Today's Local Sports

Demons and Wildcats Have Top-8 Finishers

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 8:08 am

The girls’ track and field state indoor championships were held yesterday at the UNI Dome in Cedar Falls and two area participants finished the indoor season strong in their respective events with top-eight finishes.

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Girls’ Indoor Season Concludes Today

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 8:00 am

The girls’ indoor track season wraps up for a couple of area schools today as Columbus Community and Highland head to UNI for the Dickinson Relays.

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Highland Boys’ Track at Dickinson Relays Tonight

Posted: Monday, March 19th, 2012 at 7:35 am

The Highland boys track team heads to UNI for the Dickinson relays today as they wrap up their indoor season.  

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Youth Baseball Signup Going On

Posted: Monday, March 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Y is holding registrations for spring baseball.  

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Demon Athletic Facilities A Work In Progress

Posted: Saturday, March 17th, 2012 at 10:00 am

Track and field, golf, and soccer are about to get into full swing around the state of Iowa and the Washington Demons have had to make alternate plans as their facilities go through and upgrade.

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Sub-State Teams and PoY Named

Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 at 7:21 am

The All Sub-State teams in boys’ basketball have been announced along with each classes Player of the Year with several area players garnering postseason honors.

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CVC Forced to Make Changes

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2012 at 7:15 am

The Cedar Valley Conference is being forced by state officials to make changes that will affect the 2013-2014 seasons. 

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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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