Today's Local Sports

Demon boys steamroll Bloodhounds

Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 8:36 am

In the boys game, it was all Demons despite some outside shooting struggles in the first. The Demons led 12-2 after one went up 24-5 in the second quarter and at halftime led 38-9. Washington wins 66-26.

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Highland over Danville

Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 8:30 am

Highland girls beat Danville 54-50. The Huskies had three girls score in double figures and nearly had five.

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Mid-Prairie Girls beat Clippers

Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie girls basketball team started the second part of the season on the right foot with a win over Clear Creek-Amana. The Golden Hawks won 37-29.

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Hawkeyes meet Georgia Tech in Orange Bowl

Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 8:23 am

Iowa Hawkeyes face the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the Fed-Ex Orange Bowl.

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IMS starts second part of season with win

Posted: Monday, January 4th, 2010 at 8:08 am

The fourth ranked IMS boys basketball team began the second part of the season with a win at home over Morning Star Academy.

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Demons host Bloodhounds tonight

Posted: Monday, January 4th, 2010 at 8:05 am

The Washington Demons return to the floor tonight as they host Fort Madison for a conference doubleheader. Both Demon teams are unbeaten in conference play so far with wins over Fairfield and Keokuk.

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Columbus girls edge out Wapello

Posted: Monday, January 4th, 2010 at 8:04 am

The Columbus girls basketball team got their second win of the season taking on Wapello.

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IMS hosting Morning Star today

Posted: Saturday, January 2nd, 2010 at 7:32 am

The IMS boys basketball team returns to the floor this evening as they host Morning Star Academy out of Benttendorf.

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Demons back in actions Monday

Posted: Saturday, January 2nd, 2010 at 7:30 am

The Washington Demon basketball teams will start the second part of their season on Monday.

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Lions look to make adjustments during break

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 7:40 am

The Lone Tree Lions had their list of things to work on during the holiday break, and one of the biggest is shot selection.

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Cindy Tisor Bowl-A-Thon coming

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 7:38 am

The Washington USBC Association is putting on the Cindy Tisor Memorial Bowl-A-Thon.

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Top sports stories of 2009

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 8:18 am

This is New Years Eve and on this last day of 2009, we would like to remember some of the big sports stories from around the area.

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Prep track and field post season sites released

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 8:15 am

The high school track and field season pretty far off but the state has already released the sites for district/regional meets. The meets are essentially the qualifying meet for state, the boys call it districts and the girls call it regionals.

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Deadline to sign up for adult b-ball league tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 8:12 am

The deadline to register for the Washington Community Y’s adult basketball league is tomorrow. League games will be played Sundays starting January 10th.

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Holiday breaks have been good for Golden Hawk girls

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 8:07 am

The Mid-Prairie girls basketball team is 1-6 at the holiday break, but their head coach says historically the holiday break has been good to them.

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Demon Dash set for April

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 8:05 am

The Demon Dash for Cash is scheduled to be run again this spring. The event aims to raise money for the Washington Community School District.

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IMS fourth and unbeaten at the break

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 8:16 am

The IMS boys basketball team went into the holiday break undefeated and ranked number four in the state, but even with their success, they are still in the evaluation period. IMS reached the state semifinals last year and ended up third in the state, but lost two key seniors in Jesse Ney and Danny Hershberger. IMS is 6-0 after the first part of the season and Head Coach Dwight Gingerich says they continue to look at improvement and look to figure out exactly what everyone’s role will be. They do return to the court Saturday, the day after New Years, to play Morning Star Academy which is starting up a basketball program. IMS was granted by the state permission to play a 22nd game to help fill Morning Star’s schedule.

Orange Bowl date prompts school sports schedule changes

Posted: Saturday, December 26th, 2009 at 7:56 am

With the Iowa Hawkeyes playing Georgia Tech in the Orange Bowl January 5th, several area schools have made adjustments to their activities schedules.

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YMCA adult basketball league forming

Posted: Saturday, December 26th, 2009 at 7:55 am

The Washington Community Y will have an adult basketball league starting up at the beginning of the year and the deadline to register is fast approaching.

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Three area teams in the boys basketball rankings

Posted: Thursday, December 24th, 2009 at 8:20 am

In the latest boys basketball rankings, there are a few area schools included.

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