Today's Local Sports

Solon wins fourth straigth state football title

Posted: Monday, November 22nd, 2010 at 8:13 am

How good was 3A District 6, the district the Demons played in? Well it produced the 3A state champion.

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Wildcats beat Danville to begin season

Posted: Saturday, November 20th, 2010 at 7:38 am

The Columbus girls basketball team open their season with a win over Danville last night.

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High scoring championship football games

Posted: Saturday, November 20th, 2010 at 7:37 am

Three state football champions were crowned yesterday and all three games were high scoring games.

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Mid-Prairie Jamboree tonight

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 8:23 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks are hosting their girls basketball jamboree tonight.

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State football championship games today

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 8:12 am

It’s state championship weekend for Iowa high school football. It starts today with three state title games.

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Mid-Prairie girls basketball looking to experienced shophomore group

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 8:20 am

The Mid-Prairie girls’ basketball team opens their season on Monday and heading in their coach feels they’ll have more depth this season.

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Pride Scrimmages new this year

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 8:08 am

The state is allowing schools to put on what is being termed Pride Scrimmages with a portion of proceeds going to help the Iowa Hall of Pride.

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Demon girls to open season Monday

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 8:11 am

The Washington Demon girls basketball team is in their second week of practices as they get ready to open the season Monday night in Eddyville.

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Area basketball teams to play in M-P Jamboree

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 8:04 am

Mid-Prairie will be putting on their Girls’ Basketball Jamboree on Friday. Five area schools will head over to take part in the scrimmage.

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Class A District 5 All-District Team announced

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 7:26 am

The All-District Team for Class A District 5 has been released and sixteen area kids received first team honors.

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Solon, Regina advance to state title games

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 7:25 am

The team that ended up the district champs in the Demons’ district, will be playing for the state championship.

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Volleyball State Champs

Posted: Monday, November 15th, 2010 at 7:30 am

The state volleyball champions were crowned over the weekend in Cedar Rapids.

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Regina, Solon in action today in 2A and 3A semis

Posted: Monday, November 15th, 2010 at 7:29 am

The high school football playoffs resume today with 2A and 3A games being played in the UNI-Dome.

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North Tama beats WACO in semifinal

Posted: Saturday, November 13th, 2010 at 8:56 am

The WACO Warriors saw their season end yesterday in the UNI-Dome. Fourth ranked WACO was taking on 3rd North Tama in the Class A semifinal.

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State vb champs will be crowned today

Posted: Saturday, November 13th, 2010 at 8:54 am

It’s state championship day for high school volleyball in Iowa.

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Keota School District Looking at Finances

Posted: Saturday, November 13th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Keota Community School District Board of education met on Thursday and one of their main focuses was on finances. Superintendent Mark Schneider says business manager Cindy Stagee reviewed with the board the current state of the district saying that Keota along with other school districts was hit hard last year in the state budget cut. He says she also told the board about some of the things that the district has been trying to do to become more efficient. Schneider says the board also discussed the education jobs fund, taking a wait and see approach if they needed the money later in the year.

Warriors set to face Redhawks in the dome

Posted: Friday, November 12th, 2010 at 7:03 am

The WACO Warriors play in semifinal action today in the Iowa high school football playoffs. The Warriors face the North Tama Redhawks. WACO is ranked fourth in the state and North Tama is ranked third.

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Mepo moves on at state

Posted: Friday, November 12th, 2010 at 7:01 am

At the volleyball state tournament one Super Conference school advanced, the other lost a five set match.

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Bean, Hollan receive recognition from coaches association

Posted: Thursday, November 11th, 2010 at 8:18 am

The Iowa Association of Track Coaches has released their coach of the year awards and two area coaches received district coach of the year honors.

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Harris Valpo bound to play golf

Posted: Thursday, November 11th, 2010 at 8:15 am

Another Demon is signing a letter of intent to become a college athlete.

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