Today’s Local Sports

Carlisle Ends Knoxville’s Softball Season

Posted: Monday, July 14th, 2014 at 5:59 am

The Carlisle Wildcats proved against the Knoxville Panthers on Saturday night in the Class 4A Regional Semi-Finals

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Eagles’ Softball Prepares for Stiff Regional Final Task

Posted: Monday, July 14th, 2014 at 5:58 am

Slaying their first two opponents, the Pella Christian softball team is just one win away from their first trip to the Class 2A state tournament since 1990.

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Weather Delaying Things a Bit, Pella and Oskaloosa Set for Round Four

Posted: Monday, July 14th, 2014 at 5:56 am

After getting rained out on Saturday night, Pella High and Oskaloosa are finally, we hope, set to do battle in the Class 4A regional semifinal on Monday night.

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Mustangs Win Away From State, Must Topple Ranked Foe

Posted: Monday, July 14th, 2014 at 5:52 am

The PCM softball team has proven this season that you don’t have to be ranked to be a dangerous squad to face.

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Douma Happy, Disappointed With How 2013 Ended

Posted: Monday, July 14th, 2014 at 5:50 am

The Central men’s basketball team had a magical run in the 2014 postseason, going all the way from being picked to finish last in the conference, to the round of 32 in the NCAA national tournament.

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Sudden Rain Washes Out Another Knoxville Race Night

Posted: Monday, July 14th, 2014 at 5:49 am

Mother Nature is having quite a season at the Knoxville Raceway in 2014. She has won five of the last seven race nights at the half mile, but will never be on the official winner’s list anytime soon. The problem is she does not drive a sprint car, she drives the weather. Rain, again forced cancellation of Saturday night’s racing after a sudden downpour drenched the facility with nearly two inches of rain in a little over an hour. They will try to break the streak next week with a regular triple header of sprint car racing.

Carlisle Ends Knoxville’s Softball Season

Posted: Sunday, July 13th, 2014 at 6:00 am

The Carlisle Wildcats proved against the Knoxville Panthers on Saturday night in the Class 4A Regional

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Heavy Rain Washes Out Knoxville…Again

Posted: Sunday, July 13th, 2014 at 5:48 am

Mother Nature is having quite a season at the Knoxville Raceway in 2014.

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Dominant Pitching Leads Eagle Girls to Regional Finals

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Nicole Kelderman and Natalie Vos combined to throw a three-hitter, and the Pella Christian softball team’s offense did the rest in a 6 – 1 defeat of Jesup in last night’s Class 2A regional semifinal.

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Knoxville Splits With Mount Pleasant In Regular Season Ender

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Baseball Squad split its regular season ending double header with Mount Pleasant last night.

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Little Dutch End Night Early Against Denison

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 5:58 am

Playing at Grand View University, the Pella High baseball team put on a show and got on the road early, beating Denison 12 – 2 in six innings.

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Knoxville Softball Matched Up With Carlisle In 4A Regional Semi-Final

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Softball Squad is one game from playing in the class 4A Regional final.

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Conference Foes Battle in Regional Softball Semifinals

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 5:56 am

In what is turning out to be the unofficial “finals” of a mini Little Hawkeye Conference tournament, Pella High and Oskaloosa square off in Mahaska County tonight in the semifinals of the Class 4A regional softball tournament.

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Eagles’ Baseball Starts District Tourney Journey

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Through with playing the multitude of Class 3A schools in the Little Hawkeye Conference, the Pella Christian baseball team starts postseason play tonight against Albia at Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont High.

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PCM Softball Reaches Regional Final With Trouncing of Roadrunners

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 5:52 am

Oh, if only Wile E. Coyote could take a few pointers from the PCM softball team.

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Sabers’ Season Ends at Hands of Lady Hawks

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 5:51 am

Lynnville-Sully came out firing on all cylinders, and unfortunately, the Twin Cedars softball team did not have a response in a 13 – 3, six-inning loss in the Class 1A semifinals yesterday.

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Laidlaw Hopes to See Offensive Boost from Team This Year

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 5:49 am

Coming off of a 2013 campaign where his team scored 38 goals while allowing 28 on defense, Central head men’s soccer coach, Garry Laidlaw would still like to see an improvement offensively for 2014.

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Knoxville Raceway Hopes For Racing Tonight

Posted: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at 5:48 am

The Knoxville Raceway hopes that tonight’s racing gets underway.

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Regional Softball Scores

Posted: Friday, July 11th, 2014 at 8:48 pm

2A Regional Final:
Highland 11, Pella Christian 10

3A Regional Final:
West Burlington/Norte Dame 6, PCM 4

4A Regional Semi-Final:
Oskaloosa 5, Pella 2

Knoxville Rolls Past Des Moines Hoover

Posted: Friday, July 11th, 2014 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Softball squad blew past Des Moines Hoover last night 10-5.

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