Today’s Local Sports

South Central Conference Will Be Just As Tough Next Season For Knoxville Softball

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Softball Squad will be a member of the South Central Conference next season.

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Several Pella Baseball Players on All-Conference List

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:59 am

A total of six names from Pella High were on the 2014 Little Hawkeye Conference all-conference list for this past baseball season.

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Eagles’ Girls Earn League Honors

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Making it all the way to the regional final, the Pella Christian softball team had several athletes named to the All-Conference list in the Little Hawkeye Conference this season.

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Sabers Prepping for Deep State Tourney Run

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:55 am

Coming in as one of the favorites to make it to the finals of the Class 1A state baseball tournament, Twin Cedars is getting down to work to make sure that their stay is a lengthy one.

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Dunham, Dutch Men’s Cross Country Team Happy, but Not Content with 2013 Finish

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 5:49 am

Trying to follow up their performance from the 2013 season should not be a problem for the Central men’s cross country team.

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Cole Baker’s No-No Ends Pella High’s Season

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Bats were silent on the Pella High side of the scoreboard and Dallas Center – Grimes defeated the Little Dutch 5 – 0 in last night’s Class 3A substate final.

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5 Panthers Earn All-LHC Baseball Honors

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Baseball Squad was able to get five players on first or second team all-Little Hawkeye Conference this season.

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Harrill Wants to be More than Just a Coach for Eagles’ Girls

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 5:58 am

Pella Christian’s softball team rose to the occasion during their memorable postseason run in 2014.

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Much Has Changed for Sabers’ Baseball Since Last Year

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 5:56 am

The Twin Cedars’ baseball team is in preparation for their opening round contest of the 2014 Class 1A state baseball tournament at Principal Park on Saturday.

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Success in 2013-14 Made Offseason Recruiting ‘Easier’ for Douma

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 5:50 am

With the confidence and swagger of a team that could conquer anything, Central men’s basketball coach, Craig Douma hit the recruiting trail hard this offseason, hoping to duplicate the success his squad had this past season.

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Substate Baseball

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 9:16 pm

Class 3A Baseball Substate Final:

Dallas Center-Grimes 5, Pella 0

Back to State! Twin Cedars Destroys North Mahaska in Six to Reach ‘Elite Eight’

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:01 am

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A five-run first inning keyed Twin Cedars’ baseball team back to the Class 1A state tournament last night in a 10 – 0, six-inning win over North Mahaska.

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Discipline A Key Area For Knoxville Softball Next Season

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:00 am

One thing that Knoxville Softball Coach Steph Christner would like her team to work on the offseason is discipline.

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Pella High Looking for Second Ever State Tournament Berth Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 5:59 am

In just his second season at the helm of the Pella High baseball team, Coach Jesse Jablonski already has his guys soaring to new heights.

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Eagles Get Four on All-Conference Baseball List

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Pella Christian baseball team had four names listed on the 2014 Little Hawkeye Conference all-conference team.

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Down Last Two Seasons Big Motivator for Current Dutch Volleyball Team

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 5:50 am

Central volleyball has long been looked at as a powerhouse not just in the Iowa Conference, but on the national stage.

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Substate Baseball

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 8:51 pm

Class 1A Substate Final (Winner Advances to Class 1A State Tournament):

Twin Cedars 10, North Mahaska 0 F/6 innings

Two Big Fly’s Launch Pella a Game Away from State

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:00 am

Grant Judkins and Austin Titman both went yard and Pella High baseball beat down Saydel last night, 8 – 3, in the Class 3A District 14 final.

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Knoxville Softball Returns 7 Starters In 2015

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 5:59 am

The State Softball Tournament is going on this week…and for 40 teams in class 4A the goal of getting to state will wait until next season.

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Harrill Turned to Seniors for Advice in Year One

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 5:58 am

Completing her first full season as head coach for Pella Christian’s softball team, Karen Harrill took her squad all the way to the regional final, and almost took them to Fort Dodge for the first time in over 20 years.

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