Posts With Keyword ‘Today’s Local Sports’

Dutch Women Finish Twentieth in Final Softball Poll

Posted: Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 at 5:50 am

Reaching as high as fourth this season, the Central softball team finished 2014 with a 20th ranking in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association poll.

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Pella Boys Medal in State Tennis Tournament

Posted: Monday, June 2nd, 2014 at 6:00 am

Fourteen tie breakers and several close matches later, all five of the Pella High boys’ tennis players who qualified for the Class 2A State Individual Tournament took home a medal.

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Lady Dutch Falter in Centerville

Posted: Monday, June 2nd, 2014 at 5:58 am

Playing another set of ranked teams, the Pella High softball team still stayed competitive despite picking up a win in Centerville’s tournament on Saturday.

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Eagles’ Boys Pick Up First Two Wins of the Season

Posted: Monday, June 2nd, 2014 at 5:56 am

Pella Christian’s baseball team corralled a pair of wins in tournament play this weekend.

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Saints Take Two of Three in Tournament Play

Posted: Monday, June 2nd, 2014 at 5:51 am

Playing mostly 2A and 3A schools, the Melcher-Dallas softball team won two of their three matches in tournament action on Saturday.

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Stevens Says Goodbye to Central Baseball Program

Posted: Monday, June 2nd, 2014 at 5:50 am

Spending 11 years as the skipper for Central baseball, Coach Adam Stevens is moving on to bigger and brighter things over at Aurora College in Illinois.

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Little Dutch Move to 3 – 0

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:59 am

A key bases-clearing double in the sixth inning gave the Pella baseball team more than enough cushion to beat Centerville last night, 7 – 1, to move to 3 – 0 on the season.

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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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Mustangs Walk-off Twice with Wins

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:52 am

Both PCM’s softball and baseball teams walked off with wins in the bottom of the seventh of their respective contests with Greene County last night.

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Grinnell Ends PCM Girls’ Soccer Season

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:52 am

Grinnell’s soccer teams have been mowing down our area schools in the postseason.

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Sabers’ Boys, Girls Blast Lamoni

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:51 am

What is more than likely a preview of future Bluegrass Conference games involving Twin Cedars, the Sabers’ baseball team demolished Lamoni in every sense of the word last night, 23 – 2 in four innings.

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First Round Bye Extremely Important for Conference Baseball Tournament

Posted: Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 5:50 am

Putting together a nice string of wins to close out their 2014 regular season, the Central baseball team became a force to be reckoned with as they approached the Iowa Conference tournament.

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Lynnville-Sully Trounces Lady Dutch

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Returning their entire team from a year ago, including a 30-win pitcher, Lynnville-Sully downed Pella High last night on the softball diamond, 7 – 1.

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Little Dutch Capitalize on Bluejays Mistakes

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 5:58 am

You don’t often score nine runs with just three hits, but that’s exactly what Pella High’s baseball team did last night in their 9 – 5 win over Bondurant-Farrar.

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Penalty Kicks End Pella’s Soccer Season

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 5:56 am

The Pella High boys’ soccer team made a quick exit from the Class 2A substate tournament, losing in the semifinals to Grinnell in penalty kicks, 2 – 1.

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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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Trojans’ Boys Topple North Mahaska

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Pleasantville’s baseball team sent the fans home early, beating North Mahaska yesterday 13 – 3 in five innings.

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Twin Cedars’ Girls Blast Melcher-Dallas

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 5:51 am

In a rare instance when it was a non-conference game, Twin Cedars took down Melcher-Dallas in softball action yesterday, 11 – 4.

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Sabers’ Baseball Gets Halfway Through Murray Tournament

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 5:51 am

Last night was the night the lights went out in Murray. Twin Cedars’ baseball team beat up on Central Decatur before having their game with the Mustangs suspended due to the lights going out.

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‘Frustration’ Describes End of Central Softball Season

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 5:50 am

What started off as a promising campaign for the Central softball team, ended with four straight losses in tournament play and a quick exit and end to their season.

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