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Area State Track Results: Day 2

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 9:30 am

Here are the results so far from day two of the Iowa Girls and Boys State Track and Field Meet in Des Moines.

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Sexton Claims Class 1A 3200 Meter Championship

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:01 am

Highland senior Keiffer Sexton leads the way during the 3200 meter race at the Highland Co-Ed Track Meet. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner

The highest accolade in high school track was achieved Thursday afternoon by Highland senior Keiffer Sexton.

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Record Breaking Performance Helps Squires Win Class 1A Long Jump Title

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:01 am

One week since earning naming rights of the school’s long jump record, Lone Tree junior Jovonte Squires bested himself on the state’s biggest stage.

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Thursday Area Track Roundup

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Thursday was a busy day on the blue oval in Des Moines for area track athletes.

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Demon Track Athletes Take Part in Day Two of State Track Meet

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington juniors Caleb Bex (left) and Makenzi Marek (right) will represent Washington at the blue oval Friday in the Iowa Boys and Girls State Track Meet in Des Moines. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

Friday’s events at the Iowa Boys and Girls State Track Meet in Des Moines will feature the Washington Demon track team in six Class 3A events, including five on the girls side.

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Friday’s Area Schedule at State Track

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Area athletes will be back on the blue oval again Friday for the 2016 state track meet in Des Moines.

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Demon Archers Qualify for Worlds Tournament

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:00 am

In their fourth year of existence, the Washington Demon archery program has placed themselves among the best 3D shooters in the world.

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Area State Track Results: Day 1

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Here are the results so far from day one of the Iowa Girls and Boys State Track and Field Meet in Des Moines.

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Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Columbus junior Eric Cantarero as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athletes of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Eric.

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Washington’s Myers Advances to State Golf Meet

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 at 7:01 am

A sophomore on the Washington Demon boys’ golf team is heading to the state golf tournament next week in Livermore.

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Washington’s Barber Provides Offensive Spark Versus Redettes

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington senior Kristen Barber (white No. 6) navigates through the defense during a non-conference match Tuesday against Centerville. Photo by KCII’s Sally Hart.

A battle of girls’ soccer teams rendered a competitive, but losing outcome for the Washington Demon girls’ squad (0-11) Tuesday.

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Washington Opens State Track Meet in Three Events

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The first events of the Iowa Boys and Girls State Track Meet begin this morning for Class 2A and 3A athletes at the blue oval in Des Moines.

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Upperclassmen Power Sigourney Girls’ Golf Past Regional Opening Round

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Three upperclassmen have led the Sigourney Savage girls’ golf team to the brink of the Class 1A state golf tournament.

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W-MU Boys’ Track Sends Nine Events to State

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Winfield-Mount Union senior Zach Davis preps for landing during a long jump attempt at the Demon Relays in Washington on April 7. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

The area team with the most representation at this year’s Iowa Boys’ and Girls’ State Track Meet is the Winfield-Mount Union Wolves.

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Washington Boys’ Golf Vying for Spot at State Tournament Today

Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 7:45 am

Photo courtesy of Mark Berhow/Washington Demon boys’ golf.

One 18-hole event stands in the way of the Washington Demon boys’ golf team and a spot in this year’s Class 3A State Golf Tournament.

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Washington Soccer Teams Learn Postseason Opponents

Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The road to the state soccer tournament in Des Moines begins next week for the Washington Demon boys’ and girls’ soccer teams.

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Sexton Highlights Highland Track at State Meet

Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Highland senior Keiffer Sexton runs ahead of the pack during the Demon Relays April 7 at Case Field in Washington. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

This week’s Iowa Boys and Girls State Track Meet marks the final high school athletic competition for Highland senior Keiffer Sexton.

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Winfield-Mt. Union Girls Move On

Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 7:00 am

New London hosted a class 1A regional golf meet at Deerwood Golf Course Monday that included several KCII area schools.

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WACO Track Team Taking Several Events to State

Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The WACO Warrior boys’ and girls’ track teams are sending multiple athletes to compete in this week’s Iowa Boys and Girls State Track Meet in Des Moines.

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Klein Represents Keota in 3200 Meter Run

Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Keota sophomore Turner Klein (purple) makes his way to the finish line of the Mike Jay Invitational cross country meet October 3 at Cedar Crest Golf Course in Columbus Junction. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

A Keota sophomore is the only member of his track team to qualify for this week’s Iowa Boys and Girls State Track Meet in Des Moines.

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