Today's Local Sports

Blizzard comes down on area sports events

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 7:28 am

The blizzard cancelled or postponed area high school events last night, many were conference match ups so they’ll likely be made up.

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Demon triangular at Pella cancelled

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 9:12 am

The Washington Demon wrestlers were suppose to close out their regular season at Pella tonight, but the approaching winter storm has shifted their focus to Saturday’s sectional tournament.

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Columbus and WACO split in basketball matchup

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 8:02 am

With the kind of weather forecasted for the area tonight, the Columbus Wildcats and WACO Warriors decided to play their varsity basketball games last night and ended up splitting.

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#10 Pella holds off #15 Washington in girls basketball

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 8:10 am

The Demon girls basketball team played a tough Pella team pretty close, but it was Pella’s free throw shooting and size that was key in the Little Dutch win Saturday.

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Demon wrestlers have two runner-ups at Fairfield

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 8:05 am

The Demons wrestlers were at Fairfield’s tournament on Saturday and had two second place finishers.

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Demon boys get nice road win in Keokuk

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 8:14 am

The Washington Demons boys have put themselves in position to at least tie for second place in the conference with a road win in Keokuk last night.

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#12 Chiefs first half too much for #15 Demons to overcome

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 8:12 am

In Washington, the 15th ranked Demon girls and 12th ranked Keokuk Chiefs were battling for conference title rights.

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Area Basketball Scores

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 8:11 am

Boys
#9 North Cedar 62 Mid-Prairie 56
Lynnville-Sully 63 #6 Keota 53
#1 IMS 68 Columbus 43
Lone Tree 45 WACO 38
Winfield-Mount Union 54 Highland 49

Girls
Mid-Prairie 53 North Cedar 33
Keota 54 #7 Lynnville-Sully 35
Iowa Valley 58 Sigourney 32
WACO 58 Lone Tree 54
Winfield-Mount Union 45 Highland 40

#15 Demon girls host #12 Keokuk with conference title implications

Posted: Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 8:15 am

The Washington Demons girls basketball team host their conference nemesis with a chance to position themselves for part of the conference crown.

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Demon boys head to Keokuk

Posted: Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 8:12 am

The Demon boys will be on the road looking to avenge an earlier loss to Keokuk, and have a chance to claim second place in the conference.

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Girls basketball postseason getting close

Posted: Thursday, January 27th, 2011 at 8:14 am

The pairings for the girls basketball postseason have been released.

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Three area teams in AP Poll

Posted: Thursday, January 27th, 2011 at 8:11 am

In the latest AP Boys Basketball Rankings, three area teams are included and one has dropped out.

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Mid-Prairie girls just miss against Durant

Posted: Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 at 8:11 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks split with Durant-Bennett in Durant last night. In the girls game the Wildcats won 37-34.

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Golden Hawk boys fight back in fourth to beat Durant

Posted: Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 at 8:09 am

The Mid-Prairie boys come from behind to win in Durant. The Golden Hawks beat Durant by 20 earlier this season, but last night Durant would lead much of the night.

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Area Basketball Scores

Posted: Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 at 8:07 am

Boys
IMS 56 Lone Tree 52
Louisa-Muscatine 75 Highland 58
Keota 60 Tri-County 20
Pekin 72 Columbus 42

Girls
Keota 48 Tri-County 26
Sigourney 36 English Valley 28
Lone Tree 65 IMS 49
Pekin 71 Columbus 41

Demons Win on the Road

Posted: Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 at 8:08 am

The Washington Demons continued their winning streak with a road win over Burlington last night.

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Washington graduates competing in college track and field

Posted: Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 at 8:07 am

A few former Demon track and field athletes were in action at Iowa State’s indoor meet on Saturday.

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Golden Hawks face Durant-Bennett

Posted: Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 at 8:04 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks go on the road tonight to face Durant-Bennett. It’s a girl-boy doubleheader.

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Washington Track and Field Coach wins national recognition

Posted: Monday, January 24th, 2011 at 8:06 am

A Washington Demon coach has won a national award from the National Federation of High School Athletic Association.

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Jaspering wins four at tournament

Posted: Monday, January 24th, 2011 at 8:05 am

The Demon wrestlers went 1-3 at a team dual tournament at East Marshall on Saturday.

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