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This Week in Mid-Prairie Sports

Posted: Sunday, January 18th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Looking this week at Mid-Prairie Sports both the Mid-Prairie boys’ and girls’ basketball team will play a conference home game against West Liberty.

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This Week in Demon Athletics

Posted: Sunday, January 18th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon boys’ basketball team (3-6: 1-1 Southeast) kicks off the week with a non-conference clash with the Lone Tree Lions at Washington High School tomorrow evening.

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Demon Girls’ Have Strong Second Half in Loss to Ottumwa.

Posted: Saturday, January 17th, 2015 at 11:43 pm

After going cold from the field late in the first half, the Washington Demon girls’ basketball team (3-8 overall; 0-3 Southeast) responded with a strong second half performance.

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Missed Layups, Free Throws Doom Demon Boys in Ottumwa

Posted: Saturday, January 17th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon boys basketball team (3-6 overall; 1-1 Southeast) left a lot of easy points on the floor last night.

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Mid-Prairie Wrestling Team Heads to Invitational at WACO

Posted: Saturday, January 17th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie wrestling team will travel to Wayland today to participate in WACO’s Invitational.

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Both Keota Girls and Boys Fall Short in Homecoming Game

Posted: Saturday, January 17th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Keota Girls’ and Boys’ basketball team played at home last night on their homecoming night as they took on Belle Plaine. As heard on AM 1380, FM 102.5 and on KCIIradio.com both the girls and boys would fall short in front of a full house in the Eagles Nest. The Keota girls would lose with a score 48-36 and the boys would fall 64-57.
On the girls side it was a close one throughout the first half with Keota only down by five going into halftime 25-20. However, in the second half Keota could not keep up with Belle Paline’s scoring and were outscored 23-16 in the second half. Leading scorer for the Eagles was senior Madison Sheetz with 15 points and senior Madison Seieren followed with 11 points.
On the boys side the Eagles were facing an undefeated Plaineman team. Keota got off to a fast start and was up 20-13 at the end of the first quarter. Belle Plaine would get the game closer by halftime with Keota holding to a slim lead 31-28. Keota would then get to another fast start and were up 42-34 midway through the third quarter. The Plainsman would wake up though from that point going on a 15-0 run through the rest of the third and going into the fourth quarter. Keota couldn’t catch up at in the fourth as Belle Plaine would score 19 more points with Keota only scoring 15. The Eagles were led by junior Isaiah Hahn with 20 points and senior Nate Owen had 18 points to finish the game.
The Keota girls (7-7) and boys (6-6) will both stay at home as they play Tri County Thornburg on Tuesday.

Quick Start Helps Demon Wrestlers Defend Conference Title

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 7:01 am

The Washington Demon wrestling team (20-1 overall) got off to a fast start in their final conference dual meet of the season last night.

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Keota Looking to put Blemish in Belle Plaine’s Perfect Season on Homecoming

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Keota boys basketball team (6-5) will be playing tonight for homecoming and will be looking to put a blemish to South Iowa Cedar League leader Belle Plaine who comes into town with an undefeated record (10-0).

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Golden Hawk Girls Basketball Win a Thriller While Boys’ Team Struggle in Loss

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Both the Mid-Prairie girls’ and boys’ basketball teams played in a River Valley Conference Showdown against the West Branch Bears.

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Washington Boy’s Basketball Hoping to Continue New Year Success

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

So far, the new year has treated the Washington Demon boys’ basketball team (3-5 overall; 1-2 Southeast) well.

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Demon Girls’ Basketball Trying to Put Early Season Struggles Behind Them

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

It hasn’t been the start the Washington Demon girls’ basketball team (3-7 overall; 0-3 Southeast) had hoped for under first-year head coach Jay Zieglowsky.

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Keota Girls Looking to Break Losing Streak in Homecoming Game

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Keota girls’ basketball team (7-6) will be having their homecoming game tonight as they play in a South Iowa Cedar Conference showdown versus Belle Plaine (6-6).

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Washington Wrestling Can Secure Conference Title Tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 7:01 am

The Washington Demon wrestling team (18-1 overall; 3-0 Southeast) is one step away from claiming back to back conference titles.

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Many Washington Bowlers Improve Scores in Fairfield

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 7:01 am

The Washington Demon girls’ and boys’ bowling teams saw several individuals improve on their average scores this past weekend.

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Mid-Prairie Plays Conference Opponent West Branch

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys’ basketball team is back home tonight and looking for their first win of the season as they start up again River Valley Conference play and take on West Branch.

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Mid-Prairie Looks to Keep Winning Streak Going

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls’ basketball team is currently on a three-game winning streak and will be looking to make it four in a row as they resume River Valley Conference play tonight against West Branch.

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Washington Wrestlers Continue Dual Dominance

Posted: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon wrestling team (18-1 overall) continues to rack up wins in the dual season.

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IMS Wins Close Battle at Home Against Wapello

Posted: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite school boys’ basketball team played at home against conference opponent the Wapello Indians.

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Beatty Finishes Third in National Cyclocross Event

Posted: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Photo Courtesy of Mark Beatty

A Washington teenager has proven she is among the best off-road cyclists nationwide in her age division.

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Mid-Prairie Falls in Dual Meet

Posted: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie wrestling team went north to a dual meet against Camanche Dewitt-Central.

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