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Demons Drop Postseason Opener Versus Oskaloosa

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at 7:08 am

The playoff run for the Washington Demon boys basketball team (7-14) was short-lived.

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Iowa Mennonite Matches Up With Orioles

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team continues their run on the tournament trail tonight in the district semifinals when they host the Springville Orioles.

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Savages Stopped One Win Shy of State

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney Savage girls basketball team saw their postseason run come to an end Monday night in Albia, falling in the regional final to the No. 3 ranked Cardinals of Central Decatur 64-42.

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Lone Tree Basketball Continues District Tournament Against Lisbon

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

A rematch awaits the Lone Tree Lions boys’ basketball team (17-5) tonight in the Class 1A district tournament.

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Four Demons Medal At State Wrestling Tournament

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:01 am

Four Washington Demon wrestlers closed their season Saturday with medals around their necks.

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Peterschmidt Places Fourth

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie senior wrestler Visouth Peterschmidt wrapped up his Golden Hawk career Saturday in the consolation rounds of the individual state wrestling tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

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Mid-Prairie Falls in Regional Final

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The No. 12 ranked Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls basketball team saw their season come to an end Saturday night in the regional final round of the class 3A tournament, falling to No. 3 Center Point-Urbana 52-35.

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Washington Boys’ Basketball Opens District Tournament in Oskaloosa

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The playoff run for the Washington Demon boys’ basketball team (7-13) starts tonight.

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Sigourney Clashes with Cardinals for State Bid

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney girls basketball team travels to Albia tonight to face the Central Decatur Cardinals in class 2A regional final action.

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Area Wrestlers Close Season at State Tournament

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Another high school wrestling season ended over the weekend in Des Moines.

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Washington’s Waite Sets Single Season Pinfall Record

Posted: Sunday, February 19th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Andrew Waite (gray) battles Assumption’s Matt Robertson in the third place match of the Class 2A state dual tournament. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

Washington’s single-season pinfall record was broken on Wednesday in Des Moines.

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State Championship Wrestling Update-Final

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:45 pm

State championship matches are going on now at the 2017 Iowa State Individual Wrestling tournament.

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Saturday Afternoon State Wrestling Tournament Class 1A and 2A Final Consolation Results and Championship Saturday Schedule

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 1:55 pm

All consolation matches have wrapped up in Des Moines. Action will begin later this evening with the championship matches for all weight classes. This is a full recap of the consolation sessions with final placement for area wrestlers and a look ahead at area wrestlers involved in tonight’s championship matches:

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Saturday Morning Class 1A and 2A State Consolation Wrestling Update (Updated 11:35AM)

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 11:36 am

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Washington Advances Four Wrestlers to Championship Saturday

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:01 am

Four Washington Demon wrestlers will return to southeast Iowa with medals after the weekend.

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Peterschmidt Prepares for Saturday at State

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie senior wrestler Visouth Peterschmidt will be on the mat for the final time in his career for the Golden Hawks today in the state wrestling tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

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Lady Lions Fall on Buzzer Beater

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:00 am

A putback bucket at the buzzer ended the postseason run for the Lone Tree Lady Lions (18-6).

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Golden Hawk Girls Face Stormin’ Pointers For State Bid

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls basketball team travels to Williamsburg tonight to battle the Center Point-Urbana Stormin’ Pointers in the regional final round of the Class 3A tournament.

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Savages Stop Bears; Move on to Regional Final

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney Savage girls basketball team eliminated the Danville Bears Friday night in the regional semifinal round of the class 2A tournament at Highland High School 50-41.

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Final Update Day Two Individual State Wrestling Tournament (Updated 9:45PM)

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2017 at 9:47 pm

Final Update Day Two Individual State Wrestling Tournament 2/17/17

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