make Improvements this Offseason

Posted: Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Though it appeared that luck was not on the side of the Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team this season, the Saints do have some good fortune to be thankful for as they enter the off-season: youth.

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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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Pleasantville’s Busick Wins Opening Round Bout; State Tournament Curtain Closes for M-D’s Parker

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Pleasantville’s Trey Busick picked up a first round win to keep his hopes of a State Wrestling title alive on Thursday, while Melcher-Dallas’s Josh Parker had his postseason run come to a close for Southeast Warren in the Class 1A portion of the State Wrestling Tournament.

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Wayne Again Too Much for Melcher-Dallas Boys in 89-40 Runaway

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 5:58 am

It was a rough conclusion to the season for the Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team Thursday night, as the Saints lost in Corydon to Wayne 89-40 in the Class 1A Quarterfinals.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys in Corydon Tonight for District Quarterfinals

Posted: Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Following their biggest offensive outing of the season in a 79-54 rout of Seymour on Monday night, the playoff road gets much tougher tonight for the Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Rip Seymour 79-54

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team put up its highest offensive output of the season on Monday night, whipping Seymour 79-54 in their Class 1A District Tournament opener.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Downed by Wayne 60-27 in Regular Season Finale

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

The Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team took on Wayne Friday night in a tough non-conference test before the District Tournament, falling to the Falcons 60-27.  

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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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Twin Cedars Claims Narrow Victories Over Melcher-Dallas Basketball Teams

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 at 5:58 am

A packed gym at Twin Cedars High School was on hand Tuesday night to watch a pair of closely-contested Bluegrass Conference games between Marion County Rivals Twin Cedars and Melcher-Dallas for the two schools’ collaborative Coaches vs. Cancer games.

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Twin Cedars Hosting Melcher-Dallas Tonight in Coaches vs. Cancer Games

Posted: Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 at 5:57 am

For the first time, the Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars basketball teams will hold their annual Coaches vs. Cancer basketball games as a collaborative effort, as the Saints and Sabers meet in Bussey tonight.

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Melcher-Dallas Squads Snag Easy Victories Over Seymour

Posted: Saturday, February 4th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Melcher-Dallas sent its varsity basketball teams to Seymour Friday night, and returned home with a pair of victories, as the girls throttled the Warriors 48-14 and the boys claimed a 55-43 triumph.

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Area 1A, 2A Teams Likely to Face Each Other in Respective Postseason Tournaments

Posted: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 at 5:58 am

The postseason picture for our area Class 1A and 2A boys basketball teams was made clear earlier this week, as pairings were released by the Iowa High School Athletic Association.

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Twin Cedars, Melcher-Dallas Basketball Teams Joining Together in Fight Against Cancer

Posted: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 at 5:58 am

It’s always a big night of basketball when Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars mix it up on the hardwood, and when the Sabers host the Saints this coming Tuesday, the games will be a little bigger than normal.

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Saints Bucked by Mustangs in Twin BGC Losses

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 at 5:59 am

Another Bluegrass Conference doubleheader with Murray again had unfavorable results for the Melcher-Dallas girls and boys basketball teams, as the Saints were swept 41-37 and 72-53 by the visiting Mustangs Tuesday night.

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