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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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Twin Cedars Tries to Get Back to Principal Park Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 5:52 am

In a rematch from last year’s substate final at Pella Christian, Twin Cedars and North Mahaska do battle on the baseball diamond tonight in the Class 1A Substate 6 final in Oskaloosa, trying to be one of eight teams to make it to the state tournament.

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Central Women’s Soccer Addressed Holes in Offseason

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 5:50 am

Trying to stay competitive in a tough league like the Iowa Conference is is quite a task.

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District Baseball

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 9:39 pm

3A District Final:

Pella 8, Saydel 3

Sabers’ Coy Moore Hits Bomb to Walk-off on Trojans

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:01 am

A game for the ages. That is what it will be known as at least until Tuesday.

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Two Teams with Lots of Momentum Enter District Final

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:59 am

Both Pella High and Saydel’s baseball teams walked off on their opponents in the seventh inning of their first round district tournament games on Friday, and Monday, the two schools will meet in the district final, with a trip to the Class 3A substate final up for grabs.

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Eagles’ Baseball Loses Leadership, Bats of Vander Hart and Collins

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:57 am

With Mother Nature dealing the Pella Christian baseball team an abrupt and ugly exit to their season, the Eagles had to also say “So Long” to a pair of talented seniors.

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McMartin Up Front with New Recruits

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:51 am

Prepping for camp here in a few weeks, the Central football team is gearing up to make a charge towards the top of the Iowa Conference in 2014.

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New Point Leaders; New Winners Highlight Saturday At Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 5:48 am

Mother Nature finally lost at the Knoxville Raceway as a near perfect night Saturday brought a first time winner and two lead changes in points.

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New Point Leaders; New Winners Saturday At Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 5:49 am

Mother Nature finally lost at the Knoxville Raceway as a near perfect night brought a first time winner and two lead changes in points.

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Marion County Scoreboard for 7/19/14

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 8:51 pm

Twin Cedars 2

Pleasantville 1

Final – Class 1A District 12 Finals

Knoxville’s Season Ends With Loss To Keokuk

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Baseball Squad paid the price for anemic bats to start its first round Class three-A District opener with Keokuk last night and lost 4-3.

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Wittmer, Pella High Walk-Off Into District Final

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:59 am

The crack of the bat of Marcus Wittmer, whose clutch RBI double in the bottom of the seventh fueled Pella High’s baseball team to a 1 – 0 win over Grinnell in the Class 3A district tournament opener last night.

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Vos, Eagles Went Through Emotional Roller Coaster in Final At-Bat of Season

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:57 am

Twice the Pella Christian softball team was down to their final strike.

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Big Match-Up Highlights Saturday Baseball

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:55 am

For what has become an incredible ride for both teams, Twin Cedars and Pleasantville’s baseball clubs do battle in Bussey tonight in the Class 1A District 12 final.

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Search for New Central Baseball Coach Over

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:51 am

Central College has filled their open head baseball coach position for Spring 2015.

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Swindell And Maybe Other Visitors To Race

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 5:48 am

Maybe Mother Nature will take the night off from the Knoxville Raceway and let the drivers race.

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