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JET Physical Therapy Wrestling Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2018 at 9:00 am

This week’s JET Physical Therapy Wrestling Athlete of the Week is Kade McKinney of WACO High School

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Huskies Dominate Wolves In Riverside

Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2018 at 7:29 am

The Highland and Winfield-Mt. Union boys’ basketball teams squared off in Riverside in a KCII-area match-up Tuesday night, with the Huskies laying the smackdown on the Wolves 57-18.

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Demon Wrestling At It Again

Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2018 at 7:22 am

The Washington wrestling team takes to the mat tonight for their second Southeast Conference duel of the year, welcoming Keokuk to town.

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Panthers Tame Lions in Doubleheader

Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Pekin Panthers boys and girls basketball teams traveled to Lone Tree and swept the Lions in a Southeast Iowa Superconference doubleheader Tuesday.

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Hawks Host Lone Home Meet

Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestling team is at home for the only time this season Thursday when they host a River Valley Conference quadrangular with Northeast Goose Lake, Camanche and Bellevue.

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Iowa Mennonite Splits With Wapello

Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls basketball teamshosted Wapello Tuesday night at Hillcrest Union in Kalona for a Southeast IowaSuperconference doubleheader.



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Eagles and Belle Plaine Split Double Dip

Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 at 7:00 am

It was a South Iowa Cedar League basketball doubleheaderTuesday night at Keota when the Eagles welcomed Belle Plaine.



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KCII Live Radio Sports Guide Tuesday, December 11th

Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 at 7:43 am

High School basketball returns to KCII tonight.



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Demons Welcome Indians for Home Opener

Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 at 7:36 am

The Washington boys’ basketball team plays their first home game of the season tonight, welcoming top-ranked Oskaloosa to town.

The Demons are coming off a loss on the road against Fairfield in which they were outscored by 18 points in the second half after being tied at halftime.  Cade Hennigan led the way for Washington with 12 points, eight of which came in the first half.

Tonight brings their toughest test yet in last year’s state runners-up in Oskaloosa, a team which features UNI commit Cole Henry and one of the top power forward recruits in the entire country in Xavier Foster.  Those two are averaging 17 and 16 points per game respectively so far this year.

You can catch tonight’s action live on FM 106.1 KCII starting with the Washington HyVee Pregame Show at 7:15 and a 7:45 tip-off.

Savages Down Demons in Thriller

Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 at 7:26 am

The Washington and Sigourney girls’ basketball teams squared off in Sigourney for a KCII-area battle last night, with the Savages ultimately taking the win 31-29.



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Iowa Mennonite Meets Wapello in Superconference Doubleheader

Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite boys and girls basketball teams are on the floor Tuesday night when Wapello visits Hillcrest Union for a doubleheader.



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Hawks Rip Raiders in Sweep

Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 at 7:00 am

It was a business trip Monday for the Mid-Prairie boys and girls basketball teams as they traveled outside of conference play to take on Williamsburg.



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JET Physical Therapy Basketball Athlete of the Week 12-8-18

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2018 at 8:46 am

This week’s JET Physical Therapy Basketball Athlete of the Week is JD Stout of Keota High School

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Huskies Split Doubleheader

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2018 at 7:41 am

The Highland basketball teams traveled to Wapello on Friday night, with the girls coming out victorious and the boys taking the loss.



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Demons and Savages Square Off

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2018 at 7:27 am

The Washington and Sigourney girls’ basketball teams will face off in Sigourney in a KCII-area match-up tonight.



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Hawks Compete in Tough Tournament at Mount Vernon

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie wrestling team traveled to Mount Vernon Saturday for the Mustang Invitational. The Hawks finished 13th of 17 teams with 39 points. Lisbon won the meet with 221 points. Top finish for the Golden Hawks came from Isaac Boucher at 220lbs, scoring 19 points with a third place finish.Other Golden Hawks who competed included Cory Allen taking fourth at 170lbs, Cael Garvey went 1-2 on the day at 160lbs and Josh Wallington was 1-2 at 195lbs. The Golden Hawks will next be on the mat Thursday when they take on Bellevue, Camanche and Northeast Goose Lake in a River Valley Conference quadrangular.

