Posts With Keyword ‘Tom Wilkins’

‘Family’ Mentality Highlights Strong Season for Pleasantville Boys

Posted: Friday, March 9th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Winning twenty games in a season is an impressive accomplishment for any high school basketball team, and while the Pleasantville boys accomplished that this past season, it was their unity on the court that made for a special ride.

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Pleasantville Boys’ Coach says He Was Privileged to be a Part of Successful Season

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Though it ended sooner than they would have liked, the 2011-2012 season for the Pleasantville boys basketball team was a special one in more ways than one.

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Van Haalen Scores 32 as Pleasantville Downs Grandview Park Baptist 60-46

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Pleasantville boys basketball team used an 11-0 second-quarter run to overtake Grandview Park Baptist and raced away with the game, defeating the Defenders 60-46 in Tuesday night’s Class 1A District Semifinal in Pleasantville.

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Pleasantville Boys Win 61-56 Nail-biter Against Rival Blue Devils

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

The Pleasantville boys basketball team found a way to put away rival Martensdale-St. Mary’s for the third time this season; and fans were treated to a near dead-even contest, as the Trojans pulled out a late 61-56 victory in Thursday night’s Class 1A District Quarterfinal game in Pleasantville.

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Postseason Begins Tonight for Pleasantville Boys Against Martensdale-St. Mary’s

Posted: Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Pleasantville boys basketball team begins what they hope will be a strong run in the postseason tonight, as the Trojans host rival Martensdale-St. Mary’s in a Class 1A District Quarterfinal match-up.

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Pleasantville Travels to Wayne Tonight in POIC Tilt

Posted: Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 at 6:00 am

Pleasantville sends both of its basketball squads on the road to Corydon tonight, as the Trojans face Wayne in Pride of Iowa Conference play.

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Even Undefeated Teams Need Improvement, says Pleasantville Boys Coach

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 5:59 am

From a fan standpoint, it can be hard to find any flaws in the way the Pleasantville boys basketball team has started the season; but from a coaches’ perspective, there’s always room for improvement.

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Time Off Now, Work Later for Undefeated Pleasantville Boys

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2011 at 5:58 am

One of the great stories of the local sports scene has been the start of the 2011-2012 season for the Pleasantville boys basketball team.  

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Pleasantville Basketball Teams Hit the Road Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Pleasantville girls and boys basketball teams wrap up the first portion of the season tonight in Leon against Central Decatur.

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Pleasantville Basketball Sweeps Wayne

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 6:01 am

Pleasantville swept a Varsity girls and boys basketball doubleheader at home with Wayne last night to give the girls their first win of the season, and keep the Trojan boys unbeaten on the season.

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Pleasantville Boys Win, Girls Fall at Carlisle

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:01 am

The Pleasantville girls basketball team was looking to put themselves at a 1-1 record at Carlisle last night, but couldn’t get the ball to stay in the basket in a 45-32 loss.

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Pleasantville Coach Hopes Returning Starters Can Combine to Fill Gap Left by Graduating Star

Posted: Saturday, November 26th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Pleasantville’s boys basketball program enters the new season optimistic, despite needing to fill the void left by the team’s leading scorer from a season ago.

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Tom Wilkins Era Part 2 Set To Begin At Pleasantville

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 6:35 am

Pleasantville has a new boys basketball coach.

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