Posts With Keyword ‘Twin Cedars Football’

Do or Die Game Looming for Twin Cedars Football

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 5:58 am

If the Sabers are going to have their “best game of the season,” this Friday would be the time to do it. Coach Aaron Allspach and his gang just beat Moravia 35 – 0 in a game that was shortened due to severe weather.

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Rain Forces Two Local Eight-Man teams to Early Exits

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Due to the inclement weather, Melcher-Dallas’ game vs. Lenox was cancelled, and there is no make-up date scheduled. Twin Cedars only played two quarters of their game before it got called because of the rain, but Twin Cedars at least gets credit for a win, with a 35 – 0 shutout of Moravia. Melcher-Dallas is sitting at 6 – 1 on the year, while Twin Cedars improves to 4 – 4. Everything comes down to next week for Twin Cedars, as they host Tri-County in an “elimination game” of sorts, while Melcher-Dallas is at Meskwaki to wrap their season up.

Melcher-Dallas, Twin Cedars Close to Reaching Preseason Goals

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 5:58 am

With the postseason drawing near, two of our area eight-man teams are looking to take another step towards accomplishing their goals of either finishing in the top four of district five or winning the district title.

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Twin Cedars Wallops Seymour 77-8

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:00 am

A 77-8 thumping of Seymour Friday night provided the Twin Cedars football team with just the bounce-back game they were looking for.

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Eight-Man Teams Need Week 6 W’s to Keep Goals On Track

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Marion County’s Eight-Man District 5 football teams face a pair of important games tonight.

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Marion County PM Sports Page – High School Mock Fantasy Football Rankings

Posted: Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 at 7:30 pm

Millions of people take part in fantasy football leagues, trying to compile the right collection of NFL talent to score fantasy points for their “team” and help them beat other “teams” in their league. But what would it be like if a fantasy football league were made from local high school athletes?

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Twin Cedars Looking to do Little Things in Weeks to Come

Posted: Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Coming off a 73-28 loss to H-L-V, the Twin Cedars Sabers are looking to bounce back with three games remaining on their schedule for a push towards the playoffs.

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Hy-Vee Radio Coaches’ Corner – September 22nd, 2012

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 11:00 am

Due to coverage of Central College football, the Marion County Midday Magazine has shortened this week’s Hy-Vee Radio Coaches’ Corner program by one hour. Below are each of the interviews, in their entirety.

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H-L-V Too Much for Twin Cedars in 73-28 Loss for the Sabers

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 5:59 am

Twin Cedars fell behind early and never could catch up, falling on the road at H-L-V Friday night 73-28.

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Melcher-Dallas Homecoming; Twin Cedars at H-L-V Tonight in Local Eight-Man Action

Posted: Friday, September 21st, 2012 at 5:58 am

Melcher-Dallas goes for a fifth-straight win in eight-man football tonight as they host Tri-County for Homecoming.

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Sabers’ Coach says Tackling Better, Still in Need of Work

Posted: Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Entering last week’s contest against Meskwaki Settlement, the Twin Cedars football team was emphasizing better fundamentals in their tackling.

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Twin Cedars Football Taking Steps to Keep Moving Forward, says Captain

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Following their first win of the season this past week, the Twin Cedars football team is trying to keep their progress moving forward this week in practice, as the Sabers prepare for Friday’s game against Meskwaki Settlement.

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Marion County PM Sports Page – Twin Cedars Football

Posted: Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 7:30 pm

Twin Cedars notched their first win of the season this past Friday night, a 50-20 Homecoming victory over East Union. On this week’s Marion County PM Sports Page program, KNIA/KRLS Sports Director Eric Gotschall caught up with the Sabers’ captains – Josh Davis, Brent Parker and Dylan Roberts – after practice to discuss the significance of that first victory and why the Sabers have their sights set squarely on another berth in the postseason.

To hear the interview, click the link below.
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Twin Cedars Pursues First Win Tonight at Home

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Twin Cedars is back on their home field tonight and hoping the familiar settings can help them find their first victory of the season.

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Marion County Scoreboard – Week Two

Posted: Saturday, September 1st, 2012 at 6:30 am

Local Football Scores from Friday Night:

Knoxville – 12
Newton – 6

Pella High – 16 (OT)
Washington – 10

Pella Christian – 44
PCM – 6

Pleasantville – 21
Martensdale-St. Marys – 36

Melcher-Dallas – 78
Seymour – 28

Twin Cedars – 26
Wayne – 56

Saints, Sabers Football Teams Gun for District 5 Wins Tonight

Posted: Friday, August 31st, 2012 at 5:58 am

In the Eight-Player ranks tonight, Melcher-Dallas gets their first home game of the season – hosting Seymour – while Twin Cedars hits the road to face new Eight-Player addition Wayne.

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Twin Cedars Football Team Placing Emphasis on Defense, Conditioning This Week

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

The Twin Cedars football team entered practice this week encouraged by their performance against Melcher-Dallas last week, but fully recognizing areas that needed improvement as well.

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Saints Tested Again, Pull Away from Sabers 44-28

Posted: Saturday, August 25th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Yet another classic Melcher-Dallas/Twin Cedars clash unfolded on the football field in Bussey Friday night, as the Saints pulled away in the second half to claim a 44-28 win.

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Marion County Rivals Meet on the Gridiron Tonight

Posted: Friday, August 24th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Another pair of Marion County teams go head-to-head tonight, as Twin Cedars hosts Melcher-Dallas in an eight-player clash.

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Twin Cedars Quarterback Embraces Leadership Role

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 5:58 am

Quarterback is certainly the most celebrated – and scrutinized – position in football, and even at the high school level requires a strong leader who can manage the expectations and help guide the team to success on offense.

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