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Area Games Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 at 8:14 am

Boy-Girl Doubleheaders
IMS @ WACO
Columbus @ Lone Tree
Montezuma @ Keota
Winfield-Mount Union @ Pekin
Highland @ Wapello

Mid-Prairie boys open basketball sesaon tonight

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2009 at 8:21 am

The Mid-Prairie boys basketball team kicks off their season tonight on the road against Williamsburg. Mid-Prairie Head Coach Don Showalter says heading in they’ll miss a few kids with Christian Boehmer, Micah Berg, and Cody Bontrager out with acl injuries. Showalter says in terms of returners Tanner Miller will be key along with Kaleb Duwa, Mark Aldeman, Dylan Hochstetler, and Michael Aldeman. As for the Williamsburg Raiders they are coached by former Mid-Prairie assistant Dave Schlabaugh and have all-state guard Chad Malloy back for his senior season. The Golden Hawks play at Williamsburg tonight and come to Washington for a boy-girl doubleheader tomorrow.

Lone Tree basketball teams are at Olin

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2009 at 8:14 am

Lone Tree boys will also kick off their season tonight as they travel to take on Olin. This is a boy-girl doubleheader but the girls have already started their season. They lost a tight game to Highland last Tuesday. The rest of the Super Conference boys teams open the season tomorrow night.

Meanwhile, the Sigourney Savage girls basketball team goes on the road tonight for their second game of the season. The Savages will face Belle Plaine.

Demons start season with win

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 8:01 am

The Demons girls basketball team started their season with a road win over Ottumwa. The Demons won 69-55.

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Shepherd, Anding win Jingle Bell Run

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 7:59 am

The 3rd Annual Jingle Bell Run was held in downtown Washington last night. Organizer Steve Roth says they had just over a hundred take part.

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Demon girls at Ottumwa tonight

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 8:18 am

The ninth ranked Washington Demon girls basketball team opens their season tonight on the road taking on 4A Ottumwa. Last year the Demons beat Ottumwa in Washington 49-27.

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Jingle Bell Run tonight

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 8:17 am

The 3rd Annual Jingle Bell 5k Run is tonight starting in downtown Washington.

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Demon volleyball coach starting club team

Posted: Thursday, November 26th, 2009 at 8:02 am

The Washington Demon volleyball program has some big plans over the off season.

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Savage girls basketball team ready for season

Posted: Thursday, November 26th, 2009 at 8:01 am

The Sigourney girls basketball team opened their season Tuesday night, and as they come into the season they do so with two big players underneath.

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Demon football player makes All-State

Posted: Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 at 8:30 am

The All-State Football Teams are out and one Washington Demon was among those receiving the high honor of being included.

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Highland comes back to beat Lone Tree

Posted: Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 at 8:19 am

The Highland Huskies were hosting rival Lone Tree to kick off the season and it was a pretty high scoring game for a first game.

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WACO gets out early on Columbus

Posted: Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 at 8:18 am

The WACO Warriors girls basketball team opened their season with a win over Columbus 58-30. WACO had a double digit lead most of the night. Angela Davis led the Warriors with 14 points and Ellie Lutusky had 12 points.

WMU holds off IMS

Posted: Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 at 8:12 am

Winfield-Mount Union girls beat IMS 51-38.

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Savages beat E-V

Posted: Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 at 8:11 am

The Sigourney Savage girls basketball team opened with a win over English Valleys.

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Mid-Prairie beats West Liberty to start season

Posted: Tuesday, November 24th, 2009 at 8:16 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks opened their season with a road win last night. The Golden Hawks beat West Liberty 35-28.

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Several girls basketball teams kickoff season tonight

Posted: Tuesday, November 24th, 2009 at 8:14 am

The Highland girls basketball team opens their season hosting rival Lone Tree. Meanwhile IMS travels to Winfield to take on Winfield-Mount Union. It’s the opener for IMS, Winfield-Mount Union started their season with a win over West Liberty Friday. Sigourney opens their season tonight hosting English Valleys. Keota plays Tri-County in Keota. This is the second game for Keota, they lost to BGM Friday.

Demon boys at Jamboree tonight

Posted: Tuesday, November 24th, 2009 at 8:09 am

The Demon boys have their dress rehearsal tonight. They will be at the Mid-Prairie Jamboree.

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Golden Hawk girls kick off season tonight

Posted: Monday, November 23rd, 2009 at 8:01 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls basketball team kicks off their season on the road tonight taking on West Liberty. Golden Hawk Head Coach Marc Pennington says they are very young with only three returning letter winners Renita Miller, Erin Cayton, and Brittnee Stumpf .

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State football championships

Posted: Monday, November 23rd, 2009 at 8:00 am

Over the weekend the high school football season wrapped up with championship games being played in the UNI-Dome. This season saw two repeat champions and one rematch from last year’s final game.

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8-man, A, and 4A Football Champs

Posted: Saturday, November 21st, 2009 at 8:02 am

In the UNI-Dome yesterday, there was one tight championship football game, and two runaways for the most part.

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