Today's Local Sports

IMS Cross Country Continues Preparations for Season

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

For long time Iowa Mennonite School cross country coach Marty Gingerich, the late start for the season is good for his young runners.

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Highland Girls’ Cross Country Team Short on Numbers

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

This year’s Highland Huskies girls’ cross country team will fall short of fielding a full squad this season.

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Mid-Prairie Football Gets Ready For Season

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

For Mid-Prairie football coach Pete Cavanagh it’s been a busy few weeks.

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Demon Football Set to Scrimmage Rockets

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

Sophomore Ryan Reighard (red jersey) lines up to receive the snap during Demon football practice last week. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

With the first game of the season just one week away, the Washington Demon football team will hit the road for their final regular season tune up.

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Kral Sisters End Playing Time Together

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

While Mid-Prairie softball player Amber Kral has made a verbal commitment to play at Minnesota State University following graduation, her sister, Chelsea, who graduated this year, will be playing next season at Mt. Mercy University in Cedar Rapids.

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Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Mid-Prairie’s Amber Kral as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Amber.

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Area Volleyball Teams Competing in Scrimmage at Sigourney

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Washington head volleyball coach Julliana Berg looks on as the Demons compete against the Keota Eagles in the 29th annual Washington Demon Varsity Volleyball Classic last October. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

The fall sports season officially begins next week, but several KCII area volleyball teams are getting a chance to simulate competition this evening in Sigourney.

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Columbus Boys’ Cross Country Sees Numbers Expand

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A good working relationship with the school’s wrestling program has helped increase the number of athletes on the Columbus Wildcat boys cross country team this fall.

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Sigourney Cross Country Sets Big Goals

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The cross country program at Sigourney continues to grow.

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WMU Boys’ Cross Country Returns Pair of Top 50 State Finishers

Posted: Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A pair of top 50 finishers in last year’s Class 1A state race highlight the returners for the Winfield Mount Union Wolves cross country team.

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Mid-Prairie Softball Player Names College Choice

Posted: Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie softball player Amber Krall has made a verbal commitment to play softball at Minnesota State University in Mankato, an NCAA division II school.

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Veterans Return for Winfield-Mt. Union Special Teams

Posted: Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 at 7:00 am

For Winfield-Mt. Union football coach Scott McCarty you can’t emphasize special teams play enough.

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Sexton Returns to Highland Boys’ Cross Country Team

Posted: Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 at 7:00 am

By all indications, senior Keiffer Sexton is set to build on an impressive junior campaign for the Highland Huskies boys cross country.

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Bows and Bullets Club Searching for Adults to Help with Gun Safety

Posted: Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 at 7:01 am

A Washington County shooting sports organization is looking for adults interested in teaching future generations proper gun safety.

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IMS Volleyball Looks to Improve

Posted: Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Iowa Mennonite School volleyball coach Shannon Miller is looking for improvement from her team this year.

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Rath Returns as Highland’s Punter

Posted: Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 at 7:00 am

When it came to changing field position last season, very few were better in Class 1A District 6 than Highland Huskies junior Chase Rath.

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IMS Cross Country Works Hard for Improvement

Posted: Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Iowa Mennonite School cross country coach Marty Gingerich has two runners returning this year.

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Demon Cross Country Returns Two All-Conference Runners

Posted: Monday, August 17th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Another season of Washington Demon cross country is underway.

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Winfield-Mt. Union Kicking Game Returns Some Experience

Posted: Monday, August 17th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The return of his all-state punter gives Winfield-Mt. Union coach Scott McCarty some experience in his kicking game for the upcoming season.

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Columbus Football Could Attempt Field Goals in 2015

Posted: Monday, August 17th, 2015 at 7:00 am

During the last four seasons, the Columbus Wildcats football team didn’t attempt a single field goal.

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