Hawks Look To Keep it Rolling Against Raiders

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Fresh off of a sweep of conference rival North Cedar Friday the Mid-Prairie boys and girls basketball teams are back on the court Monday to face the Williamsburg Raiders in non-conference play. The Golden Hawk girls area perfect 5-0 after a 57-43 win over the Knights in which they led by 32 at onepoint. In the game, Mid-Prairie was led by Shae Becker with 18 points. For the year the Hawks are led by Becker and Myah Lugar both at 15 points per game,fifth most in the River Valley Conference. Becker is also best on the glass for Mid-Prairie with 38 boards, sixth in the RVC. Kessa Jones leads the Hawks with 12 assists.

Williamsburg comes in 2-5 on the year, having dropped five straight, their most recent a 45-37 loss Dyersville, Beckman. Taylor Busch led the Raiders in that game with 12 points. For the season the Raiders are led by Busch at 10 points per game, eighth most in the WAMAC West Conference. Busch is also the team’s leading rebounder and second in the WAMAC with 41 boards. Mackenzie O’Neil has the team lead and is third in the conference with 13 assists. These two teams met last year with Mid-Prairie handling the Raiders 61-41.

The Golden Hawk boys enter tonight’s game at 2-2 on the year after a 76-62 win over North Cedar Friday. Cale Robertson led Mid-Prairie with 14 points. On the season the Golden Hawks are led by Robertson at 13 points per game, ninth in the River Valley Conference. Brad Tornow has the team lead and is second in the RVC with 19 assists. Tom Butters leads the Hawks on the glass with 39 boards, fourth most in the River Valley Conference.

Williamsburg comes into the matchup with an overall record of 0-4. Last time out the Raiders were beaten by Dyersville, Beckman 64-43, despite 11 points from Draven Williams. On the year Williamsburg is led by Kaden Wetjen scoring 10 points per game. He also leads the team with 14 assists, third most in the WAMAC Conference. Draven Williams is best on the team and second in the conference with 24 rebounds. These two teams met a season ago with the Raiders taking a 62-43 win.

You can hear all of the action live tonight from Williamsburg High School, beginning with the Washington HyVee pregame show at 5:30, tip of the girls game at six with the boys to follow on AM 1380, FM 102.5 and KCIIradio.com.

Panthers Sweep Iowa Mennonite

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls basketball teams came up short on the road Friday in Packwood against the Pekin Panthers. The IMS girls were beaten 56-29. IMS fell behind early, seeing the Panthers begin the game on an 18-4 run that lasted the entire first period. Pekin held a 29-11 lead at the half and would stretch that to 41-17 after three quarters. Suzanna Yoder led IMS with 16 points. With the loss, IMS falls to 2-4 on the season.

The boys contest was back and forth with Pekin scoring a 56-46 win. The Panthers held a slim 13-12 lead after the first eight minutes but capitalized on a big second quarter, going on a 15-5 run that lasted the entire period to take a 28-17 lead into the half. In the second half, IMS would cut the lead to seven on several occasions but would get no closer. Jeremy Niemeyer led IMS with a double double, 21 points and 10 rebounds. Eli Ours added 11. With the loss, IMS stands at 2-2 on the season.

Yoder Matches All-Time Mark

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Photo Courtesy of Iowa Mennonite School

Iowa Mennonite School senior Suzanna Yoder is no stranger to the IMS girls basketball record books. Recently, she put her name in the top spot of a prestigious category.

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Columbus Coaching Legend Honored with Hall of Fame

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2018 at 10:05 am

For 28 years, the Columbus wrestling program was feared throughout the state.  From five consecutive state titles to a 404-88-1 dual record across those years, the Wildcats’ success would not have been possible without the leadership of their now-Hall of Fame coach Bill Plein.

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