Today's Local Sports

WACO Volleyball Has Positive Showing in Season Opening Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 at 7:00 am

WACO junior Molly Edgar goes up for a block in a game versus the Centerville Big Red during the Warrior’s opening season tournament Monday evening. Photo by Nate Gonner.

Despite being the only Class 1A team in their own tournament and the shortest in the gym,  the WACO Warriors volleyball squad (2-2 overall) showed a lot of positive things in their opening season tournament Monday evening.

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KCII Area Scoreboard

Posted: Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 at 6:59 am

Here are area volleyball results for Monday, August 24.

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Fall Sports Action Begins This Week

Posted: Monday, August 24th, 2015 at 7:00 am

With school getting underway this week for many students in southeast Iowa that also means the beginning of the fall sports season.

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Mid-Prairie Football Coach Sees Competitive District

Posted: Monday, August 24th, 2015 at 7:00 am

It is officially game week for high school football teams around the state of Iowa, as the high school football season gets underway Friday night.

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Columbus Girls’ Cross Country Returns Top Three Runners

Posted: Monday, August 24th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Optimism is high for the Columbus Wildcat girls’ cross country team as they prepare for the 2015 season.

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WACO Volleyball Hosts Tournament to Open Season

Posted: Monday, August 24th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A new season of WACO volleyball begins tonight in Wayland.

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Washington Alum Competing for Starting Spot on USD Football Team

Posted: Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 am

Photo courtesy of University of South Dakota Athletics.

After having his freshman season delayed by redshirt, 2014 Washington graduate Alex Coker is ready to make an impact this fall for the University of South Dakota Coyotes.

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IMS Volleyball Begins Thursday

Posted: Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 am

For the Iowa Mennonite School volleyball team, action gets underway on Thursday as they travel to Fairfield for a quad with Albia, Eddyville-Blakesburg and the host school.

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Mid-Prairie Volleyball Opens Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

For the Mid-Prairie volleyball team the season opens on Monday.

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WACO Football Conditioning For a Better 2015 Season

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

The biggest downfall during WACO’s 2014 football season was not being able to finish games.

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Demons Welcome Opprotunity to Face Defending State Champs

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

Several Pella Little Dutch football players pounce on former Demon quarterback Daryn Sebelius during last year’s quarterfinal playoff game. Photo courtesy of Washington Demon Football.

Six days from now the Washington Demon football team will return to the field where their 2014 season ended.

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IMS Cross Country Continues Preparations for Season

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

For long time Iowa Mennonite School cross country coach Marty Gingerich, the late start for the season is good for his young runners.

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Highland Girls’ Cross Country Team Short on Numbers

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

This year’s Highland Huskies girls’ cross country team will fall short of fielding a full squad this season.

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Mid-Prairie Football Gets Ready For Season

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

For Mid-Prairie football coach Pete Cavanagh it’s been a busy few weeks.

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Demon Football Set to Scrimmage Rockets

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

Sophomore Ryan Reighard (red jersey) lines up to receive the snap during Demon football practice last week. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

With the first game of the season just one week away, the Washington Demon football team will hit the road for their final regular season tune up.

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Kral Sisters End Playing Time Together

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

While Mid-Prairie softball player Amber Kral has made a verbal commitment to play at Minnesota State University following graduation, her sister, Chelsea, who graduated this year, will be playing next season at Mt. Mercy University in Cedar Rapids.

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Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Mid-Prairie’s Amber Kral as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Amber.

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Area Volleyball Teams Competing in Scrimmage at Sigourney

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Washington head volleyball coach Julliana Berg looks on as the Demons compete against the Keota Eagles in the 29th annual Washington Demon Varsity Volleyball Classic last October. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

The fall sports season officially begins next week, but several KCII area volleyball teams are getting a chance to simulate competition this evening in Sigourney.

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Columbus Boys’ Cross Country Sees Numbers Expand

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A good working relationship with the school’s wrestling program has helped increase the number of athletes on the Columbus Wildcat boys cross country team this fall.

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Sigourney Cross Country Sets Big Goals

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The cross country program at Sigourney continues to grow.

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