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Demon Girls’ Soccer Wins Home Finale

Posted: Saturday, May 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Kristen Barber dribbles the ball into their offensive box Friday evening against Columbus. The Demons won the match 3-1, avenging a 3-2 overtime loss to the Wildcats on April 7. Photo by KCII’s Sally Hart.

Getting a chance to right an early season wrong, the Washington Demon girls’ soccer team (3-10 overall) closed their home schedule on a good note.

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Washington’s Marek Wins 100, 200 Meter Dashes at Regional Meet

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 9:10 am

Washington’s Kenzi Marek (right) hands the baton off to teammate Amber Salow during the sprint medley relay event at Thursday’s district meet in Mount Pleasant. The team of Marek, Salow, Macy Marek and Morgan Kimball qualified for the state meet after posting a time of 1:53.31.

One Washington senior is advancing her high school athletic career at the top meet in the state after her performance Thursday evening in Mount Pleasant.

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Washington Boys’ Track Athletes Qualify for State Meet

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 9:00 am

Washington’s Ethan Hansen (right) prepares to hand off the baton to Bryce Rickey during the 4×200 competition at Thursday’s district meet. The group of Hansen, Ricky, Kyle Schindler, and Gage Redlinger placed second in the meet with a time of 1:33.99, qualifying the group for the state track meet.

The 2015 high school track season will continue next week for a handful of Washington boys’ track athletes.

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Area Boys Qualify for State Track Meet

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 7:02 am

Lone Tree’s Jovonte Squiers attempting a jump in Wayland Thursday. Squiers took first place in the long jump to qualify for state. Photo by KCII’s Andrew Jones

With rainy conditions in the area several KCII area boy track athletes qualified for state in the district track meets in Wayland and Tipton yesterday.

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KCII Area Girls Qualify for State Track and Field Meet

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 7:01 am

On a cool, rainy day several KCII area athletes qualified for the state track meet at the regional track meets in Wayland and Tipton yesterday.

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Washington Boys’ Golf Advances to District Tournament

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Overcoming bad outings from their two most consistent golfers, the Washington Demon boys’ golf team found a way to extend their season into next week.

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SEISC Conference Soccer Tournament Kicks off

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The boys’ soccer teams of the Southeast Iowa Super Conference battle for league supremacy over the next two days.

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Demon Girls’ Golfers Participating in Final Triangular

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 7:00 am

One of the final regular season girls golf meet of the year takes place this afternoon for the champions of the Southeast Conference.

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Demon Girls’ Soccer Paired with IC Regina in Regional Opener

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Alexis Evans attempts to steal the ball away from Fort Madison’s Emma Rose. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

Regional soccer brackets have been released by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union (IGHSAU) and the Washington Demon girls’ soccer team (2-9 overall;1-5 Southeast) faces a stout opponent in the first round.

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Mid-Prairie to Face Off Columbus in Postseason

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls’ soccer team (4-5) now knows who they will be playing in the first round of the postseason.

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Conference Slide Continues for Demon Soccer

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The struggles inside the Southeast Conference continued Thursday evening for the Washington Demon boys’ soccer team.

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Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, May 14th, 2015 at 12:01 pm

KCII Sports has selected Washington senior archer Kyle Basten as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Basten.

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Demon Track Teams Compete in District Meet

Posted: Thursday, May 14th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Dreams of competing in next week’s state track meet could come true tonight for members of Washington’s track teams.

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Washington Boys’ Golf Competing in Sectional Tournament

Posted: Thursday, May 14th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Washington’s Derek Anding hits a shot during last Saturday’s Washington Invitational Golf Tournament. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

The road to the state tournament begins this morning for the Washington Demon boys’ golf squad.

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Demons Attempt to End Conference Losing Streak Versus Panthers

Posted: Thursday, May 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Alex Lopez heads the ball out of his defensive box on Monday versus Fort Madison. With their 6-2 loss on Monday, Washington has now lost eight straight  Southeast Conference games, including the last three meetings versus Fort Madison. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

Hard to believe it was just one year ago the Washington Demon boys’ soccer team (3-7 overall; 0-6 Southeast) had clinched a share of the Southeast Conference title.

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Washington Tries to Stop Another Scoreless Streak

Posted: Thursday, May 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Kayla Schindler winds up  for a penalty kick on Monday against Fort Madison. The Demons have been kept off the scoreboard during the last three games with Schindler scoring the team’s last goal on April 30.

Offensive struggles aren’t a new thing for the Washington Demon girls’ soccer team (2-9 overall;1-5 Southeast), but a recent cold stretch to start the month of May has magnified the situation.

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Washington Girls’ Golf Earns Conference Title, Three All-Conference Honors

Posted: Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Playing against the top golfers in the Southeast Conference, the Washington Demon girls’ golf squad proved to be the best of the bunch.

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Golden Hawks Have Tough Showing in Solon

Posted: Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 7:00 am

On a breezy cool day, the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys’ golf team teed off at Solon yesterday in a River Valley Conference meet that consisted of all 13 teams in the conference.

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Mid-Prairie Heads to Muscatine for Conference Golf Meet

Posted: Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 7:00 am

With the golf season dwindling down the Mid-Prairie girls’ golf team has just one meet left before sectionals as they travel to Muscatine for the River Valley Conference Meet.

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Demon Boys’ Golf Takes Second Place at the Conference Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The 2015 Southeast Conference golf tournament revealed a few surprises for the Washington boys’ golf team.

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