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Highland Looks to Snap Skid in Postseason Opener

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The regular season ended on a sour note for the Highland Huskies girls’ basketball team (14-7).

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Washington’s Zear Claims Southeast Conference Championship

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Colin Zear stands with the gold medal he earned Saturday at the Southeast Conference bowling meet  in Mount Pleasant. Photo by Sally Reighard/Washington Demon bowling.

Washington senior bowler Colin Zear closed his conference career with the highest honor Saturday.

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Mid-Prairie Boys Move On

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys basketball team opened district play Monday, blasting Louisa-Muscatine in their first round contest 65-40.

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Five Demon Wrestlers Qualify for State Tournament

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 7:01 am

Washington’s Austin Hazelett (left) and Trey Van Weelden claimed district championships Saturday at Fairfield High School, qualifying for this week’s individual wrestling tournament in Des Moines. Photos by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

Several Washington Demon wrestlers competed for spots in this year’s Iowa State Individual Wrestling tournament on Saturday in the Class 2A District 2 tournament .

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Several Area Wrestlers Advance to Class 1A State Tournament

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Multiple area wrestlers punched their ticket to the Class 1A state individual wrestling tournament over the weekend.

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Golden Hawk Boys Open Postseason Monday

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys basketball team begins class 2A district play tonight when they host the Louisa-Muscatine Falcons in the opening round of the tournament.

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Kadel, Morrison and Peterschmidt Punch Tickets to State

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Members of the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk and Columbus/Winfield-Mt. Union wrestling teams were in action Saturday in the class 2A district tournament at Fairfield High School vying for a trip to state tournament in Des Moines.

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Big Second Half Helps Mid-Prairie Advance

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The No. 12 ranked Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls basketball team advanced through the first round of the class 3A regional tournament Saturday night, knocking off West Burlington 67-31 in Wellman.

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Washington Girls’ Basketball Falls to Mount Pleasant

Posted: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Regular season competition ended at home Friday for the Washington Demon girls’ basketball team (5-16).

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Green Helps Coe College Wrestling Beat Dubuque

Posted: Sunday, February 12th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Photo courtesy of Coe College Athletics

A Washington alum helped the No. 21 Coe College Kohawks wrestling team to another Iowa Conference dual victory Thursday in Cedar Rapids.

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Golden Hawks and Wildcats Travel to Fairfield For Districts

Posted: Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk and Columbus/Winfield-Mt. Union wrestling teams will be on the mat today as part of the class 2A district tournament at Fairfield High School.

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Mid-Prairie Girls Begin Tournament Trail

Posted: Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls basketball team opens up their postseason run tonight at home when they host the West Burlington Falcons in the regional quarterfinals of the class 3A tournament.

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Washington Wrestlers Compete in District Tournament

Posted: Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Photo courtesy of the Washington Matbackers.

After qualifying the team for the state dual tournament on Tuesday, several Washington wrestlers will battle today for a spot in the individual tournament.

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Bears Run by Iowa Mennonite in Shoot Out

Posted: Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The No. 16 ranked Danville Bears ended the Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team’s seven game winning streak Friday in the annual Southeast Iowa Superconference Shoot Out, beating IMS in Kalona 65-45.

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Lady Lions Crush Eagles in Regional Opener; Will Face WACO in Next Round

Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 7:01 am

One of the best offensive performances of the season catapulted the Lone Tree Lady Lions into the next round of the Class 1A Region 6 tournament.

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Washington Boys’ Basketball Travels to Mt. Pleasant

Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 7:01 am

The Washington Demon boys’ basketball team (7-11) will close their league schedule with a rivalry matchup versus the Mount Pleasant Panthers (17-2) tonight.

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Iowa Mennonite Hosts Shoot Out

Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team will host the No. 16 ranked Danville Bears tonight at Hillcrest Union in this year’s edition of the Southeast Iowa Superconference Shoot Out.

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Iowa Mennonite Eliminated In Overtime

Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite girls basketball team saw their season come to an end Thursday in the first round of the class 1A tournament, falling to the HLV Warriorettes 51-48 in overtime.

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Highland Boys Basketball Wins SEISC North Title

Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 7:00 am

After sharing the Southeast Iowa Super Conference North title last year with Lone Tree, the Highland Huskies boys’ basketball team (17-3) claimed the championship outright this winter.

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Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Lone Tree’s Jovonte Squiers as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athletes of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Jovonte.

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