Today's Local Sports

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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2A Boys’ Basketball State Tournament Update

Posted: Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 at 8:27 am

Tuesday’s action at Wells Fargo Arena featured two upsets in the final two first round games in class 2A.

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Demons’ Greiner Named 2nd-Team All-State

Posted: Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 at 8:00 am

The Iowa Girls Coaches Association has released their All-State teams and Washington’s Sydney Greiner was named 2nd-Team All-State in class 3A.

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IMS Falls in State Tournament

Posted: Monday, March 5th, 2012 at 3:48 pm

The sixth-seeded IMS boys’ basketball team lost to three-seed Boyden-Hull 64-44 in the first round of the class 1A state basketball tournament to finish their season with a record of 22-5, the second-straight season IMS has lost in the quarterfinals.

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IMS vs. Boyden-Hull Preview

Posted: Monday, March 5th, 2012 at 8:25 am

The IMS boys’ basketball team gets set to play in the opening round of the class 1A state tournament Monday at 2:00 against Boyden-Hull.

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SICL Releases Boys’ and Girls’ All-Conference Teams

Posted: Monday, March 5th, 2012 at 8:23 am

The boys and girls all-conference basketball teams were announced over the weekend by the South Iowa Cedar League and both area schools, Keota and Sigourney, had several honorees.

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Girls State Tournament Wrapup

Posted: Sunday, March 4th, 2012 at 7:10 am

On Saturday, Assumption won their second-straight class 3A state title with a 59-32 win over previously unbeaten MOC-Floyd Valley while in class 4A, Iowa City West held off Ankeny in overtime for their first state title by a final of 61-54.

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IGHSAU Releases All-District Teams, Three Area Players Honored

Posted: Friday, March 2nd, 2012 at 8:28 am

The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union has released All-District basketball teams from each of the four classes in the state and two girls from Washington and one from Winfield-Mt. Union were honored.

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Cedar Valley All-Conference Team

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2012 at 7:47 am

The boys’ all-conference team was announced by the Cedar Valley Conference and after an atypical 5-19 season, Mid-Prairie did not have a player make the first team.

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SEC All-Conference Wrestlers

Posted: Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 at 8:48 am

The top wrestlers in each weight class in the Southeast Conference was released and while the Demons finished second in the conference standings (3-1) they had just one wrestler garner All-Conference honors while two sophomores were named to the second team.

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Demons’ Kimball & Steele Named 1st-Team All-SEC

Posted: Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 at 8:25 am

Two Washington senior boys’ basketball players join four other Southeast Conference seniors named to the 1st-Team All-Conference team.

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Demons’ Greiner/Vittetoe Named 1st-Team All-Conference

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 at 8:02 am

The Southeast Conference has released their All-Conference selections and two of the six 1st-team members are from Washington.

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Boys Class 3A State Pairings Set

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 at 7:45 am

Demon Southeast Conference foe Mount Pleasant improved to 23-1 and advanced to the state tournament with a 72-40 win over Centerville last night.

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SEI Super Conference All-Conference Teams

Posted: Monday, February 27th, 2012 at 8:17 am

The Southeast Iowa Super Conference has released it’s All-Conference basketball teams for the north and south divisions.

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