Today's Local Sports

Mount Pleasant, IMS, Keota in boys rankings

Posted: Tuesday, December 8th, 2009 at 8:42 am

The first AP Iowa Prep Boys’ Basketball Rankings are out and one Southeast Conference school and a few area schools are in.

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Thornton headed to Indian Hills for volleyball

Posted: Tuesday, December 8th, 2009 at 8:41 am

A Washington Demon volleyball player will be playing at the next level next season. Senior Jonte Thornton is going to play at Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa.

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Demons girls look strong against Rockets

Posted: Monday, December 7th, 2009 at 8:17 am

The Washington Demon girls basketball team won big over Eddyville-Blakesburg on Saturday. The Demons opened on a 27-0 run in the first quarter and led 32-5 at halftime.

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Demons get road win at Durant

Posted: Saturday, December 5th, 2009 at 10:26 am

The Washington Demons boys basketball team was on the road last night taking on Durant and the Demons overcame a slow first quarter to win big.

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Area Basketball Scores

Posted: Saturday, December 5th, 2009 at 10:23 am

Girls
Wilton 47 Mid-Prairie 46
WACO 27 Winfield-Mount Union 20
Highland 50 Columbus 27
Lone Tree 49 Mediapolis 45
Louisa-Muscatine 49 IMS 18
Pekin 45 Wapello 34
North Mahaska 48 Sigourney 45
Keota 34 English Valleys 19

Boys
WACO 59 Winfield-Mount Union 43
IMS 68 Louisa-Muscatine 33
Mediapolis 57 Lone Tree 47
Highland 66 Columbus 64 2OT
Mount Pleasant 78 Fairfield 39

Demons split at triangular

Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 at 8:28 am

The Demon wrestlers split at their triangular at Highland last night. The Demons beat Highland 70-12 and lost to Louisa-Muscatine in a close on 33-30.

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Demons still nine, Savages enter rankings

Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 at 8:20 am

The latest girls basketball ranking has the Demons still at number nine in 3A. Bishop Heelan is one, followed by Waukon, and Davenport Assumption at number three.

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Demons head to Durant

Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 at 8:17 am

The Washington Demon boys are on the road playing Durant. The Demons beat Durant in Washington last year 67-51.

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Tonight’s basketball schedule

Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 at 8:14 am

Girls:
Wilton @ Mid-Prairie

Boy-Girl Doubleheaders
Louisa-Muscatine @ IMS
Winfield-Mount Union @ WACO
Mediapolis @ Lone Tree
Highland @ Columbus
English Valleys @ Keota
North Mahaska @ Sigourney

Demon wrestlers open season with Highland, L&M

Posted: Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 at 8:15 am

The Washington Demon wrestling team opens their season on the road in Highland tonight as they face Highland and Louisa-Muscatine. Demon Head Coach Brent Van Weelden says they have quite a few returners

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Gingerich nominated for national award

Posted: Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 at 8:14 am

An area basketball coach is being considered for a national award. IMS Boys Head Coach Dwight Gingerich is one of 18 Iowa coaches nominated for the 2010 National Coach/Athletic Director of the Year.

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Demon girls win big

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 8:25 am

It was Senior Night in Washington as the Demon boys and girls hosted Mid-Prairie. Because the girls the last two season have had bad luck with snow and senior nights, they decided to take care of it right out of the gates so they didn’t risk a repeat.

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Demon boys hold off Mid-Prairie comeback

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 8:24 am

In the boys game, Washington the Demons built a good lead but had to hold off a Mid-Prairie second half charge.

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Area Girls Games

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 8:20 am

WACO 56 IMS 30
Lone Tree 49 Columbus 45
Keota 38 Montezuma 22
Highland 61 Wapello 34
Sigourney 53 HLV 26
Pekin 41 Winfield-Mount Union 17

Area Boys Games

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 8:18 am

IMS 55 WACO 48
Lone Tree 65 Columbus 50
Keota 52 Montezuma 36

Raiders beat Mid-Prairie boys

Posted: Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 at 8:38 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys basketball team opened on the road taking on Williamsburg a former conference foe.

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Demon boys host Mid-Prairie to open season

Posted: Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 at 8:37 am

For the Demon boys it is their opener tonight. Head Coach Bryce Smeins looking at this year’s squad they have two strong seniors in Alex Vogel and Issac Gardner who have been starters since their sophomore year.

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Lone Tree boys start with win

Posted: Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 at 8:17 am

The Lone Tree boys started their season with a road win over Olin 61-48. For Lone Tree freshman Bryan Forbes had 15, Trey Forbes had 12 and Quinn Rayner put in 8.

The Lone Tree girls were at Lisbon and it was Lisbon winning 55-48.

Sigourney girls beat Belle Plaine 57-28.

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.