Today's Local Sports

Hawks Go North To Battle Knights Tuesday

Posted: Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball and softball teams travel to Lowden tonight to take on the North Cedar Knights in a pair of conference matchups.

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Hagge Wins Individuals, WMU Places Third at State Golf

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt Union boys’ golf team have a lot to be proud of as Kaleb Hagge finishes his junior campaign as the 1A state champion and the team placed third overall.

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Wildcats Drop Defensive Battle in Sub-State Final

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

In a chance to capture their second state appearance in as many years, the Columbus boys’ soccer team dropped a tough 1-0 match to Solon.

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Brezina Receives Chris Street Memorial Scholarship

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Iowa Mennonite School senior Drake Brezina was the recipient of the 2017 Chris Street Memorial Scholarship awarded by the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association for Southeast Iowa.

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Wolves Have Tough Start to Season

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union baseball team had a tough start to 2017, dropping their first three games of the campaign.

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Buchholz and Van Weelden Receive Demon Athletes of Year Awards

Posted: Sunday, May 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington Senior Awards were presented this past week including the male and female athletes of the year. Jessie Buchholz was honored as the female recipient and Trey Van Weelden was the male.

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Golden Hawk Softball Swept By Comets

Posted: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk softball team was swept in a River Valley Conference doubleheader by the West Liberty Comets Thursday night Kalona falling by scores of 15-8 and 11-10.

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Demon Baseball Roll in Doubleheader Sweep of Bloodhounds

Posted: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington baseball team finished off a perfect first week of the season by taking care of Fort Madison 8-3 and 16-1 in their doubleheader Friday.

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Lions Tame Falcons

Posted: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree Lion baseball team opened the season with a win Thursday, knocking off Louisa-Muscatine 8-3.

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Wildcats Travel to Solon Saturday with State on the Line

Posted: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

One game. That is all that separates the Columbus boys’ soccer team from back-to-back state appearances as they head to Solon today for a class 1A sub-state final.

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Hagge Leading Individuals, WMU in Third after Day One of State Golf

Posted: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

It was a productive first day for the Winfield-Mt Union boys’ golf team at the state tournament in Marshalltown.

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Demon Girls Soccer Ends Season in Sub-State Quarterfinal

Posted: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington girls’ soccer team finished their season losing to Mount Pleasant 10-0 in the first round of sub-state.

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Golden Hawks Crush Comets for River Valley Sweep

Posted: Friday, May 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball team rolled through West Liberty Thursday night in Wellman, posting a pair of mercy rule victories over the Comets in a River Valley Conference doubleheader sweep.

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Demons Look to Cap Off Perfect Week in Fort Madison

Posted: Friday, May 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

It’s been a productive first week of the season for the Washington baseball team as they have three wins in as many games.  They look to keep that trend going tonight as they travel to Fort Madison for a doubleheader tonight.

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MEPO Sweeps Iowa Mennonite in Superconference Openers

Posted: Friday, May 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mediapolis baseball and softball teams each got wins in Kalona Thursday night over Iowa Mennonite School.

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WMU Boys Golf Battles at State Friday

Posted: Friday, May 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The stage doesn’t get any bigger for the Winfield-Mt. Union boys’ golf team as they compete in the state tournament in Marshalltown today.

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Demon Softball Take Care of Business Against Wildcats

Posted: Thursday, May 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

In an area softball showdown, it was all Demons Wednesday night as they dominated in an 8-0 win over Columbus Community.

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Iowa Mennonite School Softball Opens Conference Play

Posted: Thursday, May 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School softball team is back on their home diamond tonight when they welcome the Mediapolis Bullettes to Kalona for their Southeast Iowa Superconference opener.

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Wildcats Stifle Nikes to Advance to Sub-State Final

Posted: Thursday, May 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

No. 3 Jacob Tiffany shoots the ball past the Notre Dame keeper Wednesday night to put the Wildcats up 2-0. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

With their season on the line, the Columbus boys’ soccer team delivered in a big way as they defeated No. 11 Notre Dame 2-0 in Burlington on Wednesday.

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Highland Baseball Host Notre Dame Thursday

Posted: Thursday, May 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Highland baseball team looks to keep their solid start to the season going tonight as they entertain Burlington Notre Dame in their home opener.

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