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Boys’ and Girls’ Track Results

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 7:48 am

The Washington Demon girls track team finished first in Mediapolis yesterday with 105 points, edging out the hosts by six.  Columbus Community finished in third with 94 points while WACO finished seventh.

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Conference Realignment Update

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 7:45 am

The state continues to look at a way to reshuffle the conferences in eastern Iowa, affecting the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks and the Cedar Valley, who are set to lose North Cedar to a yet-to-be-named conference involving what would be the former Big East and the current, and expected to expand, Tri-Rivers Conference.

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Washington Relays Worth the Wait

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 7:40 am

After all the weather delays, the Washington Relays finally went off without a hitch last night as 17 teams converged at Case Field; the Demons and eagles put on a good show for the area crowd.

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Washington Relays On For Today

Posted: Monday, March 26th, 2012 at 7:48 am

After being postponed twice, the Washington Relays are set for today at 4:00.  The outdoor track meet held by Washington High School was washed out Thursday and Friday last week causing head coach Steve Roth to postpone the event until today.

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Demon Girls Win In Columbus

Posted: Saturday, March 24th, 2012 at 9:54 am

Seven girls’ track and field teams traveled to Columbus Community Friday night to kick-off the outdoor season, and the Washington Demons did so in dominating fashion, winning the event by 77 points over the host Wildcats.

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Washington Relays Postponed Till Monday

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 7:21 am

With the threat of rain remaining in the area for the rest of the day and with better weather on the horizon, the Washington Relays have been postponed until Monday at 4:00. After being postponed yesterday due to the soggy weather, the Washington Relays were scheduled to get underway today at 4:00.  Rain remains in the forecast throughout the day and into the evening. Things should clear off over the weekend however and no rain is expected on Monday with a high of 70 degress.

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Demons and Wildcats Have Top-8 Finishers

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 8:08 am

The girls’ track and field state indoor championships were held yesterday at the UNI Dome in Cedar Falls and two area participants finished the indoor season strong in their respective events with top-eight finishes.

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Girls’ Indoor Season Concludes Today

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 8:00 am

The girls’ indoor track season wraps up for a couple of area schools today as Columbus Community and Highland head to UNI for the Dickinson Relays.

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Highland Boys’ Track at Dickinson Relays Tonight

Posted: Monday, March 19th, 2012 at 7:35 am

The Highland boys track team heads to UNI for the Dickinson relays today as they wrap up their indoor season.  

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Youth Baseball Signup Going On

Posted: Monday, March 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am


The Washington Y is holding registrations for spring baseball.  

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Demon Athletic Facilities A Work In Progress

Posted: Saturday, March 17th, 2012 at 10:00 am

Track and field, golf, and soccer are about to get into full swing around the state of Iowa and the Washington Demons have had to make alternate plans as their facilities go through and upgrade.

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Sub-State Teams and PoY Named

Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 at 7:21 am

The All Sub-State teams in boys’ basketball have been announced along with each classes Player of the Year with several area players garnering postseason honors.

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CVC Forced to Make Changes

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2012 at 7:15 am

The Cedar Valley Conference is being forced by state officials to make changes that will affect the 2013-2014 seasons. 

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IBCA Names Area Players to Academic All-State Team

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2012 at 8:08 am

The Iowa Basketball Coaches Association has announced their 2012 Academic All-State team and two area players were selected out of the over 150 nominations.

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Demons’ Steele Selected to IBCA Senior All-Star Team

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2012 at 8:07 am

Washington senior basketball player Colin Steele was selected to participate in the IBCA Games March 24th at Dallas-Center Grimes.  Steele, one of just 40 senior boys’ or girls’ players in Iowa to be selected, averaged 13.5 points-per-game for the 13-9 Demons this season.

Mt. Pleasant & Iowa City West Win State Championships

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2012 at 7:50 am

The 2011-2012 boys’ basketball season wrapped up on Saturday with the class 3A and 4A state championship games.

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Two State Champions Crowned in Des Moines

Posted: Saturday, March 10th, 2012 at 12:24 am

Boyden-Hull (1A) and Mount Vernon (2A) will be bringing back some hardware for their schools after winning the boys’ state championship in their respective classes Friday night.

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Championship Matchups Are Set

Posted: Friday, March 9th, 2012 at 8:49 am

The boys’ basketball state tournament championship matchups are set in class 1-3A after six semifinal games Thursday in Des Moines.

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Quarterfinals Complete at State Tournament

Posted: Thursday, March 8th, 2012 at 8:24 am

Classes 1-3 get the semifinals of the boys’ state tournament underway today after the large schools wrapped up their opening round games yesterday.

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Championship Path Cleared for Mount Pleasant

Posted: Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 at 8:37 am

Three of the four first round games in the class 3A state tournament are in the books and the top two seeds are heading home to hit the books after two upset wins last night.

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