Today's Local Sports

Kral Makes Impact With Mavericks

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Photo Courtesy of Minnesota State Softball

The Minnesota State Mavericks softball team is out to a 7-3 start to the year and freshman Amber Kral is a big reason why.

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Van Weelden Reflects on End of Wrestling Career

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

The high school athletic career of Washington senior Trey Van Weelden ended last weekend in Des Moines.

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Buchholz Starting for Florida Tech Softball Team

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Photo courtesy of Florida Institute of Technology athletics.

A Washington graduate is continuing her collegiate softball career in the Sunshine State.

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Savages Lead State in Steals

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney Lady Savage girls basketball team spent the season making life miserable for opposing offenses.

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Highland Basketball Battles Pella Christian for State Berth

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

It’s been 32 years since the Highland Huskies (19-4) made the boys state basketball tournament.

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Hawks Interior Defense Led by Hostetler

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls basketball team posted 17 wins this year, improving their victory total for the third straight season.

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Statler Mid-Prairie’s Sultan of Swat

Posted: Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Photo Courtesy of Mid-Prairie Schools

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys basketball team saw marked improvement during the 2016-17 season, the first under new head boys basketball coach Daren Lambert, finishing with a 7-17 overall record, best in the last three seasons.

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Carter to Conclude Volleyball Career at William Penn

Posted: Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The volleyball career of 2015 Sigourney High School graduate Jordan Carter will continue next fall in Oskaloosa.

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Late Run Lifts Lisbon to District Title Over Iowa Mennonite

Posted: Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 7:00 am

In a tightly contested matchup Thursday night at Tim Grady Gymnasium at Mid-Prairie High School in Wellman, the Lisbon boys basketball team bested Iowa Mennonite in the class 1A district nine championship game 64-59.

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Sinn Signs with Loras Football

Posted: Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 7:00 am

With his dad behind him, Bryce Sinn (center) signs his letter of intent to join the Loras College Duhawks football team at Washington High School. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

A Washington High School senior will continue his football career at a college in Iowa in the fall.

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Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Washington’s Trey Van Weelden as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athletes of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Trey.

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Washington Celebrating Wrestling Season Tonight

Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 7:01 am

Photo courtesy of the Washington Matbackers.

The Washington High School wrestling team will be recognized this evening.

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Washington Archery Competes at Mount Vernon Tournament

Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington archery teams were back in competition over the weekend.

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Iowa Mennonite Boys Vie for District Title

Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite boys basketball team travels to Mid-Prairie High School tonight to take on the Lisbon Lions in the Class 1A District nine championship game.

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Eagles Edged in Semifinal

Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Keota Eagle boys basketball team saw their season come to an end Tuesday night in the district semifinal round of the class 1A playoffs, falling to the Danville Bears 70-61 at Mt. Pleasant High School.

The Bears went up 14-11 after one quarter and outscored Keota 19-10 in the second frame to open up 33-21 halftime lead. Keota came to life in the third, putting together a 23-12 run that lasted the entire third quarter to pull within one at 45-44 going to the final eight minutes. Danville absorbed the blow and countered by outscoring Keota by eight in the last quarter to pull away and take the win. The Eagles were led in the contest by Jacob Wickenkamp with a double double of 21 points and 10 rebounds. Hunter Wilson had 13 and Avery Conrad 10. The Eagles will say goodbye to six seniors: Anthony Campbell, Logan Sieren, Jace Uphold, Jacob Wickenkamp, Cole Stout, and Avery Conrad. With the loss Keota ends their season at 17-6.

Highland Runs Away With District Title

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 7:01 am

The smallest 2A school in Iowa is one step away from competing at the state tournament.

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Lisbon Bounces Lone Tree From District Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The postseason run for the Lone Tree Lions boys’ basketball team (17-6) came to an end Tuesday night.

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Washington Bowlers End Season at State Qualifying Meet

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon bowling season came to an end in Muscatine.

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Iowa Mennonite Marches On

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team slammed Springville Tuesday night in the district semifinal round of the class 1A tournament 62-41 at Hillcrest Union in Kalona.

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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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